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All examinations at KU, IUST postponed

All examinations at KU, IUST postponed

Srinagar: Authorities at the Kashmir University and the Islamic University of Science and Technology have ordered the postponement of examinations scheduled on Friday. The decision, according to sources, has been taken in the aftermath of Zakir Musa’s killing. A spokesperson of Kashmir University confirmed that the examinations have been postponed and said that the fresh […]

Zakir Musa killing: Curfew in Kashmir capital, restrictions in major towns

Zakir Musa killing: Curfew in Kashmir capital, restrictions in major towns

Srinagar: Curfew has been clamped in Srinagar while elsewhere in the Kashmir valley, restrictions were imposed in major towns and tehsil headquarters on Friday as a precautionary measure following clashes last night after the death of chief of Ansar Gazwatul Hind Zakir Musa in an encounter by forces in Pulwama. Authorities suspended train and mobile internet […]

Zakir Musa’s killing: Class work to remain suspended in all educational institutions of Kashmir tomorrow

Zakir Musa’s killing: Class work to remain suspended in all educational institutions of Kashmir tomorrow

Srinagar: The class work will remain suspended in all the educational institutions of Valley on Friday. An official said that the decision has been taken as a precautionary measure to avoid law and order situation across Kashmir. Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Baseer Khan said the class work will remain suspended in all schools, colleges and Universities […]

Kashmir Working Journalist Association condemns police action for hurting religious sentiments of a journalist

Kashmir Working Journalist Association condemns police action for hurting religious sentiments of a journalist

Srinagar:  The Kashmir Working Journalists Association (KWJA) on Thursday condemned the action of State police for hurting the religious sentiments of its member and senior journalist, Amrit Pal Singh Bali. Vice President, KAWJA , Hakeem Irfan in a statement said that Singh had gone to cover the press conference of National Conference leader Farooq Abdullah […]

JKCC report on torture “an eye-opener” for those who believe in dignity of human life: Hurriyat (M)

JKCC report on torture “an eye-opener” for those who believe in dignity of  human life: Hurriyat (M)

Srinagar: Hurriyat Conference (M) has termed the report released by a rights group that depicts grim and serious picture of the torture being inflicted by government forces on the “people of Kashmir as an eye-opener” for all those who believe in sanctity and dignity of the human life and spirit. The Hurriyat M spokesman said […]

Hope new govt will engage in dialogue with Pakistan to resolve Kashmir issue: Dr Farooq

Hope new govt will engage in dialogue with Pakistan to resolve Kashmir issue: Dr Farooq

Srinagar: National Conference president Farooq Abdullah, who won from the Srinagar Lok Sabha constituency, Thursday expressed hope that the new government at the Centre would do justice with the state and engage in a dialogue with Pakistan to resolve the Kashmir issue. Speaking to reporters at the NC headquarters, Farooq Abdullah thanked his party leaders, […]

Chinese President Xi congratulates PM Modi on election win

Chinese President Xi congratulates PM Modi on election win

Beijing: Chinese President Xi Jinping congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday on his election victory and vowed to work with him to take the bilateral ties to a new height. The BJP was set to return to power Thursday as the partial vote count released by the Election Commission showed that it was leading […]