Hajin erupts in protest while mothers mourn

Hajin erupts in protest while mothers mourn

HAJIN (BANDIPORA): News of 14-year-old militant Mudasir Ahmed Parray and 17-year-old Saqib Bilal Sheikh’s killing in an encounter in Srinagar sparked massive protests and street clashes in Hajin town of Bandipora, to which both the teenage militants belonged. Mudasir’s home was in Hajin’s Khankah area and Saqib’s in Parray Mohalla locality. Mobile internet services were […]

‘BLACK DAY’: Bar postpones seminar scheduled today

SRINAGAR: In view of the strike call by JRL for observing December 10 as ‘Black-Day’, J&K High Court Bar Association on Sunday decided to postpone its seminar that was scheduled to be held on Monday, December 10 and Thursday December 13 to be held at District Court Complex from 10:30 am to 3:30 pm. Supporting […]

Absence of accountability encourages culture of impunity: TeH

SRINAGAR: Hailing the “unparalleled” services and sacrifices of youth, Tehreek-e-Hurriyat (TeH) chairman Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai on Sunday said “youth serve beacon light and torch-bearers for ongoing movement”. Paying tributes to the militants killed in Mujgund, Sehrai said “their cherished sacrifices won’t go waste and will definitely lead us to our destiny”. “The sacrifices of these […]

Ongoing ‘carnage’ in Kashmir cold-blooded: JKLF

SRINAGAR: Terming “cold-blooded” the ongoing “carnage in Kashmir by Indian forces” and silence of the international community over it, JKLF chairman Yasin Malik on Sunday alleged that “mayhem at Mujgund in which more than half a dozen residential houses have been raised to ground” was actually a “tiny example of Indian aggression in Kashmir”. “All […]

More than 225 militants killed in J&K this year: Army

More than 225 militants killed in J&K this year: Army

Kapurthala (Punjab): More than 225 militants have been killed in Jammu and Kashmir so far this year, Northern Army Commander Lt Gen Ranbir Singh said on Saturday. He said initiatives taken by the government and security forces had resulted in a drop in the number of local youths being radicalised and taking to militancy over […]

Shifting Yasin Malik ‘directly’ from hospital to PS ‘worst apathy’: JKLF

Shifting Yasin Malik ‘directly’ from hospital to PS ‘worst apathy’: JKLF

SRINAGAR: Terming the shifting of ailing JKLF chairman, Muhammad Yasin Malik directly from Soura medical institute to police station (PS) Kothi-bagh as “callous and worst apathy” of police authorities, JKLF leaders alleged that “cruelty and oppression” had become a “trademark of India”. “This brutal approach against common people and also against the people in peaceful […]