Thanks J&K Police for ‘bravery and commitment’

Thanks J&K Police for ‘bravery and commitment’

Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir Police (JKP) is ahead of other government forces in India in terms of “bravery” and “commitment”, Governor Satya Pal Malik said at the Police Commemoration Day function held at J&K Armed Police Complex at Zewan, Srinagar, on Sunday. Police Commemoration Day is observed in memory of 10 CRPF men killed […]

Annual Jashn-e-Dal sports event of Police to open from 23rd Oct

Annual Jashn-e-Dal sports event of Police to open from 23rd Oct

ITIFAQ LONE SRINAGAR: To bridge the gap between police and public, the Jammu and Kashmir Police organises a state-level water sports event, Jashn-e-Dal and Shikara Race, under its civic action programme. The event will run from October 23 to 25 this year at SKICC Srinagar here in Dal Lake. The Jashn-e-Dal and Shikara Race sports […]

JRL protests in Srinagar

JRL protests in Srinagar

ITIFAQ LONE SRINAGAR: The leaders and activists of the joint resistance leadership (JRL) held protests after Friday prayers at Maisuma in City Centre here against civilian killings and “atrocities” by government forces across Valley. The protesters held placards reading ‘South to north, blood of Kashmiris being spilled by India’ and ‘Stop Genocide in Kashmir’, and […]

JRL holds protest in Srinagar against civilian, militant killings

Srinagar: The Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) on Friday held a a protest demonstration in Maisuma area of Srinagar city against the civilian and militant killings. Witnesses said that scores of JRL activists carrying placards protested in Maisuma chowk after congregational Friday prayers. The protesters chanted pro-freedom, anti-India slogans and denounced the civilian and militant killings. […]

Curbs cripple normal life in Kashmir’s Old City

Srinagar: Normal life remained crippled for the third consecutive today in parts of the Old City here city due to the restrictions imposed by authorities to prevent protests called by joint resistance leadership (JRL) against the alleged atrocities. Restrictions continue to remain in place in the Old City areas of Nowhatta, Khanyar, Rainawari, Safakadal and […]

Militants ambush army patrol in south Kashmir’s Pulwama, 7 soldiers injured

Militants ambush army patrol in south Kashmir’s Pulwama, 7 soldiers injured

Srinagar: At least seven army men were injured when militants ambushed their Casspir vehicle in Pulwama district of south Kashmir. Official sources told Kashmir Reader today that militants detonated an IED when Casspir vehicle of army’s 55 RR was passing through Trichal Bridge on the Pulwama-Lassipora road around 9:45 pm on Thursday. In the IED […]

Familiar scenes of shutdown, restrictions across Kashmir

Familiar scenes of shutdown, restrictions across Kashmir

ITIFAQ LONE SRINAGAR: A complete shutdown was observed in Kashmir valley on Thursday in response to the call given by the Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) to protest the killing of a civilian and two local militants by government forces in Fateh Kadal area of Srinagar. Government forces installed barricades on roads in several Srinagar areas […]

KU researchers not getting enough pay, leaving projects midway

KU researchers not getting enough pay, leaving projects midway

Irshad Khan Srinagar: Researchers at Kashmir University (KU) are leaving projects midway due to meagre salary or not getting the salary that is their due. The university has now asked the funding agencies, which include the University Grants Commission (UGC), to hike the salary component at par with what is due to NET-qualified researchers and […]