Owais Gul

Protests to protect Article 35-A continue on day 3  

Protests to protect Article 35-A continue on day 3  

Srinagar: The protests against the scrapping of Article 35-A continued for the third consecutive day on Friday with people affiliated with pro-freedom parties, mainstream political parties and business community and others taking to the streets to show unity over ‘guarding’ the constitutional provision providing for a special status to the state of Jammu and Kashmir. […]

 Owais Gul

Toying with Article 35-A: Trade bodies start week-long protest

Toying with Article 35-A: Trade bodies start week-long protest

Srinagar: The Kashmir Inc on Wednesday began its week-long protest programme to protest against what they called as the threat to the Article 35-A. A petition to hear the annulling of the article is due to be heard on August 6 in the Supreme Court. The Valley traders have started their protest programme to send […]

 Owais Gul

Sunshine fails to bring cheers as flood threat persists  

Sunshine fails to bring cheers as flood threat persists  

Srinagar: The improvement in the weather conditions and the hour-long sunshine in the Valley has failed to bring smile on the faces of people as the flood threat persisted here with water in streams as well as river Jehlum are still flowing above the danger level. However, the government has claimed to have taken all […]

 Owais Gul

Incessant rains trigger panic as flood threat looms large 

Incessant rains trigger panic as flood threat looms large 

Govt sounds alert in South Kashmir, MeT says 'no need to worry'

Srinagar: The heavy downpour since Thursday evening in the state has triggered panic across Kashmir Valley as people fear a repeat of 2014 deluge. The government has also sounded flood alert in South Kashmir, saying that the water level in streams and river Jehlum has crossed the alert level here. Meanwhile, Deputy Director if Meteorological […]

 Owais Gul

Heat wave declared in Kashmir  

Heat wave declared in Kashmir  

MeT sees no end to scorching heat

Srinagar: As Srinagar continues to witness scorching heat from the past few days, the local meteorological (MeT) department here has predicted hottest days ahead, saying that there is no prediction of rainfall during the coming days. Deputy Director MeT, Mukhtar Ahmad informed ‘Kashmir Vision’ that Srinagar, the summer capital of the state has recorded 34.4 […]

 Owais Gul

IMD’s rainfall alarm: Don’t panic, it will be a normal summer season, says Sonum Lotus

IMD’s rainfall alarm: Don’t panic, it will be a normal summer season, says Sonum Lotus

Srinagar: A day after the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) predicted heavy rainfall in Jammu and Kashmir during the June-September period, the local Meteorological here on Thursday said that there is no need to panic as it will be a normal summer season. Earlier, the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) had predicted that Jammu and Kashmir will […]

 Owais Gul

‘Eidgah chalo’ foiled as restrictions choke old city for 3rd straight day 

‘Eidgah chalo’ foiled as restrictions choke old city for 3rd straight day 

Valley shuts to commemorate death anniversaries of Mirwaiz Farooq, Gani Lone 

Srinagar: For the third consecutive day on Monday, authorities imposed restrictions in Srinagar areas to thwart attempts of a protest march to Eidgah called by Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) on the eve of death anniversaries of late Mirwaiz Molvi Mohammad Farooq and late Abdul Gani Lone. The Eidgah chalo call was given by JRL comprising […]

 Owais Gul

Secretariat ‘Gherao’ foiled

Secretariat ‘Gherao’ foiled

Shopian carnage brings life to a standstill in Kashmir

Srinagar: Normal life came to a standstill in Kashmir on Monday on a call for shutdown by separatists to protest the killing of five civilians during clashes between protesters and security forces near the encounter site in Shopian district on Sunday. The clashes erupted immediately after forces cordoned off a house where five Hizbul men […]