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Pak woman who entered J&K with Kashmiri husband gets five years jail

Pak woman who entered J&K with Kashmiri husband gets five years jail

Srinagar: Faiza Begum, who along with her three minor children allegedly accompanied her husband on his return to Jammu and Kashmir from Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) in 2012 under the rehabilitation scheme of former militants received five years’ imprisonment and a fine of Rs 20,000, reports Indian Express. Sheraz Ahmed, also known as Shakir, married […]

China firmly with Pakistan, says Wang Yi as Qureshi raises Kashmir issue in Beijing talks

China firmly with Pakistan, says Wang Yi as Qureshi raises Kashmir issue in Beijing talks

Srinagar: China on Tuesday assured Pakistan of firm support to protect its territorial integrity and dignity during a high-level bilateral strategic dialogue in Beijing. At this meeting, Islamabad had raised the “rapidly deteriorating” situation in Kashmir and called on New Delhi to relook its policies in the state. Speaking at a joint press conference with […]

Rizwan was killed under NIA’s custody: Mehbooba Mufti

Rizwan was killed under NIA’s custody: Mehbooba Mufti

Jammu:  Hours after a school teacher Rizwan Asad Pandit was killed under the police custody at Cargo component Srinagar, former chief minister and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) president Mehbooba Mufti on Tuesday raised finger at the functioning of the National Investigating Agency (NIA) in the state. “Youth in Kashmir is being pushed towards alienation and […]

JRL announces protest program against ‘custodial killing’ of school teacher, ‘shutdown on Wednesday’

JRL announces protest program against ‘custodial killing’ of school teacher, ‘shutdown on Wednesday’

Srinagar: The Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) on Tuesday condemned the custodial killing of 28-year-old school teacher Rizwan Asad Pandith of Awantipora who according to the leadership was arrested by the SOG and NIA a few days ago and has been “brutally killed” in custody at SOG camp Cargo today. Paying tributes to Rizwan and while expressing […]

25-year-old labourer shot dead in Tral village

25-year-old labourer shot dead in Tral village

Srinagar: Suspected militants on Monday evening shot dead a 25-year-old labourer in Reshipora, Tral are of Awantipora in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district. Reports said that the militants fired upon Mohsin Ahmad Wani (25) son of Ghulam Ahmad Wani outside his home at Reshipora. Wani, suffered serious bullet wounds and died instantly on the way to […]

UPA defeated ‘terrorism’ by embracing people of Kashmir: Rahul Gandhi

UPA defeated ‘terrorism’ by embracing people of Kashmir: Rahul Gandhi

Srinagar: Congress President Rahul Gandhi has said that the killings in Kashmir had fallen drastically during the United Progressive Alliance government from 2004 to 2014. He said that peace returned to the valley during the UPA regime and it happened by being strong with Pakistan. Gandhi said this while speaking exclusively to weekly magazine The Week. Answering […]