Expressing pain at the loss of precious human lives during the current unrest in Kashmir, Mehbooba said she and her government are not looking out for a temporary truce but would focus on building an environment
Members of Shia and Sunni communities held a joint meeting here on Saturday to discuss ways to meet the challenges facing them unitedly.The meet was organised by Anjuman-e-Jafariya at Imambargah Poonch.
The last time 17-year-old Suraya Gulzar was in a classroom was three months ago. Suraya had to stop going to school in South Kashmir’s Islamabad since clashes broke out in the Valley following the killing of popular militant commander Burhan Wani.
To the much annoyance of the commuters the two-and-half kilometres long Jawahar tunnel, connecting Kashmir with Jammu region on Jammu-Srinagar highway has been shut for night traffic movement since August 19
People continued to suffer as life remained crippled for the 78th day today due to restrictions and strike called by separatists in Kashmir, where a youth was killed yesterday in security force firing, taking the toll of civilians
With the government claiming “improvement in situation” in restive Kashmir, which is witnessing “worst-ever humanitarian crises”, the authorities have prioritized reopening of schools expecting “good news” by the first week of October.
Miscreants on Friday evening thrashed two young boys after they found the photograph of a policeman in the purse of the one of the victims. The incident occurred at Natipora in the outskirts of capital city Srinagar.
Curfew was today imposed in Handwara town of north Kashmir, while the curbs were in force in three police station areas of Srinagar, even as normal life remained affected in the Valley for the 78th consecutive day.