KASHMIR

Amarnath Yatra remains suspended for 2nd day

Amarnath Yatra remains suspended for 2nd day

Srinagar: The annual Amarnath yatra remained suspended for the second consecutive day today due to bad weather in Jammu and Kashmir. Rain has damaged tracks and made the road condition slippery on both Pahalagam and Baltal routes. A senior police official said, landslides have hit at a few places along Baltal Sonmarg route and damaged […]

Government forces vandalise property, thrash residents in Pulwama villages, allege locals

Government forces vandalise property, thrash residents in Pulwama villages, allege locals

Srinagar: Army on Tuesday went on rampage in Malikpora and Rahmoo villages of Pulwama in south Sashmir during night and detained various youths, locals alleged. Local sources said that in Malikpora Pulwama forces ransacked public property. They said army resorted to beating people and breaking   windows and detained four youth. In another incident locals alleged […]

600 year old chinar tree uprooted in Shalimar garden

600 year old chinar tree uprooted in Shalimar garden

Srinagar : A six century old chinar tree was uprooted on Tuesday evening inside the Shalimar garden in Srinagar after heavy winds hit Central Kashmir. Reports said strong winds in evening swept through Shalimar Garden which led to uprooting of six centuries-old Chinar trees there. They said gusty winds on Tuesday uprooted six Chinar trees […]

Naeem Akhtar is defnition of irony: Imran Reza Ansari

Naeem Akhtar is defnition of irony: Imran Reza Ansari

Srinagar: Taking a pot shot at his colleague and former minister, PDP leader Imran Reza Ansari has said that Naeem Akhtar was new definition of irony. “New definition of irony: when @shangpal Naeem Akhtar a nominated legislator,  who has never contested elections, announces PDPs eagerness  for fresh polls in the state! That sums up the […]

CB books CEO Budgam, others for cheating

CB books CEO Budgam, others for cheating

SRINAGAR: Crime Branch Kashmir on Tuesday booked Chief Education Officer Budgam and other associates for cheating an applicant. Spokesperson said “we received a complaint alleging therein that in the year 2004-05, two (02) posts of Rehbar-e-Taleem were advertised for Mehdi-Colony in Ward No.04 of Budgam Town. Applications were submitted by the candidates of the said […]

Govt orders reshuffle in civil adminstration

Govt orders reshuffle in civil adminstration

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir government on Tuesday ordered transfers in the administration . In the interest of administration, the following transfers and postings are hereby ordered with immediate effect. According to a Government Order NO.1084- GAD of 2018 Babeeta Kumari, Private Secretary, under orders of transfer to Higher Education Department, is posted as Private Secretary […]

Three pilgrims die during Amarnath yatra

Three pilgrims die during Amarnath yatra

Srinagar: Three pilgrims, including two from Andhra Pradesh, died today en route to the holy cave shrine of Amarnath in south Kashmir Himalayas due to various causes, taking the death toll in this year’s yatra to six. Thota Radhnam, a 75-year-old woman from Fiwalayam in Andhra Pradesh, died of suspected cardiac arrest in a community […]