Social media goes on war over DySP lynching

Social media goes on war over DySP lynching

Peer Viqar Ul Aslam

SrinagarA war of comments and posts broke out on social media over the mysterious mob lynchin...Read

Sikhs accuse Govt. of downplaying Punjabi language

Sikhs accuse Govt. of downplaying Punjabi languag...

Peer Viqar Ul Aslam / Musaib Mehraj

SrinagarAn amalgam of Sikh associations protested at Gurdwara Shaheed Bunga Sahib, Barzulla B...Read

Food expenses swell during Ramadan

Food expenses swell during Ramadan

Munazah Kanwal

SrinagarContrary to the popular perception that food consumption goes down during Ramadan, it...Read

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Lynching shocks Kashmir

Javid Ahmad

Srinagar, Jun 23:In a tragic incident which has shocked Kashmir, a mob lynched a police officer outside historic Jamia Masjid in downtown Srinagar on Shab-e-Qadr after he was allegedly caught by youth clicking their pictures and fired from pistol injuring three youth.Sources said the incident occurred at midnight outside Jamia Masjid when some people raising pro-freedom slogans caught hold of 56-year-old DySP Mohammad Ayoub Pandith after he was allegedly caught taking their pictures.The youth co Read

Lynching of police officer shameful: Mehbooba

Rising Kashmir News

Srinagar, June 23: The lynching of 57-year-old police officer, Muhammad Ayoub Pandith, by a mob in downt...Read

Pandith’s daughter had come to celebrate Eid with...

Riyaz Bhat

Srinagar, June 23:Twenty four-year-old daughter of DySP, Mohmmad Ayoub Pandith, who was lynched by a mo...Read

Shab-e-Qadr, Jumat-ul-Vida observed with religiou...

Rising Kashmir News

Srinagar, June 23:Muslims across Jammu and Kashmir and elsewhere in the world observed Shab-e-Qadr and ...Read

Govt imposes curbs in parts of Srinagar


Srinagar: Government on Friday imposed curbs in parts of downtown Srinagar and disallowed Jumat...Read

Kovind files papers, says will keep Prez office a...


New Delhi, June 23:NDA candidate Ram Nath Kovind Friday filed his nomination papers for the Presidential...Read

42 killed in multiple blasts and firing in 3 Paki...


Peshawar/Karachi, June 23:Twin blasts tore through a market crowded with Eid shoppers in a mainly Shia town, a ...Read


Shafat Mir

Kakapora (Pulwama), June 22:A civilian was killed and 70 others injured on Thursday when government forces opened...Read

Govt to impose curbs in Srinagar today

Rising Kashmir News

Srinagar, June 22:The administration has decided to impose restrictions under section 144 in areas fall...Read


Nowgam-Natipora road neglected for years

Nowgam-Natipora road neglected for years

'Musaib Hafiz'

' Srinagar:'The road stretch between Nowgam to Natipora is dotted with big potholes throughout, taking a heavy toll on commuters. The road ironically was never repaired after heavy floods hit the valley in 2014. Locals allege that Roads and Building department has been ac... Read

PaK observes Jumat-ul-Vida as ‘Youm...

A H Nizami

Mirpur (PaK): People across Pakistan administered Kashmir (PaK) obser...Read

CRPF grabs land in Bandipora Tehsil...

Rising Kashmir News

Bandipora: Revenue authorities here in North Kashmir’s Bandi...Read

Geelani denounces sealing of Jamia ...

Rising Kashmir News

Srinagar: Hurriyat (G) chairman Syed Ali Geelani Friday denounced...Read


Govt fails to construct 400-feet drain in 3 years

Govt fails to construct 400-feet drain in 3 years

'Rising Kashmir News'

'Srinagar:'State government has failed to construct a 400-feet drain at Natipora-Rambagh-Chanapora Chowk for the past three years.According to residents of Natipora, soon after taking over as the Minister for R&B under the then Chief Minister Mufti Muhammad Sayeed, A... Read

Cultural Academy felicitates JK wri...


Srinagar:J&K Academy of Art, Culture and Languages (JKAACL) ...Read

CM interacts with visiting journali...

Rising Kashmir News

Srinagar: Terming public outreach as the only way ahead, Chief Mi...Read

Clashes erupt in Anantnag, Pulwama ...

Shafat Mir

Anantnag:Clashes erupted in Anantnag town, immediately after Fri...Read



Srinagar, Jammu qualify under Smart City initiative

Srinagar, Jammu qualify under Smart City initiati...


'Srinagar: 'Deputy Chief Minister, Dr Nirmal Singh today said that the announcement of Smart City status for Srinagar and Jammu will ensure the planned and holistic development of these capital cities so that they are replete with every modern facility of urban living.The... Read

CS reviews launching of additional ...

Srinagar: Chief Secretary, BB Vyas on Friday undertook an extensi...Read

SAAYA organizes Iftar, Sehri for or...

Srinagar:SAAYA, a non-governmental organization hosted an Iftar ...Read

DC Shopian visits Pinjura orphanage...

