‘Kashmir an issue for people aged between 13 and 23’

Srinagar, Jan 11: Jammu and Kashmir governor Satya Pal Malik on Friday said that Kashmir was an issue for people aged between 13 and 23, said a media report. “Kashmir is an issue for people aged between 13-23 years, children have nothing to do after 6 pm in Srinagar, no cinemas, no cafes, no place […]

NIA to probe Kashmir connection in ‘suspected Amroha-Delhi module of IS case’

NIA to probe Kashmir connection in ‘suspected Amroha-Delhi module of IS case’

  Srinagar, Jan 11: During the investigation by National Investigating Agency (NIA) into the suspected Amroha-Delhi module of the Islamic State have now found a Kashmir link to the alleged conspiracy, reports said. Interrogation of Saqib Iftekhar, a Hapur-based muezzin under arrest for allegedly helping the group acquire weapons is learnt to have revealed that […]

Pakistan not serious about dialogue offer: MEA

Pakistan not serious about dialogue offer: MEA

  New Delhi, Jan 11: India slammed Pakistan on Friday for its statement that New Delhi was not responding to its peace overtures, saying there was “no seriousness” in Islamabad’s offer for talks as it continued to extend “explicit support” to militant organisations and was now trying to mainstream them. India’s sharp reaction comes days […]

‘India changed its attitude towards minorities’

‘India changed its attitude towards minorities’

Srinagar, Jan 11: Taking a jibe at Narender Modi led NDA government for granting citizenship to nationals from three neighbouring countries on the basis of religion, former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Friday said even the country (Pakistan) which was formed on the basis of two nation theory has changed its attitude […]

Porter killed in Pak firing in Rajouri: Army

Porter killed in Pak firing in Rajouri: Army

Poonch, Jan 11: An Army porter was killed on Friday in alleged ceasefire violation by Pakistani troops in Sunderbani sector along the Line of Control in Rajouri district of Jammu. “An army porter identified as Hemraj was injured critically in sniper fire from Pakistan side. Our troops have retaliated strongly”, army sources said. The injured […]

Grenade lobbed at CRPF bunker in Lal Chowk

Grenade lobbed at CRPF bunker in Lal Chowk

Srinagar, Jan 11: Militants on Friday evening hurled a hand grenade towards a picket of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) at historic Lal Chowk, the nerve centre of the summer capital, Srinagar. Official sources said that militants tossed a hand grenade towards CRPF picket at 1845 hrs in the civil lines. “We are collecting information […]

Army only facilitating peace in JK: Rawat

Army only facilitating peace in JK: Rawat

New Delhi, Jan 10: The Army has managed the situation well along the borders with China and Pakistan and there should be no cause for concern, Army chief Gen Bipin Rawat said on Thursday. “We have managed the situation well along the northern and western borders,” Gen Rawat said while speaking at his annual press […]

‘We are in total control of situation in JK’

‘We are in total control of situation in JK’

Srinagar, Jan 10: Stating that they are in total control of situation along Loc and as well as on hinterland, Army on Wednesday said that there is an effective decline in local youth joining the militate ranks in the Valley. Talking to reporters on the sidelines of the winter sports function at Gulmarg, Northern Command […]

‘World will notice Shah Faesal’s cry of anguish, defiance’

‘World will notice Shah Faesal’s cry of anguish, defiance’

New Delhi, Jan 10: Senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram on Thursday termed the resignation of Shah Faesal, the first Kashmiri IAS topper, from the Indian Administrative Service (IAS) “sad”, saying the world will take note of his cry of anguish and defiance. “Though sad, I salute Shah Faesal IAS (now resigned). Every word of his […]