Drug Peddler arrested in Bandipora, 70 kilograms of Charas seized: Police

Drug Peddler arrested in Bandipora, 70 kilograms of Charas seized: Police

February: Police on Tuesday arrested drug peddler following action against those involved in drug peddling in Bandipora. Police officials said that the person was arrested for drug related offences and has been taken to Police Station Hajin where he remains in custody. The accused was identified as Ishtiyaq Sadiq Parray son of Late Mohammad Sadiq […]

JK bags ‘Saubhagya Excellence Award’ for 100% electrification, Governor congratulates PDD

JK bags ‘Saubhagya Excellence Award’ for 100% electrification, Governor congratulates PDD

JAMMU: The Jammu and Kashmir state today bagged ‘Saubhagya Excellence Award’ for being the first State in the country to achieve 100% household electrification under ‘Saubhagya’ scheme. The award for achieving cent percent household electrification was   presented by Union Minister of Power, New and Renewable Energy, R. K. Singh to K. K. Sharma, Advisor to […]

DC Srinagar reviews issues related to LPG, fuel supply in view of highway closure

DC Srinagar reviews issues related to LPG, fuel supply in view of highway closure

SRINAGAR: Deputy Commissioner Srinagar, Dr Shahid Iqbal Choudhary, Tuesday convened a meeting to explore means to fast-track transportation of LPG, Diesel, Petrol and other petroleum products in view of frequent disruptions on the National Highway. ADC K K Sidha, Dy Director FCS&CA Peerzada Zahoor Ahmed, heads of HPCL, BPCL, IOCL and distributor heads attended the […]

Pak will raise ‘India’s violation’ with UN, OIC

Pak will raise ‘India’s violation’ with UN, OIC

Islamabad: Pakistan will raise the issue of India’s “violation” of the Line of Control (LoC) at the United Nations and other international forums, Pakistan media reported Tuesday, quoting sources. The decision was taken at a high-level meeting chaired by Prime Minister Imran Khan and attended by the top civil and military leadership, including Army chief […]

Indo-Pak tensions: UK calls for ‘diplomatic solution’, China asks for ‘restrain’

Indo-Pak tensions: UK calls for ‘diplomatic solution’, China asks for ‘restrain’

London/Beijing: The British government has called on India and Pakistan to pursue diplomatic solutions in the wake of the Pulwama attack in Jammu and Kashmir. UK Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt held telephonic conversations with External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Monday, the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) […]

JRL calls for two day strike on 27, 28 against NIA raids, arrests and attempts to tinker with 35A

JRL calls for two day strike on 27, 28 against NIA raids, arrests and attempts to tinker with 35A

Srinagar:  Joint resistance leadership (JRL) comprising of Syed Ali Shah Geelani, Mirwaiz Muhammad Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik have called for a two day complete protest strike on 27, 28 against NIA raids, wide spreads arrests and attempts to tinker with 35A. “Wide spread raids of NIA against almost whole resistance leadership, extensive spree […]

Will respond to Indian aggression at time and place of our choosing: Pakistan

Will respond to Indian aggression at time and place of our choosing: Pakistan

Srinagar: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Tuesday convened a special meeting of the National Security Committee (NSC) to review the emerging situation in the wake of the Indian Air Force’s (IAF) violation of the Line of Control, Dawn reported. The committee, according to a statement issued after the meeting, “strongly rejected Indian claim of […]

5-star Balakot camp was sitting duck target for IAF, 350 militants killed while sleeping: Sources

5-star Balakot camp was sitting duck target for IAF, 350 militants killed while sleeping: Sources

New Delhi: Hundreds of Fidayeen and their trainers were shifted from Pakistan Occupied Kashmir to a five-star, resort style camp in a hilltop forest in Balakot after the Pulwama attack, providing Indian forces with “a sitting duck target” when they carried out an air strike early Tuesday, killing up to 350 militants, PTI reported quoting […]

Pakistani villagers say one person wounded in Indian air strike: Reports

Pakistani villagers say one person wounded in Indian air strike: Reports

Srinagar: Pakistani villagers in the area where Indian jets struck what officials in New Delhi said was a militant training camp said they heard four loud bangs in the early hours of Tuesday but reported only one person wounded by bomb shards, International News gathering agency Reuters reported. “We saw trees fallen down and one house […]

India, Pakistan armies exchange heavy gunfire along LoC in J&K’s Rajouri

Jammu: The armies of India and Pakistan on Tuesday exchanged heavy gunfire for the fourth consecutive day along the LoC in Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri district. Reports said that Pakistan army violated the ceasefire prompting a befitting response from the Indian forces. Officials said the Pakistan army resorted to small arms firing along the LoC […]