April 22, 2018 1:17 AM

    Video | Education minister orders closure of tuition centres in Kashmir for three months

    The minister for education Syed Muhammad Altaf Bukhari on Sunday ordered the closure of all private tuition centres in Kashmir valley for 90 days in the backof student protests over Kathua case.

    April 22, 2018 2:15 AM

    Union Cabinet clears ordinance for death to child rapists

    The Union Cabinet on Saturday approved an ordinance to allow courts to award death penalty to those convicted of raping children up to 12 years of age.

    April 22, 2018 2:15 AM

    J&K govt ready with similar ordinance

    Hours after the Union cabinet in New Delhi passed an ordinance for awarding capital punishment to convicts of rape of a minor bellow 12 years of age, the Jammu and Kashmir government Saturday also finalised a similar draft for passing an ordinance for the state.

    April 22, 2018 2:15 AM

    Police reprimand media for misreporting in Kathua rape and murder

    Objecting strongly to the language of a certain section of the media while reporting about the Rasana rape and murder of the eight-year-old girl, the police said it spread “baseless and factually incorrect” information to the people.

    April 22, 2018 2:15 AM

    3 injured in army firing during CASO

    Three people were injured when army fired into protesters who were resisting a cordon-and-search operation in Kareemabad village of Pulwama on Saturday.

    April 22, 2018 2:15 AM

    Bukhari urges students to resume classes

    Education minister Muhammad AltafBukhari on Saturday asked students to end their anti-rape protests now and resume classes.

    April 22, 2018 2:15 AM

    College principals say police disrupt peaceful protests

    Interference of local police in student protests results in law and order situation in and outside campuses, principals of various institutions told education minister AltafBukhari on Thursday.

    April 22, 2018 2:15 AM

    Is Lal Singh out of BJP control?

    The state unit leaders of BharatiyaJanata Party have asked the party high command in New Delhi to take action against the ousted minister Lal Singh for violating party rules and going against the party stand on the gruesome rape and murder case of a child in Kathua.

    April 22, 2018 2:15 AM

    JK BJP and RSS leaders summoned to New Delhi

    The top state leaders of BJP and RSS would travel to New Delhi in the coming days to discuss with the party leadership there the composition of a new team of ministers that would be inducted into the Mehbooba Mufti led government in Jammu and Kashmir.

    April 22, 2018 2:15 AM

    Asiya Andrabi, associates held

    Dukhtaran-e-Millat chief AsiyaAndrabi and several of her associates were arrested from Anchidora area of Anantnag district Friday night for their alleged role in female student protests and stone-pelting on forces.

    April 22, 2018 2:15 AM

    Read biography of the police officer who knows it all

    Peer Ghulam Hassan Shah’s biography is like a detailed document on Kashmir's recent history by the man in charge of things himself.

    April 22, 2018 2:15 AM

    2 JKLF leaders booked under PSA, sent to KotBalwal jail

    Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front chairman Muhammad Yasin Malik on Saturday condemned detention of Front’sdeputy chief organiserSiraj-ud-din Mir and district president Baramulla Abdul Rashid Magloo under the draconian Public Safety Act.