Indian Army restores unprovoked fire in Satwal and Nikial Sectors
Indian Army resorted to unprovoked intense fire in Satwal and Nikial Sectors. According to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR),...
Indian unprovoked firing: Two children embrace Shahadat
Two children embraced `Shahadat’ when Indian troops restored to unprovoked firing along the Line of Control (LOC) in Rawalakot and Chirikot...
Youm-e-Ashur being observed in Pakistan today
Youm-e-Ashur is being observed across the country honouring Imam Hussain (AS) and the martyrs of Karbala are being taken out...
AJK HC allows petition against Mirpur by-election
The Azad Jammu and Kashmir High Court (AJKHC)  allowed a petition against the Mirpur by-election. The petition was filed by Advocate Raja Muhammad Hanif on behalf of Raja Naheeb, an independent candidate for LA-3 Mirpur. A full bench headed by AJKHC Chief Justice Ghulam Mustafa Mughal allowed the petition... Read more
AJK opposition locks doors of assembly hall
The Azad Jammu and Kashmir opposition parties took to  locking up the assembly to halt a legislative session Members of the opposition parties  the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz and the All Jammu and Kashmir Muslim Conference (AJKMC) locked the doors of the assembly and sat in front of them, forcing... Read more
Police station attacked in Indian occupied Kashmir: 2 dead
Suspected militants stormed a police station near Srinagar earlier today,  killing at least two officers and triggering a gun battle with government forces, police said. Another two people were wounded in the attack, the first to hit India’s only Muslim-majority state since the ruling Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party took... Read more
South Korean company, AJK govt. ink power plant agreement
An agreement between a South Korean company and the Government of Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) has been signed for the construction of a hydro power project. Three agreements were signed by officials from Korean firm Mira Power and the AJK government for implementation, water use and land lease.... Read more
Family of under aged condemned convict pleads for mercy
The family of Shafqat Hussain, a young convict who is scheduled to be executed on March 19, has appealed to the president, chief justice, prime minister and interior minister to reopen the case. The family are residents of Muzafarabad, AJK. Shafqat was handed the death penalty by an anti-terrorism court (ATC)... Read more
I have no faith in the justice of this country: Shafqat Hussain’s mother
The family of a man condemned to death as a teenager made an emotional appeal for mercy Friday, saying a court order for his execution next week had “shattered their hopes”. An anti-terrorism court in Karachi gave instructions Thursday to hang Shafqat Hussain, convicted of killing a seven-year-old boy... Read more
Dr. Shehla Raza refers to PTI as political orphans
Deputy Speaker of Sindh Assembly Dr Shela Raza said in Muzaffarabad that “Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) is a group of political orphans”. “PTI has no ideology and manifesto to serve the people of Pakistan,” she said at a press conference organised in AJK. Raza, flanked by Azad Jammu and Kashmir... Read more
AJK celebrates International women’s day with great fanfare
The Universal Women Day was observed in Azad Jammu & Kashmir yesterday, with great fanfare and a  renewed pledge to ensure equal rights and dignified status of women in all segments of society. Special ceremonies, seminars and symposiums were held throughout Azad Jammu and Kashmir. The International Women’s Day is... Read more
New Indian Kashmir CM refuses to retracts statement
Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed said yesterday that  he stands by his statement on violence-free polls in the state. Reacting to the controversy about his comment, he said, “I’ve said what I’ve said and I stand by that. The media is making a mountain out of... Read more
Maiden press Conference: Indian Kashmir’s CM full of praise for Pakistan
As the newly elected Chief Minister of Indian occupied  Kashmir Mufti Muhammed Sayeed praised Pakistan, Hurriyat leaders, and other outfits for the conduct of peaceful assembly elections. On his very first day in office. “I want to say this on record and I have told this to the Prime... Read more