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Date: 19 Oct 2014

Islamabad: Adviser to the Prime Minister of Pakistan on National Security and Foreign Affairs, Mr. Sartaj Aziz, spoke to United Nations Secretary-General H.E. Mr. Ban Ki-moon, on telephone last night. They discussed the situation along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir and the Working Boundary between Pakistan and India.

Date: 18 Oct 2014

Srinagar: An Indian army soldier committed suicide by hanging himself with a rope at his camp in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Saturday.

Official sources told GNS that Sepoy, Ranjat Kumar, (belt no. 1570003 N) of 12 Infantry Brigade army unit hanged himself inside the camp at Uri in the district.

Date: 18 Oct 2014

‘Scheme lacking in content, substance; Bank’s Rs 5 crore paltry contribution to Chief Minister’s Relief Fund a joke’

Srinagar: Expressing deep disappointment over the Special Rehabilitation/Revival package announced by J&K Bank today for the food-affected people, noted economist and senior PDP leader Dr Haseeb Drabu today termed it as a “self-serving package” for the bank itself.

Date: 18 Oct 2014

Srinagar: Government and some Non-Governmental Organizations (NGO’s) have miserably failed in fair distribution of relief among flood victims while scores of people mostly women along with their children could be seen seeking alms or knocking at the doors of affluent people for help.

Date: 18 Oct 2014

Decries govt’s callous attitude towards flood victims

Srinagar: Decrying the callous attitude of the State Government in healing the wounds of flood affected people, the State Economic Reconstruction Forum (SERF) Saturday organized a road show in which apart from members from business community, common people participated.

Date: 18 Oct 2014

Rawalpindi: Amid continuous border skirmishes between Pakistan and India, Chief of Army Staff of Pakistan General Raheel Sharif Saturday said the resolution of Kashmir issue was imperative in order to establish sustainable peace in the region.

According to media reports, Raheel Sharif while raising Kashmir issue said that this long-pending issue should be resolved in the light of UN resolutions.

Date: 18 Oct 2014

Srinagar: Chief Patron Jammu Kashmir Mahaz-e-Azadi (MeA) Muhammad Azam Inqilabi Saturday castigated government of India for disallowing international aid to flood-ravaged Kashmir.

In a meeting of party workers, Inqilabi said, “Govt of India displayed callous attitude in dealing with post-flood situation

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Features   Opinions
Date: 17 Oct 2014

Srinagar: As the unemployment figures are increasing in Kashmir by the day at an alarming pace, highly qualified youth here hide their degrees and present themselves as matriculates to apply for Class-IV posts.

Date: 13 Oct 2014

Abdul Hamid Mir

The height of uncertainty, chaos and helplessness prevailing inside the govt. machinery is reflected by its complete failure in managing the post flood situation. The recent instance is the dilemma over conducting of exams in valley. In a single day, two contrary announcements were heard in the public domain.

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Date: 18 Oct 2014

Kashmir Watch is reproducing its 2003 article in which the editor has observed that Iraq War will escalate the situation to many countries and involve Arab fighters to join Al Qaeda network which is nowadays shaped as IS, ISIL or ISIS.

The following two paras highlight the emergence of Al Qaeda network from Iraq on the backdrop of war imposed on Iraq in 2003.

Date: 17 Oct 2014

Syed Maajid Rashid Andrabi

The valley of Kashmir stands witness to the magnanimous and spectacular beauty of nature that mesmerizes every human soul. This heavenly piece of land draws its magnificence from the lofty snow clad mountains, fresh springs, beautiful green pastures and splendid waterfalls.

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Interviews   Human Rights
Date: 7 Oct 2014

Mohammad Majid Hussain, the Mayor of Hyderabad city, is the youngest Mayor in India at present. He has held the position for the last three years. Hyderabad is home to a population of over 90 lakhs. MM Hussain is also a member of the All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen. He is presently in Kashmir, spearheading the ongoing relief send by Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen. In a thorough interaction with Rising Kashmir Online Editor Daanish Bin Nabi, he expressed his views on the ongoing situation of Kashmir, relief work and the incompetence of the State government to deal with the ongoing crisis in Kashmir.

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

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Date: 6 Oct 2014

Brussels: On 2nd of October 2014 the European Court on Human Rights issued a decision finding that the refusal to register the Church of Scientology of Saint Petersburg violated Articles 9 and 11 of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms.

Date: 3 Oct 2014

Srinagar: The family of Kashmiri youth executed on the charges of attacking Indian Parliament Thursday slammed Tihar prison authorities for violating the orders of Central Information Commission and said that under rules Tihar prison authorities have no option but to make the death warrant and other circumstances leading to the death of Muhammad Afzal Guroo public.

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AJK   Asia
Date: 13 Oct 2014

KARACHI: Azad Jammu and Kashmir Prime Minister Chaudhry Abdul Majeed has said that Kashmiri people can no longer be kept slave by India and it will have to recognise soon their right to self-determination.

Date: 12 Oct 2014

Islamabad- Federal Minister for Kashmir Affairs and Gilgit Baltistan Chaudhry Muhammad Barjees Tahir has said India is denying right of self-determination to Kashmiris despite clear UN Security Council resolutions on the dispute.

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Date: 8 Oct 2014

By The Milli Gazette,

New Delhi: The situation in Bawana area of North-West Delhi remains sensitive after some anti-social elements are continously trying to instigate Hindu-Muslim violence.

Date: 26 Sep 2014

Pakistan owes $ 101 million to Iran

Ali Syed

Islamabad—The agreement with Iran under which Pakistan has been importing electricity of 74 MW for some areas of Balochistan including Gawadar since 2002 is going to elapse by December 2014 and in case the agreement is not revised Pakistan

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Europe   World
Date: 15 Oct 2014

BRUSSELS, Belgium – Belgium ended a 5-month spell without a government on Tuesday, October 7, after the main center-right parties agreed to form a coalition with French-speaking liberal Charles Michel as prime minister.

Date: 14 Oct 2014

Hameed Shaheen

ISLAMABAD - The British House of Commons after a warm debate decided to recognise the State of Palestine. In this regard the House late Tuesday approved a landmark resolution calling on British government to recognise Palestine as a State.

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Date: 18 Oct 2014

Hameed Shaheen

ISLAMABAD - In an unprecedented call to the world at large, a rare instance in the history of UN, the Security Council (SC) on Saturday urged the to "step up measures to defeat the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) after the terrorist group carried out a spate of brutal attacks in Baghdad

Date: 13 Oct 2014

Retriever: Hameed Shaheen

ANKARA — A Turkish official says there is no new agreement with the United States on using an air base in southern Turkey for operations against the Islamic State group.

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