Will try my best to meet Hurriyat: Sharma

Will try my best to meet Hurriyat: Sharma

Srinagar: Central government appointed interlocutor Dineshwar Sharma Wednesday said he would try his best to meet Hurriyat. After meeting legislators M Y Tarigami, Hakeem Yasin and former minister Ghulam Hassan Mir at Tarigami’s residence, Sharma told media persons that his meeting with different delegations was very good. “I wish peace returns and political solution also […]

Omar hopes Interlocutor will act upon his suggestions

Srinagar, Nov 8: Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah Wednesday met Indian Interlocutor Dineshwar Sharma at his Gupkar based residence in Kashmir capital Srinagar. Government of India has appointed Sharma to talk to all the stakeholders in Jammu and Kashmir and so far he has interacted with a number of lesser known apolitical […]

Mir, Tarigami, Hakim meet interlocutor

Mir, Tarigami, Hakim meet interlocutor

Srinagar: Two legislators and a former minister Wednesday said that they put forth four demands before government of India appointed interlocutor Dineshwar Sharma to create a conducive atmosphere for meaningful dialogue on Kashmir. While addressing a joint press conference held here by Muhammad Yousuf Tarigami, Ghulam Hassan Mir and Hakim Muhammad Yasin here, Tarigami said […]

No alternative to Plebiscite: Rasheed to Sharma

No alternative to Plebiscite: Rasheed to Sharma

Srinagar: Independent Langate lawmaker and chief of his Awami Ittehad Party, Er Rasheed on Wednesday appealed New Delhi to give up “arrogance and unrealistic attitude” and understand that there are no shortcuts to resolve Jammu & Kashmir dispute and the only respectable, dignified and universally accepted way to find a solution is Right to Self […]

PDP asks Sharma to address trust deficit

PDP asks Sharma to address trust deficit

Srinagar: Welcoming centre’s representative on Dialogue on his maiden visit to Kashmir Peoples Democratic Party Vice President Mohammad Sartaj Madni hoped that the exercise undertaken will culminate into meaningful and tangible outcome , despite difficulties. Heading his party’s delegation comprising senior party functionaries and legislators Madni told the interlocutor Dineshwar Sharma that PDP has always […]

Security challenges do not respect borders: Jaishankar

Security challenges do not respect borders: Jaishankar

New Delhi: Security challenges do not respect borders and need to be tackled through effective partnerships at the regional level, Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar said in a veiled reference to Pakistan. The country’s top diplomat said nurturing a climate of peace in the Indian Ocean region is the “cornerstone” of India’s foreign policy, and it […]

Govt promoting mediocrity, nepotism: NC

Govt promoting mediocrity, nepotism: NC

Srinagar: National Conference on Wednesday expressed dismay and anguish over the brazen nepotism being promoted by the PDP BJP government. Stating that the present regime is throwing all rules and regulations to winds NC provincial Spokesperson Imran Nabi Dar said, “How come posts of director, a commissioner and other high profile appointments are being made […]

Omar asks Hurriyat to make stand clear on Pak PM’s remarks

Srinagar: Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister and National Conference working president Omar Abdullah on Wednesday took a dig at Hurriyat leaders by referring to Pakistan Prime Minsiter Shahid Khaqan Abbasi as their Prime Minister, and urging them to spell out their stand on Abbasi’s statement ruling out an independent Kashmir. In a tweet, the […]

Bullet riddled body of 45-yr-old found in Sopore

Bullet riddled body of 45-yr-old found in Sopore

Sopore: Panic gripped apple town of Sopore in northern part of Kashmir as a bullet-riddled body of a local resident was found in the orchards on the town outskirts Wednesday morning. Police said bullet-ridden body of Ghulam Mohiuddin Sheikh (45), son of Mohammad Ramzan Sheikh, a resident of Edipora-Bomai, was picked up from an orchard […]

Four held during CASO at Sherbagh in Anantnag

Four held during CASO at Sherbagh in Anantnag

Anantnag: Panic gripped Sherbagh, a relaxing point, in southern Kashmir’s Anantnag town as police and paramilitary forces launched a cordon and search operation on Wednesday morning. Locals said four arrests were made during the search operations but police refused to give details immediately. A large number of people had come to relax at the Garden […]