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Srinagar: A youth was killed another wounded when the army ... Friday congregational prayers were not allowed in Srinagar's Grand mosque.
Like wise Srinagar's Grand mosque too remained shut due to curfew. No prayers have been allowed in the historic mosque since holy month of ...

Authorities sealed Jamia Masjid, Srinagar, and disallowed Juma prayers ... All roads leading to the mosque were sealed and concertina wires ...
A Srinagar-based army spokesperson said that the mob had tried to ... prayers were disallowed at Srinagar's grand mosque, Jamia Masjid.
police arrested Malik in Druggen area after the Friday prayers when Malik came out of a mosque to lead the march towards the headquarters of ...
Indian troops martyr youth in IoK, seal Jamia mosque ... Srinagar: A young man was killed and several others were injured when Indian army ...

Srinagar, India (AP) -- Indian soldiers fired at worshippers outside a mosque in disputed Kashmir on Friday, killing one man and wounding ...
The attack on Delhi public school in Srinagar - one of the few shining examples of normality in a state marred by endless trauma since 1989 - is possibly the lowest point, following so soon in the footsteps of the lynching of Jammu and Kashmir DySP ...
The murder of Lieutenant Ummer Fayaz (2RajRif) in May and the public killing of the Deputy Superintendent of police, Mohammad Ayub Pandith, outside the main Srinagar mosque, Jamia masjid, on late June 22 evening that Mirwaiz Umar Farooq did not ...
The additional SP (Traffic City), Srinagar, Sajad Ahmad Shah has been assigned to look after the duties of the SP (North Srinagar). DySP Pandith was lynched by a mob outside central mosque Jamia Masjid at Nowhatta in Srinagar during the auspicious ...
Mohammed Ayub was lynched outside the Jamia mosque in Srinagar on Thursday, which was Shab-e-Qadr, an auspicious night for Muslims.
The "most urgent" communication, advises senior officers to "instruct the field and subordinate formation" not to offer Eid prayers in isolated or general mosques or Eidgahs (prayer ground), the newspaper said. "In Srinagar, the personnel have been ...
The Jammu and Kashmir police has issued an advisory asking its personnel not to offer Eid prayers at general mosques, but to stick to protected mosques, an Indian Express report said. The advisory was issued a day after a Deputy Superintendent of Jammu ...
The circumstances leading to the murder of deputy superintendent Mohammad Ayub Pandit, 57, are shrouded in conflicting accounts. Some said he was on duty near the mosque and was clicking pictures, which led some in the crowd to suspect he was an ...
DSP lynched outside Srinagar mosque ... which involves prayers and supplications at mosques and shrines in the Valley through the night.
The DSP was stripped naked and stoned to death by a mob after he allegedly opened fire on a group of people, who caught him clicking pictures near a mosque in downtown Srinagar in the early hours on Friday. The police officer was on duty when the mob ...
New Delhi: When a mob attacked and lynched Deputy SP Mohammed Ayub Pandith at Srinagar's Jamia mosque on Thursday night, it didn't matter that he was a local boy.

