Srinagar: Five policemen and three prisoners were injured after a vehicle they were travelling in met with an accident at Brazloo area of Kulgam in south Kashmir on Tuesday afternoon. Reports said that a police vehicle carrying prisoners while returning from a local court in Kulgam towards the district jail in neighboring Pulwama district, skidded […]
Srinagar: Panun Kashmir, an organisation of Kashmiri Pandits, Tuesday said stone pelting has assumed the status of an “alternative terror mechanism” in the Valley. Speaking to reporters, Panun Kashmir chief Ashwani Kumar Chrungoo alleged supporters of this mechanism can be found in every political party in the state. He also cited the recent death of […]
Srinagar: Director School Education Kashmir Tuesday ordered change in the school timings from November 1 The new school timing will come in effect from November 1, an order issued by directorate of school education Kashmir (DSEK) today said. As per the order, schools falling in the areas of Srinagar Municipal limits will be open from […]
Srinagar: A fierce encounter between government forces and militants ensued in Tral village of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district Tuesday afternoon. Reports said that the gunfight broke out in Chankitar village Tral area hours after an army camp was attacked in the area. More details are awaited.
Srinagar: As informed by Director ERA in a meeting chaired by Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, the construction work of Jehangir Chowk-Naaz Crossing Flyover stretch has started and traffic on that stretch has to be stopped. As directed by Divisional Administration, no Traffic shall be allowed to ply from Jehangir Chowk upto Naaz crossing and vice versa. […]
Srinagar: Suspected militants Tuesday attacked an army party in southern Kashmir’s Shopian district. Reports said that the militants attacked an army patrol in Meminder village of the district. Following the attack the government forces cordoned the village to nab the militants, they said. More details are awaited.
Srinagar: The joint resistance leadership comprising of octogenarian Hurriyat patriarch Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Yasin Malik on Tuesday held a meeting at Geelani residence-cum-office in Hyderpora Srinagar. Sources said that Mirwaiz and Malik reached the Geelani’s residence this morning, where the octogenrain leader is house detention since 2010. They said the trio […]
Srinagar: The newly elected Municipal Councilors of Municipal council Sopore and Baramulla were on Tuesday administered oath at Dak Banglow in Sopore and Sharwani Hall in Baramulla. The oath was administered by Additional District Development Commissioner (ADDC), Sopore, Ashiq Hussain Lilly and ADC Baramulla Farooq Ahmad Baba respectively. In Sopore town eight BJP candidates have […]
Srinagar: Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath has said that the Sikhs and Hindus were safe in Kashmir till it was ruled by Hindu King, but the circumstances have changed and both the religions are unsafe now. Adityanath was addressing a gathering of Sikhs in Lucknow and said that the situation in Kashmir has worsened […]
Srinagar: A JCB operator died Tuesday after a landslide hit a JCB he was operating to clear a landslide along the 300-kilomtre Srinagar-Jammu highway in Ramban district. Identified as Jamsheed Ahmad, reports said, Ahmad was clearing the landslide at Digdol when a huge rocks rolled down. Ahmad jumped out of the JCB and sustained injuries. He was […]