Arrival of ‘sticky bombs’ used in Afghanistan in Kashmir sets off alarm bells: Report

Arrival of ‘sticky bombs’ used in Afghanistan in Kashmir sets off alarm bells: Report

Srinagar: Government forces in Kashmir are alarmed by the recent arrival of small, magnetic bombs that have wreaked havoc in Afghanistan, Reuters news agency reported “Sticky bombs”, which can be attached to vehicles and detonated remotely, have been seized during raids in recent months in the occupied territory, three senior security officials told Reuters. “These are […]

Peaceful struggle imperative for restoration of our rights and fulfillment of our aspirations: Mehbooba Mufti

Peaceful struggle imperative for restoration of our rights and fulfillment of our aspirations: Mehbooba Mufti

Pulwama Feb 28: Peoples Democratic Party President and former Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti advocated an unrelenting peaceful struggle for the restoration of democratic and constitutional rights of the people of Jammu and Kashmir. As per the statement while addressing a convention of senior party workers of District Pulwama, Mehbooba said that people of Kashmir should […]

Kashmir Press Club condemns false & motivated smear campaign against Kashmiri journalist Baba Umar, demands apology

Kashmir Press Club condemns false & motivated smear campaign against Kashmiri journalist Baba Umar, demands apology

SRINAGAR: The Kashmir Press Club (KPC) strongly condemns the false and motivated smear campaign against a Kashmiri journalist working in an international media organisation TRT.  Journalist Baba Umar who is currently working with an international news organisation in Turkey in an email to Kashmir Press Club stated that dangerous false allegations were leveled in a […]

Krishana Dhaba Owner’s Son Succumbs To Injuries In Srinagar

Krishana Dhaba Owner’s Son Succumbs To Injuries In Srinagar

Srinagar, Feb 28: Eleven days after being fired upon here, Akash Kumar son of Rasmesh Kumar Mehra—owner of popular eatery (Krishna Dhaba) here—succumbed to the wounds at a hospital in Srinagar, officials said on Sunday. They said Akash (25) , a resident of Janipur Jammu, at present Dalgate Srinagar, died at the SMHS hospital at […]

J&K sets ball rolling for establishment of Industrial Development Corporation

J&K sets ball rolling for establishment of Industrial Development Corporation

Srinagar, Feb 27: The administration of J & K Union Territory has set the ball rolling for setting up of the Jammu & Kashmir Industrial Development Corporation. In a significant development, the department of Industries and Commerce has constituted a three-member committee for devising a roadmap for implementation of the amendments incorporated by the Ministry of […]

Govt Belatedly Forms Two Committees regarding CCTVs installation in police stations in J&K

Govt Belatedly Forms Two Committees regarding CCTVs installation in police stations in J&K

Srinagar, Feb 27: The Jammu and Kashmir government has constituted two committees regarding CCTVs in police stations which on December 2 last year were directed by Supreme Court of India to be set up within six weeks. First committee is Union territory Level Oversight Committee and the second District Level Oversight Committee (s). The UT […]

LoC ceasefire will not affect anti-militancy operations in J&K: Army

LoC ceasefire will not affect anti-militancy operations in J&K: Army

Jammu February 27: Army Northern Commander Lt. Gen. Y K  Joshi  on Saturday said that the agreement between India and Pakistan to strictly abide by the ceasefire agreement with the Line of Control would have no effect on counter-militancy operations in Jammu and Kashmir. He said that the Northern Command, which looks after the security […]

J&K Assembly may have 18 seats reserved for SCs, STs

J&K Assembly may have 18 seats reserved for SCs, STs

Jammu, Feb 27: The Delimitation Commission is likely to reserve around 18 Assembly seats out of a total of 90 for Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir from constituencies with maximum population of the two communities.  According to the official sources who are in know of things, for […]

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