2019 February 02 : AsiaNet-Pakistan

Archive for February 2nd, 2019

Indian army not cooperating in civilians thrashing case

February 2, 2019 |

Srinagar, February 02, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, a report filed by the Ganderbal police and the deputy commissioner before the Human Rights Commission stated that Indian army was not cooperating in identification of soldiers involved in the abduction and …

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Concern expressed over political detainees’ plight in jails

February 2, 2019 |

Srinagar, February 02, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leader and the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Peoples League (JKPL), Mukhtar Ahmed Waza has expressed concern over the plight of Kashmiri political detainees and questioned the silence of human rights …

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UK rejects India’s request to disallow Kashmir event in London

February 2, 2019 |

New Delhi, February 02, 2019 (PPI-OT): The United Kingdom has said that it will not interfere in the proposed hosting of Pakistan-backed conference on Kashmir in British Parliament in London on Monday, February 04, on the eve of Kashmir Solidarity …

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India has moved from accusation to slander against Pakistan: Dr Nazir Gilani

February 2, 2019 |

Islamabad, February 02, 2019 (PPI-OT): The President of London-based Jammu and Kashmir Council for Human Rights (JKCHR), Dr Nazir Gilani, has said that India accused Pakistan of engineering a revolt in Kashmir in January 1948 and since 1990 New Delhi …

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Three dead as avalanche hits Pahalgam

February 2, 2019 |

Srinagar, February 02, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, three persons died after they were swept away along with a bulldozer they were in when an avalanche hit Pahalgam-Aru road. A bulldozer that was in the area to clear the road …

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So-called security beefed up in IOK ahead of Modi’s visit

February 2, 2019 |

Srinagar, February 02, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the authorities have beefed up the so-celled security measures in Srinagar and other areas ahead of Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi’s visit to the territory tomorrow (Sunday).

The occupation authorities have deployed …

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Indian defence budget increased to Rs 3.05 lakh crore

February 2, 2019 |

New Delhi, February 02, 2019 (PPI-OT): In order to further its military ambitions, India has set aside an outlay of Rs 3.05 lakh crore for the defence budget for 2019-20. Indian Minister for Finance and Corporate Affairs, Piyush Goyal, presenting …

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Journalistic fraternity rendered enormous sacrifices for democracy: Bilawal

February 2, 2019 |

Chairman Pakistan Peoples Party Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari has said that journalistic fraternity has rendered enormous sacrifices for democracy in the country that cannot be forgotten.

Addressing a ceremony at Karachi press club today (Saturday), he said media, civil society and political …

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PM terms recent rain spell, snowfall in country as special blessing of Allah Almighty

February 2, 2019 |

Prime Minister Imran Khan has termed the recent rain spell and snowfall in the country as a special blessing of Allah Almighty.

In a tweet today (Saturday), he said the rains and snowfall we have received are truly a blessing …

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PM terms recent rain spell, snowfall in country as special blessing of Allah Almighty

February 2, 2019 |

Prime Minister Imran Khan has termed the recent rain spell and snowfall in the country as a special blessing of Allah Almighty.

In a tweet today (Saturday), he said the rains and snowfall we have received are truly a blessing …

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Possible US Troop Exit Prompts Pakistan to Accelerate Afghan Border Fencing

February 2, 2019 |

GHULAM KHAN, PAKISTAN-AFGHAN BORDER Pakistan says a unilateral construction effort will have fenced off nearly half of its largely porous border with Afghanistan before the spring fighting season in the neighboring country. Military officials say the pace of the massive …

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