Two militants killed in Awantipora gunfight, bodies recovered

Two militants killed in Awantipora gunfight, bodies recovered

Srinagar: Two militants were killed in a gunfight with government forces in Nannar village of Midoora in South Kashmir’s Pulwama District on Friday. A joint team of Army’s 42RR, SOG and 180 BN of CRPF launched a cordon and search operation in Nannar. A senior police officer said the joint team of forces launched the cordon […]

Notorious criminal nabbed by police in Jammu outskirts

Notorious criminal nabbed by police in Jammu outskirts

Jammu: Police on Friday arrested a notorious criminal in Bishnah area here on city outskirts. “Police Party this morning apprehended one notorious criminal, absconder, history sheeter namely Runvijay Singh alias Rami of Harsa Dabbad, Bishnah,” police spokesman here said. He said that he was evading arrest since 2014 in different cases.

Long power cuts, severe heat conditions leave Jammu citizens exasperated

Long power cuts, severe heat conditions leave Jammu citizens exasperated

Jammu: Long power outages and searing heat conditions have left citizens of Jammu exasperated. The Santra Morh-Hazuribagh-Anandnagar-Bohri belt is the worst affected region in Jammu division, where locals say they are getting electricity for less than eight hours daily. “The power demand of Jammu province has increased beyond its allotment. As a result, the department […]

Ten years of imprisonment for husband and sister-in-law in dowry murder case

Ten years of imprisonment for husband and sister-in-law in dowry murder case

Patna: A local court today sentenced husband and sister-in-law of a woman to 10 years of rigorous imprisonment in a dowry murder case. After hearing the case, District and Sessions Judge Rudraprakash Mishra sentenced Kumar Amit, a native of Zunjhunmahal locality under the state capital`s Gardanibagh police station area, and his sister to 10 years of […]

Mehbooba congratulates Sitharaman for breaking the finance ceiling

Mehbooba congratulates Sitharaman for breaking the finance ceiling

Srinagar: Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti on Friday congratulated Nirmala Sitharaman for becoming the first woman to take charge as a full-time Union finance minister. “Congratulations to @nsitharaman on her new role as Finance Minister. As the first woman to helm this crucial portfolio full time, she’s shattered the glass ceiling by […]

Lakhs attend Jummat-ul-Vida prayers at Jamia Masjid, Hazratbal

Lakhs attend Jummat-ul-Vida prayers at Jamia Masjid, Hazratbal

Srinagar: Lakhs of people on Friday joined Jumat-ul-Vida, last Friday of Holy month of Ramzan, prayers in Kashmir Valley and Ladakh region. People, including women and children, throng religious places since this morning to participate in the Friday prayers. The main congregations were held at Hazratbal, which houses the Holy Relic of Prophet Muhammad, on […]

Have supported Peace Initiatives in the past, will continue to do so: Mirwaiz

Have supported Peace Initiatives in the past, will continue to do so: Mirwaiz

Srinagar: Hurriyat Conference (M) chairperson Mirwaiz Umar Farooq Friday said that as people of India overwhelmingly voted for Narendra Modi and his party back into power, this mandate gives PM Modi the opportunity and the power to play a decisive role in the resolution of the long-pending Kashmir conflict which has consumed generations of Kashmiri’s and […]

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