Srinagar, January 12 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, Hurriyat organizations have warned that Narendra Modi’s muscular and undemocratic policies pose a serious threat to peace and security in South Asia urging the world to stand up against rising Hindutva tide and repression in IIOJK.

The Hurriyat organizations including Tehreek-e-Hurriyat Jammu and Kashmir, Jammu and Kashmir Peoples League and Young Mens League in their separate statements in Srinagar said muzzling Kashmiris’ voice through military might is Modi’s brand of democracy, particularly in Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir. They, however, maintained that the volume of arrests of political leaders and activists by Indian forces in the territory testifies the fact that the Kashmiris are prepared for a long and arduous fight for the restoration of their rights. The statements said Modi’s despotism has transformed India into a fascist state. »

Read More... | Comment

Jammu, January 12 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Association (JKPA) has said that Shopian fake encounter has proven how life of a Kashmiri is cheap for Indian occupational troops.

In a statement issued in Jammu, JKPA Chairman Aquib Wani said, the chargesheet of police authorities shows that Indian Army officers killed three innocent and unarmed boys for a cash reward of Rs 2 million which is highly shameful, unethical and immoral. “It is incumbent upon world bodies to take it seriously as it poses a great threat to life and security of Kashmiris,” he demanded. »

Read More... | Comment

Altaf Wani

Years-long violence, bloodshed, and mayhem has left Kashmiris completely devastated. The impact of the violence is so deep and widespread that there exists no family in Kashmir today that has not been affected by the silent war imposed on them by the Indian state. The deadly war going on unabated in the region for over the past 31 years has left undeletable imprints on the Kashmiris’ collective memory who have been reeling under the brutal Indian occupation for the past 73-years. »

Read More... | Comment

#UndemocraticIndia

Blood and Soil in Narendra Modi's India | The New YorkerSrinagar, January 12 (KMS): Narendra Modi-led fascist Indian government is pushing to the wall even those Kashmiri political parties who have remained collaborators of New Delhi in the past.

An analytical report released by Kashmir Media Service, today, said, muzzling Kashmiris’ voice through military might is Modi’s brand of democracy, particularly in Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir. »

Read More... | Comment

Mirpur (AJK), January 12 (KMS): Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) President, Sardar Masood Khan, unequivocally stated on Tuesday that India’s dream of turning the territory of Jammu and Kashmir into Hindu Rashtra would never materialize as the Kashmiri people are determined to continue their struggle for freedom and the right of self-determination till the last drop of their blood.

He made these remarks while addressing as a keynote speaker, a webinar on “Marginalization of Kashmiris in the illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir by Indian Government”, organized by the Islamabad Policy Research Institute (IPRI), AJK President office said. »

Read More... | Comment

Islamabad, January 12 (KMS): Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has that said India was supporting terrorist activities in Pakistan and thus posed a serious threat to the region’s peace.

In a statement, the Foreign Minister called upon the international community to take notice of India’s constant attempts to undermine peace in the region.

Qureshi said India was playing the role of a spoiler in the Afghan peace process as it did not want peace and stability to prevail. »

Read More... | Comment

Islamabad, January 12 (KMS): Foreign Office has summoned a senior Indian diplomat in Islamabad today (Tuesday) to register Pakistan’s strong protest over ceasefire violations by the Indian occupation Forces along the Line of Control yesterday, resulting in serious injuries to a 10 year old boy.

In a statement, Foreign office spokesperson Zahid Hafeez Chaudhri, said due to indiscriminate and unprovoked firing by the Indian occupation forces in Nezapir Sectors of the LoC, a 10 year old Muhammad Zaheer s/o Muhammad Rafique, residents of Mohri village, sustained serious injuries. »

Read More... | Comment

New York, January 12 (KMS): An Indian newspaper withdrew a fake story about a recent “visit” of Lisa Curtis, an aide to US President Donald Trump, to the Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IIOJK) following a rebuke from Ms. Curtis.

The story in The Deccan Herald is accompanied by a photograph of Ms. Curtis, deputy assistant to the outgoing president and senior director for South and Central Asia on the National Security Council, standing next to an Indian official at the foot of a snow-covered hill, without identifying the location.

“This photo was taken in January 2017 before I joined the (Trump) administration,” Ms. Curtis chided the newspaper on the Twitter. “This journalist should’ve fact-checked”, she added. »

Read More... | Comment

Jammu, January 12 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, a policeman and his wife committed suicide in Jammu, today.

The couple was found hanging from a ceiling fan at their residence at Gadigarh area by their family members on Monday evening.

“Tarvinder Singh had returned from the duty on Monday evening and found that his wife namely Parmeet Kour was hanging from the hook of the ceiling fan,” said SDPO Gandhi Nagar PK Mangi. He brought down the body of his wife and hanged himself from the hook of the ceiling fan, added the SDPO.
He was posted with Advocate General of Government, DC Raina in Jammu. »

Read More... | Comment

Srinagar, January 12 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, People’s Democratic Party (PDP) President Mehbooba Mufti has said that the purpose of grand alliance, Peoples Alliance for Gupkar Declaration (PAGD), is not for petty electoral gains, but it exists for cause and purpose to restore IIOJK’s special status.

Mehbooba wrote on her twitter handle: “Amidst all the unnecessary speculations about PAGD, I’d like to make a few things absolutely clear. »

Read More... | Comment