Police Says, 80 to 85 Militants Active in North Kashmir

Srinagar—Stating that 80 to 85 militants are present in north Kashmir out of which majority are foreigners, DIG North Kashmir Nitish Kumar Thursday blamed Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) militants for the killing of an off-duty Border Security Force (BSF) constable Rameez Ahmad Parray in Hajin area of Bandipore district. Kumar told reporters in Baramulla that the LeT […]

Govt Clamps Ban on Traditional Muharram Processions

SRINAGAR: A day after authorities in Jammu and Kashmir denied media reports that there was any ban on Muharram processions in Srinagar, District Administration issued an order banning the main traditional procession of 8th Muharram in the city on Friday. [[{“type”:”media”,”fid”:”24986″,”view_mode”:”wysiwyg”,”instance_fields”:”override”}]] An order issued by the District Magistrate Srinagar, a copy of which is with […]

HC Dismisses Plea by Man ‘Abusing’ Judge 

Srinagar—The Jammu and Kashmir High Court on Thursday dismissed a plea by a man making ‘vituperative’ allegations against Chief Judicial Magistrate Srinagar. A bench of Justice Sanjeev Kumar dismissed the petition filed Abdul Gani Bhat.   “Muzaffar Ahmad Khan, the Presiding Officer of the court of Chief Judicial Magistrate, Srinagar, sometime in 2011 passed certain orders […]

Pre-Board, Golden Test Mandatory

Srinagar— Director School Education Kashmir, Dr. G.N. Itoo Thursday issued instructions that pre-Board/ Golden Test is mandatory for all students to appear in annual Board Examinations. The Director also directed to counsel, prepare and inform the students accordingly because failure to appear in pre-Board/ Golden Test shall be considered as ineligibility for a student and […]

Amid shutdown CASO launched in Hajin

Bandipore—In a bid to nab suspected armed men responsible for the killing of a BSF constable, government forces on Thursday launched Cordon and Search Operation in Shahgund and Gund Bune areas of Hajin town of North Kashmir’s Bandipora district. Pertinently, suspected militants shot dead a Border Security Forces man Rameez Ahmed Parray and wounded four […]

Govt Reshuffles Police Admin

Srinagar— Jammu and Kashmir government on Thursday issued orders of transfer and postings in the police administration. As per the order Sargun Shukla, IPS (JK: 2012), SP Traffic City Srinagar, is transferred and posted as SP Leh vice Udayabhaskar Billa, IPS (JK: 2008), who shall report to PHQ for further posting. Vivek Gupta, IPS (JK: […]

NIT To Host Young Thinkers, Innovators

Srinagar—To develop the entrepreneurship and startup culture among the youth of the state, Innovation Incubation Entrepreneurship Development Center (IIEDC) of National Institute of Technology (NIT) Srinagar in association with Startup Kashmir is organising “IDEA CHALLENGE 2017 -The future world”. The event will be held at the Recreation Centre, NIT Srinagar on 2nd October 2017 at […]

Tral shuts for 3rd day

Tral—A complete shutdown was observed in south Kashmir’s Tral town of South Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Thursday against the death of a civilian. Mushtaq Ahmed Sheikh who was injured in a grenade blast last week succumbed to his injuries in the hospital on Wednesday. Earlier two civilians–Rattandeep Kour alias Pinky Kour daughter of Ichpal Singh […]

FCIK delegation calls on Ganga

Srinagar— Federation Chamber of Industries Kashmir (FCIK) representatives led by President Er. Mukthar Yousuf Thursday called on Minister for Industries and Commerce Chander Prakash Ganga. The FCIK delegation brought several issues facing the Industries to the attention of the Minister during the meeting. Issues faced post implementation of the Goods & Services Tax (GST) in […]

Spl Train To Run between Delhi Jn to Katra

Srinagar—In order to clear extra rush of passengers, during forthcoming festival, Northern Railway will run special train No. 04033/04034  between Delhi Jn.- Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Katra as per the following programme:- The 04033 Delhi Jn.- Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Katra special train will depart from Delhi Jn. on 29.09.2017 at 11.10 p.m. to arrive at Shri Mata Vaishno […]

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