Srinagar, August 18 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the students of degree college, Kupwara, shouted pro-freedom and anti-India slogans when an Indian delegation team led by senior BJP leader and former Indian external affairs minister, Yashwant Sinha, arrived in the institution.

The delegation was interacting with students and members of civil society at the degree college auditorium in Kupwara when the students raised pro-freedom and anti-India slogans. »

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Jammu, August 18 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, several community leaders in the Jammu and Ladakh regions including Hindus and Sikhs have said that they are against the scrapping of Article 35A of Indian Constitution. They and most of the Muslim community leaders in Jammu said that they are with the people of the Kashmir Valley in their fight against the efforts of RSS and BJP to undermine the special status of Jammu and Kashmir.

Gujjar civil society activist and member of Gujjar Charitable Trust, Chowdhry Masood, who belongs to Poonch, in an interview with English daily, Kashmir Reader, said the people in Poonch, especially the Gujjar community, stand for the special political interests of Jammu and Kashmir. “We want Article 35A to be a permanent feature of the Constitution,” he said. »

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Srinagar, August 18 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Kashmir Center for Social and Development Studies (KCSDS) staged a silent sit-in protest in Srinagar against India’s plans to dilute Article 35A of Indian Constitution to change the Muslim majority of the territory into a minority.

The protesters from different walks of life including lawyers, journalists, businessmen, doctors and teachers assembled at Pratap Park in Srinagar. They were carrying placards that highlighted the promises made by various Indian leaders. Some of the placards read, “India learn to keep promise”, “Liars make the best promise”, “They made many promises but never kept one”, “A country that does not keep promises is a banana republic” and “Shame on broken promises”. »

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Srinagar, August 18 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Democratic Freedom Party has condemned US decision of designating the largest mujahid organization of Kashmir – the Hizbul Mujahideen – as a terrorist group.

The DFP spokesman in a statement issued in Srinagar said, Hizbul Mujahideen is fighting at local level against Indian occupation of Jammu and Kashmir. »

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Islamabad, August 15 (KMS): The Azad Jammu and Kashmir chapter of the All Parties Hurriyet Conference staged a protest demonstration outside Indian High Commission in Islamabad to mark India’s Independence Day as black day, today.

The protesters expressed concern over the unabated wave of killings by Indian troops in the occupied territory and warned New Delhi against the use of brutal tactics to crush people’s freedom movement. »

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Jammu, August 11 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, common masses and activists of political and social organizations of Poonch staged a massive demonstration to protest against PDP-BJP regime’s attempts to fiddle with Articles 370 and 35A of the Indian Constitution.

At the protest held at Parade Ground Park Poonch, Maulana Hakeemuddin criticized the Indian authorities’ anti-Kashmir policies and said that the Kashmiri people would not accept any fiddling with the Articles concerning the special status of Jammu and Kashmir. »

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Srinagar, August 08 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the students of Kashmir University (KU) staged a pro-freedom demonstration during the visit of Governor, NN Vohra, to the campus, today.

The students assembled outside the Institute of Kashmir Studies where NN Vohra was chairing an official function.

The students while staged a pro-freedom rally against the Governor’s visit to the campus. They were holding banners and placards bearing pro-freedom slogans. »

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Srinagar, July 28 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the leaders and activists of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) and other pro-freedom organizations, today, staged a peaceful protest near Budshah Chowk in Srinagar against the arrests by Indian National Investigation Agency (NIA) and Enforcement Directorate (ED) and release of killers troops involved in Machil fake encounter.

The JKLF leaders, Noor Muhammad Kalwal, Zahoor Ahmad Butt, Muhammad Yasin Butt, Muhammad Sideeq Shah, Sheikh Abdul Rasheed, Bashir Ahmad Kashmiri, Mushtaq Ahmad Khan and Tehreek-e-Hurriyat leader, Umar Aadil Dar gathered near Budshah Chowk and staged a peaceful protest. A large number of people from all walks of life joined the protest. »

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Srinagar, July 27 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the joint resistance leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik has said that the BJP-led Indian government is working on crushing the Kashmiris’ freedom movement.

The resistance leaders in a joint statement issued in Srinagar said, a crackdown and a propaganda blitzkrieg has been launched against Hurriyat leaders and activists to target and implicate them in fabricated criminal cases. »

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