Important to talk to militant leadership: Mehbooba Mufti

Important to talk to militant leadership: Mehbooba Mufti

‘Congress hanged Guru out of turn, BJP hopes to garner votes by JNU case’ Anantnag: Former Chief Minister and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) President, Mehbooba Mufti, Tuesday said that it was essential to hold a dialogue with the militant leadership in Kashmir. “I have always maintained, since my advent into politics in 1996, that the […]

In garb of remedial classes private schools running during vacations in south Kashmir

In garb of remedial classes private schools running during vacations in south Kashmir

Anantnag: Most of the private schools, here in south Kashmir, are running unregistered coaching centers within the premises of their schools, brazenly violating the norms under which they are supposed to remain closed during the government announced winter vacations. “The only difference being, the students do not wear uniforms and school buses are not being […]

No dustbins in town, Bijbehara MC uses photos from Odisha on FB page

No dustbins in town, Bijbehara MC uses photos from Odisha on FB page

Bijbehara: The dearth of public dustbins here in Bijbehara town of Anantnag is such that the local municipality has used a picture of dustbins from Odisha slums for its Facebook page. “We do not have dustbins installed in the town, for even a photo-op,” a source in Municipal Committee Bijbehara (MCB) told Kashmir Reader. The […]

Out of power Mehbooba apologises for ‘toffee’ remark

Out of power Mehbooba apologises for ‘toffee’ remark

Bijbehara: Claiming that her “toffee and milk” remarks, made during the 2016 uprising, were expressions of a “mother’s rage”, former chief minister Mehbooba Mufti neverthesless apologised for the remarks, here on Monday. She also maintained that her recent visits to militants’ families were made following invitations from the families, and were not for electoral gains. […]

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