UN General Assembly prez encourages India, Pak to resolve Kashmir issue through peaceful means

UN General Assembly prez encourages India, Pak to resolve Kashmir issue through peaceful means

United Nations: President of the UN General Assembly Volkan Bozkir has encouraged India and Pakistan to resolve the issue of Kashmir through peaceful means and said that he supports dialogue and diplomacy, recalling the 1972 Simla Agreement between the two countries. Bozkir, in response to a question on Kashmir during a press conference here on […]

Army fires aerial shots after noticing suspicious movement

Army fires aerial shots after noticing suspicious movement

Shopian: Army soldiers on Wednesday fired shots in the air after noticing suspicious movement at Kenigam village in Imamsahib area of south Kashmir’s Shopian district. It was followed by Cordon and Search Operation in the area. Police sources said that two persons roaming suspiciously were asked to stop by the army. But they fled. They […]

Light rain in parts of Valley

Light rain in parts of Valley

Srinagar: A few parts of Kashmir received light rain on Wednesday after weatherman predicted “erratic weather” across J&K till this weekend. Many parts of Kashmir in the afternoon received light rainfall with Srinagar recording 0.6 mm of rainfall till evening, as per the officials. Pahalgam received major rainfall of about 15.4 mm along with Kokernag […]

Justice Magrey emphasises upon DLSAs to help people during Covid-19 Pandemic

Justice Magrey emphasises upon DLSAs to help people during Covid-19 Pandemic

SRINAGAR: The Jammu and Kashmir High Court Judge, Member National Legal Services Authority and Exec. Chairman J&K Legal Services Authority, Justice Ali Mohammad Magrey today emphasised upon District Legal Services Authorities (DLSAs) across the UT to come up to the expectations of the people in terms of constitutional obligation and rise to help them during […]

250 more beds to be added within a month: DC Pulwama

250 more beds to be added within a month: DC Pulwama

PAMPORE: Deputy Commissioner Pulwama Baseer-Ul-Haq Chaudhry on Wednesday visited COVID health centre in Samboora area of Pampore where he inspected various facilities being available to COVID patients. The Deputy Commissioner Pulwama Baseer-Ul-Haq Chaudhary was accompanied by Additional Deputy Commissioner Tral Shabir Ahmad Raina, Additional Commissioner Awantipora Zaffar Husson Shawl, Chief Medical Officer Pulwama Dr Haseena […]

Admin cracks whip on lockdown violators in Pampore

Admin cracks whip on lockdown violators in Pampore

PAMPORE: Tehsildar Pampore Ishtiyaq Mohi-ud-Din and SDPO Pampore Imtiyaz Ahmad cracked whip on many vehicle drivers for violating Corona Curfew. Check points were laid at JKEDI Pampore where they penalised scores of vehicle drivers for defying lockdown. The action was taken on the instructions of Deputy Commissioner Pulwama. Tehsildar Pampore, Ishtiyaq Mohi-ud-Din told Kashmir Reader […]

Why Sehari was left to die in jail: Sajad Lone

Why Sehari was left to die in jail: Sajad Lone

Srinagar: Peoples Conference Chairman Sajad Gani Lone called Tehreek-e-Hurriyat leader Muhammad Ashraf Sehari questioned the government why the political leader was left to die in jail. In a series of tweets, Lone said, “Ashraf Sehrai Sahib passes away. A long political career comes to an end. Ashraf Sahib struggled all his life. A Jamaat ideologue. […]

Mehbooba condoles demise of Sehrai, says political leaders jailed purely’ for their ideology

Srinagar: PDP president Mehbooba Mufti on Wednesday said numerous political leaders continue to be under detention in Jammu and Kashmir “purely” for their ideology as she condoled the death of detained senior separatist leader Mohammad Ashraf Sehrai. Deeply saddened to know about Ashraf Sehrai sahab’s sudden demise. Like him countless political prisoners & other detainees […]

Congress condoles demise

Srinagar : The Jammu and Kashmir Pradesh Congress Committee (JKPCC) on Wednesday expressed profound grief at the passing away of Mohammad Ashraf Khan (Sehrai) in Jammu. In a condolence message, JKPCC said the septuagenarian Sehrai was a well-known religious and scholarly figure of Kashmir and conveyed deepest condolences to the bereaved family. Deeply saddened to […]

Bukhari shocked over death

Srinagar: Apni Party President Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari has expressed deep shock and grief over the demise of Mohammad Ashraf Sehrai, Chairman Tehreek-e-Hurriyat, who passed away at a Jammu hospital today. In a condolence message issued here, Bukhari extended solidarity with the bereaved family and prayed for eternal peace to the departed soul. “I pray […]