Saturday, August 18, 2018

Omar Abdullah questions killing of Qaiser Bhat

JAMMU: National Conference working president and former Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Saturday asked the Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti to explain if driving jeeps over protesters was the new Standard Operating Procedure...

J&K Govt says some militant groups want to sabotage ceasefire

JAMMU: The State Government claims to have very credible inputs that some militants and their commanders were systematically trying to sabotage 'Ramzan ceasefire' announced by the Centre Government by indulging in attacks on security...

J&K HC quashes Asiya Indirabi’s bail

SRINAGAR: The High Court Saturday quashed the bail granted by Trial Court to chairperson of Dukhtraan-e-Milat (DeM) Aasiya Inderabi and her associates. The Division Bench of Acting Chief Justice Alok Aradhe and Justice M K...

JKLF leaders condemns killing of Qaiser Bhat

SRINAGAR: JKLF (R) leaders including Barrister Majid Trambu, Ayoub Rathor and Wajahat Bashir Qureshi in a joint statement condemned the killing of Qaiser Bhat in Nowhata area by running over an armoured vehicle over...

Pakistan’s Gilgit-Baltistan order laughable; comments Sushma

NEW DELHI: External Affairs Minister (EAM) Sushma Swaraj on Monday said Pakistan's Gilgit-Baltistan Order, 2018 is laughable. Addressing the media on the occasion of completion of four years of the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government,...

India summons Pak diplomat over GB order

NEW DELHI: The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Sunday summoned Pakistan's Deputy High commissioner Syed Haider Shah and lodged a protest against Pakistan's so-called "Gilgit Baltistan Order 2018". "The entire state of Jammu and...

Dawood’s imprisoned brother admitted in hospital

MUMBAI: Underworld don Dawood Ibrahim's brother Iqbal Ibrahim Kaskar, who is a prisoner in Thane Central Jail, was referred by the jail authorities to JJ Hospital here, on Monday. Kaskar complained of chest pain and...

India, Pakistan address maritime boundary violations by fishermen

NEW DELHI: A high-level meeting was held between the Indian Coast Guard (ICG) and Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (PMSA) at the Coast Guard Headquarters on Monday. Rajendra Singh, PTM, TM, Director General ICG, Rear Admiral...

Mehbooba Mufti appeals for peace at LoC, urges for CBMs with Pakistan and ceasefire

SRINAGAR: J&K Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti has called for immediate cessation of hostilities to safeguard the lives and properties of the hapless people caught in the deadly crossfire. "It is the life and property and...

Indian claims 5 civilians killed; over 30 injured in Pak shelling

JAMMU: An Indian spokesman has claimed that five civilians, including ten-year old boy, were killed while over thirty others, including three BSF jawans, were injured as Pakistani Rangers for the ninth consecutive day shelled...