Jammu & Kashmir's police chief, S.P. Vaid, said two persons have been arrested for the lynching of Mohammad Ayub Pandit, a deputy superintendent of police who was posted at the access control of the Jamia masjid in downtown Srinagar to prevent ...
family members wailed in grief this morning as police officer Mohammed Ayub Pandith's body reached his home in Srinagar's Nowpora, a short distance from the old city's Jamia masjid. He was killed brutally by a mob of more than 200 late last night ...
Srinagar: A deputy superintendent of police was stripped naked and stoned to death by an irate mob after he allegedly opened fire at a group of people, who caught him clicking pictures near a mosque in downtown area in the early hours on Friday. The ...
Srinagar, June 23: A police officer was beaten to death by a crowd chanting pro-militant slogans outside the Jamia masjid in Srinagar last night while most Kashmiris were engaged in nightlong prayers on the eve of the festival of Shab-e-Qadr when sins ...
Srinagar: For the first time, the historic Jamia masjid in Srinagar remained closed on Friday on the occasion of 'Jummat-ul-Vida', the last Friday of the Islamic fasting month of Ramadan, due to strict restrictions imposed by the authorities.
Islamabad: The authorities disallowed people from offering the Jumatul Wida prayers in Srinagar's central mosque, Indian occupied Kashmir (IHK) on Friday. All roads leading to the grand mosque were sealed since early morning. Concertina wires were ...
Deputy SP (Security) Mohammed Ayub Pandith, who was in civilian clothes, was caught clicking pictures inside the mosque, following which the officer opened fire with his service pistol, injuring three people.
family members wailed in grief this morning as police officer Mohammed Ayub Pandith's body reached his home in Srinagar's Nowpora, a short distance from the old city's Jamia masjid. He was killed brutally by a mob of more than 200 late last night ...
"He was deployed for duty at the mosque where people were to offer prayers and Mirwaiz Umar Farooq was to deliver an address," a top police ...
An unidentified man was lynched by an irate mob after he allegedly opened fire at a group of people who caught him clicking pictures near a mosque in downtown area of Srinagar. A man was seen moving in suspicious circumstances by some people near ...
A top cop of Jammu and Kashmir police was lynched by an irate mob after he allegedly opened fire at a group of people who caught him clicking pictures near a mosque in downtown area of Srinagar. The deceased has been identified as Deputy ...
Srinagar, India (AP) - government forces killed three suspected Kashmiri rebels in fighting in the disputed region Thursday and fatally shot a rock-throwing protester during an ensuing rally demanding an end to Indian rule, officials said.
Srinagar: The Joint Resistance Leadership Wednesday announced that in keeping with the past practice, Juma-tul-Vida (Last Friday of Ramazan) will b e observed as Yaum-e-Quds along side Kashmir day this year as well.
Before sunlight reaches earth, a man, locally known as Sahar Khan, moves around the alleys of Srinagar, beating a drum to wake the faithful during Ramzan.
We made announcements from the local mosque seeking help. Before villagers assembled to stop them, forces burnt a bike and beat some locals," they said adding that army probably attacked the village for celebrating the India's defeat in ICC Champions ...
Srinagar, June 20: Two militants of Hizbul Mujahideen were trapped in a Sopore village in North Kashmir's Baramulla district this evening after security forces launched a cordon and search operation following reports of presence of a group of militants ...
I realise that it's time for a lunch, when the men in office leave for namaaz and I remember to heat up my dinner when the mosque yells 'iftaar'. That evening, too, I didn't remember exactly what time it was. On Fridays, most people stay away from ...
police investigation says that on March 19, 2013, Suhail Ahmed Sofi was sitting with a friend Ghulam Hyder near the local mosque when militants opened fire on him. He, however, escaped and hid himself in the Hamam of the mosque. One militant chased ...
In the evenings, mosques are filled with devotees to offer Taraweh, the special Ramzan prayers which are offered in pairs of two after Isha namaz or the fifth and last prayer of the day and can be prayed in, at least, eight or twenty raka'at, according ...
"Winning this trophy apart, I am celebrating my political sentiment as well," Amir, who gave only his first name, told AFP outside the grand mosque in Srinagar's old town of Nowhatta. "This was long overdue." Earlier in the day Indian paramilitary ...
Srinagar: On Friday afternoon, when Sameer Ahmad, a 25-year-old made his way home after Friday prayers in Hassanpora neighbourhood near Arwani village, little did he know that a massive deployment of government forces is readying itself to confront ...
"CM is very keen to illuminate all streets of the city particularly in the holy month of Ramadan. We have a target to install 18000 street lights in the Srinagar city in which we have already installed 4200 street lights. We have to cover small lanes ...
People from different areas offer Namaz in this mosque and many among them are attracted by this kind of Miswak. On daily basis, I sell more than 50 packets of Miswak," said Imran Ahmad who sells different religious items outside mosque in Srinagar said.
Teenage students of Darul Uloom 'ruthlessly beaten' by army. Share this on WhatsApp. Srinagar: Two teenage students of Darul Uloom Sawa-us-Sabeel in Kulgam district were beaten up by army soldiers on Wednesday night, the Darul Uloom administration told ...
Srinagar: Two policemen --Sajjad Ahmad and Shabbir Ahmad-- were killed in separate attacks by militants in Kashmir in last 24 hours.
This was the second attack by militants on policemen in the Kashmir valley on Thursday. Photo Representational. - - - - - - - - - Advertisement - - - - - - - - -. Srinagar: Two policemen --Sajjad Ahmad and Shabbir Ahmad-- were killed in separate ...
I picked the latter as I did my fieldwork in Srinagar as a researcher in the last two years. When Burhan Wani was killed on July 8, 2016, for many days, local newspapers were full of notifications of cancelled weddings.
Srinagar: On a recent May morning, Qalandar Khatana stepped out of his home in Kothiya village, located near the border, after carefully strapping on his prosthetic legs.
A Kashmiri child prays inside Kashmir's main mosque during Ramadan in downtown. 1. A Kashmiri child prays inside Kashmir's main mosque during Ramadan in downtown Srinagar. (AFP/Tauseef Musafa). Syrian whirling dervishes perform in a ...
Later Mirwaiz was informed that since he has been put under house arrest he cannot leave till further orders, spokesman added. He said amalgam chairman was scheduled to address a congregation at a mosque in the down town in the afternoon today.
Apart from fasting, and congregational Tarawih prayers at mosques, Darasgahs, Shrines, and Khanqahs, people also rely on the media to learn more about the bounties Ramadan has to offer.
These beggars are making huge money in this holy month by begging outside mosques and shrines. Yesterday morning I saw large numbers of non- locals arriving from a truck and soon after arriving here they started making rounds to the area," said Ghulam ...
Srinagar's Central mosque remained bolted and devotees were barred from offering prayers. The most brutal decision of Indian forces was to keep city's central mosque locked, in the holy month of Ramazan. Muslims protested against this brutal act but in ...


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