Daily Archives: September 7, 2017

Video: Grenade Blast claims life in Kashmir capital Srinagar

Published by Kashmir News Trust Srinagar, Sep 7, 2017 / 6:40 pm A civilian was injured while several other were wounded after a suspected militant hurled a grenade on a Para-military Central Reserve Police Force vehicle here in Kashmir capital Srinagar on Thursday evening. Eyewitnesses said that the grenade was lobbed near Exhibition Crossing when market was abuzz with activity. …

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NIA notice to Mian Qayoom: Bar writes open letter to Chief Justice of India

Published by Kashmir News Trust Srinagar, Sep 7, 2017 / 4:38 pm The Jammu and Kashmir High Court Bar Association has written an open letter to the Chief Justice of India, explaining the reasons behind strike called over the summoning of Bar President Mian Qayoom to the headquarters of National Investigation Agency (NIA).   Here is the full text of …

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JKLF Chairman Yasin Malik detained, shifted to Central Jail

Published by Kashmir News Trust Srinagar, Sep 7, 2017 / 4:15 pm Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Frot (JKLF) chief Yasin Malik was detained on Thursday from his office in Srinagar. Reports said that a police team reached at the Abi Guzar office of Malik and detained him. He was shifted to Central Jail Srinagar, said a spokesman. The arrest comes just …

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Incentives for Industry: FM rebuts statement attributed to him

Published by Kashmir News Trust Srinagar, Sep 7, 2017 / 1:10 pm Rebutting the statement attributed to him by a section of the press regarding drawing off incentives and subsidies to the industries in the state, Finance Minister Haseeb Drabu on Thursday said his remarks on the issue at a seminar at NIT Srinagar seem to have been "grossly misquoted." …

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After Agha Hasan, NIA raids house of Shabir Shah’s aide in Srinagar

Published by Kashmir News Trust Srinagar, Sep 7, 2017 / 12:47 pm National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Thursday raided the residence of Zameer Ahmad Sheikh at Gulshan Nagar Nowgam, Srinagar. Zameer is a member of Democratic Freedom Party led by Shabir Shah who is languishing in Tihar jail, Delhi after arrested by ED on July 25. NIA today raided residences …

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Mirwaiz placed under house arrest

Published by Kashmir News Trust Srinagar, Sep 7, 12:45 pm Hurriyat (M) chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq was placed under house arrest on Thursday, said a spokesman. He said that the Mirwaiz was placed under detention at his Nigeen residence. His house arrest comes a day after he, along with Syed Ali Geelani and Yasin Malik, announced to march to NIA …

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Indin Army Chief says China is gradually taking over territory

Published by Kashmir News Trust  New Delhi, Sep 7, 2017 / 9:38 am China is gradually taking over territory and testing India’s threshold, army chief General Bipin Rawat said on Wednesday, a little over a week after the countries ended one of their worst military face-offs. Hindustan Times reported that while referring to China, Rawat said it had started flexing muscles …

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