JKLF to hold blood donation camp

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) is scheduled to organize a blood donation camp at Abi Guzar Srinagar on 1 April 10:30 am to commemorate anniversary of Dr Abdul Ahad Guru.  A day before JKLF organized a condolence meeting at Mazar-e-Shuhada Eidgah in connection with the death anniversaries of Ishfiq Majeed Wani, Syed Shabir […]

12 injured in road accidents

Srinagar: Twelve persons were injured in different road accidents across the valley. According to a police statement, a Maruti car bearing registration number JK01K/4045 hit and injured a pedestrian Tawseef Ahmed Khan son of Farooq Ahmed Khan resident of Gurveth at Gurveth, in the jurisdiction of Police Station Khansahib. The injured was shifted to hospital […]

Painting competition held in Baramulla

BARAMULLAr: 100 girls from different schools of Baramulla participated in the inter school painting competition wherein winners were given cash prizes. According to an army statement, In order to stimulate the young minds of the school going children of Baramulla, an Inter-school painting competition was organised at Girls Higher Secondary School, Baramulla by Indian Army […]

‘I know everything how Haji Yousuf died’

NC leader quits, says time to speak up SRINAGAR: In a startling revelation, prominent National Conference leader from Ganderbal Muhammad Yousuf Bhat Monday said that he saved Chief Minister Omar Abdullah and his party National Conference by not sharing information about the circumstances in which NC functionary Haji Yousuf died. “I protected Omar Abdullah and […]

Kashmir Among World’s ‘6 Most Worrisome’ Disputes: NJ

SRINAGAR: There are currently more than 150 disputes plaguing the world but Kashmir has been described as one of the top six ‘worrisome’ disputes by the National Geographic. Territorial disputes are nothing new, but political analysts warn of a rise in tensions because of Russia’s bold move into Crimea.   “When it comes to territorial […]

Terrorist Bhullar Will Not Hang, Says SC

Separatist camp says their stand vindicated SRINAGAR: A Sikh militant convicted for a car bombing in Delhi more than two decades ago will not hang, the Supreme Court ruled today, reducing his punishment to a life sentence. Devinderpal Singh Bhullar’s wife had petitioned the court to stop his execution because he allegedly developed mental illness […]

Relief to Bhullar Highlights Discrimination: NC

SRINAGAR: National Conference today said that the decision by the Supreme Court to commute Devinder Pal Bhullar’s death sentence into life imprisonment highlighted stark discrimination somewhere in our system that made the central government to expedite the death sentence of Afzal Guru without him being afforded adequate opportunities and provisions to appeal for mercy – […]

Reopens Kashmir’s wounds: Mehbooba

SRINAGAR: Reacting to the Supreme Court decision about 1993 Delhi bomb blast case convict, Davinderpal Singh Bhullar the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) president, Mehbooba Mufti Monday said it is another example of double-standards displayed vis-à-vis Kashmir and with every such development as like the latest by the Apex Court or its earlier verdict on convicts […]

PDD Negligence Leaves 10 Yr Old Crippled

KUPWARA: The negligence on part of the Power Development Department ruined the life of a 10 year old girl in frontier district of Kupwara. Guddi Jan, daughter of late Abdul Rashid Famada resident of Padipora Hajibal in Kalaroos-Kupwara was on her way to tuition centre when her foot touched an unattended HT wire lying on […]

Sunshine brings scent of spring

SRINAGAR: After two good spells of rain in the last part of the current month, temperatures began to rise in the Valley on Monday. Valley which received drizzle over the weekend a clear sunshine on Sunday and Monday made weather somewhat hot as temperatures rose to 14 degrees Celsius. Temperatures however were low in the […]

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