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Fresh violence engulfs Kashmir

Javid Ahmad

Srinagar: A CRPF personnel was injured in a grenade attack on the residence of National Conference leader, Muhammad Ashraf Bhat, while unidentified gunmen killed a woman and left another injured in Tral area of Pulwama Sunday afternoon. Government forces also killed an unidentified militant in an encounter in Ananwan, Langate area of north Kashmir’s Handwara town while a non local labourer was killed in Arwani area of Anantnag. “A grenade was lobbed at the residence of a local politRead
Is braid chopping work of agencies or hallucination?

Is braid chopping work of agencies or hallucinati...

Faisul Yaseen / Yawar Hussain

Srinagar, Oct 22:Suraya Jan, 16, was among the first victims from Chimmer village of south Kashmir&rsq...Read

PDP MLC, Vikramaditya Singh, resigns from party over ‘

PDP MLC, Vikramaditya Singh, resigns from party o...

Syed Amjad Shah

SrinagarPeoples Democratic Party (PDP) MLC AM Vikramaditya Singh Sunday resigned from the par...Read

45 arrested over braid assaults

45 arrested over braid assaults

SrinagarForty-five people have been arrested for allegedly assaulting innocent people, includ...Read

Braid chopping incidents tool to vitiate peace in Kash

Braid chopping incidents tool to vitiate peace in...

JammuBJP Sunday termed the alleged braid chopping incidents as a "new tool" in the hands o...Read

Bohrikadal braid chopping a rumour: Police

Bohrikadal braid chopping a rumour: Police

SrinagarPolice said that the incident at Bohrikadal, which was passed off as braid chopping, ...Read

Govt forces increase footprint in militant hotbed of S

Govt forces increase footprint in militant hotbed...

Sumir Kaul

SrinagarThe government forces have increase their footprint considerably in Shopian district,...Read

Sajad Lone’s sister passes away

Sajad Lone’s sister passes away

Rising Kashmir News

SrinagarSocial Welfare Minister, Sajad Gani Lone’s, sister passed away here on Sunday.E...Read

Large scale fish kill leaves officers worried

Large scale fish kill leaves officers worried

Mansoor Peer

Srinagar, Oct 22:Local residents and officials were taken by surprise after a large scale fish kill ne...Read

Kashmir shuts against braid chopping

Kashmir shuts against braid chopping

Rising Kashmir News

Srinagar, Oct 21: The normal life in Kashmir was disrupted on Saturday due to strike called by separati...Read

45 arrested for assaulting innocent people: Police

45 arrested for assaulting innocent people: Polic...

Rising Kashmir News

Srinagar, Oct 21:Forty-five people have been arrested for allegedly assaulting innocent people, includ...Read

We don’t object to anti-Govt news: Zulfkar

We don’t object to anti-Govt news: Zulfkar

Faisul Yaseen

Srinagar, Oct 21:Minister for Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs, and Information, Choudhary Zu...Read

Gen Rawat blames social media for radicalisation in JK

Gen Rawat blames social media for radicalisation ...

SYED AMJAD SHAH

Jammu, Oct 21:Army chief General Bipin Rawat Saturday blamed social media for the rise in radicalis...Read

News

Literati pay tributes to Saifi Sopori, say he was a po

Literati pay tributes to Saifi Sopori, say he was...

'Mir Tariq'

'Sopore:'Literati while paying tributes to Saifi Sopori Sunday said Saifi Sopori was a poet, scholar and translator who changed the culture, values and literary tradition of his times in the society. They said his influence would last for long.During a day-long condole... Read

PDP, BJP responsible for prevailing...

Srinagar: Describing the “contradiction” between PDP ...Read

Follow your conscience and resign f...

Mendhar: MLA Mendhar and senior leader of National Conference (N...Read

CM grieved over Gurez fire incident...

Srinagar: Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti Sunday expressed grief o...Read

City

Fiction Writers Guild celebrates 100th session

Fiction Writers Guild celebrates 100th session

'Sahil Maqbool'

'Srinagar:'“Keeping alive the great traditions of various kinds of literature in the state of Jammu and Kashmir in present circumstances is not less than a miracle or magic; our writers have sustained these traditions despite having many hurdles and difficulties in... Read

Sufi concert held at SKICC

Srinagar: Popular musical bands Parvaaz and Alif performed at a S...Read

Social media use increases mental h...

Srinagar: Doctors Association Kashmir on Sunday said excessive us...Read

PDP pays tributes to Gayoor on his ...

Srinagar:Ruling Peoples Democratic Party on Sunday paid tributes...Read

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Zakir Naik to be chargesheeted by NIA this week

Zakir Naik to be chargesheeted by NIA this week

'PTI'

'New Delhi:'Islamic preacher Zakir Naik will be chargesheeted by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) this week for his alleged role in terror funding and money laundering cases in the country, officials said. The formalities to file the chargesheet against Naik, who l... Read

JKPSC rebuts reports regarding post...

Srinagar, October 22:Jammu and Kashmir Public Service Commission (JKPSC) tod...Read

KAS officers’ association elections...

Srinagar, October 22: The voting for electing the new office bearers of the J...Read

Disaster management preparedness re...

