Dar-ul-Uloom Sopore accuses army of vandalizing property

Dar-ul-Uloom Sopore accuses army of vandalizing property

Sopore: Soldiers from 22 Rashtriya Rifles based in Sopore allegedly ransacked a reputed seminary in Sopore and harassed the staff. Officials of the Dar-ul-Uloom Sopore, which boasts of hundreds of students and scholars from several areas of northern Kashmir, told Kashmir Reader that soldiers barged into the seminary in the intervening night of Saturday and […]

Security beefed up across north Kashmir

Security beefed up across north Kashmir

Sopore: Security has been beefed up across northern Kashmir in the run up to Jan 26. Barricades and check points have been set up in several places where vehicles are routinely stopped and commuters frisked. At many places in Sopore, Baramulla and adjoining villages, security forces were seen stopping and frisking vehicles and asking for […]

Police arrests Buglers in Sopore

Police arrests Buglers in Sopore

Sopore: Police on Thursday said that they arrested two buglers in Sopore who were involved in a series of robbery and burglary incidents. Police said that Tariq Ahmed Wani of Limber Uri and Jahangir Ahmed Lone of Chenad Baramulla were involved in multiple theft cases in the town. On their disclosure, police said, property worth […]

Gun not mightier than pen, AMU scholar’s family laments

Gun not mightier than pen, AMU scholar’s family laments

Kupwara: The village of Tikipora in Kupwara’s Sogam is in a state of shock. One of their brightest sons, Manan Bashir Wani, 26, a PhD scholar at Aligarh Muslim University, joined militant ranks a few days ago. Many here are surprised at how a “timid” boy who never thought beyond academics has so transformed. In […]

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