Government forces on Monday launched a cordon-and-search operation in Awantipora area of Pulwama district in south Kashmir. Sources said that the operation was launched in the area around 6pm in Beighpora area of Awantipora.
Top security officials in Kashmir today appealed the youth who have joined militancy to shun the path of violence, assuring them that a surrender will ensure a safe passage and full support for rehabilitation. The appeals were made by Inspector General of Police (IGP) Kashmir Zone Munir Khan, General Officer Commanding (GOC) Victor Force Major […]
Union Home Minister, Rajnath Singh today reached Jammu from Rajouri, on the third leg of his four day visit to Jammu & Kashmir. He was accompanied by Minister of State for the Development of North Eastern Region, Prime Minister’s Office and Department of Space, Dr Jitendra Singh and Deputy Chief Minister, Dr Nirmal Singh. Union […]
To ensure that the Srinagar bound Hajj flights arrive early in the day, the Air India (AI) has redrawn its flight schedule from today. This follows the intervention of the Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti in the matter and the strong note she took over the delay caused in the landing of first Hajj flight at […]
Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad tonight said the PDP-BJP government in Jammu and Kashmir and the NDA-led Centre had taken the state back to 1990s when the law and order situation was at its worst. “Since the BJP came to power in New Delhi and formed the coalition government with PDP in J&K, the […]
Amid massive pro-freedom and anti-India slogans, people in thousands turned up for the funeral prayers of two Hizb-ul-Mujahideen militants who were in a gunfight with forces in Kulgam district in southern part of Kashmir on Monday. Local residents said that five rounds of funeral prayers were held for Dawood Illahi Khan in Havoora village while […]