Srinagar: Police on Friday night arrested JKLF chief Mohammad Yasin Malik from his residence. A JKLF spokesperson in a handout said that police raided residence of its chief and arrested him in the night. Malik was shifted to police station KothiBagh, it said while condemning the arrest.
JK government stops advertisements to Kashmir Reader, Greater Kashmir; KEG to fight ‘deliberate strangulation’
Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir government has stopped state government advertisements to two major daily newspapers – Greater Kashmir and Kashmir Reader, said Kashmir Editors Guild (KEG) on Friday. The decision has neither been conveyed formally nor was any reason detailed to the respective originations so far. It said hitting the two institutions will impact the state […]
Srinagar: The Sopore gunfight that erupted last night ended after the killing of two militants, army said on Friday. It said arms and ammunition has been recovered from the slain militants.
File photo for representation Srinagar: After 8-hours long siege, a gunfight broke out in Warpora area of Sopore in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Thursday. Reports reaching GNS that army’s 22 RR, CRPF and SOG cordoned off Warpora area at around 2:35 pm today. A police officer also confirmed that the joint team of forces laid […]
Islamabad: Pakistan on Thursday banned the 2008 Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed-led Jamat-ud-Dawa and its charity wing Falah-e-Insaniat Foundation, amid intense global pressure to rein in the militant groups following the Pulwama attack that killed 40 CRPF soldiers. A spokesman of the Interior Ministry said that the decision to ban these groups was taken during […]
Islamabad: Pakistan’s top security body Thursday said the country was “not involved in any way” in the Pulwama “incident”, which was “conceived, planned and executed indigenously” as Prime Minister Imran Khan authorised the military to respond “decisively” to any Indian misadventure. In a statement issued after a key meeting of the National Security Council chaired […]
New Delhi: The government has decided to stop India’s share of water that flows to Pakistan and divert water from eastern rivers to people in Jammu and Kashmir and Punjab, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said Thursday The decision comes after the Pulwama terror attack that killed 40 CRPF personnel for which India has blamed Pakistan […]
Srinagar: The government has postponed exams for class 8 and 9 scheduled for tomorrow in Jammu district. As per instructions of Divisional Commissioner Jammu, exams of class 8 and 9 scheduled for tomorrow are postponed in Jammu district, said director school education Jammu. However,the exams shall be held as per schedule on other districts, he […]
Srinagar: Cluster Univeristy Srinagar has postponed the Entrance Test-2019, the university official said Tuesday. A notification issued by the unversity in this regard read, “It is notified for the information of all concerned that the Entrance Test-2019, for admission to 5-Year Integrated, 3-Year Honor’s and 3-Year Professional Programme is hereby postponed.” The notification said that dates […]
Srinagar: More than a hundred traders from Kashmir Valley have been forced to close their shops in Ramgarh area in Panchkula district of Haryana. A number of callers told GNS that the landlords of their rented accommodations asked them to vacate, saying that they have been continuously pressurized by the locals not to allow Kashmiris […]