CM reviews Muharram arrangements

Srinagar:  The Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Tuesday reviewed arrangements for Muharram at a high-level meeting here. She stressed on ensuring availability and provision of essential supplies including power, water, healthcare, ration and fuel to the people during Muharram days. Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Baseer Ahmad Khan, presented a detailed report at the meeting regarding the […]

Laskhar warns Naeem Akhtar for ‘forcing people to resume work’

Srinagar:  Stating that the ongoing uprising in Kashmir is not against the education system but against India that is illegally holding Kashmir, Lashkar-e-Toiba on Tuesday threatened Education Minister Naeem Akhtar of dire consequence ‘if he continues to force people to resume normal work.” “Akhtar should desist from forcing people to end the strike. People of Kashmir are educated who […]

Salahuddin says, India is suffering from ‘frustration’

Srinagar: Reiterating that the ongoing Kashmir Freedom Movement in Valley is indigenous, a conglomerate of Kashmiri militant groups United Jihad Council Tuesday said that Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj’s address to the UN is testimony to this fact that India is suffering from “frustration” and in the garb of falsehood it wants to mislead world […]

Government at war with people of Kashmir, says NC

Srinagar: Stating that the government has pushed Kashmiris back to 1990’s, the opposition National Conference on Tuesday said that with killing, maiming, blinding, arresting people of Kashmir, it seems that the present regime is at war with the people of Kashmir. Talking to KNS, NC’s provisional president, Nasir Aslam Wani said the state government has pushed […]

8 injured in forces action at Samboora

Srinagar: At least eight people were injured after the government forces ransacked the houses triggering clashes in Pampore’s Samboora village on Tuesday. Four injured persons were removed to sub district hospital Pampore. Two among them were referred to Srinagar hospital because of the severity of their injuries.

Curfew continues for 3rd day in Kishtwar

Jammu: The curfew imposed in Kishtwar district following a stone pelting incident triggered by arrest of three separatists remained in force for the third day today. Three pro-freedom leaders in the town were arrested on Saturday night and booked under the Public Safety Act (PSA) for disrupting peace in the district following which some persons […]

Students protest continue against government

Ajaz (Bandipora):  Students including girls on Tuesday protested against the government for announcing examination dates of class 10, 12 in the Valley amid the ongoing uprising. The students said “government is politically victimising us for their personal benefits. We are ready to sacrifice our future for Kashmir’s resolution as the same government is killing our youth”

Kashmir: Strange Indian EAM is disowning the UNSC resolutions says Pak

ISLAMABAD:  Pakistan Foreign Office Spokesman Nafees Zakaria on Tuesday said India’s External Affairs Minister disowned United Nations Security Council resolution by calling Kashmir an integral part of India in her speech at the General Assembly of the world body. “Can Indian EAM explain that if Kashmir is an “integral part of India, why is it […]

Swaraj invokes Baluchistan to counter Pakistan in UNGA

United Nations: In a sharp response to Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s “tirade” on Kashmir, India on Monday said those accusing others of rights violations must introspect as it censured Pakistan for the first time at the UNGA for perpetrating the “worst form of state oppression” in Balochistan. Taking a veiled dig at Pakistan, Indian External […]