Sarpanch shot dead in Anantnag

Sarpanch shot dead in Anantnag

  Omar, Bukhari, Cong condemn killing   Umaisar Gul Anantnag, June 8: Suspected militants on Monday shot dead a Congress Sarpanch in Lukbawan Larkipora area of Anantnag district, officials said. A senior police officer told KNO that militants fired at Ajay Pandita, a Sarpanch of Lokbowan Halqa, son of Warka Nath Koul, leaving him seriously […]

Kulgam tops list of active positive cases

Kulgam tops list of active positive cases

>Of 300 patients, 264 under treatment >32 recover, 4 die; 43 areas declared red zones   Umaisar Gull Ganie   Kulgam, June 1: Kulgam district in south Kashmir has topped the list of active cases of Novel Coronavirus in Jammu and Kashmir with officials informing that 264 active positive patients are currently undergoing treatment at […]

Windstorm: Minor among three killed in South Kashmir

Windstorm: Minor among three killed in South Kashmir

Umaisar Gull Srinagar, May 27: A minor girl and a woman were killed while another lady sustained injuries on Wednesday after a tree uprooted by strong winds fell on them in Keller area of South Kashmir’s Shopian district. Officials told KNO at around 05:00 PM, they received a call that in forest area of Shukroo […]

Cop shot dead in Kulgam

Cop shot dead in Kulgam

Kulgam, May 16: Suspected militants on Saturday shot dead a police man at Frisal, Yaripora in South Kashmir’s Kulgam District, officials said. The officials told KNO the head constable was performing duties at a naka point at Frisal area of Yaripora when militants first lobbed a grenade and then opened fired. “The injured HC was […]

Google to freeze hiring new staff over COVID-19

Google to freeze hiring new staff over COVID-19

Moscow, Apr 24 (Sputnik): US tech giant Google plans to freeze hiring new full-time and contract employees and slash its marketing budgets by as much as half for the second half of 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, CNBC broadcaster reported, citing company’s internal materials. “There are budget cuts and hiring freezes happening across marketing […]

Policeman shot dead in Anantnag

Policeman shot dead in Anantnag

Umaisar Gull Ganie Anantnag, Apr 19: Suspected militants on Sunday evening shot dead a policeman in Kokernag area of South Kashmir’s Anantnag district, KNO reported. A head constable, identified as Manzoor Ahmad Dar, son of Mohammad Akbar Dar of Hiller Bahai, was at home when gunmen opened fire on him, leaving him critically injured, the […]

 3 end lives in Jammu

 3 end lives in Jammu

Umaisar Gull Ganie Doda, Apr 13: At least three persons ended their lives in Jammu region by allegedly committing suicide at separate places in the region on Monday. According to KNO, a man allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself with a tree in Kalihand area of Doda district on Monday afternoon, police said. Official source […]

Shopkeeper injured after shot at by gunmen in Kulgam

Shopkeeper injured after shot at by gunmen in Kulgam

Srinagar: Unknown gunmen shot at a 24-year-old youth at Turigam area of Yaripora in South Kashmir’s Kulgam on Saturday evening, officials said. Confirming the incident, Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Kulgam, Gurinderpal Singh told wire service—Kashmir News Observer (KNO) that militants fired upon a person namely Waseem Ahmad Mir (24), son of Mohammad Amin Mir and […]

Anantnag Admin recommends sealing of alternate routes to Valley

Imposes section 144 across district in wake of deadly coronavirus

Anantnag Admin recommends sealing of alternate routes to Valley

Anantnag: The district administration Anantnag on Wednesday recommended sealing of the alternate routes to Valley from Jammu to ensure that no one visiting Kashmir will go unscreened. This comes a day after and in response to the news carried out by the wire service—Kashmir News Observer (KNO) titled ‘Hundreds enter Kashmir without screening as drivers […]