"J&K entity as existed on August 1947 belongs to people of state and any division based on religion, sect or political interests is unacceptable", the statement said.
Ministry of Foreign Affairs Spokesperson, Nafees Zakaria, today, in its weekly press briefing has strongly condemned Indian occupation forces' continued brutalities in India occupied Kashmir, which claimed life of a minor Kashmiri girl Kaneeza while another minor boy was injured.
"We are concerned at the continued efforts by Pakistan to deny the people of the region their political rights, and the efforts being made to absorb these territories", Vikas Swarup, then-spokesperson of the MEA had said, articulating India's opposition to the move.
"We do not accept attempts by Pakistan to denigrate the democratic choice that has been regularly exercised by the people of Jammu & Kashmir over the last six decades since our independence", India said.
March 16 (ANI): Asserting that Pakistan is terrorizing indigenous people and giving full impunity to terrorists, Gilgit-Baltistan activist Abdul Hamid Khan has conveyed to the United Nations that Jamaatud Dawa (JuD) chief and 26/11 Mumbai terror attack mastermind Hafiz Muhammad Saeed is a "highly respected" terrorist in Islamabad, who has been awarded a de-facto status like that of a king by being kept under tight security, so that nobody would be able to get their hands on him. "It is unfortunate that in recent times the people of PoK have become victims of sectarian conflict, terrorism, and extreme economic hardship because of Pakistan's occupation and discrimination policies", said the Indian side.
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Mnuchin is scheduled to meet one-to-one with China's Finance Minister Xiao Jie and central bank governor Zhou Xiaochuan. Possible replacements include support for "fairness".
Yesterday, Pakistan's minister for inter-provincial coordination Riaz Hussain Pirzada had told Geo TV that a committee headed by Advisor of Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz had proposed giving the status of a province to Gilgit-Baltistan. A Supreme Court judgement is due soon.
"The essence of your question is about the issue of Kashmir".
Stating that under the Truce Terms of UNCIP resolution, Pakistan has no right to remain in the disputed land, the Baloch leader informed that after a lapse of 68 years of non-complying, Pakistan has virtually changed the whole 72000 Sq KM area of the disputed region in to "Military Torture Camp".
She said Pakistan-occupied Kashmir is administered by a "deep state" and has become a hub for the global export of terror.
India asked Pakistan to halt its "compulsive hostility" towards it during United Nations human rights council session.
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson agrees that his department needs budget cuts
The State Department Correspondents Association said it was " disappointed " by the change in procedure. The association was responding to the revelation Tuesday that Mr.
It is not going to be an easy run for the Pakistani government, considering the hurdles in the way.
Separatists in Jammu and Kashmir, including Yasin Malik, have in the past reportedly warned Nawaz Sharif about their reservations on how such a move could have serious implications on their stand on the Kashmir issue, or demands of an independent Kashmir.
India on Thursday hit out at Pakistan for its plans to declare Gilgit-Baltistan as its fifth province.
Pakistan must rein in its "compulsive hostility" towards India - it has a "selective approach" in tackling terror groups operating outside Pakistan and within.
Woman escapes kidnapper by jumping out of trunk
The station owner says they tried to use the woman's credit card to withdraw money at an ATM, but couldn't get any money. When the suspect left and started to drive off, Alsabah watched him through the window of the store.