BJP says goodbye to PDP in J&K, Mehbooba Mufti resigns

BJP says goodbye to PDP in J&K, Mehbooba Mufti resigns

SRINAGAR: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has pulled out of the alliance with Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday. Mehbooba Mufti has sent her resignation to the Governor. The state is likely headed for President’s rule now. Confirming the development at a press conference, BJP leader Ram Madhav said, “We have […]

JRL calls shutdown on Wednesday against Shujaat’s killing, civilian deaths

JRL calls shutdown on Wednesday against Shujaat’s killing, civilian deaths

Srinagar: Kashmir’s  Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) comprising Syed Ali Shah Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq  and Muhammad Yasin Malik  have called for a complete strike on Wednesday in Kashmir against killing of senior journalist Shujaat Bukhari and the continuous civilian deaths in the Valley. In a statement, JRL said, “The civilian killings in the Valley have […]

Back to square one

Back to square one

As New Delhi has called off Ramadan ceasefire in Kashmir the anti-militancy operations are all set to resume in the Valley. The Ministry of Home Affairs on Sunday announced that ceasefire won’t be extended as the move has no yielded the desired results. People who were criticizing the Centre’s decision to announce ceasefire in the […]

Youth killed, another injured after army opens fire in Kulgam

Youth killed, another injured after army opens fire in Kulgam

  Srinagar, Jun 18: A youth was killed and another was injured in alleged army firing at Nowpora area of Mir Bazar in south Kashmir’s Kulgam district on Monday evening. A senior police officer said that a group of youth pelted stones on army’s 9 RR party who allegedly resorted some gunshots. In the incident, […]

After month-long ceasefire, forces launch CASO in Bijbehara village

After month-long ceasefire, forces launch CASO in Bijbehara village

  Aman Malik Anantnag, Jun 18: A day after the government announced the continuation of operations against militants in Jammu and Kashmir, a Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) was launched in Waghama village of south Kashmir’s Bijbehara area on Monday morning. Reports said that after receiving the inputs about the presence of militants in the […]

Two militants killed in ongoing Bandipora operation

Two militants killed in ongoing Bandipora operation

Srinagar, Jun 18: Two more militants were killed in an ongoing encounter at Panar forest area of north Kashmir’s Bandipora district. Official sources said that Monday morning a fresh gunfight broke out between the militants and the joint team of army’s 14 RR, 22 RR, 52 RR, 18 RR, 28 RR, 27 RR, 31 RR, […]

Gen Rawat visits J&K, reviews security situation

Gen Rawat visits J&K, reviews security situation

  Jammu, Jun 18: Chief of Army Staff General Bipin Rawat on Monday visited forward areas in Jammu and Kashmir and reviewed the security situation along the borderline as well as in the hinterland. Rawat reviewed the security situation of J&K during his visit to forward areas Monday, a defence spokesperson said. He was briefed […]

Shujaat’s Chaharum observed at his native village

Shujaat’s Chaharum observed at his native village

Ministers, officers, journalists, oppn leaders participate in Fateha Khawani Srinagar, Jun 18: Rasm-e-Chahrum of senior journalist, editor-in-chief of ‘Daily Rising Kashmir’, Shujaat Bukhari was Monday observed at his residence in Kreeri area of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district. Thousands of people from all walks of life started reaching the residence of a prominent journalist in Kreeri […]

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