And Their Dying Wishes Remained Unfulfilled

SRINAGAR: Braving rains and chill, Association of Parents of Disappeared Persons (APDP) sat on their weekly protest at Pratap Park Srinagar on Monday.  According to APDP so far 10 of the parents of disappeared have died without having a glimpse of their loved ones who were subjected to enforced disappearance in the State. The association […]

2 Killed In Handwara Battle, Man Killed in Tral

SRINAGAR: Two militants were killed and an army officer injured in a fierce gun battle that erupted in Handwara in Kupwara district on Monday. According to the reports, Rashtrya Rifles backed by Special Operations Group of Police launched a n operation after receiving a tip-off about the presence of militants in villages Vilgam. The reports […]

Father-son duo held for murder

SRINAGAR: Two days after an octogenarian man was shot dead by unidentified gunmen in south Kashmir’s Awantipora area, police Monday arrested a father-son duo to ascertain their role in the killing. Larkipora Padgampor resident, Ghulam Rasool Makroo and his son Showkat Ahmad Makroo were picked up by Special Operation Group of Jammu and Kashmir Police […]

Suspension orders not revoked: SVSU

‘Decision after completion of probe’ SRINAGAR: Authorities of the Swami Vivekanand Subharti University (SVSU) Meerut Monday refuted media reports that suggested the revocation of suspension orders against the 67 Kashmiri students accused of cheering Pakistani side in their match with India in the recently concluded Asia Cup Cricket. “We have not contacted nor invited any […]

Arundhati Barred from Speaking on Kashmir

SRINAGAR:The Hyderbabad English and Foreign Language University (EFLU) authorities have denied Booker Prize winner, noted Indian writer  Arundhati Roy, the permission to address students in the campus. Roy was invited by the student organisations to speak on the topic ‘Fractures of Indian Ideology: Re-imaging Democracy and Redrawing Resistance’ on the first death anniversary of Kashmiri […]