PDP delegation visits Uttarakhand

PDP delegation visits Uttarakhand

Dehradun: A delegation of Peoples Democratic Party from Jammu and Kashmir visited Uttarakhand for a first-hand assessment of the situation here following alleged harassment of Kashmiri students after the Pulwama attack. The delegation consisting of Rajya Sabha member Faiyaz Ahmed Mir, former MLA Aijaz Ahmed Mir and other party leaders reached here Tuesday to assess […]

Omar questions PM’s ‘silence’ over violence against Kashmiris

Omar questions PM’s ‘silence’ over violence against Kashmiris

Srinagar: The National Conference vice president Omar Abdullah Wednesday questioned the “silence” of Prime Minister Narendra Modi about incidents of violence against Kashmiris in some parts of the country in the aftermath of the recent attack on a CRPF convoy in Pulwama. “Dear PM @narendramodi Sahib, can we please have a few words of condemnation […]

J&K state passing through most difficult phase: Farooq

J&K state passing through most difficult phase: Farooq

Jammu: The National Conference (NC) chief Farooq Abdullah Wednesday said Jammu and Kashmir was passing through the most difficult phase due to political instability and governance deficit, and the people were looking towards the party with hope. The NC also announced former state chief secretary B R Kundal, who joined the party at a function […]

New Delhi unwilling to resolve Kashmir peacefully: Sehrai

New Delhi unwilling to resolve Kashmir peacefully: Sehrai

Srinagar: Tehreek-e-Hurriyat (TeH) chairman Mohammad Ashraf Sehrai on Wednesday said thatNew Delhi is unwilling for a peaceful resolution of the Kashmir issue and has scuttled any attempt for a meaningful discourse of this long standing dispute. “On Kashmir, India continues to behave as a police state, and not as the champion of democracy and freedom […]

NF expresses concern

Srinagar: The National Front on Wednesday expressed concern over the attacks on Kashmiris andappealed to the Indian civil society to break its “criminal silence”. NF deputy chairman, Altaf Hussain in a statement said that “Kashmiri students are not only being harassed but are rusticated and their admissions in different institutions are suspended which has put […]

CCAK to offer free admission to expelled Kashmiri students

Srinagar: The Coaching Centres Association of Kashmir has decided to offer free admission to the students expelled from the other states during the recent days. According to a statement, the Association said that the students fleeing from outside states due to “harassment and physical attacks” are in no position to return back immediately, which will […]

Seems we are moving towards yet another conflagration: Karan Singh on Pulwama aftermath

Seems we are moving towards yet another conflagration: Karan Singh on Pulwama aftermath

New Delhi: Amid rising tension with Pakistan in the wake of Pulwama attack, Veteran Congress leader Karan Singh Wednesday cautioned that it seemed the country was moving towards “yet another conflagration” which could have “incalculable consequence”. Singh also rued that there has unfortunately been a “strong anti-Kashmiri backlash” around the country in the aftermath of […]

Ex-sarpanch held for objectionable remarks on Pulwama attack

Ex-sarpanch held for objectionable remarks on Pulwama attack

Ahmednagar: A former village head in Ahmednagar district of Maharashtra has been arrested for allegedly making objectionable comments over the Pulwama attack, police said on Wednesday. A candle march was taken out on Monday evening in Vispur village, located around 30 km from here, to protest against perpetrators of the attack in which 40 CRPF […]