Crushing people’s resistance through NIA, ED is daydreaming: JRL

Crushing people’s resistance through NIA, ED is daydreaming: JRL

SRINAGAR: The joint resistance leadership (JRL) on Monday said “manoeuvres to trample a people’s resistance” through NIA, ED like agencies, PSA and “unlawful acts”, banning socio-religious organisations, arresting common people, political activists, ulema and religious scholars, and other acts of crackdown and “tyranny” are like daydreaming. “Today when Indian state and its leadership is displaying […]

Will cooperate but not in Delhi: Mirwaiz replies to NIA 2nd summons

Will cooperate but not in Delhi: Mirwaiz replies to NIA 2nd summons

SRINAGAR: Mirwaiz-e-Kashmir Umar Farooq has, through his counsel, sent a reply to the NIA summons (dated 14 March and received on 15 March 2019) asking him to come to New Delhi on March 18, Hurriyat Conference (M) said on Monday. A spokesperson of the amalgam in a statement issued here said, “Mirwaiz has reiterated that […]

‘UAE played crucial role in reducing Indo-Pak tensions’

‘UAE played crucial role in reducing Indo-Pak tensions’

New Delhi: The UAE played an important role in reducing tensions between India and Pakistan, the Gulf nation’s ambassador here said on Monday. Ahmed Al Banna, however, clarified the UAE did not mediate between the two countries and that the aim of its efforts was to decrease the tension. “The UAE played an important role […]

India-Pak tensions to figure in Qureshi-Wang talks: China

India-Pak tensions to figure in Qureshi-Wang talks: China

Beijing: China said on Monday that tensions between India and Pakistan following the Pulwama attack would figure in the first strategic dialogue between Foreign Minister Wang Yi and his Pakistani counterpart Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Tuesday. Qureshi is visiting China, days after Beijing for the fourth time blocked a bid in the United Nations (UN) […]

Family of Shopain youth booked by NIA vouch for his innocence

Family of Shopain youth booked by NIA vouch for his innocence

SHOPIAN: Family of a Shopian youth booked by National Investigation Agency for allegedly “providing logistical support” to militants are vouching for his innocence. Subzar Ahmad Kumar, 20, son of Manzoor Ahmad Kumar, of Shirmal village was charged recently for “providing logistic support” to persons who decamped with service rifles from former Wachi legislator’s residence in […]

BJP in danger, creating fear psychosis: Farooq

BJP in danger, creating fear psychosis: Farooq

JAMMU: National Conference (NC) president Farooq Abdullah has blamed the BJP for “creating fear psychosis” across India by crying hoarse over the “nation being in danger”. Paying tributes to Guru Nabba Dass ji at a congregation here, he underscored the crucial need of social justice and avenues of progress for all, irrespective of religion, caste […]

PCB pays compensation to BCCI

PCB pays compensation to BCCI

KARACHI: The Pakistan Cricket Board has paid the BCCI approximately $1.6 million as compensation after losing the case in the ICC’s Dispute Resolution Committee, PCB Chairman Ehsan Mani claimed on Monday. “We incurred costs of around $2.2 million on the compensation case which we lost,” Mani said. He insisted that besides the amount paid to […]

Shah Faesal launches old wine in new bottle, labelled JKPM

Shah Faesal launches old wine in new bottle, labelled JKPM

SRINAGAR: On the inaugural day of his political party – the Jammu and Kashmir People’s Movement (JKPM) – on Sunday, former bureaucrat Shah Faesal, who was claiming to give “new politics” to Jammu & Kashmir, said and promised only that which existing political parties have been saying and promising in the past 70 years. Faesal, […]