42-year-old man held, brown sugar seized near LoC in Karnah

42-year-old man held, brown sugar seized near LoC in Karnah

Srinagar: In its ongoing drive against drug menace, Police during a raid arrested a person alongwith contraband substance in Taad area of Karnah along the Line of Control (LoC) in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Saturday. “Police and sleuths of Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) on a specific information raided the house of one person Zafar […]

After surrendering conscience,even faith, they are not trusted rather humiliated: Geelani tells mainstream leaders

After surrendering conscience,even faith, they are not trusted rather humiliated: Geelani tells mainstream leaders

Srinagar: Chairman Hurriyat Conference (G) Syed Ali Geelani on Saturday chaired the amalgam’s Majlis-e-Shoora (Executive Council meet) held an important meeting at Hyderpora Srinagar. In his presidential address, Hurriyat (G) chairman said that chaotic and confusing situation has panicked every individual. Increasing the forces deployment, rumors of tempering special provisions of state, suspension of Yatra, evacuating tourists, students […]

Six killed into two separate gunfights in Shopian and Sopore

Six killed into two separate gunfights in Shopian and Sopore

Srinagar: At least eight persons including four militants, soldier and one non-local laborer were killed in separate encounters in South’a Kashmir’s Shopian district and North Kashmir’s Sopore. More than 50-hour long gunfight between militants and government forces ended in Shopian district of south Kashmir , claiming two militants, a soldier and a non-local labourer. The […]

Indian ‘aggression’ at Kashmir LoC likely to impact Afghan Peace talks: Pakistan

Indian ‘aggression’ at Kashmir LoC likely to impact Afghan Peace talks: Pakistan

Srinagar: Pakistan on Saturday threatened to withdraw from facilitating US-Taliban talks if “unprovoked” Indian aggression on the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir continues. A media reports said that as Taliban and US sitdown for talks on Afghan Peace process in Doha, Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said that the Indian aggression at the […]

New round of US-Taliban talks opens in Doha: Taliban

New round of US-Taliban talks opens in Doha: Taliban

Doha: Talks between the US and the Taliban seeking to end nearly 18 years of war in Afghanistan resumed in Doha on Saturday, the Taliban said. “Today the talks began,” the insurgent group’s spokesman in Doha, Suhail Shaheen, told AFP. The US, which invaded Afghanistan and toppled the Taliban in 2001, wants to withdraw thousands […]

Guv assured no move to change J&K special status, but we want statement in Parliament: Omar

Guv assured no move to change J&K special status, but we want statement in Parliament: Omar

Srinagar: National Conference leader Omar Abdullah on Saturday said Jammu and Kashmir Governor S P Malik has assured his party that no moves are planned on repealing articles 370 and 35A of the Constitution, or the state’s trifurcation. However, the former J&K chief minister said he wants an assurance on these issues from the Centre in […]