IIOJK in focus

Congress demands restoration of full statehood as delimitation commission visits IIOJK

Jammu, July 07 (KMS): Delimitation Commission is on a tour for the delimitation of Assembly seats in Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir. As Indian government plans to reduce the Muslim majority status in the assembly through delimitation, the demand for statehood for Jammu and Kashmir is gaining strength. While …

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Mirwaiz forum takes jibes at reports on Indian flag unfurling on Hurriyat offices

Srinagar, July 07 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, the Hurriyat forum led by Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has strongly reacted to the media reports suggesting that some elements backed by Modi government are planning to unfurl Indian flag on the offices of Hurriyat forum and other pro-freedom organizations …

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Sopore shuts to mourn killing of youth

Srinagar, July 07 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, complete shutdown is being observed in Sopore town, today, against the killing of youth by Indian troops in a fake encounter. .According to Kashmir Media Service, the youth identified as Meraaj-ud-Din from Sopore town was arrested by the troops …

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Indian troops martyr one more youth, toll reaches two in IIOJK

Srinagar, July 07 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, Indian troops in their fresh act of state terrorism martyred two Kashmiri youth one in custody in Handwara area of Kupwara district and the other in Kalal Naushera area of Rajouri, today. The troops during checking dislodged a youth …

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Non-local labourer commits suicide in IIOJK

Srinagar, July 07 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, a non-local labourer allegedly committed suicide in Central Kashmir’s Budgam district, today. Local residents found the dead body of the labourer hanging to a tree at a brick kiln in Beerwah area of the district. The labourer was identified …

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Summons to Mufti Sayeed’s widow highly humiliating: PAGD

Srinagar, July 07 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, Peoples Alliance for Gupkar Declaration (PAGD) on Wednesday said that it strongly condemned the issuance of summons to late chief minister Mufti Muhammad Sayeed’s widow and demanded that such vindictive measures must be put to an end immediately. “The …

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‘Breaking news’ involving Indian forces a tough task for IIOJK journos

Srinagar, Jul 07 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, journalists believe that a reporter is forced to do fact check a dozen times before breaking any news item and ‘breaking news’ concerning Indian forces is a tough task for them. Umar Rashid from Shopian who has been covering …

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CPJ urges police in IIOJK to stop harassing journalists

Washington, D.C., July 07 (KMS): Police in Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IIOJK) should cease harassing journalist Siddharth Varadarajan and The Wire, and allow journalists to report freely, the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ), an American independent non-profit, non-governmental organization said. On July 3, the police headquarters of the Kashmir …

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Cloudburst triggers flash floods at Tulail Gurez

Srinagar, July 07 (KMS): A cloudburst has hit Zedgay Nallah at Tulail area of Gurez in north Kashmir’s Bandipora district. According to media reports a cloudburst triggered flash floods in Zedgay Nallah area, which led to an overflow of a nearby stream and the water entered into the house of …

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