Budgam, October 22: District Development Commissioner (DDC), Budgam, Mohamm...Read

Jammu

Separatists trying to ‘disturb peace’ in Kashmir by as

Separatists trying to ‘disturb peace’ in Kashmir ...

'Rising Kashmir News'

'Jammu:'State Bharatiya Janata Party on Sunday accused the separatists of “disturbing peace” in Valley by calling for protests against incidents of braid chopping. “This is a new tool of separatists and anti-nationals to vitiate peace in Valley as th... Read

Follow your conscience; resign from...

Jammu: Following the resignation of Vikramaditya Singh, Nation...Read

Congress asks Govt to name Jammu Ai...

Jammu:JKPCC on Sunday demanded naming of Jammu Airport Termin...Read

Sir Syed Day observed in Rajouri

Jammu:J&K Alig Society in collaboration with Himalyan Edu...Read

Editorial

Violence begets violence

Violence begets violence

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''Union Minister Jitendra Singh on October 14 said “militants are on the run” and that militancy in Jammu and Kashmir is in its “last phase”. Whether such a view really holds water or barely reflects the self-absorption of the BJP leaders... Read

Stop mob vigilantism

With over 100 incidents of braid chopping reported in d...Read

Dengue danger

A least 88 people were tested positive for dengue in th...Read

Beware of rumours

The never-ending braid cutting incidents in Kashmir fol...Read

Opinion

Monumental Shame

Monumental Shame

'Suhail Ahmad'

''Let the splendor of diamond, pearl, and ruby vanish like the magic shimmer of the rainbow. Only let this one tear-drop, this Taj Mahal, glisten spotlessly bright on the cheek of time, forever and ever... These timeless lines of tribute by Nobel laureate Rabin... Read

If you can’t beat them confuse them

“When the descendants of Prophet Noah (AS) starte...Read

India-Pakistan: Caught in hunger

The trio chain concept of food, hunger and nutrition is...Read

Is Taj Mahal really Muslim?

The Taj Mahal, one of the seven wonders of the world, a...Read

Business

Ambassadors’ Golf tournament in Nov: Dir Tourism

Ambassadors’ Golf tournament in Nov: Dir Tourism

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'Srinagar, Oct 21:'Travel Agents Society of Kashmir held its 43rd Annual General Meeting (AGM) here on Saturday during which it elected its members to Executive Committee.Mir Anwar, Bashir Karnai, Ather Yameen Narwari, Ali M Shangaloo, Waseem Gosani, Maqsood Badyari, Hanif Kawa,... Read

Rs 6158 lakh spent on dev projects ...

SRINAGAR, OCTOBER 20:Minister for Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs,...Read

Career Counselling session organize...

ANANTNAG, OCTOBER 21: A career counselling session was organised for 11th and...Read

Govt making innovative intervention...

SRINAGAR, OCTOBER 20: Minister for Horticulture, Syed Basharat Bukhari Friday...Read

Sports

Athlete Hamid creates history, runs

Athlete Hamid creates history, runs

'Rising Kashmir News '

'Srinagar/Sonamarg, October 22:'Sunday morning witnessed a historic moment when Valley’s one of the top athletes ran non-stop 110 km from Srinagar to Baltal on Sunday.Director Tourism Kashmir Mahmood A Shah flagged off this first of its kind 110 km ultra marathon run at 7:15 am from Ho... Read

Forest plays 1-1 draw with F&S XI i...

Srinagar, Oct 21:In the ongoing State Football League-2017, two matches ...Read

Driven by Passion, Specially abled ...

Srinagar, Oct, 21: Driven by passion to perform, a large number of special...Read

Mountain terrain Cycle Rally held

Srinagar, 21 Oct 2017:Army at Bandipora organized a Mountain Terrain Cycle Ra...Read

Viewpoint

Nuclear non-proliferation is a myth

Nuclear non-proliferation is a myth

'Fayaz Ganie'

''fayaz.greatstep@gmail.com During the World War- II the allied victory was not certain; any side could have been a victor. Eventually the allies won the war when the German led axis powers surrendered one by one as the latter powers suffered more damage than th... Read

Braid Chopping: Mob punishing is un...

irshadaziz99@gmail.com Mysteries do happen in every soc...Read

Kashmir’s hospitality at stake

Apart from its natural beauty, heavenly landscapes and ...Read

Sociological bases of education

drtasadukitoo@gmail.com Education takes place in socie...Read

Responses

Private practice

Private practice

'Dear Editor,'

''Government few months back constituted a committee to implement a government order regarding ban on private practice of HOD’s in Government Medical Colleges. Refraining only HODs from private practice won’t help. There has to be a blanket ban on th... Read

Braid chopping

As the braid chopping menace looms large on Kashmir soc...Read

Unabated braid chopping

There is no let up in the ongoing Braid Chopping incide...Read

On braid chopping

The air of the Valley is “smogged” by panic...Read

Interviews

‘PDP-BJP alliance stopped communal tensions’

‘PDP-BJP alliance stopped communal tensions’

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''Minister for Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs, and Information, Choudhary Zulfkar Ali was recently in news for taking ruling PDP’s allies BJP head on over the issue of displacement of nomadic Gujjar population. A recipient of the Best Legislator... Read

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