2 youth injured by pellets admitted to SKIMS

Srinagar: Tertiary care hospital, SKIMS Soura on late Wednesday evening n received two pellet injure youths from North Kashmir’s Bandipora district. Sources in the hospital said that the injured youths are undergoing evaluation. “Two youths between the age of 17 and 25 were received who have received pellet injuries,” sources said,” they belong to Aloosa […]

Day 96: Police Foil Azadi Marches in South Kashmir

Srinagar:  Life was paralyzed on Wednesday for the 96th consecutive day across Kashmir Valley as authorities put curbs in place in wake of Ashura and freedom march call given by ‘joint resistance leadership’.  Protests and clashes were reported from many parts of Kashmir even authorities as usual had deployed large contingent of government forces personnel […]

Arrest Spree: Relatives Queue Outside Police Stations 

Srinagar:  As the crackdown against alleged stone-pelters continues across Kashmir, the relatives of incarcerated youth could be seen waiting outside different police stations to have a glimpse of those arrested on charges of stone-pelting.  Thousands of people have been arrested by people across Kashmir since from past 95 days while more than hundred people have […]

EDI Encounter Ends After 3 Days

Pulwama: J&K Police on Wednesday afternoon said that they recovered two bodies from the encounter site in J&K EDI at Sempora, Pampore. The “encounter” started on Monday morning around 6 AM when suspected militants reportedly took refuge inside the hostel building of the EDI. “We have recovered two bodies,” a police official said. “Two weapons have […]

Protests Near Encounter Site

Pampore:Government Forces on Wednesday fired tear-smoke shells to disperse protesters who were raising slogans in support of militants trapped inside Entrepreneur Development Institute (EDI) Building on the banks of River Jehlum in saffron town Pampore of South Kashmir’s Pulwama district. Reports said that the pro-freedom protests and sloganeering continued from the day one when government […]

School Fee Row in Court: Govt Seeks Time for Response 

Srinagar:  As the private schools continue to demand tuition and transportation fee from the parents for the shutdown period, Advocate General Mr Jahangir Iqbal has assured the Jammu Kashmir High Court that the said issue will be taken note by the Education Department within few days. The Advocate General also sought time to file response […]

Ashura Observed Amid Curbs In Kashmir

Srinagar:  Amid curfew and curbs in different parts of Kashmir Valley, Yaum-e-Ashura was observed on Wednesday with reverence and religious fervour throughout Jammu & Kashmir on Wednesday. Ashura, or 10th day of lunar month of Muharram, is observed to remember the supreme sacrifice of Hazrat Imam Hussain (AS), the beloved grandson of Prophet Muhammad (Pbuh).   Police detained […]

Resistance Leadership Issues New Protest Calendar

SRINAGAR:The joint resistance leadership on late Wednesday evening issued a new protest calendar. The incarcerated resistance leadership have asked people to march towards Raj Bhawan while people of Pir Panjal, Chenab Valley and Kargil too have been asked to hold rallies on one day in next week. The protest calendar – program for Right to […]

Sajad Lone Meets PM Modi

SRINAGAR:Peoples Conference Chairman and Minister for Social welfare Sajad Gani Lone Wednesday called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the first time after formation of PDP-BJP coalition government at his official residence at 7 race course road New Delhi. Sources told KNS, meeting which started at about 5pm lasted for about 40 minutes during which […]

PC Worker Shot Dead In Handwara

Srinagar: An activist of the party led by separatist turned minister Sajad Gani Lone was shot dead by some unknown gunmen in North Kashmir’s Kupwara district on late Wednesday night. Reports said that Peoples Conference worker Ghulam Nabi Khoja was fired upon outside his home in Kralgund village of Handwara area. “Some unknown gunmen, four to five […]