Omar Opposes Telangana, Fears Fallout On J&K

‘Ladakh not heading towards UT status, PDP will never secure majority’ Srinagar: As the Congress moved closer to carve out a separate state of Telangana, chief minister Omar Abdullah apprehended the fallout of the move in the state. Opposing the bifurcation of state of Jammu and Kashmir on Telangana lines, Omar said that he believes […]

Army Guns Down 4 More on LOC

SRINAGAR: Army Tuesday said it foiled a major infiltration bid along the Line of Control (LOC) in the Machhal sector of the frontline division of Kupwara in North Kashmir today and killed at least four suspected militants in the operation. A spokesperson for the Ministry of Defence based in Srinagar said troops were on the […]

Mystry Death Triggers Protest in Doda

15 year old killed by VDC members: Locals  Srinagar: Massive protests rocked Doda district on Tuesday following the killing of a tenth standard boy allegedly by members of Village Defence Committee last night.  Even as police has registered a case, it refused to comment about the involvement of VDC members behind the attack, stating that […]

Sense of pain, horror prevails in Gool: KHCBA Report

Says local apprehend that case will die its own death, go Shopian way  Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir High Court Bar Association on Tuesday released its report regarding visit to Gool where four persons were killed allegedly in firing by Border Security Force on July 18, underscoring that a “sense of pain and horror prevails” on […]

Govt Denies Passport, Ruins Career of B-Tech Student

SRINAGAR: Authorities in Jammu and Kashmir have barred a Kashmiri student to join America based multinational company by not issuing passport in his favour citing that his father has been “active supporter of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front during nineties.” Meraj-ul-Asrar Bhawani son of Bashir Ahmed from Dooru Shahabad who presently resides in Burzulla area […]

When first blast rocked Srinagar city

Srinagar: It was today on July 31 1988, twenty fivers ago that armed struggle against Indian rule started with a ‘bang’ in Kashmir. The group of four area commanders from Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front ( JKLF) better known as ‘Haji Group’ reportedly planted two bombs, one at Golf Course, and another at Telegraph Office […]

Gool Aftermath: Man Dies of Wounds In SKIMS

Srinagar: A Rajouri resident who had suffered head injury during a violent protest against Gool Killings near Awantipora succumbed to his injuries at Sher-i-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences Soura Tuesday afternoon. Ravi Kant Sharma was injured at Awantipora, on Srinagar-Jammu Highway on July 19 when he was hit by a stone on his head. He […]