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Gilgit-Baltistan debate in London shows resentment among local leaders
A debate on Gilgit-Baltistan, Chaired by the Baroness of Winterburne, Emma Nicholson, in a Committee room of the British House of Lords, on Wednesday reflected resentment of the local leaders over the way Pakistan is dealing with them. ANI

Brussels moot speaks of long-term peace for Kashmir
A two-day conference held here last month on the cultural heritage of Kashmiris, has declared that there is a need to forge a peaceful pathway through identifying and implementing a series of steps that will lead to a prosperous and cohesive future for all of the people of Kashmir, wherever they may reside. ANI

`Terrorism is the biggest threat to peace: Dr Shabir Choudhry*
Eminent author on Kashmir affairs, Dr. Shabir Choudhry, has said that terrorism is the biggest threat to peace not only in South Asia, but to other parts of the world. ANI

Northern Areas Legal Framework Order should be abrogated: Choudhry
The controversial Legal Framework Orders (LFOs) imposed in Pakistans underdeveloped and remote Northern Areas from time to time, should be abrogated immediately if the people of these areas are to be seriously helped, said Dr. Shabir Choudhry, Chairman of the Diplomatic Committee of the London-based Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF). ANI

End reign of terror, deprivation in Gilgit, Baltistan: EU-Kashmir Alliance
Brussels, Apr.8 (ANIRepresentatives of the European Parliament and the International Kashmir Alliance (IKA) on Tuesday called for an end to Pakistans reign of terror and deprivation in the remote and underdeveloped areas of Gilgit and Baltistan. ANI

EU, Kashmir Alliance to discuss Gilgit and Baltistan rights violations
Representatives of the European Parliament and the International Kashmir Alliance (IKA), are meeting in Brussels in a short while from now to discuss problems afflicting the under-developed and neglected Gilgit and Baltistan areas of Pakistan. ANI

Baroness Nicholson MEP calls on Pak to address profound democratic deficits
Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne MEP has called on the incoming government in Pakistan to address the imperatives of the profound democratic deficits with rigour and determination so that Pakistans democracy can finally come of age. ANI

Role of IKA must be strengthened(Article)
International Kashmir Alliance (IKA) came in to being under Geneva Declaration. Establishment of IKA was a response to those who promoted politics of communalism, sectarianism and hatred. It challenged those who were hitherto unchallenged. ANI

JK Rowling intensifies her disabled childrens rights crusade
Harry Potter author JK Rowling is strengthening her crusade for the rights of mentally ill and disabled children in East European mental hospitals, after setting the cause in motion last year. ANI

Recollections of a Communicator,Pressure on Pakistan to preserve human rights in PoK(Article)
stan. Pakistan was used by the United States and its allies as a launching pad for the conduct of jehad ANI

India, Pakistan cannot decide Kashmiris future, say JKLF leaders
The Central Committee of the London-based Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) has said that the future of Kashmiris cannot be determined by India or Pakistan. ANI

EU passes Emma Nicholsons Kashmir report with an overwhelming Majority
The European Parliament here today passed the Baroness Emma Nicholson report on Kashmir with an overwhelming majority. ANI

Baroness Emma Nicolson deplores violence in Pakistan
Baroness Emma Nicholson, the First Vice-Chairman of the European Parliaments Committee on Foreign Affairs and author of a report on the Kashmir dispute dogging relations between Pakistan and India, has deplored the recent outbreaks of violence in Karachi following the suspension of Pakistan Supreme Court Chief Justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry. ANI

A meeting with Baroness Emma Nicholson
Only those people make history who shine out in crises, take a firm stand on principles, especially to protect rights of other fellow human beings, or do something good or bad which affects lives of others. Name of Lord Mountbatten in this context will be remembered in modern Kashmiri and Pakistani history, and in view of many, for all the wrong reasons. ANI

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