Our movement for freedom from India: Shah

Our movement for freedom from India: Shah

Srinagar: The incarcerated chairman of Democratic Freedom Party (DFP) Shabir Ahmad Shah on Friday said just repealing of black laws like AFSPA and PSA is not the reason of our movement but to attain complete independence from India’s forcible and illegal occupation was our mission. Shah also appealed the pro-India politicians to join the ranks […]

Burhan’s killing exposed security agencies: Rasheed

Burhan’s killing exposed security agencies: Rasheed

SRINAGAR: AIP chief and MLA Langate Er Rasheed on Friday said that whatsoever CM has been speaking in media over popular militant commander Burhan Wani’s death has “exposed” the functioning of security agencies. “The fact stands established beyond doubt that security forces have been killing militants in cold blooded murders,” Rasheed said in a statement […]

Arrangements made for students appearing in common entrance

Arrangements made for students appearing in common entrance

SRINAGAR: The government had made transport arrangements for the students appearing in the Common Entrance Test (CET) being held on Sunday. According to deputy commissioner, Budgam, the candidates appearing in CET would be provided transport facility on the day of examination. “The aspirants appearing in the CET on July 31, 2016, may contact additional deputy […]

EU calls for calm in Kashmir

EU calls for calm in Kashmir

SRINAGAR: European Union has broken the silence on current Kashmir unrest while expressing grief and sorrow over the recent killings of civilians disclosed that European Union continues to monitor the situation. The European Union also urged for calm in Kashmir and involvement of Kashmiri representatives in dialogue process. This was stated by the Maja Kocijancic, […]

Man’s throat slit by road-blocking wire

Srinagar: A man was killed, and his son seriously wounded, when they crashed into a wire blocking a road in Beerwah area of Budgam district on Friday. The accident occurred in the evening at Chill Bus stop in Arizal area of Beerwah where the road had been blocked by a wire fastened with poles on […]

The Daily Farce: ‘Situation under control’

Srinagar: As it does every evening, the police releases to the press a statement which opens with the same hackneyed phrase, “The situation throughout the Valley remained normal and under control today.” Then it goes on to list “some minor stone pelting incidents” and then, in increasing tempo, the number of the injured, incidents of […]