Two cops were injured after suspected militants lobbed a grenade in Nowgam Chowk of Srinagar on Friday evening. reports said.A Police official said that militants tossed a grenade at a police party, leaving 2 cops injured.
The senior PDP leader, Basharat Bukhari submitted his resignation from the cabinet on Friday, he was assigned for the portfolio of Horticulture today. Bukhari confirms to KNS said, “I have given all the reasons for tendering my resignation
One person died while three others were injured in different road accidents in the valley, Police said on Saturday.In Kulgam, a Scooter driven by a person Abdul Hamid Bhat resident of Okay, Kulgam turned turtle near Larnoo,
Alleging that the army chief’s warning against the people of Jammu and Kashmir is ''motivated by political interest''; Congress Leader Ghulam N; Congress Leader Ghulam Nabi Azad said the center lacks initiative to solve the situation in Kashmir.
After the Congregational Friday Prayers clashes triggered between youth and security forces in Sopore town of north Kashmir today.Reports said that soon after the Friday Prayers youth assembled near old Jamia Masjid
It's both unfortunate but not unexpected that General Bipin Rawat sounded exactly like the establishment in the Centre that picked him as the chief of Army staff, superseding not one but two of his then seniors, particularly Lt-Gen Praveen Bakshi.
The army has been a part of the protracted Kashmir problem for over two decades. As the head of an organisation that has lost ranks and officers at the hands of terrorists – and sometimes because jawans have turned their guns on their own colleagues
Lal Shahbaz is of course a title; the saint’s proper name is stated to be Syed Usman Marwandi. As his name indicates, he is said to be a descendant of the Holy Prophet (PBUH), from the lineage of Imam Jafar as-Sadiq, the sixth Imam.
In his landmark work, Orientalism, Edward Said theorised that Muslims are fundamentally subjects of study and scrutiny for Western outsiders, systematically excluded from the enterprise of contributing and commenting on their very existence.
People in India and Pakistan are on the verge of a war or so goes the rhetoric shared by the media on both sides of the border. Most people, on either side, are peace-loving folks who do not yearn for war. However,
Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) senior leader and MLA Amira Kadal, Syed Altaf Bukhari Friday took oath as a minister in the PDP-BJP coalition government. He was administered oath by Governor, N N Vohra at Jammu.
A CRPF Head Constable died of cardiac arrest while on duty in south Kashmir’s Tral area on Friday morning.A police official said that Head Constable Dileep Singh, Belt No.911320064 /Gd of 180 battalion,
At least 35 militants were killed as the law enforcement agencies launched a security crackdown across Pakistan on Friday.The crackdown comes after a bomb ripped through the shrine of Lal Shahbaz Qalandar,
Pakistani authorities have sealed the Torkham border crossing with Afghanistan for an indefinite period in the wake of a terror attack at a shrine in Sindh province that killed at least 72 people, the media reported on Friday.
Contractual employees working in Saakshar Bharat Mission (SBM) have demanded immediate release of their salaries pending from the last four years.A delegation of SBM employees said that 6000 contractual employees
PDP lawmaker from Srinagar’s Amira Kadal constituency, Syed Altaf Bukhari is likely to be re-inducted in the state cabinet, sources said.Bukhari, during the tenure of late Mufti Sayeed, held the portfolio of Roads and Buildings department.
Despite melting of glaciers at an alarming rate, which experts say could have serious fallout in the Valley, the government has been least bothered for their preservation with no preventive measures being taken to restrict them from further
Terming the ‘threatening’ statement made by Army Chief, Bipin Rawat against the stone pelters as ‘confession of defeat’, Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) on Thursday said that this is the ‘worst example of terrorism’ by any army head.
Various leading public health groups Thursday urged the Union and the state governments to ensure that all tobacco products especially bidis, are placed in the demerit good category. The health groups demanded that bidis be taxed at 28% under the new
Adding to the plethora of existing literature documenting the turmoils of Kashmir that have grabbed headlines time and again, is a new book that offers a visual narrative of the disturbances in the region over a span of two decades, through the eyes
Terming the decision of attaching Public Distribution System and providing government ration to only those having Aadhar Cards as an arrow shot in darkness, National Conference here has demanded rolling back of this decision unless 100% Coverage
The warning by the Indian Army chief to people coming out in support of militants in Kashmir has evoked a strong reaction in Kashmir with some unionist politicians saying it was a tacit admission that India has lost control over Kashmir.