Interpol look out still at large for Andrabi murder accused

Interpol look out still at large for Andrabi murder accused

Sopore: The late Major Avtar Singh, charged with the 1996 murder of lawyer-activist Jaleel Andrabi, continues to be alive in the Interpol notice issued by the Kashmir crime branch. Singh died five years ago after he shot himself in California where Avatar had been living in hiding. The 2009 red corner notice continues to adorn […]

Unless miseries in JK end, India’s progress incomplete: Mehbooba Mufti

Unless miseries in JK end, India’s progress incomplete: Mehbooba Mufti

JAMMU: Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti on Saturday asserted that the growth and progress of the country remains incomplete if effective steps are not taken to get Jammu & Kashmir out of the quagmire of uncertainties and miseries. Addressing a huge gathering of people at Doda after laying the foundation stone of a Medical College at […]

Magisterial inquiry into Shopian youth’s killing

Magisterial inquiry into Shopian youth’s killing

Shopian: Shopian stayed shut for the second day on Thursday to mourn the killing of 18-year-old BSc student Adil Farooq of Ganowpora village. Adil was killed on Wednesday evening when government forces opened fire on youth throwing stones at them during a search and cordon operation near Ganowpora village. All business establishments, shops, schools and […]

Bar endorses today’s strike

Bar endorses today’s strike

Srinagar: Kashmir High Court Bar Association on Thursday endorsed the shutdown call of the pro-freedom leadership for Friday against the killing of a youth in Shopian district by government forces earlier this week. “The Bar Association in order to show solidarity with all those, who have suffered and are suffering at the hands of brute […]

Resistance camp calls for shutdown on Friday

Resistance camp calls for shutdown on Friday

Srinagar: The Joint resistance leadership on Wednesday called for shutdown and protests on Friday (June 9) in Kashmir against the killing of a youth by government forces during a Cordon and Search Operation in Shopian on Tuesday evening. The leadership also called for peaceful protests across the Valley after Friday prayers against the “biased” reporting […]

UN rights body again seeks access in Kashmir

UN rights body again seeks access in Kashmir

Srinagar: The United Nations human rights chief has again sought access in to the territory of Jammu and Kashmir, reports said on Wednesday. Reiterating his request for “unconditional access” of his office to the troubled regions of “India-administered Jammu and Kashmir and Pakistan-administered Kashmir”, the UN righst body chief has warned that the denial of […]