Mirwaiz asks people to celebrate Eid with austerity

Mirwaiz asks people to celebrate Eid with austerity

Srinagar: APHC Chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has greeted the people on the auspicious occasion of EId ul Fitr. Mirwaiz said that Eid is a day of thanksgiving to almighty Allah for his blessings and mercy upon us. “I pray to almighty Allah that may this Eid bring us happiness peace and deliverance from tyranny and […]

Geelani slams authorities for curbs on resistance leaders

Geelani slams authorities for curbs on resistance leaders

SRINAGAR: Chairman Hurriyat Conference (G), Syed Ali Geelani, on Sunday slammed the state administration for placing Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, Muhammad Yasin Malik, Mohammad Ashraf Sehrai, Ayaz Akbar, and scores of other resistance leaders and activists under house arrest. Terming the “arbitrary” arrests and curbs as “unjustified” and “state sponsored terrorism”, Geelani in a statement said […]

Incarcerated Malik extends Eid greetings

Incarcerated Malik extends Eid greetings

Srinagar: Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) has offered its greetings to the people of Jammu Kashmir and Islamic world, on the auspicious occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr. In his message from Srinagar central jail, JKLF chairman Muhammad Yasin Malik has said that “we wish we could celebrate the ultimate joy, when our homeland and our prisoners are […]

Five booked under PSA in Bandipora

Five booked under PSA in Bandipora

Bandipora: Five persons were booked under the Public Safety Act (PSA) in Hajin area of North Kashmir’s Bandipora district on Saturday. On June 2, police had claimed that they busted a Lashkar-e-Toiba module by arresting five persons from Hajin, Bandipora, allegedly while they were travelling with arms and ammunition in a Wagon R car. “All […]

Police detains Malik ahead of Eid

Police detains Malik ahead of Eid

SRINAGAR: Police on Saturday detained Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chairman, Muhammad Yasin Malik, from his Maisuma residence here on Saturday. Soon after his detention, he was shifted to Srinagar Central Jail. “Police during morning cordoned off the residence of JKLF chairman and arrested him. He was immediately sent to Srinagar central jail on […]

Arrested Ganderbal students to be released soon after counselling: Police

Arrested Ganderbal students to be released soon after counselling: Police

SRINAGAR: Police on Wednesday said students detained during clashes in Ganderbal would be released soon, after they had been counselled. Police have detained around 20 students, including outsiders, during the massive clashes which broke out between students and forces following celebrations at Degree College, Ganderbal (DCG), over Pakistan’s win against India on Monday. A group […]

Yasin Maik, aide arrested, lodged at central jail

Yasin Maik, aide arrested, lodged at central jail

Srinagar: Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chairman Muhammad Yasin Malik along-with a senior JKLF member Ghulam Muhammad Dar were arrested on Friday when police raided the party office at Abiguzar here. A JKLF spokesman said that police cordoned off the office and apprehended Malik. Both the arrested have been shifted to central jail Srinagar on […]

Hurriyat denounces continuous PSAs against its activists

Hurriyat denounces continuous PSAs against its activists

Srinagar: Hurriyat Conference condemned authorities for again slapping PSAs on Tehreek-e-Hurriyat activists Mohammad Salim War, Gh Rasool Parey, Ab Majid Lone, Farooq Ahmad Najar, Ab Majid Mir, Fayaz Ahmad Ganai, and Meraj-u-din Naikoo. In a statement issued on Thursday, Hurriyat said that ailing Mohammad Rustum Bhat was released after a prolonged detention of eleven months, […]

Jailed Khan Sopori’s house continues to remain confiscated

Jailed Khan Sopori’s house continues to remain confiscated

Sopore: Amid a sluggish trial in court and refusal of the state government to act on humanitarian grounds, the house belonging to prominent resistance leader Ghulam Muhammad Khan Sopori continues to remain sealed even as the family of the jailed leader lives in a rented house at Sopore or the past five years. The mud-and-brick […]

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