Govt sets its machinery to block Anantnag march

Govt sets its machinery to block Anantnag march

Anantnag: To foil the “Anantnag March” called by the Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) on Friday, government authorities have decided to impose restrictions on people’s assembly as well as movement in both Srinagar and Anantnag. Apart from this, police have detained several leaders and activists of both factions of the Hurriyat Conference. “We have decided to […]

Mirwaiz hails OIC’s call on Jerusalem, seeks the same for Kashmir

Mirwaiz hails OIC’s call on Jerusalem, seeks the same for Kashmir

Srinagar: Hurriyat Conference (M) chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on Thursday endorsed the declaration by the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) of East Jerusalem as the capital of Palestine. Mirwaiz told Kashmir Reader that he will be writing to the secretary-general of OIC in the coming days on behalf of the people of Kashmir for taking […]

Kamran’s counsel argues for bail for more than 90 minutes

Kamran’s counsel argues for bail for more than 90 minutes

Srinagar: A special court of the National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Thursday heard the bail plea of incarcerated Kashmiri photo-journalist Kamran Yousuf in New Delhi. The 20-year-old Kamran had applied for bail before the court of Poonam A Bamba in a case of stone-pelting. Sources in the know of the case told Kashmir Reader that […]

ED summons Geelani in 15-year-old case

ED summons Geelani in 15-year-old case

Srinagar: Ramping up the pressure on the Hurriyat Conference, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) has now summoned Syed Ali Geelani to its office in Srinagar for hearing in a case that dates back to June 2002. “… The show cause notice was issued to you asking as to why adjudication proceedings as contemplated under Section 13 […]

French journalist sent to police remand till Dec 16

French journalist sent to police remand till Dec 16

Srinagar: The French embassy on Monday formally contacted the Jammu and Kashmir police a day after award-winning French journalist Paul Comiti was arrested in Srinagar. Comiti was produced in a Srinagar court on Monday where the government prosecutor argued that he had violated visa norms. Comiti was then remanded to police custody till December 16, […]

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