Excessive use of force is responsible for unrest, pushing youth to gun: Mehbooba Mufti

Excessive use of force is responsible for unrest, pushing youth to gun: Mehbooba Mufti

Srinagar: A day after encounter in South Kashmir’s Pulwama which left four militants dead, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) President Mehbooba Mufti made her presence in the interior of South Kashmir’s Pulwama district. Mehbooba, former Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir,  met Rubina who was allegedly harassed by police for being a militants sister. While talking to […]

Repressive measures are being used to punish innocent people: Sehrai

Repressive measures are being used to punish innocent people: Sehrai

Srinagar: Expressing strong resentment and anger over the mid night raid and arresting Tehreek-e-Hurriyat activist Master Ali Mohd and his son of Hajin, Tehreek-e-Hurriyat chairman Mohammad Ashraf Sehrai said that these “repressive” measures are being used as tools to punish the innocent people so as to force them into a submission. He said that the […]

Two soldiers die in separate incidents in Rajouri

Two soldiers die in separate incidents in Rajouri

Rajouri: Two army soldiers found dead under mysterious conditions in separate incidents in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday. A police official told GNS that a soldier namely Naid Subedar Rajinder Singh of 26 Punjab regiment found lying inside army camp while performing duty at Narian, Rajouri. The soldier was later taken to military […]

Winter chill increases risk of high blood pressure which can cause fatal heart attacks: DAK

Winter chill increases risk of high blood pressure which can cause fatal heart attacks: DAK

Srinagar: As Kashmir Valley is reeling under an intense cold wave with temperatures dipping below freezing point, Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) on Sunday warned that chill of winter increases the risk of high blood pressure, also known as hypertension. “Cold weather hikes blood pressure which increases the risk of fatal heart attacks and strokes,” said […]

Militant attack foiled on an army base in Jammu

Militant attack foiled on an army base in Jammu

Srinagar: A possible militant attack was foiled on an army base after troopers engaged two suspected militants in a gunfight in Rantnuchak area of Jammu. According to the sources, the army sentries detected suspicious movement of two persons who were trying to approach the gate of military station located at Rantnuchak at around 2 A.M […]

Govt forces launch CASO in north Kashmir’s Sopore

Govt forces launch CASO in north Kashmir’s Sopore

Srinagar: Government forces on Sunday launched a Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) in the apple township of Sopore in north Kashmir district of Baramulla . Official sources said that following specific information about presence of militants at village Tujjar in Sopore, a joint search operation was launched by Special Operations Group (SOG) of state police, […]

Pulwama Blast: Minor boy succumbs at SMHS hospital

Pulwama Blast: Minor boy succumbs at SMHS hospital

Srinagar:  A 10-year-old-boy who was injured critically in a mysterious blast at Gadoora area of South Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Saturday late afternoon succumbed to injuries in SMHS hospital here. Arif Ahmad Dar son of Abdul Ghani Dar, a resident of Larrow succumbed due to grave injuries at SMHS hospital here this evening, a doctor who […]