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Srinagar-Kargil road reopened today: Officials

Srinagar-Kargil road reopened today: Officials

Sonamarg-Kargil road stretch along the 434-km Srinagar-Leh highway reopened on late today on Thursday, after remaining closed for three days, officials said. Authorities said that the road has been reopened after clearance of the massive landslide and LMVs have been allowed to move. Earlier the authorities had closed the road following a major landslide near […]

Vigilance books police officer over corruption charges

Vigilance books police officer over corruption charges

Vigilance Organization on Thursday registered a formal case against Sub-Inspector  Mehmood Khan, for framing a person in a false and frivolous  case and demanding rupees three Lakh from them In a statement issued here  police  alleged  that Mehmood Khan, Sub-Inspector, then SHO Police Station Manjakote, Rajouri, due to some old personal enmity, framed one Mohammad […]

Release all political prisoners caged in various jails-Waza

Release all political prisoners caged in various jails-Waza

Srinagar: Chairman Jammu and Kashmir Peoples League (JKPL), Mukhtar Ahmad Waza, on Thursday, expressed serious concern over the plight of political prisoners lodged in various jails and demanded their immediate release. Waza said while visiting the family of detained youth Parvaiz Ahmad Butt and Sujatal Islam at Dadsar in Tral. Meanwhile he appealed international community […]

Chandigarh airport re-opens after twenty days

Chandigarh airport re-opens after twenty days

Ahead of reopening of the airport in Chandigarh after remaining close for twenty days, the International Airport on Wednesday released the revised schedule of various airlines ahead of the airport’s reopening on June 1, Hindustan Times reported. Quoting airport spokesperson, media reports said that 37 flights are listed in the new schedule, which will be […]

Weapon snatching bid foiled at DC office Kulgam

Weapon snatching bid foiled at DC office Kulgam

A weapon snatching bid was foiled by a Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personal in Deputy Commissioner office in South Kashmir’s Kulgam district on Thursday, sources said. Sources said that two youth holding exes tried to snatch the rifle of a CRPF men deployed near the mini secretariat, however he resisted and foiled their attempt. […]

Protests broke out at KU against expulsion of student

Protests broke out at KU against expulsion of student

Protests broke out at Kashmir University on Thursday against the University authorities for “expelling” a Student from the varsity. Sources said that a Student namely Mohsin was expelled from the University after he had some altercation with the warden of MA Hostel over some issue, sources said. The protesting Students chanted slogans said that the […]

Two vehicles with illicit timber seized, drivers flee in Rafiabad

Two vehicles with illicit timber seized, drivers flee in Rafiabad

At a times when forest department claims to have launched the manhunt  against the timber smugglers across the valley, the forest officials in Rafiabad area of North Kashmir’s Baramulla district have allegedly set free the divers of two vehicles seized with illicit timber previous night. “The drivers and few smugglers were arrested along with illicit timber […]