Students protest at GDC Pampore against killing of Rohingya Muslims

Students protest at GDC Pampore against killing of Rohingya Muslims

PAMPORE: Students of Government Degree College, Pampore on Wednesday staged a peaceful protest here against the killings and persecution of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar. Hundreds of students assembled in the college campus and raised slogans in favour of Rohingya Muslims. They were carrying placards and banners reading ‘Stop killing of innocent Muslims in Burma’. They […]

BJP-PDP govt has brought J&K back to 1990s chaos: Azad

BJP-PDP govt has brought J&K back to 1990s chaos: Azad

Jammu, Sep 10 (PTI) Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad said the PDP-BJP government in Jammu and Kashmir and the NDA-led Centre had taken the state back to 1990s when the law and order situation was at its worst. “Since the BJP came to power in New Delhi and formed the coalition government with PDP […]

Govt to consider helicopter services for CRPF men in J-K

Govt to consider helicopter services for CRPF men in J-K

Srinagar: The Centre will consider operating helicopter services for CRPF personnel serving in Jammu and Kashmir to facilitate movement of troops. Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, who is on a four-day visit to Jammu and Kashmir, said he was also working towards enhancing the monetary benefits to Rs one crore for families of Central Armed […]

Mehbooba invokes AoA, asks Rajanth to reach out to everyone

Mehbooba invokes AoA, asks Rajanth to reach out to everyone

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh arrived on Saturday in Srinagar as part of his four-day visit to Jammu & Kashmir. He met Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti and, according to the official handout, discussed the Agenda of Alliance (AoA), the Prime Minister’s Development Package (PMDP), and the security situation in Kashmir.

HM, Governor discuss ‘challenges’

HM, Governor discuss ‘challenges’

SRINAGAR: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, and Governor N.N. Vohra held extensive discussions on several important issues relating to the challenges being faced in the state, when they met at the Raj Bhavan here today evening. Besides security management related issues the Governor stressed the vital importance of the efficient and accountable functioning of the […]

Students clash with forces in Shopian

Students clash with forces in Shopian

Shopian: Students of government degree college here on Saturday clashed with Special Operation Group men from Gagren camp. Students threw rocks on the bunkers at the SOG camp. In retaliation, policemen fired tear smoke shells. Eyewitnesses told Kashmir Reader that forces later entered the college premises and chased students into class rooms. Students were seen […]

Posters of wanted militants appear during search operation

Posters of wanted militants appear during search operation

Sangam: Government forces on Saturday pasted posters of ‘wanted militants’ in several villages in south Kashmir’s during the cordon and search operation. The posters announced that ‘five lakh would be given to the person who will inform the security forces about the presence of militants in the area’. The posters were first of its kind […]