Mehbooba failed to perform as a Chowkidar: Omar

Mehbooba failed to perform as a Chowkidar: Omar

Srinagar: Alleging that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) president Mehbooba Mufti failed to protect the interests of the state as the Chief Minister, National Conference Vice President Omar Abdullah said ‘calling herself a Chowkidar now is a mockery of the term itself as she has failed to perform her duties’. Addressing a public meet at […]

No law exists in Kashmir, ‘it’s Jungle Raj’: Mehbooba

No law exists in Kashmir, ‘it’s Jungle Raj’: Mehbooba

Srinagar: Former chief minister Mehbooba Mufti on Wednesday said that Kashmir has been turned into a place where ‘no law exists’ rather turned the situation as ‘jungle raj’. “There is no law that exists in Kashmir,” she said referring to a recent incident were Army thrashed a SDM also an Assistant Returning officer. “Highway has […]

CRPF trooper injured in Tral grenade attack

CRPF trooper injured in Tral grenade attack

Srinagar: A CRPF trooper was injured after suspected militants lobbed a grenade on a paramilitary camp at Nowdal area of Tral in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Wednesday evening. towards 180 BN CRPF camp at Nowdal area of Tral in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Wednesday evening. Reports reaching GNS said that militants lobbed the grenade on […]

Special to and fro transport arrangements made for PwD voters across Srinagar PC: Shahid

Special to and fro transport arrangements made for PwD voters across Srinagar PC: Shahid

SRINAGAR: The Srinagar district election authorities have put in place arrangements to facilitate intending Persons with Disabilities (PwD) voters requiring assistance with carriage to polling stations to cast their votes in Lok Sabha elections to the Srinagar PC tomorrow. The authorities have ensured  to and fro transport arrangements for intending PwD voters , besides other […]

1716 polling parties inducted across Srinagar PC for polls tomorrow

1716 polling parties inducted across Srinagar PC for polls tomorrow

SRINAGAR: As many as 1716 polling parties were dispatched today for various polling stations across the Srinagar Parliamentary Constituency that is spread over three central Kashmir districts of Ganderbal, Srinagar and Budgam going to polls tomorrow.           The polling parties along with the polling material including EVMs/VVPATs were inducted into their respective polling stations including […]

Geelani condemns summoning of Valley trader, his elder son by NIA

Geelani condemns summoning of Valley trader, his elder son by NIA

Srinagar: Chairman of Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Geelani Wednesday condemned the summoning of trader’s president Mohammad Yaseen Khan and his elder son Dr. Naeem Zaffaer Geelani by NIA and seizure of the property worth millions of renowned businessman Zahoor Ahmad Watali. “These inhuman, undemocratic and unjustified acts of coercion, can in no way change the […]

Shehla Rashid extends support to independent candidate Sajjad Hussain (Kargili) in LS elections

Shehla Rashid extends support to independent candidate Sajjad Hussain (Kargili) in LS elections

Srinagar: JKPM leader Shehla Rashid has extended her support to an independent candidate from Kargil, Sajjad Hussain who will contest for Lok Sabha election from Kargil-Leh parliamentary seat which is currently unrepresented after the BJP MP Thupstan Chhewang resigned from his post, citing BJP’s betrayal over Union Territory status to Ladakh, a statement issued here […]

Elaborate arrangements put in place to ensure fair, transparent polls in Srinagar: DEO

Elaborate arrangements put in place to ensure fair, transparent polls in Srinagar: DEO

SRINAGAR: In order to ensure smooth conduct of polls in Srinagar Parliamentary Constituency which is going to polls under second phase of polling on April 18, the authorities have put in place elaborate arrangements across the district.           The multilayered arrangements including flying squads, micro-observers and videographers besides zonal and sector magistrates have been deployed […]

JK being turned into police state: PDP

JK being turned into police state: PDP

Srinagar: Senior Peoples Democratic Party leader and former legislator Firdous Tak gas accused governor administration for turning Jammu and Kashmir into police state, a statement issued here said. “From Kashmir to Kishtwar youth are being pushed to walls. While Delhi is beating drums of democracy hundreds of youth have been put behind bars in the […]