Two minors crushed under train in Pulwama

Two minors crushed under train in Pulwama

PULWAMA: Two minor cousins were crushed under Srinagar-Banihal train when they were crossing the railway track at Puchal village in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Sunday evening. The two have been identified as Muntazir Ahmad, 10, son of Nasir Ahmad Shah and Faizan Ahmad, 9, son of Raj Mohammad Shah, both residents of Puchal. Eyewitnesses […]

Two JeM hideouts busted in Tral forests: Police

Two JeM hideouts busted in Tral forests: Police

Awantipora: Police on Friday claimed to have busted two big hide outs of militant outfit Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) in upper reaches of Tral in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district. , Police said militants were planning to settle in the forests during winter, which was “foiled” as “huge quantity of supplies” were recovered from the hideout. Giving details, […]

House damaged in fire

House damaged in fire

Pampore: A residential house was damaged in a fire incident on Friday morning in Pampore. Fire broke out in the four-storied house of Ghulam Mohammad Shah, resident of Namblabal Pampore, resulting in the damage to the house. Fire was brought under control by three fire tenders with the help of local youth. The firemen prevented […]

Urs of Masood Wali (RA) observed in Pampore

Urs of Masood Wali (RA) observed in Pampore

PAMPORE: The annual urs of renowned Sufi saint Hazrat Khawaja Masood Wali (RA) was celebrated on Thursday with religious fervour at his shrine at Namblabal Pampore. Scores of devotes including women and children from various parts of the valley visited the shrine to pay their obeisance. Large number of devotees from different parts of Valley […]

Lady shot dead in Tral, another injured

Lady shot dead in Tral, another injured

Tral: Unknown gunmen shot dead a lady in South Kashmir’s Tral town on Sunday. Sources in the area said that unidentified gunmen opened fire in Seer Jageer area of the township killing lady on the spot while as another one was injured. The slain lady was identified as Yasmeena, daughter of Ghulam Rasool Bhat, resident […]

Policeman mistaken for braid chopper thrashed in Awantipora, 3 arrested

Policeman mistaken for braid chopper thrashed in Awantipora, 3 arrested

Awantipora: A policeman travelling from Srinagar to Anantnag was thrashed by people in Checkote area of Awantipora after mistaking him for a braid chopper, police said. Three persons have been arrested for the assault. The policeman, identified as Zakir Hussain Malik, son of Aman Ullah, resident of Tangdaar is currently posted in Anantnag. Senior Superintendent […]

Mentally challenged among three beaten up for alleged braid chopping

Mentally challenged among three beaten up for alleged braid chopping

PAMPORE: Three persons, among them a mentally challenged youth, were beaten up and paraded in Khankahbagh neighbourhood here on Monday amid sloganeering after villagers caught hold of them, accusing them of ‘braid chopping’. The alarm proved to be a hoax as nine of them was found involved in any such incident. The mentally challenged youth […]

Citizen Council Tral members protest against braid chopping incidents

Citizen Council Tral members protest against braid chopping incidents

TRAL: Members of Citizen Council, Tral, on Monday held a pro¬test demonstration against the braid chopping incidents in Kashmir Valley. Led by group’s chairman Farooq Trali, scores of activ¬ists joined the protest from Khankah-e-Faiz Panah to Main Chowk Tral. The mem¬bers shouted slogans against the braid chopping incidents. Terming the braid chop¬ping incidents as unfortu¬nate, […]