Courts

Indian court awards life sentence to Jammu youth in fake case

Jammu, Sept 27 (KMS): In continuation to be at service of the India’s Modi government, a court has awarded life-imprisonment to a Kashmiri youth in a fake case. The youth identified as Farooq Ahmed son of Abdul Rashid of Bhaderwah, Jammu region, is charged with possessing weapon and ammunition at …

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IIOJK HCBA concerned over media reports against Mian Qayoom, Manzoor Dar

Srinagar, August 27 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, the High Court Bar Association (HCBA) has expressed concern over the media reports against prominent lawyers Mian Abdul Qayoom and Manzoor Ahmad Dar and described it as concocted and far from the truth. The HCBA in an extraordinary meeting …

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Kashmiri journalist Aasif Sultan completes four years in jail

Srinagar, August 27 (KMS): The illegally detained Kashmiri journalist Aasif Sultan, on Saturday, completed four years in jail. He is currently lodged in Agra Central Jail in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh after being booked under draconian law, Public Safety Act (PSA). Asif Sultan, who has been incarcerated since …

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Yasin Malik again demands physical appearance in Jammu court

New Delhi, August 22 (KMS): Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front Chairman, Muhammad Yasin Malik has once again demanded physical appearance during the hearing in a case registered against him in a Jammu court about the killing four Indian Air Force (IAF) personnel in 1990. Malik appeared in the hearing via …

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IIOJK HCBA expresses concern over detainees’ plight in jails

Srinagar, August 12 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, the High Court Bar Association (HCBA) has expressed serious concern over the plight of Kashmiri political detainees lodged in different jails of the territory and India. The HCBA in a statement issued in Srinagar said that hundreds of people, …

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On indefinite hunger strike, Yasin Malik put on IV fluids in Tihar jail

New Delhi, July 26 (KMS): Four days after Kashmiri Hurriyat leader Mohammad Yasin Malik, who is already suffering from multiple ailments, went on a hunger strike in Tihar jail, the jail administration has put him on intravenous (IV) fluid or glucose. The decision in this regard was made after Yasin …

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IIOJK HC quashes black law PSA against two persons, orders release

Srinagar, July 19 (KMS): Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, the High Court has ordered the release of two persons while quashing their detention under the black law Public Safety Act (PSA). Allowing their separately filed habeas corpus petitions, a bench of Justice Sanjay Dhar quashed the detention of Shabir …

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Indian SC upholds SIT’s clean chit to Modi in Gujarat riots

New Delhi, June 25 (KMS): The Indian Supreme Court has upheld the Special Investigation Team’s (SIT) clean chit to the-then Gujarat chief minister, Narendra Modi and 63 others in the 2002 pogrom in the state and dismissed a plea by slain Congress leader Ehsan Jafri’s wife, Zakia. According to Kashmir …

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Lawyer files complaint against Nupur Sharma, 3 others in Srinagar court

Srinagar, June 12 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, a lawyer filed a complaint before a Srinagar court seeking punitive action against Bharatiya Janata Party leaders Nupur Sharma and Naveen Kumar Jindal besides two others for blasphemous remarks against Prophet Muhammad (SAW). In his complaint filed before the …

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