• A contingent of Paramilitary CRPF undertaking a patrol in the Old City as the unrest in Kashmir entered its 82nd day on Wednesday. Abid Bhat/KO

    Kashmir Unrest:Protests,Shutdown Continue on 82nd day

    Curfew and severe restrictions were imposed in different parts of Kashmir Valley on Wednesday in wake of separatists call for freedom march. Life was crippled for the 82nd consecutive day due to curbs and shutdown
  • "WB 'Commits' To Fulfill Obligations Under Indus Treaty"

    "WB 'Commits' To Fulfill Obligations Under Indus Treaty"

    Pakistan Wednesday claimed the World Bank has "committed" itself to "timely fulfilling its obligations" under the Indus Water Treaty while remaining neutral as Islamabad approached the international lender amid reports
  • China Urges Pakistan, India To Solve Differences Over Kashmir

    China Urges Pakistan, India To Solve Differences Over Kashmir

    China on Wednesday called on Pakistan and India to solve their differences over Kashmir, as tensions mount between the nuclear-armed neighbours after an attack killed 18 Indian soldiers in the Valley.
  • White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest

    Resolve Differences Through Diplomacy: US

    The US has asked India and Pakistan to resolve their differences through diplomacy and not through violence.“We have continued to encourage India and Pakistan to find ways to resolve their differences,
  • Representational Picture

    No Infiltrators Killed In Encounter After Uri Attack: Army

    The army on Wednesday denied killing 10 infiltrators along the LoC with Pakistan last week. The reported encounter was billed in media reports as an Indian strike-back after a militant attack in Uri left 18 soldiers dead.
  • One of the injured students of Haryana college incident.

    Sedition Filed Against Kashmiri Student;Many Beaten

    A Kashmiri student, who allegedly posted "anti-national" comments on Facebook after the Uri attack, has been booked on sedition charges.His comments had sparked protest by ABVP activists.
  • United Hurriyat extends shutdown to Oct 6

    United Hurriyat extends shutdown to Oct 6

    The united resistance camp  on Wednesday announced a new protest calendar, extending the shutdown until Oct 6.Here is the protest calendar:From 6 pm (Thursday Evening), March one and all from the entire Jammu & Kashmir towards the Lalchowk.
  • SAARC Conference In Pak Postponed, Confirm Official Sources

    SAARC Conference In Pak Postponed, Confirm Official Sources

    The South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) summit scheduled to take place in Islamabad in November has been postponed, officials confirmed Wednesday, after India and three other countries pulled out of the key South Asian summit.
  • Two would-be grooms killed in road accidents in South Kashmir

    Two would-be grooms killed in road accidents in south Kashmir

    Two Kashmiri youth who were scheduled to get married next month died in separate road accidents in South Kashmir on Wednesday. The erring drivers, one from Army fled from the spot while police registered cases to nab them.
  • Geelani Surprised as How Members of UN Listened to Lies of Delhi

    Geelani Surprised as How Members of UN Listened to Lies of Delhi

    All Parties Hurriyat Conference chief Syed Ali Geelani on Monday said the statement speech made by Foreign Minister Ms Sushma Swaraj in United Nations General Assembly was “full of lies, deceit, arrogance
  • Students protest in Ajas:‘No exams until Kashmir issue is resolved’

    Students protest in Ajas:‘No exams until Kashmir issue is resolved’

      Kashmiri students on Tuesday hit to roads for the second consecutive day and this time students mostly girls staged protest in Ajas Bandipora in North Kashmir stating that government is using them as a shield to show the world that nothing is wrong
  • Zulfkar urges people to check lavish marriage spendings

    Zulfkar urges people to check lavish marriage spendings

    Minister for Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs (FCSC&A) Chowdhary Zulfkar Ali Tuesday urged people to refrain from making lavish spending on social functions.
  • ‘Transfer mafia’ active in CAPD,Officials seeks bribe for every transfer

    ‘Transfer mafia’ active in CAPD,Officials seeks bribe for every transfer

    Consumers Affairs and Public Distribution Department in Kashmir Valley has allegedly become a hub of corruption as reports are pouring in that top officials demand hefty bribe from employees to get transferred to the desired places.
  • Revocation Of Indus Treaty Would Be ‘Act Of War’: Pak

    Revocation Of Indus Treaty 'Would Be An Act Of War’: Pak

    Treaty survived wars of 1965 and 1971 and was not even suspended during Kargil and Siachin conflicts. “The treaty is quoted as most successful water treaty between the two countries and its revocation can be taken as an act of war"
  • PM to review MFN status to Pakistan

    PM to review MFN status to Pakistan

    India will review the Most Favoured Nation (MFN) status given to Pakistan at a meeting called by Prime Minister Narendra Modi here on Thursday .