Princess Di’s photog ‘assassin’ ‘silenced’ in suicide mystery

LONDON: Millionaire photographer James Andanson, who allegedly played a part in the “assassination” of Princess Diana, died in mysterious circumstances after he threatened to write an explosive book. Millionaire photographer James Andanson, who reportedly was connected to the Secret Service, died mysteriously after he met author Fredieric Dard to discuss the book that could spill […]

Supreme leader gives qualified support to Hassan Rouhani

TEHRAN: Iran’s supreme leader on Saturday backed President Hassan Rouhani’s overtures to the West but criticized some aspects of the UN visit during which he spoke with US counterpart Barack Obama.  The comments were the first public response by spiritual leader Ayatollah Syed Ali Khamenei to Rouhani’s opening to the West in New York last […]

Madonna was raped at knifepoint in NYC

NEW YORK: Pop sensation Madonna has revealed that she suffered a horrific rape at knifepoint when she first arrived in New York to pursue her career. The 55-year-old singer made the revelation in November issue of Harper’s Bazaar magazine, reported. The Queen of Pop wrote that New York wasn’t everything she thought it would […]

Yasin Malik leaves for Nepal to meet family

SRINAGAR: Senior pro-independence leader Mohammad Yasin Malik left for Delhi wherefrom he will cross over to Nepal to meet his wife Mush’al and daughter Razia Sultana. According to a Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) spokesman Malik would be traveling to Nepal as Indian authorities have so for denied visa to his Pakistani born wife and […]

JK has 9329 persons in 13 prisons

Srinagar: The state government today said there are 9329 people in 13 prisons on Jammu and Kashmir. In a written response to a starred question posed by MLA Langate Er Sheikh Abdul Rashid, the state home ministry has said though no person under Public Safety Act is detained in any jail outside the state but […]

Move offices to close on Oct 25

SRINAGAR–The Government offices observing five days week shall close at Srinagar on October 25, 2013 (Friday) after the office hours and the offices observing six days week shall close at Srinagar on 26thOctober 2013 (Saturday) after the office hours and reopen at Jammu on November 04 (Monday), 2013. All the departments shall ensure that records […]

KEG elects office bearers

Srinagar: An extraordinary meeting of the Kashmir Editors Guild (KEG) was held in Srinagar on Saturday to elect ad adhoc body of office bearers for managing the day to day affairs of the organization. The office bearers have been elected for a period of six months and the elections for these positions shall be held […]

Rashid accuses Taj of swindling money

Srinagar: MLA Langete Saturday interrupted Medical Education Minister Taj Mohi-u-Din several times in House on Saturday accusing him of swindling money under different Centrally sponsored schemes.     “How much money you have embezzled”? Rashid told Taj when the Minister was replying to the query raised by MLA Pampore Zahoor Ahmed Mir about the appalling […]

Top Hizb Militant Held

SOPORE: Police Saturday claimed to have arrested a top commander of Hizbul Mujahideen and four of his overground workers from Sopore. “In a successful operation, a top commander of Hizbul Mujahideen was apprehended and a Hizb module busted in Sopore,” DIG North Kashmir JP Singh told reporters at Sopore. Singh said police with the assistance […]

Discussion on Gen Singh’s remarks deferred

Srinagar: The discussion over former army chief V K Singh’s remarks about army’s  funding to Jammu and Kashmir politicians was today deferred by the Legislative Assembly till Monday. Speaker Mubarak Gul announced the decision after BJP, NPP and other Jammu based members of the Legislative Assembly sought deferment of the discussion due to Navratra. As […]

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