Fresh avalanche warning issued

Fresh avalanche warning issued

SRINAGAR: A medium-danger avalanche warning exists for snowbound areas in Chowkibal-Tangdar, Taya, Ragini, Puttakhan, Zunegund, Malai, Pharkiyan, Keran Sector, Bandipora Rajdhan, Gulmarg, Neeru, Burab, Chakwali, Naugaon, Kaiyan, Radha TMG, Padam, Zebra, Patlala, Z-Gali, Macchal, Dhudi, Tsuntwarl, Drass Sector and Kargil Sector in Kashmir Division, an official spokesman said in a statement issued here. In this […]

RSS can’t infiltrate into Kashmir through proxies, says Rashid

RSS can’t infiltrate into Kashmir through proxies, says Rashid

Srinagar: Independent legislator and MLA Langate on Saturday asked the BJP leadership not to be under the impression that Sangh Parivaar can “infiltrate into political scenario of Kashmir by hiring proxies.” While addressing party workers at Town Hall Shopian on Saturday, he said: “There is no justification to the threats made by a senior Sang […]

Juvenile detained for alleged burglary attempt in Leh

SRINAGAR: Police in Nobra area of Leh said they solved a burglary attempt case within 24 hours by detaining a juvenile. Police Station Nobra received information that an attempt of burglary was made near J&K Bank Branch Bogdang Nobra, Leh, said a spokesman. On receipt of this information, Leh Police visited the scene of crime […]

Ganderbal residents demand concrete bridge over Nallah Sindh

Ganderbal: The residents of Ganderbal district are up in arms against the administration for not constructing a concrete bridge over Nallah Sindh at Wayil in place of the temporary steel bridge, which was installed over two decades ago. “The bridge, which connects Srinagar with Leh, got damaged due to floods some 22 years ago. The […]

Baramulla journalists elect new president

Baramulla journalists elect new president

BARAMULLA: The Baramulla Working Journalists Association (BWJA) on Saturday held its elections for the post of president at Dak Banglow here in which more than 52 journalists of the district participated. BWJA under the banner of North Kashmir Journalist Association held the elections in which Gulzar Ahmed Zargar was elected as President. Zargar is Baramulla […]

Governor, Mehbooba, Farooq, others condole Rao’s demise

SRINAGAR:  Governor N N Vohra has expressed grief over the sad demise of Gen KV Krishna Rao, former Governor of Jammu & Kashmir. In his condolence message, the governor has conveyed his sympathies to the members of the bereaved family and prayed for peace to the departed soul. Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) President and Member […]

Six gamblers arrested in Anantnag

SRINAGAR: Police on Saturday arrested six gamblers and recovered stake money of Rs 6,035 along with the bundle of cards from the gambling spot in south Kashmir’s Anantnag district. Acting on a tip off, Anantnag police raided a gambling site in the house of Ghulam Mohi-ud-din Sheikh resident of Bonpora Akingam and arrested six gamblers. […]

Woman, youth attempt suicide

SRINAGAR: In an attempt to end their lives, two persons consumed poisonous substance at their home in south Kashmir on Saturday. A woman (name withheld) resident of Shalgam, consumed some poisonous substance at her home. She was shifted to Srinagar hospital for treatment. Meanwhile, a 25-year-old youth resident of Chenigund consumed some poisonous substance at […]