Asserting that stone pelting incidents have gone down significantly in Kashmir, Director General of Police S P Vaid on Friday lauded people for their help in restoring peace in the valley. “The stone pelting incidents have gone down. I don’t have figure with me right now… but now even a week passes by without any […]
Taking cognizance of the problems flagged by concerned candidates due to non-availability of a NEET (PG) examination centre at Srinagar, Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti has pleaded with Centre for establishment of an examination centre for the coming examination. In her communication to union Health & Family Welfare Minister, J P Nadda, the Chief Minister has […]
History Behind The Jamia Masjid In Srinagar
The continuous dry spell in the Valley is expected to end next week as Metrological department has predicted light rains between November 14 and 15. “We are expecting a spell of light rain between November 14 and 15,” Director Meteorological department, Sonam Lotus, told The likely rainfall would end the long dry spell in the […]
Chief of Army Staff General Bipin Rawat on Friday claimed that there is no shortage of arms in the Indian Army. “The Army has no shortage of arms. We have to keep modernizing weapons, arms as the technology is upgrading, and we are trying to bring in new and modernised technique ones in our Army,” […]
Jammu and Kashmir interlocutor Dineshwar Sharma, who wound up his maiden visit to the Valley on Thursday said that he is satisfied with the outcome and will meet the leaders of the separatist All Parties Hurriyat Conference on his next visit in the last week of November. During his four-day visit to Kashmir, the Centre’s newly-appointed special […]
An official said that as soon as forces cordoned off Banger Mohalla, locals hit the streets and pelted the forces with stones. “The forces responded by firing several tear smoke shells, triggering clashes,” he said. Clashes erupted on Friday after government forces cordoned off Banger Mohalla locality in Hajin area of Bandipora district of north […]
Security forces launched a massive search operation in north Kashmir district of Bandipora on Friday, official sources said. They said on a tip-off about the presence of militants, Rashtriya Rifles (RR) and Special Operation Group (SOG) of Jammu and Kashmir police and CRPF launched a joint search operation in some areas in Hajin of Bandipora.