JRL condemns attack

Srinagar—The Joint Resistance leadership (JRL) of Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Mohammad Yasin Malik  has expressed deep sorrow and grief over the Killing of Amarnath Yatris in Anantnag  and strongly condemned it. JRL said that this incident goes against the very grain of Kashmiri ethos. The annual Amarnath Yarta has been going on peacefully for centuries and […]

CAG: J&K’s Debt Increases To Rs 55,358 Crore At End Of 2015-16

Jammu—Jammu and Kashmir’s total debt rose to Rs 55,358 crore at the end of 2015-16 which was a little over 60 per cent of its GDP and close to 5 times of its tax and non-tax revenue, a CAG report has said. The rise in debt shows increasing trend of dependence of the government on […]

No GST on Rs 50,000 worth gifts from employer: Finance Ministry

Mumbai—The Finance Ministry headed by Arun Jaitley has clarified that there will be no Goods and Services Tax for gifts worth Rs 50,000 from an employer to their employees. The Ministry, however, further shed light that gifts more than Rs 50,000 given without consideration fall under the ambit of the GST. “However, gifts of value […]

Kohli for finding lasting solution to shortage of fodder           

Jammu— Minister for Animal, Sheep Husbandry and Fisheries, Abdul Ghani Kohli Monday called upon researchers and experts to come up with concrete solution for growing shortage of fodder.     He was addressing a gathering of officials and experts after releasing a book related to Hydroponics techniques.    Hydroponics is a technique for cost effective production […]

Jammu bans sale of nylon thread

Jammu—District Magistrate Jammu, Kumar Rajeev Ranjan today imposed ban on sale of plastic / nylon thread (manja)  used for Kite-Flying under section 144 of CrPC. The order shall come into force with immediate effect and shall remain in force for a period of 60 days unless withdrawn earlier. Any person who contravenes this order shall […]

Anantnag Attack: Police Version Verbatem

Srinagar: Today evening terrorists initially attacked a police BP bunker at Botengoo. The fire was retaliated. There was no report of injuries. Thereafter the terrorists fired on a police naka near Khanabal. The fire was retaliated. A tourist bus was hit by bullets in which about 18 tourists were injured. Among them six person died […]

7 Yatris Killed in Anantnag Shootout

ANANTNAG: At least seven Hindu pilgrims (Yatris) were killed when suspected militants launched an attack on a police patrol Monday evening in Anantnag town in volatile South Kashmir. Three policemen were also injured in the shoot out. Yatris were returning from Srinagar and were headed to another pilgrim town Katra in Jammu region when their […]

Bashir Lashkari Had a Hindu Aide from UP, Says Police

Srinagar—In a major breakthrough, Jammu and Kashmir police on Monday said they have busted a Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) module and arrested two people, including a resident of Uttar Pradesh who was an active part of the group that killed six police personnel in south Kashmir on June 16. Inspector-general of police (IGP) Munir Khan told reporters, […]

If Pakistan Requests, Our Army Can Enter Kashmir: China

Beijing—A “third country’s” Army could enter Kashmir at Pakistan’s request, using the “same logic” the Indian Army used to stop the Chinese military from constructing a road in the Doklam area in the Sikkim sector on behalf of Bhutan, an analyst at a Chinese think tank, close to Beijing government has said. “Even if India […]

LeT Disowns Sandeep Kumar

Srinagar: Militant outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba has denied of having any ties with Sandeep Kumar alias Adil and Shakoor. “Sandeep Kumar, who belongs to Uttar Paradesh, has no links whatsoever with Lashkar-e-Toiba. This is nothing but a conspiracy put up by Ajit Doval and his propagandist team, so as to try to sabotage Kashmir’s freedom struggle. Indian […]

1 2 3