Jammu and Kashmir

DGP visits Central Jail, Srinagar to review security, other works

Srinagar, May 25: Director General of Police and Prisons Dilbagh Singh on Saturday visited Central Jail, Srinagar, and held security review meeting with senior jail officers and CRPF officers on sec...

Sumbal case: Police files chargesheet against accused within 17 days

May 25: Jammu and Kashmir Police on Saturday filed a chargesheet against accused in the alleged rape of 3-year old child in Bandipora district of north Kashmir. The accused was arrested soon afte...

Food Supply team inspects shops selling Momo, Chinese food in Jammu, collect samples

Jammu, May 25: A team of Food Supply on Saturday conducted surprise inspection of shops selling momos and Chinese food in Gorkha Nagar of Bahu Fort area here. The Food supply team assisted by the ...

Life remains crippled for day 2 due to strike in Kashmir

Srinagar, May 25: Life remained crippled for the second day on Saturday due to restrictions and spontaneous strike in the Kashmir valley, where where Ansar Gazwatul Hind chief Zakir Musa was killed ...

Weather turns pleasant after 2 days below normal temperature in Kashmir

Srinagar, May 25 : Weather turned pleasant on Saturday after recording below normal temperature due to rain for the past two days in the Kashmir valley, where people in hilly and remote areas could ...

At 46 pc BJP gets highest ever vote share in J-K, leads in 27 assembly segments

Jammu, May 25: The BJP, which bagged three Lok Sabha seats in Jammu and Kashmir, has got its highest ever vote share of 46.4 per cent in the state, more than that of Congress, NC and PDP put together...

CWC rejects Rahul's offer to quit as Congress chief

New Delhi, May 25: Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday offered to resign from the post owning moral responsibility of the party's loss in 2019 general elections. He made the offer at the C...

Man found dead under mysterious conditions: Police

Jammu, May 25: The Jammu and Kashmir Police recovered the body of an employee of social forestry department in Surankote area of Poonch district in Jammu and Kashmir. Reports said that some employ...

Army man shoots himself dead in north Kashmir

Srinagar, May 25: An Army soldier allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself with his service rifle inside the camp in north Kashmir’s Pattan on Saturday. Reports said that an army man of 22 ...

Mobile internet remains suspended in Kashmir

Srinagar, May 25: Mobile internet of all Cellular companies, including Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL), remained suspended as a precautionary measure for the second day on Saturday in the Kashmi...

Mehbooba concerned over thrashing of three by cow vigilantes in MP

Srinagar, May 25: Expressing concern over thrashing of three persons, including a woman, by cow vigilantes in Madhya Pradesh (MP), Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Mehbooba on Saturday urged Chief Min...

Jammu, Samba side with BJP; Rajouri, Poonch Cong’s solace

JAMMU: The BJP’s victory from Jammu-Poonch Parliamentary seat was ensured by Jammu and Samba districts from where the party managed to get mammoth leads, while the Congress Party got leads from Rajou...

Educational institutions remains closed in Kashmir

Srinagar, May 25: Educational institutions remained closed as a precautionary measure for the second day on Saturday in the Kashmir valley, where Ansar Gazwatul Hind chief Zakir Musa was killed in an...

Train service remains suspended in Kashmir for security reasons

Srinagar, May 25: Train service remained suspended for the second day on Saturday in the Kashmir valley for security reasons following killing of Ansar Gazwatul chief Hind Zakir Musa, in an encounte...

Landslides force Jammu-Srinagar highway to close

Jammu, May 25: The Jammu-Srinagar national highway was closed for traffic on Saturday following landslides in Ramban district, traffic department officials said. The fresh landslides were reporte...

Restrictions to continue in Srinagar and other places

Srinagar, May 25: Protests in the wake of the killing of Ansar Ghazwatul Hind outfit's chief commander Zakir Musa, forced authorities in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday to continue preventive restrict...

Youth injured during clashes in Sopore

Srinagar, May 24: Amid the curfew-like restrictions in Kashmir, a youth was injured during the clashes between security forces and protestors in Sopore area of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district. ...

Governor congratulates winning candidates of Lok Sabha Elections

Srinagar, May 24: Governor Satya Pal Malik has congratulated all the winning candidates of the Lok Sabha elections from J&K, results of which were declared yesterday. Extending his heartfelt gre...

How a studious Zakir Rashid Bhat became the dreaded 'Zakir Musa'

Srinagar, May 24: The journey of Zakir Rashid Bhat, from a well-to-do middle class family of Noorpora village in Jammu and Kashmir's Tral area, to becoming 'Zakir Musa' or the most wanted militant i...

