Kashmir

Complete shutdown and Protest in Budgam against NIA summon t...

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Srinagar: Scores of protestors took to the streets to protest against the recent summon by National Investigation Agency (NIA) to senior hurriyat leader and president Anjuman-e-Sharie- Shian  Aga Syed Hassan Almosvi Alsafvi directing him to appear before the agency today. The agency had conducted a raid at the residence of Agha Syed Hassan in central Kashmir’s Budgam district in September 2017 in connection with funding case. NIA is investigating the funding case in Kashmir registered on May 30...

PM Modi’s lack of knowledge on political history of India ...

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Srinagar: Former union minister and senior Congress leader, Prof. Saifuddin Soz said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s lack of knowledge on political history of India is pathetic, saying that he doesn’t know even the fundamental issues connected with the ‘Kashmir Dispute’. “Sometimes, I wonder how much can Modi know at this stage of his life,” Soz said, in a statement  “While he goes on expressing his rhetoric, he forgets that his complete ignorance of the constitutional and political...

Continued Bloodshed shows ‘Blood of Kashmiris is cheap...

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Tehran: condemning the killing of innocent youths in Kulgam, Seminary Student Waseem Reza Kashmiri said ” Continued bloodbath shows that blood of Kashmiris is cheap and value-less in the eyes of security forces. Killings of unarmed youths in Kulgam once again proved that forces have been given a free hand to kill common Kashmiris. In a Statement, Kashmiri Seminary Student of Al-Mustafa (PBUH) International University Howza Ilmia Qom Waseem Reza Kashmiri said that continue bloodbath shows that...

Phd scholar-turned-militant Manan Wani among two militants k...

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Srinagar:Two militants including a PhD scholar-turned-militant, Manan Wani was killed in an encounter that raged between forces and militants in Shahgund Qalamabad area of Handwara in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district. The encounter broke in the village in the wee hours of this morning after police and forces launched a joint operation in the area following the inputs about the presence of militants there. “During the searches launched in the wee hours, the hiding militants fired on the search...

Annual Karbala Conference held in Srinagar, Scholars call fo...

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Srinagar: City Reporter: Day long Annual Karbala conference held at Srinagar in which scholars of different schools of thoughts said that work must be done to strengthen the Muslim Communities. Reports of Wilayat Times says that a day long Karbala conference in respect of Martyrdom anniversary of Imam Zain-ul-Aabideen (A.S) was organized by Muthari Saqafati Markaz Kashmir at Imam Bara Hamampora Khomeini Chowk Bemina of Srinagar which was attended by large number of participants. While speaking over...

Imam Hussain (AS) stood for justice; Unity among Shias and S...

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Srinagar:State Women President of Peoples Democratic Party Safina Beigh said that “Imam Hussain (AS) stood for justice cutting across the lines of sects we all love Imam Hussain (A.S) and his we all need to follow the path shown by martyrs of Karbala. As per reports of Wilayat Times, Speaking over the gathering at a function held in Nowgam Sumbal of Bandipora organized by Ali Asgar Bloodbankd and Care foundation, she said that the Islamic clerics and Muslims must focus on unity between Shia and...

Sheikh Aamir Rasool elected as New State Vice President of J...

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Srinagar:Sheikh Aamir Rasool has been elected as the Vice President of the Jammu and Kashmir Pradesh Youth Congress in the recently concluded organizational elections . Sheikh Aamir Rasool hails from Lal Chowk is the son of Former Congress MLC Late Sheikh Ghulam Rasool . Aamir who joined youth Congress in 2008,was currently serving as State General Secretary of J&K youth Congress and he has also Unsuccessfully contested last assembly elections from Amira Kadal Constituency on congress ticket...

People friendly known Satya Pal Malik begins his tenure as G...

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Srinagar:Newly-appointed Governor to Jammu and Kashmir Satya Pal Malik intends to be known as “people-friendly” as he begins his official tenure from Wednesday. A seasoned politician, Malik wants to take ahead Prime Minister’s mandate of “dialogue with all and engage the youth”. While Speaking Malik said, “My agenda is to go among public of Jammu and Kashmir. I want to be accessible to the local population. I am not interested to meet politicians and have tea...

Unity and Resistance against planned attack on article 35-A,...

(Srinagar)

Srinagar:Joint Resistance Leadership comprising Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Mohammad Yasin Malik said that as the hearing of the case regarding the hereditary state subject law of J&K has been simply deferred from today till last week of August by the Indian Supreme Court, when the Amarnathji Yatra ends, the protest programs against tinkering with the law will continue as leadership deliberates upon it. In a Statement to Wilayat Times, JRL said that deferment of the case by a few...

Khadi becoming “Most favourite Brand” Globally: ...

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Srinagar:Chairperson of Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) North Zone Dr. Hina Shafi Bhat  said that Khadi is becoming “most favourite Brand” all over the world including India. Dr. Hina said this while attending Montenegro’s National Day Celebrations at New Delhi. The occasion was graced by Chairman KVIC Vinai Kumar Saxena. Besides , Ugandan delegation led by its Goodwill Ambassador Renu Varun visited KVIC yesterday. The delegation gifted miniature of three Ugandan giant...