Kashmir dailies print blank front pages to protest gov’t ad ban

Kashmir dailies print blank front pages to protest gov’t ad banKashmir Updates – Rifat Fareed – March 10, 2019 Srinagar, Indian-administered Kashmir – Major English- and Urdu-language newspapers in Indian-administered Kashmir have printed blank front pages to protest against the central government’s decision to block advertisements to two dailies. In place of regular news, the papers’…

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‘India playing with fire’: Pakistan-administered Kashmir leader

‘India playing with fire’ Pakistan-administered Kashmir leaderKashmir Updates – Sudipto Mondal & Showkat Shafi – February 27, 2019 Doha, Qatar – In the cyclic escalation of hostilitiesbetween the nuclear-armed India and Pakistan, the perspective from Pakistan-administered Kashmir is often overlooked. That rare opportunity presented itself last week during a visit to Doha by Masood Khan, the 27th president of the…

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Statement by Dr. Shireen M. Mazari, Minster of Human Rights, Pakistan at 40th Regular Session Human Rights Council

Statement by Dr. Shireen M. Mazari, Minster of Human Rights, Pakistan at 40th Regular Session Human Rights Council in GenevaKashmir Updates – Pakistan Mission, Geneva – February 26, 2019 We greatly value the work of the Office of the High Commissioner on Human Rights (OHCHR). The new High Commissioner, Ms Bachelet, brings the experience and…

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European Parliament heard details on the humanitarian situation in Jammu & Kashmir

European Parliament heard details on the humanitarian situation in Jammu & KashmirKashmir Updates – February 19, 2019 YFK–International Kashmir Lobby Group obtained this video with permission European Parliament’s Subcommittee on Human Rights heard details on the humanitarian situation in Indian-controlled Jammu & Kashmir on 19 February 2019. According to its official web page, the agenda…

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