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Tuesday, December 11, 2018

On world human rights day, SHRC talks drug abuse in Kashmir

On the International Human Rights Day on Monday, the state human rights commission held a day-long event here deliberating on drug abuse in Kashmir,...

Mirwaiz deplores denial of rights

Hurriyat leader Mirwaiz Umar Farooq took to social media on Monday to draw the world’s attention the prevailing rights situation in Kashmir. In a series...

LeT, Al Badr pay tributes to slain militants

Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) on Monday paid tributes to Mudassir (a teenage militant)  and  called as ‘hero of Hajin. Mudassir and his two aides were killed...

Take steps to resolve K-issue: Sehrai to UN

Tehreek-e-Hurriyat (TeH) chairman Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai, on human rights day appealed to the United Nations (UN) to take all possible steps to resolve Kashmir...

Ultimate repression pushing even minor boys to pick up arms: Hurriyat (M)

Hurriyat Conference (M) Monday paid glowing tributes to three armed youth including two teenage boys- Mudassir Parray, 14, Saqib Bilal 17, both residents of...

PDP ‘pacifies’ angry Baig, elects him party patron

The Peoples Democratic Party on Monday elected its senior leader MuzaffarHussainBaig as the party patron amid attempts by Mehbooba Mufti to reach out to...

Schools found operating during winter vacations to face action: DSEK

Warning the private schools found operating during winter vacations of losing recognition, Director School Education Kashmir, Dr G N Itoo has said the Department...

Govt ready to deal with any weather eventuality: Div Com

Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Baseer Ahmad Khan today said that Divisional Administration is fully prepared and ready to deal any kind of weather eventuality. The Divisional...

An MLA was told to be part of govt or prepare for arrest by...

NC leader Omar Abdullah Monday ruled out a pre-poll alliance with any party for the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly elections, saying his party had...

Disgruntled Muzaffar Baig holds meeting with Mehbooba Mufti

The attempts of PDP president Mehbooba Mufti to mollify disgruntled Lok Sabha member of the party Muzaffar Hussain Baig bore fruit on Monday as...

BJP built tallest statute of Patel, but could not construct Ram temple: Omar Abdullah

Accusing the BJP of misleading the people, National Conference vice president Omar Abdullah alleged Monday the party built the tallest statue of Sardar Vallabhbhai...

Former MLA Tangmarg Abbas Wani resigns from PDP

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) leader and former MLA Tangmarg, Abbas Wani on Monday resigned from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). According to news agency KNS,...

JRL writes to UN chief, urges him to establish commission of inquiry into Kashmir...

The Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) on Monday wrote to UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres, urging him to establish a ‘commission of inquiry’ to conduct...

Human Rights Day: Mirwaiz seeks help of world community to end Kashmir rights violations

Hurriyat (M) chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on Monday appealed to the world community to help in the resolution of Kashmir dispute to end human...

On Human Rights Day, relatives of disappeared persons protest in Srinagar

The Association of Parents of Disappeared Persons (APDP) on Monday held a sit-in protest in Srinagar to demand the whereabouts of their relatives who...

JRL calls shutdown in poll-bound areas of Kashmir on Tuesday

The Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) – an amalgam of separatist outfits – has called for shutdown in areas going to polls in the ninth...

Indian diplomat walks out of SAARC meeting in Pakistan over PaK minister”s presence

An official of the Indian High Commission in Pakistan staged a walkout of a SAARC meeting over the presence of a minister from Pakistan-administered...

Clashes erupt in Hajin after burial of slain teenage militants

Clashes erupted between youth and the government forces in Hajin area of north Kashmir's Bandipora district on Monday following the burial of two teenage...

Thousands attend funeral of slain teenage militants in north Kashmir’s Hajin

At least two rounds of funeral prayers were held for two slain teenage militants in Hajin localities of north Kashmir's Bandipora district on Monday. An...

SC dismisses former BJP legislator”s plea challenging dissolution of Jammu and Kashmir Assembly

The Supreme Court on Monday dismissed a PIL challenging the dissolution of the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly by Governor Satya Pal Malik. "We are not...

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