City and Neighbourhood

Saturday, September 25, 2021Pakistan an arsonist disguised as firefighter, a suppressor of minorities: India hits back at Imran Khan

New York, Sep 25: India slammed Pakistan as an “arsonist disguising itself as a firefighter” and a country that nurtures terrorists in its backyard as a matter of state policy which has led the entire region and world to suffer, in reply to Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan’s tirade against the country at the UN General Assembly.

Sneha Dubey, First Secretary in India's UN Mission, in a scathi


Thursday, September 23, 2021Taliban's commitment not to allow Afghan soil for terrorism should be implemented: EAM

New York, Sep 23: External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar stressed on Tuesday that the Taliban’s commitment not to allow use of Afghanistan's soil for terrorism in any manner should be implemented.

In his address to the G20 Foreign Ministers’ Meeting on Afghanistan, Jaishankar also said that the international community must come together in response to the humanitarian needs in the country.


Thursday, September 23, 2021Militant involved in injuring civilian killed in encounter by SF in Shopian

Srinagar, Sep 23: A militant was killed in an encounter by security forces in south Kashmir district of Shopian on Thursday, police said.

Troops of Rashitriya Rifles (RR), Special Operation Group (SOG) of Jammu and Kashmir police and CRPF launched a joint Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) following a tip off that a militant Anayat Ashraf was hiding in village Kashwa in Shopian after injuring


Wednesday, September 22, 2021Post Feb Ceasefire pact, Gurez peaceful; people living without fear: Lt Gen D P Pandey

Gurez, Sep 22 : General officer Commanding (GoC) of Srinagar based army’s 15 Corps Lieutenant General D P Pandey Wednesday said that post new ceasefire pact between Indian and Pakistani army in February this year, Gurez Valley in northern district of Bandipora is peaceful and people are living without any fear.

Talking exclusively on the side-lines of a function titled combine annual training


Wednesday, September 22, 20212 pilots dead in helicopter crash

Jammu: Two pilots were killed when an Army helicopter crash-landed in a dense forest near Patnitop in Jammu and Kashmir's Udhampur district on Tuesday, officials said.
"Today, during a training sortie in Patnitop area, Indian Army's Cheetah helicopter crash-landed in Shiv Garh Dhar area in the district," a Jammu-based defence spokesman said.
He said that two pilots -- Major Rohit Kumar and Majo


Tuesday, September 21, 2021No fresh contact establish with militants, searches continues in Uri sector

Baramulla, Sep 21: No fresh contact has been established with militants and a massive search operation continued for the third consecutive day on Tuesday in the woods along Line of Control (LoC) in this north Kashmir district.
Mobile internet service also remained suspended in Uri, where alert security forces foiled an infiltration bid by militants from Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (POK) on Sunday.


Tuesday, September 21, 2021Afghanistan situation, threat of terrorism to figure in bilateral between PM Modi, US President Biden

Washington, Sep 21: Ahead of US President Joe Biden’s bilateral meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday, the US said it will give the two leaders an opportunity to talk about the threat of terrorism and the situation in Afghanistan, as well as help reinforce and give momentum to the Quad discussion.

“In the bilateral with Prime Minister Modi, the two leaders will have the opportuni


Monday, September 20, 2021Kunwarani Ritu Singh signs vital MOU with Raja Rani Travels Pvt. Ltd.

Jammu: In another first Kunwarani Ritu Singh, founding Chairperson of FICCI FLO Jammu Kashmir & Ladakh, signed a vital MOU with Raja Rani Travels Pvt. Ltd., a company based in Mumbai pioneering in tourism in India especially in Jammu & Kashmir.
FICCI FLO Jammu Kashmir and Ladakh will act as the “Principle Strategic Partners” for synergy projects by RRTPL and their sister concern M/s Globe Hoppe


Sunday, September 19, 2021With 278% increase, PDD J&K now among top 3 in the country in growth in digital transactions

DISCOMS to move to full paperless billing

Principal Secretary Kansal reviews IT & Communication Services of PDD
SRINAGAR, SEPTEMBER 19: Digital transactions in J&K PDD recorded an increase of 278.77%in the first quarter of the present year over the corresponding period last year. A total of 3.08 lakh digital transactions were recorded in July 2021 alone and a sum of Rs. 35.04 crores was collected via digital mode by the DISCOMS from the


Sunday, September 19, 2021Infiltration bid foiled by alert troops in Uri sector

Srinagar, Sep 19: Alert troops on Sunday foiled a major infiltration bid in Uri sector in north Kashmir district of Baramulla, official sources said.

They said troops guarding Line of Control (LoC) noticed a group of militants entering into this side from POK at Angoori post in Uri sector in the wee hours under the cover of darkness.

However, when challenged infiltrators opened fire, they s


Sunday, September 19, 2021Militants escapes after firing shots

Srinagar: Militants managed to give slip to security forces at Baghwanpora area of Noorbagh in Srinagar on Saturday after firing a few shots at the police party.
A police official said that acting on specific inputs about the presence of militants in Baghwanpora area of Noorbagh, Srinagar, an area under the jurisdiction of police station Safa Kadal, a police party laid a siege in the area. “When