Dar-ul-Uloom raided

Dar-ul-Uloom raided

Srinagar: Police and CRPF personnel on Tuesday evening raided one of the leading religious seminaries, Madrasa Bab-ul-Uloom at Chanpora Srinagar. Confirming the raid, the head of seminary Mir Sajad Rehmani said that the raids were conducted “only to harass the students and other staffers”. Mir said that the police and CPRF surrounded the seminary at […]

Rajnath arriving today to ‘review’ situation

Rajnath arriving today to ‘review’ situation

New Delhi: India’s Home Minister Rajnath Singh will arrive in Kashmir on Wednesday on a two-day visit to review the situation and he may hold talks with a cross section of people, a move which comes a day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed “deep concern and pain” over the situation in Kashmir. This is […]

2 schools open for government forces

2 schools open for government forces

  Srinagar: While the chief minister and her colleagues in the government have been decrying the uprising in Kashmir because it hampers the education of children, two prominent government schools of Srinagar have been occupied by paramilitary BSF and CRPF troops. The CRPF is expecting to occupy three more Srinagar schools, including a private school. […]

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 […]

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