This madrassa in Surat has over 70% Hindu students

SURAT: Madrassas are usually thought of as Muslim-only schools but over 70 per cent of the students at Madresa Islamiya High School in Surat are Hindus. For more than 100 years, the seminary has been imbibing a sense of humanity and camaraderie among its students coming from various castes, creeds and religions. It celebrates every festival with equal fervour and ...

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Driver dies as taxi plunges into gorge in Ramban

Jammu, Mar 7 : A 23-year-old taxi driver died when the vehicle, he was driving, plunged into a gorge in Ramban district of Jammu and Kashmir, on Wednesday morning. “A taxi driven by Pramjeet Singh fell into a deep gorge near Mahagdhar while going towards village Sumber, killing him,” police here said. A case has been registered in this regard, ...

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Killings cannot be justified with arbitrary, unproven pronouncement of youth being OGWs: NC on Shopian killings

srinagar,Mar 5:Demanding probe into the Shopian killings, opposition party National Conference on Monday said “killings cannot be justified with an arbitrary, unproven pronouncement of the youth being OGWs (militant over ground workers)”. On its official Twitter handle, NC wrote: “We are deeply shocked and grieved at the continued and unabated bloodshed in Kashmir.” “The Shopian killings cannot be justified with ...

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JRL calls for shutdown on Mar 7 against shifting of prisoners to outside jails

      Srinagar, Mar 04  Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) comprising Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik have condemned the arbitrary and illegal move of shifting Dr Muhammad Qasim Fakhtoo and Muhammad Shafi Shaerati and others in the middle of night clandestinely from Central Jail Srinagar to Udhampur and Hiranagar prisons. Terming the move as dictatorial ...

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Traffic police Rural Jammu launches special drive during the month of february-2018.

    Jammu, Mar 2 : In order to curb the menace of violation of traffic Rules, Traffic Rural Jammu has launched special drive against the traffic rule violators. A large number of private/commercial vehicles including Buses, Matadors, Bikes, etc. were challaned and seized. The traffic team challaned 4520 vehicles out of which 471 violators were booked under the offence ...

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Minor commits suicide in north Kashmir’s Sopore Representational

  Srinagar Mar.02 : A 13-year-old boy committed suicide by hanging himself at his home in North Kashmir’s Sopore on Friday. According to reports, Wasil Ahmed Parra, son of Sonaullah Parra, resident of Adipora Sopore was found hanged in his home. The boy was rushed to Sub District Hospital Sopore where doctors declared him brought dead. According to his family, ...

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Kashmiri youth dies in Kuwait road accident

  Kupwara, Mar. 02 Family of a Kashmiri youth, who died in a road accident in Kuwait a few days ago, have appealed Government of India to help bring the body of deceased back to home for last rites. Abdul Rashid Lone, 21, a resident of Dardpora village in Kupwara district was working in an oil company in Kuwait for ...

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Army jawan arrested over charges of wife’s murder


Rajouri, Aug 21: Rajouri Police arrested an army jawan on charges of murdering his wife a few days back in Mohra Fagla of Argi village of Rajouri. Jawan has been identified as Abdul Jabir son of Chiri Mohd resident of Mohra Fagla in Argi village of Rajouri. The said jawan was on leave since last many days. Police officer said that ...

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Dr Farooq calls opposition parties meet at his residence


Srinagar, Aug 06: National Conference (NC) president, Member parliament and three time chief minister Dr. Farooq Abdullah has invited all opposition parties in the state for a meeting at his Gupkar residence on Monday at 11am. Sources while disclosing this to a local news agency revealed that issues to be discussed at the opposition parties meet include the continuing row over ...

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