Malik condemns slapping of yet another PSA on Aasiya

Srinagar—Chairman Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) Muhammad Yasin Malik has strongly condemned the slapping of yet another public safety act on Ailing Dukhtaran Millat chairperson Mtr Syeda Asiya Andrabi and her associate Fehmida Sofi who after being slapped with PSA have been again shifted to Jammu jail today. Terming this act as highly undemocratic and […]

Kashmir has turned into police state: Jama’at

Srinagar—Jama’at-e-Islami Jammu and Kashmir Thursday strongly condemned the continuous arrest of its spokesperson Zahid Ali and Amir Tehsil Kulgam Farooq Ahmad Sheikh, and terms it brute violation of human rights. Zahid Ali was lodged in PS Damhal Hanji-pora Kulgam since August 4, 2017 and today authorities shifted both to sub-jail Mattan. In a statement, the […]

‘Walkathon campaign’ to make Shopian ODF & polythene free

Shopian—As part of nationwide sanitation program “Swachh Bharat Mission”, an awareness program was today organized by the district administration Shopian titled ‘Walkathon’ to promote toilet use and freedom from open defecation and polythene across the district. The rally which was flagged off by District Development Commissioner Shopian Mohammad Aijaz Asad at town hall Shopian, saw […]

Gridlock irks commuters ahead of Eid-ul-Azha

Srinagar—Even though traffic jams are quite common in Srinagar, the business hub Lal Chowk and its adjacent areas Thursday witnessed an acute gridlock as shoppers thronged the markets ahead of the Eid-ul-Azha. The commuters remained stuck for hours in the massive gridlock, which was witnessed in several city areas including Habba Kadal, Fateh Kadal, Nowhatta, […]

Mirwaiz to lead Eid prayers at Eidgah

Srinagar: Anjuman-e- Auqaf Jamia Masjid has informed the general public of Kashmir that congregational Eid-ul-Azha prayers will be offered at historic Eidgah Srinagar at 9:30 am on Saturday. As per the statement issued here by the Auqaf Jamia Masjid, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq will deliver Eid sermon highlighting the significance of Qurbani and the importance Eid […]

SP College organizes blood donation camp

Srinagar—A blood donation camp was organized SP College Srinagar in collaboration with Department of Blood Bank (Hematology and Blood Transfusion), Government Medical College and Associated Hospitals here on Thursday. The camp was inaugurated by Principal SP College Prof. Parveena Pandit who highlighted the importance of such camps and complimented the volunteers that came forthwith for […]

‘Panun Kashmir’ doesn’t represent KPs : Rasheed

Srinagar—Reacting sharply to self styled Kashmiri  Pandit group president Ashwani Kumar Chrangoo’s demand to abrogate Article 370 and 35-A from Indian constitution, AIP Supremo and MLA Langate Er. Rasheed has said that organizations like ‘Panun Kashmmir’ do not represent the sentiments of Kashmiri Pandit Community. In a statement today Er. Rasheed said that Mr. Chrangoo […]

Police Officer Shot At in Shopian

Srinagar—A Jammu and Kashmir Police officer was injured after suspected militants fired upon him at Imamsahab area in Shopian on Thursday evening. Official sources said that unidentified gunmen, believed to be militants, opened fire upon the police Sub-Inspector (SI) Gowhar Ahmad Malla while he was playing Volleyball in a local ground near his home at […]

Schools Remain Closed Along LoC Areas as Shelling Continues

Jammu—A day after Indian and Pakistani armies traded heavy fire, all the schools in Nowshera sector along the Line of Control (LoC) in Rajouri district remained closed for the second consecutive day Thursday, officials said. The district administration decided to close all the 67 schools, along LoC in Nowshera sector–the worst affected in the cross-border […]

Benazir Murder Case: 5 TTP Activists Acquitted, Musharraf Declared Absconder

Islamabad— An anti-terrorism court (ATC) in Pakistan announced the verdict in the Benazir Bhutto murder case on Thursday, acquitting five Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) suspects and announcing 17-year imprisonment for two police officials. The ATC also declared former President Gen (rtd) Pervez Musharraf an absconder in the case. The ATC had named Musharraf in the case […]

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