Family of 5 Killed in Doda Mishap

Doda—Five members of a family were killed when a car they were travelling in rolled down a gorge in Doda district of Kashmir on Monday evening. Police sources said that an Alto car on Monday evening skidded off the road and fell into the deep gorge at Gath road near Satsang Ghar Kashore Doda. “The […]

Braid Chopping: Mystery Deepens; Panic Mounts, Police Clueless

Srinagar—With no let up in braid chopping incidents in Kashmir Valley, protests rocked many more areas, including the heart of Srinagar city on Monday while reports of fresh incidents came in from Sopore and Pampore areas of Northern and Southern parts of Valley. Meanwhile people in many areas had sleepless nights with wild rumours making […]

Top Security Brass Repeats Surrender Offer

Srinagar: The top brass of security establishment in Valley once again on Monday appealed the Kashmiri militants to surrender and join mainstream, saying they will be welcomed and rehabilitated. The offer was made at a press conference here at police control room in Srinagar. The presser was jointly addressed by Kashmir Range police chief Munir Ahmad Khan, IG […]

276 killed in deadliest single attack in Somalia’s history

Mogadishu—The most powerful bomb blast ever witnessed in Somalia’s capital killed 276 people with around 300 others injured, the country’s information minister said early Monday, making it the deadliest single attack in this Horn of Africa nation. The toll could continue to rise. In a tweet, Abdirahman Osman called the attack “barbaric” and said countries […]

For militancy to end

Union minister Jitendra Singh said that the militancy in Kashmir was in its “last phase” and that the “militants are on the run”. He praised police for doing a commendable job. And more praiseworthy, according to him “is that the special operation group of J&K Police is cooperating and working shoulder to shoulder in these […]