J&K

Mushtaq-Ul-Islam booked under PSA, shifted to Kotbhalwal jail

Srinagar: A senior pro-freedom leader on Friday was booked under Public Safety Act (PSA), the legislation described as ‘lawless law’ by amnesty international. An official said that the Muslim League Jammu and Kashmir chairman Mushtaq-ul-Islam was arrested by police few days ago by police station Batmaloo and today he was booked under the PSA. Islam was booked […]

J&K

One held with grenade in Pattan

Baramulla: Police on Friday arrested a person along with a grenade from Pattan area of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district. Reports reaching GNS said that Special Operation Group (SOG) of police during a raid apprehended the person namely Amir Aziz Lone son Abdul Aziz Lone of Wusun Kohiye, Pattan. A police officer confirmed the arrest of the person […]

J&K

Mashali Mohalla Massacre: After 28 years, State Govt admits 9 civilians were ‘murdered’

‘Writes to GoI, seeks prosecution of involved BSF men’ Srinagar: After 28 years since the Mashali Mohalla Massacre, the state government has admitted that nine persons were murdered in Mashali Mohalla massacre. The J&K government has written to the Government of India seeking prosecution against the guilty forces personnel. The State Human Rights Commission (SHRC) […]

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Missing minor Kupwara boy found dead

Kupwara: A minor boy who went missing four days ago found dead this evening in an orchards in Kupwara village. Umar Farooq Malik son of Farooq Ahmad Malik resident of Batergam four days back left home but did not return. His family searched for him everywhere in the area but could not find him, later […]