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Won’t allow Kashmir to turn into graveyard: PAGD

Won’t allow Kashmir to turn into graveyard: PAGD

Srinagar, Nov 18:  People’s Alliance for Gupkar Declaration (PAGD) on Thursday said that they are not concerned about the elections, but want to safeguard the lives of the people, saying that they “won’t allow Kashmir to turn into a graveyard.” Addressing media persons after holding meeting in Srinagar, PAGD spokesman, Muhammad Yousuf Tarigami said that […]

LG Sinha orders magestrial inquiry to probe the Hyderpora encounter

LG Sinha orders magestrial inquiry to probe the Hyderpora encounter

Srinagar, Nov 18:  Government on Thursday ordered magisterial inquiry by additional district magistrate into controversial “encounter” at Hyderpora in which four persons were killed on Monday. A magisterial inquiry by officer of ADM rank has been ordered in Hyderpora encounter.Govt will take suitable action as soon as report is submitted in a time-bound manner.JK admin […]

Hyderpora encounter-Foiling protest demanding bodies-Omar Terms It ‘Outrageous’, Mehbooba Calls It ‘Ruthless’, Sajad Says Govt Presenting ‘Ugly Face’

Hyderpora encounter-Foiling protest demanding bodies-Omar Terms It ‘Outrageous’, Mehbooba Calls It ‘Ruthless’, Sajad Says Govt Presenting ‘Ugly Face’

Srinagar, Nov 18 : Several people were detained by police last night as later swooped on relatives of the “civilians” killed in Hydrepora “encounter”. Last night, a contingent of police swooped on the protests comprising relatives of the civilians demanding bodies of their kin. The police action followed after power supply to the area was […]

Govt kills civilians in the name of militancy: Mehbooba says no one answerable due to AFSPA in J&K

Govt kills civilians in the name of militancy: Mehbooba says no one answerable due to AFSPA in J&K

Jammu, Nov 17: Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister and Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) chief Mehbooba Mufti on Wednesday accused the central government of “killing innocents in the name of militancy in Kashmir.” PDP, which had advocated dialogues with Pakistan and revocation of Armed Forces Special Power Act (AFSPA), that give ample power to security […]

Hyderpora encounter—Move beyond tweets, join us in street protest to seek Altaf’s body back: Family members of slain building owner

Hyderpora encounter—Move beyond tweets, join us in street protest to seek Altaf’s body back: Family members of slain building owner

Srinagar, Nov 17: The family members of building owner Altaf Ahmed, who was killed in crossfire in Hyderpora encounter Wednesday staged a protest at press enclave Srinagar demanding the body of slain back without any further delay. The protesting family members also reached out to the J&K’s political parties, especially former chief ministers—Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba […]

Grenade attack in Palhalan: 2 CRPF, 2 civilian injured

Grenade attack in Palhalan: 2 CRPF, 2 civilian injured

Srinagar, November 17: Two Para-military personnel of CRPF and two civilian were injured after suspected militants lobbed a grenade in Palhalan chowk in North Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Wednesday. A senior police officer said that militants hurled a grenade on CRPF party. In this incident two CRPF men and two civilian recieved minor splinter injuries. […]