Altaf Rao

  • TMIRPUR (AJK)-Azad Jammu Kashmir Prime Minister Raja Farooq Haider Khan on Wednesday reiterated his government pledge that disbursement of financial relief amount under Special Compensatory Package to the earthquake affected will begin next month.Talking to this correspondent here, the prime ...

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  • TMIRPUR (AJK) - Two elderly civilians embraced martyrdom while at least four others sustained serious injuries after India resorted to unprovoked firing at civilians at two separate locations in Azad Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday. According to an ISPR statement, the Indian forces targeted civil ...

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  • TMIRPUR (AJK) - Indian troops yesterday resorted to unprovoked firing of mortars and artillery guns along the Line of Control (LoC) deliberately targeting civil population in Azad Jammu and Kashmir killing a man and injuring nine others.  Indian forces targeted civilians in Danna, Dhddnial, ...

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  • TMIRPUR (AJK) - A Pakistani soldier was killed in unprovoked firing by Indian forces in yet another ceasefire violation at the Line of Control (LoC) in Azad Jammu and Kashmir’s Bhimber district, prompting Pakistani troops to retaliate, an AJK government’s official statement said on ...

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  • TMIRPUR (AJK)   -  Only a day after Pakistan exposed Indian duplicity on terrorism issue and raised the Kashmir issue at the UNGA, a civilian helicopter carrying Azad Kashmir prime minister was fired upon by the troops of an embarrassed and deranged India. Prime Minister Raja Farooq ...

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  • TMIrpur (AJK)/SRINAGAR - The military officials of Pakistan and Indian traded accusations on Sunday after the death of two Pakistan civilians and four Indian soldiers, who were killed during an exchange of gunfire along Line of Control in Kashmir. As per officials on both sides, four other ...

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  • TMIRPUR (AJK)-The Azad Jammu and Kashmir Monday banged with full throated anti-US and anti-India slogans during protest rallies took out in various towns and cities of the state to vehemently condemn the recent decision by US President of designating Hizbul Mujahideen leader Syed Salahuddin "as a ...

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  • TMIRPUR (AJK) - The AJK government has presented Rs94.41 billion tax-free budget for the fiscal year 2017-18 in the Azad Jammu & Kashmir Legislative Assembly here on Thursday. Deputy Speaker Sardar Farooq Ahmed Tahir chaired the budget session. Finance Minister Dr Najeeb Naqi announced the ...

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  • TMIRPUR (AJK)-President Sardar Masood Khan Monday declared that the AJK could be transformed into a Silicon valley and IT hub, which could supplement and augment Pakistan's burgeoning IT market."The AJK government will be encouraged to lend all of its due resources to achieve the task through the ...

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  • TMIRPUR (AJK) - At least eight civilians, including five women, were injured as a result of unprovoked Indian firing and shelling on various forward villages located at this side of the Line of Control in Bhimber and Kotli districts of Mirpur division of Azad Jammu Kashmir on Saturday, official ...

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  • TMIRPUR (AJK)-The second round of national consensus and house listing will begin in rest of five AJK district from Tuesday (today), official sources said.Mirpur district is amongst the five district where consensus is going to commence from Tuesday, AJK Census Commissioner Raja Tariq Mahmood told ...

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  • TMIRPUR (AJK) - A civilian was injured as a result of unprovoked firing by the Indian troops on populous forward village along the Line of Control in Chirikot sector in Haveili district of Azad Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday, officials said.A local civilian lad, Muhammad Wasim, of forward Polas ...

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  • TMIRPUR (AJK) - After a pause of about a couple of days, India on Monday again violated the ceasefire agreement on the Line of Control in disputed Jammu and Kashmir by resorting to unprovoked shelling targeting the civilian population in Naizapir sector in Haveili district of AJK and injuring a ...

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  • T MIRPUR (AJK) - Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani Monday said Pakistan would continue extending ideological, political, moral and diplomatic support to Kashmiris in their just and principled struggle.“The government is taking keen interest in speedy progress and prosperity in all sectors ...

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  • TMIRPUR (AJK) Great enthusiasm was witnessed among the amateur cricketers seeking entry into the ranks of the national cricket team as Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) continued talent-hunt trials for Under-16 players at the Quaid-e-Azam Mirpur Cricket Stadium here on Tuesday. Hundreds of local lads ...

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  • TMIRPUR (AJK) - As many as 16 people, including six women, were killed and six others injured when a passenger wagon skidded into a deep ravine Wednesday near Kahori village, about 10 kilometres from Muzaffarabad. The ill-fated wagon with 21 passengers on board met with the accident while ...

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  • TMIRPUR (AJK)- The top national cricket event Quaid-e-Azam Cricket trophy tournament begins at the world-class Mirpur Cricket stadium here Sunday after KRL and PIA jumped into the field to play the opening match of the four-day tournament being held under the auspices of Pakistan Cricket Board. ...

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