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Car plunges into gorge, one killed in Ramban’s Batote

Car plunges into gorge, one killed in Ramban’s Batote

Jammu: One person was killed and another injured when a car they were travelling in plunged into a gorge in Batote tehsil of Ramban district in Jammu and Kashmir. “A car bearing (JK19 4708) on the way from Batote to Ludhwal while crossing the Petrol Pump Tringla Ludhwal this morning rolled into a 50 metres […]

7 dead, three injured in Reasi road accident

7 dead, three injured in Reasi road accident

Srinagar: Seven persons including two minors died and three others were injured in a road accident in Reasi district of Jammu late last night. An official said an overloaded car, bearing registration number JK02H 1515 skidded off the road and fell into a deep gorge at Damasgali Bhomag last night, leaving seven persons dead and […]

Pakistan violated ceasefire along the LOC: Officials

Pakistan violated ceasefire along the LOC: Officials

Jammu: Pakistani forces broke the ceasefire after they once again resorted to unprovoked firing on the Line of Control (LOC) in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir. “Pakistani Army this early morning at around 0555 hours, violated ceasefire in Kerni Sector,” official sources here said. They said that light weapons and small arms were fired […]

Hundreds of vehicles stranded as Jammu-Srinagar Highway closed, Mughal road remains shut

Hundreds of vehicles stranded as Jammu-Srinagar  Highway closed, Mughal road remains shut

Srinagar: Hundreds of Kashmir-bound vehicles were stranded as the 300-km-long Srinagar-Jammu national highway, connecting the valley with the winter capital Jammu, was closed following shooting stones in Ramban, triggered by rain. Meanwhile, the historic 86-km-long Mughal road remained closed for the third successive day on Wednesday due to snowfall and slippery road condition. “Traffic on […]

Missing Nowshera driver’s body found after 9 days, family protests  

Missing Nowshera driver’s body found after 9 days, family protests  

Jammu: Nine days after he went missing, the body of a 29-year-old driver was recovered from a nallah in Rajouri district of Jammu division on Tuesday. The driver has been identified as Ram Chandra alias Vicky son of Ramesh Chandler of Siot Tehsil of Nowshera. Officials said that the body was found from the nallah near […]

Governor inaugurates 64th National School Games-Football U 17 Tournament (Boys)

Governor inaugurates 64th National School Games-Football U 17 Tournament (Boys)

JAMMU: Governor Satya Pal Malik today inaugurated 64th  National School Games – Football U 17  (Boys), in a function organized here at BSF Sports Stadium, Paloura. In all, 37 teams from across India are participating in this 5 day Football tournament. Welcoming the participants to this Tournament, Governor noted that Football is a very popular game with […]

In J&K’s Bhaderwah, Hindu-majority village elects Muslim man as Panch

In J&K’s Bhaderwah, Hindu-majority village elects Muslim man as Panch

Bhaderwah: Setting an example of communal harmony and brotherhood, a Hindu-majority village in Bhaderwah town of Jammu and Kashmir elected unopposed the head of its only Muslim family as their Panch in the ongoing nine-phased Panchayat polls. Chowdhary Mohammad Hussain (54), a Gujjar from a family of cattle rearers, has become the Panch of Bhelan-Kharothi village […]

NC not to make any pre-poll alliance in assembly polls: Farooq Abdullah

NC not to make any pre-poll alliance in assembly polls: Farooq Abdullah

Katra: Ruling out any alliance in the ensuing elections to Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly, National Conference President Dr Farooq Abdullah on Friday said after voting to power, his party’s government will grant regional autonomy to various regions of the State.  “National Conference has already formulated a blue-print in this regard, which will be top on […]

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