PAGD in belligerent mood, says consequences of ‘humiliating’ people of J&K will be ‘dangerous’

PAGD in belligerent mood, says consequences of ‘humiliating’ people of J&K will be ‘dangerous’

Alliance passes resolution for restoration of Articles 370, 35A SRINAGAR: The People’s Alliance for Gupkar Declaration (PAGD) on Tuesday came out with a surprisingly angry and challenging tone against New Delhi, saying that the Narendra Modi government at the centre is demeaning and disrespecting the people of JK. This was said by PAGD spokesperson M […]

August 5: An Unusual Day in Srinagar

August 5: An Unusual Day in Srinagar

SRINAGAR: It was an unusual day on Thursday which marked the second anniversary of the abrogation of J&K’s special status in the Union of India. The day began in the conventional way, with markets shut as a mark of protest, but later officials of the administration and police arrived to force the shops open. Most […]

To exist, no choice but to resist: Mehbooba

To exist, no choice but to resist: Mehbooba

Srinagar: On the second anniversary of the revocation of Jammu and Kashmir’s special status, PDP president Mehbooba Mufti on Thursday said people had no choice but to “resist to exist” when “gross injustice” is heaped on them. “No words or pictures are enough to depict the pain, torment & upheaval inflicted upon J&K on this […]

Situation in J&K worsening: PAGD

Situation in J&K worsening: PAGD

Srinagar: On the second anniversary of the revocation of Jammu and Kashmir’s special status, the People’s Alliance for Gupkar Declaration (PAGD) Thursday expressed concern over the situation in J&K and resolved to continue the struggle for the restoration the “legitimate rights” of its people. The alliance held a meeting of its constituents at its chairman […]

What has changed for good in JK? Cong asks

What has changed for good in JK? Cong asks

Jammu: The Jammu and Kashmir Congress on Thursday asked the Centre as to what has changed for betterment of people of the erstwhile state and the nation, two years after revocation of Article 370 of the constitution. It also said that the promise of 50,000 government jobs in three-month time and opening of private sector […]

Aug 5 actions complicated J&K dispute further: Hurriyat

Aug 5 actions complicated J&K dispute further: Hurriyat

Srinagar: The government’s “unilateral” and “arbitrary” decision to withdraw Jammu and Kashmir’s special status only further complicated the “dispute” in the erstwhile state, the Hurriyat Conference said Thursday on the second anniversary of the revocation of Article 370. The separatist amalgam said in a statement, “On this occasion, would also like to draw attention of […]

Hoax of BJP’s ‘Naya Kashmir’ is a joke now: PAGD

Hoax of BJP’s ‘Naya Kashmir’ is a joke now: PAGD

Srinagar: On the eve of the second anniversary of the abrogation of Article 370 and bifurcation of Jammu and Kashmir into union territories, the People’s Alliance for Gupkar Declaration (PAGD) on Wednesday said the hoax of BJP’s “Naya Kashmir” is a joke now as people have started questioning the futility of the August 2019 move. […]

Politicians can’t mourn for long: Omar

Politicians can’t mourn for long: Omar

Srinagar: Two years after the special status of Jammu And Kashmir was abrogated and he was detained for 234 days, NC leader Omar Abdullah said on Wednesday that after initially being “deeply jaded” he had realised that as a politician he didn’t have the right to “mourn” for long and could not let down the […]

Aug 5 to be remembered as day of disempowerment: PC

Aug 5 to be remembered as day of disempowerment: PC

Srinagar: On the eve of the second anniversary of revocation of Jammu and Kashmir’s special status, the People’s Conference on Wednesday said August 5 will perpetually be remembered as a dark day and a day of disempowerment in the history of the erstwhile state. “August 5th is seen as a day of disempowerment, a reminder […]

Kashmiris considered guilty until proven innocent: Mehbooba

Kashmiris considered guilty until proven innocent: Mehbooba

Srinagar: PDP president Mehbooba Mufti on Monday alleged that former Jammu and Kashmir police officer Davinder Singh, who was caught ferrying militants in a vehicle last year, was let off the hook by the Centre while innocent Kashmiris rot in jails for years under anti-terror laws. Accusing the government of having double standards, Mehbooba said […]