Omar takes dig at BJP for protesting against Mehbooba after out of power

Srinagar, Jul 15: Taking a dig at Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) for protesting at winter capital, Jammu, against former chief minister Mehbooba Mufti for her statement that centre was trying to split her party Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), National Conference (NC) vice president Omar Abdullah said did BJP think that peoples are fools and would […]

Mehbooba chairs party meet

Mehbooba chairs party meet

Asks party leaders to ensure better outreach, coordination with party workers Srinagar, Jul 15: PDP President Mehbooba Mufti Sunday chaired a meeting of party leaders of at her Gupkar residence. PDP chief spokesperson Rafi Ahmad Mir said that the meeting was called to discuss the grass root mobilisation of party cadres of central Kashmir and […]

Adopt people friendly attitude: IGP to cops

Srinagar, Jul 15: Inspector General of Police Kashmir Swayam Prakash Pani on Sunday asked policemen to adopt people friendly attitude while doing their duties in Kashmir. Pani made these remarks during his visit to District Police Lines in north Kashmir’s Handwara area where he held an interaction with the cops, a police spokesperson said. Pani […]

Govt orders screening of SPOs engaged during past 6 yrs

Srinagar, Jul 15: The Government Sunday ordered constitution of District-Level Official Committees for screening of SPOs engaged during the past 6 years. According to an order issued by the Home Department, each Committee will be headed by the concerned Deputy Commissioner with concerned district SSP and Dy Superintendent of Police (CID-SB) as members. “These Committees […]

UN chief condemns Pakistan terror attack

United Nations, Jul 15: UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres strongly condemned the terrorist attack in Pakistan targeting political rallies and candidates, his deputy spokesman said. The UN stands in solidarity with and supports the efforts of the government of Pakistan in the fight against terrorism, Xinhua quoted Farhan Haq, the Deputy Spokesman, as saying in […]

Martyrs Day Restrictions, shutdown cripple life in Kashmir

Srinagar, Jul 13: As usual authorities Friday imposed restrictions in parts of Srinagar and placed pro-freedom leaders under house arrest to thwart a rally called by the Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) in wake of Martyrs Day. Kashmir’s top religious cleric and pro-freedom leader, Mirwaiz Dr Molvi Muhammad Umar Farooq was detained after he tried to […]

Friday prayers not allowed in Jamia masjid

  Srinagar, Jul 13: Friday prayers were not allowed for the second successive week in the historic Jamia Masjid in the downtown, where large number of security forces and state police personnel have been deployed since early this morning. Official sources said that restrictions were imposed under section 144 CrPc in many areas in Shehar-e-Khas […]

Omar questions Vohra’s absence at martyrs graveyard function

  Srinagar, Jul 13: National Conference Vice President Omar Abdullah Friday said Governor N N Vohra as head of the state should have attended the wreath laying function at martyrs graveyard in downtown Srinagar. “It is a state function and needs to be honoured,” he told reporters on the after laying wreaths at the martyrs […]

BJP-PDP alliance ended peace in J&K: Congress

BJP-PDP alliance ended peace in J&K: Congress

  New Delhi, Jul 13: After Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chief Mehbooba Mufti warned the Centre of serious consequences if the latter tries to break her party, Congress on Friday said that the BJP-PDP alliance eliminated the peace from the state of Jammu and Kashmir. Mufti earlier in the day said that any attempts made […]