Want strong action against Dr Farooq over his PaK remarks: Avinash Rai

Want strong action against Dr Farooq over his PaK remarks: Avinash Rai

Srinagar, Nov 19: The Ruling Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) Sunday alleged that National Conference have brazenly looted the state over seventy years without caring for aspirations and wishes of people and they are now in a serious effort to disrupt peace in Jammu and Kashmir. The Party also demanded strong action against National conference President […]

RSS supported Indira on emergency: Dr Farooq

Jammu, Nov 19: National Conference President Dr Farooq Abdullah on Sunday accused the RSS of colluding with British during India’s great freedom struggle, supported Indira Gandhi during emergency and is now dividing the nation on communal lines. “By promoting and playing communal politics, the RSS and its off-shoots including the BJP are hell bent to […]

PDP leaders trying to blame BJP for ‘failures’!

PDP leaders trying to blame BJP for ‘failures’!

Afaq Bhat Srinagar, Nov 17: Peoples Democratic Party is trying to blame its coalition partner Bharatiya Janata Party for failing to deliver as PDP leaders are trying to create a notion that they have got nothing to do with the corruption prevalent in the system and the controversies being raked by the leaders of the […]

Footballer turned militant quits militancy

Footballer turned militant quits militancy

We facilitated Majid’s return: Army Won’t press any charge against him, says Police Pulwama, Nov 17: The Army said on Friday that Majid Khan, a footballer who joined the militants over a week ago, has decided to return home and that the military merely facilitated his decision. Addressing a press conference at Awanipora Victor Force […]

‘Hope Majid Khan isn’t harassed now’

‘Hope Majid Khan isn’t harassed now’

Srinagar, Nov 17: Former J&K Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Friday said that he hoped Majid Khan could lead a normal life and “not be harassed”. “If that’s true then it’s a very good development. Hope he can go back to leading a normal life & not be harassed,” Abdullah tweeted while reacting on reported surrender […]

Majid’s father thanks people for support

Majid’s father thanks people for support

Anantnag, Nov 17: The father of footballer-turned-militant Majid Khan on Friday thanked people for their cooperation and better understanding. Majid, an ace footballer had recently joined militant outfit and his photograph with an assault rifle had gone viral on social media. His father Irshad Ahmed Khan while talking to reporters outside his residence said he […]

Mothers love prevails finally: Mehbooba

Mothers love prevails finally: Mehbooba

Srinagar, Nov 17: Reacting over the returning back of ace footballer Majid Khan of south Kashmir’s Anantnag district from the fold of militancy, Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti termed it as a positive sign and said mothers love finally prevailed. Mehbooba Mufti took to Twitter and wrote: “A mother’s love prevailed. Her impassioned appeal helped in […]

Permitted Majid to leave on mother’s request: LeT

Permitted Majid to leave on mother’s request: LeT

Srinagar, Nov 17: Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) chief Mehmood Shah on Friday said a youth Majid Arshad Khan, who joined the militants over a week ago, was permitted to leave for his home on the request of his mother, since he was the only guarantor to his household. “Lashkar-e-Toiba has never sought violence or barbarism,” a spokesperson […]

Appeal your sons to shun path of violence: DGP to women

Jammu, Nov 17: Director General of Police S P Vaid Friday urged all women in Jammu and Kashmir to appeal to their sons, who have joined militancy, to shun the path of violence and return home. The DGP’s reaction comes after college student and footballer Majid Arshid Khan, who had joined the Lashkar-e- Taiba a […]

Police officer Killed in Zakura militant attack

Police officer Killed in Zakura militant attack

Srinagar, Nov 17: A police officer was killed while a constable was wounded after militants suddenly attacked a police party near Zakura in the outskirts of Srinagar city. Police sources said that a group of militants fired upon a police party that was on way to Zakura resulting in the injuries of two policemen including […]