Police Takes Over 2 Constituencies

Srinagar: With Srinagar and Anantnag Parliamentary constituencies proceeding for the parliamentary by-polls and the political parties having started election rallies, police and other security agencies are on tenterhooks. Police backed up by paramilitary forces have been deployed in strength in the Valley especially in Srinagar and Anantnag parliamentary constituencies. “Area domination along with checking of […]

Tufail Matoo’s Killing: Court Hears Petition Seeking Fresh Probe

Srinagar: The protest petition filed by the family of Tufail Ashraf Matoo was heard in the court of Judge Small Causes Srinagar on Saturday.  Prosecuting Officer for State as well as the Counsel for the father of the victims Advocate Mian Abdul Qayoom were present.  The Court heard the arguments put forth by both the […]

Lawyers Visit Jails, Release Report

Srinagar: J&K High Court Bar Association has decided to seek intervention of High Court to end plight of hundreds of detainees held in various jails across Jammu and Kashmir. A six-member team of Bar Association, Srinagar visited Central Jail Kotbalwal Jammu, District Jail Kathua and District Jail Udhampur on 22nd/23rd of March, 2017 and after […]

SC to Hear Petition on Pellet Guns on Monday

Srinagar: A petition on misuse of pellet guns filed by Kashmir High Court Bar Association (KHBA) is coming for hearing in the Supreme Court on coming Monday and a team of senior of advocates of Kashmir Bar will be present to argue the case. The apex court has already asked the central government to submit […]

Doctors’ Negligence Nearly Kills Pregnant Lady

Srinagar: Medicos while exhibiting highest level of negligence, allegedly left a blood vessel of a pregnant lady unstitched at MCH Sopore during a surgery, resulting in heavy loss of blood, thereby damaging her both kidneys and leaving her battling for life. KNS quoting victim’s family reported that a group of doctors at MCH Sopore conducted […]

Traffic on Highway Disrupted Again

Srinagar: Traffic on the national highway, connecting Kashmir valley with the rest of India, was disrupted for several hours after a tanker turned turtle in Ramsu area this morning.  However, traffic has been resumed and vehicles will ply from Jammu to Srinagar today since only one-way traffic will continue on the highway. Meanwhile, national highway, linking […]

Justice Durez Ahmad Is New J&K CJ

Srinagar: President Pranab Mukherjee has approved appointment of Delhi High Court judge Justice Badar Durrez Ahmad as new Chief Justice of the J&K High Court. Ahmad, son of former president Fakhruddin Ali Ahmad, is the most senior judge of the Delhi High Court. A notification of the appointment has already been issued. The development came […]

Northern Army Commander Reviews Security 

Srinagar: The Northern Army Commander Lt Gen D Anbu Saturday reviewed the overall security situation in the Kashmir Valley. Accompanied by Chinar Corps Commander Lt Gen J S Sandhu, the Army Commander visited the LC formations and units where he was briefed by commanders on ground regarding the operational and logistics preparedness.  Commending the alertness […]

Task force to track Gurdwara burglars

Srinagar:  During the intervening night of 24/25-03-2017, an attempt was made to break into  the donation box of a Gurdwara  at Khampora Sarai in Chadoora, Budgam. In this connection a case FIR number 15/2017 under section 457, 380, 511, 295 RPC has been registered and investigation is going on. For speedy investigation and to nab […]

Schedule Of Revision Of Panchayat Electoral Rolls

JAMMU:  The office of the Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) has issued the schedule for revision/updation of Panchayat Electoral Rolls-2017 As per a notification issued by the CEO, the draft publication of Panchayat Electoral Rolls-2017 was made today. The draft Electoral Roll shall remain in public domain between March 25 to April 5, 2017 for filing […]

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