4G ban in J&K extended till Jan 22

4G ban in J&K extended till Jan 22

Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir government on Friday extended the prevailing ban on high speed 4G internet for another two weeks. Principal Secretary J&K Home Department, Shaleen Kabra while extending the ban on high speed 4G internet in entire J&K except Ganderbal and Udhampur districts till January 22, said in an order that the restriction […]

Kashmir University changes exam timing of UG exams, except on Fridays

Srinagar: Kashmir University’s Controller of Examinations Prof Irshad Ahmad Nawchoo said on Friday that the new timing for UG 6th semester, UG 1st year, UG 2nd year and UG 3rd year will now be 12.00 Noon instead of 11am (previous timing). However, Prof Nawchoo said, there shall be no change in the examination timing on Fridays. “A notification for the revised […]

KU’s Prof Romshoo elected Fellow of Indian Academy of Sciences

KU’s Prof Romshoo elected Fellow of Indian Academy of Sciences

    Srinagar: Days after being elected as Fellow of the Indian Society of Geomatics, Kashmir University’s Dean of Research Prof Shakil A Romshoo has been elected as Fellow of the prestigious Indian Academy of Sciences. Prof Romshoo is the first Fellow of the Academy from Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh ever since its inception in 1934. The Academy, […]

Probe agencies carrying out ‘audit’ of late Mufti Sayeed’s grave, alleges Mehbooba

Probe agencies carrying out ‘audit’ of late Mufti Sayeed’s grave, alleges Mehbooba

Srinagar: “Let them prove a single case, I am ready to face the consequences,” said PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti about the cases being probed by various investigating agencies, including the NIA which has arrested a senior leader of her party on terror funding charges. The former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister also said it is […]

Pistol, 5 grenades recovered in Poonch: police

  Poonch: Police and Army recovered a pistol and five grenades in Mendhar area of Poonch district on Sunday. The fresh recovery was made during an operation near LoC village Dabbi of Balakote, officials said. Senior Superintendent of Police Poonch Ramesh Angral said that on December 28, three militant associates were arrested in Balakote area […]

217 new COVID-19 cases in J&K, one more death

217 new COVID-19 cases in J&K, one more death

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday reported 217 new COVID-19 cases taking the overall tally to 1,20,744. Out of the total cases, 1,15,830 have recovered so far. A total of 1,880 patients have died leaving a total of 3,034 active cases as on date, the government’s media bulletin reads. Of the cases reported today, 101 […]

SSB man injured in Sopore grenade attack

SSB man injured in Sopore grenade attack

  Srinagar: An Sashastra Seema Bal trooper was injured after militants hurled a grenadebon the forces in Watergam area of north Kashmir’s Sopore on Thursday evening. Official sources said that the SSB personnel recieved minor injuries and was shifted to nearby hospital for treatment. Meanwhile joint security forces launch a cordon and search operation to […]

4 Al Badr associates held along with arms and ammunition in south Kashmir’s Awantipora: Police

4 Al Badr associates held along with arms and ammunition in south Kashmir’s Awantipora: Police

  Srinagar: Police on Thrusday claimed to have busted a module of Al- Badr by arresting its four militants associates in south Kashmir’s Awantipora district. In a statement, the police said that based upon the specific information about the presence of militants of outfit Al- Bader in village Dadsara and Larmoh Awantipora, Awantipora Police with […]

J-K DDC polls: Margin of victory less than 100 on 19 seats

Jammu:  Nineteen candidates saw an extremely close contest in the maiden District Development Council (DDC) polls in Jammu and Kashmir where the margin of victory was less than 100.   Of these candidates, eight are Independents, followed by three from the BJP, two each from the National Conference and the Congress and one each from […]

301 new COVID-19 cases in J&K, three more deaths

301 new COVID-19 cases in J&K, three more deaths

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday reported 301 new COVID-19 cases taking the overall tally to 1,18,006. Out of the total cases, 1,12,093 have recovered so far. A total of 1,837 patients have died leaving a total of 4,076 active cases as on date, the government’s media bulletin reads. Of the cases reported today, 136 […]

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