Ramban rape: Victim family approaches HC, hearing on Thursday

Ramban rape: Victim family approaches HC, hearing on Thursday

Srinagar: A year after the Kathua horror, another minor girl from the nomadic Bakarwal community has been allegedly raped while collecting water from a tubewell just 100 meters away from her home in J&K’s Ramban district. A petition has been moved by the girl’s family at the J&K High Court in Srinagar through counsel Bilal […]

Kathua rape and murder: Minor girl’s father withdraws lawyer

Kathua rape and murder: Minor girl’s father withdraws lawyer

PATHANKOT: The family of the eight-year-old girl who was raped and murdered in Kathua this year in January has removed lawyer Deepika Rajawat as their advocate on record, saying she seldom appeared for hearings in the case, officials informed Thursday. The plea was moved Wednesday by the family before the court of the District and […]

Protesters demand release of Talib Hussain

Protesters demand release of Talib Hussain

ARIF RASHID SRINAGAR: All Jammu and Kashmir Gujjar and Bakerwal Youth Conference on Saturday held a protest here demanding release of Chowdhary Talib Hussain, a social activist. Talib is under police custody in Samba from last week and has allegedly been beaten in custody. Scores of protesters from Gujjar and Bakerwal Youth Conference assembled here […]

Protest also held at Ramban

Protest also held at Ramban

RAMBAN: A strong protest demonstration was taken out under the banner of all Tribal Coordination Committee Ramban which was attended by hundreds of Gujjars and Bakarwals of the district demanding justice for Talib Hussain. The protesters carrying banners and posters raised slogans ‘justice for Talib Hussain’. The protesters alleged that social activist Choudhary Talib Hussain […]

Kathua rape and murder: CB to file supplementary charge sheet this week

Kathua rape and murder: CB to file supplementary charge sheet this week

Jammu: The Jammu and Kashmir Police’s crime branch will be submitting its supplementary charge sheet this week before the Pathankot court, which is hearing the gruesome case of rape-and-murder of an eight-year-old girl in Kathua this January, officials said here on Sunday. The charge sheet would be submitted this week in which further investigation carried […]

Lawyer of Kathua rape accused appointed Addl Advocate-General

Lawyer of Kathua rape accused appointed Addl Advocate-General

Srinagar: The Governor’s administration in Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday appointed as Additional Advocate-General the lawyer who is representing one of the main accused in the horrific Kathua rape-and-murder case. The order passed by Governor NN Vohra’s administration appointed four senior additional advocates-general, three advocates-general, four deputy advocates-general, and four government advocates in both the […]

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