PSAJK offers Government to take over its transportation wing

  Srinagar: Private Schools Association of Jammu and Kashmir (PSAJK) on Friday offered the government to take over the transportation wing of all the private educational institutes and provide quality and affordable transportation facilities to students. The Association said that such a scenario will be a win-win situation for the students, parents and school management. […]

Surge in daily COVID-19 cases, India records over 17,000 new infections

Surge in daily COVID-19 cases, India records over 17,000 new infections

New Delhi:  The daily new cases of COVID-19 in India were recorded above 17,000 after a little over a month taking the total tally of cases to 1,11,56,923, while the recoveries surged to 1,08,26,075, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Thursday. A total of 17,407 infections were reported in a day. The […]

Army man hangs self to death at BB Cant

  Srinagar: An Army man allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself to death at BB Cant Srinagar. Official sources told the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO) that an army man identified as Anoop Kumar of 105 BN (TA) Raj Riffle committed suicide by hanging himself near JCO point BB Cant Srinagar. They further said that […]

Chairman Kashmir Harvard school bereaved

Srinagar: Mother of Kashmir Harvard Educational Institute Chairman, Tariq Ahmad Baktoo left for heavenly abode on Tuesday evening. She passed away after brief illness, a family member said. The funeral was held in the evening and she was later laid to rest. People from different walks of life have expressed solidarity with the bereaved family […]

63 fresh Covid cases in J&K

63 fresh Covid cases in J&K

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir on Monday reported 63 fresh COVID-19 cases taking the overall tally to 126504 Among the cases reported today, 54 were reported in Kashmir while Jammu division reported 09 infections. Reader

Schools in Kashmir open after one year

Srinagar: Schools in Kashmir reopened on Monday after remaining closed for nearly one year due to the coronavirus pandemic. The students of classes 9 to 12 attended school for the first time since March 9, 2020. Only those students were allowed to attend school who had been granted permission in writing by their parents. Most […]

India, Pakistan agree to follow all ceasefire pacts

India, Pakistan agree to follow all ceasefire pacts

New Delhi:India and Pakistan have agreed to strictly observe all agreements on ceasefire along the Line of Control (LoC) and other sectors, according to a joint statement on Thursday. The decision on ceasefire, effective since Wednesday midnight, was taken at a meeting between the Director Generals of Military Operations (DGMOs) of India and Pakistan. The […]

Transporters Call off Strike In J&K After ‘19% Fare Hike’

  Srinagar: All Jammu and Kashmir Transporters Welfare Committee – an amalgam of various transport associations— on Wednesday called off its indefinite strike in J&K. General Secretary, Kashmir Welfare Transporters Association, Sheikh Muhammad Yusuf, told GNS that the decision to call of the strike was taken after government decided to increase fare by 19%. The […]

Bijbehara gunfight: Police clarifies, says no militant killed yet, searches on

    Srinagar: Security officials Wednesday clarified that no militant has been killed in Shalgul area of Bijbehera in South Kashmir’s Anantnag adding that the firing has stopped and searches are on. “No militant has been killed in Shalgul area of Bijbehara so far. Firing has stopped and searches are being conducted in the woods,” […]

Militants Flee After Gunfight In Beerwah Budgam

  Srinagar: Militants managed to escape after a fire fight in which a Special Police Officer (SPO) of police was killed while a policeman was injured in Beerwah area of central Kashmir’s Budgam district. Official sources told GNS that there was a lull after initial gunfight. Subsequently, they said, searches were launched but no contact […]