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Cops of Pulwama Police Station  fire in air

Srinagar: Police on late Wednesday evening resorted to aerial firing after a blast was heard near the Police Station in south Kashmir’s Pulwama town. Sources told The Kashmir Press that cops guarding police station Pulwama resorted to aerial firing after a blast near police Station. Panic gripped the town due to blast and firing, sources […]

3 carpenters injured in Anantnag

Srinagar: Three carpenters fell from roof top of a house at Gulshan abad Sarnal in South Kashmir’s Anantnag District on Wednesday.   All the three were hospitalised in District hospital Janglat Mandi Anantnag for treatment. Press Deskhttps://thekashmirpress.com

Has Ghazni fell to Taliban: Government claims ‘clearance operation under way’, Taliban claims ‘victory, routed Afghan forces’

Has Ghazni fell to Taliban: Government claims ‘clearance operation under way’, Taliban claims ‘victory, routed Afghan forces’

Kabul: In a dramatic move Taliban on Thursday stormed Ghazni city and later claimed to have routed a wholesome battalion along with ammunition and said that they are ‘protecting city’ now. However Government claimed that city is under their control and ‘clearance operation is underway’.  According to media reports it has been difficult to verify […]

After declaring he has ‘not seen’ LCD in his office, BDO Kanipora finally “recovers” missing TV

After declaring he has ‘not seen’ LCD in his office, BDO Kanipora finally “recovers” missing TV

  By Salaar Khan Srinagar: Block Development Officer (BDO), Kanipora, Aijaz Ahmad Shah, has finally located the missing LCD TV which went into “mysterious disappearance” after he took the charge of the office. Following the story carried by The Kashmir Press as to how BDO Kanipora removed the LCD T.V from his office and shifted […]

SMC demolishes illegal constructions carried out by Hattrick food owner

SMC demolishes illegal constructions carried out by Hattrick food owner

Srinagar: Srinagar Municipal Committee (SMC) Wednesday demolished the illegal constructions for commercial purposed carried out by the Hattrick food owner Showkat Chowdhry in uptown locality of Sanatnagar. SMC Commissioner Riyaz Ahmad Wani said as soon they came to know about the illegal construction carried out by the Hattrick food owner, they sent the teams to […]

Battling cancer, actor Irrfan Khan writes open letter: ‘Between the game of life and the game of death, there is just a road’

Battling cancer, actor Irrfan Khan writes open letter: ‘Between the game of life and the game of death, there is just a road’

By Irrfan Khan   It’s been quite some time now since I have been diagnosed with a high-grade neuro-endocrine cancer. This new name in my vocabulary, I got to know, was rare, and due to fewer study cases, and less information comparatively, the unpredictability of the treatment was more. I was part of a trial-and-error […]

Jammu Kashmir Police: Friends or Enemies?

Jammu Kashmir Police: Friends or Enemies?

By Syed Tajamul Imran     In 2016, my granny was not doing well, and because of that our family visited Srinagar frequently. While there, humiliation, torture, and abuse by cops was a daily routine we all had to face. One day, after asking my Baba for permission, I wrote down these experiences in a […]

Is Modi trying to repackage himself as a ‘PEACENIK’?

Is Modi trying to repackage himself as a ‘PEACENIK’?

  On his just-concluded two-day visit to Jammu and Kashmir Indian Home Minister Rajnath Singh parried a question whether New Delhi was ready to have a dialogue with the Hurriyat, and if yes, what would be its terms of reference? Instead Mr Singh chose to answer this important question in an indirect and hazy manner, […]

Soccer and Srinagar

Soccer and Srinagar

 By  Faheem Jeelani     Great creative pursuits have an inherent capacity in them to transcend the actual performance. Some of the most finest musical concerts in past couple of decades, like Guns n Roses’ ’92  Tokyo, wasn’t just about the music. It reached to a folklore stage where the color of Axl Rose’s chequered skirt […]

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