JRL Calls for shutdown on August 26, 27

JRL Calls for shutdown on August 26, 27

Srinagar: The Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) of Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Yasin Malik on Friday called for a shutdown on August 26 and 27 across Jammu and Kashmir to protest the hearing on Article 35A in the Supreme Court, which is to begin from August 27. After twice deferring the hearing, the […]

Governor hoists tricolour, reviews parade at I-Day function

Governor hoists tricolour, reviews parade at I-Day function

SRINAGAR: Governor N N Vohra on Wednesday hoisted the tricolour at the state level function on the occasion of the I-Day, at Sher-i-Kashmir Cricket Stadium here. Governor inspected the parade and took the salute at a march past which was commanded by SSP Benam Tosh, Commanding Officer IR 17 Battalion. The contingents participating in the […]

Shutdown in Valley, greetings from Afridi on I-Day

Shutdown in Valley, greetings from Afridi on I-Day

SRINAGAR: A complete shutdown was observed on Wednesday in entire Kashmir Valley, while official functions were held within garrisoned venues to celebrate 72nd I-Day. Pakistan cricket star Shahid Afridi on Wednesday wished India on her Independence Day. He said he hoped that from this year onwards both India and Pakistan will work to resolve issues […]

Stadium turns into garrison, city into ghost town

Stadium turns into garrison, city into ghost town

SRINAGAR: Sher-i-Kashmir Stadium, the main venue for the official celebration of India’s 74th Independence Day, has been garrisoned by thousands of policemen and paramilitary troops. Roads leading to the venue have been barricaded to prevent anti-India demonstrators and militants from reaching there. Since 1990, when the anti-India insurgency erupted in the Valley, Srinagar turns into […]

Shutdown continues in Langate town against militant’s killing

Shutdown continues in Langate town against militant’s killing

Baramulla: A complete shutdown was observed for second consecutive day on Sunday in Langate town of Handwara in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district against the killing of a local militant by army along with four other militants at Vigi Top hills in Rafiabad, Sopore in this north Kashmir district a few days ago. The family of […]

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