Srinagar, May 25 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Peoples Conference held a prayer meeting in memory of prominent Kashmiri martyred leaders, Khawaja Abdul Ghani Lone and Mirwaiz Molvi Mohammad Farooq on their martyrdom anniversaries at Sanant Nagar in Srinagar.

The leaders addressing the meeting on the occasion urged the party workers to enroll maximum number of people in the party so that the freedom struggle can be taken to its logical conclusion. »

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25 May Yasin Malik arrested in PulwamaSrinagar, May 25 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Indian police arrested the Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) Chairman, Muhammad Yasin Malik along with other party leaders when they were heading for Kakapura area of Pulwama district as part of mass contact programme.

Other JKLF leaders who were arrested include Sheikh Abdur Rasheed, Shoukat Ahmad Bakshi, Bashir Kashmiri and Javed Ahmad »

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Parrikar’s remarks amount to confession of Indian crimes

Srinagar, May 24 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the veteran Kashmiri Hurriyet leader, Syed Ali Gilani, has said that Kashmir has one of the highest military concentrations in the world with the presence of eight hundred thousand Indian troops on its soil.

Syed Ali Gilani in a media interview in Srinagar maintained that the Kashmiris were living under forcible control of India as New Delhi had closed all their traditional routes to neighboring countries. He said that India despite being signatory to the UN resolutions on Kashmir had been denying Kashmiris their right to self-determination since 1947. »

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Srinagar, May 24 (KNS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front, Muhammad Yasin Malik has said that Indian Defence Minister Manohar Parikar’s remarks about using state terrorism to suppress Kashmiris’ freedom struggle is actually acknowledgment of Indian crimes in Kashmir.

“We appreciate Indian Home Minister for his blatant statement as it has exposed the ugly face of Indian democracy in Kashmir,” Malik said in a statement while commenting upon the recent assertions made by Parikar in which he had said that militancy in Jammu and Kashmir could be countered by counter terrorism. »

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New Delhi, May 24 (KMS): The controversial hanging of Muhammad Afzal Guru was carried out by the-then Indian government for political reasons, former puppet Chief Minister of occupied Kashmir Omar Abdullah said, today.

Omar Abdullah in a media interview in New Delhi said that out for a dinner with his sister at a Delhi restaurant, he received a call from the then Indian Home Minister, Sushilkumar Shinde informing him that he had signed the papers for Guru to be hanged early next morning and asking him to make law and order arrangements. »

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Srinagar, May 24 (KMS): The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation has invited the veteran Hurriyet leader, Syed Ali Gilani, the All Parties Hurriyet Conference Chairman, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Dukhtaran-e-Millat Chairperson, Aasiya Andrabi to attend the 42nd council of foreign ministers meet scheduled to be held in Kuwait on Wednesday and Thursday (May 27, 28).

The invitation has been extended to the leaders by the OIC Secretary General, Iyad bin Amin Madani, said the statements issued from the parties.

A DeM spokesperson said that the invitation read that the true representatives of the Kashmiri people were being invited for the meet.

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Srinagar, May 24 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, High Court has directed the authorities to release temporarily a detainee for undergoing specialized treatment for a disease.

A bench of Justice Muzaffar Hussain Attar passed the direction following the submission by Advocate Mian Abdul Qayoom that the Jail authorities concerned be directed to release a detainee, Muhammad Amin Dar on parole, who is suffering from Triple Vessel Disease. »

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Srinagar, May 24 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian police disrupted a seminar, which was to be held in Srinagar, today.

The seminar was to be organized by Jammu and Kashmir Muslim League on “Kashmir dispute and the position of Pakistan and India” and it was to be held near the residence of JKML Chairman, Masarrat Aalam Butt at Zainadar Mohalla in Srinagar. »

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Srinagar, May 24 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the veteran Kashmiri leader, Syed Ali Gilani, has said that India despite being signatory to UN resolutions on Kashmir has been denying Kashmiris their right to self-determination since 1947.

Syed Ali Gilani in a media interview in Srinagar commenting on denial of passport to him by the Indian authorities said, “There are hundreds of Kashmiris whose passport applications have been rejected on frivolous grounds. This is one of the forms of suppression.” »

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Srinagar, May 24 (KMS): Relatives of six teenage boys of Sopore who were killed in a staged shootout during the intervening night of 15 and 16 May, 2000 in Tangdhar area await justice even 15-years after the tragedy.

The families of the slain teenagers say, the boys were arrested by Indian forces without any reason and taken into custody. “Thereafter, we got only the dead bodies of our children,” they said, adding, “Instead our children were labeled as militants.” »

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Srinagar, May 24 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the veteran Kashmiri Hurriyet leader, Syed Ali Gilani has called for a public gathering in Shopian town on May 29 after the Friday prayers and complete shutdown in Shopian district on May 30 to mark the sixth anniversary of rape and murder of two girls, Aasiya and Neelofar.

“Then Omar Abdullah regime played an important role in shielding the real culprits involved in the heinous crime and provided a safe passage for their escape,” Syed Ali Gilani said in a statement in Srinagar. »

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Srinagar, May 24 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Muslims Deeni Mahaz released two books written by incarcerated party leader, Dr Mohammad Qasim Faktoo.

A party spokesman said, the books including ‘Baang’ (The Call) and ‘Resistance against Occupation—A religious obligation’ were released at a function, which was presided over by senior Hurriyet leader, Mohammad Ashraf Sahrai. »

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