Iltija Mufti, daughter of former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti (File Photo/Facebook)

Remove my security cover: Iltija Mufti

Srinagar: Iltija Mufti, daughter of former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti, has asked the government to remove her security after she was prevented from visiting the grave of her grandfather and former chief minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed on his fourth death anniversary. “I don’t want any SSG (Special Security Group) cover, it has […]

Iltija Mufti, daughter of former J&K Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti (File Photo)

Iltija Mufti says barred from visiting grandfather’s grave

Srinagar: Days after five Kashmir politicians were released from detention after five months, Iltija Mufti, daughter of former Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti, on Thursday said that authorities have barred her from moving out of her residence at Gupkar Road here to visit her grandfather’s grave. “I wanted to go to the mausoleum of my grandfather […]

J&K Congress chief Gulam Ahmed Mir (File Photo/Facebook)

Top J&K Congress leaders put under house arrest in Jammu

Srinagar: A tour by senior Congress leaders, which was scheduled to visit Udhmapur, Ramban and Banihal, was disrupted after top party leaders, including state Congress chief Gulam Ahmed Mir, were put under house arrest in Jammu, senior officials said here on Tuesday. The other Congress leaders who have been restricted include former Deputy Chief Minister Tara […]

National Conference President Farooq Abdullah (Photo/IANS)

Public Safety Act on former J&K CM Farooq Abdullah extended by 3 months

Srinagar: Public Safety Act (PSA) on former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Farooq Abdullah has been extended by three months till March 14, 2020. The PSA was slapped on Abdullah, who continues to be in detention at his Gupkar residence here in Srinagar, which has been declared as sub-jail, on September 17. Three former chief ministers, […]

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Sarpanch, one other killed in grenade attack in Kashmir’s Anantnag

Srinagar: A sarpanch and another person were killed in a grenade attack in a village in Jammu and Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Tuesday, police said. The grenade attack in Hakura occurred as ‘Back to the village’ programme was underway, with government officials also present on the occasion, and was followed by firing. A police team […]