Friday prayers not allowed for 2nd week in Srinagar's Jamia Masjid

Srinagar, May 24: Friday prayers were not allowed for the second successive week of holy month of Ramzan in Jamia Masjid in downtown Srinagar, where curfew has been imposed as a precautionary measur...

Weather to remain cloudy for next 3 days

Srinagar, May 24: The Jammu and Kashmir metrological department has predicted cloudy weather for the next three days. The spokesman said that weather would remain generally cloudy till May 27, and...

NC will form next Govt in J&K: Farooq

Jammu, May 24: National Conference president and Member Parliament Dr Farooq Abdullah on Friday asserted that his party will form next government in the state of Jammu and Kashmir. "We are hopefu...

Modi cannot remove Art 370, 35A from J&K: Farooq

Jammu, May 24: National Conference president Dr Farooq Abdullah on Friday said that no matter how powerful Prime Minister Narendra Modi has become after winning with the majority, but he cannot remo...

Three drug peddlers arrested, poppy cultivation destroyed in Kashmir

Srinagar, May 24: Three drug peddlers were arrested and poppy cultivation over about 100 kanals of land destroyed in the Kashmir valley during the past 24 hours, a police spokesman said. Fifty-s...

Tral encounter ends, body of Zakir Musa handed over to family

Srinagar, May 24: An encounter, which ensued between militants and security forces on Thursday night in Tral area of Pulwama district of south Kashmir, ended on Friday morning after over 12 hours wi...

Resounding Modi wave as BJP secures 303

New Delhi, May 24: The BJP's resounding victory in the Lok Sabha elections that saw Prime Minister Narendra Modi make headlines across national and international dailies and also paint a vast swath o...

In continuing Modi surge, BJP claims Middle India

New Delhi, May 24: The Bharatiya Janata Party has effected a redrawing of its support base that now spreads beyond the Hindi heartland to include at least 10 states that form its core. The result...

Jammu-bound stranded vehicles to ply on National highway, one-way on Ladakh, Mughal roads

Srinagar, May 24: Only Jammu-bound stranded vehicles were allowed to move on Friday on the National Highway connecting Kashmir valley with the rest of the country, a traffic police official said. ...

Educational institutions closed in Kashmir, IUST, KU postpone exams

Srinagar, May 24: All educational institutions were closed as a precautionary measure on Friday in the Kashmir Valley, where clashes erupted on Thursday night after reports about the death of Ansar G...

Train service suspended in Kashmir for security reasons

Srinagar, May 24 : Train service was suspended on Friday for security reasons in the Kashmir valley following killing of two militants, including chief of Ansar Gazwatul Hind Zakir Musa, in an encou...

Curfew imposed in Srinagar, restrictions in major towns in Kashmir

Srinagar, May 24: Curfew has been clamped in Srinagar while elsewhere in the Kashmir valley, restrictions were imposed in major towns and tehsil headquarters on Friday as a precautionary measure foll...

Musa eliminated: Clamp down in Kashmir

Srinagar, May 24: Hours after Kashmir's most wanted militant commander Zakir Musa, who headed the Al Qaeda affiliate Ansar Gazwatul Hind, was killed, nocturnal protests broke out in parts of Srinaga...

PM Modi, Amit Shah put together a winning alliance: Omar

Srinagar, May 23: Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah credited PM Narendra Modi and Amit Shah with running a very ‘professional campaign’ soon after vote counting leads made it clea...

Grenade hurled at CRPF camp in Srinagar

Srinagar: Suspected militants hurled a grenade at the 25th bn CRPF camp near Tagore Hall in Srinagar An official said that the suspected militants lobbed a grenade at CRPF camp in Srinagar. Ho...

People have every right to express their anger for my failings: Mehbooba

Srinagar, May 23: The former chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir and PDP president Mehbooba Mufti on Thursday said that voters have every right to express their anger for her failings. Taking to h...

Road Accident kills one in Srinagar

Srinagar: One person namely Mustaq Ahmad Sheikh of Habbak crossing was hit by a Maruti car bearing number JK01R -4554 at Zakura crossing resulting in his death at 5:30 pm today, a local resident Aqid...

Mehbooba, Shah Faesal congratulate PM Modi on landslide win

Jammu: Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) president Mehbooba Mufti and former IAS officer-turned-politician Shah Faesal on Thursday congratulated the Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the landslide win in...

