99 per cent militant strikes prevented, can’t rule out scattered attacks completely: J&K DGP Dilbagh Singh

99 per cent militant strikes prevented, can’t rule out scattered attacks completely: J&K DGP Dilbagh Singh

Srinagar, Feb 25: Jammu and Kashmir’s Director General of Police (DGP) Dilbagh Singh Thursday said that even though 99 per cent plans of militants that are aimed at disrupting peace have been foiled and attacks like Srinagar is the outcome of desperation and frustration among the militant outfits. “Our security grid is very strong and we […]

Indo-Pak agreement over ceasefire: J&K mainstream parties welcome move

Indo-Pak agreement over ceasefire: J&K mainstream parties welcome move

Srinagar, Feb 25: Hours after the India and Pakistan agreed to strictly observe all agreements on ceasefire along the Line of Control (LoC) and other sectors, the mainstream political parties on Thursday welcomed the decision, saying that it will go a long way in ushering long lasting peace alongside LoC and International Border. National Conference […]

Indo-Pak agreement over ceasefire: Mehbooba welcomes move, says ‘Dialogue only way to end bloodshed’

Indo-Pak agreement over ceasefire: Mehbooba welcomes move, says ‘Dialogue only way to end bloodshed’

Srinagar, Feb 25: The former chief minister and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Chief, Mehbooba Mufti on Thursday termed the fresh agreement between Indian and Pakistan over ceasefire along the Line of Control (LoC) as big and welcome development. Mehbooba said that dialogue is the only way forward to stop the unending cycle of violence and […]

Government frames new rules for online news, social media

Government frames new rules for online news, social media

Srinagar, Feb 25: The union government on Thursday announced new rules for  regulating digital content to have a harmonious, soft-touch oversight mechanism in relation to social media platform as well as digital media and OTT platforms.  According to a statement, the rules will establish a soft-touch self-regulatory architecture and a Code of Ethics and three-tier […]

After threatening a Sarpanch, Police register case against unknown militants

After threatening a Sarpanch, Police register case against unknown militants

Srinagar, Feb 25: Police registered a formal case against unknown ‘militants’ after they allegedly threatened a Sarpanch telephonically asking him to resign from his post. Police sources told KNT that a Sarpanch from Chewa Beerwa area of Central Kashmir’s Budgam district namely Ghulam Hasan Rasray registered a complaint at police station Beerwa claiming that unknown militant […]

ACB charge sheets Tehsildar after 7 years in ‘trap case’

ACB charge sheets Tehsildar after 7 years in ‘trap case’

Srinagar, Feb 25:  Anti Corruption Bureau on Thursday produced charge Sheet against Fayaz Ahmad, the then Naib Tehsildar, Sopore, in a “successful trap” case registered almost seven years ago. The ACB had lodged the case (FIR No. 01/2019) under section 5(1) (d) r/w 5(2) JK PC Act, Svt. 2006, 4 (A) Amendment Act 2014 following […]

Farooq Abdullah Welcomes Indo-Pak Ceasefire; Vouches For Dialogue Resolve ‘Unforeseen Situation’

Farooq Abdullah Welcomes Indo-Pak Ceasefire; Vouches For Dialogue Resolve ‘Unforeseen Situation’

Srinagar, Feb 25 (GNS): National Conference Party President and Member of Parliament from Srinagar Dr Farooq Abdullah on Thursday welcomed the agreement between the DGMOS of India and Pakistan armies to observe ceasefire alongside LOC,IB , saying the measure will go a long way towards sustainable peace between the two neighboring countries. “The agreement between […]

ED raids at residential house of NC leader’s son in Srinagar

ED raids at residential house of NC leader’s son in Srinagar

Srinagar, Feb 25: Enforcement Directorate (ED), on Thursday resumed its raid for the second consecutive day at the residential house of a National Conference leader’s son in Shivpora area of Batwara in Kashmir capital Srinagar. Sources revealed that ED sleuths accompanied by local Police raided the house of National Conference leader’s son Shami Singh Oberoi […]