Geelani discharged from SKIMS

Geelani discharged from SKIMS

Srinagar: All Parties Hurriyat Conference chief Syed Ali Geelani was on Sunday discharged from SK Institute of Medical Sciences Soura. Geelani, 88, was admitted to the tertiary care health facility on the 13th of this month. He had complained of abdominal cramps, dehydration and generalised weakness. Doctors looking after his health said that Geelani underwent […]

President Kovind to visit Leh today

President Kovind to visit Leh today

Srinagar: President Ram Nath Kovind will arrive in the border town of Leh in Jammu and Kashmir on Monday for his first official visit outside Delhi since taking oath of office. He will present the President’s Colours to the Ladakh Scouts Regimental Centre and the five battalions of the regiment, defence spokesman Colonel Rajesh Kalia […]

Aslam Wani sent to jail till Aug 31

Aslam Wani sent to jail till Aug 31

New Delhi: Alleged hawala dealer Mohammad Aslam Wani, arrested in connection with a decade-old money laundering case involving Kashmiri separatist Shabir Shah, was sent to judicial custody by a Delhi court on Sunday. Duty Magistrate Jasjeet Kaur allowed the plea of the Enforcement Directorate (ED) after advocate NK Matta, appearing for the investigating agency, submitted […]

A few years more won’t harm, say kin

A few years more won’t harm, say kin

Anantnag: A day after the Supreme Court agreed to examine their plea against army personnel allegedly involved in the Pathribal fake encounter, the families of the victims said they will keep fighting for justice, even though they have little hope of it. Talking to Kashmir Reader, Rasheed Khan, son of Jumma Khan, one of the […]

PDP worker shot dead in Dialgam

PDP worker shot dead in Dialgam

A worker of the ruling People’s Democratic Party (PDP) was shot dead on Saturday afternoon by suspected militants in Dialgam area of Anantnag district. The slain has been identified as 50-year-old Muhammad Ishaq Parray, son of Abdul Gani, a resident of Ugjan village in Dialgam area,

Rally in Chadoora in memory of Yatoo, clashes in Srinagar

Rally in Chadoora in memory of Yatoo, clashes in Srinagar

Srinagar: Slain Hizbul commander Yasin Yatoo alias Mehmood Gaznavi was remembered by thousands of people on Friday who took out a pro-freedom rally in his native village in Budgam district. Thousands of people participated in the peaceful protest march taken out in Nagam Chadoora area that went up to the home of Yatoo. Itoo, whose […]

Omar for special aseembly session on Article 35A

Omar for special aseembly session on Article 35A

Srinagar: National Conference (NC) working president Omar Abdullah on Friday sought a special session of the Jammu and Kashmir Legislature before August 29 to frame an appropriate response to counter the narrative regarding attempts to tamper with or repeal Article 35 A of the Constitution. “The issue is of vital importance for the people of […]

NIA gets 10-day custody of Zahoor Watali

NIA gets 10-day custody of Zahoor Watali

New Delhi: Kashmiri businessman Zahoor Watali, arrested for alleged involvement in a terror-funding case, was on Friday sent to 10-day custody of the National Investigation Agency (NIA). District Judge Poonam A Bamba allowed the agency’s plea for custody after it said that it needed to confront the accused with evidence and take him to various […]