Lashkar commander Naveed Jatt buried quietly in Kupwara

Lashkar commander Naveed Jatt buried quietly in Kupwara

Srinagar:  Top Lashkar-e-Toiba commander Naveed Jatt who was killed in Budgam this week was buried in a hush-hush manner in Rajwar area of Kupwara on Thursday night. Official sources told GNS that the body of Naveed was taken by police to Reshwari area of Waderballa in Rajwar, Handwara late on Thursday night. Later it was handed over […]

Cordon and search operation underway in Srinagar outskirts

Cordon and search operation underway in Srinagar outskirts

File photo for representation Srinagar: The government forces on Friday evening launched cordon and search operation in Nowgam area on the outskirts of Srinagar. Locals told Kashmir Reader that forces are conducting house-to-house searches under flash flights. They said people of adjoining areas were asked to stay indoors apparently to avoid disruption in the siege.

Government provides Rs 1 lakh to 18-month-old pellet victim Hiba

Government provides Rs 1 lakh to 18-month-old pellet victim Hiba

SHOPIAN: Deputy Commissioner Shopian Dr Owais Ahmed on Friday provided a financial assistance of Rs 1 lakh to Hiba Nisar daughter of Nisar Ahmad resident of Kapran. According to the official handout, the district administration Shopian said the 18-month girl child’s eye got “accidentally injured on November 25 in a pellet firing incident”. The girl child […]

Sharma directs PDD to complete Alasteng grid station by December-end

Sharma directs PDD to complete Alasteng grid station by December-end

Ganderbal: Advisor to Governor, Kewal Kumar Sharma on Friday directed the power development department officials to ensure completion of vital Alasteng Grid Station by December ending this year which would go a long way in strengthening the power scenario in the Valley. The Advisor issued these instructions during his visit to the under-construction grid station […]

J&K: 1367 fined for driving without seat belts

Jammu: In the ongoing special drive against traffic violators, Traffic police fined 1367 drivers who were driving without wearing seat belt across Jammu and Kashmir. An official handout said that 1318  people were fined for driving two-wheelers without helmet, 700 drivers were fined for overloading and wrong parking and as many as 71 vehicles were found without […]

Hurriyat (G) hold protest demonstration in Srinagar against ‘human rights violations’

Hurriyat (G) hold protest demonstration in Srinagar against ‘human rights violations’

Srinagar: Hurriyat Conference (G) on Friday organized a protest march at Hyderpora in uptown Srinagar against the “gross human rights violations” committed allegedly by Indian forces across Jammu and Kashmir. The protestors, displayed placards and banners to highlight their demands to safeguard their political and civil rights with reference to the movement for right to […]

Jammu University professor calls Bhagat Singh terrorist, panel to probe

Jammu University professor calls Bhagat Singh terrorist, panel to probe

Jammu: A professor of Jammu University triggered a controversy by allegedly referring to freedom fighter Bhagat Singh as a “terrorist”, prompting authorities to set up a panel to probe the matter. While delivering a lecture at the department of political science on Thursday, Prof Mohammad Tajuddin allegedly made the reference. Soon after students took up […]

India to play responsible role at climate negotiations in Poland: PM Modi to UN chief

India to play responsible role at climate negotiations in Poland: PM Modi to UN chief

Buenos Aires: India will play its “due and responsible” role at the climate change negotiations in Poland next week, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has assured UN chief Antonio Guterres during a meeting on the sidelines of the G20 Summit here. Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale said the main topic of Prime Minister Modi’s discussion with the […]

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