Clashes Erupt in Sopore after Fresh Petition Against 35A

August 27 SHABIR KHAN clashes erupted in sopore main Chowk on Monday following the new petition that was filed by BJP Spokesman, Ashwini Upadhyay on Monday demanding the revoking of Article 35A. Scores of youth including students hit the streets and clashes with the forces deployed in the main chowk ...

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Ground Report- Petrol Shortage Hits Parts of Kashmir Valley

August 27 Petrol and Diesel shortage has hit many places of the Kashmir valley including the districts of Islamabad (Anantnag), Shopian, Pulwama and Kulgam. Many people complained of oil stations refusing to fill oil due to the shortage of petrol and diesel on the oil stations. “We do not know ...

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Body of 15 Year Old Boy Fished out after 4 Days in Ganderbal

August 27 Rayees Shah The Jammu Kashmir Police and locals fished out the body of a of 14-year-old boy who drowned in Nallah Sindh in Kijora area of Kangan town of central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district on August 24. The body as per reports was taken out from Nallah Sindh at ...

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India Pakistan to Resume Dialogue in Lahore this Week

August 27 India and Pakistan will resume their talks on various aspects of the Indus Waters Treaty in Lahore on Wednesday, the first bilateral engagement since Prime Minister Imran Khan took office. India’s Indus Water Commissioner P K Saxena is expected to reach here today to begin the two-day discussions ...

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Jamia Masjid of Islamabad, Vehicles Ransacked in Islamabad Town

August 27 The personnel from CRPF allegedly ransacked the Jamia Masjid of Islamabad district at Reshi Bazar area in South Kashmir’s Islamabad township on Monday. Eyewitnesses told The Kashmiriyat that scores of troopers from CRPF hurled rocks on the Jamia Masjid and broke the window panes of the central mosque here. “Aaj ...

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At least Two Killed, 300 Injured in Iran Earthquake

August 27 A magnitude 6.0 earthquake in the western Iranian province of Kermanshah has killed at least two people and injured more than 300 others. There were reports that the quake was felt as far away as Baghdad. A shallow earthquake struck early Sunday about 26 kilometers (16 miles) southwest ...

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Huge Consignment of Poppy Straw seized by Police in Shopian

August 27 The Jammu Kashmir Police in Shopian District seized a huge quantity of poppy straw (Fukki) in Imam Shaib area of South Kashmir’s Shopian District. The Police said that during a Naka checking at Manihal Imamsahib, a Police party of Police post Imamsahib intercepted a truck bearing Reg no ...

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Clashes Erupt in Shopian Degree College

August 27 Intense Clashes Erupted in Government Degree college Of Shopian District of South Kashmir over the attempts to revoke Article 35A. A Student told The Kashmiriyat that students in large numbers shouting slogans in favour of Article 35a hit the streets. The students hurled stones on Government Forces deployed ...

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Supreme Court Adjourns hearing on Fresh Petition against 35 A

August 27 The Supreme Court of India has not taken up a fresh plea challenging Article-35A today following adjournment request by the petitioner. Another petition seeking the scrapping of Article-35A has been filed by a Delhi-based NGO “We the Citizens”., which is due to be heard on August 31. The ...

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Clashes Erupt in GDC Kulgam as Supreme Court Hears Fresh Petition Against 35A

August 27 Intense Clashes Erupted in Government Degree college Of Kulgam District of South Kashmir over the attempts to revoke Article 35A. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that scores of students shouting slogans in favour of Article 35a hit the streets. The supreme court of India today is hearing a fresh ...

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