Snowfall In Upper Reaches

Srinagar: Weather witnessed a sudden change due to light snowfall on upper reaches early this morning in the Kashmir valley, where atmosphere remained very tense for the past 89 consecutive days today due to curfew, restrictions and strike. A Met department spokesman said here this afternoon that there would be isolated rain in the Kashmir […]

7th district wushu championship kick starts in Bandipora

Bandipora :The 7th district wushu championship kick starts yesterday at Boys Middle school Kulhama, Bandipora.  The championship is being organized by Bandipora wushu Association,(BWA) affiliated with J&K wushu association. In the opening ceremony Mr Khursheed Shaheen district activity in-charge youth service and sports interacted with the participants. Mr Khrusheed highlighted the importance and objectives of […]

Day 89:???????No Respite As Business, Other Activities Remain Shut In Kashmir

Srinagar: Business and other activities remained paralysed for the 89th consecutive day on Tuesday in Kashmir valley, where at least 90 people, mostly youths, were killed in security force action since July 9, a day after Hizbul Mujahiden (HM) commander Burhan Wani and two other militants were killed in an encounter in Anantnag. Meanwhile, the […]

Separatists extend protest strike till October 13

SRINAGAR:The separatists have extended general strike till October 13 in the Kashmir valley, where life remained crippled for the past 89 consecutive days. Both the factions of the Hurriyat Conference (HC) and Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF), spearheading the agitation since July 9, have issued a fresh protest calendar this evening. Killing of Burhan […]

Surgical Strikes : PM Cautions Colleagues Against Creating Hysteria

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is understood to have cautioned his Cabinet colleagues against creating a hysteria about the recent military action of surgical strikes on terror launch pads across the Line of Control (LoC). While chairing a meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS) on Wednesday to discuss the security scenario in […]

Army Says Handed Over Clips To Govt

New Delhi: The Army has reportedly handed over to the government video clips of the cross-LoC ‘surgical strikes’ as per laid down procedure, Union Minister Hansraj Ahir said Tuesday, amid a growing chorus that evidence of the operation on terror launch pads in PoK be made public. Ahir, the Minister of State for Home, said […]

Army Filming Videos In Leepa Valley: Er Rashid

Srinagar: President Awami Itihaad Party (AIP) and MLA Langate Er Rashid Wednesday said that Army is making a video in Leepa valley in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district, to show as Army carried out covert operations in enemy’s territory. “The very credible sources confirm that Indian army is engaged in filming videos in Nowgam and Leepa […]

Mehbooba Asks Modi For ‘Balm On Kashmiris’ Wounds’

NEW DELHI: Amid strain in ties with Pakistan, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Wednesday called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and urged him to de-escalate tension along the border besides reaching out to the people of the state with “tangible” confidence building measures to address their political, economic and developmental concerns. During […]

India Builds Underground Bunkers Along LoC

BHIMBER – India has started constructing underground bunkers along its frontier with Pakistan in Kashmir in the past two weeks, amid growing fears of escalated tension between nuclear-armed neighbours. According to the Telegraph, the fortification work comes as cross-border gunfire in northern Kashmir now occurs “every night”. Work on the bunkers started soon after 19 […]

In A First, Pentagon Urges India, Pak To Reduce Tensions

NEW DELHI: The United States has now adopted a proactive posture viz a viz India and Pakistan. The Pentagon fielded its Press Secretary Peter Cook to say, “we are aware that the Indian and Pakistani militaries have been in communication with one another and we encourage these continued discussions between India and Pakistan as a […]

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