Road mishap injuries 4 in Ganderbal

Sheikh Anees Ganderbal: Four persons were injured when the bike they were riding on collided with a car near police training school Manigam on Srinagar-Leh highway on Monday afternoon. As per the reports, Car bearing registration number JK01U-3544 collided with a motorcycle bearing registration Number JK01R- 8489 resulting in injuries to four persons. After getting […]

Srinagar-Jammu NH reopens for traffic

Srinagar: The Srinagar-Jammu National Highway was reopened for traffic on Monday , four days after landslides following heavy rains and snowfall had led to its closure. “The Jammu-Srinagar National Highway has been thrown open for traffic this morning,” a Traffic Department official said here. He said the highway was opened for one-way traffic from Jammu […]

Hurriyat Conference (M) demands probe into Chattisinghpora massacre

Hurriyat Conference (M) demands probe into Chattisinghpora massacre

SRINAGAR: Hurriyat Conference (M) on Sunday demanded thorough investigation and punishment to the murderers involved in Chattisinghpora massacre that took place on March 20, 2000. A spokesman of the conglomerate, in a statement issued here, termed the silence of international community and rights bodies regarding the massacre as “unfortunate”. “16 years ago, 36 innocent civilians […]

Srinagar to have International Fossil Park soon

Srinagar to have International Fossil Park soon

SRINAGAR: The state administration on Sunday announced that an International Fossil Park would soon be established in Srinagar. Deputy Commissioner Srinagar, Dr Farooq Ahmad Lone, said the park would come up Khonmoh, Srinagar. While visiting the site identified for the park, he sought the records from the departments of Revenue and Wildlife for early commissioning […]

Implement RTI more effectively, says Habibullah

Implement RTI more effectively, says Habibullah

SRINAGAR: Former chief information commissioner (CIC), India, and Chairperson, Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative (CHRI), Wajahat Habibullah on Sunday underlines the need for implementing the RTI Act more effectively without amending it. As per an official handout issued from J&K RTI Movement and CHRI, Habibullah, addressed a seminar organised to commemorate ‘Twelve years of RTI in […]

JKLF expresses grief over death of senior activist’s brother

JKLF expresses grief over death of senior activist’s brother

SRINAGAR: Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) zonal president, Noor Mohammad Kalwal, on Sunday expressed grief over the demise of Altaf Ahmad Naik of Zainpora, Shopian who was the elder brother of veteran JKLF activist, Pervaiz Ahmad. As per a statement issued here, JKLF district president Kulgam, Abdul Sattar along with Muhammad Ayub, and Gulzar Ahmad […]

Shah greets Pakistan on its ‘National Day’

Shah greets Pakistan on its ‘National Day’

SRINAGAR: Felicitating Pakistan on the eve of its national day, the incarcerated Chairman of Democratic Freedom Party (DFP), Shabir Ahmed Shah, on Sunday said the Pakistan Resolution 1940 “is a source of inspiration and guideline for the oppressed people of Kashmir”. In a statement issued here, Shah felicitated the government of Pakistan, its people, civil […]

Geelani sympathises with bereaved Zafar Shah

SRINAGAR: Chairman Hurriyat Conference (G), Syed Ali Geelani, on Sunday expressed grief over the demise of Omar Sadat Shah, the nephew of advocate Zaffar Ahmad Shah, and grandmother of Tehreek-e-Hurriyat Bandipora secretary, Salman Yousuf. In a statement issued here, Geelani prayed for eternal peace to the departed souls and expressed solidarity with the bereaved families. […]

India linking Kashmir struggle with terrorism: Hurriyat (G)

India linking Kashmir struggle with terrorism: Hurriyat (G)

SRINAGAR: Hurriyat Conference (G) on Saturday said India is running a “negative propaganda by which it tries to link our freedom struggle with terrorism”. In a statement issued here, the conglomerate said, “India had sent its forces to Bangladesh in the name of Mukti Bahini to fight against the Pakistan army. They justified the move […]

Hurriyat (M)’s ‘Children in Conflict Torn Kashmir’ screened in Geneva

Hurriyat (M)’s ‘Children in Conflict Torn Kashmir’ screened in Geneva

SRINAGAR: Hurriyat Conference (M) on Saturday screened the documentary ‘Children in Conflict Torn Kashmir’ at the sidelines of 31st Session of United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) in Geneva, Switzerland. The documentary, produced by conglomerate’s human rights wing head, Manan Bukhari, was screened at Hurriyat (M)’s Rajbagh headquarters on March 3 this month. The film […]