‘Veerappan: Chasing the Brigand’: Advisor Kumar talks about his book at Delhi event, shares experiences

‘Veerappan: Chasing the Brigand’: Advisor Kumar talks about his book at Delhi event, shares experiences

NEW DELHI: Advisor to Governor, K Vijay Kumar who has authored the book Veerappan: Chasing the Brigand, shared his personal experiences while heading the Special Task Force in Tamil Nadu which led to ‘Operation Cocoon’ eliminating sandalwood smuggler Veerappan in 2004. The Advisor participated in an event held in national capital today in which he […]

Advisor Ganai meets public deputations in Srinagar

Advisor Ganai meets public deputations in Srinagar

SRINAGAR: Advisor to the Governor, Khurshid Ahmed Ganai, Sunday convened public outreach programme here under the aegis of Governor’s Grievance Cell where he met several public delegations and individuals who apprised him about their issues and demands. Over 45 delegations and individuals apprised the Advisor about their pressing demands and sought prompt intervention from the […]

Video Link between courts and Jails; HC organizes training program for Judicial Officers

Video Link between courts and Jails; HC organizes training program for Judicial Officers

SRINAGAR: J&K High Court is soon going to introduce video conferencing under e-governance program to connect Courts with Jails for criminal proceedings especially judicial remands. With an aim to sensitize different stakeholders on the subject, State Judicial Academy organised a day-long training program at District Court Complex Srinagar in which Judicial Officers of District Srinagar, […]

Kartarpur corridor opening a welcome step: Dr Farooq

Kartarpur corridor opening a welcome step: Dr Farooq

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir National Conference president Dr Farooq Abdullah on Sunday expressed happiness over the opening of Kartarpur corridor between India and Pakistan hoping that the Kartarpur spirit replicates itself in the state of Jammu and Kashmir. According to a statement issued here, Dr Farooq who represents the Srinagar parliamentary constituency said that the […]

Congress expresses dismay over loss of civilian, injuries to scores

Congress expresses dismay over loss of civilian, injuries to scores

Srinagar: The J&K Pradesh Congress Committee (JKPCC) has expressed dismay over the civilian casualties, besides injuries to scores in the backdrop of Shopian gunfight leading to the deterioration in the situation in South Kashmir and elsewhere in valley. The party also emphasized the Forces to exercise maximum restraint to avoid civilian casualties, while dealing with […]

All India JK Bank Officers’ Federation calls emergency meet on Nov 28

All India JK Bank Officers’ Federation calls emergency meet on Nov 28

Srinagar: In the wake of recent developments and decisions concerning the Jammu & Kashmir Bank, All India J&K Bank Officers’ Federation has called an emergency meeting at Srinagar on 28th November, 2018 (Wednesday) wherein all the constituent units of Federation across the country are participating to discuss the State Administrative Council (SAC) decision and decide […]

Six LeT, HM militants, Army trooper killed in Shopian encounter

Six LeT, HM militants, Army trooper killed in Shopian encounter

Srinagar: Six militants and a soldier were killed and another wounded in a fierce encounter which ensued during a Cordon and Search  Operation (CASO) in south Kashmir district of Shopian in the wee hours of  Sunday, reports said. Based on a credible input about the presence of militants in Batagund area of Kapran in District […]

One killed, many injured in Shopian clashes

One killed, many injured in Shopian clashes

Srinagar: A youth was killed and over 15 others were injured when security forces opened fire, fired pellets and burst teargas shells on Sunday to disperse demonstrators who were pelting stones and trying to disrupt the operation against militants in south Kashmir district of Shopian, where authorities suspended mobile internet service since early this morning. […]

Jaish militant killed in south Kashmir encounter

Jaish militant killed in south Kashmir encounter

Srinagar: A militant of Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) was killed in a brief encounter on Sunday in south Kashmir district of Pulwama, a police spokesman said here this  evening. On a credible input about the presence of militants, a swift search operation was launched jointly by Police and security forces at Bathien area of Khrew in Awantipora, […]

Panchayat ghar gutted in mysterious fire in central Kashmir     

Panchayat ghar gutted in mysterious fire in central Kashmir     

Srinagar: A panchayat ghar was gutted in a mysterious fire incident in the  central Kashmir district of Ganderbal late Saturday night, official sources   said here this morning. They said  fire broke out in a panchayat ghar at Waheedpora in Ganderbal. Fire tenders  were immediately rushed to the spot from different parts to control the  leaping flames. Security  forces and police also […]