SRINAGAR: Police foiled the proposed civil secretariat march of Kashmir Traders & Manufacturers Association against the implementation of Goods & Services Tax (GST) on Saturday by arresting several of its top leaders and other members. Chairman of the association, Mohammad Yaseen Khan, told Kashmir Reader that police used force against its members that resulted in […]
In yet another assault on civilians, the army left at least 8 persons with grievous wounds here in Karewa Colony area of the chief minister’s hometown Bijbehara.
14-yr-old among the two killed; 30 others injured, 10 with bullets
The station house officer of Achabal was among six policemen killed in an ambush laid by militants on the outskirts of Anantnag town on Friday evening.
Top Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) militant Junaid Mattu is believed to have been killed along with an aide in a gunfight with government forces in Arwani area of Kulgam district.
Srinagar: Finance minister Haseeb Drabu, who is quite eager to enforce the Goods and Services Tax (GST) in Jammu and Kashmir, was a staunch anti-GST man four years ago. What changed his stance so upside down? His close ties with the BJP is probably the answer. Drabu was the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) negotiator on […]
Two policemen were killed while another cop was injured on Thursday in two separate attacks in Srinagar and Kulgam.
Srinagar: A youth was critically injured on Thursday after government forces fired on protestors during clashes at Rangreth in Srinagar. The youth Naseer Ahmad Sheikh of Bandipora was hit by bullet in his body. He was removed to SKIMS Hospital where doctors operated upon him. Locals, however, said the youth was target fired by forces […]
SRINAGAR: The Jammu and Kashmir Funds Organization is unable to settle the General Provident Funds and other fund related cases of employees as the National Informatics Centre (NIC) failed to update the requisite software helping to update the new interest rates. All Jammu Kashmir Funds Employees Union, president, Qaiser Mujeeb Andrabi in a statement issued […]
Mohammad Suhail Anantnag: After government forces brought back memories of the ’90s with their crackdowns, especially in south Kashmir, militants seem to be responding in the same manner, choosing 17 Ramadhan, the eve of Jang-e-Badr, to carry out multiple attacks. Jang-e-Badr was the war fought by the Prophet of Islam, Mohammad (PBUH), against his opponents […]