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President Barrister Sultan, Amb. Masood discuss Kashmir & other issues of mutual concern
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President Barrister Sultan, Amb. Masood discuss Kashmir & other issues of mutual concern

Altaf Hamid Rao. New York/MIRPUR (AJK) : President Azad Jammu and Kashmir Barrister Sultan Mahmood Chaudhry and Pakistan’s ambassador to America Sardar Masood Khan during a meeting here today held detailed discussions on the way forward to promote Kashmir cause effectively at international forums, especially at the United Nations. On the occasion, the duo expressed…

Wani seeks UNHRC’s intervention for early release of Khurram Pervaiz, other rights defenders
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Wani seeks UNHRC’s intervention for early release of Khurram Pervaiz, other rights defenders

Altaf Hamid Rao, Geneva/ MIRPUR [AJK],  (Parliament Times) : Prominent rights activist and WMC permanent representative Altaf Hussain Wani has said that the Indian state has crushed every space for human rights defenders in occupied Kashmir besides using its notorious agency and draconian laws such as UAPA to harass and intimidate civil society and human…

President Barrister Sultan to address a gathering in Brooklyn on 2nd October
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President Barrister Sultan to address a gathering in Brooklyn on 2nd October

New York: President Barrister Sultan Mahmood Chaudhry Azad Jammu and Kashmir is scheduled to deliver a keynote speech at a gathering in Brooklyn, New York on Sunday, October 2 at 6 pm. In this regard, preparations have been finalized. President Barrister Sultan Mahmood Chaudhry will address the gathering as a chief guest.  

AJK President attaches hopes with newly elected UNGA Chief of playing his role to ensure early resolution of K-issue
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AJK President attaches hopes with newly elected UNGA Chief of playing his role to ensure early resolution of K-issue

Javed Iqbal MIRPUR (AJK),  (Parliament Times) : Azad Jammu and Kashmir President Barrister Sultan Mehmood Chaudhry has expressed the optimism that the newly elected President of the UN General Assembly Mr. Csaba Korosi would play his due role in resolving the much delayed global issue of Kashmir that happens to be one of the oldest…

23 people killed & dozens of  injured in a suicide attack of Kabul

23 people killed & dozens of injured in a suicide attack of Kabul

KABUL, (Raja Furqan Ahmed): At least 23 people have been killed and dozens of others injured in a suicide attack at an education institute in the Afghan capital of Kabul. According to the details, the explosion took place on Friday at the Kaaj education centre. Students were taking a practice university entrance exam at 7:30…

We come from Pakistan to promote trade between Britain:  Senior VP FPCCI
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We come from Pakistan to promote trade between Britain: Senior VP FPCCI

Islamabad, (Parliament Times)  : UK Pakistan Chamber of Commerce and Industry President Aamir Khawaja (who is on a visit to Pakistan), Acting President Ishtiaq Ahmed and Senior Vice President Shahjahan Shaukat received from Pakistan in honor of Pakistan UK Business Council Delegation from Pakistan Chair Pakistan UK Business Council Imran Khalil Naseer and Senior Vice…

Nawaz Sharif directs his legal team in London, Pakistan to prepare petition to resort to court in connection with his return to Pakistan
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Nawaz Sharif directs his legal team in London, Pakistan to prepare petition to resort to court in connection with his return to Pakistan

ISLAMABAD:  PML-N Supremo Nawaz Sharif has directed his lawyers in London and Pakistan to work out petition to resort to court in connection with his return to Pakistan. Nawaz Sharif will make final decision in consultation with PML-N leadership either he will land in Islamabad or Lahore on his return to home. PML-N sources said…

US reiterates ‘full support’ to Pakistan in rehabilitation of flood-hit areas
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US reiterates ‘full support’ to Pakistan in rehabilitation of flood-hit areas

ISLAMABAD, (Rja Furqan Ahmed) : The United States has vowed to support Pakistan in diverse fields, especially for the reconstruction and rehabilitation of flood-hit areas of the country. This was stated by the US Ambassador, Donald Blome on the occasion of the 75th anniversary of the Pak-US diplomatic relations at the U.S. Embassy in Islamabad….

President AJK meets with Secretary General OIC
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President AJK meets with Secretary General OIC

New York: A detailed meeting of AJK President Barrister Sultan Mehmood Chaudhry with Secretary General Hussain Ibrahim Taha of Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) in New York. On this occasion, Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Hussain Ibrahim Taha said that we are with the Kashmiris and we should raise our voice…

India pursuing Israeli model to turn Muslim majority in Kashmir into a minority: Speakers
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India pursuing Israeli model to turn Muslim majority in Kashmir into a minority: Speakers

Geneva: Speakers at a seminar hosted by Community Human Rights and Advocacy Center have said that the India’s RSS influenced regime led by Modi was pursuing Israeli model of demographic engineering in Kashmir to turn Muslim majority into a minority. The seminar titled “Demographic Engineering in Indian occupied Kashmir: Violation of International Law & UNSC…

Mohammed bin Salman becomes Saudi Arabia’s prime minister

Mohammed bin Salman becomes Saudi Arabia’s prime minister

  RIYADH :  Saudi Arabia’s crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman, has been named prime minister, a post traditionally held by the king. The heads of other critical ministries, including interior, foreign and energy, remained in place, according to a royal decree from King Salman published on Tuesday by the official Saudi Press Agency. Prince Mohammed…

CCC  in Pakistan launched a series of lectures on “Online Chinese Culture Talk”.
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CCC in Pakistan launched a series of lectures on “Online Chinese Culture Talk”.

Islamabad,  (Parliament Times) : China Cultural Center in Pakistan launched a series of lectures on “Online Chinese Culture Talk”. The first lecture, “Living Transmission” by Yuan Li, researcher at Chinese National Academy of Arts, provided a new window for Pakistani netizens to learn more about the profound Chinese culture. In his lecture Yuan Li gives…