• TOP STORIES

Justice Bedi gives clean chit to CM

‘Syed Yousuf Died Due To Cardiac Arrest’

UMER MAQBOOL

Srinagar, Dec 22: Giving a clean chit to Chief Minister Omar Abdullah, the one -man Commission of Inquiry(CoI) headed by Justice H S Bedi has concluded that National Conference worker, Syed Muhammad Yousuf, had died due to cardiac arrest last year. However, two officials of Crime Branch have been More


Indicted officials likely to face disciplinary action

UMER MAQBOOL

Srinagar, Dec 22: Two officials of Crime Branch, including a Deputy Superintendent of Police, indicted by Justice H S Bedi of being negligent while discharging their duties, may face disciplinary action as well as contempt of court proceedings, sources told Greater Kashmir on Saturday.“There has More


POLICE CLOSE BANDIPORA FAKE ENCOUNTER CASE

‘ARMY SOURCE KILLED HILAL’

SUHAIL AJMAL

Bandipora, Dec 22: Police have closed the investigation into the Aloosa ‘staged encounter’ case in which a 19-year old youth, Hilal Ahmed Dar, was killed earlier this year. Police have cited lack of “further evidence” as one of the main reasons to close the case.Interestingly police in its final More


Kashmir joins Delhi gang rape protests, albeit, with a suffix

SHAFAAT SHAH

Srinagar, Dec 22: As India is rightly outraged over the brutal gang rape of a 23-year-old girl in a moving bus in New Delhi on December 16, thousands of people Saturday took to streets in the national capital demanding justice. Millions more took to the cyber world across the country to seek answers More


Don't repeat what I did during 2010: Omar to Centre

Srinagar, Dec 22: Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Saturday said the Union government should make itself seen and heard in ongoing protests against the gang-rape of 23-year-old girl in New Delhi.The government should engage itself with the youngsters, he said.Taking a leaf out from the lessons More


People want change: Mufti

Mehboob Iqbal Joins Peoples Democratic Party

Jammu, Dec 22: Patron of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Mufti Muhammad Sayeed on Saturday said the present regime headed by National Conference had failed miserably to carry forward the equitable development agenda which was implemented by the previous PDP-Congress regime in the State.He said More


Disabled girl booked for stone pelting

Charged With Attempt To Murder, Damage To Property

KHALID GUL

Islamabad (Anantnag), Dec 22: Police on Friday detained 17- year old disabled girl for her alleged involvement in stone pelting during the 2010 summer unrest. She was booked under attempt to murder and other serious offences. However, she was released on Saturday after court granted interim bail to More


2000 patients die of liver ailments every year: Experts

MANZOOR-UL-HASSAN

Srinagar, Dec 22: The number of people suffering from liver disease is on the rise in Jammu and Kashmir as nearly 2000 people die due to various liver ailments in the state annually in absence of proper treatment and late detection, health experts said on Saturday.“Nearly 2 lakh patients die with More





  • Briefs

Salah-ud-Din pays tributes to slain militant

Srinagar, Dec 22: The Hizb-ul-Mujahideen amir Syed Salah-ud-Din has paid glowing tributes to Commander Shakir Hussain alias Chotta Hafiz who was slain in an encounter with the armed forces in Khistwar More




  • Opinion

Crime and punishment

Punishment only can reduce the level of crime

Write Hand

AJAZ UL HAQUE

Imagine a 23-year-old girl assaulted by six men, stripped and dumped by the roadside after being raped in a moving bus. The occurrence of every fresh event always makes the previous one appear pale in More



  • GK Magazine

Kashmiri Leaders In Pakistan: Now and Then

How and in what manner tectonic plates of sub-continental politics have shifted

ALTERNATIVES

DR GULL WANI

Moderate Kashmiri leaders are on a weeklong visit to Pakistan to have a dialogue with a cross section of political opinion. The purpose of the visit would be to bring Kashmir to the forefront and stress More




  • Business

‘Al-Khuddam gaining popularity outside JK’

GK NEWS NETWORK

Srinagar, Dec 22: Al-Khuddam Hajj and Umrah Services has received good response to its recently announced Umrah packages, the company today said, adding that it has even gained popularity in other states More



  • Sports

Taliban describes Pak cricket team's visit to India as ‘disgusting’

PRESS TRUST OF INDIA

Islamabad, Dec 22: The Taliban today described the Pakistani cricket team's tour of India as a "disgusting gesture" and held out the threats of violence against India.In a statement emailed to journalists More



  • Kashmir

‘My 14-yr old son is not a militant’

Palhallan Family Pleads Innocence

ALTAF BABA

Baramulla, Dec 22: Rebuffing the police claim that the boy arrested in Raipora Palhallan is involved in the killing of a Sarpanch, the family of boy has accused the police of falsely implicating their More



  • Srinagar City

In winter, Shaher-e-Khaas turns hub of delicious Harissa

Freezing temperature increases demand of traditional mutton delicacy

ARIF SHAFI WANI

A soothing aroma of steaming spices fills cold air in a congested lane leading to Aali Kadal area of Shaher-e-Khaas. Braving bone chilling cold, people in small groups jostle through dense fog in wee hours More




  • Jammu

Govt recommends inclusion of Gojri in Constitution

GK NEWS NETWORK

Jammu, Dec 22: Jammu and Kashmir government has recommended Gojri language for inclusion in the eighth schedule of Indian constitution. Official sources said that the Chief Minister Omar Abdullah More



  • News

Kashmir resolution must for peace in South Asia: Nawaz Sharief

Jamaat Reiterates Unconditional Support To Kashmiris

HURRIYAT’S PAK VISIT

NISAR AHMED THOKAR

Islamabad, Dec 22: The former Prime Minister of Pakistan and the president of Pakistan Muslim League (N) Mian Nawaz Sharief has said that peace and stability in South Asia hinges on a peaceful and negotiated More



  • GKeducation&Careers

Giving hope to Kashmir orphans

A young social activist is committed to better the lives of orphans

ENGINEERING SOCIAL CHANGE

ARIF SHAFI WANI

There is always one moment in childhood when the door opens and lets the future in. But this door never opened for an unfortunate group of children in Kashmir who lost their childhood in past over two More




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