PoK refugee organisation thanks J&K govt for approving aid

An organisation of displaced persons of Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) on Friday lauded and thanked Jammu and Kashmir government for approving a Rs 9000 crore financial package for the settlement of the refugee families.

J&K floods a national disaster: PM Narendra Modi
J&K floods a national disaster: PM Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday announced a special assistance of Rs 1,000 crore for the flood-hit Jammu and Kashmir besides a Rs 2 lakh compensation from the Prime Minister`s Relief Fund for the kin of the dead and Rs 50,000 for those seriously injured.

PM Narendra Modi declares J&K floods as 'national disaster', says India ready to extend support to PoK
PM Narendra Modi declares J&K floods as 'national disaster', says India ready to extend support to PoK

Prime Minister Narendra Modi took an aerial survey of the flood-affected areas in Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday and termed the situation as “national disaster”.

China, Pak Economic Corridor poised for implementation: Wang

The multi-billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor being built through the Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (POK) is poised for implementation, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi has said.

Personnel in PoK involved in livelihood issues: China

China today defended the presence of its personnel in Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (PoK), saying they were not targeted against any country but are only involved in "cooperative activities" to improve the livelihood of local people.

India has asked China to cease activities in PoK: Jaitley

The government keeps an eye on Chinese presence in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) and has asked China to "cease such activities" there, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley informed Lok Sabha Friday.

14 killed in road accident in Pakistan occupied Kashmir

The dead bodies have been shifted to a government hospital in Mirpur.

PoK national dies at brother`s house in Poonch

A 74-year-old resident of Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK), who had come to this side of Kashmir to meet his brother, died due to illness at a hospital here on Saturday.

Goods worth over Rs 2 crore traded across LoC Poonch

Goods worth over Rs 2 crore were traded across the Line of Control (LoC) on Wednesday between Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (PoK) and Jammu and Kashmir at Chakan-Da-Bagh crossing point, officials said.

India, Pakistan agree to release detained trucks

India and Pakistan on Wednesday agreed to release trucks detained in their respective territories, ending a three week standoff triggered by seizure of a truck in Jammu and Kashmir coming from across the border for allegedly carrying brown sugar worth Rs 100 crore.

SC rejects PIL against J&K rehabilitation policy

Supreme Court refused to entertain a petition challenging rehabilitation policy of Jammu and Kashmir government for paving way for return of youth who crossed over to Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK).

11 killed in militants` attack on police station in China

Two police officers who were injured in the attack reportedly died later.
The restive Xinjiang province faced unrest between Uyghurs and members of Han community over the increasing settlements of Hans in the province.

Pakistani intruder injured in firing along IB in Kathua

A Pakistani intruder was injured in an exchange of fire along the International Border (IB) after a suspicious movement was noticed near Paharpur outpost in Kathua district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said.

PoK refugees take out protest rally

An organisation representing Pakistan occupied Kashmir refugees on Sunday took out a protest rally here in support of their demands, including compensation and ownership rights.

PoK PM`s no-confidence motion fails in legislative Assembly

The no-confidence motion moved against Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) Prime Minister Chaudhry Abdul Majeed was taken back on Friday as none of the 30 MLSs present in the Legislative Assembly has voted in its favour.

China seeks `friendly` talks with Pakistan to free its national

China said it looks forward to addressing the detention of its national for alleged desecration of the holy Quran in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir.

PoK hands over Indian national`s body to J&K officials

Authorities in Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) on Thursday handed over to Jammu and Kashmir government officials the body of an Indian national who had drowned in Jhelum river last week.

Four killed in Xinjiang attack in China

Four people were killed and 8 injured after they were attacked with knives by unknown assailants in China`s troubled Xinjiang province, coinciding with the once-in-a-decade leadership changes here.

PoK resident caught with live cartridge

Security forces on Monday nabbed a PoK resident along with a live cartridge during his travel on cross-LOC bus to Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir.

APMCC chairman on hunger strike for Kashmiri Hindu`s demands

All Parties Migrants Co-ordination Committee (APMCC) chairman Vinod Pandit`s indefinite hunger strike at Porbandar in Gujarat for various demands concerning Kashmiri Hindus entered the second day.