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February, 2023

  • 4 February

    Article: 5 February: Kashmir Solidarity Day

    Abdul Basit Alvi Since the partition of the Indian subcontinent into India and Pakistan in 1947, the Kashmir dispute has been a hot issue between the two countries. They fought three wars over it but have not been able to resolve it. The partition left the fate of over 550 …

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  • 4 February

    Hate Speech: Several orders issued, no one is taking action, says Indian SC

    New Delhi, February 04 (KMS): The Supreme Court of India made it known that it had issued a number of orders concerning hate speech in programmes. Although it was decided to look into a petition against a hate speech event in Mumbai on February 5, nothing is being done as …

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  • 4 February

    UAPA is a menace to democracy: Shashi Tharoor on Kappan release

    New Delhi, February 04 (KMS): Senior Congress leader Shashi Tharoor has said that the amended draconian law, Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA) is a menace to democracy. Tharoor made these comments on the release of Kerala journalist Siddique Kappan. “The release of Siddique Kappan after 28 months in jail reminds …

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  • 4 February

    Calls to book Ramdev for hate speech against Muslims, Christians

      New Delhi, February 04 (KMS): Yoga guru and religious leader-cum-businessman Baba Ramdev is not new to making controversial statements against Muslims and other minorities in India. In his latest tirade against the increasingly marginalised communities in the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) dispensation, Ramdev has claimed that Muslims abduct Hindu …

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  • 3 February

    LFK issues annual report on HR situation in IIOJK

    Islamabad, February 03 (KMS): The Legal Forum for Kashmir (LFK) has issued its annual report on “Human Rights Situation in Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IIOJK)”. According to Kashmir Media Service, the LFK in its report said, Indian troops martyred at least 181 freedom-fighters and 45 civilians extra-judicially during …

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