Three police officers attached for ‘mismanagement’ of traffic on Sgr-Jmu highway

Three police officers attached for ‘mismanagement’ of traffic on Sgr-Jmu highway

Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir police have attached and initiated an inquiry against three senior officers, for alleged mismanagement of traffic on Srinagar-Jammu Highway, reports said on Sunday. The three officers– Sanjay Kumar Kotwal, who is senior superintendent of police, deputy superintendent of police in Banihal Nihar Rajan and deputy superintendent of traffic police in […]

Rain, snow in Jammu and Kashmir areas

Rain, snow in Jammu and Kashmir areas

Srinagar: Moderate rain and snowfall started on Sunday in Jammu and Kashmir, the MeT sources said. They said that widespread moderate rain and snowfall is likely to occur in the state up to January 26 under the influence of an active Western Disturbance (WD). Due to the heavy cloud cover there has been an overall […]

Bear kills dozens of livestock in Kulgam

Bear kills dozens of livestock in Kulgam

Srinagar: A Bear attacked and killed dozens of sheep and goat in south Kashmir’s Watoo Kulgam area, reports said. As per reports last evening a Bear entered in godown of Aijaz Ahmad Magray S/o Ab Qayoom Magray resident of Watoo Kulgam and killed his dozens of live stock of worth above Rs two lakh. The […]

CM condoles demise of Nayeema Mehjoor’s father

CM condoles demise of Nayeema Mehjoor’s father

Jammu: Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti Saturday condoled the demise of father of Chairperson, State Commission for Women, Nayeema Ahmad Mehjoor. In her condolence message, the Chief Minister conveyed her personal sympathies to Nayeema Mehjoor and other members of the bereaved family. Mehbooba Mufti also prayed for peace to the departed soul. Please follow and like […]

Rasheed’s two days suspension revoked

Rasheed’s two days suspension revoked

Jammu: Soon after the deputy speaker of the Jammu and Kashmir state legislative assembly Nazir Gurezi imposed ban on independent lawmaker, Er. Rasheed for two days, he revoked his own order and allowed Rasheed to sit in the house. PDP lawmaker requested Gurezi to revoke the ban after which the deputy speaker revoked his order. […]

Masarat sent to 11 days judicial remand

Masarat sent to 11 days judicial remand

Srinagar: The Court of Second Munsif, Srinagar Saturday sent incarcerated Hurriyat Conference (G) leader and Muslim League chairman, Masarat Alam Bhat to 11 days of judicial remand. Police had sought three days remand of Masarat some days back after he was bailed by a Srinagar Court. “Masarat saheb’s police remand had to expire today but […]

Pakistan to return Indian soldier in ‘goodwill gesture’

Pakistan to return Indian soldier in ‘goodwill gesture’

Islamabad: Pakistan on Saturday said it was in a “goodwill gesture” returning Indian soldier Chandu Babulal Chavan, who inadvertently crossed the LoC in September. According to an Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) statement, Sepoy Chavan, stationed in Jammu and Kashmir, “deserted his post at the LOC due to his grievances of maltreatment against his commanders”. “He […]

Boy killed by Leopard in Doda

Boy killed by Leopard in Doda

Bhaderwah: A 12-year-old boy was killed by a leopard when he had gone out to answer nature’s call in Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said Saturday. Sahil Ahmed, son of Ghulam Mohammad, was killed by a leopard when he had gone out of his house to answer nature’s call in Nalwa village late […]

Pak asks India to suspend work on Kishanganga, Ratle projects

Pak asks India to suspend work on Kishanganga, Ratle projects

Srinagar: Two parliamentary committees of Pakistan national assembly in a joint resolution have asked India to immediately suspend work on two hydropower projects in Jammu and Kashmir and agree on the constitution of an arbitration court to resolve the water dispute, reports said on Saturday. Pak National Assembly’s Committee on Foreign Affairs and Water and […]

Rasheed suspended from assembly for two days

Rasheed suspended from assembly for two days

Jammu: Independent MLA Engineer Rashid was Saturday suspended for two days from the Jammu and Kashmir state assembly for disrupting its proceedings. MLA Langate had created ruckus in the house earlier over detention of an 86-year old man and a 14-year old boy under the Public Safety Act Deputy Speaker Nazir Gurezi of the National […]