Jammu & Kashmir

Low lying electric wire poses risk to life and property in Sopore

Sopore, Jan 11,  CNS: The low lying electric wire in Jalalabad Sopore area of North Kashmir’s Baramulla district has been posing risk to the life and property, while the concerned department is making no efforts to set it right. A delegation from the area said the electric pole was damaged last year and the low lying electric wire has been posing ...

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Hizb pays tribute to slain militants and civilian

Srinagar, Jan 10, CNS: Militant outfit Hizbul Mujhadeen Wednesday paid rich tributes to two slain militants and a civilian, saying the sacrifices of budding youth will pave the way for freedom of Kashmir. In a statement to news agency CNS, Hizb Spokesperson Salim Hashmi quoted outfit Chief as having said that Indian Forces have been targeting innocent civilians to hide their ...

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Shopian, Jan 10, CNS: The killing of youth in Kulgam sparked clashes in South Kashmir’s Shopian district on Wednesday. Pertinently, after the killing of a militant in Kulgam, clashes had erupted in his native Khadwani village resulting in the killing of a youth identified as Khalid Ahmed. Reports said that protesters in Shopian took to roads and pelted stones on government ...

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Kulgam:Target fire killed my son, Says slain civilian’s father

‘Don’t resort to stone-pelting, Appeals father of militant to youth Kulgam, Jan 10, CNS: Thousands of people participated in the last rites of slain Hizbul Mujhadeen militants in South Kashmir’s Kulgam district.        Farhan Wani, the teenager militant was killed in a gunfight with government forces on Tuesday at Pehlipora, Larnoo Kokarnag area of Anantnag district.   Reports said that Hurriyat ...

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Forces lay siege of South Kashmir village

Shopian: A Cordon and Search Operation is underway in Watho village of South Kashmir’s Shopian district. Locals informed that search operation was launched after government forces received inputs about the presence of militants in the area. Locals added that door-to-door search operation is being conducted. If sources are to be believed at least two militants are trapped in the area, however, ...

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Abduction and murder of goldsmith*Family protest in North Kashmir seeking body of Tariq

Kupwara, Jan 10, CNS: The family members and relatives of ‘missing and murdered’ goldsmith Tariq Ahmed Malik staged a protest outside Mini Secretariat here in North Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Wednesday. Pertinently,the goldsmith in Sopore who had been missing since December 26 according to police has been murdered after abduction. Hailing from Kalaroos area of Kupwara district, the young goldsmith was ...

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Government cannot regularize the NHM employees:Govt

Jammu:- Health Minister Bali Bhagat Tuesday said that the government cannot regularize the NHM employees. Speaking in legislative council, the Minister said, “We cannot regularise NHM employees as it is a centrally sponsored scheme.” The Minister said taking a sympathetic look at the matter we have mooted a proposal to Finance Minister and hope something comes up. He, however, did ...

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Two militants killed in Kokernag gunfight: Army

Srinagar: Two militants have been killed in a gunfight with government forces in Anantnag district of south Kashmir on Tuesday, sources said. A search operation led to a gunbattle after the militants fired towards the forces’ party in Larnoo Kokernag area of the district, they said.“Two militants killed in Larnu operation,” Army said adding the operation was underway. Sources said ...

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My Govt committed to the welfare of workers, marginalized: Mehbooba

Says recent regularization of 60000 casual labours proof of that, terms workers as building blocks of dev, progress JK to have uniform Labour Law: Dr Drabu JAMMU, JANUARY 08: Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti today asserted that her Government is committed to the welfare and upliftment of marginalised sections of society particularly labours, landless and those working in the unorganised sector. ...

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Omar Abdullah reacts to Hizb commander’s threat: ‘If it isn’t pellets it’s acid’

Srinagar, Jan 8, CNS: Former chief minister and MLA Beerwah, Omar Abdullah on Monday reacted to the Hizb commander Riyaz Naikoo’s purported audio clip saying that people are “threatened with being blinded one way or the other.” “If it isn’t pellets it’s acid. One way or the other people are threatened with being blinded,” tweeted Abdullah. Naikoo’s audio clip had appeared ...

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