Reinforcements rushed to Keran Sector

Gunbattle Enters 10th Day, Injured Soldier Succumbs SRINAGAR: Fresh reinforcements were called in to combat the militants who have allegedly occupied three Indian Observation Posts near Line of Control (LoC) in Keran Sector of North Kashmir’s Kupwara district. The shooters have cordoned off the area from all sides so as to block any kind of […]

Militants Escape Police Dragnet In Soura

High Alert Sounded  SRINAAR: Militants on Wednesday evening gave slip to a joint party of Special Operations Group (SOG) of Police and CRPF after engaging them in a brief gun-battle at Ahmed Nagar area of Srinagar district. Eight cops, including a Sub-Inspector of Police were injured during the operation, police said. Following the incident, security […]

Residents refute police version

SRINAGAR: Refuting the police claims, the residents of Ahmed Nagar area of Soura Thursday said that no militant was present in the area while the SOG and CRPF personnel showered bullets on deserted residential houses damaging windowpanes and inflicted heavy losses to a Pashmina Centre. Pertinently, SOG, CRPF and police party from Soura Police Station […]

DAK Issues New List Of Fake Drugs Being Supplied to Valley Hospitals

SRINAGAR: The Doctors Association of Kashmir (DAK) has accused the Government of Jammu and Kashmir of supplying substandard drugs to the valley hospitals, risking the lives of thousands across the state. Addressing the press conference here, DAK Chairman Dr Nisaar-ul-Hassan Thursday said they have found another 24 medicines of substandard quality that are being supplied […]

Girl Abducted, Gang Raped In Rajouri

SRINAGAR: A 21-year-old girl was allegedly abducted and gang-raped by two youth in the remote village Kalsian, Nowshera of Rajouri district. According to details, a girl hailing from Kalsian area of Rajouri district was allegedly kidnapped from her residence by two youth when she was alone and was taken to a nearby forest area where […]

Shopian Residents To Stage Sit-in at Town Square Today

Restrictions not required: DC Shopian SRINAGAR: Various political, religious and social organizations of Shopian today reiterated their protest and shutdown call for Friday the October 4. The protest call has been given against civilian killings by CRPF personnel on September 7 and 11. The locals of Shopian demanded relocation of Gagran CRPF camp and registration […]

Attempt On Omar’s Life: Nayeem Questions Farooq’s Long Silence

Srinagar: Reacting to the claims made by Union Minister Dr Farooq Abdullah that an Army Captain had been about to shoot his son, Omar Abdullah – then an MP, Peoples Democratic Party Thursday said that it was surprising that Farooq Abdullah remained silent over this issue for such a long time and highlighted it at […]

Paragliding festival begins at Chandpora Harwan

SRINAGAR: –Inaugurating the 7-day long paragliding festival at Chandpora, Harwan today, the Tourism Minister  Ghulam Ahmad Mir said that paragliding is one of the latestnewest entries in the list of adventure sports in the State of Jammu and Kashmir.  “Being blessed with endless plush greenery and exquisite hilltops, it is a perfect place to try […]

J&K Bank celebrates Platinum Jubilee

Omar for further improvement in CSR, CD ratio Chidambaram for opening more J&K Bank branches in Country, overseas SRINAGAR – While congratulating the Jammu and Kashmir Bank on its Platinum Jubilee, Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Tuesday said that the past of Bank has been amazing and if it continues to grow and improve like that […]

Mirwaiz pays tributes to Nund Rishi

SRINAGAR: Chairman Hurriyat Conference (M) Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, Wednesday paid glowing tributes to the greatest and highly respected Kashmiri sufi saint, Sheikh Noor-ud-Din Noorani (RA), also known as Nund Rishi, on his annual Urs sharief. APHC Chairman termed Nund Rishi as a great spiritual and religious leader who has always been revered and respected by […]