JK Council passes resolution for return of Pandits

JK Council passes resolution for return of Pandits

Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Council Friday unanimously passed a resolution for creating a conducive atmosphere for return of displaced Kashmiri Pandits to the Valley, a day after the Assembly took initiative in this regard. As the House assembled, the National Conference (NC) member Bashir Ahmed Veeri raised the issue about such a resolution being […]

Clashes erupt in Sopore after Friday prayers

Clashes erupt in Sopore after Friday prayers

Sopore : Clashes erupted in Jamia Masjid area of Sopore after Friday congregational prayers between protesters and the government forces. Shouting anti-forces and pro-freedom slogans, hundreds of youth took to streets outside Jamia masjid in Sopore sson after the prayers. Protestors, mainly youth who had assembled near Jamia Masjid road started throwing stones at forces […]

Sharif meets UN chief, stresses resolution of Kashmir issue

Sharif meets UN chief, stresses resolution of Kashmir issue

Srinagar: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has met UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum in Davos and apprised him about the long-standing Kashmir issue with India. “Kashmir is an internationally recognised issue and for development every dispute, including that of Kashmir, should be resolved,” Pak Prime Minister Sharif […]

First ever Neurosurgery performed in Anantnag

First ever Neurosurgery performed in Anantnag

Srinagar: First ever Neurosurgical procedure was done at District Hospital Anantnag by the Neurosurgical Unit of District Hospital Anantnag headed by Dr Basharat Mujtaba. A 65 year old male patient, presented with severe headache & weakness in left side of the body from last 5 days. CT Scan of Head was done which showed Chronic […]

Trump’s swearing-in at 58th presidential inauguration ceremony

Trump’s swearing-in at 58th presidential inauguration ceremony

Washington: When President-elect Donald Trump is sworn in as the 45th President of the US today, this will be the 58th formal presidential inaugural ceremony since 1789. In all, US Presidents have been sworn into office 70 times – usually in public, sometimes in private following the death or resignation of a President, or because […]

Gas cylinder explodes in Ganderbal residential house

Gas cylinder explodes in Ganderbal residential house

Kangan: Fire broke out in a residential house after a domestic gas cylinder exploded in its kitchen at Chinar Kangan area in central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district on Friday. Reports said that a domestic gas cylinder exploded in the residential house of Ghulam Nabi Rather of Chinar. Explosion caused minor damage to the house after it […]

Omar says Air India blocked him on Twitter

Omar says Air India blocked him on Twitter

Srinagar: Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister, Omar Abdullah, on Friday alleged that India’s national carrier, Air India, had blocked him on Twitter. Taking to microblogging site, Abdullah said, “Look what I found, quite by chance. I’ve been blocked by @airindiain.” Please follow and like us:0

Kashmir shuts on resistance leader’s call

Kashmir shuts on resistance leader’s call

Srinagar: A complete shutdown is being observed in Kashmir valley on Friday on the call of joint resistance leadership comprising of Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik. The said leaders have confined their shutdown calls to Fridays. All shops and business establishments are closed while as public transport is off the […]

BSF transfers CO, Deputy after soldier’s video

BSF transfers CO, Deputy after soldier’s video

Srinagar: The Border Security Force (BSF) has transferred the Commanding Officer and the deputy of a battalion whose soldier Tej Bahadur Yadav recently alleged that poor quality food was being given to troops posted along the border. Reports quoting BSF officials said on Friday that the Commandant (CO) of the 29th battalion P Kumar and […]

Molestation case: Opposition stages walk out

Molestation case: Opposition stages walk out

Jammu: Opposition members on Friday staged walk out from the legislative assembly over an alleged molestation case at GMC Jammu. The protesting members were demanding sacking of the doctor allegedly involved in molesting a medical student. The members staged walk-out after uproar in the assembly. They alleged that government has failed to take action in […]