Mehbooba to meet Modi today

Mehbooba to meet Modi today

NEW DELHI:  Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti is scheduled to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi here Monday amid the deteriorating security situation in the state and strains in the PDP-BJP coalition. Mehbooba, who is under mounting attack in the face of fresh spurt in violence in Kashmir, is expected to discuss with Modi the prevailing situation […]

Protests, clashes reported across valley

Protests, clashes reported across valley

Srinagar: Clashes erupted between youth and government forces in many parts of Kashmir after Friday prayers. However, there was no report of casualty in these clashes. Joint resistance leadership had called for protests after Friday prayers across Kashmir to express solidarity with student protests that rocked Kashmir earlier in the week. In volatile Maisuma area […]

PDP calls industries minister fringe element

PDP calls industries minister fringe element

Srinagar: Strongly condemning the remarks of Minister for Industries Chander Parkash Ganga that bullets were the way to deal with Kashmiri protesters, PDP vice-president Mohammad Sartaj Madni said, “It is unbecoming of a senior minister in the government to dish out such a sweeping, sickening and intimidating statement against Kashmiri youth.” The BJP’s Ganga had […]

Children in a Conflict Zone are the Worst Sufferers

Children in a Conflict Zone are the Worst Sufferers

By Nasser Ul Islam   Children are, no doubt, delicate flowers of a garden that give fragrance and happiness to all who meet or interact with them. But have you ever imagined the conditions of the children living in a conflict zone? Have you ever thought who cares for them? Isn’t it a harsh reality […]

We’ve always been peaceful, says Geelani

We’ve always been peaceful, says Geelani

Srinagar: Commenting on Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s statement that “Kashmiris want peace”, Hurriyat (G) chairman Syed Ali Geelani on Monday said that he agrees with Modi that Kashmiris want peace, because Kashmiris have always been peaceful and are in most need of peace. “When India got its independence from British rule, the entire  sub-continent […]

‘Young leader’ Burhan Wani emerged as new face of Kashmir Intifada: Nawaz at UNGA (Watch)

‘Young leader’ Burhan Wani emerged as new face of Kashmir Intifada: Nawaz at UNGA (Watch)

Srinagar: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday in his address to United National General Assembly said Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani has emerged as a symbol of latest Kashmiri ‘Intifada. “A new generation of Kashmiris has risen spontaneously against India’s illegal occupational demanding freedom from occupation. Burhan Wani, the young leader murdered by Indian […]

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