Political, economic and cultural news from the state of Jammu & Kashmir.
The Arrest of LeT Chief Hafiz Saeed
Pakistani newspapers reported that Pakistani authorities had placed Jamaat-ud Dawa (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed and four others under detention on the night of 30th January 2017. The action was taken under an anti-terrorism act.The four others include Abdullah Ubaid, Zafar Iqbal, Abdur Rehman Abid and Kashif Niaz. The big question that remains is how it will affect militancy in Kashmir. Full article...
"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
India Reacts Sharply to Pak High Commissioner's Remarks on Kashmir
Date: 24 March 2017
India on Thursday strongly reacted to Pakistan High Commissioner Abdul Basit's remarks on Jammu and Kashmir, saying they are not in keeping with 'diplomatic niceties and are tantamount to interference' in the country's internal affairs. The External Affairs Ministry asserted that Pakistan would be well-advised to effectively address the challenge of terrorism emanating from that country, which has adversely affected its relations with other countries.
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Congress, NC & Others Will Got Get Single Seat in Lok Sabha Byelections
MARCH 14: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), President Srinagar, Fayaz Ahmad Bhat in his marathon visit to various parts of Srinagar assured that the BJP will win the both seats in upcoming election and there is a tremendous support of people of Kashmir as well as people of Jammu and Ladakh to take J&K to the heights of development which is now possible under the dynamic leadership of Shri Narendra Modi. Continue to Message Board