Kashmir

Fourth unique mass marriage held in Kashmir,105 couples tied...

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Srinagar:One of its unique and easy 4th biggest mass marriage event was witnessed in Kashmir when 105 couples from different parts of valley tied knot at Srinagar’s Amar Singh Club. The function was organized by Jafri council of Kashmir and the majority of the deserving couples belonged to northern parts of Kashmir’s Uri, Pattan, Baramulla, Sumbal and central Kashmir’s Srinagar, and Budgam. Religious scholars of Jammu and Kashmir threw light on the importance and merits of marriage in Islam...

Amid Restrictions, shutdown Burhan Wani remembered on his 2n...

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Srinagar:Restrictions in seven police stations of Srinagar city and several other parts of Kashmir valley amid shutdown called by Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) paralyzed normal life on Sunday. Joint Resistance leadership had called for shutdown and Tral chalo on the eve of second death anniversary of top slain Hizb-ul-Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani and against the killing of three civilians in army firing in Qaimoh area of Kulgam district last Saturday. Reports said law enforcing authorities...

Teenage girl among three civilians killed in Kulgam,Investig...

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Srinagar: Amid shutdown and restrictions in parts of Srinagar, three civilians including a girl were Saturday killed while scores sustained injuries after forces opened fire in Redwani area of South Kashmir’s Kulgam district. Officials said that a 16-year-old teenage girl and two other civilians were killed after forces opened fire on protesters who pelted stones on them in Hawoora area of Redwani. The slain civilians identified as Shakir Ahmad Khanday (22) son of Mohd Hussain Khanday, Irshad Ahmad...

Amarnath Yatris our guests,We are at war with Indian state, ...

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Srinagar: Amid apprehensions that militants may attack Amarnath yatris, Hizbul Mujahideen operational chief Riyaz Naikoo has said the yatris were their guests and they won’t be targeted. In an audio message, Naikoo said the Hizbul have no plan to attack the pilgrims. “We will never ever attack yatris as they are our guests and come here to perform their religious rituals.” “Militants have never attacked the Amarnath yatra. We are not at war with yatris. We are at war with...

Jammu and Kashmir placed under Governor’s Rule after P...

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Srinagar:Jammu and Kashmir was placed under the Governor’s Rule on Wednesday following President Ram Nath Kovind’s approval. Governor, N.N. Vohra sought Kovind’s approval on Tuesday after the Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) decision to pull out of the Peoples Democratic Party (pdp)-led state government which was immediately followed by the resignation of Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti.  Vohra’s recommendations for imposition of the Governor’s Rule was made under...

Hurriyat Leadership termed Killing of Shujaat Bukhari as ass...

( Jammu and Kashmir )

SRINAGAR: Separatists Leadership  denounced the killing of Rising Kashmir Chief Editor and Veteran journalist Syed Shujaat Bukhari, terming it a direct assault on freedom of speech and expression. Condemning the killing of Shujaat Bukhari, editor Rising Kashmir group of publications by unknown gunmen in Srinagar, All Parties Hurriyat Conference chairman (G) Syed Ali Geelani said that it is against the moral and human ethics to kill a person without any justification. Regretting such mysterious...

On the Eve of Eid,Kashmir`s Syed Shujaat Bukhari Assassinate...

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Srinagar:Veteran journalist and Chief Editor  Rising Kashmir  Syed Shujaat Bukhari and his PSO were shot dead by unidentified gunmen outside the newspaper’s office in the heart of this Jammu and Kashmir summer capital, police officials said today. Senior journalist, Writer and Chief Editor of Rising Kashmir, Shujaat Bukhari was shot dead by three to four unidentified gunmen at the Press Enclave in Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir. While Bukhari was rushed to the hospital almost immediately, he...

Youm-ul-Quds Observed Across Jammu and Kashmir;Speakers Call...

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Srinagar:The last Friday of Ramzan (Jumat-ul-Vida,) was observed as “Youm-ul-Quds and Kashmir” to impress upon the international community to come forward in a big way to help the people of Palestine and Jammu and Kashmir. Reports said to Wilayat Times that soon after the Friday congregation prayers ended in various Masjids  across Kashmir, people took out rallies and processions to denounce the Israeli occupation of Palestine. Resolutions supporting the Right to Self Determination of the people...

Towering personality Imam Ali (AS) a role model for entire m...

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Srinagar:Islamic Scholar and Minister for Higher Education, Technical Education, Information Technology, Molvi Imran Raza Ansari  said that life of Hazrat Ali (AS) is a beacon light for entire humanity and his teachings precious endowments for the mankind. Addressing a gathering at Central  Imam Bargah Zadibal on the martyrdom anniversary of Hazrat Imam Ali Ibn Abi Talib  (AS),President of All Jammu and Kashmir Shia Association said that the exalted Imam spent his entire life in the way of Islam...

Hazrat Ali (Pbuh) fought for justice and fairness in the His...

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Srinagar:Addressing a religious gathering at the revered shrine of Dastgeer Sahab Sarai Bala Stinagar, in connection with the Ashra-e-Najat ans the martyrdom anniversary of Hazrat Ali (Pbuh) Mirwaiz said that Hazrat Ali spent his entire life for the cause of Allah and Islam and followed the footprints of beloved Prophet Muhammad (Pbuh) till his martyrdom . Mirwaiz said that Hazrat Ali earned frame for being born in the house of Allah, the Khana-e-Kabba and he was also martyred in a masjid in Koofa. Mirwaiz...