Man Picked Up By BSF 25 Years Back Remains Untraced

Srinagar: It was on January 22, 1992 Sirajuddin Farooqi was picked up by BSF personnel along with his brother in-law Fayaz Ahmad Zargar from Jamia Masjid area.Fayaz Ahmad was later set free but Sirajuddin, father of two, never returned. While Fayaz is brother of Al-Umar chief Mushtaq Ahmad Zargar, Sirajuddin is his brother-in-law. His wife […]

Market Upbeat On J&K Bank

Srinagar: J&K Bank results for the third quarter have come up with numbers having enough indicators to tell the market pundits that the bank is bound to see a positive growth in the coming days, starting this quarter itself.  The bank has exceeded market expectations according to the market experts and numbers are assuring and […]

Authorities Book And Shift Pulwama Trio To Kotbalwal Jail Under PSA

SRINAGAR — Three youth were booked under public safety act (PSA), a legislation termed as “lawless law” by Amnesty International, in Pulwama district of south Kashmir. Acting on a dossier by police on yesterday, the deputy commissioner ordered detention under PSA of the three youth of Pulwama district over their “anti-national activities including alleged militant links”, news agency […]

HC Upholds CRP Man’s Dismissal For Threatening Seniors  

SRINAGAR — The Jammu and Kashmir High Court has upheld the paramilitary force’s decision to dismiss a personnel who allegedly used service weapon to threaten his superiors. The petitioner Nisar Ahmad had challenged the Order of dismissal whereby he has been dismissed from the services of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) with effect from […]

Drones Used During Searches In Lal Chowk

SRINAGAR — Government forces carried a search operation on Saturday in Lal Chowk and adjacent areas to the summer capital of the state here. Although aerial drone were being used for surveillance following the grenade attack at the city centre a day ago, the police insisted it was a routine exercise. The incident created panic gripped […]

Police Closes Coaching Centres In Srinagar Till Jan 26

SRINAGAR — Police have asked the owners of coaching centres operating in different areas of Srinagar to wind up their operations till January 26. According to a local news agency CNS, the decision to close down the coaching centres has been taken in wake of the two grenade attacks in the heart of Srinagar city. A […]