NC bargained dreams of Kashmiris for power: Hurriyat (G)

SRINAGAR: Responding to Omer Abdulla’s speech in Sopore on Tuesday that people of the town had tied themselves to a ‘dream merchant’ , the Hurriyat Conference (G) today termed the chief ministers remarks as ‘sheer frustration’.   A spokesman of the Hurriyat (G) said it is the fundamental right of every citizen to aspire for […]

Sajad Lone decries politics of erosions, theatrics

SRINAGAR: Terming the remarks on Article 370 by BJP’s Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi as unwarranted, Peoples Conference Chairman, Sajad Lone Tuesday said that Modi lacks information about the realities of Kashmir and it is better for him to go between the lines of Kashmir history before making any remarks about it. In a statement […]

Protests against arrest of militants brother in Kulgam

KULGAM: People Tuesday staged a protest against army for allegedly ‘kidnapping and interrogating’ the brother of a suspected militant in Qaimou Kulgam. The protestors blocked traffic for hours and it was only after the assurance and intervention of police officials that protests agreed to disperse peacefully. Locals said that Tawseef Ahmed Shiekh son of Abdul […]

Police Foils March By Disabled

SRINAGAR: At least 15 members of Jammu and Kashmir Handicapped Association (JKHA) were arrested by police on Tuesday when they tried to take out a march towards City Centre Lal Chowk on the occasion of World Disability Day. Reports said that scores of physically challenged people, under the banner of JKHA assembled in Press Enclave […]

Probe Likely Into SMC Functioning

SRINAGAR: At the time when Jammu and Kashmir High Court has tightened noose around the Srinagar Municipal Corporation (SMC) to seal the illegal structure in the city, the government is likely to order a probe in to the civic body functioning right from 2002. Reliable sources said that the government has taken serious note about […]

CRPF Jawan’s Weapon Goes Off

SRINAGAR: A Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnal was arrested after his service weapon went off accidently, injuring a guard at S K International Convention Complex (SKICC), official sources said today. They said weapon of a CRPF personnal went off accidently hitting a police guard The injured who was hit in the leg was admitted […]

Rana advices Modi to correct perception on 370

BASOHLI: Advising BJP’s Prime Ministerial candidate Mr Narendra Modi to correct his perception on Article 370 of the Constitution of India, Provincial President Mr Devender Singh Rana on Tuesday said this provision defines the relationship between Jammu and Kashmir with Indian dominion, as enshrined in the Instrument of Accession.  “Those talking about weakening or abrogating […]

All Probe Commissions in JK Fixed: Beigh

Says, Geelani tallest Kashmiri leader SRINAGAR:  Describing Syed Ali Geelani as the tallest leader in political hemisphere of Jammu and Kashmir, former Deputy Chief Minister and senior leader of Peoples Democratic Party Muzafar Hussain Beigh Tuesday said that all the Commissions and Committees constituted to probe the killings and other matters related to corruption are […]

Delhi-JK Relation Hinges On Art 370: Legal experts

Abrogation of Article 370 will infringe instrument of accession: Justice (retd) Bashir Khan  SRINAGAR: Reacting to the recent statement by the BJP’s Prime Ministerial candidate,  Narendra Modi, seeking debate on Article 370, legal experts across Jammu and Kashmir Tuesday said that if the Article 370 was scrapped, the relation between Delhi and Srinagar will cease […]

For separatist camp Article 370 is a ‘non-issue’

SRINAGAR: Separatist camp has termed Article 370 as a ‘non-issue’ and accused that the article was deliberately being politicized under a planed conspiracy. The BJP prime ministerial candidate  Narendra Modi in Jammu recently stated that the debate must be initiated over Article 370. Several Mainstream organizations across the state reacted to the Modi’ s statement […]