Farooq set to win, Mehbooba likely to finish third

Jammu/Srinagar, May 23: National Conference President Farooq Abdullah appeared set to win the Lok Sabha election from Srinagar while former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister and PDP leader Mehbooba Mu...

Power shutdown

SRINAGAR, MAY 22: According to the Power Controller, Kashmir province, PDD Bemina, Srinagar, the 33 kV lines of STD Pulwama shall remain shutdown in order to carry out branch cutting and maintenance ...

Delegation of Bakerwal community led by former Minister Kohli meets Governor

SRINAGAR, MAY 22: A delegation of Bakerwal community led by Er. Abdul Gani Kohli, former Minister, met Governor Satya Pal Malik at the Raj Bhavan here today. Sh. Kohli apprised Governor about many h...

GDC Baghi Dilawar Khan Srinagar organises Seerat Conference

SRINAGAR, MAY 22: The Government Degree College Baghi Dilawar Khan Srinagar today organized a one-day Seerat Conference at S. P College Auditorium. Prof.(Dr.) Yaseen Ahmad Shah, Director Colleges, P...

DSEK observes Int’l biodiversity day at GHSS Kothibagh

SRINAGAR, MAY 22: To observe the International Biodiversity Day, Cultural Education Wing of Directorate of School Education Kashmir (DSEK) today held a provisional level seminar titled “Water deplet...

DIPR hosts symposium, cultural Prog on Drug de-addiction

JAMMU, MAY 22:- The Cultural Wing, Department of Information & Public Relations, Jammu today organized a symposium cum Cultural Programme on the topic “Drug de-addiction” here at Government Higher Se...

DDC Ramban reviews performance of PWD, PDD

RAMBAN, MAY 22: District Development Commissioner, Showkat Aijaz Bhat today reviewed the progress on key projects of PDD and PWD. He took review of physical and financial achievements for the yea...

Ramadhan, Shab- e-Qadar, Eid-ul-Fitr arrangements finalized at Poonch

POONCH, MAY 22: Deputy Commissioner, Rahul Yadav today finalized the arrangements for holy month of Ramadhan besides Shab-e-Qadar and Eid-ul-Fitr, here at a meeting . The meeting was attended by A...

DC Shopian reviews SDG plan preparations

SHOPIAN, MAY 22: Deputy Commissioner Shopian, Dr Owais Ahmad today chaired a meeting of various concerned officers to discuss action plan under Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) for the district. ...

DDC Kishtwar inspects PHE installations

KISHTWAR, MAY 22: District Development Commissioner (DDC), Angrez Singh Rana today inspected key water installation and filtration plants here which supply’s water to the main town areas. Gener...

DC Kargil takes stock of Shab-i-Qadr, Matyrdom Day of Hazrat Ali (A.S), Jumat-ul-Vida arrangements

KARGIL, MAY 22: Deputy Commissioner Kargil Baseer ul Haq Choudhary today took stock of the arrangements being put in place by the District Administration for the ensuing Shab-i-Qadr, Martyrdom Day of...

SFRI hosts painting competition on biodiversity

JAMMU, MAY 22: State Forest Research Institute, Jammu celebrated biodiversity day here at its Campus by organizing a painting competition for the students . The students of Government High School Ja...

Jammu DLSA holds awareness event on Child Protection Act

JAMMU, MAY 22: District Legal .Services Authority, Jammu in compliance to the directions of Justice Rajesh Bindal, Executive Chairman, J&K State Legal Services Authority and under the Chairmanship of...

Northern Army Commander meets Governor

SRINAGAR, MAY 22: Lt. Gen. Ranbir Singh, Army Commander, Northern Command, met Governor Satya Pal Malik at the Raj Bhavan here today. Lt Gen. Singh briefed Governor about the overall security situat...

Governor dedicates second phase of Jehangir Chowk-Rambagh flyover to commuters

SRINAGAR, MAY 22: Governor Satya Pal Malik dedicated the second phase of the Jehangir Chowk-Rambagh flyover today to commuters. Sh. Khurshid Ahmed Ganai, Sh. K.K. Sharma, Sh. K. Skandan- Advisors to...

Advisor Kumar for making coordinated efforts to conserve biodiversity

SRINAGAR, MAY 22: Advisor to Governor, K Vijay today highlighted the importance of biodiversity which is essential for sustainable development and human well-being in present world. He said that coor...

DG Fire Services inspects fire stations of south Kashmir

SRINAGAR, MAY 22: Director General (DG) Fire & Emergency Services, V K Singh today inspected the Fire & Emergency Stations Head quarters at Anantnag, Bijbehera, Qazigund and Command Office Anantnag....

