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Police said that two CRPF Jawans were killed and another injured in Achabal militant attack on Friday. Reports said that one civilian and one police jawan was injured in the attack. Police sources confirmed to local news agencies from south kashmir that two CRPF Jawans succumbed to thier injuies on way to hospital .Reports said […]

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Latest reports from Achabal area said that three CRPF personal were injured when suspected militants opened fire on them, short while ago. Reports said that all the injured were shifted to hospital for treatment. Meanwhile authorities have imposed restrictions in entire area and have started searches to nab the suspended militants. Police sources have told […]

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SHRC directs police to consider enquiry into enforced disappearances into 639 cases

SRINAGAR,: For twenty-four years, the Association of Parents of Disappeared Persons (APDP) and its individual members and volunteers have been campaigning against the phenomenon of enforced or involuntary disappearances in Jammu and Kashmir, wherein more than 8000 people have disappeared since 1989. Today, JK SHRC passed a crucial order directing Senior Superintendent of Police of the […]

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Governor visits J&K Government Grievance Cell

SRINAGAR, : Governor N.N. Vohra visited the Government Grievance Cell at Chruch Lane, Sonwar, and held detailed discussions with the officers and staff of the Cell, particularly to dovetail its functioning with the J&K Governor’s Grievance Cell which functions at Raj Bhavan, Srinagar. Governor was accompanied by Shri B.B. Vyas, Advisor to Governor and Shri […]

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Present struggle part of the movement started by martyrs of 1931: Geelani

Srinagar:The present freedom struggle of Kashmir is the part of the movement started by the martyrs of 1931,” Syed Ali Geelani on Thursday said in a statement. Condemning the killing of student Khalid Gafar Malik, a resident of Trehgam Kupwara who was killed in army firing, Geelani said that our youth are “mercilessly” being killed […]

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This martyrs day let us all get together: Governor

Srinagar:Governor N N Vohra has called upon the leaders of all political and religious parties and social organizations and the people of the State to shed all differences and join hands to make Jammu and Kashmir peaceful, prosperous and among the leading States in the country. In his message on the occasion of Martyrs’ Day, […]

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First Pahari language newspaper launched in JK

SRINAGAR,: In memory of late Dr Shujaat Bukhari, the special issue of first Pahari language newspaper of the state’ Voice of Hills’ was today unveiled in a ceremony organized at the Auditorium of Department of Information and Public Relations Srinagar. The event was attended by Vice-Chairman J&K Academy of Art, Culture & Languages, Zaffar Iqbal […]

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NC pays glowing tributes to 13th July Martyrs

Srinagar: National Conference on Thursday paid glowing tributes to the 22 valiant martyrs of 13th July, 1931 on the 87th Youm-e-Shuhada-e-Kashmir. Highlighting the valour and selfless sacrifices of the martyrs, National Conference President Dr. Farooq Abdullah and Vice President Mr. Omar Abdullah said 13th July 1931 was a watershed moment in the history of Kashmir and […]

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Advisor Vijay Kumar for constituting task force to oversee youth engagement programs

SRINAGAR: Advisor to Governor, K Vijay Kumar today directed to constitute a Special Task Force that will oversee the youth engagement program launched by various departments. The task force shall be headed by Secretary Sports with Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Inspector General of Police (Kashmir), IGP CRPF as its members. The committee will review the new […]

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Kupwara Killing: SHRC issues notice to Govt

Srinagar : The State Human Rights Commission has sought reports from deputy commissioner and SSP Kupwara on a petition, seeking directions to find “real facts” into the killing of Trehgam youth. Khalid Gafar (20) son of Abdul Gafar Malik, a shopkeeper by profession, was killed while as another person suffered injuries after army opened fire upon […]

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