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Geelani Says No To Pakistan Embassy’s Eid Milan For ‘Ignoring’ Kashmir

Geelani Says No To Pakistan Embassy’s Eid Milan For ‘Ignoring’ Kashmir

Hardline separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani has decided against attending the Eid Milan being hosted by the Pakistan High Commission here on July 21 over the Kashmir issue being “ignored” at Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s meeting with his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi in Russia last week. The hardline Hurriyat Conference leader told IANS that

United Nations Welcomes Indo-Pak Talks

BY News Desk The United Nations Saturday welcomed the meeting between Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi in the Russian city of Ufa. It called the talks between the two leader as a positive development. This was stated by a spokesman of Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon while talking to media men at the

Top Army Officer Among 12 Dead In Jammu Kashmir Attack

By News Desk JAMMU – Just days ahead of an expected meeting between prime ministers of India and Pakistan on the sidelines of a conference in New York, suspected separatist rebels have killed at least 12 people, including a top-ranking Indian Army officer, in twin attacks in Indian Kashmir. Dressed in military fatigues, the suspected rebels

Will Talk Nuclear with US, Says Iran President

  Iran’s new president, Hassan Rouhani, on Tuesday used his first news conference to call for serious negotiations to solve the decade-long dispute over the country’s nuclear program and he repeatedly suggested openness to direct talks with the United States, an idea that until recently had been unthinkable for many years. At the same time,