After a lull, firing starts again at CRPF CTC in Awantipora

After a lull, firing starts again at CRPF CTC in Awantipora

Srinagar: Firing has once again started in the CRPF commando training centre (CTC) in southern Kashmir’s Pulwama on Sunday. Reports said that firing started around 5 pm in the administrative unit of CTC at Lethpora in Awantipora area where a group of militants had entered during the intervening night of Saturday and Sunday. So far, […]

Polish mountaineers in Pakistan to climb notorious K2 during winter

Polish mountaineers in Pakistan to climb notorious K2 during winter

Islamabad: A group of Polish mountaineers set off for northern Pakistan on Sunday to start an attempt to be the first to scale K2, the world’s second highest peak, in wintertime. K2, in the Karakorum mountains along the border between China and Pakistan, is notorious for high winds, steep and icy slopes – and high […]

‘Huge inspiration’, says KAS topper about Modi’s praise in ‘Mann Ki Baat’

‘Huge inspiration’, says KAS topper about Modi’s praise in ‘Mann Ki Baat’

Jammu: Kashmir Administrative Services (KAS) topper Anjum Bashir Khan Khattak on Sunday termed praises from Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in his monthly radio-address ‘Mann Ki Baat’, as a ‘huge inspiration’ to work for the development and progress of the society. “First of all I am grateful to Prime Minister Narendra Modi ji for mentioning me […]

Attack on CRPF CTC sign of Modi’s Foreign Policy Failure, says Congress

Attack on CRPF CTC sign of Modi’s Foreign Policy Failure, says Congress

New Delhi: The Congress on Sunday denounced the government over a militant attack on a CRPF camp in Pulwama district of southern Kashmir, saying it was “a sign of failure” of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s foreign policy. Party spokesperson Sushmita Dev said that such recurring attacks send a message that “anti-national forces do not fear […]

Gen Rawat visits LoC in Jammu region, reviews security

Gen Rawat visits LoC in Jammu region, reviews security

Jammu: Chief of the Indian Army Staff, General Bipin Rawat, visited the White Knight Corps (16 Corps) here to review the operational preparedness and the prevailing security situation. He was accompanied by the Northern Command chief Lt Gen D Anbu. The Army Chief was briefed by Lt Gen Saranjeet Singh, General Officer Commanding (GOC) of […]

Sushma put on notice over treatment meted out to Kashmiri prisoners

Sushma put on notice over treatment meted out to Kashmiri prisoners

Srinagar: India’s minister for foreign affairs, Sushma Swaraj, was on Sunday askd to see the condition and treatment meted out to Kashiri political prisoners. An open letter, released by joint resistance leader, Mohammad Yasin Malik, comes in the back drop alleged soy, commander Kulbhushan Jhadav’s meeting with his family in Islamabad, the capital city of […]

6 killed, including 2 militants, in CRPF CTC attack

6 killed, including 2 militants, in CRPF CTC attack

Srinagar: Two militants who launched an attack on the Commando Training Centre (CTC) of para-military CRPF were killed on Sunday in massive counter-insurgency operation in South Kashmir on Sunday. Sources said that four CRPF men were killed after being targeted by the militants who had entered the administrative unit of the CTC at Lethpora in […]

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