KASHMIR

Nine shops gutted in Handwara inferno

Nine shops gutted in Handwara inferno

Srinagar: At least nine shops were gutted due to the devastating fire in north Kashmir’s Handwara area. According to the officials, the fire broke out in the pre-dawn hours in the main market of Handwara and consumed ten shops in the meanwhile. The locals said it were locals and firemen who controlled the fire and […]

Jaish militant killed in Pulwama turned out to be from Pakistan

Jaish militant killed in Pulwama turned out to be from Pakistan

Srinagar:: A Pakistani militant of Jaish-e-Mohammad outfit was killed in a brief shootout at Litter area of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Tuesday, police said. A police official said that the militants attacked an army patrolling party of 55 RR in Chowduribagh. The army retaliated the fire, he said, triggering an encounter which lasted for a […]

South Kashmir: Militant slain in Pulwama shootout identified

South Kashmir: Militant slain in Pulwama shootout identified

Srinagar: The militant killed in a brief shootout with government forces in Litter area of Pulwama district in south Kashmir has been identified as Irfan Ahmad Rather alias Wajid Khan. The slain was a resident of Rajpora Pulwama and was affiliated with Hizb-ul-Mujahideen.Reports said that Rather fired upon an army patrolling party of 55 RR […]

Hurriyat (G) disbands existing set-up in APHC Azad Kashmir chapter

Hurriyat (G) disbands existing set-up in APHC Azad Kashmir chapter

Srinagar: An extra ordinary meeting of Hurriyat Conference (G) was held today under the chairmanship of Syed Ali Geelani at his Hyderpora residence. Meeting was attended by all the constituent heads or their representatives. The Hurriyat (G) spokesman stated that some important administrative decisions which includes disbanding the existing setup in All Parties Hurriyat Conference […]

PDP’s disintegrations reveals its shallowness: NC

PDP’s disintegrations reveals its shallowness: NC

  Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir National Conference (NC) on Saturday said that the disintegration of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) shows how shallow and synthetic it is. Addressing a party function in Srinagar, NC North Zone president Muhammad Akbar lone said: “The people of Jammu and Kashmir are well aware of how PDP had shut its […]

BSF resorts to firing after suspicious movement along IB in Jammu and Kashmir’s Samba

BSF resorts to firing after suspicious movement along IB in Jammu and Kashmir’s Samba

Srinagar: BSF troops resorted to brief firing following suspicious movement along the International Border (IB) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Samba district Sunday night, officials said.The troops observed suspicious movement of some persons near Fatwal post along the IB in Ramgarh sector of the district and fired a few rounds, they said. The personnel have been alerted […]