Youth Injured On Poll Day Succumbs, Toll 9

Srinagar: A resident of Kulgam who was critically injured in Border Security Force firing on the polling day in Central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district on April 9 succumbed to his injuries in a Srinagar hospital Wednesday morning, taking the death toll to 9. Eight civilians were killed on 9 April in Budgam and Ganderbal districts in […]

ECI May Again Defer Anantnag By-polls

Srinagar: The Election Commission of India may defer the by-polls for Anantnag parliamentary seat as all the contesting parties have pleaded before the election holding body. The by-polls for the seat are slated to be held on May 25 following their postponement by ECI after eight civilian youth were killed in Budgam and Ganderbal on […]

Kashmiri Students Attacked In Rajasthan

Srinagar: At least ten Kashmiri students who are studying at Mewar University Chittorgarh in Rajasthan were assaulted on Wednesday evening by a group of locals belonging to a particular community over heckling of CRPF men during recent parliamentarian elections in Budgam district. Students hailing from Kashmir told Srinagar-based news agency GNS over phone from Mewar […]

2 Killed, 4 Injured As Land Dispute Turns Bloody

Srinagar: Two persons were killed and four others injured in Uri after a man fired from his licensed 12-bore rifle on a group of people during a scuffle on land dispute. The accused along with 20 others has been arrested by the police. According to witnesses, the accused Mushtaq Sheikh fired indiscriminately when a group […]

Here’s Why A Picture Of Police-Jugaad To Tear-Gas Girl-Students Has Gone Viral

Srinagar: The picture of Jammu and Kashmir Police personnel firing tear gas canisters inside the Government College for Women, MA Road, Srinagar has gone viral on social media for reasons more than one—and exposed how the administration seemingly mishandles such delicate situations. On April 17, the students across Kashmir went for a daylong protest against the […]

Rains Predicted From Thursday

Srinagar:  After witnessing several notches above normal maximum and minimum temperatures from over a week, wet weather is predicted from this evening in Kashmir valley, which could bring some respite from warm conditions. A Met department spokesperson told UNI that light rain and thundershowers may occur during the next three days at isolated places in […]

Another Soldier Killed In Accidental Fire

Rajouri: After a soldier died on Monday in ‘accidental fire’ incident, Army on Tuesday said that another soldier was killed on the Line of Control in Rajouri district of Jammu Division, in similar incident on Tuesday.   The soldier has been killed in Bhimber Gali (BG) sector, reports said. On Monday a soldier had died […]

‘Decision On Social Media Ban In Valley Soon’

Srinagar: The authorities have decided to block social media in Kashmir after the recent circulation of videos and live streaming of incidents, which are believed to lead widespread protests in volatile Kashmir valley. Sources said that the decision will be taken “soon” to ban the social media in Kashmir valley, rather than shutting down the […]

Gunmen Loot Cash From JK Bank

Shopian: Unidentified gunmen on Wednesday morning barged into J&K bank in Harmain Shopian and took cash from the branch, reports said. The masked men according to reports didn’t face any resistance from any of the bank employee. Shortly after, looting the cash they escaped from the spot. Though police didn’t divulge information about the quantum […]

2 Bihari Labourers Held With Bullets

Ramban: Police on Tuesday night reportedly arrested four persons including two Bihari labourers after 8 live rounds of Insas rifle was found in the vehicle they were travelling from Jammu to Srinagar. Police sources said that a naka party from Chanderkote Police Station in Ramban district stopped a Scorpio near Chanderkote. During search process, 8 […]

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