​The BJP in West Bengal has lodged a police complaint against a Imam of Kolkata for issuing a ‘fatwa’ against Prime Minister Narendra Modi and demanded his immediate arrest. Syed Mohammad Nurur Rahman Barkati, the Shahi Imam of Kolkata’s Tipu Sultan Masjid, yesterday issued a ‘fatwa’ against the Prime Minister, accusing him of ‘bluffing’ people…

Sopore returns to normal after two-day shutdown

Sopore returned to normal on Sunday after observing complete shutdown for two consecutive days over the killing of top Al-Badr militant Muzaffar Naikoo in an encounter with forces on Friday morning. All shops and other business establishments opened on Sunday morning after remaining shut for two days to mourn the killing of Naikoo alias Muza…

​The Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) Chief Yasin Malik on Friday said that the five-month-long uprising triggered after the July 8 killing of militant commander Burhan Wani was “crushed through the use of unbridled force”. He was addressing a seminar of Young Parliamentarians Forum of Pakistan, National Assembly of Pakistan through a video link.…

Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti today reviewed the situation in Kashmir Valley arising out of the heavy snowfall of past 24 hours at a meeting of officers here. The Chief Minister directed continuous and overnight snow clearance of highways; inter-district roads and connecting arteries without any break. She specifically directed to keep the roads leading to…

4 civilians killed in Indian shelling: Pakistani Army

​Pakistan Army on Wednesday claimed that four Pakistani civilians were killed and seven others were injured after Indian Army resorted to “unprovoked” firing along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir.   India violated the ceasefire agreement yet again when it started shelling across the LoC, the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR).    Indian…