LS Polls: 2.56 per cent voter turn out in Anantnag till 10 am

Srinagar: 2.56 percent registered voters have exercised their franchise till 10 am in district Anantnag in the first phase of three phased elections for Anantnag parliamentary seat. Heavy deployment of Central Armed Police Force (CAPF) and state police has been made to secure the polling stations. Around 714 polling stations set up for 5,23,566 voters […]
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Traffic remains suspended on Kashmir highway

Srinagar: Authorities on Tuesday suspended traffic on the Kashmir highway following landslides at several places. Reports said that hundreds of Jammu bound vehicles, including trucks loaded with fruit, empty oil tankers, are stranded on the highway as the road was closed for traffic due to landslides on Monday afternoon. They said there were frequent landslides […]
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Former DC gets 1 year jail in corruption case filed in 2004

Srinagar, April 22 : Former Deputy Commissioner Kupwara was on Monday convicted under provisions of Prevention of Corruption Act and for criminal breach of trust by a government employee under RPC in case registered against him in 2004. The Special Judge Anti-Corruption Court Srinagar, R N Wattal sentenced the former deputy commissioner Shah Lateef to […]
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Pakistan militant held, vehicle siezed in Pattan

Srinagar, April 22 (GNS) : A Pakistani millitant and a driver were arrested by government forces at Chainabal area of Pattan in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Monday. Official sources told GNS that a joint team of Army’s 29, SOG and CRPF stop a Mahindra car (DL 12 CA 4189). During searches the joint team […]
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Truck erupts in flames on Srinagar-Jammu highway in Qazigund

Fire broke out in a truck on Srinagar-Jammu national highway near Qazigund in south Kashmir on Monday, damaging it completely. Reports said that the truck bearing registration number JK05A 8795 carrying currency notes and other material caught fire near Panzath area of Qazigund due to unknown reasons today morning. Witnesses said both the driver and […]
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Govt forces thrash Shopian youth during CASO, hospitalised

Shopian: Government forces on Monday allegedly thrashed youths during a Cordon and Search Operation at Avend-Rawalpora village in Shopian district of south Kashmir. One youth has suffered grave injuries during the thrashing. Witnesses said that the youth identified as Sartaj Ahmad Bhat received injuries during the thrashing and was shifted to District Hospital Shopian for treatment. […]
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Body of student found under mysterious condition in Srinagar

Srinagar, April 21 : A body of class 2nd year student was recovered under mysterious conditions from Astanapora area of Rawalapora in Srinagar district on Sunday afternoon. Reports reaching GNS said that some locals spotted the body lying at Astanapora in Rawalapora and immediately informed police about it. Soon after being informed, a police team […]
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Hope investigative agencies understand Yasin Malik, says Sajad Lone

Peoples Conference (PC) chairman Sajad Lone on Sunday hoped that the investigating agencies understood the Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front chairman Muhammad Yasin Malik. “My thoughts r with Yasin Malik. He has had frail health all along which gets exacerbated with hunger strike. hope investigating agencies understand Yasin Malik. Haven’t met him for a decade. […]
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