Massive protests erupted at the National Institute of Technology-Srinagar on Tuesday against the derogatory remarks made by a student against Prophet Muhammad.
Tourists, non-locals celebrate Independence Day in Srinagar, amidst chants of Jai Shree Ram; Downtown area remains closed
While the celebrations continued at Lal Chowk with music, dance, flashing of national flags and chanting Jai Shri Ram and Bharat Mata Ki Jai, the downtown areas remained blocked and shut down from the early hours of the day till noon.
Authorities have disallowed Eid al Adha prayers at the historic Jamia Masjid as well as the Eidgah in Srinagar, said the managing body of the mosque.
Former Jammu and Kashmir CM Mehbooba Mufti on Sunday accused the BJP government of turning Kashmir into the infamous American military prison, Guantanamo, ahead...
In Srinagar’s old city, the historic Jamia Masjid reverberated with nasheeds and duas after four years of enforced silence.
Hurriyat Conference chairperson, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, was again stopped by police from leaving his house to deliver the sermon at Kashmir’s historic Jamia Masjid. Earlier,...