NIA summons accredited Kashmiri journalist

NIA summons accredited Kashmiri journalist

Srinagar: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Friday issued a summon to Srinagar-based journalist Aquib Javaid Hakim, asking him to appear before the Superintendent of the agency at Lodhi Road in New Delhi. Aquib has been asked to attend for questioning in a case RC-172018/NIA/DLI dated 27 April 2018 under sections 120B, 121, 121A, 124A, […]

Clashes in Trehgam after march to graveyard blocked

Clashes in Trehgam after march to graveyard blocked

Kupwara: A day after the funeral of Khalid Ahmad Malik who was killed in army firing, clashes erupted in Trehgam area of Kupwara on Friday afternoon after a large number of people from the youth’s village took to the streets and held protests against his killing. Shouting slogans, the people marched towards the graveyard where […]

Grenade found near June encounter site in Tral, defused

Grenade found near June encounter site in Tral, defused

TRAL: Police on Friday evening defused a grenade at a village in Tral where three Jaish militants were killed by government forces last month. The grenade was found lying in orchads in Hyuna village of Tral, where Jaish militants Adil Ahmad of Midoora, Danish Ahmad of Pinglish and a Pakistani national were killed in a […]

2 CRPF men killed, civilian among 2 injured in Achabal attack: Police

Srinagar: Two CRPF soldiers were killed and another sustained injuries after militants attacked their party at Achabal area of south Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Friday, police said. They said that a civilian was also injured in the incident. Police issued a statement about the said militant attack saying “today at around   1100 hrs Vehicle borne militants […]

Shutdown in Kashmir on Martyrs Day

Shutdown in Kashmir on Martyrs Day

Srinagar: A complete shutdown is observed in Kashmir on Friday on eve of the Martyrs Day. Martyrs Day is being observed July 13, every year to remember those killed by Dogra autocratic rulers in 1931. The shutdown call was given by Kashmir’s joint resistance leadership comprising Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin […]