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Wednesday, August 5th, 2020


Speakers lash out Indian Government for Human Rights Violations in IHK


DNA Islamabad: AUG 5 – The children of detained Kashmiri leadership of Indian-Held Kashmir (IHK), have termed the unjust Domicile Law and attempts on changing the demography of occupied territory as the most disturbing aspect of the occupation for the Kashmiri people. They shared these thoughts with the participants at online dialogue ‘One year of forced annexation of Kashmir; A longer tale of atrocities’ organized by the Sustainable Development Policy Institute (SDPI) here on Wednesday. Ms Ruwa Shah, student of cinema and TV in Turkey, who is daughter of Altaf Ahmed Shah;Read More

Zahid Hafeez Ch posted as new FO Spokesperson


ISLAMABAD, AUG 05 (DNA) – Zahid Hafeez Chaudhary has been appointed as Spokesperson at Foreign Office. Zahid Hafeez Chaudhry was serving as DG South Asia and SAARC. Notification for the appointment of a new Foreign Office spokesman is likely to be issued soon. Outgoing spokesperson Ms Aisha Farooqui is going for official training. It is pertinent here to mention that Senior diplomat Aisha Farooqui had been appointed as the new Spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) on July 19. Aisha Farooqui had become the third female to takeRead More

FM challenges Modi to visit AJK, allow Imran to Srinagar to test policies’ efficacy


ISLAMABAD, AUG 05 (DNA) – Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi Wednesday challenged Narendra Modi to address a public gathering in Azad Kashmir and allow Prime Minister Imran Khan in Srinagar to test the efficacy of his policies in Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir. “It has been a year of your policy enforced (in IIOJK). If you are confident enough, as foreign minister of Pakistan, I invite you to come and address Kashmiris in Muzaffarabad and see what kind of reception you receive. If you have courage and confidence, allowRead More

Women parliamentarians express unflinching support for Kashmiris


ISLAMABAD, AUG 05 (DNA) – A women parliamentary delegation Tuesday expressed unflinching and unwavering support to the Kashmiri people in their just struggle for the right to self-determination. They reiterated their commitment to raise voice for Kashmiri women at every key forum until they get freedom from Indian occupation. The delegation led by Parliamentary Secretary on Kashmir and Gilgit Baltistan Affairs Sobia Kamal shared these remarks during visit at Vocational Training Center, Thotha Refugee Camp, Muzaffarabad, to express solidarity with the families of Kashmiri refugees. Kashmiris must be given rightRead More

Nation completely rejected August 5 measures of India on IIOJK: Qureshi


ISLAMABAD, AUG 05 (DNA) – Minister for Foreign Affairs Shah Mehmood Qureshi Wednesday said the nation had wholeheartedly and completely rejected India’s August 5 measure of revoking special status of Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IIOJK). Speaking in the Senate during the special session on Kashmir on the occasion of Youm-e-Istehsal, he said India had lost the battle to win hearts and minds of Kashmiris and it caused damage of billions of rupees to the economy in Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IIOJK). He appreciated the opposition partiesRead More

Kashmir becomes focal point of world attention due to effective measures: PM


ISLAMABAD, AUG 05 (DNA) – Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that due to the effective measures taken by the incumbent government Kashmir has become the focal point of the world attention and the government will continue to raise the issue of Kashmir at every world forum. He was addressing a special session of the Azad Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly in Muzaffarabad today in connection with Youm-e-Istehsal Wednesday. The Prime Minister said Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi committed blunder on 5th of August last year. He said that ModiRead More