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Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Bail granted to accused in Wamiq Farooq case

A local court here granted an interim bail to assistant sub-inspector (ASI) Abdul Khaliq, who has been accused of killing boy student Wamiq Farooq...

Opposition to boycott CM’s response on Governor address

The opposition parties on Wednesday decided to boycott the Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti's response on Governor’s address. Earlier, the opposition created uproar in the House...

Home Ministry denies reports of resignations by cops in south Kashmir

The Home Ministry Friday said no policeman has resigned in Jammu and Kashmir in the wake of the killing of three police personnel by...

DFP activists detained

Police detained scores of Democratic Freedom Party (DFP) activists after they staged a protest here in Press Enclave.  Reports said that scores of followers of...

Three civilians injured in Awantipora grenade blast

Three civilians were injured, one of them critically, in a grenade attack in Awantipora area of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Friday. An official said...

Stoning of school bus in Shopian saddens Geelani

Hurriyat (G) Conference, chairman Syed Ali Geelani on Wednesday expressed dismay over stoning of a school bus in Shopian that left two students injured. “Our...

HMT Chalo: Restrictions in Srinagar areas today

Continuing with its ‘policy’ to impose restrictions to foil ‘Chalo’ calls given by separatist leaders, the J&K government has decided to impose stringent curbs...

Prayer leader arrested for peddling drugs in north Kashmir’s Baramulla

Police on Friday claimed to have arrested a prayer leader for allegedly peddling drugs in Pattan area of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district. A police spokesperson...

PDP Lauds its Government’s ‘Stand’ on J&K’s Interests, Special Status

Ruling PDP Chief-spokesperson and former Parliamentarian, Dr Mehboob Beg Thursday welcomed the issues raised in the Governor’s address and said that the same “reiterates...

Kashmir: Friday prayers barred at Jamia Masjid for fourth straight week

Authorities have disallowed congregational Friday prayers at the Jamia Masjid in downtown Srinagar for the fourth consecutive week. All gates of Jamia Masjid were locked...

End state terrorism in Chenab Valley without excuses: Er Rasheed

​ Srinagar: Legislator Engineer Rasheed Thursday staged a peaceful sit-in in front of state DGP’s office at Srinagar to protest against the atrocities on Jammu...

PIL on Gulmarg conservation: HC threatens action against delinquent officials

The High Court on Friday observed that it would initiate contempt action against those authorities who fail to implement its directions on preservation of...

GoI should immediately clear stand on Article 35-A: Yashwant Sinha

Former Union Minister and senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Yashwant Sinha, who is currently on a "peace mission" to Kashmir, said on Friday...

Young woman ends life by jumping into canal in Kangan area of central Kashmir

A young woman committed suicide by jumping into a canal at Baranbugh in Kangan area of central Kashmir on Monday, police said.  An official said...

Focus on Learning English Language: Edu Min tells Students

Minister for Education Naeem Akhtar Saturday conducted an extensive tour of Islamabad district to review the infrastructure available in various government schools there   and...

Pakistan a party to Kashmir dispute; Qureshi’s phone call shouldn’t irk GoI: Mirwaiz

Hurriyat (M) chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on Wednesday said New Delhi should not be irked by his telephonic conversation with Pakistan foreign minister Shah...

Court frames charges against eight accused of killing SHO Achabal, five cops

The Anantnag sessions court on Friday framed charges against eight accused involved in the killing of six policemen including Station House Officer (SHO) Achabal...

JKEEU pays tributes to its late president

Jammu & Kashmir Electrical Engineering Graduates Association (JKEEGA) Wednesday held a condolence meeting at direction office EM&RE Wing Kashmir here to mourn the demise...

JKLF stages protests against govt’s ‘anti-Kashmir policies’

Srinagar: Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) leaders and activists organized various protests throughout the valley against construction of separate settlement colonies in the name...

Two injured after forces open fire in Ashmuqam

At least two persons were injured in firing by government forces in Ashmuqam area of south Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Tuesday.A police official said...

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