Pakistan will continue to extend moral, political, diplomatic support to Kashmiris: PM Khan

Pakistan will continue to extend moral, political, diplomatic support to Kashmiris: PM Khan

Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday said Pakistan would continue to extend its moral, political and diplomatic support to the people of Kashmir in their struggle for right to self-determination. Khan called upon the international community to take immediate notice of the “human rights violations” in Jammu and Kashmir and play its effective […]

Train mows 4-yr-old nomad kid at Rawalpora

Train mows 4-yr-old nomad kid at Rawalpora

Srinagar: A 4-year-old nomad kid was on Thursday mowed down by a fast moving train near Rawalpora in Budgam district of Jammu and Kashmir. The kid was identified as Gulzar Ah Khatana, son, of Abdul Rashid Khan, a resident of Rajouri. A senior railway official confirmed the incident and said that it happened near Rawalpora […]

Cluster University students protest, demand postponement of 3rd semester examinations

Srinagar: The Post Graduate students of Cluster University of Kashmir on Thursday demanded postponement of 3rd semester examinations. Holding a protest demonstration in Srinagar, scores of students of the varsity raising slogans said that the university administration has issued the semester examinations date sheet while “we have completed only 20 percent of syllabus yet”. The […]

Road accident injures 11 including 2 women in Ramban

Srinagar: Road accident has injured eleven passengers on Thursday in Ramban district of Jammu and Kashmir. The injured include two ladies. Reports said that a passenger vehicle skidded off the road and plunged into into a gorge injuring the passengers. Quoting officials the reports said a vehicle, bearing registration number JK-03D-2348, was on the way […]

SKIMS employees protest, demand immediate release of colleague detained by NIA

Srinagar: Scores of employees of Kashmir’s tertiary care hospital Sher-i-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS) on Thursday held a protest demonstration in the hospital premises demanding release of their colleague Syed Shakeel Ahmad, who was detained by the Indian federal investigating agency NIA on August 30. Syed Shakeel is son of United Jihad Council supreme […]

Carpenter slips to death in Sopore while constructing roof

Srinagar: A carpenter slipped to death in northern Kashmir’s Sopore while he was constructing the roof of a building in Shahabad area in Baramulla district last evening. Identified as Muhammad Ashraf Bhat (40), a resident of Dangerpora, reports said that the deceased was taken to sub-district hospital Sopore where doctors referred him to Srinagar hospital […]

SBM contractual employees begin 48-hour hunger strike in Srinagar

Srinagar: The Saakshar Bharat Mission (SBM) contractual employees on Thursday began a 48 hours hunger strike in Srinagar demanding regularisation of their services. SBM is a centrally sponsored scheme. Several protesting employees from various districts of Kashmir valley  assembled in Partap Park and raised slogans against the government. The employees accused the state government of […]