Two militants killed in south Kashmir

Two militants killed in south Kashmir

Srinagar, Nov 18: Two militants of Al-Badr outfit were killed by security forces in an encounter which ensued during a Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) on Sunday in south Kashmir district of Shopian, a police spokesman said. On a credible information about the presence of militants in village Reeban, Zainpora in south Kashmir district of […]

CRPF trooper killed in Pulwama militant attack

Qayoom Khan Srinagar, Nov 18: A paramilitary trooper was killed after militants attacked CRPF camp near Railway station Kakpora in South Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Sunday evening. Reports said 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 […]

Taking Kashmir issue to UN was mistake: Natwar Singh

Taking Kashmir issue to UN was mistake: Natwar Singh

New Delhi, Nov 18: India-Pakistan relations are “chronically accident-prone”, says former External Affairs Minister K. Natwar Singh, who feels that the future lies in the past as the two countries carry too much baggage. He says Pakistan’s one-point programme is Kashmir but there is “Kashmir fatigue” in the world. Singh, 87, also says that India […]

Dr Farooq calls for united front against communal forces

Dr Farooq calls for united front against communal forces

Lucknow, Nov 18: 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. Abdullah while addressing various public meets at Lucknow, UP said that the communal forces are […]

BJP leader’s killing: NIA likely to take over case

BJP leader’s killing: NIA likely to take over case

Jammu, Nov 18: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) is likely to take over investigation into the killing of senior BJP leader Anil Parihar and his brother Ajeet Parihar by suspected militants in Kishtwar district of Jammu and Kashmir earlier this month, officials said Sunday. A team of NIA experts visited Kishtwar town, 230 kms from […]

Bandipora woman arrested for luring youths into militancy through Facebook

Srinagar, Nov 18: In a first-of-its-kind case , a woman has been arrested by security agencies in Kashmir for allegedly luring youths through Facebook into militancy, especially the Jaish-e-Mohammed, officials said Sunday. Identified as Shazia from Naidkhai in the Sumbal area of Bandipora in north Kashmir, she was picked up after intelligence agencies zeroed on […]

Killing of Shopian students grossest bestiality: Mehbooba

Killing of Shopian students grossest bestiality: Mehbooba

Srinagar, Nov 18: Former Chief Minister and President Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Mehbooba Mufti on Sunday termed the killings of civilian youth in Shopian barbaric and bestial, stating that the people of the state in unison must save youngsters from such catastrophe. Huzaif Kuttay, a 19-year-old resident of Kulgam was abducted and his body was […]

IGP Kashmir reviews security situation in Shopian

IGP Kashmir reviews security situation in Shopian

Srinagar, Nov 18: IGP Kashmir S.P. Pani-IPS accompanied by DIG South Kashmir Range Amit Kumar-IPS Sunday visited Southern Kashmir’s District Shopian and held a detailed security review meeting with the officers of the district. SSP Shopian Sandeep Choudhry (IPS) received IGP Kashmir and DIG SKR. IGP Kashmir chaired the meeting of officers wherein he took […]

Kathua rape and murder

Kathua rape and murder

SC dismisses plea alleging torture of Talib Hussain in police custody New Delhi, Nov 18: The Supreme Court has dismissed a plea claiming that a key witness in the Kathua gang rape-and-murder case was allegedly tortured in custody by the Jammu and Kashmir Police in connection with a separate rape case. A bench comprising justices […]

Grenade attack on religious congregation in Amritsar, 3 dead

Grenade attack on religious congregation in Amritsar, 3 dead

Amritsar, Nov 18: Three persons were killed and at least 10 injured in a grenade attack on a prayer hall brimming with around 200 devotees on the outskirts of Amritsar in the northern Indian state of Punjab on Sunday The blast occurred during a religious gathering of the Nirankari sect at Nirankari Bhavan in Adliwal […]

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