Gear men & machinery for by-polls: CEO tells officials

Gear men & machinery for by-polls: CEO tells officials

SRINAGAR: JK Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Shantmanu on Tuesday called on the officials to gear up men and machinery in the run-up to the forthcoming bye-polls for the Anantnag parliamentary seat. The CEO was addressing officials at a meeting to review the poll preparations. The meeting was attended by all the District Electoral Officers from […]

PDP urges ECI to postpone Anantnag polls

PDP urges ECI to postpone Anantnag polls

Srinagar: Ruling PDP has urged the Election Commission to defer indefinitely the by-poll to the Anantnag parliamentary constituency. PDP candidate for the bypoll Tassaduq Hussain, who is brother of Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti, made the plea during a video conference with Election Commission officials on Monday. “Hussain asked the Election Commission to defer the bypoll […]

SP School, Girls Hr Sec School Kothibagh closed

SP School, Girls Hr Sec School Kothibagh closed

SRINAGAR: According to District Magistrate Srinagar, all teaching activities will remain suspended at SP Higher Secondary School and Kothi Bagh Higher Secondary School in Srinagar on Wednesday. Please follow and like us:0

Modi ready for talks after normalcy: Mehbooba

Modi ready for talks after normalcy: Mehbooba

New Delhi: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Monday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to initiate a dialogue to contain the deteriorating situation in the Valley, and said that Modi appeared amenable to this. “The prime minister has an intention of holding talks after the situation becomes normal,” Mehbooba told reporters after the […]

CM condemns killing

CM condemns killing

Srinagar: Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti has strongly condemned the killing of Abdul Gani Dar, a prominent lawyer and social worker of Pulwama district. In her condolence message, Mehbooba said, Dar was a selfless worker who lived and died for the people of his area. Besides being in legal profession, Dar was also the District President […]

Peace as Ruse to not talk

Peace as Ruse to not talk

The sharpening and growing public resistance to unrelenting repression in Kashmir has clearly and emphatically now been joined by the students. This fact is amply acknowledged across the spectrum inside Kashmir and elsewhere. Failure of the ‘mainstream’ politics is near complete. Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti met with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday as extreme […]

How long do I have to dream for peace in Kashmir?

How long do I have to dream for peace in Kashmir?

By Khan Arif The story of economic development in Kashmir is pathetic; neither the wealth of the ‘nation’ nor the youth are contributing to the economic development. The thinking of young generation in Kashmir is paralyzed by the combined effects of the political imbroglio, the high rate of unemployment, the police recklessness, that in turn […]

Rajnath reviews Kashmir situation with top security brass

Rajnath reviews Kashmir situation with top security brass

New Delhi: The top Indian security brass of the country today reviewed the situation in Jammu and Kashmir amid continued unrest in the Kashmir Valley. Home Minister Rajnath Singh was given a detailed presentation on the latest ground situation in the state in the wake of violence since the April 9 bypoll to the Srinagar […]