Governor reviews Security situation

Governor reviews Security situation

  Srinagar, Feb 26: In the context of recent developments and certain reports received by him, Governor N.N. Vohra spent almost the whole day Monday in meeting senior echelons in the Security apparatus. Governor received an extensive briefing from Lt Gen A.K. Bhat, GoC 15 Corps, about the situation along the entire LoC and activities […]

Killing of cops: Forces seize private vehicle, arrests its owner

Killing of cops: Forces seize private vehicle, arrests its owner

  Srinagar, Feb 26: A day after the killing of a cop inside the premises of Charar-e-Sharif Shrine in Central Kashmir’s Budgam district, a special police team have arrested the man whose private vehicle was allegedly used by suspected militants to carry out the attack. A cop Kultar Singh of Samba district was killed when […]

MHA to reimburse compensation paid by J&K Govt to border victims

MHA to reimburse compensation paid by J&K Govt to border victims

  New Delhi, Feb 26: Union Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA ) will reimburse all the funds spent by the Jammu & Kashmir State Government to pay compensation for damages and losses to the victims of cross-border firing. Disclosing this here Monday, Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Development of North […]

Modi government invites Pakistan for key WTO talks in Delhi

Modi government invites Pakistan for key WTO talks in Delhi

  New Delhi, Feb 26: In a sign of melting of ice between India and Pakistan, and in indications that New Delhi may have toned down on its measures to isolate Pakistan on the issue of militancy, India is learnt to have extended an invitation to Islamabad to attend the informal World Trade Organisation (WTO) […]

Mehbooba directs fast-pacing recruitments, devising annual calendar

Mehbooba directs fast-pacing recruitments, devising annual calendar

  Jammu, Feb 26: Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti has impressed upon the recruiting agencies like Public Service Commission (PSC) and Subordinate Services Recruitment Board (SSRB) to speed up recruitment process in the State even as she asked the Departments to update the vacancy positions and clear the backlog of class IV recruitments. Chairing a review […]

Schools reopen after winter break

Schools reopen after winter break

  Srinagar, Feb 26: All the High and Higher Secondary Schools of the Valley opened Monday after remaining closed for winter vacations and the first day as per the instructions of Director School Education Kashmir (DSEK) Dr G.N. Itoo was observed as ‘Welcome Day’ for the students. Students were seen very happy while going to […]

Madhav’s advice to CM Mehbooba draws flak

Madhav’s advice to CM Mehbooba draws flak

  Afaq Bhat Srinagar, Feb 25: National General Secretary of Bharatiya Janata Party, Ram Madhav, has made it clear that Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister has no role to play in talks between India and Pakistan. In an interview to The Indian Express, Madhav said: “Talking or not talking to Pakistan is not for the […]

India-Pak govts should find way to end bloodshed in JK: Dr Farooq

India-Pak govts should find way to end bloodshed in JK: Dr Farooq

  Jammu, Feb 25: Skirmishes between Indian and Pakistani forces were only adding to people’s sufferings and governments of both the countries should find a way to restore peace at the borders, National Conference chief Farooq Abdullah said Sunday. “Unless they (India and Pakistan) find a way out, away from this (border skirmishes), people on […]

Militants kill 2 cops in attacks on police posts

Militants kill 2 cops in attacks on police posts

  Srinagar, Feb 25: Two policemen were shot dead by militants on Sunday in two separate attacks on police posts, one near the revered Chrar-e-Shareef shrine and another outside the residence of a Hurriyat leader, in the Kashmir Valley, officials said. A group of militants fired upon a police post near the shrine of Sufi […]

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