Consider Kamran’s Amnesty: Parra to CM

Consider Kamran’s Amnesty: Parra to CM

  Srinagar, Feb 23: People’s Democratic Party, Youth Wing President, Waheed Ur Rehman Parra on Thursday appeals Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti for consideration of young boys, a photo journalist, Kamran Yousuf, and Javid Bhat under amnesty policy announced for youth endorsed by Government of India. “I have a great hope and faith in CM’s leadership […]

Sharma moves proposal to seek citizenship rights for militant families

Sharma moves proposal to seek citizenship rights for militant families

Afaq Bhat Srinagar, Feb 22: The Kashmir Interlocutor Dineshwar Sharma is believed to have moved a proposal asking the central government to grant citizenship rights to the families of the militants who have returned from Pakistan administered Kashmir during the past few years. Sources told Precious Kashmir the Interlocutor Sharma moved the proposal after meeting […]

Pak troops violate ceasefire in Uri, 3 houses damaged

Pak troops violate ceasefire in Uri, 3 houses damaged

  Srinagar, Feb 22: Three residential houses were damaged after Pakistani troops violated ceasefire for the second time since Monday and targeted forward posts and civilian areas by mortars and firing in Uri sector of north Kashmir district of Baramulla. Meanwhile, police have evacuated people living near Line of Control (LoC), including areas of Churanda […]

Pak summons Indian envoy for fourth time this month

Pak summons Indian envoy for fourth time this month

  Islamabad, Feb 22: Pakistan Thursday summoned India’s Deputy High Commissioner J P Singh here for the fourth time in a month to condemn the “unprovoked firing” by Indian troops across the Line of Control (LoC). Director General (South Asia and SAARC) Mohammad Faisal summoned Singh and “condemned the unprovoked ceasefire violations” by Indian forces […]

LoC trade remains unaffected

LoC trade remains unaffected

  Srinagar, Feb 22: Despite rising tensions after frequent ceasefire violation across the LoC, the routine cross-Line of Control (LoC) trade remained unaffected on Thursday. Heavy exchange of firing between armies of India and Pakistan in Hajipeer sector of Uri early Thursday, however, it did not affect the on-going cross LoC trade. Sources said the […]

Rape, murder of Kathua girl JRL demands capital punishment to guilty

Rape, murder of Kathua girl JRL demands capital punishment to guilty

  Srinagar, Feb 22: Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) comprising Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Mohammad Yasin Malik, strongly condemned the brutal rape and murder of minor Asifa of Kathua, addressed a press conference at Abi Guzar Srinagar, the leadership demanded stern punishment against the culprits involved in the act and strongly denounced those […]

Omar takes jibe at Mehbooba

Omar takes jibe at Mehbooba

  Srinagar, Feb 22: Upping the ante at Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti over Union Minister Jitendra Singh’s comment on Kathua rape and murder case, National Conference (NC) working president Omar Abdullah said if the chief minister agrees to hand over the case to CBI it will be another installment in the price she is paying […]

Authorities forget ‘notified status’ of National Highway

Authorities forget ‘notified status’ of National Highway

  Jammu, Feb 22: As the Jammu and Kashmir State Road Transport Corporation continues to run through stressful times, the government seems to have forgotten to remobilize the Corporation assets which could have generated crores of rupees as revenue for the ailing corporation. The possible political and bureaucratic pressure and unwillingness to rejuvenate the once […]