Decision on AIIMS issue by July 20, Kashmir government to agitators

Decision on AIIMS issue by July 20, Kashmir government to agitators

The 72-hour long bandh call given by AIIMS coordination committee was called off today after the Jammu and Kashmir government assured to hold talks with the Centre and take a decision on the issue by July 20. “We have given...
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‘Panun Kashmir’ to hold demonstration on World Refugee Day

‘Panun Kashmir’ to hold demonstration on World Refugee Day

Panun Kashmir, an organisation representing migrated Kashmiri Pandits, will highlight plights of the displaced community on World Refugee Day, on Saturday. A demonstration will be held here to make national and international communities recognise “the gr...
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Don’t declare July 13 as Martyrs’ Day, Panun Kashmir asks J&K govt

Don’t declare July 13 as Martyrs’ Day, Panun Kashmir asks J&K govt

Panun Kashmir, an organisation for displaced Kashmiri Pandits, on Thursday appealed the J&K government to stop observing July 13 as Martyrs’ Day, owing to the humiliation subjected to the community on this day in 1931. “Various political partie...
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Wet weather from tomorrow again, mercury remain below normal in Kashmir

Wet weather from tomorrow again, mercury remain below normal in Kashmir

Wet weather is predicted again in the region from tomorrow while the mercury remained below normal in the Kashmir valley though the weather remained dry during the past 24 hours. A Met department spokesperson said here this afternoon that there...
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Holy fasting month of Ramzan from tomorrow in Kashmir

Holy fasting month of Ramzan from tomorrow in Kashmir

The holy fasting month of Ramzan will commence from tomorrow in the Kashmir valley, where authorities have announced uninterrupted power supply to people though the prices of essentials, particularly vegetables, remained high. As no moon was sighted yesterday ...
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Sopore Killings joint ploy of intelligence, police: UJC

Sopore Killings joint ploy of intelligence, police: UJC

Allegations against Hizb baseless: Sallah-ud-din Chairman United Jihad Council (UJC) and Supreme Commander of Hizb-ul-Mujahideen (HM) Syed Sallah ud Din Wednesday said Indian intelligence agencies were behind the Sopore killings. The Hizb chief was addressing ...
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Rethink on relation with BJP: PDP MP tells party leadership

Rethink on relation with BJP: PDP MP tells party leadership

Senior PDP leader and Member Parliament Tariq Hamid Karra Tuesday urged his party leadership to “rethink its relation” with the Bharatiya Janata Party “if the Government of India continues with same prejudiced approach towards Kashmir.” In a hard-hitti...
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Development should be broad-based: Dr Drabu

Development should be broad-based: Dr Drabu

Hanjura for prioritizing Agriculture, Horticulture sectors for NABRD funding Maintaining that development should not be dependent on doles, the Minister for Finance, Labour and Employment Dr Haseeb Drabu today said that stakeholders should also be involved in ...
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Ramazan to begin in Saudi Arabia tomorrow

Ramazan to begin in Saudi Arabia tomorrow

Thursday would be observed in Saudi Arabia as the first day of Ramazan, said the Saudi Supreme Court on Tuesday night. According to website of the Arab News, the Saudi court made the announcement after no one reported having seen...
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‘UJC probing Sopore killings’

‘UJC probing Sopore killings’

The militant outfit Hizbul Mujahideen Tuesday said United Jehad Council (UJC) is probing the Sopore killings. In a statement to a local news gathering agency CNS, Hizb spokesperson Syed Sadaqat Hussain said, “Police have no credentials to investigate the rec...
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