Union Special Representative for J&K meets Governor

Union Special Representative for J&K meets Governor

SRINAGAR: Dineshwar Sharma, Union Special Representative for Dialogue in J&K, called on Governor Satya Pal Malik at the Raj Bhavan here today. He extended his greetings to Sh. Malik on his appointment as Governor of J&K. Sharma apprised Governor about his gathered opinion in course of meeting a varied cross section of society after his […]

Northern Army Commander meets Governor

Northern Army Commander meets Governor

SRINAGAR:  Lt. Gen. Ranbir Singh, Army Commander, Northern Command accompanied by Lt. Gen. A.K. Bhatt, GoC 15 Corps, met Governor Satya Pal Malik at the Raj Bhavan here today and extended greetings to Sh. Malik on his appointment as Governor of J&K. Lt. Gen. Singh who has undertaken extensive tour to review operational preparedness of troops along the […]

Anantnag Encounter: 2 militants killed, including top HM Commander

Anantnag Encounter: 2 militants killed, including top HM Commander

Srinagar: Police and Security Forces jointly launched search operation today at Muniward area of Khanabal in District Anantnag in the early morning hours. During the searches, militants fired on the search party, which was retaliated leading to an encounter. In the ensuing encounter two militants were killed. The killed militants were identified as Altaf Ahmad […]

Four cops killed in Shopian

Four cops killed in Shopian

Srinagar: Militants in the afternoon hours today fired indiscriminately upon a police party at Arhama in district Shopian. In this incident four cops sustained gunshot wounds and were evacuated to nearby hospital for medical attention. However, all the four injured policemen succumbed to their injuries, police said. The killed policemen were identified as Constable Ishfaq […]

Militant modules busted by police, 9 arrested

Militant modules busted by police, 9 arrested

Srinagar: On specific inputs, Awantipora police along with security forces busted three militant modules operating in the area and made several arrests in this regard, Police said. The joint team arrested five members of the module who were identified as Rizwan Ahmad Pandit, head of the module, son of Assad-ul-laha Pandit resident of Awantipora, Shahid Manzoor […]

Youth tries to molest girl, arrested in Budgam

Youth tries to molest girl, arrested in Budgam

Budgam: Police Post Pakherpora today received information that a youth identified as Nazim Ahmad Dar son of Manzoor Ahmad Dar resident of Pakherpora injured a girl while attempting to molest her, police said. On receiving this information, a police team reached the spot and shifted the victim girl to nearby hospital for treatment where from […]

Hajj-2018: 960 pilgrims return on first day of arrival

Hajj-2018: 960 pilgrims return on first day of arrival

BUDGAM: Nine Hundred and Sixty Hajis today returned in five flights on the first day of Hajj arrivals at the Srinagar airport today. Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Baseer Ahmad Khan, IGP Kashmir SP Pani, IGP Traffic Basant Rath and Deputy Commissioner Budgam Dr Syed Sehrish Asgar received the first 310 Hajis who arrived in the first two […]

JK’s gifted sportspersons need encouragement, professional grooming: Chief Secretary

JK’s gifted sportspersons need encouragement, professional grooming: Chief Secretary

LEH:  Hailing the organizers for conducting first-ever Ladakh School Olympics in this picturesque mountainous district, Chief Secretary BVR Subrahmanyam today said that sports not only help improve physical health but inculcate self-discipline, team spirit and camaraderie. “Ladakh School Olympics-2018 is the best thing that has happened to Leh in a very long time,” Chief Secretary said […]

Advisor Ganai holds public outreach program at Jammu

Advisor Ganai holds public outreach program at Jammu

JAMMU: Several deputations and individuals from all walks of life called on Advisor to Governor, Khurshid Ahmed Ganai and brought the issues of their respective areas into his notice on the second day of his weekly public outreach program, here today at Convention Centre. A deputation of All Jammu Hotels & Lodges Association called on […]