Sri Lanka attacks handiwork of anti-Islam forces: UJC

Sri Lanka attacks handiwork of anti-Islam forces: UJC

Srinagar: United Jihad Council (UJC) chief Syed Salahuddin has strongly condemned the terrorist attacks in Sri Lanka saying a Muslim can never commit such act in which innocent people are killed. In a statement issued to GNS, Salahuddin said Islam is a peaceful religion and considers killing of an innocent as killing the whole humanity. “The […]

Central jail Srinagar inmates hold day-long hunger strike to press for their demands

Central jail Srinagar inmates hold day-long hunger strike to press for their demands

Srinagar: The inmates of central jail here on Thursday ended their day-long hunger strike after intervention by Deputy Commissioner Srinagar Dr Shahid Iqbal Choudhary. Official sources told GNS that inmates started the hunger strike early in the morning and their demands include the transfer of jail Superintendent and withdrawal of FIR registered against them in […]

Mismanagement of traffic causing crippling losses to economy: KCC&I

Mismanagement of traffic causing crippling losses to economy: KCC&I

Srinagar : Kashmir Chamber of Commerce & Industry (KCC&I) Thursday expressed serious concern over what they termed as lack of proper infrastructural planning and mismanagement of traffic, which is causing crippling losses to the economy and suffering to the general public. “The frequent closure of the Jammu-Srinagar road link due to landslides and shooting stones, […]

Prevailing situation is utter failure of military might: Geelani

Prevailing situation is utter failure of military might: Geelani

Srinagar : Terming the prevailing ‘volatile’ situation in Jammu and Kashmir as ‘an utter failure and defeat of Indian military might’ to eradicate the freedom sentiments of the people of Kashmir, Hurriyat Conference (G) chairman, Syed Ali Geelani Thursday said that rulers have allegedly started a character assignation campaign against the pro-freedom leadership of Jammu […]

NC wants restoration of terms of accession, including autonomy

NC wants restoration of terms of accession, including autonomy

Srinagar: Demanding restoration of the terms of accession, including internal autonomy on the basis of which Jammu and Kashmir became part of India, the National Conference (NC) on Thursday informed a delegation of USA Embassy in India that the state has its own constitution and flag. A spokesman of the NC said here this evening […]

Two Hizb militants killed in Bijbehara gunfight: Police

Two Hizb militants killed in Bijbehara gunfight: Police

Srinagar: Two local Hizb-ul-Mujahideen militants were killed in a pre-dawn gunfight at Bijbehara in Anantnag district of South Kashmir, police told KNO on Thursday. Acting on a specific lead, police said cordon was launched in Bagendera Mohalla, Bijebera in the mid-night. “As the police and other forces zeroed in on the house where militants were […]

Omar, Sajad Lone condemn ED summon to Shabir Shah’s daughter

Omar, Sajad Lone condemn ED summon to Shabir Shah’s daughter

Srinagar: Former J&K chief minister Omar Abdullah and Peoples Conference chairman Sajad Lone have condemned Enforcement Directorate’s (ED) summon to separatist leader Shabir Ahmad Shah’s daughter in connect with a money laundering case of 2005. Terming the second summon to Shah’s daughter as victimization of the family, Abdullah, who is the Vice President of National […]

Not bullet but ballot will help to solve Kashmir: Dr Farooq

Not bullet but ballot will help to solve Kashmir: Dr Farooq

Srinagar: Coming down heavily on separatists for asking people to boycott the elections, former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Dr Farooq Abdullah on Thursday said not bullet but ballot will help to solve the Kashmir issue. Dr Abdullah also hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for seeking vote on Balakote. Addressing election rallies in […]

Traffic Police issue advisory for Highway travellers

Traffic Police issue advisory for Highway travellers

SRINAGAR: In view of shifting of conductors of the 132 KV Power transmission line from the old tower to new tower at Gallander Bridge Pampore on new National Highway (NH-44) on 26 April 2019 (Friday) the Office of Superintendent of Police, Traffic Rural Kashmir today issued a traffic advisory. The official communiqué issued here stated […]