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JRL submits memorandum to UN

Asks Antonio to take notice of Kashmir rights violations Srinagar, Jul 21 (KNS): The Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) on Friday submitted a memorandum to Secretary General of United Nations Antonio Guterres in which the leaders asked the world body to take notice of human rights violations in Kashmir. JRL comprising Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Yasin Malik, said the memorandum ... Read More »

A killing with three versions

Budgam, July 21, CNS: After the killing of a youth in Central Kashmir’s Budgam district Police and Army released their separate versions almost clashing with each other.      Police said Army opened fire in Beerwah after mistaking fire cracker sound for grenade blast while Army said some stone-pelters tried to snatch weapons from the patrol party.       People who were accompanying ... Read More »

Mehbooba asks country’s media watchdogs to help in correct, contextual portrayal of JK

Says State’s media fraternity performed even in difficult times, maintained professional integrity SRINAGAR, JULY 21: Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti has asked country’s top media watchdog organizations to help in correct and contextual portrayal of the happenings in the State. Interacting with the visiting team of Press Council of India which met her here today, the Chief Minister said a section of ... Read More »

Youth killed, another injured in Army firing

KC News  (Beerwah)Budgam: A youth was killed after army allegedly opened fire on a group of youth in Beerwah town of central Kashmir’s Budgam district on Friday. Local sources said that the youth – identified as Tanveer Ahmad Wani, 23, son of Mohammad Akbar Wani a resident of Beerwah town  – was critically injured after he was hit by a bullet ... Read More »

Some unseen, mysterious forces desperate to create chaos in state: Geelani

   Rejects idea of calling UN resolution as un-islamic Srinagar, Jul 20 (KNS): Syed Ali Geelani on Thursday said that some unseen and mysterious forces are desperate to create chaos in state. These forces are maligning ongoing freedom movement, have started a feverish campaign against pro-found leadership and ideology of Pakistan, added Geelani. Our movement is an indigenous in nature ... Read More »

Restrictions under sec 144 in Srinagar parts on Fri: DC

  JRL has called for UN march Srinagar, Jul 20: The district administration on Thursday decided to impose restrictions in the areas falling under the jurisdiction of eight Police Stations on Friday. Deputy Commissioner (DC) Srinagar, Farooq Ahmad Lone told KNS that “the restrictions under section 144 will be imposed in the areas falling under the jurisdiction fo ight police ... Read More »

Death of girl triggers protest in Shopian, 28 people injured in clashes

  SRINAGAR | JULY 20 (PTK):  At least 28 people were injured during clashes between protesters and security forces on Thursday in Zainapora village of Shopian district after an army vehicle crushed a 9-year-old girl to death.   Reports said that army vehicle crushed a 9-year-old girl to death in the village which caused outrage and people from adjoining villages took to streets ... Read More »

Desist from military adventurism: Mirwaiz to India-Pakistan

Srinagar, July 19, CNS: Expressing serious concern and anguish over the escalation in violence between India and Pakistan on the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir, resulting in civilian and soldiers deaths on both sides and great hardships for those living near the line of control,APHC’s incarcerated chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq  asked the leadership of both countries to desist from ... Read More »