Widespread rain forecast in Kashmir, isolated showers in Jammu

Srinagar: Weatherman has forecast widespread light to moderate rain and thundershowers over Kashmir Valley and isolated showers in Jammu region in next 24 hours. A meteorological department official here said that scattered light to moderate rain and thunderstorms were expected in the subsequent two days in J&K. In last 24 hours till 0830 a.m., he […]

India logs 8,813 Covid infections in a day; active cases decline to 1,11,252

New Delhi: India’s COVID-19 case tally increased by 8,813 in a day to reach 4,42,77,194, while active infections have declined to 1,11,252, according to the Union Health Ministry data on Tuesday. The death toll has climbed to 5,27,098 with 29 more fatalities, including one death reconciled by Kerala, the data updated at 8 am stated. […]

Cop Injured In Grenade Blast Outside Police Control Room Kashmir

Srinagar: A policeman was injured in a grenade blast outside police control room, a high security area, on Monday evening. Police in a tweet said that the militants hurled grenade at Police Control Room Kashmir, resulting in “minor” injuries to one police personnel. “Area cordoned off. Further details shall follow,” police said in a tweet […]

Member of Minority community injured in Grenade blast at Gopalpora Budgam

Srinagar,: A member of ‘Minority community was injured in a grenade blast at Gopalpora area of Central Kashmir’s Budgam district on Sunday evening. A senior police officer said that suspected Militants hurled grenade at Gopalpora, leaving one member of Minority community injured. Identified as Karan Singh (20) son of Anil Kumar resident of Gopalpora, the […]

Male Body Found Near Zirpara Bijbehara In Anantnag

Anantnag: A male body was found along the banks of river Jhelum near Zirpara Bijbehara area of south Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Monday. Official sources said that some passersby informed the police about the laying of the body along the banks of the Jhelum. Soon, they said, a police party rushed to the spot and […]

Cop Injured in Nowhatta ‘Chance’ Encounter Succumbs

Srinagar: A policeman injured, alongside a militant, in a ‘chance’ encounter at Nowhatta here on Sunday last has succumbed to his injuries, officials said. They said that Constable Sarfaraz Ahmad of Batote Ramban was undergoing treatment at Army’s 92 Base Hospital after sustaining injuries during the gunfight. “Despite all possible efforts made by the doctors […]

Moderate To Heavy Rains Lash J&K, MeT Forecasts More ki

Srinagar: Heavy rains lashed Jammu and Kashmir, causing waterlogging at several places on Monday. Reports said that widespread moderate to heavy rains lashed most parts of Jammu and Kashmir, mostly from this morning. There was waterlogging at several places due to the heavy rainfall in Srinagar and elsewhere, reports said. A meteorological department official said […]

5G mobile services to start soon, says PM Modi

Aug 15  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday set an ambitious target of making India a developed nation by 2047 and made a renewed pitch for cutting import dependence and boosting domestic manufacturing. Addressing the nation from the ramparts of the Red Fort on the 76th Independence Day, Modi coined ‘Panch Pran’ or lifeblood resolves […]

Mysterious Blast In Mendhar Poonch

Poonch: A mysterious blast happened during August 15 function in Nar Balakote area of Mendhar area of Poonch district on Monday, officials said. A parked vehicle suffered damage in the blast but there was hardly any disturbance in the functioning with local sarpanch Aftab Khan unfurling tricolor at Panchayat Ghar, they said. There was no […]

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New Delhi, Aug 15  With 14,917 new coronavirus infections being reported in a day, India’s case tally rose to 4,42,68,381, while the active cases have increased to 1,17,508, according to data updated by the Union Health Ministry on Monday. The death toll has climbed to 5,27,069 with 32 fatalities, the data updated at 8 am […]