Mirwaiz welcomes resumption of Indo-Pak talks

Srinagar: Welcoming the resumption of talks between India and Pakistan, Hurriyat Conference (M) Chairman Mirwaiz Mohammad Umar Farooq Friday said any dialogue process between the two countries won’t bear any result unless concrete steps are taken in the direction of resolution of the Kashmir dispute. Addressing Friday congregation at the historic Jamia Masjid Srinagar, he […]

DFP Distances From Anti-Sikh Posters

Srinagar: Completely distancing itself from posters published against Sikh community across Valley, Democratic Freedom Party (DFP) Friday said some unknown agencies are hell bent upon maligning the ongoing freedom movement by resorting to such means. “These elements can never succeed in their cheap and nefarious designs to malign the resistance movement and to create gulf […]

Renzushah: Sheikh Nazir Was An Asset

Srinagar: Khwaja Farooq Renzushah Friday said that late Sheikh Nazir was real asset of Kashmir Valley and his intellectual capacities were unparallel.  In a statement he said, “When I was editor of Kashmir Today; the magazine issued by J&K Government in early 80’s, Sheikh Nazir was renowned contributor to the magazine.  Even the real author […]

Prominent Zakir passes away in Lahore

Srinagar: President Anjuman-e-Sharie Shiayan Aga Syed Hassan has expressed his heart felt grief and sorrow over the demise of Zakir Ahlebayat Haji Ghulam Mohammad Khan of Gariend Kalan Budgam in Lahore  Pakistan after a brief illness. In a statement  while paying rich tributes to the deceased, Aga said, “The deceased was a great Zakir and […]

Search intensified for missing Baramulla boy

Srinagar: Baramulla police has intensified searches after registering a case regarding a missing 17 year old boy from Azad Gunj. A 17 years old boy Adil Rehman Dhobi son of Abdul Rehman Dhobi resident of Gulnar Park, Azad Gunj, Baramulla is reported to be missing since 18/02/2015. He is wearing a Pheran, black Trouser, black […]

Flood victims asked to deposit bank code

Srinagar: District administration Srinagar Friday appealed to the people of Channapora, Natipora and the residents living in the peripheries of these areas to deposit their 16 digit bank account code before the Tehsildar Chanapora, Natipora. “The people of these areas who have received cheques (Rs 3800 and Rs 12600) for partially and severely damaged houses […]

Army organises swine flu awareness camp

Srinagar: A medical and swine flu awareness camp was organized by the Army under the aegis of Chinar Corps at Dara Village of Manasbal area to address the medical requirement of the local populace. In a statement a defence spokesman said “It was a long awaited request by the locals who had approached the RR […]

Fayaz Bukhari bereaved

Jammu: Director Information, Mukhtar-ul-Aziz has expressed profound grief on the demise of mother of Fayaz Bukhari, Correspondent Daily Excelsior. Praying for eternal peace to the departed soul, Director Information expressed solidarity with the bereaved family. A condolence meeting was held at the Directorate here, in which officers and officials including Joint Director Information, Jammu, Smita […]

Bandipore passengers being airlifted

Bandipore: According to Deputy Commissioner Bandipore in case of fair weather condition, air sorties for airlifting the stranded passengers are being put in operation on February 28. Passengers have been asked to report at Sunarwani Helipad on February 28 at 8.30 a.m. The stranded passengers in Gurez will also be airlifted to Bandipore.

Asiya visits slain militants residence

Srinagar: A delegation of Dukhtaran-e-Milat headed by Chairperson Aasiya Andrabi Friday visited the house of slain militant Shabir Ahmed Ganaie who along with his associate was killed in a gun fight with government forces at Hef Shirmal in South Kashmir’s Shopian on Wednesday. Expressing solidarity with the bereaved family and paying rich tribute to the […]