SEN Channel Office Sealed

SRINAGAR: Authorities Monday sealed the office of city based  ‘Spot News & Entertainment’ cable network (SEN Channel) for allegedly airing channels illegally. Network office of was sealed by the authorities without giving prior notice, owners of the network alleged.  Reports said Tehsildar Srinagar Hamidullah along with police team arrived at the network office located at […]

Firing on BSF patrol in Poonch

JAMMU: A patrolling party of Border Security Force today came under firing along the Line of Control in Poonch district. However, no one was injured in the firing. “There was firing on BSF patrolling party of 112 Battalion along LoC in forward belt of Mandi sub-sector of Poonch district today,” a BSF official said. There […]

A reprehensible act

THE sheer folly of executing Afzal Guru in Tihar Jail in Delhi on Feb 9 was well described by an ambitious former intelligence chief: “It has the potential to take the valley several years back.” He said, “I was not expecting this to happen.” The biggest loser in this entire episode was Chief Minister Omar […]

Guru’s death & Kashmiris’ anger

It is impossible to ignore questions being raised regarding legitimacy of capital punishment awarded to Afzal Guru. These are based on the view that there was not sufficient evidence to prove that Guru had planned the terrorist attack against Indian Parliament in December 2001. Despite their being legal doubts about Guru deserving capital punishment, his […]