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Traffic to be allowed on Saturday from Jammu towards Srinagar: Traffic Police

Traffic to be allowed on Saturday from Jammu towards Srinagar: Traffic Police

Srinagar, Jan 22: After remaining closed for traffic movement on Friday for maintenance on Srinagar-Jammu national highway, traffic authorities have decided to allow traffic from Jammu towards Srinagar tomorrow (January 23). Additional Director General of Police (ADGP) Traffic T Namgyal,  said, “The traffic will ply from Jammu towards Srinagar only, and no vehicle from opposite […]

Govt Decides To Open Schools From Feb 1 In Jammu

Govt Decides To Open Schools From Feb 1 In Jammu

Srinagar, Jan 22: Jammu and Kashmir government has ordered physical opening of all educational institutions including recognized private schools in a staggered manner for academic activities, first time after March last. As per an order issued by the school education department, the educational institutes in the summer zone areas of Jammu division shall open for […]

China to gift half a million Covid-19 vaccine doses to Pakistan

China to gift half a million Covid-19 vaccine doses to Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: China will “gift” half-million doses of the Covid-19 vaccine to Pakistan by the end of this month, Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi announced, following his telephonic conversation with his Chinese counterpart, Wang Yi on Thursday, Express tribune reported. Terming the China’s gesture of goodwill, a “welcoming development” and “a very good news that we have […]

55-yr-old man killed during scuffle in Sopore

55-yr-old man killed during scuffle in Sopore

Sopore, Jan 22 : A 55-year-old man was on Friday killed during a scuffle with relatives in Tarzoo village of Sopore im north Kashmir’s Baramulla district. A 55-year-old man identified as Mohammad Khaleel was critically injured during the scuffle with his relatives following which he was shifted to Sub District Hospital (SDH) Sopore for treatment. […]

Indo-Pak forces trade gunfire along LoC in Karnah

Indo-Pak forces trade gunfire along LoC in Karnah

Karnah, Jan 22: The Indian and Pakistani troops traded massive gunfire along the Line of Control (LOC) in Karnah Sector of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district. Armies of Indo-Pak exchange heavy gunfire along the line of control in Tanghdar Sector this morning, triggering panic among the local residents. Official source said that the Pakistan army initiated […]

Grenade hurled towards police party in Kishtwar

Grenade hurled towards police party in Kishtwar

Kishtwar, Jan 22: Unknown persons on Friday hurled a grenade at a police party in Dadpeth area of Kishtwar. Official sources said that there was no loss of life or injury reported in the incident even as the entire area has been cordoned off to nab the attackers. It is after a very long time […]

Cold Conditions Ease Slightly As Kashmir Braces For More Snow

Cold Conditions Ease Slightly As Kashmir Braces For More Snow

Srinagar, Jan 22: Cold conditions persisted in Kashmir even as minimum temperatures increased slightly across the Valley amid a forecast for fresh snowfall in the next few days, the weatherman said on Friday. A meteorological department official told GNS that Srinagar, the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, recorded a low of minus 6.2°C, up […]

Govt Lifts Poultry Import Ban in Kashmir

Govt Lifts Poultry Import Ban in Kashmir

Srinagar, Jan 22: The government has lifted the ban on import of live birds including poultry and unprocessed poultry meat for any purpose in Jammu and Kashmir from “non-infected areas and beyond the 10 kilometers radius of Bird Flu infected zone.” “In view of stringent surveillance mechanism in place for containment and spread of Bird […]

Attitude of international community towards HR violations in Kashmir distressing: Hurriyat (M)

Attitude of international community towards HR violations in Kashmir distressing: Hurriyat (M)

Srinagar, Jan 21: Hurriyat (M) terms the attitude of International Community towards human rights in Kashmir distressing and unfortunate. In a statement, Hurriyat (M)  said, “On the 31st anniversary of the Gaw Kadal massacre All Parties Hurriyat Conference (APHC) termed the indifference exhibited by the international community and human rights organizations over the numerous  massacres […]