By Zafar Iqbal Today Kashmir is boiling again. Current unrest started after the killing of a young boy in June has taken at least 112 lives and crippled daily life in Muslim majority parts of Indian held K...Views: 1767
Islamabad Pakistani woman parliamentarian Marvi Memon on Saturday announced to arrange a rally to support Peace in Kashmir on 27 October. Marvi Memon told media that large number of people from all over the Pakistan wi...Views: 1525
Islamabad: Pakistani’s woman parliamentarian Marvi Memon has urged the government to set up an independent commission to ensure the transparency in the utilization of $ 6billion foreign aid donated for rehabilitation ...Views: 1591
Bagh: Azad Jammu and Kashmir. A special girl child was raped in Bagh district of Pakistan administrated Kashmir after kidnapping from her home, local press reported. The media reports said that a fourteen years old girl...Views: 2931
ISLAMABAD, Oct 15 (PFP Report): The Federal government has approved Rs.12 billion for execution of rebuilding projects in earthquake affected areas of Azad Jammu Kashmir (AJK) and Khyber-Pakhunkhwa (KPK). This was announc...Views: 1528
Islamabad, A humanitarian group has called upon donor countries and aid agencies to form a fact finding mission to probe irregularities and embezzlement in funds donated for South Asian earthquake of October 08, 2005. T...Views: 2063
SKARDU: Harassment of common citizens and disregard to sanctity of house privacy during search operations in the Gilgit city by security forces has made it clear that Pakistani rulers are voluntarily leaving Gilgit-Balatis...Views: 2385
Peace Conference asks India and Pakistan to resolve Kashmir Conflict according to wishes of KashmiriRegion: Pakistan
Kotli, Jammu and Kashmir, Sunday, October 03: Kashmir Peace Conference (KPC) on Sunday urged India and Pakistan to resolve the Kashmir dispute according to wishes of Kashmiris in order to foster peace and prosperity in So...Views: 2096
Muzaffarabad, Jammu and Kashmir, September 27,2010: Two Pakistani terrorist groups have started their activities in Pakistani controlled part of Kashmir with a new name, eye witnesses say. The newly established group appe...Views: 1412
ISLAMABAD: Monday, August 23, 2010: Human rights group Press For Peace (PFP) on Monday asked Chief Justice Mr. Iftikhar Choudhary to continuously monitor the investigation of Sialkot killing incident so the culprits ar...Views: 1798
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Zafar Iqbal is a freelance writer, campaigner and educator. He is architect of Press for Peace (http://www.pressforpeace.org.uk/), which works for the promotion of peace and sustainable development in South Asia, raising the voice of deprived communities and focusing gross root peace building and conflict resolution interventions in Himalayan State of Jammu and Kashmir.
Being a campaigner he is a passionate and ardent supporter of change in his social and political milieu.
As a freelance and independent writer, he contributes to various newspapers and online sources like Eurasia Review, Environmental News Service, Daily The Kashmir Monitor, Media Helping Media etc.
He writes on political, environmental and geo-strategic dimensions of contemporary South Asia.