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Malik condemns slapping of 5th PSA on Maisuma youth

Terms it as ‘state sponsored terrorism’ Srinagar, Feb 28 (KNS): Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF), Muhammad Yasin Malik on Tuesday condemned the slapping of yet another PSA on a Maisuma youth Ashiq Hussein who is languishing in Kotbalwal jail from last many years. According to a statement issued to KNS, JKLF chief said that Ashiq has been ... Read More »

MHA advisory an open declaration of war against Kashmiris, says G H Mir

Asks Home Ministry to clarify reports authenticity, take remedial measures Srinagar, Feb 27 (KNS): Former Minister and DPN chief Ghulam Hassan Mir on Monday expressed concern over the recently released MHA report, saying if report is authentic, it is tantamount to declaring war against the people of Kashmir. Mir in a telephonic statement told KNS that the MHA must come ... Read More »

MHA report direct interference in religious matters: Jama’at

Srinagar, Feb 27, CNS:  Jama’at-e-Islami Jammu and Kashmir on Monday denounced the suggestions made in the report submitted by the Indian security agencies to Ministry of Home Affairs regarding controlling the Masajid (Mosques) and Madaris (Religious Seminaries) and termed it as direct interference in the religious matters of Muslims in Kashmir which also amounts to the blatant violation of fundamental ... Read More »

Govt’s thrust on holistic development, socio-economic empowerment: Hanjura

  Rs 1.5 cr spent on various development works in Chrar-e-Sharief constituency under CDF SRINAGAR, FEBUARY 26- Minister for Agriculture, Ghulam Nabi Lone Hanjura, has said that present dispensation is committed to holistic development of J&K with emphasis on socio-economic empowerment of the people. “The Government is endeavoring hard for the State’s sustained development by laying special thrust on improving ... Read More »

Mirwaiz addresses Japan media, Kashmiri diaspora via video conference

‘We hope our hues and cries are heard by world’ Srinagar, Feb 26 (KNS): Addressing members of Japanese Media at an event on Kashmir organised by Pakistani and Kashmiri diaspora at the Tokyo Press Club, in Japan Hurriyat Conference (M) Chairman, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq said that lasting peace, stability and economic development would elude South Asia until the Kashmir dispute ... Read More »

Man kills wife in Anantnag, arrested: Police

‘Case registered, investigation ongoing’ Anantnag, Feb 25 (KNS): A 28-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly killing his wife in a fit of rage in Kanalwan village of Bijbehara area of South Kashmir’s Anantnag district, police said. According to KNS Correspondent, the accused has been identified as Bilal Ahmad Sofi, son of Muhammad Ashraf Sofi, resident of Kanalwan village in ... Read More »

NC’s U-turns responsible for alienation, armed conflict in Kashmir: PDP

Farooq’s Kashmir freedom remark targeted on electoral gains Srinagar, Feb 25 (KNS): A day after National Conference president eulogised militants for fighting “freedom struggle in Kashmir”, PDP said that such U-turns and changing political colours by the NC has sown seeds of alienation and violence in the State, particularly in Kashmir. PDP senior leader and government spokesman Naeem Akhtar said ... Read More »

Kunan-Poshpora incident ‘haunting reality of Indian oppression’: Malik

JKLF protests in Srinagar Srinagar, Feb 24 (KNS): Chairman of Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF), Muhammad Yasin Malik on Friday said that ‘Kunan-Poshpora mass rape is a haunting reality of Indian oppression in Jammu Kashmir.’ In a statement issued to KNS, Malik said, “Savagery exhibited by Indian army at Kunan-Poshpora and no criminal penalized yet exposing the ugly face of ... Read More »

Soura family accuse CRPF of thrashing their physically challenged son

Srinagar, Feb 23, CNS:  A family from Soura area of Srinagar city Thursday demanded action against Para-military Central Reserve Police Force personnel for allegedly thrashing their physically challenged son to the extent that the victim even after the treatment is unable to move or eat anything.      Ghulam Muhammad Kandoo, a resident of Ganaie Mohalla Soura along with medical history ... Read More »

Kunan Poshpora tragedy living proof of state terrorism: Geelani

  SRINAGAR | FEB 21 (PTK): On the completion of 26 years of Kunan Poshpora tragedy, APHC chairman Syed Ali Geelani said that this heart wrenching incident is a living proof of the state terrorism and fascism of India in Kashmir and it can be assumed that how-grave war crimes are committed by the Indian occupational forces in Jammu & ... Read More »