Kashmir issue one of Modi govt’s biggest failures: Cong

Kashmir issue one of Modi govt’s biggest failures: Cong

New Delhi: The Congress Sunday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the Kashmir issue, calling it one of his government’s biggest “failures”, and wondered what India gained out of his foreign trips when he failed to stall the “horrible” UN report on the alleged human rights violation there. Congress spokesperson Pawan Khera underlined his party’s […]

JK political parties disappointed over not extending ceasefire

JK political parties disappointed over not extending ceasefire

SRINAGAR: Political parties in Jammu and Kashmir have described as “disappointing” the New Delhi’s announcement of not extending the ceasefire in the state and blamed the Government of India (GoI) and the state government for not making it effective. “It is disappointing but not entirely (an) unexpected development,” the state’s main opposition National Conference (NC)’s […]

Kashmir situation alarming, needs urgent steps: JKPCC

Kashmir situation alarming, needs urgent steps: JKPCC

Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir unit of the Congress on Monday termed the Kashmir Valley situation as “very alarming,” requiring urgent steps by the Government of India (GoI) to retrieve it. “The situation in the Kashmir Valley is very alarming. There is the need for taking some urgent measures by the Central government to retrieve it, […]

Modi chairs high-level meeting on Kashmir

Modi chairs high-level meeting on Kashmir

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is chairing a high-level meeting on the security situation in Jammu and Kashmir in which a decision on extending the ceasefire could be taken, officials said. The meeting is being attended by Home Minister Rajnath Singh, National Security Advisor Ajit Doval, and senior officials of intelligence and security agencies, […]

Two militants, army soldier killed in ongoing Bandipora operation

Two militants, army soldier killed in ongoing Bandipora operation

BANDIPORA: Two militants and an army soldier were killed in an ongoing operation in a forest area in north Kashmir’s Bandipora district. Defence PRO Col Rajesh Kalia told Kashmir Reader that “two militants and an army soldier have been killed in the operation so far, which continues.” Though the identity of the two killed militants […]

Massive search continues in forest for two militants

Massive search continues in forest for two militants

Bandipora: Reinforcements including paratroopers were rushed to Panar forests in Bandipora district on Monday where a group of militants is believed to be hiding. Heavy exchange of gunfire was reported early on Monday after brief exchanges of gunfire on Saturday and Sunday. Sources said that army units including special commandos and paratroopers were called in […]

Slain militants armed with modern weapons: Army

Slain militants armed with modern weapons: Army

kupwara: The Indian Army on Monday said that the militants killed in Keran village on Sunday were armed with modern weapons and equipment and that there are many militants waiting on the other side of the Line of Control (LoC) to cross. Addressing a press conference, Brigadier V S Chowhan said, “On the night of […]