KASHMIR

PDP worker injured in Kulgam attack succumbs at SKIMS

PDP worker injured in Kulgam attack succumbs at SKIMS

Srinagar: A 65-year-old worker of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), who was injured critically yesterday after fired upon by unknown gunmen, succumbed to his wounds in SKIMS Soura on Monday. Medical Superintendent SKIMS Soura, Dr Farooq Jan said that Muhammad Jamal Bhat son of Mohd Ismail Bhat succumbed to injuries today at around 9:30 am. Jamal, […]

Nocturnal clashes rock Budgam village; locals accuse forces of ‘vandalism’

Nocturnal clashes rock Budgam village; locals accuse forces of ‘vandalism’

Budgam: Nocturnal clashes erupted in Central Kashmir’s Daharmuna village in Budgam district after government forces raided the village in a bid to arrest youth. Local residents said that government forces raided the village at around 2 in the night and tried to enter into some houses to arrest youths. However, the residents raised alarm, following which […]

NC expresses dismay over transfer of 60 kannals of land to CRPF

NC expresses dismay over transfer of 60 kannals of land to CRPF

Srinagar: National Conference (NC) on Saturday expressed dismay over transfer of 60 kanals of land to CRPF in the sub-urban area of Srinagar city, saying that the buildup will affect the civilian activities in those areas. Party’s general secretary Haji Ali Muhammad Sagar while censuring the incumbent governor administration for transferring sixty Kanals of land […]

Kashmiris are engaged in legtimate struggle: Hurriyat (G) Majlis-e-Shoora

Kashmiris are engaged in legtimate struggle: Hurriyat (G) Majlis-e-Shoora

  Srinagar: Hurriyat Conference (G) on Saturday said that an extraordinary meeting of the amalgam’s Majlis-e-Shoora (consultative body) was held at Hyderpora which was convened by chairman Syed Ali Geelani. The meet discussed at length the prevailing political situation of Jammu and Kashmir, with reference to the ongoing movement for right to self-determination. Hurriyat (G) chief […]

Kashmiri migrant employees stage protest, demand early completion of their accommodation

Kashmiri migrant employees stage protest, demand early completion of their accommodation

Srinagar: Kashmiri migrant employees, who were given government jobs in the Valley under Prime Minister’s package for migrants, Saturday staged a protest here demanding early completion of residential accommodation for them. The employees, most of them Kashmiri pandits, assembled at Pratap Park here to stage the protest in support of their demands. The main demand […]

One militant killed in Sopore gunfight, operation over

One militant killed in Sopore gunfight, operation over

Srinagar: One militant was killed in brief exchange firing at Hatlangoo area of North Kashmir’s Sopore on Saturday afternoon. A senior Police officer confirmed about killing of a militant in a brief exchange of firing. Arms and ammunition was also recovered from his possession, the officer said. However the identity of the slain militant is […]

PaK resident arrested along LoC in Kupwara

PaK resident arrested along LoC in Kupwara

Srinagar: A resident of Pakistan Administered Kashmir (Pak) has been apprehended by army along the Line of Control (LoC) in Kupwara district of north Kashmir, officials said on Saturday. They said that Shabir Ahmad son of Mir Wali of Manjkot Pak was apprehended near Diler post at Amrohi by army’s 17 Bihar regiment. A police […]

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