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 Kashmir Age

Maisuma shuts for fifth day

Maisuma shuts for fifth day

  Srinagar: A complete shutdown was observed in Maisuma locality in the heart of Srinagar city for the fourth consecutive day on Tuesday. All the shops and business establishments remained closed throughout the day. The shutdown is being observed in wake of the continuous detention of local youth Ashiq Ahmed who has again been booked […]

 Kashmir Age

Maisuma shuts amid clashes after 5h PSA was slapped on local youth

Maisuma shuts amid clashes after 5h PSA was slapped on local youth

  Srinagar, April 22, CNS: Protests erupted at Maisuma area here on Saturday against the continuous detention of a local youth. Witnesses said that life was completely disrupted after a word spread in the area that local youth Ashiq Ahmed has been again booked under Public Safety Act for the consecutive fifth time.     Police […]

 Kashmir Age

NC holds anti-govt march, protests assault on students

NC holds anti-govt march, protests assault on students

  Srinagar: The youth wing of the opposition National Conference on Tuesday took out a protest rally against the alleged use of “unprecedented force” by the government against the people, especially students, in Kashmir. The activists of Jammu and Kashmir Youth National Conference (JKYNC) led by its president Salman Sagar took out a protest rally […]

 Kashmir Age

I had lost hope of my life except had faith in Allah for survival, says Farooq who was tied in front of Army jeep

I had lost hope of my life except had faith in Allah for survival, says Farooq who was tied in front of Army jeep

Srinagar: The man who was seen tied to an army vehicle in central Kashmir’s district Budgam has been identified as Farooq Ahmad Dar. A resident of Chill Arizal village of Beerwah, Farooq was tied with ropes and was used as a “human shield”. Former chief minister and NC working president Omar Abdullah tweeted both the […]

 Kashmir Age

Counting for Srinagar Parl constituency tomorrow

Counting for Srinagar Parl constituency tomorrow

  Srinagar: The counting for Srinagar parliamentary constituency will be taken up at 8.00 am tomorrow (Saturday) and the results would be announced by 5.00 Pm in the evening. A top official told KNS “Counting for Srinagar parliamentary constituency will be taken up at 8.00 am tomorrow and the results are likely to be announced […]

 Kashmir Age

Unlike previous years, Baisakhi celebrated with simplicity in Kashmir

Unlike previous years, Baisakhi celebrated with simplicity in Kashmir

  Devotees throng Gurudwaras to participate in congregational prayers Srinagar: Baisakhi, the festival of harvest was Thursday celebrated with religious fervor by valley’s Sikh community across the state. The festival in the Valley also marks the reopening of Mughal gardens on the bank of Dal Lake. However, the gardens were opened unofficially for the past […]

 Kashmir Age

7 candidates contesting call for boycott of re-polls

7 candidates contesting call for boycott of re-polls

  Adil Bashir Srinagar: The seven parliament candidates for Srinagar who were in the fray of by-polls Wednesday jointly called for boycott in the re-polls, slated to be held on Thursday for 38 polling stations. The candidates according to the statement issued to media, said that they won’t let their brothers to die. The seven […]

 Kashmir Age

Malik sent back to Central Jail

Malik sent back to Central Jail

  Malik’s Judicial remand extended by 5 days Srinagar: Incarcerated chairman of JKLF Muhammad Yasin Malik has been yet again remanded for five more days by 1st additional sessions judge Srinagar. JKLF Chairman was arrested by police on 18th March 2016 and sent to central jail on a 12 day judicial remand. On 29th March […]

 Kashmir Age

Tight security in Kashmir to prevent protests against civilian killings

Tight security in Kashmir to prevent protests against civilian killings

Srinagar: Authorities on Monday made heavy deployment of police and Central Reserve Police Force to maintain law and order to foil protests against civilian killings. “Adequate deployments have been made to maintain the law and order situation on Monday,” a senior police official said here. Eight protesters were killed when the security forces opened fire […]

 Kashmir Age

Chief Minister visits waterlogged areas in Srinagar, takes on spot appraisal

Chief Minister visits waterlogged areas in Srinagar, takes on spot appraisal

  PM, HM speak to Mehbooba; Assure support SRINAGAR, APRIL 07: Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti today visited various areas in the city to personally inspect the status of dewatering and administration’s response in dealing with the flood like situation that arose due to continued rains and snow in Srinagar and other parts of the Kashmir […]