Poonch): An army man was injured critically in a landmine explosion near the Line of Control (LoC) in Krishna Ghati sector of Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday. A police official said that the soldier was on a routine patrol duty at Nagi Tekri- the forward area of Krishna Ghati when he accidentally stepped […]
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 […]
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.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
BAGHDAD: At least four people were killed and 20 others injured on Thursday when six explosions rocked the Iraqi northern city of Kirkuk, a police source said. The blasts took place when six roadside bombs went off in three main streets in Kirkuk, some 250 km north of the Iraqi capital Baghdad, the media office […]
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 […]
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 […]
Srinagar: Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Baseer Ahmad Khan refuted the reports of a public holiday tomorrow (Saturday) 01 June 2019. Khan said that there would be no public holiday on Saturday.