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Kashmir: Indian forces used excessive force that led to unlawful killings, says first-ever UN human rights report

Kashmir: Indian forces used excessive force that led to unlawful killings, says first-ever UN human rights report

The main focus of the report is the human rights situation in the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir from July 2016 – when large and unprecedented demonstrations erupted after Indian forces killed the leader of an armed group – to April 2018. There is an urgent need to address past and ongoing human rights […]

Villager shot dead in PaK in cross-border firing by Indian forces

Indian troops on Tuesday shot dead a resident of a border village of Pakistan-administered  Kashmir (PaK) in the latest incident of cross-border firing, residents and officials said, Dawn reported. Muhammad Shakil Qureshi, a resident of Taroti Dharamsal village in Abbaspur tehsil of Poonch district, became the victim of “targeted killing”, since he was sniped by […]

UK morally bound to resolve Kashmir dispute: PaK PM

UK morally bound to resolve Kashmir dispute: PaK PM

By Khizar Hayat Abbasi Muzaffarabad: Pakistan-administered Kashmir (PaK) Prime Minister Raja Farooq Haider Khan called upon the democratic institutions and human rights bodies of United Kingdom to play their proactive role for ending the violations of human rights in Kashmir. He was addressing as chief guest at a symposium on Kashmir held under the aegis of Jammu […]

8 new ministers in PaK allocated portfolios

8 new ministers in PaK allocated portfolios

By Our Correspondent Muzaffarabad: Eight newly inducted ministers in the cabinet of Pakistan-administered Kashmir who took oath of their offices on Thursday have been allocated portfolios on Monday. According to a notification issued by Services & General Administration Department; Raja Muhammad Abdul Qayyum Khan has been assigned the portfolio of Auqaf and Religious Affairs; Raja Muhammad […]