New Delhi illustrating egoistic, colonial approach: Hurriyat (G)

New Delhi illustrating egoistic, colonial approach: Hurriyat (G)

SRINAGAR: Hurriyat Conference (G) on Tuesday ridiculed the chief minister Mehbooba Mufti’s statement that a “conducive atmosphere needs to be created before dialogue”, saying it illustrates New Delhi’s “egoistic and colonial” approach. The conglomerate in a statement issued here said New Delhi stands accountable for continuous mayhem in the state. “They are not interested to […]

HC orders reinstating of Patwari declared ‘deadwood’ in 2015

HC orders reinstating of Patwari declared ‘deadwood’ in 2015

Srinagar: The J&K high court has quashed a government order ‘compulsory retiring’ a revenue employee after declaring him ‘deadwood’ in 2015. Abdul Majeed Wani, then a patwari in Kangan, was one among 63 officials sacked by an order (No.901 – GAD of 2015) on 30 June 2015 by PDP-BJP government. Wani challenged it in the […]

Mehbooba promised Modi to adopt harsh anti-Kashmir measures, says JKLF

Mehbooba promised Modi to adopt harsh anti-Kashmir measures, says JKLF

Srinagar: The JKLF on Tuesday said that chief minister Mehbooba Mufti has assured “her Indian masters” of using more harsh tactics against Kashmiris. In a statement JKLF chairman Muhammad Yasin Maik said the meeting between Mehbooba Mufti and Narendra Modi was held for seeking extension to her “disastrous rule” in Jammu Kashmir. “Mehbooba Mufti pledged […]

Geelani condemns PDP leader’s killing

Geelani condemns PDP leader’s killing

SRINAGAR: Hurriyat Conference (G) chairman Syed Ali Geelani on Tuesday expressed “deep concern” over the killing of a political worker, Advocate Abdul Gani Dar saying “there is no justification for these killings”. “It is unfair and against humanity to kill a person for his specific ideology or affiliations,” said Geelani in a statement issued here. […]

Masarat Alam re-arrest ‘state terrorism’: Geelani

Masarat Alam re-arrest ‘state terrorism’: Geelani

SRINAGAR: Chairman Hurriyat Conference (G) Syed Ali Geelani on Tuesday condemned the re-arrest of senior leader of the amalgam and chairman of Muslim League Jammu Kashmir Masarat Alam Bhat and termed it as “state terrorism and disgrace for their (govt’s) judicial system”. In a statement issued here, Geelani expressed his “deep concern” over the deteriorating […]

Mirwaiz condoles demise of Showkat Shah’s mother

Mirwaiz condoles demise of Showkat Shah’s mother

Srinagar: Hurriyat Conference (M) chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has expressed condolence on the demise of the mother of former president of Jamiet-e-Ahli Hadees Moulana Showkat Ahmad Shah who was slain by a few years ago. Mirwaiz visited the bereaved family and expressed solidarity especially with the son of the deceased Molvi Riyaz Ahmad Shah and […]

Edu instts turned into slaughter houses: Shah

Edu instts turned into slaughter houses: Shah

SRINAGAR: Strongly condemning the “state-sponsored terrorism” on students, the chairman of Democratic Freedom Party hmad Shah on Tuesday said “the educational institutions have been converted into slaughter houses and forces been given a free hand to use excessive force on children”. In a statement issued here, Shah assured the student community that “entire nation” is […]

Spirit of youth has unnerved the institutions of occupation: Khan

Spirit of youth has unnerved the institutions of occupation: Khan

SRINAGAR: Expressing anger over not allowing the students to protest peacefully and using of “blind” force against them, senior Hurriyat (G) leader and Jammu Kashmir National Front Chairman Nayeem Ahmad Khan on Tuesday said that the spirit of youth has “unnerved the institutions of occupation”. As per a statement issued here, Khan while addressing a […]

Police deliberately ruining students’ career: Jama’at

Police deliberately ruining students’ career: Jama’at

SRINAGAR: The presence of government forces near educational institutions vitiates the smooth educational environment as it creates hurdles in the movement of students and a sense of fear among them, Jama’at-e-Islami Jammu Kashmir said on Tuesday. In a statement issued here, Jam’aat said it seems a “deliberate attempt to provoke” the young and teenage students. […]

Former Jamiat president Moulana Showkat Shah’s mother passes away

SRINAGAR: Mother of former president of Jamiat Ahli Hadith Moulana Showkat Ahmad Shah passed away on Monday evening. She was 78. Thousands of people including JKLF chairman Muhammad Yasin Malik, Jamiat president Ghulam Muhammad Bhat Al-Madni participated in her funeral prayers which were held at stadium grounds Lal Bazaar, Srinagar. She was buried in her […]