Don’t harass militants’ families: Mehbooba to forces at UHQ meet

Don’t harass militants’ families: Mehbooba to forces at UHQ meet

Srinagar: Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti has asked government forces to avoid any harassment of families of militants, sources privy to the unified headquarters meeting held in Srinagar on Tuesday told Kashmir Reader. According to a senior official, who attended the meeting, “Security agencies were directed to ensure that no harassment is meted out to the […]

Government forces fear student protests can impact south Kashmir

Government forces fear student protests can impact south Kashmir

Srinagar: The week-long student protests across Kashmir have increased apprehensions among the government forces that the protests can worsen the situation in south Kashmir areas, sources said. According to an official, the deteriorating situation in Srinagar can have implications in rural areas of Anantnag, Pulwama, Shopian and Kulgam districts, where Lok Sabha by-elections are scheduled […]

Pulwama college staff meets CM

Pulwama college staff meets CM

Srinagar: Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Tuesday met with teaching staff of Pulwama Government Degree College to seek factual details of the April 15 incident that led to widespread student protests across Kashmir. “The staff and in-charge principal met chief minister at her residence and apprised her of the details and facts that led to […]

Edu instts turned into slaughter houses: Shah

Edu instts turned into slaughter houses: Shah

SRINAGAR: Strongly condemning the “state-sponsored terrorism” on students, the chairman of Democratic Freedom Party hmad Shah on Tuesday said “the educational institutions have been converted into slaughter houses and forces been given a free hand to use excessive force on children”. In a statement issued here, Shah assured the student community that “entire nation” is […]

Spirit of youth has unnerved the institutions of occupation: Khan

Spirit of youth has unnerved the institutions of occupation: Khan

SRINAGAR: Expressing anger over not allowing the students to protest peacefully and using of “blind” force against them, senior Hurriyat (G) leader and Jammu Kashmir National Front Chairman Nayeem Ahmad Khan on Tuesday said that the spirit of youth has “unnerved the institutions of occupation”. As per a statement issued here, Khan while addressing a […]

Police deliberately ruining students’ career: Jama’at

Police deliberately ruining students’ career: Jama’at

SRINAGAR: The presence of government forces near educational institutions vitiates the smooth educational environment as it creates hurdles in the movement of students and a sense of fear among them, Jama’at-e-Islami Jammu Kashmir said on Tuesday. In a statement issued here, Jam’aat said it seems a “deliberate attempt to provoke” the young and teenage students. […]

SP School, Girls Hr Sec School Kothibagh closed

SP School, Girls Hr Sec School Kothibagh closed

SRINAGAR: According to District Magistrate Srinagar, all teaching activities will remain suspended at SP Higher Secondary School and Kothi Bagh Higher Secondary School in Srinagar on Wednesday. Please follow and like us:0

Student clashes with troops stun Lal Chowk

Student clashes with troops stun Lal Chowk

Srinagar: On Monday the SP College reopened after a week of being shut to avoid student protests, and immediately college students clashed with government forces. During the clashes, a youth fell unconscious near the college’s main gate. A few policemen went closer to the boy but backed off. After sometime, at about 2pm, students pulled […]

Modi ready for talks after normalcy: Mehbooba

Modi ready for talks after normalcy: Mehbooba

New Delhi: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Monday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to initiate a dialogue to contain the deteriorating situation in the Valley, and said that Modi appeared amenable to this. “The prime minister has an intention of holding talks after the situation becomes normal,” Mehbooba told reporters after the […]

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