LS polls: All arrangements in place for vote counting in Kashmir

Srinagar, May 22: All arrangements have been put in place for the smooth conduct of counting of votes on Thursday for Lok Sabha election in Kashmir valley, which sends three representatives to Parlia...

Drug peddler arrested, heroin recovered in Srinagar

Srinagar, May 22: A drug peddler was arrested on Wednesday and heroin recovered from his possession in the summer capital Srinagar, a police spokesman said. He said a check point was established ...

J&K Guv apologises to public on Kashmir highway ban, says decision taken in national interest

Srinagar, May 22: Governor Satya Pal Malik on Wednesday apologised to the public for inconvenience caused due to the ban on civilian traffic on Srinagar-Jammu national highway. However, he assert...

Governor inaugurates second phase Jahangir Chowk- Rambagh flyover

Srinagar, May 22: The second phase of Jahangir Chowk- Rambagh flyover was inaugurated by Governor Jammu and Kashmir Satya Pal Malik on Wednesday and was thrown open for vehicular movement. The sec...

Chargesheet in 3-yr-old rape case soon

Srinagar, May 22: Appealing people not to pay any heed to rumours, a police spokesman said that chargesheet in 3-year-old rape case will be filed in the court against the accused, soon. He said th...

Army soldier died, seven others injured in IED blast along LoC in Poonch

Poonch, May 22: An army soldier was died and seven others sustained injuries in an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) explosion near forward post along Line of Control in Mendhar area of Poonch distri...

Enhance the Budget for Kheer Bhawani Pilgrimage: Shah Faesal

Srinagar, May 22: President J&K Peoples Movement Dr. Shah Faesal has called upon the State Government to enhance the budgetary support for facilitation of annual Mata Kheer Bhawani Yatra, one of the ...

Jammu Police introduces "GirlsGoEasyNow" mini bus exclusively for ladies

Jammu, May 22: In a bid to provide free and secure environment, Jammu Police in collaboration with mini bus operators on Wednesday introduced "GirlsGoEasyNow" mini bus exclusively for the ladies on P...

Anti-Corruption Bureau books Divisional Manager of SFC Udhampur in graft case

Jammu, May 22: The sleuths of Anti-Corruption Bureau has booked the Divisional Manager of State Forest Corporation, Udhampur in graft case. "Anti-Corruption Bureau Doda has registered a graft cas...

Only one way traffic on Kashmir, Ladakh and Mughal road

Srinagar, May 22: Only one-way traffic will continue to ply on the national highways connecting Srinagar with Jammu, Ladakh with Kashmir and historic Mughal road on Wednesday, official sources said. ...

Kulgam encounter ends: 2 militants killed, internet suspended

Srinagar, May 22: Two militants were killed on Wednesday by security forces in an encounter which ensued during a Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) in the south Kashmir district of Kulgam, official ...

Restrictions lifted in down town, SeK in Srinagar

Srinagar, May 22: Curfew like restrictions imposed in down town and Shehar-e-Khas (SeK), Srinagar to prevent any demonstration on the death anniversaries of Mirwaiz Moulvi Muhammad Farooq and Abdul ...

3 colleges sealed for Counting

JAMMU: There will be no class work at MAM College, Govt Science College and Govt Polytechnic for Boys from May 22 to May 24, 2019, in view of counting of votes of Jammu Parliamentary Constituency and...

Traffic restrictions on Jammu-Srinagar highway to end next week

Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir government announced that there would be no restrictions on civilian traffic on the Jammu-Srinagar national highway from May 27 onwards. In the aftermath of the Fe...

J&K Governor reviews security for Amarnath Yatra

Srinagar, May 22: Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik reviewed security arrangements for the annual Amarnath Yatra that begins on July 1. "In a meeting held at the state Raj Bhawan in Srin...

Two militants killed in Kulgam gunfight

Srinagar, May 22: Two militants was killed in a gunfight with the security forces on Wednesday in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam district. Police sources said security forces started a cordon and sear...

'EC's silence on EVMs being switched worrying'

Srinagar, May 21: PDP president Mehbooba Mufti on Tuesday said the silence of the Election Commission (EC) was worrying even after "evidence" had come to the fore that the electronic voting machines ...

Pak appoints Moin-ul-Haq as India's new envoy to restart process of engagement with new govt

Islamabad, May 21: Career diplomat Moin-ul-Haq has been appointed as Pakistan's new High Commissioner to India to start a new process of engagement with the country where a new government will be for...

