Man tries to de-board running train in Anantnag, dies

Man tries to de-board running train in Anantnag, dies

Srinagar: A 37-year-old man died after he tried to de-board a running train in south Kashmir’s Anantnag district Monday, police said. Mukhtar Ahmad Wagay, a resident of Kharwar area of Shopian, tried to de-board a running train, in Anantnag district resulting in his on the spot death, a police official said. He said the dead […]

Rasheed seeks punishment for those who forced Zubair to take arms

Rasheed seeks punishment for those who forced Zubair to take arms

Srinagar: AIP Supremo and MLA Langate Er. Rasheed Monday met Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti and sought action against those police officers who allegedly committed atrocities against Zubair Ahmad Turray of Shopian and forced him to take up arms. Rasheed asked Mehbooba Mufti that what Zubair has revealed is just one among hundreds of such untold […]

2 killed as car falls into deep gorge in Doda

2 killed as car falls into deep gorge in Doda

Bhaderwah: Two persons were killed and another injured when their car skidded off the road and fell into a deep gorge in Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir Monday. The deceased have been identified as senior pharmacist Rishi Kumar, who was posted at district hospital (DH) Doda, as well as Surjeet Singh, SSP Doda Mohammad […]

Zakir issues another audio, vows to fight India

Zakir issues another audio, vows to fight India

Srinagar: After quitting Hizb ul Mujahideen the militant commander, Zakir Musa Monday said that he does not belong to any outfits however said that he would continue to fight against the Indian forces. “The differences would not make any distinction,” he said in a 7.7 minute audio clip, third in a row. He went on […]

WannaCry; RBI asks banks not to run ATMs without software update

WannaCry; RBI asks banks not to run ATMs without software update

Srinagar: The RBI has directed banks to operate their ATMs only after the installed computer systems have received a special Windows update to protect them from WannaCry ransomware. “RBI has asked banks to update specific Windows patches on ATMs urgently and not to operate ATM machines unless updates are in place,” media reports quoting officials […]

Police official injured in SP College clashes

Police official injured in SP College clashes

Srinagar: A police official sustained injuries after he was hit by a stone during clashes between students and government forces in SP College, Srinagar Monday, sources said. They said that SHO Kral Khud received a stone in his head and started bleeding. He has been shifted to hospital. The students of SP College in Srinagar […]

Shopian shutdown ends after Zubair’s video

Shopian shutdown ends after Zubair’s video

Srinagar: After four days of protest and shutdown over a ‘disappeared youth’ in south Kashmir’s Shopian, life was back to normal on Monday when a video clip on social media showed the youth had joined militant ranks. Zubair Ahmad Turay, a youth from Shopian town, had escaped from custody of Keegam police station on May […]

Clashes erupt in SP College Srinagar

Clashes erupt in SP College Srinagar

Srinagar: Clashes between protesting students and the government forces erupted Monday in SP College Srinagar, reports said. The students held protests inside the campus and later tried to come out on the MA road, reports said. However, according to witnesses forces chased the students inside the premises who pelted stones. They also said that clashes […]

Students clash with forces in central Kashmir

Students clash with forces in central Kashmir

Srinagar: Students of Government Higher Secondary School and Government Degree College Magam in central Kashmir’s Budgam district Monday again clashed with forces. The students staged a protest inside the premises and raised pro-freedom and anti-India slogans, local sources said. They said that after the protesting students tried to come out and march, forces used tear […]

Cross LoC bus service resumes after two weeks

Cross LoC bus service resumes after two weeks

Srinagar: The weekly ‘Karvan-e-Aman’ bus service, operating between Srinagar and Muzaffarabad, resumed on Monday after remaining suspended for two weeks. The bus left Srinagar for Kaman post this morning, official sources said. The weekly bus could not operate last week as the army had launched a search operation at village Adoora in Uri sector after […]