Above 200 employees face arrest for ‘participating in’ Kashmir uprising

Above 200 employees face arrest for ‘participating in’ Kashmir uprising

Srinagar: Above 200 employees are facing arrest for their involvement in the raging anti-India uprising. The list of the employees readied by the police, which has been accessed by Kashmir Reader, said the employees “have been found involved in recent agitation, public unrest and violent protests.” The Anantnag district, which is the epicenter of the […]

Eight govt employees arrested

Eight govt employees arrested

Baramulla: A day after detaining them at Lal Chowk where they were holding a protest against the killings of civilians, the police on Tuesday arrested eight government employees, including president of the employees’ Joint Action Committee Abdul Qayoom Wani. Wani along with another EJAC member Farooq Trali have been put in sub-district jail Baramulla, the […]

A semester away from being an MBA, 22-yr-old killed by army

A semester away from being an MBA, 22-yr-old killed by army

Anantnag: When 22-year-old Amir Suhail Ganai came home in the last week of Ramzan to celebrate Eid with family, he had expressed extreme happiness over nearly completing his masters in business administration (MBA). The proud family would not have imagined that Amir would fall to bullets of army men while being at home for holidays. […]

When sons couldn’t be with dying father

When sons couldn’t be with dying father

  Kruhama, Ganderbal: Fear of the army denied a dying man the presence of his sons by his side. When Altaf was breathing his last in the middle of the night, his two sons were not there to place on him a comforting h and and utter a prayer for his peace. His handicapped wife […]

Medics, paramedics protest against pellet guns, harassment

Medics, paramedics protest against pellet guns, harassment

SRINAGAR: Doctors in various government hospitals across Kashmir staged a protest on Monday against the use of pellet guns over protesters and assaults on the medical staff. According to Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) led by Dr G M Mir, doctors, paramedics, drivers, and supportive staff of the Health Department took part in the protests held […]

Protest held in Kupwara

Protest held in Kupwara

By Mohammad Amin Kupwara: Staff of the District Hospital Kupwara, including doctors and ambulance drivers, protested on Monday to demand an end to the use of pellet guns in Kashmir and harassment of the healthcare works. “Indiscriminate use of pellet guns must be stopped, as it is causing deaths and injuries to people across Kashmir. […]

Employees protest thwarted, many held

Employees protest thwarted, many held

SRINAGAR: Police on Monday arrested dozens of government employees who were trying to protest the government directions for them to resume duties and use of pellet guns in the Valley. The government recently issued a circular asking the employees to report on their duties. The circular warned absentee employees that they would be denied salaries. […]

Now, Naeem Akhter wants board exams held on time

Now, Naeem Akhter wants board exams held on time

SRINAGAR: Minister of Education Naeem Akhtar on Monday directed the J&K State Board of School Education (BOSE) to start preparations for conduct of forthcoming board examinations on time in Kashmir division. The minister gave the directions during a review meeting of Education Department, an official spokesman said. The meeting was attended by commissioner secretary Education, […]

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