Forces take over SK Stadium for R-Day celebrations

Forces take over SK Stadium for R-Day celebrations

Surveillance intensified around surrounding areas Srinagar, Jan 21: Ahead of Republic Day, security forces have taken over the Shar-e-Kashmir Cricket Stadium, where main January 26 celebration would be held in Kashmir with police seeking details about people staying in hotels and guest houses in its surrounding areas. For the first time, the main January 26 […]

Youth must take maximum benefits from CM’s Amnesty Scheme: DGP

Youth must take maximum benefits from CM’s Amnesty Scheme: DGP

  Srinagar, Jan 21: The Director General of Police on Sunday asked youth in Valley to avail maximum benefits from the Amnesty Scheme issued by the Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti last year, stating that those involved in stone pelting should now concentrate on building their careers. According to reports, the State police Chief S.P Vaid […]

Restrictions imposed in Srinagar parts

Restrictions imposed in Srinagar parts

  Srinagar, Jan 21: Curfew-like restrictions were imposed in the downtown, Shehar-e-Khas (SeK) and areas falling under two police stations in the civil lines and old city since early Sunday morning following strike called by separatists. The historic Jamia Masjid was again closed for devotees and large number of security forces and state police personnel […]

Sharma meets Vohra

Sharma meets Vohra

  New Delhi, Jan 21: Union Special Representative for J&K, Dineshwar Sharma met Governor N.N. Vohra here Sunday and held extensive discussions in regard to several important issues relating to the restoration of peace and normalcy in J&K. Sharma is leaving for Kashmir Monday.

Crores go down the drain

Despite Jammu and Kashmir government spending crores to save the Dal Lake the concerned departments have failed to restore pristine glory of the lake. According to the media reports the state government has spent Rs 600 crore on the conservation and management projects since 2005. Despite that the condition of the famed Dal Lake has […]

Stop bloodshed on borders: Mehbooba urges Indo-PaK

Stop bloodshed on borders: Mehbooba urges Indo-PaK

Srinagar, Jan 21: Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Sunday appealed India and Pakistan not to turn Kashmir  into the battleground and stop the bloodshed at the borders. Mehbooba while speaking at a police function in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district said, ” I want to appeal the Prime Minister and Pakistan to not to turn Jammu […]

Border Firing: 3 soldiers among 11 killed in 2-days

Border Firing: 3 soldiers among 11 killed in 2-days

Srinagar, Jan 21:  Eleven persons, including three soldiers were killed as India and Pakistan blamed each other for escalated violence along the LoC and the International Border in Jammu and Kashmir in the past two days. One soldier and four civilians were killed on Saturday in Pakistani shelling and firing along the Line of Control […]

3 killed as India, Pak armies trade heavy fire along LoC

3 killed as India, Pak armies trade heavy fire along LoC

  Jammu, Jan 19: A BSF jawan, injured in Pakistani firing on Friday, succumbed thus taking the number of dead to three, while 14 others, including two BSF personnel, were injured as Pakistan heavily shelled forward Border Ouposts and villages along International Border in Jammu, Samba and Kathua districts. One BSF jawan deployed at Chelariayn […]

India condemns ‘ceasefire violations’ by Pak

India condemns ‘ceasefire violations’ by Pak

  New Delhi, Jan 19: India on Friday strongly condemned the “violation by Pakistan of the ceasefire” along the international border in Jammu and Kashmir. “We strongly condemn the continued and unprecedented ceasefire violation by Pakistan, which has caused loss of lives and property,” External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said in a media briefing […]