Guarding Article 35-A a matter of life and death for Kashmiris: Malik

Guarding Article 35-A a matter of life and death for Kashmiris: Malik

SRINAGAR: Chairman Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF)on Tuesday warned against any meddling with the state subject law of Jammu Kashmir saying Kashmiris will spill their blood to safeguard their unique identity and character. “This issue is directly related to our right of self-determination, so we all need to fight for it with unity and steadfastness,” […]

Article 35-A case: DFP appeals justice loving people

Article 35-A case: DFP appeals justice loving people

SRINAGAR: Jammu Kashmir Democratic Freedom Party (JKDFP) has appealed the justice loving people across globe to raise their voice against New Delhi’s attempts “to change the demography of Jammu Kashmir and damage its disputed nature by taking judiciary route”. JKDFP secretary general Moulana Mohammad Abdullah Tari in a statement said that challenging Article 35-A of […]

Article 35-A case: KEA calls for ‘Kashmir Bandh’ on Aug 6

Article 35-A case: KEA calls for ‘Kashmir Bandh’ on Aug 6

Itifaq lone SRINAGAR: Kashmir Economic Alliance (KEA) led by M Y Chapri on Sunday called for ‘Kashmir Bandh’ and ‘UN Chalo’ on August 6 – the day Supreme Court will hear the Article 35-A case. The alliance said it would submit a memorandum at UN office Sonawar, seeking intervention on Article 35-A which empowers the […]

Modi govt’s biggest failure is its policy towards Pak, Kashmir: Congress

SRINAGAR: Jammu Kashmir Pradesh Congress Committee (JKPCC) has said that the biggest failure of the BJP-led government at New Delhi is its total mishandling of the Kashmir situation and dealing with Pakistan, which it said is evident from the large number of causalities of soldiers and civilians during the period and “more evident from its […]

Modi wishes Kashmir ‘peace and prosperity’

Modi wishes Kashmir ‘peace and prosperity’

‘Misguided youth deceived by forces inimical to peace; those inciting violence from across border themselves disintegrating’ Srinagar: Speaking at the SKICC in Srinagar on Saturday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi described Kashmiri stone-pelters as “misguided youth” and appealed to militants to join the mainstream and live a life of “dignity and peace”. “There is no substitute […]

JRL march foiled, leaders detained

JRL march foiled, leaders detained

Junaid Rather Srinagar: Government forces deployed in strength in Srinagar for the prime minister’s visit did not allow the march to Lal Chowk called by the Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) on Saturday. Hundreds of policemen and CRPF troopers wearing riot gear were deployed in Srinagar to prevent public movement. Razor wires were laid on several […]

Hartals won’t achieve goals: Malik

Hartals won’t achieve goals: Malik

‘JRL looking for alternatives’ Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chairperson Muhammad Yasin Malik Thursday said that shutdowns were a compulsion for resistance movement, but won’t achieve any goals. Speaking at a seminar held at the Rajbagh headquarters of the Hurriyat (M) Malik said that though hartals were necessary to register protest, the Joint […]

Police detain JKLF chief ahead of Modi’s visit

Police detain JKLF chief ahead of Modi’s visit

Srinagar: JKLF chairman Mohammad Yasin Malik was detained Thursday by the police ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Jammu and Kashmir on May 19. Malik was taken into custody near the Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) office in Abi Guzar area of the city, its spokesman said. He said that immediately after the […]

With 2 from each unit, JRL to form 6-member committee

With 2 from each unit, JRL to form 6-member committee

Srinagar: The Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) of Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik on Tuesday said they would form a six-member committee that will formulate a strategy and implement it. Sources said that the decision was taken on Monday after Mirwaiz and Malik drove to the Hyderpora residence-cum-office of Geelani and […]

JRL calls for Lal Chowk Chalo on Saturday to protest Modi’s visit

JRL calls for Lal Chowk Chalo on Saturday to protest Modi’s visit

SRINAGAR: The joint resistance leadership (JRL) has called for Lal Chowk Chalo on Saturday, May 19, against the proposed visit of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Jammu and Kashmir. In a statement, the JRL comprising Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik said the proposed visit of Indian premier is aimed […]

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