GOC 14 Corps, DG BSF brief Governor on security situation

GOC 14 Corps, DG BSF brief Governor on security situation

Srinagar: Lt Gen YK Joshi, GOC 14 Corps, met Governor Satya Pal Malik at the Raj Bhavan on Tuesday. The Lt Gen briefed the Governor regarding the situation along the LoC and LAC, which fall within the Area of Responsibility of 14 Corps. The Governor held detailed discussion with the Lt Gen regarding issues related […]

Situation unacceptable, says Mirwaiz on arrest spree

Situation unacceptable, says Mirwaiz on arrest spree

Srinagar: Hurriyat Conference (M) chairperson Mirwaiz Umar Farooq Tuesday expressed concern over arrest spree of youth during Cordon and Search Operations (CASOs) and the fresh wave of “crackdown” on resistance leaders. Speaking to media after chairing a general council meeting of the amalgam at Rajbagh, Mirwaiz said that “J&K is being deliberately converted into a […]

Decision to hold polls in J&K shows arrogance of central govt: CPI(M)

Decision to hold polls in J&K shows arrogance of central govt: CPI(M)

Srinagar: The Communist Party of India (Marxist) on Monday slammed the central government for going ahead with panchayat and municipal elections in Jammu & Kashmir. The CPI(M) said this showed the “arrogance” of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led Union government. “The decision of the government to go ahead with panchayat and urban local bodies elections […]

Alert sounded after Swift car stolen in Pampore town

Alert sounded after Swift car stolen in Pampore town

PAMPORE: Police on Sunday sounded an alert after a Maruti Swift car was stolen from Pampore town in Pulwama district. The white Maruti Swift, JK01AF-8411, belonging to Shakeel Ahmad Ganaie was stolen during the intervening night of September 15-16 from near the owner’s home at Astan Mohalla Namblabal, Pampore, SHO Pampore Nazir Ahmad told Kashmir […]

JRL concerned over threats to resistance leaders

JRL concerned over threats to resistance leaders

Srinagar: The Joint Resistance Leadership on Sunday expressed anguish over the “threat calls” given to the Hurriyat leaders and activists by the authorities, and said “the leadership has taken a strong note on the ‘sting operations’ being carried out against the pro-freedom leaders”. In a statement, the JRL leadership led by Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz […]

Funeral prayers in absentia held for slain militants, civilian on JRL call

Funeral prayers in absentia held for slain militants, civilian on JRL call

Srinagar: The funeral prayers in absentia was held on Sunday here in Lal Chowk for five militants and a civilian killed in a gunfight and clashes in south Kashmir’s Qazigund and Kulgam. According to a statement issued by Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) which stated that on the call from Joint Resistance Leadership, the funeral […]

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