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LeT disowns attack on Indian consulate

Srinagar,:  A day after Afghan President Hamid Karzai  accused Lashkar-e-Toiba of being behind last week’s attack by gunmen on an Indian diplomatic mission in Herat, Afghanistan, LeT Tuesday refuted these allegations and said that no cadre of LeT is present in Afghanistan. LeT spokesperson Dr Abdullah Ghaznavi told a Srinagar based news gathering agency CNS […]

Sharif prays at Jama Masjid

Sharif, who arrived here on Monday to attend the swearing-in ceremony of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, visited Jama Masjid, one of Asia’s largest mosque, and Mughal era monument Red Fort along with other members of his delegation. “The way the Indian Prime Minister invited him and he (Sharif) accepted it and from the discussion I […]

Sharif prays at Jama Masjid

Sharif, who arrived here on Monday to attend the swearing-in ceremony of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, visited Jama Masjid, one of Asia’s largest mosque, and Mughal era monument Red Fort along with other members of his delegation. “The way the Indian Prime Minister invited him and he (Sharif) accepted it and from the discussion I […]

Valley academia say thaw will benefit business not Kashmir

Srinagar:Though the meeting between Prime Ministers of India and Pakistan is being seen as a positive sign in the relations of two neighbors, there is unlikely to be any substantial progress in immediate future as far as resolution of Kashmir issue is considered, thus belief academics here.    “As the engagements go ahead, the trade […]

Police victims outnumber patient inflow in Baramulla hospital

BARAMULLA:  The records in district hospital Baramulla suggest 75 patients out of total 194 admitted in five months of 2010, 2011 and 2013, had pellet injuries. A  youth namely Abdul Gani Gogri son of Muhammad Ahsan resident of Lar Ganaora Rafiabad was brought dead on August 25, 2011 in District Hospital Baramulla. Gogri had received […]

Rural Dev Deptt makes appointments during code of conduct

Srinagar,:  It has come to fore that during the period of Model Code of Conduct the Department of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj after creating Computer Assistant posts appointed three blue-eyed candidates for the reasons better known to higher authorities of the department. The official documents in possession of CNS reveals that by a government […]

Jha’s twist to Tosamaidan sparks protests

Srinagar: Days after eminent columnist Prem Shankar Jha claimed in his article, ‘Tosa Maidan – A Ticking Time Bomb In Kashmir’ that the sarpanch of Drang and a founder member of the Tosamidan Bachavo Front (TBF), told him repeatedly during his closed door meeting in the area that they did not want the army to […]

Shopian double-murder still a mystery

Shopian: To commemorate the fifth death anniversary of Asiya and Neelofar of South Kashmir’s Shopian district, the victims family Tuesday appealed people and Hurriyat leaders to join their protest what according to family would be staged on May 29 at the same place where from the two women were allegedly abducted and then ‘raped and […]

Read Kashmir’s reality, Salahudin tells Modi

Srinagar: United Jihad Council (UJC) chief Syed Sallah-ud-din has asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to accept ground realities vis-à-vis Kashmir unlike the ‘dual’ policies of Congress, so that people of Kashmir could be allowed to decide their fate. UJC chief also paid tributes to the militants killed during the gun battle at Kulgam during the […]

Dr Nisar a victim of NC, Congress frustration: HCJK

Srinagar: Terming the treatment meted out to Dr Nisar ul Hassan as collaborated decision of National Conference and Congress, the spokesperson of Hurriyat Conference Jammu Kashmir said such example of vengeance is hard to find in any civilized society. “The only crime of Dr Nisar is that he worked above the political lines and strived […]

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