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Jagti Township Sans Basic Parameters

Jagti Township Sans Basic Parameters

MASS PUBLIC RALLY Jagti Township Sans Basic Parameters: PK KS Correspondent June 2012 Jammu, Mar 12: A mammoth gathering was organised by Panun Kashmir,Jagti Unit at the Jagti township,Nagrota. A large number of Kashmiri pandit refugees participated in the programmee organised by Panun Kashmir a

Panun Kashmir Organises Activists Meet

Panun Kashmir Organises Activists Meet

Panun Kashmir Organises Activists Meet KS Correspondent June 2012 JAMMU, Feb 28: Panun Kashmir has watched with utmost disappointment and dismay the response of the state government to the complaints of mismanagement , corruption and nepotism in the affairs of newly constructed Jagati camp. It

Pandits slam community members who met Hurriyat leaders

Pandits slam community members who met Hurriyat leaders

Round Table Conference Pandits slam community members who met Hurriyat leaders KS Correspondent June 2012 New Delhi, June 10: Kashmiri Pandits today distanced themselves from a few members of the community who recently met Hurriyat leaders, saying their "shameful" act was in their individual c

Panun Kashmir Holds Activists Meet

Panun Kashmir Holds Activists Meet

PK ACTIVISTS MEET Panun Kashmir Holds Activists Meet KS Correspondent June 2012 JAMMU,March 17:: Panun Kashmir organized an activist meet today to take stock of the organisational activities and the developments concerning the displaced community. The participants emphassised that the present ch

Self Proclaimed leaders are bounty hunters

Self Proclaimed leaders are bounty hunters

Self Proclaimed leaders are bounty hunters: KP’s KS Correspondent June 2012 Panun Kashmir organised a meeting of the Kashmiri Pandit community, on April 29, 2012 at the Invitation,Banquet Hall, Roop Nagar, Jammu. The meeting was attended by a large number of people from the Kashmiri Pandit comm

Tribal Invasion: An American Reportage

Margaret Bourke-White was a correspondent and photographer with American magazine LIFE. She authored many books, based on her coverage of Africa, England, France, China, Russia, Italy and Germany during the Second World War. Bourke-White also covered tribal invasion of J&K in 1947-48. Her repor

Battle of Shalteng

How Srinagar was saved in 1947 By M. M. Munshi The division of the British administrated provinces as it eventually took place was on the basis of political considerations. Certain areas i. e Eastern part of Bengal, and western part of Punjab which were predominantly Muslim populated were allott

The Role of Ichamma Front in Saving Srinagar

By Raman Kumar Bhat The heroic role played by brave people like Major Som Nath Sharma and his fellow soldiers in defending Srinagar airfield in 1947 has received good attention from historians. Unfortunately, the chronicles penned down by military historians do not focus on the supportive role pl

Saviors of Leh

By M.M. Munshi When Soviet Russia took virtual control of Sinkiang (Xinjiang) in 1935 the British Indian administration came to an agreement with the Maharaja of Jammu & Kashmir under which a sixty year lease of GILGIT (which formed part of Jammu & Kashmir State) was executed. The sole re

There was enough evidence about Tribal Raid

By A Special Correspondent There is enough evidence to suggest that the J&K government and Government of India had sufficient information about raiders’ invasion before hand. Dr. Atri's revelation: On October 8, 1947 Dr. SK Atri, a leading doctor of Srinagar had been informed by some of his

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