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Taliban to Trump: Withdraw forces from Afghanistan

Taliban to Trump: Withdraw forces from Afghanistan

Srinagar: The Afghan Taliban called on US president-elect Donald Trump today to withdraw American troops from Afghanistan, saying the war had “failed” and had harmed the US “both militarily and economically”, media reports said. “Our message is that the Americans should draft a policy not to take away the independence and sovereignty of other nations,” a Taliban […]

Trump trumps Hillary, storms into White House

Trump trumps Hillary, storms into White House

Srinagar: Republican candidate Donald Trump won the presidency election in the United States today, leaving his home country ‘in shock’ and rest of the world ‘in awe’, media reports said. Donald John Trump was elected the 45th president of the United States in a stunning culmination of an explosive, populist and polarizing campaign that took relentless […]

Agitation to continue: Hurriyat

Agitation to continue: Hurriyat

Srinagar: All the ‘stakeholders’ have “agreed and given surety” to follow the programmes of joint resistance leadership and have given them “full mandate” to carry on the movement, a press statement issued here by the joint pro-freedom camp today said after a daylong meeting at Hurriyat(G) headquarters, Hyderpora. The much hyped meeting was attended by a cross-section of people after […]

Brief report of a visit by a 5-member team to Srinagar

Brief report of a visit by a 5-member team to Srinagar

  Srinagar: A five-member group of prominent Indians, including former External Affairs Minister Yashwant Sinha, visited Srinagar from October 25-27. Here’s a brief report sent Tuesday to Kashmir Narrator by the New Delhi-based Centre for Dialogue and Reconciliation which facilitated the visit: “…the group was not limited to any ideology or institution and was not […]

Jamaat’s spokesperson re-arrested

Jamaat’s spokesperson re-arrested

Srinagar: Jamaat-e-Islami Jammu and Kashmir spokesperson Advocate Zahid Ali was re-arested yesterday by the police, a statement issued here by the Jamaat said. Ali, who is under police custody and is confined in sub-jail Kothibagh since 31 August 2016, was produced in police station Shaheed Gunj on Monday wherein his police remand was extended till […]

Ayyub Thakur’s twin orgs relaunched in London

Ayyub Thakur’s twin orgs relaunched in London

Srinagar: Late Dr Muhammad Ayyub Thakur’s political and think tank organisations: World Kashmir Freedom Movement (WKFM) and The Justice Foundation were reactivated yesterday in London by his son Muzammil Ayyub Thakur, a press release mailed to Kashmir Narrator said. “We feel that it is crucial for WKFM to reactivate, due to the criminal silence adopted by […]

4-year-old girl ‘sacrificed’ to locate a lost phone in Assam

4-year-old girl ‘sacrificed’ to locate a lost phone in Assam

Srinagar: A four-year-old girl was killed by sorcerers and offered as a blood sacrifice for finding a lost mobile phone in Assam, India, media reports have said. According to reports, the girl belonging to tribal community was beheaded and her hands severed by the practitioners of black magic. The reports further said that local police […]

Meeting to devise ‘future strategy’ about to begin at Hurriyat headquarters

Meeting to devise ‘future strategy’ about to begin at Hurriyat headquarters

Srinagar: Much hyped meeting between Kashmiri resistance leaders and all stake-holders of the movement to discuss the “future strategy” is about to begin at the residence of Hurriyat (G) Hyderpora headquarters today. However, the media is barred by the police to cover the event, journalists waiting outside the Hurriyat office said. An eyewitness said that a […]