BJP’s team will discuss Mehbooba’s proposal: Amit Shah

BJP’s team will discuss Mehbooba’s proposal: Amit Shah

Kolkata: BJP president Amit Shah on Wednesday said his party would deliberate upon Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti’s proposal for counselling of youths in the state. “Mehbooba ji has given a press statement. Our party’s team which deals with our policies on Kashmir will sit together and discuss the issue,” Shah said during […]

In jail since August, 76-year-old gets third PSA

In jail since August, 76-year-old gets third PSA

Sopore: A third PSA case has been slapped on 76-year-old Haji Sheikh Mohammad Yousuf, who was granted bail twice in all the cases filed against him by Sopore Police, first in November and then in March this year. Arrested during the civil uprising last year on August 8, Yousuf, a resident of Iqbal Nagar in […]

2016 uprising impacted education, students favour agitation, says report

2016 uprising impacted education, students favour agitation, says report

SRINAGAR: A research carried out by Chinar International- a non-governmental organization (NGO) working in the field of education- has found that a large number of students support the strikes as a form of protest. The report titled “Education and Unrest in Kashmir- A way forward” was released by Irfan Shahmiri, Global Executive Director of Chinar […]

Reasons for boycott include ‘shroud thieves’

Reasons for boycott include ‘shroud thieves’

Sebdan (Budgam): The residents of Galwanpora village in Sebdan, a few kilometres from Srinagar, remember the exact number of votes National Conference and PDP got during 2014 assembly elections—545 and 280. The figures are quoted precisely to announce an affinity with elections. This time around, not a single resident turned out to vote. “Vote travith […]

Defying dialogue on Kashmir issue against bilateral spirit, says Pak NSA

Defying dialogue on Kashmir issue against bilateral spirit, says Pak NSA

Islamabad: Accusing India of “defeating the spirit of bilateralism” by defying talks over the Kashmir issue, Pakistan’s National Security Adviser Nasser Janjua has said that the two neighbours “cannot remain enemies forever” and they need to engage and resolve their disputes. Janjua’s remarks comes against the backdrop of spike in Indo-Pak tensions over the death […]

Youth blinded by pellets in 2016 shot again with pellets

Youth blinded by pellets in 2016 shot again with pellets

Srinagar: An 18-year- old Budgam youth who lost his left eye in the 2016 uprising has been critically injured on Sunday after government forces shot him with pellets from close range. Now lying in the emergency ward of SMHS hospital in Srinagar, Gulzar Ahmad, a resident of Utligam in Beerwah, was hit by pellets in […]

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