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Archive for February 23rd, 2019

IOK authorities flayed for stopping ads to two English dailies

February 23, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, February 23, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the authorities have stopped advertisements to two English dailies, Greater Kashmir and Kashmir Reader. The Kashmir Editors Guild (KEG), condemning the stopping of advertisements to the dailies by the authorities, has decided …

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Shutdown in Srinagar parts against arrests

February 23, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, February 23, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, shutdown was observed in parts of Srinagar, today, following the arrest of dozens of Hurriyat leaders and activists by Indian troops during an ongoing massive crackdown across the territory.

Business establishments were …

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Delhi court defers bail plea hearing of Shabbir Shah till April 2

February 23, 2019 | General, Official News

New Delhi, February 23, 2019 (PPI-OT): A Delhi court, today, deferred the hearing on the bail plea of illegally detained senior APHC leader and the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Democratic Freedom Party, Shabbir Ahmed Shah, till April 2. The …

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JRL calls shutdown tomorrow against arrests, assault on 35

February 23, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, February 23, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik has called for complete shutdown in the territory, tomorrow, against India’s arbitrary measures like mass arrest, …

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Family members of youth arrested in India hold demo

February 23, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, February 23, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the family members of a youth arrested in Deoband town of Saharanpur, yesterday, staged a protest in Srinagar, today, to demand his release. Uttar Pradesh police had on Friday claimed that Shahnawaz …

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JKPM delegation reviews woes of stranded Kashmiri passengers

February 23, 2019 | General, Official News

Jammu, February 23, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, a delegation of Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Movement (JKPM) led by its Chairman, Mir Shahid Saleem, visited different parts of Jammu city and reviewed the difficulties of the stranded Kashmiri passengers. The …

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Roundtable in Brussels on victims’ evidence on HR violation

February 23, 2019 | General, Official News

Brussels, February 23, 2019 (PPI-OT): The European Union and South Asia Centre for Peace and Human Rights (SACFPHR) organised a roundtable on the victims’ evidence on gross human rights violations as articulated in the UN report and the formation of …

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APHC-AJK holds seminar in Islamabad

February 23, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, February 23, 2019 (PPI-OT):The All Parties Hurriyat Conference Azad Jammu and Kashmir (APHC-AJK) chapter, today, held a seminar in Islamabad with its Convener, Syed Abdullah Gilani in chair. The seminar was held in connection with the completion of 28 …

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Over 200 people arrested in massive crackdown

February 23, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, February 23, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Indian police and troops have launched a massive crackdown arresting over 200 pro-freedom people including the JKLF Chairman, Muhammad Yasin Malik, and the Ameer of Jamaat-e-Islami of the territory, Dr Abdul Hameed …

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Pakistan Navy and UAE Navy conducted Bilateral Exercise NASL AL BAHR

February 23, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, February 23, 2019 (PPI-OT):Pakistan Navy flotilla comprising Pakistan Navy ships TARIQ and HIMMAT visited Abu Dhabi to participate in International Defence Exhibition (IDEX) / Naval Defence Exhibition (NAVDEX) and Bilateral Exercise NASL AL BAHR.

IDEX/ NAVDEX-19 is one of …

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Over 3,500 Kashmiri students studying in India returned: PSAJK

February 23, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, February 23, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, at least 3,500 Kashmiri students, studying in different colleges and universities of India, have returned to the Valley while more than 250 students are stuck in mosques of Jammu. The Chairman of …

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Attacks on Kashmiris in India evoke more condemnation

February 23, 2019 | General, Official News

Srinagar, February 23, 2019 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, the illegally detained Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF), Muhammad Yasin Malik, and other Hurriyat leaders and organizations have denounced the attacks on Kashmiris across India and described it a …

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