Cold Wave to Intensify in Next 48 Hrs, Leh -13

SRINAGAR: With forecast of clear skies, weather office Friday warned of further fall in temperatures in next 48 hours even as minimum temperature dropped to minus 3.5 degrees Celsius in Srinagar making it the coldest night of the season here so far. Leh town in Ladakh region recorded its lowest at minus 13 degrees Celsius […]

Random searches, frisking stepped up

SRINAGAR: Security forces and state police personnel conducted random searchs of vehicles and frisking of people in the civil lines this afternoon. We have received a tip-off that militants will try to carry out grenade or firing attack in the city, official sources said. They said all the security force field commanders were asked to […]

No Difference Between India, Pakistan: Azam

People vote for survival: Azam Inqalabi SRINAGAR: Former militant commander and Chairman Mahaz-i-Azadi Azam Inqilabi Friday said that there was no difference between India and Pakistan as both the countries have their own interests in Kashmir. Pakistan has let us down while India has subjugated us forcibly. Even the local governments of Jammu and Kashmir […]

India rejects OIC resolution on Kashmir

NEW DELHI: Continuing with its past practice New Delhi today rejected the resolution on Kashmir adopted by the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) recently, saying that the body had no locus standi on matters related to its internal affairs. A resolution adopted at the 40th session of The Council of Foreign Ministers (CFM) of the […]

Breach of Privilege Notice: Gen Singh Submits Reply

SRINAGAR: Assembly Secretariat, under the orders of Speaker Mubarak Gul forwarded a copy of the reply received from the former Chief of Army Staff Retd. Gen. V.K. Singh to all the signatories of the breach of privilege notice, a spokesperson of Legislative Assembly said today. The reply from the VK Singh was received in response […]

Gool Firing Case: Challan Against 6 BSF Men

JAMMU: Special Investigating Team, constituted for investigating Gool firing incident of July 18, has presented challan against the six personnel of Border Security Force (BSF). Four people were killed and 42 injured in BSF firing on July 18, 2013 at village Dharam in Tehsil Gool of Ramban district when they were protesting against the alleged […]

BSF Installs Rolling Cameras Along IB

SRINAGAR: Border Security Force (BSF) has installed high end rolling cameras along the International Border in Jammu province to thwart any attempt of militants to sneak into the state. Official sources said that BSF has installed high end rolling CCTV cameras along the 179-km-long international border with Pakistan to keep a close watch over the […]