Monthly Archives: September 30, 2015

Muslim Man Lynched In Indian Village For ‘Consuming’ Beef

Muslim Man Lynched In Indian Village For ‘Consuming’ Beef

By Monitoring Desk A 50-year-old Indian Muslim man was lynched by a Hindu mob after rumors that he consumed beef. Slaughtering cows is banned in India as Hindus, a majority in the south Asian country, consider cow as a holy animal. However, there is no ban on slaughter of buffaloes except in certain Indian states.

Traffic restored on Jammu-Srinagar highway

The Jammu-Srinagar highway was on Thursday opened for traffic after being shut for two days due to landslides, an official said. “The Jammu-Srinagar highway has been restored for traffic today (Thursday). It remained closed for two days due to landslides triggered by incessant rains,” an official told IANS here. The over 300-Kilometre long road is

Time not right for our pull out from Kashmir: Army

Army today ruled out its withdrawal from the Kashmir valley, saying the time is not right and forces may lose ground and gains they so “painstakingly” made to “inimical” elements.”The time is not right for us to pull out. If we pull out now, we may just lose the ground and that space may be

No decision on internet ban yet: Govt

The Jammu and Kashmir Police Wednesday said various proposals that include banning the Internet services and imposing curbs on the separatists are under its consideration and would only be implemented after reading the situation. The Police, however, said no final decision has been taken on any of the proposals so far. “We will wait and

Army Vehicle Set Afire After It Crushes Two Women To Death

Violent protests broke out in the frontier district Kupwara after an army vehicle ran over three female pedestrians including a minor girl near Panzgam hamlet on Tuesday morning. Eyewitnesses told CNS that an Army vehicle from 60 Grenadiers was on way to Chowkibal to Kupwara when the driver lost the control over the vehicle and