CHHATTISHGARH ELECTION: Rahul just ‘an entertainment’ for people, knows nothing about state, says Raman Singh

CHHATTISHGARH ELECTION: Rahul just ‘an entertainment’ for people, knows nothing about state, says Raman Singh

RAIPUR: Launching a scathing attack on Rahul Gandhi, poll-bound Chhattishgarh’s Chief Minister Raman Singh on Saturday alleged the Congress chief was “sort of an entertainment” for people in the state and his campaign could be detrimental to his own party. Ahead of the crucial first phase of voting in the state on Monday, Singh said […]

Bandipora man missing since snowfall found dead, another untraced

Bandipora man missing since snowfall found dead, another untraced

Bandipora: A Bandipora resident, who had gone missing in the heavy snowfall on November 3, has been found dead in the forests, while another one is still untraced. The duo, along with a group of people from Athwatoo village, had gone to the Kutha Pathri forests to “collect some medicinal plants”. “As they were on […]

Bandipora residents protest against dilapidated roads, water scarcity

Bandipora residents protest against dilapidated roads, water scarcity

Bandipora: The residents of Sumlar and Gugarpati villages of Bandipora district on Friday blocked Bandipora-Sumlar road in protest against the R&B department’s for failing to macadamize the roads. The protesters alleged that they were “facing immense problems due to the department’s negligence for years to repair the road” which connects many villages in the upper […]

Anti-R&B, Anti-PHE protesters block Srinagar-Bandipora, Sumlar roads protesting for their demands

Srinagar: The residents of Sumlar and Gugarpati villages of Bandipora district on Friday blocked Bandipora-Sumlar road in protest against the R&B department’s failure in repairing their roads. The villagers hit the roads and blocked it thus halting the traffic movement. The protesters alleged that they were “facing immense problems due to the department’s negligence for years […]

LMD registers case against Bandipora school for selling textbooks

LMD registers case against Bandipora school for selling textbooks

Bandipora: The Legal Metrology Department on Thursday registered a case against a private school in Bandipora district for selling books in the school premises. Complying with the orders issued by Deputy Commissioner Bandipora to act tough against schools forcing children to buy books and uniform from the school or from specific shopkeepers, a joint team […]

Bandipora cyclist rides to Gurez, attracts youth to adventure

Bandipora cyclist rides to Gurez, attracts youth to adventure

Bandipora: When Mir Daniyal Nabi, 26, began paddling his bicycle up the steepest pass of Razdan on way to Gurez this summer, he was branded a “madman” trying to cycle the 80 kilometre hilly terrain from Bandipora to Gurez. He shrugged the critics off and continued, focusing all efforts on his “dream ride”. Daniyal had […]

Govt forces launch CASO in north Kashmir’s Bandipora

Govt forces launch CASO in north Kashmir’s Bandipora

Bandipora: Government forces on Tuesday launched a cordon and search operation (CASO) in a village in this north Kashmir district. Army’s 14 RR and special operations group (SOG) of police cordoned off Kuta Sathri village of Sumlar here this morning and started a search operation over the reports of presence of militants in the village, […]

Snowfall in Gurez streamed live on social media

Snowfall in Gurez streamed live on social media

Bandipora: Physically cut-off from the world due to roads blocked by snow, the remote Gurez valley connected to the world by virtual means on Saturday as locals broadcast the mesmerising snowfall on live videos and pictures on social media. Winter season is usually the beginning of the months-long isolation of Gurez, with roads buried under […]

Firemen attacked in Bandipora while perfoming duties

Bandipora: Locals attacked staff of fire and emergency services in Bandipora while dousing flames on Saturday. A group of men attacked fire tender when it was on way to douse fire that broke out in the Jamia Qadeem area in Bandipora. Local youth swung into action to douse the fire and informed the Fire and […]

CASOs in Bandipora’s Hajin, Aragam

CASOs in Bandipora’s Hajin, Aragam

Bandipora: Army, police and paramilitary troops on Friday conducted searches for militants in Hajin and Aragam villages of north Kashmir’s Bandipora district, but found no one. In the wee hours of Friday, a cordon and search operation (CASO) was carried out in Khos Mohalla locality of the volatile Hajin town. Door-to-door searches were conducted, witnesses […]

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