Drug Addict Kills Friend for Money in Chadoora

Police solves blind murder case SRINAGAR: Police cracked the blind murder case of a youth who was found dead in  Chadoora few days back.  The accused, a close friend of the victim, has been arrested and the weapon of offense along with the cash and mobile phone of the victim was recovered from his home. […]

Residents Protesting ‘Arrest’ Left Red faced

Srinagar:  Police had to face a tough time Thursday evening in Hajan town when hundreds of people held protests against the alleged arrest of a youth. Sources said that agitated people used public address system of mosques to urge upon people to come on roads and stage protest against the police. Top police officials visited […]

14 years on: Chattisinghpora families await justice

Srinagar: All Parties Sikh Coordination Committee Friday demanded a re-investigation into the Chattisinghpora Sikh massacre case and the subsequent Pathribal and Brakpora incidents. On the eve of 14th anniversary of the Chattisinghpora massacre, APSCC, Chairman Jagmohan Singh Raina said that it is surprising that even after the expiry of fourteen years, government failed to indict […]

AAP to fight against extending Tosamaidan lease

Srinagar: Aam Admi Party (AAP) has vowed to fight against granting of further extension of   lease to Artillery unit of Army for using the Tosamaidan pasture as a filed firing range. In a statement issued today, AAP leader and Lok Sabha candidate for Srinagar parliamentary seat Dr Raja Muzaffar Bhat said that Aam Aadmi […]

AMM reacts to ‘political fallacies’ showered on BJP, Modi

SRINAGAR: Awami Mutahida Mahaz (AMM) on Friday  expressed deep disappointment over the recent statements from what it called ‘certain responsible leaders belonging to different shades of political opinion in Kashmir’ on BJP and its prime ministerial candidate Narindera Modi. According to a statement, a meeting of AMM was held which was attended by Mohammad Yousuf […]

Srinagar-Jammu highway in shambles

Srinagar: Commuters travelling on the 300 kilometre Srinagar Jammu highway have alleged that due to bad road conditions right from Ramban to Badami Bagh Contonment area, traffic jams are becoming the order of the day while traffic authorities are miserably failing to regulate vehicular movement along the route. Reports said that Srinagar Jammu highway is […]

NC uses Police to harass workers in Old City: PDP

Srinagar:  Peoples Democratic Party leader Muhammad Khurshid Aalam Friday accused police of harassing PDP workers in Old Srinagar City. Aalam told CNS that police is on arrest spree in different parts of down town especially in Khanyar Constituency. “Those who join PDP are being harassed without any reason and they are called to police stations. […]

Wanchoo Bags Harvard Kennedy Fellowship

SRINAGAR:  Winning laurels for his home state, Dr Amit Wanchoo has become the first person from Jammu and Kashmir to be selected as the fellow for Global Leadership and Public Policy for 21st century at Harvard Kennedy School program designed for Young Global Leaders of World Economic Forum. The selection criteria was based on making […]

‘New govt must extend hand of friendship to Pak’

PDP Releases Election Manifesto, says NC Govt’s failed to facilitate revocation of AFSPA, return of power projects SRINAGAR: Mufti Mohammad Sayeed, Peoples Democratic Party patron and former chief minister today said that his party’s role is to make the Parliament of India a forum for representing the “Jammu and Kashmir issue” for debate and dialogue at […]

PDP Playing Politics of Deceit: NC

SRINAGAR: National Conference has reacted strongly to the remarks made by PDP patron at his press conference here today saying PDP statements contradict both Mufti Mohammad Sayeed’s role in the State’s troubled history as well as what it called ‘policy of deceit’ of the party. In a joint hard hitting statement, NC leaders Dr. Mehboob […]