Sadrakoot Massacare: victim families stage protest against police in Kashmir

Srinagar: Demanding stern punishment for infamous government gunman Rashid Parray alias Rashid Billa and his associates, the affected families of ‘Sadarkoot Bala’ massacre Monday expressed its deep sorrow and surprise that despite the court orders the police are not arresting the close aides of Kuka Parrey who according to them gunned down seven persons including […]

Pakistan security team arrives at Attari, heads for Dharamsala

Attari/Islamabad: A security team from Pakistan arrived at the Attari border post of India on Monday and headed for Dharamsala in Himachal Pradesh to review security arrangements for a Pakistan-India cricket match scheduled there on March 19. The match would be played as part of the forthcoming ICC T20 World Cup. The team, comprising the […]

JKLF pays tributes to Lassa Khan, visits bereaved family

JKLF pays tributes to Lassa Khan, visits bereaved family

SRINAGAR: Chairman Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF), Muhammad Yasin Malik,on Sunday visited Sonabrari, Kokernag in south Kashmir to express condolence with the bereaved family of Lassa Khan who breathed his last on Saturday. According to a statement issued here, Malik was accompanied by JKLF leaders including Noor Muhammad Kalwal, Bashir Kashmiri and Muhammad Amin Magloo. […]

India surpassed records of tyranny in Kashmir: Freedom Party

India surpassed records of tyranny in Kashmir: Freedom Party

SRINAGAR: Democratic Freedom Party (DFP) on Sunday said India “has surpassed the records of inflicting tyranny and brutality upon the people of Jammu and Kashmir”. It also said Kashmiris will continue to offer “invaluable” sacrifices for freedom. According to a statement issued here, DFP organised a meeting of its district presidents and representatives here at […]

HCJK leaders protest in Tral, address public gathering

HCJK leaders protest in Tral, address public gathering

SRINAGAR: Hurriyat Conference Jammu Kashmir (HCJK) on Sunday held a protest rally in Tral while paying tributes to the slain militants who died in gunfight with government forces on Tuesday. According to a statement issued here, HCJK leaders which included the heads of Muslim Conference Shabir Ahmed Dar, Mahaz-e-Azadi Muhammad Iqbal Mir, International Forum for […]

Play role in changing political uncertainty, Rashid asks youth

Play role in changing political uncertainty, Rashid asks youth

SRINAGAR: Awami Itihad Party (AIP) president and independent MLA Er Rashid on Sunday asked youths to play role in changing the political uncertainty and “hegemony” of few families over the state’s political spectrum. According to a statement issued here, Rashid while addressing a function in Kulgam in which several youths joined the party said successive […]

Muslim League condemns PSA on youths

SRINAGAR: Muslim League Jammu Kashmir on Sunday condemned the slapping of PSA on two youths, Umar Mushtaq and Ghulam Nabi Mir of Langate who were shifted to Kot Bhalwal jail and 8th PSA on Zubair Ahmad Turray of Shopian. In a statement issued here, a League spokesman said, “India, through such measures, neither succeeded in […]

Prof Ganai delivers lecture at Punjabi University

SRINAGAR: M Y Ganai, a professor at Kashmir University’s history department delivered a lecture at Punjabi University, Patiala on the occasion of 48th session of Punjab History Conference. Prof Ganai, as per statement issued here, spoke about different voices of British Punjab that championed the cause of Kashmiris by providing moral, material and intellectual support […]

Hizb militant killed in Kulgam

Hizb militant killed in Kulgam

Srinagar: Hizbul Mujahideen militant Dawood Ahmad Sheikh alias Chhotu son of late Gul Mohammad Sheikh of Reshipora, Qaimoh, Kulgam, was killed by government forces on Sunday night. A soldier was injured during the operation while another militant is believed to have escaped. Local residents told Kashmir Reader that shortly after the police and army surrounded […]