Cop shot at in Kulgam

Cop shot at in Kulgam

Srinagar: Suspected militants attacked a policeman in Kulgam on Thursday night, leaving him injured. Inspector general of police Muneer Khan told Kashmir Reader that the injured cop is stable. Identified as Saleem Bhat, the policeman was at home when the militants fired upon him.  

NIA summons Geelani’s son

NIA summons Geelani’s son

Srinagar: After taking chairman Hurriyat Conference Syed Ali Shah Geelani’s son-in-law into 10 days’ custody along with six other leaders, National Investigative Agency (NIA) on Thursday served summons to the Hurriyat chairman’s elder son, Nayeem Geelani. Through the summons, the NIA asked Nayeem to appear before it for questioning on July 31, this coming Monday, […]

Award or Reward?

Award or Reward?

The Department of Information and Public Relations (DIPR) will be conferring awards for Life long Contribution to the field of Journalism and a Reporter of the year award to ‘outstanding journalists’. Categorization of approved newspapers and periodicals for the distribution of Government advertisements will also be a focus for the DIPR. There appears to be […]

Muslim Unity: Let’s Deliberate Before It Is Too Late

Muslim Unity: Let’s Deliberate Before It Is Too Late

By Zeeshan Rasool Khan Soon after Prophet of Islam, Muhammad (PBUH) left the worldly existence, there was a split in the Ummah that led to emergence of three major sects: Sunnis, Shias and Kharijites. Sunnis, the largest denomination of Islam ,known as Ahl as-Sunnah wa’l-Jama‘h or simply as Ahl as-Sunnah believe Muhammad (PBUH) did not […]

Mujadid-e-Alf-Thani, Sheikh Ahmad Sirhindi: The Reviver of Muslim Intellectualism in the Subcontinent

By Tahir Iqbal Sheikh Ahmad Sirhindi (1564-1624) was a renowned theologian and great metaphysician of the Indian subcontinent. His initial instructions in the Holy Qur’an, Hadith and theology were rendered in Sirhind, Punjab. Later, he devoted most of his time to the study of Hadith, Tafsir and metaphysics. During his era, religious imbroglio was at […]

EJAC decries ‘discrimination’ against +2 lecturers

EJAC decries ‘discrimination’ against +2 lecturers

Srinagar: The state president of Employees Joint Action Committee Abdul Qayoom Wani has criticized what it called the “double standard” adopted by the state government in paying salary to +2 lecturers of school education department vis a vis other gazetted officer appointed under SRO 202 of 2015 dt:30/6/2015. Wani said the +2 lecturers were given […]

CUK’s capacity dev prog for outsource employees concludes

CUK’s capacity dev prog for outsource employees concludes

Srinagar: A capacity development programme organised by the Central University of Kashmir (CUK) in collaboration with Sahayata Security Services for the outsource employees concluded here today. The programme started on 10th of July. Addressing the outsource staff, Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Mehraj ud Din Mir asked them to utilize the knowledge and learning from the programme in […]

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