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At Sona Bab’s Residence, Omar Abdullah Says ‘Kashmir Lost An Enlightened Soul’

Srinagar, Jan 13 — National Conference Working President Omar Abdullah on Wednesday visited the residence of revered Peer, Khwaja Sonaullah popularly known as ‘Sona Bab’ at Magam and expressed profound grief and sorrow over his demise. In a statement issued to GNS, Omar while paying glowing tributes to the revered Peer said his piety and

Kashmir Chief Mufti Sayeed Dies At 79

By News Desk Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Muhammad Sayeed passed away on Thursday at AIIMS in New Delhi.   79-year-old Sayeed was flown to New Delhi on December 24 last year and admitted to AIIMS Critical Care ICU with complaints of fever and neck pain. He was sworn in as state chief minister  for a

Ahead Of Zubin’s Concert, Four Youths Die In CRPF Firing

Police have used force to quell a demonstration in south Kashmir’s Shopian area after paramilitary Central Reserve Police Force personnel (CRPF) shot dead at least four youths, who locals say were civilians. The incident, happening just hours ahead of the performance of a reputed conductor Zubin Mehta at a Germany-sponsored music concert in Shalimar Garden