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JKLF pays tributes to ‘Sopore martyrs’

Srinagar – Jammu Kashmir Liberation front has paid rich tributes to recent martyrs of Sopore namely Muzamil Amin and Abdullah. According to a JKLF statement, a delegation comprising of Advocate Bashir Ahmad Butt, Showkat Ahmad Bakshshi, Mohammad Sideeq Shah, Mir Siraj Ud Din, Moulvi Rabani, Ab. Rashid Magloo etc  visited Sopore and expressed their condolences […]

PL Pays Tributes To ‘Soura Martyrs’

Srinagar – Senior hurriyet leader and  chairman of peoples league has paid glowing tributes to  two brothers of soura Awantabhawan namely Nazir Ahmad Dar and Hillal Ahmad Dar they were  allegedly arrested by the BSF 86 batailion and killed in custody on  October  24 1993. He said they were the basic members of people’s league […]

RTI Activist Writes Plea With Blood

Jammu – Deepak Sharma, an RTI activist, has filed a ‘blood written’ application with the State Information Commission (SIC) alleging that despite frequent requests and reminders earlier, he was not provided relevant information in the death of a woman, who died on January 29, 2011.  “Number of times I had filed the RTI to seek […]

Beautician Attempts Suicide, Watchman Electrocuted

Jammu – A beautician attempted suicide by consuming poison while a watchman died of electrocution in two separate incidents in this winter capital of the state. “Ragini (name changed), resident of Purkhoo, working as beautician at one of the reputed clubs of Jammu, yesterday attempted suicide by consuming poison inside the parlour,” police sources said. […]

Navratra Festival concludes

Sanjeet Emerges Best Singer At Bhaint Contest Katra – The Nine day long Navrata Festival in the holy town of Katra came to a musical end last evening with. Sanjeet Kumar of Katra adjudged as best singer at the grand finale of All India Devotional Song Contest. The son of the soil Sanjeet bagged the […]

Dussehra Celebrated Across State

Srinagar – Dussehra was celebrated with great enthusiasm and religious fervour at Udhampur this evening at sports stadium, Udhampur. Thousands of people participated in the celebrations where the effigies of  Ravana, Kumbkarna and Meghnatha were consigned to flames marking victory of truth over evil.  MLA Udhampur, Mr. Balwant Singh Mankotia, District Development Commissioner, Udhampur, Mr. […]

Azad, Tara Chand, Chib, Rana attend Dussehra celebrations in Jammu

Thousands watch burning of effigies of demon king at Parade ground Jammu – Dussehra festival  was  celebrated  with religious fervour and gaiety in Jammu with  thousands of people  watching the  burning of effigies of Ravana, and his brothers Kumbhkarna and Meghnath to mark the culmination of good triumphing over evil, here today at Mini Stadium […]

Slathia Attends Dussehra Celebration At Gurha Slathia

Samba – Minister for Industries and Commerce, Mr S S Slathia today attended the Dusserah celebrations at Gurha Slathia where a large number of people watched the burning of effigies of   Ravana, Kumbhkarna and Meghnath. The Minister joined the function which started with the chanting of slogans and symbolic arrival of Lord Rama Rath, […]

Laborer Dies In Mishap In A’nag

Srinagar – A Tata Mobile carrying non-local laborers turned turtle at Harnag in the jurisdiction of Police Station Anantnag resulting on spot death of a laborer Sonam Reshi 23 years old son of Kahlu Reshi resident of Nytal Bihar and injuries to another who was admitted in District Hospital, Anantnag. Police registered a case in […]

Truck Helper Found Dead In Suspicious Circumstances

Srinagar – A truck crew member was found dead under suspicious circumstances at Zojila on the Srinagar-Leh national highway, official sources said here today. They said the body of Punjab Singh, who worked as a conductor, was found in the truck at Kanpathri, Zojila. The cause of death of Singh, son of Kaser Ram, resident […]