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Grand Mufti fixes Rs 50 per person as Sadaqat- Ul- fitr

Grand Mufti fixes Rs 50 per person as Sadaqat- Ul- fitr

The grand Mufti, Nasir-ul lslam on Sunday fixed Rs.5O as Sadaqat-al fitr (charity) per person in the family. Sadaqat-al fltr is a duty required of every Muslim and becomes obligatory to pay it before the beginning of Eid prayer and could be given from beginning of the holy month of Ramadan. “The sadaqat -al-fitr which […]

12 Militants Killed In Ramadan So Far, Police Attribute Success Of Operations To ‘Credible Flow Of Information’

12 Militants Killed In Ramadan So Far, Police Attribute Success Of Operations To ‘Credible Flow Of Information’

Srinagar: Amid surge in encounters during Ramadan across south and north Kashmir with 12 militants having been killed since May 10, the security agencies on Saturday attributed the success of operations to “credible flow of information” about the presence of militants. After the killing of a militant affiliated with the Islamic State of Jammu and […]

Kashmir shuts against militants, civilian killings

Kashmir shuts against militants, civilian killings

Restrictions imposed in Downtown, Srinagar; No Friday prayers allowed in Jamia Masjid Train services suspended, Exams postponed Srinagar: Normal life was crippled as Kashmir valley observed a complete shutdown on Friday against the killings of militants and civilians. The shutdown call was given by JRL (Joint Resistance Leadership) comprising of Hurriyat (G) Chairman Syed Ali […]

Father kills daughter for failing to wake him up for Sehri

Father kills daughter for failing to wake him up for Sehri

PAKISTAN/PUNJAB: A father allegedly killed his daughter for failing to wake him up for Sehri. According to Geo News, Mukhtar Ahmed a resident of Pakpattan said his brother Gulzar Ahmed opened fire on his daughter for not waking him up for Sehri. Police lodged a case on the complaint of the deceased’s uncle and arrested the […]

Any students who miss today’s KU exams will be allowed to appear again: DC Pulwama

Any students who miss today’s KU exams will be allowed to appear again: DC Pulwama

SRINAGAR: Deputy Commissioner Pulwama Syed Abid Rasheed said that If any students who miss today’s Kashmir University examination will be allowed to appear again. In a tweet “Have spoken to Authorities of Kashmir University again, they are going ahead with the exams. However Any students who miss out today’s exam due to the prevailing law […]

Asif Ali, Mohammad Amir to be included in Pakistan’s World Cup squad

Asif Ali, Mohammad Amir to be included in Pakistan’s World Cup squad

BRISTOL: Pakistan head coach Mickey Arthur, skipper Sarfaraz Ahmed and chief selector Inzamam-ul-Haq have decided to include batsman Asif Ali and fast bowler Mohammad Amir in the squad for the upcoming ICC Cricket World Cup, sources close to the matter informed Geo News. It has been decided that to make way for these two, struggling all-rounder […]

undergraduate exams as per schedule: Controller Examinations

undergraduate exams as per schedule: Controller Examinations

Srinagar: Authorities at the University of Kashmir on Thursday said that the undergraduate exams of all the affiliated colleges of the varsity shall be held as per schedule. Prof Farooq Mir, Controller Examination, said: “Undergrad exams at KU’s affiliated colleges are being held as per schedule.” Many students rang up Kashmir Reader about the apprehensions […]

Traffic Plan On 16th May For Kashmir Highways

Traffic Plan On 16th May For Kashmir Highways

Srinagar: The traffic plan on 16th May, 2019 for different highways in Jammu and Kashmir is described below. Srinagar-Jammu NHW: Subject to fair weather and clearance of road only one way traffic from Jammu towards Srinagar for both LMV’s/HMV’s. Mughal Road: Only one way traffic from Jammu towards Srinagar for both LMV’s/HMV’s. Srinagar-Sonmarg-Gumari Road:Only one way traffic […]

AAC announces ‘Hafta-e-Shahadat’ program from May 18

AAC announces ‘Hafta-e-Shahadat’ program from May 18

Srinagar, May 15 (KNS): Paying glowing tributes to Shaheed-e-Milat Mirwaiz Moulvi Muhammad Farooq (RA) and the Martyr’s of Hawal massacre of May 21, 1990, the Awami Action Committee (AAC) renewed its pledge to carry forward the mission of martyrs. The AAC also announced Hafta-e-Shahadat (martyr’s week) programmes commencing from May 18. May 18 (Saturday): The […]

On The Three Ashra’s Of Ramadan And Their Significance

On The Three Ashra’s Of Ramadan And Their Significance

Ramadan is the (month) in which the Quran was sent down, as a guide to mankind and a clear guidance and judgment (so that mankind will distinguish from right and wrong).” (Q 2:183) The month of Ramadan is one of the most beloved and blessed months in the Islamic calendar. The rewards that a Muslim […]

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Conflict kills a friend, friendship survives

Saqib Mugloo It’s been six months since Talib Laway’s death, but his 18-year-old best friend Shahid Iqbal is still meeting him. Amid the cloud of sadness, and longing for Mr. Iqbal, as he says, after 40 days of Mr. Laway’s burial, “One day he walked into my house and I hugged him tightly,” said Mr. […]