Srinagar, September 22 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, Kashmir Editors Guild has expressed anguish and pain over the brutal manhandling of journalist Aaqib Javed by Indian police, managing a cyber cell in Srinagar.

Aaqib, an accredited journalist, had been summoned over a story that was published by an on-line news portal in Delhi. The Guild said though the responsibility of the report published rests mostly with the publisher, the raw deal that Aaqib Javed got post-summoning does not suit any decision-maker. »

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Minister of State for External Affairs V Muraleedharan | TwitterNew Delhi, September 21 (KMS): India has said its professionals, who are mostly viewed by experts on Afghan affairs as operatives of Indian secret agencies in Afghanistan, have been attacked and kidnapped over the past 12 years.

Indian Minister of State for External Affairs V Muraleedharan, replying to a question in Lok Sabha, said, “Several Indians working in Afghanistan on various development projects have been attacked and kidnapped over the past 12 years.”

Although, the minister said the targeted Indians were engaged in development projects, while independent sources confirmed that most of them who were either attacked or abducted were associated with Indian intelligence agency, RAW and other agencies. »

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Nepal Redraws Political Map by Incorporating Three Disputed Areas With IndiaKathmandu, September 21 (KMS): India faced yet another embarrassment at the hands of relatively far small neighboring country, Nepal, after Kathmandu formally introduced to school curriculum its revised political map with strategically important areas, claimed by India, as the country’s part.

The Nepali Parliament on June 13, 2020, unanimously approved the new map of the country featuring the Lipulekh, Kalapani and Limpiyadhura areas, which India claims belongs to it.

Kathmandu has introduced new textbooks in the school curriculum that include the country’s revised political map showing the above said three strategically-important areas as part of its territory. »

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Jammu, September 21 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, on the directions of Narendra Modi’s fascist government to expedite the process for demographic change, tehsildars and naib tehsildars have started distributing domicile certificates among applicants at their doorstep in Jammu.

According to Kashmir Media Service, as many as 100 domicile certificates were distributed by Tehsildar, North Jammu, Jai Singh alone yesterday in a small locality of Excelsior Lane, Janipur, in Jammu.

While interacting with people, Tehsildar Jai Singh said “The step is aimed at providing respite to the people from the hassle of visiting the offices of the Tehsildars to apply for the domicile certificate.” »

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Srinagar, September 20 (KMS): The Indian state is scared of Shias’ growing support for the resistance, and has responded so brutally to the young Shia expressing pro-freedom slogans during Muharram processions in Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, Al Jazeera reported.

While discussing reasons why Shias are now becoming more and more visible within the Kashmiri self-determination and freedom struggle, the TV said, “social media exposed Shia youths in Kashmir to a wide variety of views and narratives on the situation in their homeland and increasing [Indian] state repression accelerated their politicisation.” »

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Srinagar, September 20 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, an Indian army porter slipped to death north Kashmir’s Kupwara district.

The porter slipped from a hill top in Machil area of the district. He was associated with the army’s 45 RR unit stationed in the area.

After the incident, the porter was taken to a nearby hospital where doctors declared him brought dead.

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Jammu, September 20 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, the body of an Indian army soldier with a bullet injury on his head was found in a camp on the outskirts of Jammu.

Havaldar Harvinder Singh (36), a resident of Punjab, was found dead at Rakh Muthi camp in Jourian area of Jammu.

A police official said that preliminary investigations suggest the soldier took his own life with his service rifle. The body was handed over to his unit after completion of legal formalities and further investigation was on, he added.

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Islamabad, September 19 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, political analysts, Kashmir watchers and observers have said that the ongoing use of pellet firing shotguns by Indian troops in the territory constitutes a war crime.

India first started using pellet guns against the Kashmiris in 2010 but the matter only hit the international prominence in 2016 when protests following the extra-judicial killing of popular youth leader, Burhan Wani, resulted in thousands of injuries, the blinding of hundreds and the deaths of over 70 people. The massive use of pellet guns caught the attention of the world. »

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Srinagar, Sept 15 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IIOJK), wife of Tehrek-e-Hurriyat Jammu and Kashmir, General Secretary, Amir Hamza, passed away after protracted illness.

She was a cancer patient and breathed her last in absence of her husband, who has been illegally detained by authorities in IIOJK under draconian law, Public Safety Act (PSA) for past two months.

 

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Srinagar, September 13 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, a massive protest was held against the vandalizing of a graveyard by a Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) leader in Gandarbal district.

The BJP leader Ghulam Qadir, flanked by his guards, appeared in Kichpara village of Kangan and tried to forcibly make a path in the middle of a local graveyard. Qadir had also brought a JCB machine to create a pathway to his land through the graveyard.

The villagers strongly resented the move of the BJP leader and staged a massive protest. Chanting anti-BJP slogans, the protesters said they won’t allow the hooliganism and misuse of power by the BJP leader to grab the graveyard. »

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