Vohra visits flood control room, discusses preparations

Vohra visits flood control room, discusses preparations

Srinagar: Governor N.N. Vohra on Sunday  made an unscheduled visit   to the State Flood Control Room, located Srinagar, and attended the proceedings of the extensive meeting taken by Divisional Commissioner Kashmir,Baseer Khan, to review preparedness of all wings of the Divisional Administration to evacuate the affected residents in case the Jhelum crossed the high flood […]

Mehbooba ‘horrified’ over online trolling of Sushma Swaraj

Mehbooba ‘horrified’ over online trolling of Sushma Swaraj

Srinagar:Former Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir, Mehbooba Mufti on Sunday said that she was horrified after witnessing “vicious”  online trolling done to Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj after she had assisted an inter religion couple in obtaining a passport. Mufti took to her twitter handle and expressed extreme shock at the treatment Sushma […]

Militants fire upon forces check point in Pulwama

Militants fire upon forces check point in Pulwama

Srinagar : Suspected militants on Sunday fired upon a joint Naka (check point) party at Dalipora Sirno road in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district Sources said bike born militants fired towards forces and fled from the area, government forces retaliated with fire shots towards them. However, no loss of life or injury has been reported yet. […]

CASO Launched in Tral village

CASO Launched in Tral village

Srinagar : A Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) was launched by government forces in Midoora,  Tral  area of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district. Reports said  that a CASO was launched in the area following information about suspected militant movement in the area. Details awaited…

40 dead in Uttarakhand as bus falls into gorge

40 dead in Uttarakhand as bus falls into gorge

Srinagar : At least 40 passengers were killed in Uttarakhand when their bus fell into a gorge on Sunday morning, NDTV reported. Four of them were critically injured in the accident which happened on the Pipali-Bhoan motorway in Pauri Garhwal’s Nainidanda block. The police and a team of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) are facilitating […]

Landslides kill man injure four others in Anantnag

Landslides kill man injure four others in Anantnag

Srinagar: A 60-year-old man was killed and four members of a Bakerwal family suffered injuries after their temporary residential tents came under landslides, triggered by heavy rains at Thimdan Behak, a forest area in Utterso in Anantnag district of south Kashmir on Saturday evening. A police officer at Utterso Police Station told that five persons of […]

Batch of 6877 pilgrims leaves for Kashmir valley

Batch of 6877 pilgrims leaves  for Kashmir valley

Srinagar :A batch of 6,877 Amarnath pilgrims left Jammu on Sunday for the Amarnath Yatra in Kashmir Valley after the weather started improving across Jammu and Kashmir. Reports said that first group of 2,790 pilgrims for the Baltal base camp left early morning in an escorted convoy of 99 vehicles. “The remaining group of 4,087 […]