Srinagar, August 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, complete strike was observed in Tral town of Pulwama district, today, against the arrest of youth by Indian police.

All shops and business establishments are closed in the town while traffic is off the road.

Indian police have arrested several youth in the last few days during nocturnal raids in the town.

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Srinagar, August 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Peoples League (JKPL) held a prayer session at Kadipora in Islamabad town, today, to mark the martyrdom anniversary of prominent martyred leader, Sheikh Abdul Aziz. »

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Srinagar, August 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leaders and organizations have paid glowing tributes to prominent martyred Hurriyat leader, Sheikh Abdul Aziz, on his martyrdom anniversary, today.

Sheikh Abdul Aziz was shot dead by Indian troops on 11th August, 2008, while he was leading a procession from Srinagar to the Line of Control against the economic blockade of the Kashmir Valley by Hindu extremists of Jammu. »

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Brussels, August 11 (KMS): The Kashmir Council European Union (KCEU) will hold a protest demonstration in front of Indian Embassy in Brussels on 15th August to mark India’s Independence Day as Black Day.

The KCEU in a statement issued in Brussels said that the demonstration would start at 9:00am and conclude at 10:00am. It said that a protest memorandum would also be handed over to the Indian embassy on the occasion. »

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Jammu, August 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, more money is being spent by the Indian Home Ministry to suppress the Kashmiris’ ongoing freedom struggle.

Since 1989 when the Kashmiris intensified their freedom struggle, the Government of India has released more than seven thousand crore rupees to the puppet regime of occupied Kashmir. »

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Srinagar, August 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, a family from Langate area of Kupwara approached the police that one among the five youth recently martyred by the Indian troops in a cordon and search operation in Rafiabad area of Baramulla was their kin.

Bashir Ahmed Mir, a resident of Langate, approached police claiming that one among the slain youth was his son, Muzaffar Ahmad Mir whom they identified through pictures that have gone viral on social media. »

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New Delhi, August 11 (KMS): Students of Maulana Azad National Urdu University (MANUU) staged a silent sit-in protest to express solidarity with Talib Hussain, who was arrested by Indian police in Samba area of occupied Kashmir last week.

Talib Hussain has been on the forefront for demanding justice to the eight-year-old rape and murder victim, Asifa, in Kathua earlier this year. He was tortured in the custody of police in Samba. »

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Srinagar, August 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Hurriyat forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has said that the pro-India political parties have put the very existence of the people of Kashmir under threat by working as stooges of New Delhi.

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq addressing a gathering in Srinagar said that no effort would be spared to safeguard the interests of people of Jammu and Kashmir and disputed status of the territory. »

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New Delhi, August 11 (KMS): A court in New Delhi has extended the judicial remand of the illegally detained Chairperson of Dukhtaran-e-Millat (DeM), Aasiya Andrabi, and her two associates, Nahida Nasreen and Fehmeeda Sofi, till September 7.

The DeM spokesperson, Rifat Fatima, in a statement issued in Srinagar said that the three leaders, remanded to 24-day judicial custody last month, were supposed to be taken to court for hearing as their remand ended. She said that instead of taking them to the court, the jail authorities at Tihar told them that their hearing would be held via video conferencing. In hearing, she said, the judicial remand was extended till September 7. »

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Islamabad, August 11 (KMS): The Chairman of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf and Prime Minister-in-waiting, Imran Khan, has pushed for the resumption of talks between Pakistan and India when the Indian High Commissioner, Ajay Bisaria, met him at his Bani Gala residence in Islamabad.

Ajay Bisaria’s meeting with the PTI chairman took place in the presence of senior party leaders, including Shah Mehmood Qureshi, Shireen Mazari, Nayeem-ul-Haq and Fawad Chaudhry.

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