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9 months old girl found dead in Uri, police starts investigation

9 months old girl found dead in Uri, police starts investigation

Baramulla: In a shocking incident a 9 months old girl was found dead in Uri area of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Saturday. According to reports a 9 months baby had been placed in the bushes at Kinari village of Kamalkote in Uri on Saturday. Reports said that passerby alerted the police to the scene, […]

“Gau Rakshaks” Kill Father of 5 Girls in Baderwah – Curfew Imposed

“Gau Rakshaks” Kill Father of 5 Girls in Baderwah – Curfew Imposed

Baderwah: A group of alleged cow vigilantes shot a man to death who was allegedly carrying cattle at Nalthi Pul area of Baderwah in district of Chenab Valley in Jammu Kashmir. Speaking to a local news agency, the eyewitness, Yasir Hussain who was accompanying the slain, Nayeem Shah, said that they were stopped by a […]

Army Man Shoots Self Dead In Pattan

Army Man Shoots Self Dead In Pattan

Pattan: An Army soldier allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself with his service rifle inside the camp in north Kashmir’s Pattan on Saturday. Reports reaching GNS said that an army man of 22 Engineering Regiment, posted at Hamrey Pattan, shot himself while on duty today at around 11:00 am. Soon after the incident, his colleagues […]

Friday prayers disallowed at Jami Masjid for 2nd straight week

Friday prayers disallowed at Jami Masjid for 2nd straight week

Mirwaiz urges all stakeholders to come together to put an end to daily killings Srinagar: The government Friday disallowed mandatory congregational prayers for the second consecutive week at the historic Jamia Masjid in Nowhatta, Old city here. According to KNO News Desk, the authorities had deployed a huge contingent of forces around and at the […]

Zakir Musa killing: Youth injured in clashes after Friday prayers in Sopore

Zakir Musa killing: Youth injured in clashes after Friday prayers in Sopore

Sopore: A youth was injured in clashes with the security forces in Sopore area of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Friday. Reports said that the youth took to streets in Sopore soon after congregational prayers and pelted the police and paramilitary forces deployed in the area with stones. The forces, they said, responded by firing […]

Thousands attend funeral of slain Ansar Ghazwatul Hind commander Zakir Musa

Thousands attend funeral of slain Ansar Ghazwatul Hind commander Zakir Musa

Srinagar: Thousands of people on Friday participated in the funeral of slain Ansar Ghazwatul Hind commander Zakir Musa in his native village Noorpora of south Kashmir’s Tral area. Eyewitnesses said thousands of people including women and children participated in Musa’s funeral. Despite rain and restrictions people from various parts of Pulwama and other districts reached […]

‘Government Medical College Anantnag gets 100 MBBS seats’

‘Government Medical College Anantnag gets 100 MBBS seats’

Srinagar: The Anantnag administrative department has got confirmation from apex body of Medical Council of India (MCI) through email whereby it has been confirmed that Govt Medical College Anantnag (GMC Anantnag) is getting letter of permission (LOP) for admission to 100 MBBS seats from current academic session. Principal secretary Attal Dullo confirmed this to GNS […]

Zakir Musa killing: Section 144 CrPc imposed in Bhadarwah, Bhalla

Zakir Musa killing: Section 144 CrPc imposed in Bhadarwah, Bhalla

Srinagar: In the wake of killing of Ansar Ghazwatul Hind commander Zakir Musa in Tral area of Pulwama district in south Kashmir, authorities on Friday imposed restrictions in Bhadarwah area of Jammu and Kashmir as a precautionary measure to maintain law and order. As per reports schools were closed while mobile Internet services remained suspended […]

There can’t be any change in status of occupied Kashmir until plebiscite is held: Pakistan

There can’t be any change in status of occupied Kashmir until plebiscite is held: Pakistan

Islamabad: The Foreign Office of Pakistan has cautioned India against changing the constitutional status of Kashmir and reminded it that its high-handed tactics could not suppress the freedom movement,Dawn reported. “Pakistan opposes any move which violates the United Nations Security Council resolutions on the Jammu & Kashmir dispute. In principle, there cannot be any change […]

Protests erupt in Kashmir University against Zakir Musa’s killing

Protests erupt in Kashmir University against Zakir Musa’s killing

Srinagar: As the news about the killing of top militant commander Zakir Moosa spread, Students of the University of Kashmir have gathered outside Zakoora campus to protest against the killing. Reports reaching said that Kashmir University students this evening protests against the killing of AGH commander Zakir Musa and shouted Pro-Islam, Pro Pakistani and Azadi […]

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OPINION

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. […]