Two Anganwari workers attempt self immolation to press ‘humane’ wages

Two Anganwari workers attempt self immolation to press ‘humane’ wages

SRINAGAR: Two senior Anganwari workers on Tuesday attempted self-immolation at press enclave near city centre Lal Chowk. At least a dozen workers are on hunger strike since Monday demanding salary hike and regularization. Tasleema Subhan, the State President of Anganwari Association, and Haseena Sofi, a senior worker who has won several government awards for her […]

Shocking negligence kills 2-year-old at SKIMS, cover-up attemptas underway

Shocking negligence kills 2-year-old at SKIMS, cover-up attemptas underway

Srinagar: On the intervening night of Saturday and Sunday last week, Sher-e-Kashmir Institute of Medical Science (SKIMS) Hospital witnessed chaos inside its Paediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU), following the alleged medical negligence of a group of doctors on duty that cost the life of a two-year-old child. Mohammad Ibrahim Malik, the victim’s father, told Kashmir […]

NIA should come clear on Kamran Yousuf: AI

NIA should come clear on Kamran Yousuf: AI

Srinagar: The Amnesty International (AI) India on Wednesday asked the National Investigating Agency (NIA) to come clear on the charges levelled against photojournalist Kamran Yousuf who was arrested last week. Shailesh Rai, Senior Policy Advisor at AI India, said, “The reason for (Kamran’s) arrest does not seem to be public. NIA needs to reveal under […]

Private buses remain grounded against bus stand relocation

Private buses remain grounded against bus stand relocation

SRINAGAR: The bus services in Kashmir remained suspended for the tenth consecutive day in response to shutdown called by transporters and traders protesting against the relocation of General Bus Stand from Batamaloo to Parimpora. Traders as well as transporters have pitched tents inside the seized bus stand to register their protest against the government move. […]

JKCC declines meeting with Rajnath

JKCC declines meeting with Rajnath

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Coordination Committee on Sunday said Home Minister of India has arrived in Kashmir valley to check the pulse of the people whether or not the resistance in Kashmir is over. “This is the reason we see all these delegations coming to Kashmir. They are checking whether our back is broken or […]

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