16 gamblers held from old city

Srinagar: Police in old Srinagar city arrested 16 gamblers in four different raids and stake money of Rs 63,400 was recovered from them. A Police party led by SDPO Maharaj Ganj Muhammad Yousuf arrested three gamblers at Veir Chattabal area and recovered stake money of Rs 7200 from the spot. Two gamblers according to police […]

Army pays tribute to slain soldier

Srinagar: Army Saturday paid glorious tribute with full military honours to its soldier Naik Satish Kumar who was killed during a fight with militants in Bhuvan Handwara on Friday. In a statement, Army said that homage was paid to the valour and sacrifice of the late soldier in a solemn ceremony held at Badami Bagh […]

Separatist flay police action in Jamia market

Srinagar: Senior APHC leaders Including Chairman Mohammad Yousuf Naqash Chairman Islamic Political Party, Bashir Andrabi Chairman Kashmir Freedom Front, Bilal Sidiqui Chairman Tehreek e Mazahmat and Hakeem Abdul Rashid Chairman Muslim Democratic League Front have lambasted the state forces for ‘barbaric action’ against Jamia traders and desecration of mosque by resorting to indiscriminate shelling and […]

Mirwaiz pays tributes to Makhdoom Sb (R.A)

Srinagar: Recalling the services of one of the foremost spiritual personality and best religious luminary of Kashmir, Hazrat Sheikh Hamza Makhdoom (R.A), Muttahida Majlis-e-Ulema Jammu Kashmir chief and Chairman Hurriyat (M), Mirwaiz Umar Farooq Saturday paid glowing tributes to him for having dedicated his life for propagating Islam in Kashmir. Mirwaiz said Hazarat Sheikh Hamza […]

‘Hospital Info Software’, Two Books Released

SRINAGAR:Sher-i-Kashmir Institute of medical Sciences Saturday celebrated its 32nd Annual Day today on 5th December 2015, birth Anniversary of Shiekh Mohammad Abdullah, to commemorate his contributions in establishing SKIMS in 1982 with prime objective to provide specialized healthcare services to the people of Kashmir. Professor Mehraj-ud Din Mir, Vice Chancellor Central University of Kashmir, who […]

Shahr-e-Khaas Traders call for ‘Srinagar Bandh’

SRINAGAR:  Accusing police of ‘unnecessary’ harassment in the name of law and order’ the Shehar-e-Khas Traders Coordination Committee (SKTCC)  Friday alleged that police personnel lobbed tear smoke shells inside their shops and ransacked their outlets without any provocation.  The traders who staged a protest said that it has become a routine for the police to […]

Geelani completes 230 days in house detention

Srinagar:  Hurriyat Conference (G) Chairman Syed Ali Geelani Friday completed 230 days in house detention in the year 2015. According to a Hurriyat spokesperson Geelani was once again forcibly stopped from participating in the Friday congregational prayers this Friday. Hurriyat spokesman Ayaz Akbar and Tehreek-e-Hurriyat district president for Srinagar and Ganderbal Raja Me’raj-ud-din have also […]

Unarmed Kashmiris have carried forward resistance movement: Mirwaiz

Srinagar: Hurriyat Conference (M) Chairman, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq Friday said people of Kashmir and their leadership were equally responsible for carrying forward the ongoing resistance struggle. Addressing a gathering of people before the Friday congregational prayers at the historic Jamia Masjid in Srinagar, the Mirwaiz said history was witness to the fact that the unarmed […]

Sher-e-Kashmir’s life a story of selfless leadership – Dr. Farooq

Srinagar: National Conference on Friday paid glowing tributes to its founder, Sher-e-Kashmir Sheikh Muhammad Abdullah on his 110th Birth Anniversary.  Commemorative functions will be held across the State with major functions organized at Qaid Mazaar at Naseem Bagh in Srinagar and at Sher-e-Kashmir Bhawan in Jammu.  NC President Dr. Farooq Abdullah and Working President Mr. […]

NC Flays Kulgam Imam’s arrest

Srinagar: National Conference on Friday expressed angst over the state governments’ policy of invoking PSA against a religious figure in Kulgam and called the trend of targeting innocent civilians dangerous and disturbing. “PDP-BJP government has taken oppression of the state subjects to new heights. Invoking of the PSA against Fayaz Ahmad Rather, who besides being […]