Jammu not fiefdom of few politicians: Munish

  Jammu, Aug 4: Editor Early Times, Munish Gupta, on Sunday asked people to stand on their own feet and show the politicians, who ignored them during their stint in power, their right place. Carrying forward his mass contact programme in different areas on 71st consecutive day today, Munish said, “As the elections are drawing […]

Vailoo Brang village without electricity, potable water

Aman Malik Anantnag, Aug 4: Despite tall claims of the government about development of rural areas in Kashmir, village in this famous South-Kashmir tourist resort are devoid of all the basic amenities. With electricity yet to light their homes potable drinking water still a distant dream; the village reflect a perfect picture of an area […]

PUF condemns NIA summons to Er Rasheed

Srinagar, Aug 4: Peoples United Front leader Shah Faesal has condemned NIA summons to AIP Chief Er Rashid, calling it a deliberate attempt to intimidate the mainstream leadership in J&K. National Investigation Agency called Rashid to Delhi for questioning on Sunday, this was revealed by former MLA Langate on his Facebook page. Shah Faesal while […]

Don’t put Kashmir on fire: Tarigami, Mir, Hakeem to Govt

Srinagar, Aug 4: The government’s decision to deploy additional forces in Kashmir and security advisory issued asking tourists, yatris and outside state students to leave Kashmir immediately, has triggered panic and confusion among people in the Valley. In a joint statement, CPI (M) leader Mohammad Yousuf Tarigami, DP (N) chief Ghulam Hassan Mir and PDF […]

NIT Srinagar students leave for home states amid confusion

  Srinagar, Aug 4: Amid confusion and heightened security across Jammu and Kashmir, hundreds of students from Srinagar’s National Institute of Technology on Sunday left for their home states with local administration coming forward to facilitate their smooth journey. The students, hailing from different parts of the country, reached the winter capital Jammu from Srinagar […]

Tinkering with Article 35-A, Article 370 will prove disastrous: Laigaroo

  Srinagar, Aug 4: Stating the any tinkering Article 35-A and Article 370 will prove disastrous, PDP youth Secretary Arif Laigaroo has expressed grave concern over heightened degree panic in valley. “Any tinkering with Article 370 or Article 35-A will be disastrous for the state,” Laigaroo said, adding that “We will fight till death against […]

Engineers defer strike due to prevailing situation in JK

Srinagar, Aug 4: The State Joint Action Committee of Graduate Engineering Associations (SJAC-K) on Sunday deferred the proposed strike in wake of the prevailing situation in Jammu and Kashmir. “It has been unanimously decided to defer the proposed pen down strike which was scheduled to be held on August 6th and 7th due to the […]

Vakil asks PM Modi to break silence on prevailing situation in Kashmir

Srinagar, Aug 4: People’s Conference senior vice president and former minister, Abdul Gani Vakil Sunday appealed Prime Minister Narendra Modi to hold a meeting of all parties from Jammu and Kashmir before taking any decision and take into confidence the people of the state while adhering to fulfil the promise of Insaaniyat, Jumooriyat and Kashmiriyat. […]

Two drug peddlers arrested in Srinagar

Srinagar, Aug 4: Two drug peddlers were arrested by police during a naka checking in the downtown Srinagar, a police spokesman said Sunday afternoon. He said a naka checking was set up at Syed Kocha Kawdara under police station M R Gunj in the downtown. During the naka checking, a three-wheeler was stopped and during […]

Shopkeeper shoots wife, kills self in Doda

Jammu, Aug 4: A 29-year-old shopkeeper allegedly committed suicide on Sunday after shooting at and critically injuring his wife in Doda district, police said. Ankush Sharma fired at his wife Ashwani (23) from his licensed 12-bore gun at his home in village Gatha around 1.15 pm and then shot himself, the sub-divisional police officer (SDPO) […]