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Date: 19 Dec 2014

Chattergam killings result of AFSPA

Srinagar: After his release from jail, Hurriyat Conference Jammu Kashmir (HCJK) leader and Freedom Party chairman Shabir Ahmad Shah Friday visited the families of Fasisal Ahmad Bhat and Mehraj-u-din of Nowgam, who were murdered by Indian Army last month at Chattergam.



Date: 19 Dec 2014

Baramulla: Jamiat Ulma Ahil-e-Sunnat Waljamat have expressed profound shock and condemned the terrorist attack that claimed some 148 lives, mostly children in Peshawar Pakistan.

In a statement issued to CNS from Sheeri Baramulla, Secretary JUASWJ, Maulana Sheikh Abdul Qayoom Qasmi said that as a religion of peace, Islam does not support terrorist attacks and killings of innocent people.



Date: 18 Dec 2014

Srinagar: Dukhtaran e Millat chairperson Syedah Aasiyeh Andrabi while addressing a women´s congregation regarding the Peshawar massacre said that this massacre is a direct attack on the ideology of Jihad. India is using this massacre to paint all the jihadist movements as rogue and the ulema and moomin jihadis associated with jihadist movement as terrorist.



Date: 18 Dec 2014

Srinagar: Though the poll process culminated peacefully, yet the month of December in Kashmir Valley witnessed a surge in violence leaving 32 persons dead. The dead included 15 militants, 9 Army personnel, 3 policemen, one CRPF jawan and four civilians. Suspected militant also made two unsuccessful attempts on the lives of two political activists during the current month.



 
Date: 18 Dec 2014

Srinagar: Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) Thursday held protest in Kashmir hospitals against the brutal killings of innocent children in an army school at Peshawar Pakistan.

In a statement issued to CNS, president DAK, Dr Nisar-ul-Hasan said that doctors, medical students and paramedics wore black bands in response to the call given by DAK to protest against the slaughter of school children in Peshawar Pakistan.



Date: 18 Dec 2014

Srinagar: After the attack on school kids in Peshawar, Pakistan, Kashmir University students Thursday staged a protest at media hub in Srinagar and expressed their condolences to the families of the children who lost their lives in the dastardly attack.



Date: 17 Dec 2014

ISLAMABAD: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif met with the top Afghan military and political leadership in Kabul on Wednesday.

According to media reports the COAS told Afghan leadership that terrorists were using Afghan soil to carry out attacks on Pakistan.
The army chief shared classified intelligence details with the Afghan officials and revealed to them that the mastermind behind the Peshawar attack,



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Features   Opinions
Date: 19 Dec 2014

As television displays bodies of students, Valley children respond with shrieks; Pediatricians set guidelines for parents

ABID BASHIR

Srinagar: For seven-year-old Bareena Javaid, the gory pictures of dead and injured children displayed on various Indian and Pakistani news channels Tuesday afternoon came as a shock as she thought something has happened in her school in Srinagar.



Date: 15 Dec 2014

Illegal soil cutting sparks protest

Ganderbal: The continuous illegal soil cutting during broad day light around world famous Mansbal Lake in Ganderbal district Monday sparked protest on while the protestors alleged that some vested interests hand in glove with Mansbal Development Authority (MDA) are hell bent to disfigure the picturesque Mansbal Lake for their petty gains.



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Date: 19 Dec 2014

By Sajjad Shaukat

In one of the bloodiest-ever terror attacks in Pakistan, Taliban militants mercilessly killed at least 141 people, including 132 children and nine staff members of the Army Public School and College in Peshawar, on December 16, this year. According to witnesses, the six militants went from classroom to classroom,



Date: 17 Dec 2014

By Manish Rai

The moderate Syrian rebel groups are caught between a rock and a hard place, pilloried by radical factions for taking Western weapons but failing to get enough of them (or quickly enough) to become serious players. Moderate groups also suffer from poor morale and a lack of resources which is leading to large scale dissertation.



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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: 17 Dec 2014

Family appeals court to release the victims vehicle

Srinagar: The family members of slain youth Burhan Yousuf Bhat alias Fisal who was killed along with his friend in Indian Army firing at Chattergam in Central Kashmir’s Budgam district in November this year, Wednesday appealed the court to release the vehicle which his son used when army targeted it from the custody of police.



Date: 10 Dec 2014

New Delhi: In order to reduce executions in India with the aim for its final abolition of death penalty, Asian Centre for Human Rights (ACHR) while releasing its 104-page report, “Arbitrary On All Counts: Consideration of mercy pleas by the President of India” (http://www.achrweb.org/reports/india/arbitraryonallcounts.pdf), called for the establishment of “Advisory Committee on Mercy Petitions”



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AJK   Asia
Date: 11 Dec 2014

Hameed Shaheen

ISLAMABAD - The Prime Minister of Pakistan Muhammad Nawaz Sharif has assured AJ&K government for making AJK a load shedding free zone, health package, settle tarrif issues and address the concerns of Mangla Dam affectees. The Prime Minister ghave this assurance to AJK Premier Chaudry Abdul Majeed who called on him on Thursday here.



Date: 29 Nov 2014

Hameed Shaheen

ISLAMABAD - To mark December 10, 2014, as Solidarity with Pakistan Armed Forces Day, the Jammu and Kashmir Muslim Conference has started brisk programming with youth rallies, public seminars, early-morning Quran Khwani in Mosques and other site of public prayers with special message by Kashmiri elders including MC chief Sarar Attique Ahmed Khan, ex-Premier of AJK.



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Date: 18 Dec 2014

-DR. ABDUL RUFF COLACHAL
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If Christians feel elated that Indian Hindutva forces target only Muslims, they should now have got the reason for concern as the Hindutva forces led by elected BJP representatives of India also now focus on Christians whom they want to reconvert into Hinduism.



Date: 7 Dec 2014

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan will purchase latest fighter planes from Russia and submarines from China to further strengthen its defence.

This was stated by Minister for Defence Production Rana Tanveer Hussain while talking to media in Sheikhupura.



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Europe   World
Date: 11 Dec 2014

Brussels: The outcome of talks on Iran’s nuclear programme and the continuing conflict in Syria remain major stumbling blocks to improving Tehran’s relationship with its regional neighbours, according to a new series of Gulf Analysis essays published by the European Council on Foreign Relations.



Date: 5 Dec 2014

Brussels (PR): Europe needs a clearer and more unified strategy for promoting a diplomatic settlement if Ukraine is to avoid becoming a frozen conflict, according to a policy paper published by the European Council on Foreign Relations. The analysis ‘What Will Happen With Eastern Ukraine?’ says the EU’s chief goal should be the return of Donbas to Ukraine



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Date: 19 Dec 2014

Hameed Shaheen

ISLAMABAD - United Nations has launched a $8.4 billion massive aid SOS for what it said '18 million Syrians and others in the region', as Syrian war smashes into fifth consecutive year."A traditional humanitarian response is no longer enough,” Valerie Amos, UN Under Secretary General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator (OCHA), said in her appeal in Berlin Friday.



Date: 13 Dec 2014

Hameed Shaheen

JEDDAH - The Secretary General of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), Iyad Ameen Madani, praised the donation by the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz, of $35 million to help West African countries fighting out Ebola. The donation is part of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s support for the international fight against the epidemic currently afflicting West African countries.



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