‘Islamabad chalo’: ‘Our nation will not surrender’

‘Islamabad chalo’: ‘Our nation will not surrender’

SRINAGAR: Chairman Hurriyat Conference (G), Syed Ali Geelani, on Monday termed the imposition of restrictions on ‘Islamabad chalo’ as “undemocratic, illegal, and moral”. Speaking to media persons before his arrest, Geelani said that the Kashmiri nation, particularly the Kashmiri youths, have resolved that their “first and prime priority will be the mission of freedom from […]

Imposing restrictions will not change anything: Mirwaiz

Imposing restrictions will not change anything: Mirwaiz

SRINAGAR: Deploring the government’s efforts to abort the ‘Islamabad Chalo’ programme by imposing strict curfew throughout Kashmir Valley for the 18th consecutive day, chairman Hurriyat Conference (M), Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, on Monday said that such “undemocratic measures” and curbs on the movement of resistance leaders and “freedom-loving people” cannot change the people’s mindset. Mirwaiz was […]

Dukhtaran terms arrests ‘shameful act’

Dukhtaran terms arrests ‘shameful act’

SRINAGAR: Dukhtaran-e-Millat chief, Syeda Aasiyeh Andrabi, on Monday termed the arrest of Syed Ali Geelani and Mirwaiz Umar Farooq as a “shameful act” of the government. “The claim of Indian rulers and politicians over Kashmir as its integral part proves to be hoax by such actions. If they really believe in their claim, they (India) […]

Malik to Mehbooba: are you now ashamed of being an ‘Indian stooge’?

Malik to Mehbooba: are you now ashamed of being an ‘Indian stooge’?

SRINAGAR: Chairman JKLF, Mohammad Yasin Malik, on Monday said that the chief minister, Mehbooba Mufti, gives “ridiculous statements” to appease New Delhi and Nagpur. Malik, who continues to be under detention, said the ongoing killing spree is as “act of genocide” and the forces involved cannot be “dubbed as saviours”. “Killers of more than 50 […]

Voluntary organisations, not govt, providing free medicines to patients

Voluntary organisations, not govt, providing free medicines to patients

SRINAGAR: Voluntary organisations have been providing essential medicines to the patients in the SMHS Hospital here, even as the hospital administration and the government continue to take credit for it. Four organisations—Help Poor Voluntary Trust, Athrout, Jamiat Ahl-e-Hadees, and Rafiq Baitul Maal—have been providing medicine, food, and financial aid to patients. And they said they […]

Doctors from JuD apply for visa to help Kashmir

Doctors from JuD apply for visa to help Kashmir

Lahore: A group of 30 members of an organisation headed by Hafiz Saeed comprising doctors and paramedical staff will apply for Indian visas on Tuesday to treat and provide medicines to the injured in Kashmir. “A team of 30 doctors and paramedical staff of ‘Muslim Medical Mission’ (of the Jamaat-ud-Dawah) will apply for Indian visa […]

Amid unrest, Dy CM asks civic bodies to focus on cleanliness!

Amid unrest, Dy CM asks civic bodies to focus on cleanliness!

SRINAGAR: With not let up in the situation and fresh killings and casualties being reported every day, the deputy chief minister Dr. Nirmal Singh has asked the civic bodies to focus on cleanliness and Swachh Bharat Mission! Deputy Chief Minister on Monday directed the Commissioner Srinagar Municipal Corporation to undertake necessary sanitation measures especially in […]

Nayeem asks pro-Indian politicians to join ongoing struggle

Nayeem asks pro-Indian politicians to join ongoing struggle

Srinagar: Chairman of National Front Nayeem Ahmed Khan on Monday said the “ongoing movement in Kashmir is not any terrorism at the behest of any external power but an indigenous struggle for which Kashmiris have rendered tremendous sacrifices.” In a statement here Nayeem Khan said, “Conspiracies are being hatched at internal and external levels against […]