2018 June 02 : AsiaNet-Pakistan

Archive for June 2nd, 2018

Fund-raising event for IOK pellet victims in New York

June 2, 2018 | General, Official News

New York, June 02, 2018 (PPI-OT): Young Kashmiris living in the US organised a fund-raising event in New York for the pellet victims of occupied Kashmir. The organisers held an Iftaar party, ‘A Kashmiri Iftaar’, with the aim to raise …

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Three CRPF men, civilian injured in Srinagar grenade attack

June 2, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, June 02, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, three Indian paramilitary Central Reserve Police Forces personnel were injured when unknown persons lobbed a grenade at them in Srinagar on Saturday. Grenade was lobbed at CRPF’s 82 battalion deployed in Fateh …

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Mourners subjected to force in Srinagar, dozens injured

June 2, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, June 02, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, dozens of people were injured when Indian troops and police personnel used brute force on the funeral of a martyred youth in Srinagar, today. The youth, Qaiser Butt, in a new tactic …

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Killing of Kashmiris for Indian forces continues despite ceasefire: JRL

June 2, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, June 02, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Joint Resistance Leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Mohammad Yasin Malik has strongly condemned the killing of another youth Qaiser Butt of Fateh Kadal by CRPF vehicle at …

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25 Kashmiris face life imprisonment in various jails

June 2, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, June 02, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, besides a large number of Hurriyat leaders and youth languishing in different jails, about 25 Kashmiri prisoners are facing life imprisonment in different jails in and outside the Valley. The 25 lifers …

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Raids, arrests create fear in south Kashmir

June 2, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, June 02, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, unrelenting nocturnal raids, arrests of youth, summons to the police stations and vandalisation of property by the Indian forces have left the people in South Kashmir in constant state of fear and …

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Killing of Qaiser Butt in Nowhata condemned

June 2, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, June 02, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leaders have condemned the killing of Qaiser Butt in Nowhata area by running over an armoured vehicle over a group of youth. The spokesman of Jammu and Kashmir Democratic Freedom Party …

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28 years of Khanyar massacre: Police seek sanction to prosecute culprits

June 2, 2018 | General, Official News

Srinagar, June 02, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, after 28 years, the Director General of Police (DGP), Kashmir, has forwarded the “Khanyar massacre” file to the Home Department of the territory for sanction to prosecute the accused in the case. …

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China Steps Up Uighur Crackdown During Ramadan

June 2, 2018 | General Business News

The government in China is further tightening its grip on minority groups in the Uighur Autonomous Region of Xinjiang during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan as it continues to use its deradicalization campaign to suppress local residents, Uighur leaders …

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NHMP stresses for launching countrywide awareness campaign on road safety

June 2, 2018 | Energy & Power

Road accidents are claiming unprecedentedly more lives than the terrorist incidents in the country annually touching the figures around 15,000 calling serious attention of the authorities concerned for some practical remedial steps.

Senior Superintendent Police of National Highways and Motorway …

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Modern travel facilities to be set up across country for promotion of tourism

June 2, 2018 | Medical / Health Care

New and modern travel facilities will be set up across the country including Gilgit-Baltistan and Islamabad for promotion of tourism in the country.

Managing Director Pakistan Tourism Corporation Chaudhry Abdul Ghafoor said that tourists' confidence had been restored and a …

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Parliamentary committee of KP meets in Peshawar tonight

June 2, 2018 | Energy & Power

The six members committee of the dissolved Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly meets in Peshawar tonight (Saturday) to develop a consensus on the nomination of Caretaker Chief Minister.

Speaker of the dissolved assembly formed the committee under Article 224A of the constitution …

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