Srinagar, April 05 (KMS): French journalist, Paul Comiti, has released his documentary exposing the massive genocide of the Kashmiris by Indian troops in occupied Kashmir.

In the documentary “Kashmir: The War on the Roof of the World”, it was shown that the indiscriminate firing of bullets and pellets on the people were carried out on daily basis.

In 1 hour and 18 minutes duration, the film further displayed the bloodshed of innocent Kashmiris in the beautiful and mesmerizing valley. »

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New Delhi, April 05 (KMS): The General Secretary of Jawaharlal Nehru University Students Union, Aijaz Ahmed Rathar, has said that extending ban of advertisement to Urdu daily Kashmir Uzma after English dailies ‘Greater Kashmir’ and ‘Kashmir Reader’ by the authorities is a direct assault on the freedom of speech.

Aijaz Ahmed Rathar in an e-mailed statement said, “Media, the fourth pillar of democracy, has a significant task of bringing grievances of people to the fore. Such apathy and discrimination towards the Kashmir media in a democratic set-up are unacceptable.” »

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Brussels, April 05 (KMS): The Chairman of Kashmir Council Europe (KCEU), Ali Raza Syed, met Pakistan’s Federal Minister for Human Rights, Dr Shireen Mazari, in Brussels, who is on a visit to Belgium these days.

During the meeting, they discussed Kashmir dispute particularly the human rights situation in occupied Kashmir. »

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Several inmates injured due to use of force by police

Srinagar, April 05 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, protests and scuffle broke out between prisoners and prison authorities in Central Jail Srinagar, last night.

Protests erupted late Thursday evening after jail inmates objected to repair and reinforcement work inside a barrack by the authorities and also the word spread that some inmates were being shifted out of the Kashmir valley. »

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Srinagar, April 04 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyat Conference Chairman, Syed Ali Gilani has strongly condemned the ban on the civilian vehicular movement on Srinagar-Jammu highway for two days in a week saying that caging the entire population in their houses to facilitate the uninterrupted movement of Indian is shameful and humiliating violation of fundamental rights. »

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Srinagar, April 04 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Democratic Freedom Party (DFP) has strongly condemned the government ban on advertisements to the reputed dailies, Greater Kashmir, Kashmir Uzma and Kashmir Reader terming the move an attack on the media institutions.

A DFP spokesman in a statement issued in Srinagar said that New Delhi first tried to intimidate people by arresting their leaders, banning political parties and attaching legal properties and now it was trying to threaten the media. »

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Decision to close Srinagar-Jammu highway resented
Srinagar, April 04 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq-led Hurriyat forum terming the upcoming so-called Indian Parliamentary elections in the territory as a futile exercise has urged the people to stay away from the polling process as it can in no way help in resolution of the Kashmir dispute.

The Hurriyat forum in a statement in Srinagar reiterated that the lingering Kashmir dispute is a political and human issue that needs to be resolved in its historical perspective for ensuring lasting peace in the entire region. It said that the Kashmiri people and the resistance leadership had repeatedly been urging New Delhi to resolve the dispute through dialogue among the stakeholders, India, Pakistan and the people of Kashmir, but after the Pulwama incident, the Indian repression in the occupied territory had intensified. It pointed out that occupied Kashmir had been converted into a military garrison and an atmosphere of fear created to intimidate the people into submission. »

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Srinagar, April 4 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, two Indian Air Force (IAF) officers including a squadron leader were killed while two others injured in a road accident in Pulwama district, today.

The IAF officers of operational base were killed when the vehicle they were traveling in met an accident at Malangpora outside air force station in Awantipora area of the district, a police officer said.

More details are waited.

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Srinagar, April 04 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian police arrested ten youth in Shopian and Srinagar areas.

The police during cordon and search operations raided several houses in Vehil, Nowgam, Trenz and Choudrigund areas of Shopian and arrested nine youth. The arrested youth were identified as Umar Shafi Rathar, Aasif Malik, Faheem Shah, Aqib Shah, Adil Nazir, Anayatullah Malik, Tanveer Ahmed Wagay, Sajjad Ahmed Khan and Muzaffar Ahmed Mir.

The police also arrested a youth, Danish Haneef Wani, from a hospital in Rajbagh area of Srinagar. »

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Srinagar, April 04 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the authorities have announced that there shall be no movement of civilian traffic on the Srinagar-Jammu Highway for two days every week.

An official spokesman in a statement in Jammu said the authorities have notified Sunday and Wednesday in a week for the movement of Indian forces’ personnel from Srinagar to Jammu. During these days, no civilian traffic would be allowed on the highway from 4:00am to 5:00pm, he added. »

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