Saudi Arabia announces Eid on Sunday

Saudi Arabia announces Eid on Sunday

Srinagar: Saudi authorities on Saturday announced Eid ul Fitr would be celebrated in the Kingdom on Sunday, reports said. The announcement was made after moon of Islamic month of Shawwal was sighted in different parts of Saudi Arabia. Ramzan ends when the first crescent of the new moon is sighted. Eid-ul- Fitr is the Islamic […]

NC, Cong boycott All Party Committee meet on GST

NC, Cong boycott All Party Committee meet on GST

Srinagar: Opposition National Conference Saturday boycotted the All Party Committee Meeting on GST held in Srinagar, sources said. Confirming that NC did not attend the meeting, NC spokesman said that in the previous meeting on GST issue the chief minister had committed that before any further meetings are called, the government would share its proposal […]

Pantha Chowk update; CRPF soldier succumbs

Pantha Chowk update; CRPF soldier succumbs

Srinagar: One CRPF soldier was killed while three people including two soldiers got injured after a group of militants attacked a Central Reserve Police Force’s (CRPF) patrol party in Pantha Chowk area of Srinagar district on Saturday. A CRPF official in Srinagar said militants laced with AK-rifles indiscriminately opened fire at around 5:50 pm on […]

Militants attack forces convoy at Pantha Chowk

Militants attack forces convoy at Pantha Chowk

Srinagar: Two soldiers were injured when militants opened fire on their convoy at Pantha Chowk in the city outskirts Saturday, reports said. Witnesses said that militants fired many shots on the convoy injuring the soldiers. However CRPF sources said that militants attacked a patrol party and not the convoy. Soon after the incident heavy contingent […]

Srinagar police solve theft case; over Rs 4 lakh recovered

Srinagar police solve theft case; over Rs 4 lakh recovered

Srinagar: Srinagar police solved a theft case and recovered stolen cash worth Rs 3,72,000 and 400 Euros from the culprit, a statement said on Saturday. As per the statement a Tourist namely Christain Cornelis Jacopus resident of Netherlands reported in Police Station Nishat with a complaint regarding the theft of money from his guest house […]

India, Pak exchange fire along LoC in Poonch

India, Pak exchange fire along LoC in Poonch

Jammu: Indian and Pakistani troops Saturday exchanged firing along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir, reports said. Defence sources accused Pakistani Army of violating the ceasefire agreement which is in place since 2003. “Pakistani Army this morning at around 1100 hours fired unprovoked at forward Indian posts in Shahpur […]

Rajnath wishes Kashmiri people on Eid

Rajnath wishes Kashmiri people on Eid

Srinagar: In a video message, Singh said: “I extend my heartiest greetings to the people of Kashmir valley. And I pray for the return of peace and tranquility in Kashmir.” “I have a firm belief that this festival would help in bringing peace, brotherhood and happiness to Kashmir and the valley would see a light […]

ED files money laundering case against resistance groups of Kashmir

ED files money laundering case against resistance groups of Kashmir

New Delhi: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has registered a money laundering case against “terror groups” and pro-freedom organisations operating in Kashmir, including LeT founder Hafiz Saeed and the Hurriyat Conference, to probe alleged funding received by pro-freedom leaders for allegedly carrying out subversive activities in the valley. Officials said the central probe agency has booked […]

DySP murder case; SIT formed, three more arrested

DySP murder case; SIT formed, three more arrested

Srinagar: To gain pace in the investigation of the murder case of DySP Mohammad Ayub Pandith, police on Saturday formed a Special Investigation Team (SIT), sources said. They said that three more arrests have been made in the case taking the total of arrests to five so far. “We have identified 12 persons in connection […]

SP north Srinagar transferred after Pandith’s lynching

SP north Srinagar transferred after Pandith’s lynching

Srinagar: The Superintendent of Police for North Srinagar, Sajad Khaliq Bhat, was transferred following the lynching of Deputy SP Mohammed Ayub Pandith, news agency ANI reported on Saturday. Pandith died after people attacked him outside the Jamia Masjid in Srinagar on Thursday night. Pandith, who was on duty, was reportedly clicking pictures of people coming […]

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