US asks Pakistan to expel Taliban leaders after Kabul attack

  Washington, Jan 23: The US has asked Islamabad to immediately arrest or expel Taliban leaders who are carrying out terror activities across the border in Afghanistan and prevent them from using Pakistani territory to support its operations. A White House statement on this regard came days after the Taliban claimed responsibility for a major […]

JKMSCL vs State Hospitals: GMC constitutes Board to probe use of expired vaccines in LD Hospital

  Srinagar, Jan 23: Principal Government Medical College Srinagar has constituted a Board to ascertain the facts about the use of expired vaccines at Lal Ded Hospital Srinagar. Recently, it had come to fore that expired vaccines ‘Menadione Sodium Bisulphate’ manufactured by Indore based pharmaceutical company ‘Modern Laborites’ were administered to neonates at Lal Ded […]

Army soldiers went on rampage in Pulwama hamlet

  Pulwama, Jan 23: A day after suspected militants targeted a police post in Lasipora area of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district; the army soldiers according to locals appeared in village and unleashed a reign of terror there. They according to locals didn’t spare the local headman and preacher. Auqaf President Lasipora, Ghazi Abdul Aziz told […]

Unani medicos prescribe English medicines to patients in north Kashmir

Director Health assures action, directs CMO Kupwara to submit report in 3 days Srinagar, Jan 23: The quacks are at large in north Kashmir’s frontier district Kupwara, taking poor patients for a ride amid the slumber of the state health department. According to reports, various persons in Hadwara and Kupwara with degrees in Ayurvedic and […]

Unemployed tourism degree holder’s stage protest

  Srinagar, Jan 23: Unemployed tourism degree holder’s Tuesday protested here to press for their demand for framing a Rehbar-e-Sayahat policy for them. The protesters assembled under the banner of the All JK Unemployed Tourism Professionals Association (AJUTPA) in Partap Park and shouted slogans in favour of their demands. The protesters said they are almost […]

Police arrest two drug peddlers in Srinagar

  Srinagar, Jan 23: Police have arrested two notorious drug peddlers and recovered contraband substances from their possession. A police party of Police Station Soura headed by SHO Soura Ayaz Geelani under the supervision of SDPO Hazratbal Rameez Rasheed Bhat apprehended two notorious drug peddlers identified as Aarif Ahmad Mir resident of Umer Colony Lalbazar […]

Traffic police suspends 37 licenses across Kashmir for using cell phone during driving

  Srinagar, Jan 23: Jammu and Kashmir Traffic police on Tuesday suspended licenses of 37 drivers across Kashmir who were found using cell phones during driving. An official handout from traffic police department said that drivers whose licenses were suspended-included 19 from Srinagar, five from Budgam, three from Pulwama and Baramulla, two from Bandipora and […]

Elderly couple among three killed in Anantnag road accident

  Srinagar, Jan 23: Three passengers were killed in a road mishap on Tuesday in Kapran Verinag area of south Kashmir’s Anantnag district. A police official said that three persons were killed when their car skidded off the road and plunged into a gorge in Hangipora Kapran area. Meanwhile, J&K Pradesh Congress Committee (JKPCC) President […]