Jammu & Kashmir

Several legislators meet Chief Minister, raise demands, Seek redressal

Jammu, Jan 15, CNS:  Several legislators today met the Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti here today. The legislators apprised the Chief Minister about the developmental pace in their areas and brought many of the issues into her notice. The legislators who met Mehbooba Mufti included Rajeev Sharma, Dr. Krishan Lal, Pradeep Kumar, G L Raina and Zaffar Iqbal Manhas. The Chief Minister ...

Read More »

Housing for All: Sopore locals held protest against Urban Local Bodies

  Srinagar, Jan 15, CNS: Locals from different areas of Sopore town in North Kashmir’s Baramulla district Monday staged a massive protest against Urban Local Bodies Department alleging that under Housing for All Scheme, they were sidelined even though every family paid Rs 1000 to the Department. Housing for All Scheme also known as Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana is an initiative ...

Read More »

Hizb remembers its slain commander on his 13th Death Anniversary

Srinagar, Jan 15, CNS: Militant outfit Hizbul Mujahideen Monday paid rich tribute to one of its commanders Ghulam Rasool Dar alias Ghazi Naseeruddin on his 12th death anniversary. Ghazi was killed in 2004 during a gunfight with Indian troopers in Srinagar. As per a statement to CNS, Hizb Chief Syed Salahuddin while addressing a meeting said that the slain militant was ...

Read More »

Mirwaiz condemns ‘tormenting’ CASO operations in Srinagar

Srinagar, Jan 15, CNS: Kashmir top cleric Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has castigated Government for harassing people in old Srinagar city during Cordon and Search Operation on Sunday. “Strongly condemn the tormenting CASO operations in Srinagar! The arrogance and belligerence of those who command and control Kashmir against the will of its people increasing by the day trampling all rights and liberties ...

Read More »

Army resorts to aerial firing after its vehicle stoned by youth in Pulwama

Pulwama, Jan 15, CNS: Army allegedly resorted to aerial firing after one of its vehicles was stoned by a group of youth in South Kashmir’s Pulwama district. Reports said that a  group of youth targeted an army vehicle near Rajpora Chowk of the district while army responded with aerial firing. Witnesses told news agency CNS that army fired dozens of rounds ...

Read More »

Yasin Malik demands release of Kashmiri businessman, Participates in protest held by family

Srinagar, Jan 12, CNS: The relatives and family members once again questioned the arrest of a Kashmiri businessman Bilal Ahmed Kawa of Alikadal Srinagar in 17 year-old Red Fort attack case, terming the detention unwarranted and uncalled for. Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front Chairman, Muhammad Yasin Malik also participated in the protest. He lambasted Delhi Police for arresting an innocent whose name ...

Read More »

Major infiltration bid foiled in Uri, four JeM militants killed

Baramulla:Four heavily armed militants of Jaish-e-Mohmmad (JeM) outfit were killed after forces claimed to have foiled an infiltration bid in Dulanja frontier area of Uri near Line of Control during previous night. A top police official told Kashmir Images on phone that during intervening night of January 14 and 15, a group of heavily armed militants believed to be three ...

Read More »

PDP changing colours like chameleon.  JKPCC Chief

 Urges Party Cadres to gear up for Panchayat Elections Srinagar Jan 13, CNN:-  Lashing out at ruling dispensation (PDP BJP) for failures on all counts, the J&K Pradesh Congress Committee(JKPCC) Chief G.A. Mir urged upon the cadres to take on PDP BJP exposing them for adopting double standards for the sake of power, saying that PDP is in habit of ...

Read More »

General Rawat’s statement inappropriate :Tarigami

Jammu, January 13 CNN: While expressing surprise over Army Chief General Rawat’s statement that each classroom in government schools in Jammu and Kashmir had a separate map of the state besides that of India, CPI (M) leader and MLA Kulgam Mohammad Yousuf Tarigami Saturday said there are two flags because J&K has its own constitution owing to the state’s special status. ...

Read More »

Kashmir Map in Schools:- Altaf Bukhari slams Indian Army Chief for his remarks

Srinagar, Jan 13, CNS:Minister for Education Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari on Saturday rebuffed claims of Army chief General Bipin Rawat saying that army should confine its role to security related issues and not make unnecessary comments beyond its constitutional mandate. Talking to reporters on the sidelines of a function at Kothibagh Higher Secondary School here, Bukhari said Army Chief’s assertion ...

Read More »