Delay in Assembly polls will be biggest admission of Modi’s disastrous handling of J&K, alleges Omar

Delay in Assembly polls will be biggest admission of Modi’s disastrous handling of J&K, alleges Omar

Srinagar: Upping the ante at the Prime Minister, National Conference (NC) Vice President Omar Abdullah said if Jammu and Kashmir Assembly elections were not held within the stipulated six months period, it will be ‘the biggest admission of Narendra Modi and his government’s disastrous handling of the state’. “PM Modi’s inability, should that be the […]

Life comes to grinding halt as JRL strike evokes total response in Kashmir

Life comes to grinding halt as JRL strike evokes total response in Kashmir

Srinagar: Normal life came to a grinding halt as the strike call given by Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) evoked a total response on Saturday. The government blockaded mobile internet services but unlike in the past, mobile phone services remained operational. All shops and other commercial establishments are shut across Kashmir. Roads are wearing a deserted look […]

India, Pak armies exchange fresh fire along LoC in Poonch 

India, Pak armies exchange fresh fire along LoC in Poonch 

Poonch: India and Pakistan armies traded fresh fire along the Line of Control in Jammu division’s Poonch district on Saturday, marking the Republic Day of India. Official sources said Pakistan army targeted Indian posts at Mendhar area in Poonch while Indian army retaliated in “equal proposition.” SDPO Mendhar Neeraj Padyar told GNS that shelling started this […]

Kashmiris paid heavy price in Indo-Pak conflict; hope rest of the nation understands it: Mehbooba

Kashmiris paid heavy price in Indo-Pak conflict; hope rest of the nation understands it: Mehbooba

Srinagar: Asserting that Kashmiris have paid a heavy price with their lives in the confrontation between India and Pakistan, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) president Mehbooba Mufti hoped that the rest of the nation tries to understand the dilemma that torments every Kashmiri. “In this confrontation between the two neighbours, Kashmiris have paid a heavy price […]

Two militants killed in Srinagar encounter

Two militants killed in Srinagar encounter

Srinagar:  Two militants were killed in a fierce encounter which ensued on Saturday morning during a Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) in the outskirts of Srinagar. Based on a credible input about the presence of militants in Khonmoh area of District Srinagar, a CASO was launched today morning jointly by Police and security forces in […]

Divisional Commissioner hosts ‘At Home’ at SKICC

Divisional Commissioner hosts ‘At Home’ at SKICC

SRINAGAR: On the occasion of 70th Republic-Day celebrations, the Divisional Commissioner, Kashmir, Baseer Ahmad Khan, hosted ‘At Home’ at Shere-e-Kashmir International Convention, Centre (SKICC) here. Advisor to Governor, Khurshid Ahmad Ganai, IGP, Kashmir, S.P. Pani, Mayor, Srinagar Municipal Corporation , Junaid Azim Mattoo, Deputy Commissioner, Srinagar, Dr Syed Abid Rashid Shah, Chief Engineer, R&B, SSP […]