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Thrashing of a shopkeeper and damaging vehicles spark protest against Army in South Kashmir hamlet

Pulwama, Mar 24, CNS: The vandalizing of public property and thrashing of a shopkeeper sparked a protest in Mandora hamlet of Tral town in South Kashmir's Pulwama district. Reports said locals staged a massive protest and blocked the road demanding stern action against soldiers responsible for intimidating locals. The protesters alleged that army soldiers thrashed a local and vandalized private property ... Read More »

KEA seeks UN attention as West Pak refugees get state subject in JK

Asks Govt to come clear on the issue Srinagar, Mar 23 (KNS): The Kashmir Economic Alliance Chairman Haji Muhammad Yasin Khan has expressed serious over the news reports that numerous West Pakistan Refugees living in Jammu and Kashmir have acquired privileges which only the permanent state subjects of Jammu and Kashmir can enjoy. In a handout, Khan who also heads ... Read More »

Ulema, religious clerics should stop spreading hate: Malik

Welcomes judicial probe order into Naeem’s killing Srinagar, Mar 23 (KNS): Chairman of Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF), Muhammad Yasin Malik Friday said that Ulema and religious scholars are most esteemed but they should stop fringe among their ranks from spreading hate among Muslims. “Kashmiris are being slaughtered at ceasefire line (LoC) but international community seems to maintain slumber. Kashmiri ... Read More »

Delhi wants to muzzle Kashmir struggle with its military might: Mirwaiz

Felicitates Pakistan on ‘Pakistan Day’ Srinagar, Mar 23 (KNS): Hurriyat Conference (M) chairman, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq Friday said the recent statements by RSS and Ministers in GOI make it clear that the New Delhi will continue with its ‘stubborn and unrealistic policy’ in dealing with the Kashmir dispute militarily. Addressing Friday congregational gathering at the historic Jamia Masjid, Mirwaiz as ... Read More »

Naeem Akhtar for promoting Theatre Culture in JK

‘Chanakya’ staged on inaugural day of 8th Theatre Olympics in Jammu JAMMU, MARCH 22: Minister for Public Works, Naeem Akhtar today inaugurated 11-day long 8th Theatre Olympics at Abhinav Theatre here. The Jammu chapter of Theatre Olympics 2018 is being organized by National School of Drama (NSD) under the aegis of Ministry of Culture, Government of India with the support of Jammu and ... Read More »

Kulgam youth thrashed by gunmen succumbs in hospital

Kulgam, Mar 22, CNS: Omais Rashid Bhat who was allegedly roughed up and tortured by militants on March 8 this month succumbed to his injuries at SKIMS this morning. Militants had reportedly owned the attack on him in south Kashmir’s Kulgam district claiming that the said “youth had gone astray and was involved in anti-movement activities’. Police had said that one ... Read More »

Draconian laws offshoots of unresolved Kashmir problem: Geelani

Srinagar, Mar 21, CNS: Syed Ali Geelani on Wednesday said that AFSPA and PSA were offshoots of an unresolved Kashmir problem, saying the dictatorial rule, imposition of draconian laws and continuation of forced occupation of New Delhi, reflect the acceptance of defeat by the authorities as it signifies their nervousness and fear of facing the rightful resistance from people. Referring to the Statement ... Read More »

Pakistan a worldly hope for Muslim world: JKDFP

‘Death of Maqbool Sahil an intellectual loss’ Srinagar, Mar 21 (KNS): Felicitating Pakistan on the eve of its national day, the Jammu Kashmir Democratic Freedom Party (JKDFP) today said the Pakistan Resolution, passed on this day in 1940 in Lahore, was a source of inspiration and guideline for the Muslims of Indian subcontinent. While felicitating the government of Pakistan, its ... Read More »

Mirwaiz visits slain militant Eisa Fazili’s residence

Expresses serious concern over continuing disappearance of a Kupwara student Srinagar, Mar 21 (KNS): Hurriyat Conference (M) chairperson Mirwaiz Umar Farooq expressed shock and grief over the sudden death of Kashmir’s noted poet, author, and journalist Maqbool Sahil and termed his contribution invaluable. Mirwaiz termed the death of Sahil as a big loss for the entire journalist and literature fraternity ... Read More »

Youth has lost the will to live a dignified life: G H Mir

‘Valley passing through most crucial times; need to rekindle hope to live in our youth’ Srinagar, Mar 21 (KNS): DPN President and former Minister Ghulam Hassan Mir said that valley is passing though a crucial situation as day in and day out death and destruction is taking place. Mir was addressing a huge public meeting at Wahigund Block Kaipora.  “There ... Read More »