Time has come to strengthen the anti-India uprising: Nayeem Khan

Time has come to strengthen the anti-India uprising: Nayeem Khan

Srinagar: Senior Hurriyat Conference (G) leader and National Front Chairman Nayeem Ahmad Khan on Sunday said time has come for every Kashmiri to “suspend all sorts of engagements and come on roads to strengthen the ongoing anti-India uprising” through peaceful and disciplined protests. In a statement issued here, Khan said the occupational forces are on […]

Forces on a mission to eliminate Kashmiris: Hurriyat (M)

Forces on a mission to eliminate Kashmiris: Hurriyat (M)

Srinagar: Expressing concern over government forces’ trend of “brutally” killing people travelling alone at night, Hurriyat Conference (M) on Sunday said these forces are on a mission to eliminate Kashmiris while appealing people not to travel alone at night. In a statement issued here, a spokesman of the conglomerate said Kashmiris are getting more and […]

Malik condemns arrest of JKLF leaders

Malik condemns arrest of JKLF leaders

Srinagar: Police on Sunday arrested Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) leaders including Mushtaq Ajmal and Noor Muhammad Kalwal, a party statement issued here said. It also said Front’s senior leader Zahoor Ahmad Butt continued his hunger strike in police station Kothibagh while party’s block president Kakapora has been shifted to Kuthwa jail. “The health of […]

Make today’s prog successful, Dukhtaran asks people

Make today’s prog successful, Dukhtaran asks people

Srinagar: Dukhtaran-e-Millat (DeM) chairperson Syeda Aasiya Andrabi on Sunday urged the “freedom loving” people of Jammu Kashmir to make successful the pro-freedom leadership’s call of August 8, (Monday). According to protest calendar issued by the pro-freedom leadership, on Monday, people must “block all roads towards and around the civil secretariat Srinagar, DC and Tehsil offices […]

DAK collects Rs 761,000 donation; 1.5 lakh utilised

SRINAGAR: Doctors Association of Kashmir (DAK) on Sunday claimed it has collected Rs 761,000 in last eleven days. As per a statement issued here, a DAK delegation headed by its spokesperson Dr Mir Mushtaq and other doctors namely Dr Masood ul Hassan and Dr Zahid Nasti went to SMHS hospital on July 6 last month […]

Mirwaiz, Shawl families grieved over M Afzal Shawl’s demise

SRINAGAR: A prominent member of Mirwaiz family, Muhammad Afzal Shawl, passed away on Sunday morning in Islamabad, Pakistan. He was the son of late Ghulam Jeelani Shawl and grandson of late Saad-u-Din Shawl, a Muslim Conference leader associated with the political movement in J&K. Late Afzal Shawl was the son-in-law of the late Mirwaiz Mohammad […]

Forget past, join Azadi camp: Freedom Party asks pro-India politicians

SRINAGAR: The Democratic Freedom Party (DFP) on Sunday asked the pro-India politicians to “join the ranks of pro-freedom camp and work shoulder-to-shoulder with people against the oppressive rule of India”. In a statement issued here, DFP general secretary Moulana Abdullah Tari asked the pro-India politicians to “repent before Allah as it is not too late”. […]

Pro-freedom leaders, lawyers condemn state’s Friday violence

Pro-freedom leaders, lawyers condemn state’s Friday violence

SRINAGAR: The pro-freedom leadership and Jammu and Kashmir High Court Bar Association on Saturday condemned the use of force on protesters on Friday. Chairman Hurriyat Conference (M), Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, said that “excessive force” and “military might” was used against the “peaceful and unarmed” protesters. “The way the three unarmed innocents were martyred and around […]

Sikh body calls on Geelani, Mirwaiz

Srinagar: APSCC delegation today met the senior Hurriyat leaders, including Syed Ali Shah Geelani and Mirwaiz Umer Farooq, separately. During the meeting both the Hurriyat leaders considered Sikhs as the part and parcel of Kashmiriyat and representation of secular Kashmir. Syed Ali Geelani said that Sikhs and all minorities are safe in Kashmir and he […]