Washington, Feb 17 (IBNS) US-based independent democracy watchdog organization Freedom House has asserted in its 2019 report that the Indian state of Jammu & Kashmir enjoys more freedom than Pakistan-Occupied Kashmir (PoK) and Pakistan itself, contrary to popular allegations levelled by the Imran Khan-led government in Pakistan.
Patna, Dec 2 (TheBiharPost/IBNS): The Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) has promised to capture Pakistan-occupied-Kashmir (PoK) as well as Sindh province in the neighbouring country if the Narendra Modi government returns to power after 2019 Lok Sabha elections.
Srinagar, Dec 1 (IBNS): Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi for opening of the route to Sharda Peeth in Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK).
Amsterdam, Jun 25 (IBNS): The human rights report on Kashmir by the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) glosses over the cross-border terrorism exported by Pakistan while being unreasonably critical of India’s human rights record, said a prominent think tank group of Europe engaged in South Asian studies.
New Delhi, Jul 18 (IBNS) : Sending out a strong message to Pakistan, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday confirmed a medical visa for a young man from Pakistan Occupied Kashmir, asserting no one from PoK needs letter from the Pakistan Government as the area is an integral part of India.
Patna, June 10 (TheBiharPost/IBNS): Yoga guru Baba Ramdev on Saturday asked the Indian government to annex Pak-Occupied Kashmir without any further delay, describing it as the root-cause of all troubles.
Beijing, May 15 (IBNS): China's state-run media has said that India's decision to boycott over sovereignty issue the "One Belt, One Road" (OBOR) summit in Beijing in which Pakistan is a participant, will not affect the regional cooperation to build infrastructure for connectivity,
Beijing, May 14 (IBNS): Even as India boycotted "One Belt, One Road" (OBOR) summit that began at Beijing on Sunday, Chinese President Xi Jinping said that all countries should respect each other's "sovereignty and territorial integrity."
New Delhi, May 14 (IBNS): India has boycotted Chinaâ€™s Belt and Road summit beginning in Beijing on Sunday over sovereignty issues as the initiative for cross border connectivity runs through Pakistan occupied Kashmir.
Beijing, May 13 (IBNS) : India is likely to stay away from Chinaâ€™s Belt and Road summit beginning in Beijing on Sunday, virtually boycotting its ambitious initiative for cross border connectivity that runs through Pakistan occupied Kashmir, NDTV reports.
Srinagar, Nov 23 (IBNS) : At least ten people were reportedly killed in the Pak occupied Kashmir as heavy firing erupted across the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday with Indian troops going for a massive counter offensive against Pakistan a day after a soldier was mutilated. dividing India and Pakistan on Wednesday.
Muzaffarabad, Pakistan/Srinagar, Nov 23 (IBNS) : At least eight people were killed and nine others injured on Wednesday in the shelling by Indian army that hit a passenger bus along the Line of Control (LoC) near Neelum valley in the Pak occupied Kashmir, media reports in Pakistan claimed.
Kolkata, Oct 2 (IBNS): Union Minister for Human Resource Development Prakash Javadekar on Sunday appealed the school students to keep their cities and towns clean by committing themselves to regular cleaning of their respective vicinities of plastic refuge while coming to and returning from their schools.
New Delhi, Sept 14 (IBNS): India on Wednesday raised the human rights violation issue in Pakistan-occupied-Kashmir during the 33rd session of the United Nations Human Rights Council, media reports said.