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Oppn to move no confidence motion against Speaker Assembly, Chairman Council

Akbar Lone, Jora condemn LA Speaker, LC Chairman for attending the meeting convened by CM Srinagar, Jan 04 (KNS): The Opposition comprising National Conference, Congress, CPI (M), PDF and Awami Itihad Party would move two separate no confidence motions against Speaker Assembly Kavinder Gupta in Assembly and Chairman Legislative Council Haji Anayat Ali over their alleged participation in a meeting ... Read More »

Oppn boycotts Assembly over demand for debate on civilian killings in Kashmir

Attempts of Veeri to persuade the Oppn to come back failed Jammu, Jan 03 (KNS): After creating pandemonium over the disallowed by Speaker Assembly Kavinder Gupta the entire opposition staged a walkout and boycotted the proceedings of the house for the whole day despite the assurance from the Speaker that house will debate Kashmir civilian killings for one hour later. According ... Read More »

Joint Resistance Leadership calls for shutdown in Sopore to mark anniversary of 1993 massacre

Srinagar, Jan 3 : Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Mohammad Umer Farooq and Mohammad Yasin Malik called for complete shutdown in north Kashmir’s Sopore town on January 6 to mark the anniversary on Sopore massacre in which Indian forces had killed about 55 people, 25 years back and set Sopore market and adjoining areas on fire. “To mar that day, people of Sopore are ... Read More »

“PDP welcomes governor’s Offer for engagement “

Initiative of taking dialogue process through Centre’s Special Representative most appreciable: Madni Srinagar, Jan 3 :::Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) appreciates the  state Government’s resolve to take the initiative of dialogue through the institution of Centre’s Special Representative to its logical conclusion .  Party welcomes the Governor’s offer for engagement as a sincere and concerted follow up “  made in his ... Read More »

Obituary motion on Ex legislators passed in Assembly

Speaker adjourns assembly for the day Jammu, Jan 02 (KNS): Assembly was adjourned for the day after the house passed obituary motion to condole the deaths of eight former legislators. An hour after the Governor's address boycotted by the entire opposition excepting Independent Legislator Engineer Rashid, the assembly started the proceedings with a motion on obituary references over the deaths ... Read More »

Assembly session likely to begin on a stormy note today

NC, Cong others all set to corner the government on law and order situation,panchayat polls, social media gag on employees Srinagar, Jan 01 (KNS): The budget session of Jammu and Kashmir assembly is likely to begin on a stormy note tomorrow as the main opposition National Conference and the second largest opposition party in the assembly Congress have worked out strategies to ... Read More »

Thousands participate in the last rites of two slain militants

Clashes leave many wounded Pulwama, Jan 1, CNS: Amid restrictions thousands of people participated in the last rites of two fidayeen local slain militants at their native villages of Drabgam and Nazneepora Tral here in South Kashmir’s Pulwama district.          The two fidayeen militants Manzoor Ahmed Baba of Drabgam and Fardeen Ahmed Khandey of Nazneenpora Tral were killed yesterday when they ... Read More »

Pulwama and Shopian observe shutdown to mourn the killing of two fidayeen militants

Pulwama, Jan 1, CNS: The twin districts of South Kashmir Pulwama and Shopian observed a complete shutdown on Monday.     The shutdown was observed to mourn the killing of two militants from Pulwama district.     The two fidayeen militants Manzoor Ahmed Baba of Drabgam and Fardeen Ahmed Khandey of Nazneenpora Tral were killed yesterday when they resorted to an audacious attack on ... Read More »