BJP says goodbye to PDP in J&K, Mehbooba Mufti resigns

BJP says goodbye to PDP in J&K, Mehbooba Mufti resigns

SRINAGAR: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has pulled out of the alliance with Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday. Mehbooba Mufti has sent her resignation to the Governor. The state is likely headed for President’s rule now. Confirming the development at a press conference, BJP leader Ram Madhav said, “We have […]

JRL calls shutdown on Wednesday against Shujaat’s killing, civilian deaths

JRL calls shutdown on Wednesday against Shujaat’s killing, civilian deaths

Srinagar: Kashmir’s  Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) comprising Syed Ali Shah Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq  and Muhammad Yasin Malik  have called for a complete strike on Wednesday in Kashmir against killing of senior journalist Shujaat Bukhari and the continuous civilian deaths in the Valley. In a statement, JRL said, “The civilian killings in the Valley have […]

CASO returns as MHA calls off ceasefire in Kashmir

CASO returns as MHA calls off ceasefire in Kashmir

Srinagar, June 18:  Government forces on Monday launched a cordon-and-search-operation (CASO) in south Kashmir’s Bijbehara  area. This is the first CASO in the area following the calling off of the unilateral ceasefire announced by the Union Home Ministry in Kashmir during the month of Ramadhan. “The search operation was launched in Waghama village of Bijbehara […]

2 militants killed in ongoing  Bandipora operation  

2 militants killed in ongoing  Bandipora operation  

Srinagar, June 18: Two more militants were killed after a gunfight broke out during the ongoing  operation launched forces’ operation launched in Panar forest area of north Kashmir’s Bandipora district ten days ago. A local news agency GNS reported that a fresh gunfight broke out between the militants and the joint team of army’s 14 […]

4 civilians injured in Manasbal park

4 civilians injured in Manasbal park

Srinagar, June 17: Four civilians were injured in a mysterious blast at a park in Manasbal health resort in central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district on Sunday. Reports and eyewitnesses said that the blast occured inside a dust bin when the park was filled with people. All the injured have been rushed to anearby hospital and are […]

Man shot dead in Kulgam

Man shot dead in Kulgam

Srinagar, June 17: A man was killed after unknown gunmen fired upon him at Kelam in south Kashmir’s Kulgam district on Sunday evening. SSP Kulgam Harmeet Singh said that militants fired upon a person Muhammad Iqbal Kawa. He was rushed to Janglat Mandi hospital where he succumbed to injuries. Soon after the incident whole area […]

Unknown gunmen fire upon 2 persons in Shopian

Unknown gunmen fire upon 2 persons in Shopian

Srinagar, June 16: Two persons were injured after shot at by unknown gunmen at Trenz village of south Kashmir’s Shopian district on Saturday evening. Official sources said that unknown gunmen fired upon two persons namely Aijaz Ahmad Mir and Sheraaz Ahmad Malik at Trenz. In the incident, both the persons suffered injuries and were immediately […]

Police refute news reports, claim Anantnag youth died in grenade explosion

Police refute news reports, claim Anantnag youth died in grenade explosion

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Police on Saturday refuted news reports over the death of a youth in south Kashmir’s Anantnag district. “As reported by certain sections of media that one person died in clashes with security forces at Anantnag is refuted,” said a spokesman. “Preliminary investigation reveals that a hand grenade exploded resulting in the […]

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