Chairman Hurriyat Conference(G) Syed Ali Shah Geelani has called for a complete shutdown on May 30 in south Kashmir’s Shopian district to mark the fourth anniversary of the Shopian rape and murder case. While paying tributes to Asiya and Nilofer, the two women who were allegedly raped and murdered by government forces in 2010,
Congress will emerge as the single largest party in Jammu and Kashmir in the 2014 assembly polls, party's state chief Saifuddin Soz said Saturday. "Congress party will emerge as the single largest party in 2014 assembly elections in the state," Soz said while addressing a public meeting at Udhampur, 65 kms from here.
BY Mushtaq Ahmed
Uneasy calm prevailed in Palhalan area of this north Kashmir district, even as a complete shutdown was observed Saturday for the third straight day against the killing of a Lashker-e-Toiba militant Hilal Ahmad Rather alias Molvi in downtown Srinagar on Thursday. Like Friday, all shops, offices, banks and educational institutions remained closed in Palhalan, Pattan (the native area of Hilal) and other adjoining areas to pay homage to the slain militant who,