Maoists kill 11 CRPF personnel in Chhattisgarh

Maoists kill 11 CRPF personnel in Chhattisgarh

Srinagar: Eleven Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) soldiers were killed in an encounter with Maoists in Chhattisgarh’s Sukma on Monday, media reports said. The encounter took place near Burkapal CRPF camp on Dornapal Jagargunda road of Sukma. Seven CRPF troops suffered critical injuries in the encounter and were evacuated, reports said. The soldiers are from […]

Masarat Alam bailed, re-arrested

Masarat Alam bailed, re-arrested

Srinagar: Police on Monday re-arrested the incarcerated pro-freedom leader, Masarat Alam Bhat after he was bailed out by a Baramulla Court in FIR No 258/2016. Hurriyat (G) leader and Muslim League chairman, Masarat is undergoing detention since October 2010 after he spearheaded the then people’s uprising. “The Court of Baramulla Munsif had granted bail to […]

Lal Chowk shuts after student protests convulse the area

Lal Chowk shuts after student protests convulse the area

Srinagar: Shopkeepers pulled down their shutters and people ran for their lives as clashes between protesting students and government forces escalated and spread to all parts of Lal Chowk in Srinagar on Monday. Clashes erupted on MA road, Residency Road and surrounding areas after many students were arrested and several sustained injuries during intense clashes, […]

Injured PDP district president Pulwama dies

Injured PDP district president Pulwama dies

Srinagar: Pulwama District president of the ruling PDP, who was critically injured in a militant attack in south Kashmir Monday succumbed to his injuries. “He was brought dead,” Medical Superintendent SMHS hospital, Srinagar, Dr Nazir Chaudhary told Kashmir Reader. Earlier suspected militants shot and injured ruling PDP district president Pulwama, Abdul Gani in Pahoo area […]

No rift in BJP-PDP alliance: Ram Madhav

No rift in BJP-PDP alliance: Ram Madhav

New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party on Monday refuted claims of any rift in the BJP-PDP alliance in Jammu and Kashmir. BJP General Secretary and party in-charge of northeastern states and Jammu and Kashmir Ram Madhav said there was “no rift in the BJP-PDP alliance”. Madhav was speaking to the media in New Delhi. “We […]

Clashes intensify on MA road after student’s arrest

Clashes intensify on MA road after student’s arrest

Srinagar: Soon after police arrested six students during clashes between SP college students and forces, the students of Government College for Women Monday also staged a protest demonstration which was followed by intense clashes on the busy MA road in Srinagar. The girl students also staged a massive protest on the road raising pro-freedom slogans. […]

Six SP college students arrested during clashes

Six SP college students arrested during clashes

Srinagar: Police on Monday arrested six students of SP Higher Secondary School, Srinagar for participating in protests. Sources said that the students were arrested during clashes between protesting students and the government forces outside the school. Police sources confirmed the detaining of the students. Pertinently, three photojournalist, Basit Zargar, Habib Nakash and Danish Ismail and […]

Suspected militants shot PDP district president Pulwama

Suspected militants shot PDP district president Pulwama

Srinagar: Suspected militants on Monday shot and injured ruling PDP district president Pulwama at Pahoo area of south Kashmir district. Sources said that Abdul Gani was shot and critically injured in his chest. “Injure PDP leader was immediately rushed to some Srinagar hospital,” they said. Please follow and like us:0

Mehbooba meets Rajnath, discusses Kashmir situation

Mehbooba meets Rajnath, discusses Kashmir situation

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti who is in New Delhi, Monday said the situation in Jammu and Kashmir will improve in next 2-3 months and then dialogue could be initiated with all stake holders. “I understand that the coming 2-3 months are crucial for us. The situation of Jammu and Kashmir will […]

Air India Delhi-Kolkata flight suffers bird hit

Air India Delhi-Kolkata flight suffers bird hit

Kolkata: An Air India flight from Delhi, carrying 254 people, Monday suffered a bird hit while landing at the airport at Kolkata. An airline spokesperson said all passengers are safe, while the aircraft’s engine has been damaged. There were 254 people on board, including the crew, and all are safe, the spokesperson said. The aircraft […]

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