Govt killing youth, business with same bullet: Kashmir traders’ body

Srinagar:  Condemning the killing of youth in Naidhal area of Baramulla district today morning, the Kashmir Economic Alliance (KEA) said that the “government was killing the people of Kashmir and business with same bullet.” “The youth was killed in government action as troops went berserk when earlier people were angry with the forces having stopped […]

Hurriyat (M) condemns fresh civilian killing

Srinagar: Condemning the on-the-spot barbaric killing of yet another youth, Danish Manzoor at the hands of trigger-happy Indian forces at Nadihal, Rafiabad, Hurriyat (M) spokesman Wednesday said for achieving the right to self determination the sacrifices rendered by people especially our youth bleeds our hearts but strengthens our resolve. The barbaric aggression on people demonstrating […]

Curfew lifted from entire Kashmir valley: Div Com

Srinagar: According to Divisional Commissioner, Kashmir, Mr Baseer Ahmed Khan with the improvement in overall situation, curfew has been lifted from all areas of Kashmir valley today. “Curfew was today lifted from Nowhatta and Maharjgunj areas of Srinagar. With this curfew has now been lifted from entire Kashmir valley as no area in any district […]

Day 54: Kashmir On Edge As Teenager Killed In Army Fire

SRINGAR: Protests erupted at many places in Kashmir on Wednesday after authorities lifted a curfew throughout the valley for the first time in 54 days. A teenager was killed and several others were injured in clashes between stone-throwing protesters and government forces. The slain was identified as Danish Manzoor Nadihal village of district Baramullah. A […]

Separatists Issue Fresh Protest Roster

SRINAGAR: The separatist camp Wednesday extended the shutdown call in Kashmir till September 8, asking people to “occupy” Srinagar Airport road and Lal Chowk on September 3 and 4, the days when an all-party delegation led by Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh is scheduled to visit the Valley. “Occupy Srinagar Airport road, Lal Chowk and […]

Govt Receives Names Of 26 MPs For All Party Team To Kashmir

New Delhi: As many as 26 MPs belonging to various political parties, barring BJP, have confirmed their participation in the all party delegation visiting Jammu And Kashmir on September 4-5. The Home Ministry has received the names of 26 MPs who will visit the Kashmir Valley to meet a cross section of people in an […]

Forced To File ‘Fake’ Stories, Kashmiri Journo Quits IBN7

Srinagar: Kashmiri journalist working for Network 18’s IBN7, an Indian news channel, has resigned alleging that he was being forced by the channel to prepare “fabricated anti-Kashmir” reports. Journalist Naseer Ahmed had been affiliated with Zee News Network for 16 years before he joined Noida based IBN7 Hindi news channel in November 2014. “I resigned […]

Parrikar’s Pentagon Address Is A Brazen Attempt To Obscure And Obfuscate

Manohar Parrikar, the Defense Minister of India has , in an interaction with Pentagon reporters and with his American counterpart Ashton Carter made some startling statements. In a reference to Pakistan, Parrikar has alleged that “forces across the border are fomenting trouble in violence-hit Kashmir”. Echoing Mehbooba Mufti, Parrikar has also stated that “a small […]

CPEC Will Not Affect China’s Stand On Kashmir: Beijing

Beijing: The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) does not alter China’s long-standing Kashmir policy that the issue should be resolved bilaterally between India and Pakistan, foreign ministry said on Wednesday, as it pushed for the early completion of the 46 billion dollar project that traverses through the Pakistan-controlled Kashmir (PcK). CPEC reached a phase of implementation […]

Muslim Delegation To Visit Kashmir Soon

NEW DELHI: A delegation of prominent Muslim leaders will visit Jammu And Kashmir soon as part of an unofficial initiative to help bring peace in Kashmir Valley, which has been witnessing unrest for more than 50 days. The Muslim leaders of various parts of the country had Met Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on two […]