Political, economic and cultural news from the state of Jammu & Kashmir.
Why Target Education?
It is almost three months now since the pro-freedom shutdowns began following the killing of Burhan Wani. Boys are out in the streets to ensure strict shutdown and beat people who do not comply. The slogan is that all sacrifices are acceptable for the sake of freedom. Therefore, lives may suffer, businesses also but it is justified.My question is what about children? Why target their education?. 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
3 Terrorists Killed In Encounter In Pahalgam
Date: 16 January 2017
Three terrorists were killed on Monday in an encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag district, according to a report. The encounter broke out last evening between militants and security forces in south Kashmir's Pahalgam area of the district, police had said. It has been learned that arms and ammunition were recovered. 3 AK-47 rifles were recovered. Acting on specific intelligence input about the presence of unspecified number of militants in Awoora village, security forces launched a search operation in the area.
[courtesy: FE Online]
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BJP Pays Tribute to Mufti
Fayaz Ahmad Bhat (Member National Council BJP and President Srinagar Kashmir) pays tribute to Mufti Mohammad Sayeed on death anniversary by saying that he was the man of perseverance and great survivor. Fayaz Ahmad Bhat said that the nation had lost an exemplary leader. Mufti Sahib's demise had left a huge void in the nation & in J&K, where his exemplary leadership had a major impact on people's lives. Continue to Message Board