Forces will not allow situation deteriorate: DGP

Forces will not allow situation deteriorate: DGP

  Kupwara, Mar 22: Jammu and Kashmir Police Chief SP Vaid on Thursday said that summer in Kashmir this year will be ‘good’. Responding to a question on how he sees situation amid higher possibilities of infiltration along LoC lesser amount of snowfall in the hinterland, the Director General of Police said: “Our forces are […]

Five ‘LeT’ militants buried

  Srinagar, Mar 22: Five militants who were killed in Kupwara have been buried at Chowkibal in the north Kashmir district during mid-night. Official sources said that police took the assistance of local Auqaf committee and buried the militants at Rangwar area o Chowkibal. A police officer also confirmed the burial of all the five […]

Operation in Kupwara was very difficult: IGP

Operation in Kupwara was very difficult: IGP

  Srinagar, Mar 22: Asserting that the operation conducted in the woods of frontier Kashmir district of Kupwara was very difficult due to dense forest, Inspector General of Police (IGP), Kashmir S P Pani said all the five militants killed in the encounter were foreigners. Pani further said that preliminary investigation revel that the militants […]

Sense of despondency must be replaced with hope, peace: Omar

  Beerwah, Mar 22: National Conference Working President Omar Abdullah on Thursday said the overwhelming sense of despondency in J&K must be replaced with hope and sustained peace to usher the State out of the current political vacuum and morass it has been left in by the powers that be. Addressing a workers’ convention of […]

Handle JK youth issue diligently, says Parl Panel

  New Delhi, Mar 22: While noting that instances of involvement of youths in violence is dangerous proposition. A parliamentary committee has suggested that the Government should deal with the issues of youths in Jammu and Kashmir diligently The 28th report of the Committee of Estimates on ‘Central armed police forces and internal security challenges- […]

Kupwara encounter ends

Srinagar, Mar 22: The government forces on Thursday called off the two-day long operation at Check Fatehkhan forest area of Halmatpora in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district. Five militants and as many government force personnel, three of them army soldiers and two Special Operation Group (SOG) personnel, were killed during the operation which started in woods […]

700 troopers committed suicide in last six years: MHA

700 troopers committed suicide in last six years: MHA

  New Delhi, Mar 22: Nearly 700 personnel of the Central Armed Police Forces committed suicide in the last six years, more than those killed in action, the Union Home Ministry has told a parliamentary panel. The reasons include “lack of stability, loneliness and domestic strife”, senior officials of the ministry, led by the Union […]

China sells Pakistan sensitive missile technology

China sells Pakistan sensitive missile technology

  Beijing, Mar 22: China has sold a highly-sensitive tracking system to Pakistan, which could boost Islamabad’s ability to develop multi-war heads. According to the South China Morning Post, an influential Chinese think tank says that China is the first country to have given such sensitive equipment to Pakistan. China is the biggest arms supplier […]