Shopian:District Development Commissioner, Shopian today held a...Read


Lynching of DySP in Nowhatta exposes lack of governanc

Lynching of DySP in Nowhatta exposes lack of gove...

'Rising Kashmir News'

'Jammu:'Chief patron of National Panthers Party, Prof Bhim Singh, on Friday expressed shock over the lynching of Deputy Superintendent of Police, Mohammed Ayub Pandith, in Nowhatta and said alleged that Pandith’s death exposes lack of governance in Jammu and Kas... Read

Dogra Front, Shiv Sena hold protest...

Rising Kashmir News

Jammu:Dogra Front and Shiv Sena on Friday organized protest d...Read

BJP pays tributes to Shyama Prasad ...

Rising Kashmir News

Jammu: BJP on Friday paid floral tributes to its leader and fo...Read

Court acquits ‘encounter specialist...

Rising Kashmir News

Jammu, June 21:A local court in Bhaderwah on Wednesday acquitted an &l...Read


Sedition sedation

Sedition sedation


''Just few days after Pakistan beat India in the International Cricket Council’s 2017 Champions Trophy, there were reports about Kashmiri youth being booked for cheering team Pakistan and raising “pro-Pakistan” slogans. Earlier reports stated t... Read

Private Schools Pay Anomaly

On February 17, Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti expanded ...Read

Welcome Move

In a significant decision, the state government Monday ...Read

Elusive peace

On 15 July 2016, while reviewing the internal security ...Read


The SCO dilemma: India and Pakistan may end up as spoi

The SCO dilemma: India and Pakistan may end up as...

'Sajad Padder'

''Sajad Padder India and Pakistan were formally admitted as members of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) at its 17th summit held on 9th June 2017 in the Kazakh capital of Astana. With this, the membership of the organization we... Read

Preaching of a TV anchor

Reyaz Ahmad Mir

REYAZ AHMAD MIR Word republic has ...Read

GST and the Opposition

K B Jandial

Straight Talk K B Jandial Unlike in...Read

Breaking the Kashmir deadlock

Ershad Mahmud

Ershad Mahmud All accounts orig...Read


Foreign tourists stay away as unrest in J&K continues

Foreign tourists stay away as unrest in J&K conti...

'PTI '

'New Delhi, Jun 23'The unrest in Jammu and Kashmir continues to take a toll on the state's tourism industry with foreign visitors giving it a miss for another year. In 2016, only 63,207 foreign tourists visited the state as compared to 86,477 in 2014. The state has been under th... Read

Tourism deptt organizes FAM tour fo...

Srinagar, June 23:The editors of the leading newspapers from different st...Read

Govt hoodwinking people on GST: KTM...

Ring Kashmir New

Srinagar:In view of the All Party Meet over the implementation o...Read

ICICI Prudential Life launches Hear...

Rising Kashmir News

Srinagar, June: ICICI Prudential Life launched ICICI Pru Heart / Cancer...Read


JK cricketers to interact with Gilchrist

JK cricketers to interact with Gilchrist

'Rising Kashmir News'

'NEW DELHI, JUNE 16:'The budding cricketers from J&K will get a rare opportunity to interact with cricketing legend from Australia, Adam Gilchrist here on 19 June. The interaction is being coordinated by Advisor to Chief Minister, Prof Amitabh Mattoo.Besides, a T-20 cricket ma... Read


Capability approach for poverty eradication in JK

Capability approach for poverty eradication in JK

'G.A. Qureshi'

''Poverty is a great social and moral challenge and has to be understood carefully and is also an intellectual challenge too and raises more fundamental doubts about the very nature of social structure itself. Poverty can be defined as a social phenomenon in whi... Read

Gulf Crisis: Way forward for Pakist...

Umar Khalid Dar Pakistan had always enjoyed cordi...Read

Why it is not advisable to plant ex...

Dr. Nazima Rasool/Dr. Aijaz Hassan Ganie

Kargil is situated about 2,700 meters above sea level, ...Read

Emotional Disconnect

Fayaz Ganie Human life is a conglomerate ...Read




'Dear Editor,'

''As the fact stands, militancy and subsequent militarization has affected all the sections in Kashmir society. Among the suffering groups, the youth stand at the top qualitatively as well as quantitatively. This group experienced has witnessed deeper impact as ... Read

Jammu University

Dear Editor,

The University of Jammu is a substantially reputed vars...Read

J&K Bank

Dear Editor,

I want to convey a message through Rising Kashmir to J&...Read

Ramadan and habits

Dear Editor,

As the month of mercy and blessings is nearing its end,...Read

Book Review

 Between summer scars and eternal peace

 Between summer scars and eternal peace

'Altaf Bashir'

'' A proper approach to Javaid Iqbal Bhat’s poetry is to read it as a subtle poetic critique of suppression, brutality and injury inflicted by the continuous cycle of violence in Kashmir. The speaker imagines that funeral takes place in ... Read

Understanding orphan problem in Kas...

Safina Nabi In April 2017, I was travelling t...Read

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