Geelani Leads Graffiti Campaign From Srinagar

SRINAGAR: Hurriyat patriarch Syed Ali Geelani on Monday led the united resistance leaderships program that asked people to write slogans on roads, walls, shop shutters etc. Reports said that Geelani came out of his besieged residence at Hyderpora and started painting walls with anti-India slogans. Geelani, who is under continuous house detention, was accompanied by […]

Srinagar SSP Produced In Court, Gets Bail

SRINAGAR: A court here Monday released SSP Srinagar Amit Kumar on bail after he was produced before it by his superior officer for his failure to comply with an earlier order to register an FIR against a DySP in connection with the killing of a youth in Tengpora area of the city last month. “SSP […]

Salahuddin Urges Pakistan To Snap Ties With India

Lahore: United Jihad Council chief Syed Salahuddin on Monday accused Indian Home Minister Rajnath Singh of being a “killer of Kashmiris” and urged Islamabad to recall its envoy from India over the ongoing unrest in Jammu and Kashmir. Salahuddin, who is based in Muzaffarabad in Pakistan-adminstered Kashmir, also seconded Jamaat-ud-Dawah chief Hafiz Saeed who on […]

Resentment Ups Against Growing Chinese Presence In PcK

GILGIT/GENEVA: Anger is rising in Gilgit-Baltistan and Pakistan-administered Kashmir (PcK) over both Pakistan and China exploiting their resources in a reckless manner for selfish economic gain. The residents are strongly opposing the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor+ (CPEC) as it has failed to provide any tangible benefits to them. China is investing over 40 billion dollars for […]

Pak Envoys Meet to Discuss Indo-Pak Relations, Kashmir

Islamabad: A three-day conference of Pakistan’s envoys to key multilateral institutions and countries, including India, began on Monday in Islamabad to deliberate on a host of issues like the Kashmir situation, Indo-Pak ties and relations with the US. Pakistan Prime Minister’s Adviser on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz inaugurated the Envoys’ Conference for discussing how to […]

Speak Up On Kashmir, Kejriwal To Modi

SRINAGAR: Prime Minister Narendra Modi should speak on atrocities on Dalits, Kashmir, farmers suicides and dal prices in his forthcoming Independence Day speech, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said on Monday.“Sir, please speak on Dalit atrocities, Gau Rakshaks, Kashmir, Akhlak, farmer suicides, daal price. People dying to hear you on these,” Kejriwal posted on Twitter.The […]

CM in pointless damage control mode

J&K Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti left her alliance partner BJP red-faced by her statement on Thursday that the government forces could have let Burhan Wani go, if they  knew he was inside the house during the July 8 encounter.   But Mehbooba too hasn’t covered herself in glory either. For hardly anyone in Valley is […]

Cooling down Kashmir

ONE wonders why the Indian army, with nearly 600,000 soldiers and paramilitary personnel, saw 22-year-old Burhan Wani and his Kashmiri lads as a terrible threat needing elimination. Surely these were not the monsters that murdered dozens at the Victoria Terminus and then scoured the rooms of the Taj looking for Hindus and Jews to shoot. […]

Our Government is as helpless as us

While the authorities are busy giving statements like ‘security forces have been asked to maintain maximum restraint, employ standard operating procedures and proper crowd control mechanisms’, the reality is in stark contrast.  Judging by the vast amount of injuries and multiple deaths, it seems that the security forces have been given ‘shoot to kill’ orders. […]

Day 24: Anantnag man Succumbs At SMHS

SRINAGAR:A Middle aged man of South Kashmir’s Anantnag district Succumbed to his injuries at SMHS Hospital here on Monday.Mushtaq Ahmad, resident of Dooni Pawa, Anantnag succumbed at SMHS today, reports said.According to sources he had injuries in his head.—Speak on Kashmir Atrocities: Kejriwal to Modi Delhi Chief Minster Arvind Kejriwal on Monday asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi […]

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