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Day: July 6, 2024

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Lower Caste Rights Activist K. Armstrong Murdered in Chennai

Chennai: K. Armstrong, a prominent Indian politician and advocate for lower caste rights, was fatally attacked near his residence in Chennai, the capital of Tamil Nadu. Armstrong, the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief for Tamil Nadu, was known for his de…

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Kashmiri Candidates’ Success in UK Elections Hailed by Azad Jammu and Kashmir President

Islamabad: President of Azad Jammu and Kashmir, Barrister Sultan Mahmood Chaudhry, lauded the significant electoral victories of candidates of Kashmiri origin in the recent British elections, highlighting their potential role in advocating for Kashmiri…

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APHC-AJK Convener Safi Vows Continued Kashmir Freedom Struggle

Karachi: Ghulam Muhammad Safi, the Convener of All Parties Hurriyat Conference Azad Jammu and Kashmir (APHC-AJK) chapter, affirmed that the Kashmiri people will persist in their freedom struggle regardless of the challenges.According to Kashmir Media S…

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U.S. Ambassador Blome Highlights Strong Bilateral Ties and Religious Freedom at Independence Day Event in Lahore

Lahore: During a celebration of the 248th anniversary of U.S. independence in Lahore, U.S. Ambassador Donald A. Blome, alongside U.S. Consul General Lahore Kristin K. Hawkins, underscored the enduring partnership between the United States and Pakistan….

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Mob Attack in West Bengal Targets Muslim Man on False Theft Accusations

Kolkata: In the recent surge of communal violence in India, a Muslim youth was brutally attacked by Hindu extremists in the Bankra area of Howrah district, West Bengal, on allegations of theft, highlighting the escalating tensions in the region.Accordi…

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Saudi Group Secures Major Stake in Shell Pakistan to Enhance Retail Oil Sector

Islamabad: In a strategic move to expand its presence in the Pakistani oil market, Saudi-based Asyad Holding, through its UAE-based subsidiary Wafi Energy Holding Limited, has successfully acquired a 77.42% shareholding in Shell Pakistan Limited. This …

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Muslim Youth Assaulted by Mob in West Bengal on Unfounded Theft Allegations

Kolkata: A Muslim man was violently attacked by a group of Hindu extremists in Howrah, West Bengal, falsely accused of theft, in an incident reflecting the rising communal tensions in the region.According to Kashmir Media Service, the assault on Sheikh…

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Sindh Responds to Heatwave with Extensive Relief Efforts and Public Awareness Campaigns

Karachi: As the heatwave of 2024 continues to impact Sindh, the Provincial Disaster Management Authority (PDMA) has intensified its response efforts, coordinating with local agencies to establish heat stabilization camps and raise public awareness on t…

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Senior Lawyer Mian Qayoom Placed in Judicial Custody for 14 Days by Jammu Court

Jammu: Mian Abdul Qayoom, a prominent lawyer and former president of the High Court Bar Association, was sent to 14-day judicial custody by an NIA court in Jammu today, in a case his supporters claim is baseless.According to Kashmir Media Service, Qayo…