Eight residential houses were damaged in separate fire incidents in the valley.Fire broke out in the shop of Mohammad Amin Bhat resident of Issu Achabal at Issu in the jurisdiction of Police Station Achabal.
One person died while six others were injured in different road accidents in Srinagar and Anantnag.In Srinagar, a Motorcycle bearing registration number DL13C-2757 driven by Ilyas Rehman resident of Rainawari
Legendary singer and melody queen Raj Begum breathed her last on Wednesday morning. She was unwell for a long time. Begum was born in 1927.She was honoured with Padma Shri in 2002 and Sangeet Natak Academy Award in 2013.
Five persons were killed and more than half-a-dozen injured in an explosion in Varanasi, police said on Wednesday."Prima facie, the explosion appears to have been triggered by a fire in a stockpile of illegal firecrackers, ahead of Diwali.
At least 36 civilians were shot dead by militants in Afghanistan's Ghor province, authorities confirmed on Wednesday."The victims were kidnapped by militants after security forces and allied local uprising fighters .
:Life remained affected in Kashmir Valley for the 110th consecutive day Wednesday due to the strike called by separatists, even as the Srinagar continued to witness movement of private transport in some parts.
US Secretary of State John Kerry and Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif have won an international diplomatic prize for their part in a historic agreement on Iran's nuclear program, organisers announced Monday.
While Kashmir is undergoing over three month long unrest, noted artists including painters, sculptures, musicians, story writers, poets today shared a platform to express their works, depicting the tragedy on the canvas.
Chairman Hurriyat (M) Mirwaiz Umar Farooq Tuesday said that people of Kashmir have shown to the world that they have a deep thirst for freedom for which a Kashmiris are prepared to stake their lives, livelihood and education.
Two persons were killed and nine others were injured in separate road accidents in the Kashmir valley overnight, official sources said here this afternoon.They said a Tractor skidded off the road at Zisnard
The death toll of Government Forces in different militancy related incidents has reached to 77, the highest since 2010 in Kashmir Valley. In 2010, Security Establishment had lost around 69 soldiers in 488 militancy-related incidents.