Clash near Jammu over anti-encroachment drive

Jammu, May 21: Two women fell unconscious and some people were injured in clashes with the police during an anti-encroachment drive on the outskirts of Jammu on Tuesday, officials said. A team fro...

J-K BJP bats for grant of reserved seats to people displaced from PoK

Jammu, May 21: The Jammu and Kashmir BJP unit Tuesday batted strongly for grant of seats reserved in the state assembly to displaced people of Pakistan-occupied Kashmir. Twenty-five seats are rese...

Two drug peddlers arrested in Sopore

Baramulla, May 21: Two drug peddlers were arrested alongwith codeine phosphate and spasmoproxyvon tablets in apple township of Sopore in this north Kashmir district, a police spokesman said on Tuesda...

Don't believe exit polls: J&K Congress President

Srinagar, May 21: Jammu and Kashmir Congress President G.A. Mir on Tuesday asserted that the exit polls should not to be believed and that the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) would have the majorit...

Gunfight in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian

Srinagar, May 21: A gunfight took place on Tuesday between the security forces and militants in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district, police said. After receiving information about the presence o...

Man carrying country-made pistol arrested in Jammu

Jammu, May 21 A man was arrested for allegedly carrying a country-made pistol and live bullets here, officials said Tuesday. The man tried to run away when a police team on checking duty spotted h...

IAF officer to face culpable homicide charge for accidentally shooting down Mi-17 chopper

New Delhi, May 21: The officer held responsible for the accidental shooting down of a military helicopter at the height of India-Pakistan tension in February will be charged by the Indian Air Force (...

Central forces to jointly monitor Srinagar airport

Srinagar, May 21: The Centre is all set to tweak security norms at the sensitive Srinagar airport by continuing with Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and deploying Central Industrial Security Forc...

J-K: Ujh bridge to become functional soon, locals pleased

Jammu: An under-construction bridge at Ujh river in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kathua district is nearing completion and locals are hailing the progress of the project. According to authorities, the brid...

All Educational Institutions remain closed in Srinagar

Srinagar: Authorities have decided to keep all the schools and colleges closed today,in Srinagar district. “Decision to close educational institutions has been taken as a precautionary measure to ...

Kami Rita Sherpa scales Everest, takes his record tally to 24 times

Kathmandu, May 21: Veteran climber Kami Rita Sherpa on Tuesday scaled the world's highest peak of Mount Everest, Qomolangma second time in a week, taking his record of setting foot on the top of the...

Governor, Advisor, DGP congratulate 2 cops for scaling Mount Everest

Srinagar, May 21: Governor Satya Pal Malik, his advisor, Chief Secretary (CS) and Director General of Police (DGP) on Tuesday congratulated two Selection Grade (Sgct) constables of Jammu and Kashmir...

Curfew-like restrictions imposed in downtown, Jamia masjid closed again

Srinagar, May 21: Curfew-like restrictions were imposed in the downtown and Shehar-e-Khas (SeK), Srinagar to prevent demonstration on Tuesday, when separatists have called for a general strike on the...

Male voters outshine women in LS polls

JAMMU: The overall participation of both male and female voters’ in six Lok Sabha constituencies across Jammu and Kashmir has declined by 5 percent as compared to previous general elections 2014. ...

KU gets prestigious A+ grade by NAAC

SRINAGAR: The National Assessment and Accreditation Committee (NAAC) has awarded the prestigious A+ grade to the University of Kashmir, it was announced on Monday. A NAAC team had visited the Univ...

Govt fixes monthly honorarium for JMC Mayor, Dy Mayor, Councilors

JAMMU; After long deliberations, the government has finally fixed monthly honorarium for Jammu Municipal Corporation (JMC)’s Mayor, Deputy Mayor, Councilors and Presidents/Chairmen of different commi...

J&K DGP seeks public cooperation to maintain communal harmony

Jammu: Against the backdrop of civilian killing in Bhaderwah, Jammu and Kashmir Director General of Police Dilbag Singh sought cooperation of public to maintain communal harmony. "Take strenuous ...

Telecom connectivity for annual Amarnath Yatra reviewed

Srinagar: A high level meeting reviewed telecom connectivity for the annual pilgrimage to holy Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas, an official spokesman said here. He said on the dire...

No accused should get bail in NDPS Act: DIG Jammu tells subordinates

Jammu: Laying thrust on tightening noose against narcotic smuggling and drug abuse, Deputy Inspector General of Jammu-Kathua Range, Sujit Kumar on Monday told his officers that make sure that no accu...

