Two militants and an army soldier was killed in a gunfight while three civilians were injured in ensuing clashes in Qazigund area of south Kashmir’s Kulgam district on Monday. An official said that a soldier of Sikh Li wounded in the gunfight succumbed at a hospital. He said another soldier was injured in the firefight.
SRINAGAR, December 04: Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti has paid rich tributes to former Chief Minister, Sheikh Mohammad Abdullah on his 112th birth anniversary being observed on December 5. In her message, the Chief Minister described late Sheikh Abdullah as a visionary leader who would always be remembered for taking many revolutionary steps including introduction of land reforms […]
mobile internet has been suspended in twin district of Anantnag and Kulgam as a precautionary measure. Further details awaited.
Gunmen looted a bank at Noorpora area of Awantipora south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Monday, sources said. Witnesses told Kashmir Reader that the gunmen fired several rounds before fleeing with cash. Two to three masked gunmen barged into the J&K Bank branch at Noorpora and took away cash at gunpoint, eyewitness said. A police official […]
Gunfight broke out between militants and the government forces after the former attacked an army patrol in Bounigam area of Qazigund in south Kashmir’s Kulgam district on Monday. Reports said that militants after carrying out the attack on army patrol at Bounigam that left a soldier injured took shelter inside a building.
After closing at Rs. 74.55 yesterday, Jammu and Kashmir Bank opened at Rs. 75.10 today. As compared to yesterday’s opening price, today’s opening price was observed to have increased 0.3 points. Also, the prices went as high as Rs. 75.50 and fell as low as Rs. 74.10 the previous day. As of Dec 04, 10:03 […]
Continuing with her public outreach programme, Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti is holding a day long public grievance camp in central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district on Monday. Reports said that the Chief Minister convened a grievance redressal camp at the conference hall in mini secretariat Ganderbal and listened to scores of deputations and hundreds of people who […]
SRINAGAR : At minus 3.7 degrees Celsius on Monday Srinagar witnessed the coldest night of the season so far as Leh recorded the coldest temperature in Jammu and Kashmir at minus 12, the Met said. “The present cold wave conditions are likely to continue till Wednesday as the weather is expected to remain dry,” a weather official said. […]
Forces on Monday laid a siege to Sheikhpora village of Poshpora area in northern Kashmir’s Kupwara district. They said that heavy deployment of forces has been made in the area and door to door searchs are being conducted. So far, no contact has been established with the suspected hiding militants.
Stating that “politics of hate” is the biggest threat to the countrys unity, National Conference (NC) chief Farooq Abdullah has asked its propagators to stay away from Jammu and Kashmir. He has also cautioned the people of the state against “communal polarisation” ahead of the scheduled panchayat polls. “There is no threat to any religion. […]