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AFSPA should go to remove atrocities on people: Hakeem Yaseen

Says this draconian law being misused in Kashmir Srinagar, Apr 26 (KNS): Peoples Democratic Front (PDF) chairman and MLA Khansahib, Hakeem Muhammad Yasin has flayed statement of the BJP General Secretary, Ashok Koul that AFSPA would not be revoked from the state. He has urged the need to revoke AFSPA from the state adding that this draconian law, which gives ... Read More »

Geelani hails Pak president’s statement

‘Pakistan always stood like a rock guarding our cause’ Srinagar, Apr 26 (KNS): Stressing that the peace, stability, and development of whole South Asia are connected to the resolution of the Kashmir issue, Syed Ali Geelani said that for the peace and development of the region, the 15 million people of the whole of Jammu and Kashmir have to decide ... Read More »

Order over pay anomaly to be issued tomorrow: Altaf Bukhari

Strike to continue till a written assurance from the Govt: JKL Clerical Association Srinagar, Apr 26 (KNS): Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh Clerical Association has threatened to continue strike till government extends a written assurance on pressing demands including pay anomaly. Talking to KNS, President Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh Clerical Association Ali Mohammad said that the strike will continue till the ... Read More »

Div Com inspects Rambagh flyover project

Finishing touch on first phase of flyover SRINAGAR, APRIL 26: Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Baseer Ahmad Khan today inspected the construction work on Jahangir Chowk-Rambagh flyover and TRC Grade separator and directed the officials to complete the projects in a mission mode.  The Div Com was accompanied by DDC Srinagar, Traffic advisor and officials of R&B, ERA and the construction company. The Div Com said that ... Read More »

CS holds meeting with World Bank ISR Mission; Reviews progress on JTFR Project

JAMMU, APRIL 26: Chief Secretary, B B Vyas today convened a meeting with the visiting World Bank ISR Mission to review the progress on the World Bank funded Jhelum and Tawi Flood Recovery Project (JTFRP), here today. The meeting was attended by Principal Secretary I&C Shailendra Kumar, Commissioner Secretary R&B Sanjeev Verma, Task Team Leader World Bank Deepak Singh, CEO JTFRP Vinod ... Read More »

Iron fist policy pushing Kashmiri youth to wall: APHC

Srinagar, April 26, CNS: All Parties Hurriyat Conference has paid rich tributes to four armed youth – Abid Ahmed, Ishfaq Ahmed, Javaid Ahmed and Mufti Yasir martyred in Lam, Tral in an encounter with the government forces stating that sacrifices offered for a great and sacred cause can never be forgotten and that it was the collective responsibility of the leadership ... Read More »

Many students wounded in knife attack at Kashmir University

Srinagar, Apr 26, CNS: Many students were injured after a student during a scuffle attacked them with a knife at Kashmir University.   A spokesperson of the Kashmir University said that: “A scuffle was reported between some students of the Department of Law this morning. During the said scuffle, some students were reported to be injured and have been referred for first-aid. ... Read More »

Mufti Yasir of JeM was one among the four militants killed in Tral Forest encounter

  Tral, Apr 26, CNS: Director General of Police SP Vaid Thursday claimed that one of the militants killed in Tral forest gunfight was the operational commander of the Jaish-e-Muhammad militant outfit. In a tweet, Vaid said: “Operational commander of JeM Mufti Yasir was among those killed in joint operation in upper reaches of Tral.” He also tweeted an undated purported picture of ... Read More »

Salman Khursheed’s statement welcome, introspection the way forward: Dr. Farooq

‘Injustices of the past need to be acknowledged, can’t be repeated’ Srinagar, Apr 25 (KNS): National Conference President and Member of Parliament for Srinagar, Dr. Farooq Abdullah on Wednesday while welcoming the remarks for Senior Congress Leader Salman Khursheed made at the Aligarh Muslim University, said introspection at a national level was important to initiate reconciliation between various communities in the country.  ... Read More »

Mian Altaf seeks Ex-gratia, SRO for families of Kangan youth

‘CM Mehbooba during her visit to Kangan had assured of providing relief’ Srinagar, Apr 25 (KNS): Senior National Conference leader and Member legislative Assembly Kangan Mian Altaf Ahmed has expressed concern over the delay of providing Ex-gratia and giving SRO cases to the next of kin of the families of two youth Gowhar Ahmed Rather and Amir Lone who were ... Read More »