Raising Pro-Modi Slogans, Kashmiri Pandits Prevent Farooq Abdullah From Visiting Srinagar Temple

Srinagar: A group of Kashmiri Pandits in Srinagar heckled National Conference president Farooq Abdullah on Thursday and prevented him from entering a temple in the city which the former chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir was trying to visit. Abdullah, who reportedly wanted to pay obeisance at the Jyestha Devi temple in the capital had […]


Judgment on Kathua case has increased our faith in country’s judiciary system: NC

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir National Conference on Monday welcomed the judgment of special court wherein six accused in the Kathua rape and murder case have been convicted, saying justice has been delivered. Party general secretary Haji Ali Muhammad Sagar while expressing satisfaction over the court judgment of convicting the culprits involved in the heinous crime […]


Omar welcomes steps for improving JK Bank functioning, warns against playing politics with it

Srinagar: National Conference vice-president Omar Abdullah Sunday said steps taken to improve functioning of the Jammu and Kashmir Bank would be welcomed, but the administration must guard against playing politics with the financial institution. The Jammu and Kashmir Governor’s administration Saturday removed Parvez Ahmad as the chairman of the bank and appointed its executive president […]


Justice Masoodi demands release of youth arrested after killing of Zakir Musa in south Kashmir

Srinagar: National Conference (NC) leader and elected Member of Parliament Justice (retd) Hasnain Masoodi on Monday demanded immediate release of youth arrested in south Kashmir “so that they re-join their educational institutions without further delay.” “We demand an immediate release of the arrested youth without causing any blemish on their career so that they can […]


‘Truly shameful’: Opposition mocks PM’s claim about ordering Balakot airstrikes despite bad weather

New Delhi: Opposition leaders on Sunday mocked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for claiming that he had given the Indian Air Force the green signal to proceed with airstrikes in Pakistan’s Balakot area on February 26 despite bad weather because “the clouds could actually help our planes escape the radars”. Communist Party of India (Marxist) General […]