Ahead of Cabinet, CSC meets again

SRINAGAR: The Cabinet Sub Committee (CSC) on creation of new administrative units held a crucial meet Friday a day ahead of the Cabinet meeting.  Sources said the first round of meet was held cordially, while the members were  supposed to meet again late in the night.  The meeting was attended by all its members from […]

HC reiterates costs, bans sale of tainted Khyber, Kanwal & Avon Products

SRINAGAR: The High Court has ordered two Kashmiri food processing companies facing adulteration charges to stop the sale of products in dispute immediately and reiterated its earlier order imposing costs on them.  A Division Bench of the High Court Srinagar comprising Justice Muzaffar Hussain Attar and Justice Tashi Rabstan today reiterated the directions of Supreme Court in […]

Kejriwal Names Modi, Farooq Abdullah Among 20 ‘top corrupt’ netas

TRANS ASIA NEWS NEW DELHI — Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, who received a notice for spending more in the recently concluded Delhi Assembly polls, has slammed Rahul Gandhi and Narendra Modi for spending crores on creating a ‘brand’. He even released a list of over 20 high profile Indian politicians he described as corrupt […]

Encounter in Pulwama, Man abducted in Sopore

SRINAGAR: Suspected militants fired upon a party of Special Operation Group (SOG) of police at Kangan in Pulwama district of South Kashmir Friday evening. According to sources, the shootout started at around 6 pm after which the village was immediately cordoned by the SOG, 53 RR, 55 RR and 183rd battalion of CRPF which resulted […]

Arrests trigger clashes in Palhalan

PATTAN: Clashes erupted between agitated youth and police in Palhalan Pattan after police arrested a youth accused of involvement in the ‘killing’ of a head constable during stone pelting on Eid day last year. Police has also arrested  Tehreek-i-Hurriyat Tehsil President Nasir Abdullah for his alleged involvement in the same case. Meanwhile Police filed a […]

Policeman, 5 militants killed in first month of 2014

SRINAGAR:  With the rising fears of militant incursions in Kashmir following the withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan this year the security agencies are closely monitoring the situation in the troubled state which has been limping back to normalcy over last few years. In the first month of  2014, five militants and a policeman have […]

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