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Dy CM greets people on Eid ul Azha

SRINAGAR, SEPTEMBER 12: Deputy Chief Minister, Dr Nirmal Singh has greeted people of the State on the eve of Eid ul Azha. In his felicitation message, the Dy. CM hoped that this auspicious occasion would further strengthen the bonds of communal harmony and brotherhood and usher the State into a period of sustained peace, progress and prosperity. Read More »

Prof Amitabh Mattoo greets people on Eid-ul-Azha

  SRINAGAR, SEPTEMBER 12: Advisor to Chief Minister, Prof. Amitabh Mattoo today has greeted people on the auspicious occasion of Eid-ul-Azha. In his message of felicitation, the Advisor hoped that the festival would further strengthen the bonds of communal harmony, brotherhood, amity and glorious pluralistic ethos. Praying for well-being and prosperity of people, Prof. Amitabh Mattoo hoped that the day would be ... Read More »

Celebrate Eid with victim families: APSCC to people

Asks Sikh community members to visit affected families, share Eid greetings Srinagar, Sep 12 (KNS): Expressing happiness over the occasion of Eid-Ul-Azha, All Parties Sikh Coordination Committee (APSCC) has asked people to celebrate the festival among the families whose family members were either killed or injured during the present unrest. In a statement issued to KNS, APSCC Chairman Jagmohan Singh ... Read More »

Offer Eid Nimaz at 8:30 am in all places: Separatist leadership

Appeals religious organizations to cooperate Srinagar, Sep 12 (KNS): In response to the repeated requests from people in general and youth in particular, the separatist leadership including Hurriyat (G) chairman, Syed Ali Geelani, Hurriyat (M) chairman, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and JKLF chief, Mohammad Yasin MalikMonday appealed the nation to offer Eid Nimaz exactly at 8:30 am. In a statement issued ... Read More »

Present regime deaf, dumb, blind: NC

‘Pretending all is well’ Srinagar, Sep 12 (KNS): National Conference senior leader Ali Muhammad Sagar Monday said that pellets didn’t blind anyone during 2010 unrest as Special Operation Procedure (SOP) was followed by the forces. He said that present regime is “deaf, dumb and blind and are least bothered about the sufferings of people.” “Presently, pellets are fired on chests ... Read More »

Govt failed to improve situation even for one day: Congress

“Situation same as it was on July 8” Srinagar, Sep 12 (KNS): State Congress Chief GA Mir Monday said that Mehbooba Mufti has played “irresponsible role” as opposition leader in 2010 and as a Chief Minister in 2016, resulting in deterioration of situation in Kashmir. “The present regime has so far failed to improve the unrest even for a single ... Read More »

Eid-ul-Azha celebration; Authorities likely to place restrictions

‘No festivity anywhere on Eid eve’ Srinagar, Sep 12 (KNS): Though the separatist leadership has called for UN chalo on Tuesday, the Muslims across Jammu and Kashmir are celebrating Eid-ul-Azha, the festival of sacrifice, on with utmost austerity amid observing complete shutdown. If sources are believed, the authorities will be barring people to offer congregational Eid prayers at Eidgah, Polo ... Read More »

Situation in Kashmir would have been different, if recommendations acted upon: Padgoankar

“Govt must implement, update, some of them on priority”  Srinagar, Sep 10 (KNS): Former interlocutor Dileep Padgoankar Saturday said that the present situation in Kashmir would have been different in case government of India would have acted upon atleast on some of the recommendations, made by a team of interlocutors in 2010. Talking to KNS over phone, he said that team had ... Read More »

Day 65; two youth killed in Shopian, Anantnag, death toll mounting

Six stone pelting incidents reported today: Police Srinagar, Sep 10 (KNS): With no let up in civilian killings in Kashmir in the past 65 days, two youth were killed in different districts of South Kashmir after forces fired tear smoke shells and pellets on Saturday to foil the pro-freedom rallies in the Anantnag and Shopian district, taking the overall death toll to 78 ... Read More »

Mehbooba’s scooty is Nero’s fiddle, says National Conference

Srinagar, Sep 9, CNS:  National Conference on Friday expressed “shock and disappointment” over Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti’s lack of “empathy and seriousness” in a time of “unprecedented turmoil and misery in Kashmir.” Lashing out at the CM for “going for scooty joyrides” in Jammu while Kashmir is under virtual siege for the 63rd day today, NC State spokesperson Junaid Azim ... Read More »