Stolen cow recovered by police in Pattan

Stolen cow recovered by police in Pattan

Baramulla: Police on Thursday claimed to have arrested a group of thieves who stole a cow from a farmer in Pattan area of this north Kashmir district. Police in a statement said, “On Thursday, police post Mirgund received a written complaint from one Mohammad Hanief Sheikh of Hartrath Singpora stating therein that during the intervening […]

Palhalan residents protest against PDD

Palhalan residents protest against PDD

Baramulla: The residents of Palhalan area in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Tuesday staged a protest against Power Development Department (PDD) at railway track near the village demanding a new transformer and repair of a damaged transformer in the area. Reports said the residents from Hajam Mohalla staged a protest on the railway track outside […]

Bank robbery attempt foiled in Tangmarg

Bank robbery attempt foiled in Tangmarg

Baramulla: Police on Tuesday claimed to have foiled a bank robbery attempt in Tangmarg area of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district. Official sources said that a group of robbers tried to break a unit of Jammu and Kashmir Bank in Tangmarg on Monday night, however a team of vigilant police force reached the spot and foiled […]

116 transformers defunct in Baramulla in one month

116 transformers defunct in Baramulla in one month

BARAMULLA: As many as 116 power transformers were damaged in Baramulla in the last one month, due to which people in various areas were facing immense problems in the winter. Officials in the Power Development Department in the district said that they received 116 electric transformers for repairs from various areas of the district, which […]

Protest in Uri after family loses unborn baby to officials’ negligence

Protest in Uri after family loses unborn baby to officials’ negligence

Baramulla: The people of Bagna village in North Kashmir’s Uri district staged a protest against the department of Roads and Buildings (R&B) on Monday after they failure to clear the village’s road link resulted in a pregnant lady losing her baby. Shouting slogans against the department at Bagna, the people said that their road link […]

Uttarakhand tragedy: Injured labourer, having 11 children, seeks compensation

Uttarakhand tragedy: Injured labourer, having 11 children, seeks compensation

BARAMULLA: The governments of Jammu & Kashmir and Uttarakhand have not compensated Altaf Ahmad Hajam who survived tragic landslide incident in Uttarakhand on December 21 last year in which eight labourers were killed and several others injured. The 45-year-old labourer, hailing from Mothal – a border village very close to the Line of Control (LoC) […]

Leopard captured in Kupwara

Leopard captured in Kupwara

BARAMULLA: A leopard said to have killed dozens of animals in past few months in Kupwara district was captured by Wildlife officials on Friday evening. Wildlife officials said that they had received lot of complaints about the beast from people, after which a team was rushed to Zangali area of Kupwara, which tranquilized and captured […]

Stray dogs injure 4 persons in Uri

Stray dogs injure 4 persons in Uri

Baramulla: A pack of stray dogs attacked and injured as many as 51 persons in north Kashmir’s Baramulla town on Tuesday. The injured including several women, were rushed to Baramulla district hospital, where they were provided the vaccine. At least four people were attacked and injured by stray dogs in Boniyar area of Uri in […]

Deputy chairman MC Bla denies affiliation with any political party

Deputy chairman MC Bla denies affiliation with any political party

Baramulla: The deputy chairman Municipal Council (MC) Baramulla, Abid Salam War on Thursday denied any affiliation with any political party. “There were some rumours that I have joined a political party but it’s not true. I contest the elections as an independent candidate and am still an independent only for the development of my town,” […]

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