Srinagar-Jammu highway partially opens for traffic

Srinagar-Jammu highway partially opens for traffic

Srinagar: The 300km long Srinagar-Jammu highway which was closed for traffic following landslides triggered by rains snd snow has been partially thrown open for traffic on Thursday evening. On priority all passenger vehicles and light motor vehicles stranded between Ramban Banihal are allowed towards Srinagar.

Another PDP leader Raja Ajaz quits party along with workers

Another PDP leader Raja Ajaz quits party along with workers

Baramulla: PDP on Thursday recieved another setback in after its leader Raja Ajaz Ali Khan from Uri quit party alongwith workers. Khan said that all his workers including block presidents who were with PDP earleir have decided to quit from the party. Though officially not confirmed, but it is believed he will join Peoples Conference […]

KR owner Haji Hayat bereaved

KR owner Haji Hayat bereaved

Srinagar: Mother of Kashmir Reader editor-in-chief and owner Haji Hayat Mohammad Bhat passed away on Thursday afternoon at their home in Pampore after brief illness. Kashmir Reader management and staff expresses its heartfelt condolences and prays for peace to departed soul and courage to bereaved family to bear this loss.

Bring ordinance for construction of Ram temple: Sena tells BJP

New Delhi: The Shiv Sena on Thursday demanded that the BJP bring an ordinance for construction of the Ram temple in Ayodhya in the Winter Session of Parliament, accusing its ally of forgetting its core issue of Hindutava. Sena leaders were seen holding placards in the aisle of the House demanding early construction of the […]

2 Anantnag residents critically injured in road accident

2 Anantnag residents critically injured in road accident

Pampore: Two persons were critically injured in a road accident on Srinagar-Jammu highway near Pampore town late on Wednesday night. Police said the duo was travelling in a car (Alto) bearing registration number JK03A-9672 and it turned turtle near Frestabal Pampore resulting in injuries to two persons namely Bilal Khanday son Abdul Kareem and Saif Dar […]

Passengers stranded as Srinagar-Jammu highway closed for second day

Passengers stranded as Srinagar-Jammu highway closed for second day

Srinagar: The 300km long Srinagar-Jammu continue to remain closed on second consecutive day on Thursday due to landslides triggered by snow and rains. Scores of vehicles are stranded at Banihal and Ramban stretches due to closure of the highway by authorities following landslides. Meanwhile, daytime temperature has dipped in the Valley as rains and snowfall […]

Expelled BJP leader says BJP is ‘anti-Dalit’

Expelled BJP leader says BJP is ‘anti-Dalit’

Jammu: Days after his expulsion from the BJP’s Jammu and Kashmir unit, Gagan Bhagat on Wednesday accused the state party leadership of being “anti-Dalit” and alleged he was victimised for being one. He claimed that the party’s debacle in the recently concluded assembly elections in five states was a result of its “anti-Dalit” ideology. Going against […]

7 dead in Turkey train crash

7 dead in Turkey train crash

Ankara: Seven people were killed after a high-speed train crashed into a locomotive in the Turkish capital on Thursday, the Ankara governor’s office said, revising an initial death toll. The governorate said in a statement that one of those killed was the train driver and that 46 people were injured including three in a serious condition. […]

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