Political, economic and cultural news from the state of Jammu & Kashmir.
The Killing of Burhan Wani and its Aftermath
- Burhan Wani, the 22-year-old most wanted Hizbul Mujahideen commander, who redefined the militancy in Jammu and Kashmir, was killed along with two of his associates in an encounter at Waibombdora village in South Kashmir. Events following the encounter killing. 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
Hafiz Saeed praises Barkha Dutt for criticising state violence in Kashmir
Date: 29 July 2016
A section of the Indian media has faced criticism by fellow journalists for speaking against the human rights abuses carried out by security forces in Kashmir, however, Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed praised the Indian journalists for supporting Kashmiri people. India's senior journalist and consulting editor with NDTV, Barkha Dutt, spoke against the state's atrocities in Kashmir following which she was met with criticism by Times Now President and Editor-in-Chief Arnab Goswami.
2016 News Archives
Saroori for Hill Councils
Srinagar, 1 July: G. M. Saroori during zero hour said that hilly areas like Chenab and Pir Panchal valley have only 20 per cent road connectivity. He said that there is no development in these areas and Hill Councils can help in this regard. Continue to Message Board