Wednesday, June 20, 2018
Felicitating people of the country in general and J&K in particular, the J&K Pradesh Congress Committee (JKPCC) President G.A. Mir today hoped that the auspicious occasion of Eid will be the harbinger of peace, stability and overall development of the State. Mir also prayed for wellbeing of the people. In his...
Chief minister Mehbooba Mufti on Monday expressed anguish over the civilian killings in south Kashmir’s Shopian village. Mehbooba in her message on social networking site twitter wrote: “Deeply distressed by more deaths of civilians caught in the crossfire in Shopian. My heartfelt condolences to the deceased’s families”.
While strongly condemning the killing of a youth in security forces firing in Pulwama area of south Kashmir and killing of three more youth at the hands of ‘unidentified gunmen’ in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district, State Secretary CPI(M) Ghulam Nabi Malik, on Tuesday questioned how long the blood of...
Senior JCC Leader and President Employees joint Action committee Ab Qayoom Wani has strongly condemned the hurling of abuses and using unparliamentary language against Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti by Lal Singh’s brother namely Rajinder Singh, and termed it shameful. While criticizing the remarks of Rajinder Singh EJAC President Abdul Qayoom...
Concerned Citizens Group (CCG) headed by former External Affairs Minister Yashwant Sinha Tuesday expressed anguish over the recent escalation in violence in Kashmir, saying that the dialogue at appropriate political level is the only solution to Kashmir issue. CCG said that “we note with deep anguish the recent escalation in...
A complete shutdown is being observed in South Kashmir’s Shopian town and adjoining areas for the second consecutive day against the killings. All the shops and business establishments remained closed in Shopian while transport remained off the roads, an official said. Life in rest of the valley returned to normal after...
The Kashmir Economic Alliance Chairman Mr Haji Muhammad Yasin Khan has expressed serious over the news reports that numerous West Pakistan Refugees living in Jammu and Kashmir have acquired privileges which only the permanent state subjects of Jammu and Kashmir can enjoy. In a handout, Khan who also heads the...
Hunar, an interactive session among various artists, scholars, writers, civil service officers and budding artists of north Kashmir was held at Pattan on Sunday. The interactive programme organised by an entrepreneur and owner of Coffee Xpresso and Grill, Muzaffar Mohammad and Abul Qayoom from Pattan, where many artists and writers...
On January 6, 2018, the politically fragile town of Sopore was already in grief as it remembered its 56 residents who fell down to the cyclic violence associated with Kashmir conflict on this day in 1993. It was quite early in the morning as another tragedy struck -a militant...
A forest official was injured in the attack by timber smugglers in Bumhama jungle falling under Kamraj Forest Division range Kupwara on Tuesday morning. Taking the advantage of thick forests and sharp edged weapons smugglers were successful in escaping from the place. The injured official was identified as Ghulam...