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Kashmir Medicos’ Body to Observe Doctors’ Day as ‘Black Day’

Kashmir Medicos’ Body to Observe Doctors’ Day as ‘Black Day’

A medicos’ body in Kashmir will observe the Doctors’ day being celebrated tomorrow as a “black day’ to protest the continued suspension of its president Dr Nisar-ul-Hassan. In a statement issued to the press on Tuesday, the association said that the decision was taken following a meeting of its executive members. It called upon all

‘No To Townships For Kashmiri Pandits’: Who Said What

Maria Syed Srinagar, Apr 8: Dubbing them as “townships of hatred”, both pro- and anti-India leaders in Jammu and Kashmir Wednesday opposed building composite townships for migrant Kashmir Pandits. “We won’t allow these townships of hatred and will oppose it tooth and nail,” the Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front chief Muhammad Yasin Malik said at

Rescue Ops: Mufti releases 25 cr for Kashmir, 10 cr for Jammu

The Chief Minister, Mufti Muhammad Sayeed Monday announced release of Rs. 25 crore in favour of Divisional Commissioner, Kashmir, and Rs. 10 crore in favour of Divisional Commissioner, Jammu, under SDRF for rescue and relief operations. The Chief Minister told the Legislative Assembly that an NDRF team from Ministry of Home Affairs has arrived in

Six Killed in Jammu Kashmir Fidayeen Attack

By News Desk Srinagar, Mar 20: Six people, including three paramilitary Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel, two militants and a civilians were killed Friday in an audacious Fidayeen attack on a police station near India, Pakistan border in Jammu and Kashmir. Nine Indian security forces personnel were also injured in the attack that last

Hurriyat Leader Masarat Alam Walks Free; BJP Says Will Endanger Coalition

By Maria Syed Srinagar, Mar 7: Hours after firebrand Hurriyat leader Masarat Alam walked free from a jail in north Kashmir on the orders of Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), an ally of Peoples Democratic Party, said the release could spell ‘danger’ to the coalition. 42-year-old Alam, who is believed to