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Date: 22 Aug 2014

Srinagar: Following the surfacing of Islamic State (IS) flags in Srinagar during anti-Israel protests last month, police have started massive manhunt to track down the youths who waved flags of the powerful militant group.



Date: 21 Aug 2014

Srinagar: Around 200 policemen from Kashmir Division have gone on Hunger strike from Thursday morning after they were allegedly denied vacation by authorities at a training institute in Udhampur district.



Date: 21 Aug 2014

NC accuses Congress of stoop low for vote bank

Srinagar: In a scathing attack on incumbent Cabinet Minister from Congress Party Sham Lal Sharma for his advocacy to have a Hindu Chief Minister in Jammu and Kashmir, National Conference Thursday said that Congress party has stooped so low that it has now started to play divisive, negative and destructive politics.



Date: 21 Aug 2014

People staged protest, Police assures action

Pulwama: Family members of a Power Development Department employee Thursday alleged that a counter-insurgency party after raiding their house thrashed them mercilessly during the dead of the night. The incident sparked a massive protest in Batapora, Wanpora area of South Kashmir’s Pulwama district.



 
Date: 20 Aug 2014

Hameed Shaheen

ISLAMABAD - Syed Yusuf Naseem, convener, APHC (All Parties Hurriyet Conference for Pakistan/AJK) has condemned continued Indian intransigence over Kashmir, warning that India in her madness as big power endangers prospects of durable peace in South Asia, an anti-peace trend of her that needs urgent attention of the global community.



Date: 20 Aug 2014

Srinagar: Police on Wednesday arrested a top government official for cheque fraud.

Official sources told GNS that a local businessman, Sajad Ahmad
Bhat from Rajbagh, Srinagar earlier this month had filed a complaint before police wherein he mentioned that he has lost a cheque of Rs 5 lakh in Shaheedgunj area.



Date: 20 Aug 2014

Umer Beigh

Srinagar: The Hurriyat Conference Jammu Kashmir (HCJK) and senior pro-freedom leader, Shabir Ahmad Shah on Wednesday said Rashtriya Swayemsevak Sangh (RSS) and Jan Pariwar members in BJP-led government are behind the calling-off Indo-Pak foreign secretary level talks.



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Features   Opinions
Date: 3 Aug 2014

‘Zionist country will suffer loss of Rs 10000 crores per month’
Solidarity with Gaza

MUDASIR YAQOOB

Srinagar, Aug 1: Youth in Kashmir, especially school and college students, have temporarily deactivated their Facebook accounts as a mark of protest against Israeli aggression on Gaza.



Date: 3 Aug 2014

SHABIR AHMAD

ACHABAL (Anantnag): The house of a schoolteacher in this south Kashmir district is attracting students and scholars from far-off places as he has developed a herbal garden in the front yard.
Manzoor Javed, of Achabal, got the idea of conservation of herbs and other medicinal plants six years ago after the herbal treatment cured his mother.



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Date: 22 Aug 2014

Convenor Asim Assadi

In the backdrop of government’s plan of shifting the Indian Army’s artillery firing range from Tosa Maidan to Yusmarg, we, the members of Save Yusmarg Movement, assembled in the lawns of the shrine of Sheikh Noor-ud-Din Wali (RA) in Chrari Sharief to stage a protest demonstration. We were joined by people from the villages living



Date: 21 Aug 2014

By Sajjad Shaukat

The civilized Western World has always shown double standard of human rights in the modern era of open diplomacy, economic development and maintenance of fundamental rights of various peoples. But, it is regrettable that major powers like the US and some European countries have continuously been acting upon duplicity regarding human rights violations.



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Interviews   Human Rights
Date: 22 Jul 2014

 ‘Agencies made fake case against Afzal and hanged him’
 ‘If few Pandits were killed, why this hue and cry? Does anyone have the count how many Kashmiri Muslims were killed?’

Daanish Bin Nabi

Sheikh Nazir Ahmad, the uncle of Chief Minister Omar Abdullah and veteran National Conference leader in his first-ever detailed



Date: 22 Jul 2014

Daanish Bin Nabi

Sheikh Nazir Ahmad, cousin of National Conference President Farooq Abdullah is the oldest stalwart of Abdullah family. A lawyer by profession, Nazir was until recently the General Secretary of NC and made important decisions of the party. He has remained very close to NC founder Late Sheikh Mohammad Abdullah and looked after the party affairs for many decades.



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Date: 20 Aug 2014

‘Following instructions of authorities’: Army

Sopore: Scribes operating in North Kashmir Baramulla and Sopore towns Wednesday alleged that Indian Army is forcing them to reveal their ‘sources’ and mode of function in their respective places. They alleged that Army has been continuously calling them on their cell numbers directing them to provide all the details including the sources from whom



Date: 11 Aug 2014

By Abdul Majid Zargar

Maya Kodnani, convicted for killing ninety five Muslims, in 2002 Naroda Patiya & Naroda Gaam case, has been released on bail by Gujrat High Court. In so-called Secular India, The delivery of Justice has been most communal & selective against minorities particularly Muslims.



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AJK   Asia
Date: 7 Aug 2014

By Tariq Naqash

MUZAFFARABAD: An Azad Kashmir resident was detained by Indian troops from along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district on Wednesday, according to local people and officials.

They said Kala Khan, 42, a resident of Darra Sher Khan, was cutting fodder in the proximity of the unmarked



Date: 6 Aug 2014

Islamabad: OIC Secretary General, Iyad Ameen Madani, currently on a 3-day visit to Pakistan, met AJK Government and Kashmiri leaders over a lunch hosted in his honour, yesterday (5 August) in Islamabad.



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Date: 14 Aug 2014

MUMBAI, August 14, 2014

The Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) has forced St. Xavier’s College here to retract an invitation extended to Dalit activist and singer Sheetal Sathe. Ms. Sathe was arrested in April 2013 for allegedly supporting Naxal activities and later granted bail.



Date: 11 Aug 2014

-Dr. Abdul Ruff Colachal
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Controlled directly by the USA, Pakistan does not have enough freedom to pursue independent policies or advance its genuine national interests. For everything Islamabad does or wants to do, it needs to secure the permission or endorsement of Washington directly or through US embassy in Islamabad.



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Europe   World
Date: 22 Aug 2014

Brussels: NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen has
condemned entry of Russian convoy into Ukrainian territory.

Quoting Anders Fogh Rasmussen the press release issued by NATO office here says, "I condemn the entry of a Russian so-called humanitarian convoy into Ukrainian territory without the consent of the Ukrainian authorities and without any



Date: 13 Aug 2014

Rabat – A Moroccan Dutch lost her job at the Ministry of Justice of Holland after she posted a Tweet where she said that the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIS) is a conspiracy from the Israeli secret services, known as Mossad.



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Date: 18 Aug 2014

Hameed Shaheen

ISLAMABAD: United Nations has described crises in the Middle East as "unprecedented" and "unravelling", stressing more regional cooperation for relief role in Syria with the help of Iran, says a UN mediate note on Monday.



Date: 17 Aug 2014

TEHRAN: The head of the UN atomic watchdog held talks in Iran on Sunday ahead of an August 25 deadline for Tehran to answer decade-old allegations of past nuclear weapons research.



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