Kashmir issue cannot be addressed through operational, military means: NC

Kashmir issue cannot be addressed through operational, military means: NC

Srinagar, Jun 20: The Jammu and Kashmir National Conference said Wednesday that dialogue, internally as well as externally, was imperative for the resolution of political issue in Kashmir as it could not be addressed through operational and military means. “Dialogue, internally as well as externally, is imperative and the political issue in Kashmir as well […]

Militants attack police vehicle in Pampore, three cops injured

Militants attack police vehicle in Pampore, three cops injured

Srinagar, Jun 20: Three cops were injured after militants attacked a police vehicle near Galander Bypass on Srinagar-Jammu highway area of Pampore in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Wednesday. Official sources said that militants fired upon a police vehicle (Tata 407 of IR 17th battalion) at Kandizal near Galander Bypass. In the attack, three policemen […]

Militant groups will be flushed out of J&K, says Rajnath

Militant groups will be flushed out of J&K, says Rajnath

Lucknow, Jun 20: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday said the government will not tolerate militancy in Jammu and Kashmir anymore and that operation will be launched to flush out militants. He added that restoration of peace in the strife-torn state was on top of the agenda for the Modi government. Singh, the Lok […]

Governor advises Secretaries to ensure accountable functioning

Governor advises Secretaries to ensure accountable functioning

Ishtyaq Ahmad Srinagar, Jun 20: Directing secretaries to personally review and ensure prompt and efficient delivery of various public services to the people, the Jammu and Kashmir Governor NN Vohara Wednesday urged the officials to provide “clean and efficient services” to the people of the state. Top sources in the Raj Bahawan said that immediately […]

Vohra chairs security review Meeting

Vohra chairs security review Meeting

Srinagar, Jun 20: Governor N.N. Vohra reviewed a wide range of security management issues relating to the State with senior Civil, Police, Central Police, Army and Central Intelligence Agency officers in a meeting held at the Raj Bhavan Wednesday. While reiterating the importance of maintaining constant surveillance the ground situation, Governor directed that immediate action […]

‘Govt actions killed 20 civilians for every 4 militants in Kashmir’

‘Govt actions killed 20 civilians for every 4 militants in Kashmir’

  New Delhi, Jun 20: Day after BJP pulled out of the Jammu and Kashmir alliance and promised intensified action against militancy in the state, senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad said that the “muscular policy” of the government works mostly against civilians as it kills 20 civilians for every four militants. Speaking to a […]

Pak welcomes UN rights report on Kashmir

Pak welcomes UN rights report on Kashmir

  Islamabad, Jun 20: Pakistan Wednesday welcomed the recommendation by the UN High Commissioner on Human Rights to establish a Commission of Inquiry (COI) to investigate alleged human rights violations in Jammu and Kashmir. The Foreign Office (FO) here said that Pakistan’s Permanent Representative at the UN Office at Geneva Ambassador Farukh Amil made the […]

BJP scores brownie point over PDP

BJP scores brownie point over PDP

Afaq Bhat Srinagar, June 19: Ultimately the coalition between Peoples Democratic Party and Bharatiya Janata Party has crumbled under its own weight in Jammu and Kashmir. An analyst while talking to Precious Kashmir said that BJP pulling out from the government suddenly has embarrassed the PDP. “The BJP has scored a brownie point over the […]