Shopian youth announces militant brother’s killing on Facebook

Shopian youth announces militant brother’s killing on Facebook

Anantnag: A Shopian youth took to social networking site, Facebook, on Tuesday to announce that his brother was among three slain militants, killed in a gunfight with government forces on Monday in Budgam district. The heartbreaking post was shared by hundreds of people over the platform who expressed their anguish, sympathies and helplessness with the […]

Grenade attack in Anantnag, valley’s fifth in 3 days

Grenade attack in Anantnag, valley’s fifth in 3 days

Anantnag: Militants on Saturday attacked a CRPF party with a grenade, here along KP Road in main town Anantnag, leaving a civilian passer-by injured with splinters. Identified as Showkat Ahmad, the injured civilian was rushed to district hospital Anantnag and was discharged soon after being administered first-aid. “He had minor injuries and has been discharged […]

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 […]