Lockout of Information Deptt offices against suspension of AIO Kupwara across JK triggers huge crisis

Srinagar: Lockout of all the offices of Information department across Jammu and Kashmir in protest against the suspension and attachment of an assistant information officer by Deputy Commissioner Kupwara has triggered a huge crisis in mid election season when the notification for the first phase of Lok Sabha polls has been issued by the Election […]

Awantipora Teacher’s Killing: JRL announces protest program, calls for shutdown on Wednesday

Awantipora Teacher’s Killing: JRL announces protest program, calls for shutdown on Wednesday

Srinagar : Following the killing of an Awantipora resident in police custody on Monday night, the Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) has called for the complete shutdown on Wednesday March 20, 2019. Quoiting JRL, the spokesman strongly condemned the “custodial” killing of 28-year-old school teacher Rizwan Asad Pandith of Awantipora who was picked up by the […]

Brutal killing of teacher in police custody questions safety of life: Mirwaiz

Brutal killing of teacher in police custody questions safety of life: Mirwaiz

Srinagar : Hurriyat Conference (M) Chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq termed the killing of a teacher in police custody once again exposes the vulnerability of Kashmiris. In a tweet Mirwaiz said, “Distraught at the brutal custodial killing of young Rizwan Ahmed of Awantipora. The brutal killing once again exposes the, helplessness, vulnerability and insecurity to the […]

Spontaneous shutdown, clashes in Awantipora against youth’s custodial death

Spontaneous shutdown, clashes in Awantipora against youth’s custodial death

Srinagar : Amid a spontaneous shutdown, clashes erupted between youth and government forces in Awantipora area of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Tuesday following the custodial death of a school teacher. Reports said that soon after the news of the killing spread in the area, people especially youth took to streets and protested against the killing. […]

Hasnain Masoodi is NC’s Anantnag Parliamentary constituency candidate

Hasnain Masoodi is NC’s Anantnag Parliamentary constituency candidate

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir National conference has decided to field Hasnain Masoodi from Anantnag parliamentary constituency in the upcoming Lok Sabha polls. NC insiders said that the name of Masoodi was finalised in a meeting at the party headquarters Nawa- e -Subha, Srinagar. Yesterday, the party said in a statement that the parliamentary board decided to […]

School teacher, arrested in militancy case, dies in custody

School teacher, arrested in militancy case, dies in custody

Srinagar: A school teacher, who was arrested in connection with a militancy case, has died in a police custody here, prompting the department to request for a magisterial inquiry, officials said on Tuesday. Rizwan Pandit, 28, a resident of Awantipora in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district, died during the intervening night of Monday and Tuesday, […]

Prominent religious cleric among 11 persons arrested during nocturnal raids in Pulwama

Prominent religious cleric among 11 persons arrested during nocturnal raids in Pulwama

Srinagar: A prominent religious cleric Moulvi Mohammad Amin and 10 other youth have been arrested during nocturnal raids from Pulwama villages on Tuesday. An official said a joint team of forces including Jammu and Kashmir police raided the house of Moulvi Amin at Washbugh in Pulwama and arrested him. Moulvi Amin is Khateeb (Imam) of Khankhahi Mir […]

Heavy firing on LoC in Jammu and Kashmir

Heavy firing on LoC in Jammu and Kashmir

Agencies Jammu : Heavy firing exchanges took place between Indian and Pakistani troopers on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir, a defence official said on Tuesday. “The Pakistani troops resorted to unprovoked ceasefire violation in Rajouri’s Sunderbani sector and Jammu’s Akhnoor sector on Monday night,” Defence Ministry spokesman Lieutenant Colonel Devender Anand […]

Missing Sopore boy traced in Jammu: Police

Missing Sopore boy traced in Jammu: Police

(Agencies) Srinagar :   Police on Monday said that a missing Sopore boy was located in Jammu city this afternoon, and efforts were on to bring him back home. Danish Bashir Khan (13), according to his family members, went missing yesterday morning after he left his home in Hatlangoo area of Sopore. The family had lodged […]

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