Political, economic and cultural news from the state of Jammu & Kashmir.
Vandalism and Misbehaviour Main Cause of Hatred
Vandalism, high-handedness and misbehaviour by security forces in Kashmir Valley is the main cause of local hatred. The intrusive behaviour of security forces, their constant mistreatment of locals has bred anti-India feelings. For three decades now, the local Valley population has endured the military and it has become intolerable, leading to a spike in militant recruitment and anti-India surge.Full article...
"In truth everything and everyone
Is a shadow of the Beloved,
And our seeking is His seeking
And our words are His words...
We search for Him here and there,
while looking right at Him.
Sitting by His side, we ask:
'O Beloved, where is the Beloved?'"
Jalal ad-Din Muhammad Rumi
Mortar Shelling, Gunfire Across LoC In Uri
Date: 25 May 2018
After the week-long shelling and gunfire across the International Border in Jammu, the armies of India and Pakistan exchanged heavy gunfire across the Line of Control in north Kashmir's Uri on Wednesday night. The exchange of fire broke out in the night and Indian Army claimed that Pakistani forces violated the ceasefire and targeted Indian Army posts in Kamalkote near Maryan village along the Line of Control at around 11pm. An army source said that the exchange of firing continued for one hour.
[courtesy: Kashmir Reader]
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Youth leader and activist Raqif makhdoomi appreciates DC Srinagar for his order banning begging
Srinagar: Youth leader and activist Raqif makhdoomi appreciates DC Srinagar for his order banning begging on religious and public places . He said that this move is in the public favor and people were awaiting this order for long time. Raqif said that banning begging will make the general public fear free as these people used to follow for a long distance which used to irritate and made it hectic to make it to the destination.
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