NC-Cong alliance symbolises deceit, treachery: PDP

NC-Cong alliance symbolises deceit, treachery: PDP

Srinagar: PDP Friday accused the opposition National Conference of being responsible for the “mess” in Jammu and Kashmir and expressed confidence that the ruling party’s candidates would win the upcoming bypolls as the “NC-Congress alliance symbolises deceit and treachery”. “(National Conference president) Farooq Abdullah and (his son) Omar are the main reasons behind the mess […]

6 gamblers held in Budgam: Police

6 gamblers held in Budgam: Police

Srinagar: Budgam police arrested a group of gamblers and recovered stake money over thirty nine thousand from the gambling spot, police said on Friday. Following a tip off, a police party of Police Station Budgam raided a gambling site near Railway station, Budgam. During the raid, police said, six people were apprehended while gambling. Stake […]

Man dies, 2 injured in road mishaps

Man dies, 2 injured in road mishaps

Srinagar: One person died while two others were injured in three separate road accidents in Anantnag, Budgam and Srinagar, police said on Friday. A motorcycle bearing registration number JK0T-3409 hit and injured a pedestrian identified as Ghulam Nabi Wani son of Ghulam Mohammad Wani a resident of Khanpora Shangus at Shangus near BDO office. Injured […]

J&K Govt allots over 160 kanals of land to Ramdev’s Patanjali

J&K Govt allots over 160 kanals of land to Ramdev’s Patanjali

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Government has transferred over 160 kanals land to Ramdeve’s Patanjali at Vijaypur in Samba district of Jammu and Kashmir, media reports said on Friday. Sources said that over 160 kanals of land was yesterday allotted to Patanjali to set up its unit in the state. They said that the land transfer […]

Two youths injured in Soura Clashes

Two youths injured in Soura Clashes

Srinagar: Two youths sustained injuries during fierce clashes that erupted between protesters and government forces at main market Soura, Srinagar after Friday prayers. One youth, reportedly from Nowhatta, sustained serious injuries when a stun grenade exploded in his hand that he tried to throw back towards forces. His thumb fell apart and was rushed to […]

Fire damages 3 residential structures in Anchar

Fire damages 3 residential structures in Anchar

Srinagar: At least three residential structures were gutted in massive fire that erupted in Anchar locality of Soura, Srinagar on Friday. As per the witnesses, fire emanated from second floor of one of the three damaged structures that later spread over and engulfed two more structures within next few minutes. The intensity of fire was […]

PDP legislator walks out of meeting to protest Naeem’s presence

PDP legislator walks out of meeting to protest Naeem’s presence

Moazum Mohammad Srinagar: PDP legislator from Srinagar’s Zadibal Abid Ansari on Friday walked out of the poll meeting at the party headquarters. Abid told Kashmir Reader that he staged walk out to protest against the presence of senior PDP leader and PWD minister Naeem Akhtar in the meeting. “I can’t sit with a person who […]

Pak civil society demands apology from UK for hanging Baghat Singh, Rajguru, Sukhdev

Pak civil society demands apology from UK for hanging Baghat Singh, Rajguru, Sukhdev

Srinagar: The civil society members and academics in Pakistan have demanded a public apology from the British Queen for the “unjust killings” of Indian freedom fighters Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev as the country marked their 86th death anniversary, media reports said on Friday. The main event was organised by the Bhagat Singh Memorial Foundation […]

Pak hosts Afghan Taliban leaders to peace talks

Pak hosts Afghan Taliban leaders to peace talks

Srinagar: Pakistani officials have hosted seven Taliban leaders in Islamabad to try and press them into peace talks ahead of a multination meeting in April in Moscow, according to Dawn report quoting two Taliban officials. China, Russia and Pakistan are behind the initiative of the April meeting in Moscow. Afghanistan will attend the meeting as […]

Intense clashes erupt in Sopore

Intense clashes erupt in Sopore

Srinagar: Clashes between protesters and the government forces erupted in old town area of Sopore in north Kashmir after Friday prayers. Local sources and eyewitnesses told Kashmir Reader, that soon after the congregational prayers protesters started raising pro-freedom and anti-India slogans and pelted stones on forces. Forces retaliated with tear smoke shells and intense clashes […]

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