DGP Vaid Speaks

Srinagar: Police Chief SP Vaid said that police have been closely monitoring the situation in Kashmir. “All militants have been killed and situation is under control“ DGP said. He further said, “There are some minor stone pelting incidents in some areas overall situation is under control.” DGP Vaid said, “We are monitoring situation very closely […]

Burhan’s ‘Successor’s’ Killing Threatens to Again Push Valley Off the Cliff

SRINAGAR: It is de javu in Kashmir. Almost a year after the killing of the popular Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani tipped Valley into an extended unrest leading to a close to 100 killings and several hundred blindings, the  killing  of his successor Sabzar Bhat threatens to take the Valley down same violent path again. […]

Hurriyat Calls for 2 Days Shutdown

Srinagar: The joint resistance leadership Saturday called for complete shutdown on 28 & 29th May against killings of Hizb commander Sabzar Ahmad, his associates and six youth slain in Rampur sector.  Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Mohammad Yasin Malik blamed Indian authorities for prevailing appalling situations in state and said that their rigid […]

PSC Postpones Civil Services Judicial Exam

SRINAGAR: The Jammu and Kashmir Public Service Commission has postponed the written test for Compulsory Paper-III of J&K Civil Service (Judicial) Competitive Examination-2017 which was scheduled to be held on 28.05.2017. According to a statement issued by the Secretary J&KPSC, the new date for the examination shall be notified separately. He said the examination centre set […]

Every Killing Here Strengthens Anti-India Sentiment: Rashid

Srinagar: Asking New Delhi to take lessons from the killing of top militant commander Sabzar Bhat, MLA Langate, Er Rashid has said that every killing adds to the anger of Kashmiris In a statement Rashid said “let New Delhi understand that killing militants has nothing to do with controlling militancy as militants get killed through […]

People Pool Money to Send Dead Body To Bihar

Srinagar: Keeping their humane traditions alive, people here in Kashmir Valley pooled money to help a hapless non-local to dispatch the dead body of his son to India’s Bihar State. Husamuddin Miyan (18) son of Sadia Miyan, a resident of Jaysingpur Champaran area of India’s Bihar state, presently residing at a rented house at Mustafa […]

Curfew Clamaped as Protests Spread

Srinagar: At least one protester was killed and dozens of others injured as people took to streets and battled with police and paramilitary forces in many parts of Kashmir valley following the death of a top militant commander who died fighting Indian army early on Saturdsay. The death of Sabzar Ahmad, Hizbul Mujahedin commander and a […]

Car bomber kills 18 in Afghanistan on first day of Ramazan

Kabul: A suicide car bomber killed 18 people in the eastern Afghan city of Khost on Saturday, the first day of the holy fasting month of Ramadan, the interior ministry said. Ministry spokesman Najib Danish said a public bus station was hit by the bombing, but local police said the target were Afghan security forces working […]

Mobile internet services suspended in Valley

Srinagar: Mobile internet services were suspended in Kashmir Valley Saturday as a precautionary measure in the wake of killing of Hizbul Mujahideen commander Sabzar Ahmad Bhat in an encounter with security forces in Tral. Mobile internet services have been snapped across the Valley since the afternoon, officials said. However, BSNL broadband service was functioning normally, […]

Sabzar killing:Spontaneous shutdown in Valley

Srinagar: A spontaneous shutdown was observed on Saturday in the Kashmir Valley following violent protests in the wake of killing of Hizbul Mujahideen commander Sabzar Ahmad Bhat, even as a person was injured in Anantnag during clashes with security forces. Bhat, who succeeded Burhan Wani, was killed along with another militant in an encounter with security […]

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