Pulwama Update: Two arymen injured

Pulwama Update: Two arymen injured

Srinagar: Two armymen were injured after exchange of firing took place in Larve area of Kakapora in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Sunday evening. GNS news agency reported that two armymen were injured after militants and forces exchanged firing in Larve village. A senior police official told GNS that a ambush was laid by the joint […]

Militant hideout busted, arms, ammunition recovered in Shopian

Militant hideout busted, arms, ammunition recovered in Shopian

Srinagar: Security forces on Sunday busted a militant hideout and recovered large cache of arms and ammunition and other articles in south Kashmir district of Shopian, official sources said. They said on a tip off security forces conducted search operation in the woods at Yarwan, Shopian today. After long search in the forest area, security […]

CRPF trooper killed in Pulwama militant attack

CRPF trooper killed in Pulwama militant attack

Srinagar: A paramilitary trooper was killed after militants attacked CRPF camp near Railway station Kakpora in South Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Sunday evening. GNS news agency reported that the militants fired on CRPF camp resulting in injuries to one personal. The injured identified as Head constable Chandrika Prasad of 183 of D coy was rushed to […]

Post grenade attack in Amritsar, alert sounded on J&K-Punjab border

Post grenade attack in Amritsar, alert sounded on J&K-Punjab border

Jammu: Alert has been sounded on J&K-Punjab border after grenade attack in Amritsar. A senior police official said that though alert was already there after a group of men hijacked a taxi from a driver near Madhopur in Pathankot three days back but the security has further been intensified in the region. Four persons hired […]

KJA condemns threat calls to KR reporter

KJA condemns threat calls to KR reporter

Srinagar: Kashmir Journalists Association has come in support of journalist Raashid Hassan and condemned threats to his life being issued allegedly by an Rehbar-e-Taleem teacher following his story on appointment scam of Education department in south Kashmir’s Shopian district, a stement issued here said. Kashmir Journalist Association (KJA) believes that such acts are the outcome of […]

Woman arrested for allegedly luring youth into militancy though Facebook

Woman arrested for allegedly luring youth into militancy though Facebook

Srinagar: A woman was arrested by security forces in Kashmir valley for allegedly luring youth though social media, particularly Facebook, into militancy, sources said on Sunday. The arrest of the woman comes less than a week after security forces detained a 28-year-old woman, Aysia Jan, carrying 20 grenades in the city outskirts. Sources said that […]

DSEK invites application for free coaching for competitive exams, sets up helpline

DSEK invites application for free coaching for competitive exams, sets up helpline

SRINAGAR: Directorate of School Education Kashmir (DSEK) today announced free coaching for the competitive examinations like IIT-JEE, NEET, JKCET etc in all the districts of Kashmir Division. The students desirous of getting admission under this program have been asked to submit an online form at www.dsek.nic.in upto November 27. All those students who have qualified 10+2 or […]

Panchayat Polls Phase-VI: 1716 candidates in fray for 590 Sarpanch Halqas, 6689 for 4546 Panch wards

Panchayat Polls Phase-VI: 1716 candidates in fray for 590 Sarpanch Halqas, 6689 for 4546 Panch wards

SRINAGAR: For the Phase-VI of Panchayat Polls, 1716 candidates are in the fray for 590 Sarpanch Halqas and 6689 candidates for 4546 Panch wards across the State after scrutiny of nominations. Voting and counting for Phase-VI of Panchayat Polls-2018 is scheduled be held on 1 December 2018. According to the Chief Electoral Officer, J&K, Shaleen Kabra, […]

Dr. Farooq calls for a united front against communal forces

Dr. Farooq calls for a united front against communal forces

Lucknow: National Conference President Dr. Farooq Abdullah on Sunday urged all the secular forces of India to put up a strong and joint front against the communal forces that are hell-bent to tarnish the secular countenance of India. According to a statement, Dr Farooq while addressing various public meets at Lucknow, UP said that the […]

Two Al Badr militants killed in Shopian gunfight

Two Al Badr militants killed in Shopian gunfight

Srinagar: Police on Sunday claimed to have killed two Al Badr militants in a gunfight in south Kashmir’s Shopian district. “Based on a credible input about the presence of militants, a cordon and search operation was launched by Police and security forces at the strike of dawn today in Rebban area of Zainapora in Shopian […]