Entries by News Desk

Fact Check- Kashmir Flag at Civil Secretariat not Brought Down

August 04 Firdous Qadri Social media has been abuzz with rumours since the past week as the clouds of uncertainty loom across the Kashmir skies. On Sunday morning, a message was circulated across social media that the Kashmir’s state flag had been brought down from the civil secretariat in Kashmir’s capital city- Srinagar. The Kashmiriyat photographer […]

Mehbooba Mufti Not House Arrested- PDP Clarifies

August 04 Terming the stories appearing on social media regarding former Chief Minster Mehbooba Mufti’s house arrest as “rumours”, PDP Sunday morning clarified that the Party President wasn’t under house arrest. Two senior leaders of the party said that there was no ” truth” in the rumours of her having been under house arrest. Pertinently […]

BDO Office Marwah Kishtwar district gutted in mysterious fire incident

August 04 Mubashir Naik The office of the Block Development Officer Marwah was gutted in a mysterious fire incident on Saturday. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that it could be an act of sabotage to hide the mass scale bungling and corruption in Block Marwah of Kishtwar District. “Some employees posted in the block who were […]

Three Countries issue Advisories, Asking Tourists to Return from Kashmir

August 04 Three Nations have issued advisories asking their nationals to return soon from the Kashmir Valley. France, England and Germany have issued advisories asking their nationals to leave the Kashmir valley immediately. Earlier, the Jammu Kashmir Government had issued an order asking Indian tourists and Yatris to leave the Himalayan region. The order came […]

After Yatris, Tourists, NIT Students Leave Kashmir Valley

August 03 After asking Amarnath Yatris and tourists in the Kashmir valley to return home immediately, the Government of Jammu Kashmir issued an order on Friday evening asking the students of National Institute of Technology to return home. “This is to inform that all the students of the institute that the class work for all […]

Encounter Rages in Sopore Area

August 03 An exchange of firing has started between militants and government forces in Malmapanpora area of Warpora of North Kashmir’s Sopore on Saturday morning. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that a joint team of Government Forces including Army’s 22RR, SOG and CRPF launched cordon and search operation in Malmaponpora. During the search operation, brief exchange […]

News Regarding the Closure of Schools in Valley Baseless

August 02 Ridiculing the circulation of rumours regarding the closure of schools in the Kashmir Valley on various news agencies, the Directorate of School education in Kashmir has said no such order has been issued. An official of Directorate of School education in Kashmir has said that the rumour regarding the Closure of schools in […]

Amarnath Yatris, Tourists in Kashmir asked to Return Home- Report

August 02 Amid High speculations, the Kashmir News Observer reported that Amarnath Pilgrims and tourists have been asked to return home. The Kashmir News Observer that they have accessed a copy of an order by Home Secretary Shaleen Kabra which reads that Yatris and tourists have been asked to move out of Kashmir after threats […]