Burhan is a hero: Anuradha Bhasin

Burhan is a hero: Anuradha Bhasin

The Kashmir Times editor bats for non-violence, though says that armed struggle was not born in vacuum; terms deepened desperation as catalyst behind young boys and girls fighting government forces

NC for educating people about Art 35 A, Art 370

NC for educating people about Art 35 A, Art 370

SRINAGAR: National Conference Provincial President Nasir Aslam Wani on Saturday impressed upon Youth National Conference to educate people at grassroots about State’s special status particularly the Article 370 and 35 A. Speaking at a meeting convened at party headquarters Nawa e Subha Srinagar, Nasir said involving youth in decision making process has been the cornerstone […]

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 […]

SAARC hasn’t solved any issue in subcontinent: Sinha

SAARC hasn’t solved any issue in subcontinent: Sinha

Srinagar: Former foreign affairs minister and senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha on Friday said that the only way forward for India was to restore peace with neighbouring countries including China and Pakistan to prosper and become economically strong. Speaking at a function in Srinagar, Yashwant Sinha said that India did not enjoy the best of […]

United Front

United Front

Contrary to myths and perceptions trotted out by vested interests, support for keeping Article 35 A and not abrogating it is emerging from all regions and quarters of Jammu and Kashmir. This debunks a certain narrative which claims that resistance to scrapping of the said Article is only restricted to Kashmir. Support for maintaining Article […]

On the Politics of Article 35 A: An Open Letter to Mr. Omar Abdullah

On the Politics of Article 35 A: An Open Letter to Mr. Omar Abdullah

By Muhammad Umar Dear Mr. Abdullah: I would like to draw your attention regarding your statement about Article 35A wherein you accused Hurriyat Conference of dividing people of J&K and having a habit of muddying the waters. You also said that they(the Hurriyat) have nothing to do with Article 35A. I just want to remind […]