‘Lock Separatists Up Under PSA’

SRINAGAR: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has asked Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Wednesday to withdraw the security given to separatists in the state and imprison them. The demand was made after the party claimed that the business and tourism in the state was getting affected.State BJP spokesperson Virender Gupta said that […]

BJP Issues ‘Stern’ Warning To Officials

Jammu: The BJP today warned the government officials who are allegedly colluding with the opposition parties and working to tarnish the image of the PDP-BJP coalition in Jammu and Kashmir.“No leniency will be tolerated towards the government officials who are in league with opposition parties and working with an objective to tarnish the image of […]

‘Terrorism incubated in our neighbourhood’

WASHINGTON: Claiming that terrorism is incubated in India’s neighbourhood, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in his address to the US Congress on Wednesday, commended the leaders for sending a clear message to those who preach and practice terrorism for political gains.“Although its shadow is spreading across the world, terrorism is incubated in India’s neighbourhood. Humanity must […]

Srinagar Tops Cancer Incidence Across Kashmir

Srinagar, June 6: In an alarming trend, every day, two new cases of cancer are diagnosed in Kashmir, while majority of majority of patients come from the summer capital of Srinagar.This number is constantly adding to the 5000 odd cases already suffering from the life consuming ailment in the Valley.While generally the patients from this […]

Geelani, Mirwaiz To Hold Joint Seminar on June 12

SRINAGAR:  Coming together, different Kashmiri separatist groups Wednesday came out with a “campaign” schedule to oppose setting up of Separate Township for Kashmiri Pandit migrants and Sainik Colonies, notwithstanding the government’s assertion that there are no such moves.The two factions of Hurriyat Conference – one headed by hardline leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani and the […]

Malik Calls For Anantnag Poll Boycott

SRINAGAR: JKLF chief Mohammad Yasin Malik Wednesday said that “so-called assembly and all its members are enemies of Kashmir and deployed to harm national interests of Kashmiris”.“It is necessary to boycott elections that are held for these assemblies,” he said in statement issued from Central Jail.“Boycotting this anti-Kashmiri plot is like expressing gratitude to the […]

Uproar in Assembly Over Sadvi’s Anti-Muslim Remark

Srinagar: Legislative Council of State Legislature today witnessed ruckus over the anti-Muslim remarks of radical Hindu outfit, VHP, leader Sadhvi Prachi, forcing State Government to make statement and term the remarks as wrong.The uproar broke out minutes after the House proceedings began Wednesday morning. The members of NC and Congress while displaying newspaper copies in […]

Handwara Girl’s Father Moves Court Against Army Man, Police

Srinagar: Father of Handwara minor girl Wednesday submitted an application to Judicial Magistrate, Handwara for registering FIR against alleged molestation by the army personnel of 21 RR, the police misconduct, illegal detention, intimidation and against the recording & circulation of the video of the minor girl without the consent of her parents.“After hearing the arguments […]

On Duty Doctor Manhandled By Police, CMO Feels Sorry

Srinagar: A senior doctor was allegedly manhandled and locked up by a police officer after he refused to fill up an Injury Form of a patient (prisoner) at Sub District Hospital Damhal Hanjipora of South Kashmir’s Kulgam district. Attendants of an emergency patient who barged into police station and got the doctor released in the dead […]

Govt to provide subsidized LED bulbs to people

SRINAGAR: In order to save energy and costs, the government would be providing LED bulbs to the consumers at subsidized rate, so that the revenue so saved would be used on other developmental initiatives. This information was given at a high level meeting convened to discuss providing of LED lights to consumers at subsided rates […]