Thursday, 2 November 2017

Street Children Football Players win Tournament in Moscow

A team of 8 street children football players from Mirpur, AJK, Pakistan won the "Future depends on You football tournament" held in Moscow on 26-27 October 2017. Teams from 11 countries participated in the tournament. Pakistani team won by beating teams from Brazil, India, Belarus in league and Russia in the Final. The tournament was organized by a charitable organization "Children Football" in collaboration with Russian ministries of Foreign Affairs, Sports and Education and Russian football Union. The President of Russian Football Union was Chief guest at the opening.





Monday, 30 October 2017

Clashes during search operation at Belov Pulwama

Clashes erupted in Belov village of Pulwama district on Monday after government forces launched a cordon-and-search-operation.
Cordon and search operation was also launched in two villages of Shopian. Following inputs about presence of militants, forces launched a search operation in the village, a police official said.
However soon after the cordon was laid, youth took to streets and pelted stones on forces to disrupt the operation. The forces responded by firing teargas shells. 
In the meantime, forces launched search operation in Nazneenpora and Pashpora villages of Shopian district. However the cordon was later lifted.

Three Arrested with Poppy and Cannabis

Three people were arrested and more than 16 kg of poppy and cannabis were recovered from them in Udhampur and Kishtwar districts of Jammu and Kashmir, police said today.
 
The poppy was seized last evening after a police team from the Udhampur police station laid a checkpost on the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway following a tip-off about the contraband being carried in a vehicle, a police officer said today.
 
The police party intercepted a car, and during the search 16 kg of poppy was recovered from two people travelling in the vehicle, he said. Rakesh Kumar and Riaz Bhatti were arrested on the spot and vehicle seized, he added. In another seizure, the police conducted special checks at a bus stand in Kishtwar yesterday where they detained one person after 200 grams of cannabis was recovered, he said.

Reported by Greater Kashmir

Street Children Football Players win Tournament in Moscow

A team of 8 street children football players from Mirpur, AJK, Pakistan won the "Future depends on You football tournament" held...