Madhya Pradesh: PoK called 'Azad Kashmir' in state board exam of Class 10
Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) called Azad Kashmir in a question p...
NCPCR seeks explanation from MP Board for mentioning PoK as Azad Kashmir in Class 10 paper
One of the questions in the Social Science examination of Class 10 asked candidates to identify 'Azad Kashmir' on the map. The term also occurred in a match-a-pair question. "Such kinds of questions are potentially misleading which can negatively influence the minds of children, since Azad Kashmir is not a constitutionally approved phrase or term," an official said.
Separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani quits Hurriyat Conference
Veteran separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani on Monday announced his dissociation from the faction of the Hurriyat Conference that he floated in 2003 by enforcing a vertical split in the amalgam.
China should consider Belt and Road Initiative via Kolkata, Mumbai ports instead of PoK: Subramanian Swamy
BRI is China's global economic initiative for connecting with Europe, Africa and the rest of Asia through road and maritime routes with focus on infrastructure, transportation and energy sectors. Swamy suggested that instead of passing through PoK, the BRI corridor can enter India from Kunming in southwestern China and from Kolkata Port it can take the sea route.
India blocks meeting of ‘PoK Prez’ in French National Assembly
The Pakistani mission in Paris was pushing for a meeting of ‘PoK President’ Masood Khan at the National Assembly on September 24.
Will take action to reclaim PoK if ordered, says Army Chief General Naravane
"There is a parliamentary resolution, that entire Jammu and Kashmir region is a part of India. If Parliament wants it, then that area (PoK) also should belong to us. When we get orders to that effect, we will take appropriate action," the Army chief said while speaking to the media in Delhi.
Pakistan records 105 more COVID-19 fatalities, death toll rises to 3,695; total cases reach 185,034
As many as 105 more fatalities were reported in the last 24 hours, taking the death toll to 3,695. Sindh reported the maximum number of 71,092 cases, followed by 68,308 in Punjab, 22,633 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 11,219 in Islamabad, 9,587 in Balochistan, 1,326 in Gilgit-Baltistan and 869 in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK).
Forget Srinagar, focus on saving POK, Pakistan opposition tells Imran Khan
Prime Minister should focus on saving Pakistan Occupied Kashmir and Muzaffarabad and forget Srinagar, said Bilawal Bhutto Zardari.
Cabinet Okays Rs 5.5 lakh Each for 5.3k PoK Families
A “historical wrong” has been corrected by the government, Union minister Prakash Javadekar said while briefing reporters after the Cabinet meeting.
Balochistan, PoK activists protest Pakistan atrocities
The ‘Stop Baloch Genocide’ poster campaign, organised by the Baloch Human Rights Council at the Broken Chair monument area in Geneva, coincides with the 42nd session of the UNHRC.
Modi will fulfil dream of integrating PoK with India: J&K BJP incharge
He also said revoking Jammu and Kashmir's special status was on his party's agenda since the Jana Sangh days.
Three Pakistani terrorists killed as Army foils major infiltration bid along LoC in J-K's Rajouri
The Pakistani terrorists made the abortive attempt to sneak into the Kalal area of Nowshera from Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) on May 28 but were killed in the subsequent counter-infiltration operation, the officials said.
Pakistan bracing for 40,000-50,000 death toll due to Covid: Top doctors
Doctors have strongly opposed easing of lockdowm, fearing 4,00,000 patients in June. Dr Shamsi is of opinion that Pakistan govt appears to mentally prepared for 40-50,000 deaths to save economy, according to informed sources. Several Shia groups have conveyed to the govt that they will bring out processions to commemorate the martyrdom of Hazrat Ali and that it cannot ban them.
PoK projects suffer as China focuses on Gwadar
As China continues to focus heavily on CPEC in Gwadar, Balochistan, parts of Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) has witnessed slow progress under the mega initiative.
Pakistan sends 200 PoK locals to terrorist camps for training and infiltration into India
Security forces have recently received reports pointing out that Pakistan has taken about 150 to 200 locals of Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (PoK) to terrorist facilities for training.