Bandipora: Residents of Naidkhai in north Kashmir’s Bandipora district are resenting and protesting the occupation of large plot of land meant for a hospital by army this week. The troops of 13 RR set foot on the plot on Thursday, and the residentsresented the move by throwing stones at them. Locals say the resentment against […]
CM, DGP skip event
A bench headed by Justice JS Khehar accepted the plea of the Jammu and Kashmir government that the petitions be heard after Diwali
Srinagar: Senior Congress leader Tariq Hameed Karra has moved a separate petition in the Supreme Court in defence of Article 35A. The Supreme Court accepted Karra’s petition and empanelled him as a private respondent in the Article 35A case, the hearing of which has been deferred till after the festival of Diwali. According to media […]
HCBA says Kashmiri nation must show unity
The joint resistance leadership on Friday postponed the protest programme including shutdown on Tuesday in wake of Supreme Court’s (SC) adjournment of the hearing on Article 35A.
Pakistan on Friday said that India that “cannot” be an “effective partner” in bringing peace to the region, “as it is involved in state-sponsored terrorism”.
“No human shields in Panchkula? Tried and tested crowd control technique much appreciated in many TV news studios not long ago,” he tweeted. The Kashmiri Twitterati also mocked Indian journalists for not using pellet guns and Pava shells against the protesters.
After Hizbul Mujahideen chief Syed Salahudin lambasted the three-day Dubai Conference that called for “cessation of hostilities on all sides”, the Syed Ali Geelani-led Hurriyat Conference has initiated an inquiry as to who gave consent to participants to attend the conference.
Conflicts, generally speaking, spawn an ecology and an ecosystem where the voice of genuine stakeholders and parties, at times, gets obscured by those who neither have a standing in conflicts nor any mandate. The conflict in and over Kashmir is no different. It , too, has generated an ecology where certain players attempt to graft […]