A woman was drugged, strangled and then her body set ablaze because she helped her friend elope, police said Thursday, announcing the arrest of 14 people in a twist on the grim practice of “honour killings”.
A historic, revolutionary and miraculous event of Lailat al-Me’raj or Shab-e-Mer’aj (The Night of Ascension) was celebrated with religious fervor and gaiety across entire South Asia including Jammu Kashmir.
The Education Department today said the enrollment of students in Government High School Hyderpora stands at 202 students and not 50 students as has been reported by a section of the media quoting Divisional Commissioner Kashmir.
Director General of Police (DGP), K Rajendra Kumar today visited Hazratbal and took stock of the security, deployment of personnel and traffic arrangements in connection with Mehraj-ul-Alam and Friday following.
Sheikh Nazir-ul-Mehdi Mohammadi was elected as the new president of the influential religious body of this frontier region Thursday.The Ullema (clergy) as well as senior citizens of Kargil district participated in this election of Hawza Ilmia Asna
In yet another example of official apathy, the state’s forest cover has declined from 22,686 sq km in 2007 to 22,538 sq km in 2013. As per the data provided by the Statistics division of the Forest Department of Kashmir, the state in 2007
Strongly condemning the invoking of another PSA against the Tehreek-e-Hurriyat leaders Ameer Hamza Shah and Nasir Abdullah, continuous police detention of district president Kupwara Mohammad Yousuf Lone, T
Our martyrs laid down their lives for the sacred cause of our freedom and it is our duty to safeguard these sacrifices. In a statement to KNS, a JKLF delegation led by vice chairman advocate Bashir Ahmad Butt today visited Chanapora
Authorities at Premier Health institute Sher-i-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS) Soura have removed Chief Pharmacist for allegedly putting expired Bands on sale at different sales counters of the hospital.
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Thursday hit out at those blaming her party for aligning with the BJP in the state.Addressing a function in Anantnag district where four new trains were flagged off, Mehbooba Mufti