First ever Photo fest by Kashmirscape in Kashmir

SRINAGAR:  Team KashmirScape, a photography group,  organized a photo walk at Tulip Garden Srinagar in collaboration with Kashmir Kit and Ingenious koshur, where the participants from all around the valley participated in the event. The aim of the event was to provide a chance to the beginners as well as professionals to present themselves in the […]

Pulwama College Shut After Protests

Pulwama: According to the District Magistrate Pulwama, Government Degree College (Boys) Pulwama will remain closed on April 17 and 18.   It was informed that the step has been taken in view of certain unavoidable circumstances.   The students of the college are informed that no classes will be held on the aforementioned dates.   Related Story […]

Farooq Walks Away With Lost Srinagar Seat

Srinagar: The National Conference Saturday regained the Central Kashmir Parliamentary seat, with its candidate and party patron, Dr Farooq Abdullah emerging victorious by a margin of over 10,000 votes. He defeated his nearest rival Nazir Ahmed Khan of ruling Peoples Democratic Party-BJP combine. Srinagar Parliamentary constituency comprises of 15 assembly segments spread over three districts […]

‘Low Voter Turnout Makes No Difference’

SRINAGAR: Shortly after winning the Srinagar seat Dr Farooq Abdullah said that, “this vote is for the rejection of the People’s Democratic Party.” He said that people have taught PDP a lesson that is hand in glove with RSS and BJP. “There is no justification for Mehbooba Mufti to cling to the power now. People […]

MLA Leads March Towards BB Cant

Srinagar: Independent legislator Er Rasheed on Saturday marched towards the BB Cantonment to protest against the use of a civilian as “human shield” during Sunday’s by-poll in central Kashmir’s Budgam district. The video of a civilian who was tied to an army jeep and paraded through the village was posted on Twitter by former Chief Minister […]

TeH Organises Blood Donation Camp

  Srinagar: Tehreek-e-Hurriyat organized a blood donation camp on Saturday at its central office in Hyderpora.   Syed Ali Geelani while addressing to donors and youth, said that the blood bank is not specified to any particular section of society and it will try to reach to all those in need of our assistance.   […]

22 Year Old Shot Dead By BSF, City Tense

SRINAGAR: A 22-year-old youth was shot dead by Border Security Force (BSF) personnel at Batamaloo quarter of the capital Saturday evening sparking fresh bout of protests in the area. Reliable sources said that the youth identified as Sajad Hassan sustained serious head injuries after BSF personnel from 38 Battalion opened fire upon a group of […]

Pulwama College Turns Into Battle Zone, 54 Students Injured

Pulwama: At least 54 students were injured when armed police allegedly gate crashed into the premises of Government Degree College Pulwama and clashed with the students Saturday afternoon. According to students, a contingent of police and CRPF entered the college premises apparently to arrest some boys who had protested army presence in the college earlier […]

New Videos Surface, Fuel More Anger

Srinagar: Two videos, purportedly showing army soldiers beating youths and forcing them to chant anti-Pakistan slogans, are doing rounds on the social media here, amid allegations of human rights violation by the security forces in Kashmir. In one of the videos, a student of Pulwama Degree College is purportedly seen pinned to the ground by […]