Political, economic and cultural news from the state of Jammu & Kashmir.
J&K's Stateless People
At the time of partition which was followed by tribal invasion, more than 7000 families crossed to this side of the LoC and International Border from Pakistan Occupied Kashmir and the then Western Pakistan. Later on, during Indo-Pak wars of 1965 and 1971, nearly 10,000 families got dislocated from 47 villages of Chhamb area. The families who had to migrate on various occasions since 1947 continue to lack basic political rights.Read Excerpts from Parliamentary Report Here
"In truth everything and everyone
Is a shadow of the Beloved,
And our seeking is His seeking
And our words are His words...
We search for Him here and there,
while looking right at Him.
Sitting by His side, we ask:
'O Beloved, where is the Beloved?'"
Jalal ad-Din Muhammad Rumi
Hafiz Saeed Leads Anti-India Rally On 'Kashmir Solidarity Day' In Pakistan
Date: 6 February 2016
Jamaat Ud-Dawah (JuD) chief and Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed on Friday led a march in Islamabad and his outfit across several cities, ranting on the Kashmir issue, showing defiance in the face of India asking Pakistan to 'rein in' the terror group. A day after Saeed warned of more Pathankot-style attacks, the Jamaat Ud-Dawah men took out rallies in cities like Lahore, Faisalabad, Islamabad, Karachi, Peshawar and Muzaffarabad to mark 'Kashmir Solidarity Day'. The JuD chief led the rally in Islamabad while his relative Hafiz Abdur Rehman Maki addressed a big gathering in Lahore.
2016 News Archives
Congress leaders condoles passing away of Khawaja Ghulam Ahmed Wani
Kishtwar/Doda, January 26: - Vice President J&K Congress and MLA Inderwal Ghulam Mohd Saroori on Tuesday condoled the demise of renowned social worker and forest lessee Khawaja Ghulam Ahmed Wani of Bharat Doda and a father of General Secretary JKPCC Abdul Majid Wani.Continue to Message Board