Monthly Archives: December 31, 2015

Education Minister Launches CM’s Super-50 Free Coaching

Srinagar, December 31 — Terming the ongoing reforms in the education department as ‘Peoples Movement’, Minister for Education, Mr Naeem Akhtar, Thursday credited the Chief Minister, Mufti Mohammad Sayeed for his visionary approach and devout efforts aimed at securing the future of Jammu and Kashmir. “Mufti Sahab stood by me like a rock when we started

Militants hurl grenade at Police Station Khanyar

Srinagar, Dec 31 — Suspected militants on Thursday evening hurled a grenade towards police station Khanyar in old city of Srinagar district. A police official told GNS that militants at around 6:45 pm attacked the police station with a grenade. However, the device missed the intended target and exploded near the premises of the police station.

JKLF Chief Yasin Malik, Associates Bailed Out

A local court Thursday granted bail to Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chief Muhammad Yasin Malik and his associates in a case related to waging war against state that had been filed by police against him vide FIR number 47/2015.   Malik was released in open court after he was brought for extension of

Extortionists Use Armyman’s Gun To Pose As Militants In Kashmir, Arrested

Two extortionists posing as Hizb militants were arrested by police for extorting Rs 32,000 from a Dotor’s family in South Kashmir’s Kulgam district. According to police the involvement of an Army man in the crime cannot be ruled out. The arrests were made after Dr Bilal Ahmed Beigh a resident of Khrewan Lasipora Kulgam registered

Half A Lakh Mourners Offer Funeral To Lashkar Militant In Pulwama

By News Desk Lashkar-e-Toiba militant Manzoor Ahmad was laid to rest amid pro-freedom and pro-Islam slogans on Thursday in Pulwama district of south Kashmir. Ahmad and another Pakistani militant died in a gunbattle with government forces in the wee hours today at Gusoo hamlet of the district. Thousands of people from different hamlets of Pulwama

Kashmir: Timeline Of Killings In Separatist Violence In 2015

  Srinagar, Dec 31 — Violence continued to take its toll in Kashmir and in the outgoing year 2015. 197 people, both combatants and civilians, lost their lives. The graph of violence came down slightly this year. Militancy related incidents had claimed 220 lives in 2014. Among the 197 total killings this year, 102  are militants,

Indian State At War With Single Person, Masarat Alam: Geelani

By News Desk The Hurriyat (G) chairman Syed Ali Geelani on Thursday condemned as “state terrorism” the re-arrest of Muslim League Chairman Masarat Alam Bhat. Bhat was re-arrested after a court quashed the Public Safety Act (PSA) slapped on him. “It is very shameful and highly condemnable on the part of Indian democratic claims that