Moulvi Iftikhar No More

Thousands bid tearful adieu SRINAGAR: Thousands of grief stricken people joined the funeral procession of popular Shia cleric and senior politician Moulvi Iftikhar Hussain Ansari who breathed his last in Srinagar on Tuesday morning  following prolonged illness. He was 74. Family sources said, Maulana died late Monday night at his flood ravaged Qamarwari residence where […]

Demise widely condoled

SRINAGAR: The demise of prominent religious cleric and politician Moulvi Iftikhar Hussain Ansari has been widely mourned. Leader of opposition in Rajya Sabha and former Chief Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad has described Moulvi Iftikhar Hussain Ansari a versatile orator and an outstanding religious scholar. Azad said that Moulvi Iftikhar’s death, besides being a personal loss, […]

Operations To Remain Suspended: UJC

SRINAGAR: Claiming that government of India has sofar failed to chalk out a concrete rehabilitation plan for flood affected people of Kashmir, United Jehad Council (UJC) Chief Syed Sallahudin on Tuesday said that New Delhi has no interests in welfare of the flood affected Kashmiri people. In an interview with Kashmir News Service (KNS), the […]

Declare Floods As National Calamity: KCSDS

SRINAGAR: Kashmir Centre of Social & Development Studies [KCSDS] has deplored the government for refusing to issue notification declaring Kashmir floods as a natural disaster.  “KCSDS demands that such a notification should be issued as soon as possible. Such a notification is necessary to facilitate the hassle free transportation of relief material from global community, […]

Relief, rescue fiasco: BJP asks Omar to quit

Srinagar: Asking Chief Minister Omar Abdullah to abdicate his chair, Bhartiya Janata Party State Spokesperson Farooq Ahmed Khan Tuesday said that Jammu and Kashmir government miserably failed to address the flood victims of the State. Khan who was flanked by State General Secretary Jugal Kishor talked to reporters in Press Enclave Srinagar and said that […]

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