UNSC members welcome listing Azhar as international terrorist

United Nations, May 21: The listing of Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) chief Masood Azhar as an international terrorist by a UN sanctions committee after China dropped its longstanding opposition has been we...

Restrictions imposed in Srinagar over separatist march

Srinagar, May 21 : Authorities have imposed restrictions in Srinagar on Tuesday to prevent a separatist-called commemoration march. The Hurriyat Conference has called for the march to the Martyrs ...

J&K situation is under control, 86 terrorists neutralized so far: Lt Gen Ranbir Singh

Jammu, May 20: Asserting that overall situation in the state of Jammu and Kashmir is under control, Northern Command Army Commander, Lt Gen Ranbir Singh on Monday said that as many as 86 terrorists h...

Army presents scholarships to J&K students

Jammu, May 20 : Lt Gen Ranbir Singh, Army Commander Northern Command, on Monday presented financial aid to 71 students from BPL category and remote areas of Jammu and Kashmir in Udhampur. The fin...

Civilian killings painful, unfortunate: Tarigami

Srinagar, May 20: Condemning killing of civilians, including political workers, by unidentified gunmen in south Kashmir, senior CPI(M) leader Mohammad Yousuf Tarigami on Monday termed these incidents...

Two dead as tipper falls into gorge in Doda

Jammu, May 20: Two persons including a driver was killed when a tipper they were travelling met with an accident and plunged into a gorge in Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir. “A tipper on way to...

Life returns to normal after 4 days in south Kashmir

Srinagar, May 20: Life returned to normal on Monday after remaining crippled for four successive days in twin south Kashmir districts of Pulwama and Shopian against militant and civilian killings. ...

Omar condemns killing of PDP worker in south Kashmir

Srinagar, May 20: National Conference (NC) vice-president Omar Abdullah has condemned the killing of a Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) worker by unidentified gunmen in south Kashmir district of Kulgam...

Police starts probe into mysterious death of Bandipora teacher

Srinagar, May 20: Body of a government school teacher missing from last week was recovered from Wullar Lake under mysterious conditions near Leharwalpora in north Kashmir's Bandipora district on Mond...

MLC Randhawa meets Governor

Srinagar, May 20: Sh. Vikram Randhawa, MLC, met Governor Satya Pal Malik at the Raj Bhavan here today. Sh. Randhawa apprised Governor about various pressing issues of public importance and discus...

Joint Director NIFT meets Governor

Srinagar, May 20: Sh. D.P. Solanki, Joint Director National Institute of Fashion Technology, Srinagar, met Governor Satya Pal Malik at the Raj Bhavan here today. Sh. Solanki briefed Governor about...

Exit polls: Mehbooba likens news anchors to kids left unattended in candy store

Srinagar, May 20: Reacting to exit-poll results telecast by various news channels on Sunday, former J&K chief minister Mehbooba Mufti alleged that most news anchors could not hide their glee about ex...

Curfew relaxed in entire Bhaderwah town

Jammu, May 20: The authorities relaxed curfew for five hours between 10 am to 3 pm in the entire Bhaderwah town where it was imposed on Thursday following massive protests over the killing of an elde...

Karvan-e-Aman bus to PoK remains suspended since March 4

Srinagar, May 20: The Karvan-e-Aman bus, operating between Srinagar and Muzaffarabad, capital of Pakistan-occupied-Kashmir (PoK), remained suspended on Monday since March 4, official sources said. ...

Ramadan shopping hit as Pakistani dresses stop coming via LoC trade

Srinagar, May 20: : Pakistani designer dresses which have been trending in Kashmir for many years now are not so readily available in markets these days, after the cross-LoC trade was suspended by th...

Body of missing teacher recovered after a week in north Kashmir

Srinagar, May 20: Body of a teacher, missing since May 13, was recovered from a water body in north Kashmir district of Bandipora on Monday, official sources said. According to official sources, M...

PDP worker injured by gunmen in south Kashmir

Srinagar, May 20: A Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) worker was shot at and wounded by unidentified gunmen in south Kashmir district of Kulgam late Sunday night, official sources said on Monday. The...

Civil traffic resumes on Jammu- Kashmir highway after day-long ban

Srinagar, May 20: Civilian traffic was resumed on the national highway on Monday, after day-long ban due to 'Convoy Day' on Sunday on the national highway, connecting Kashmir valley with the rest of ...