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Beacon engineer missing in north Kashmir’s Kupwara

A junior engineer of Beacon went missing from Kralpora area of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Saturday afternoon, police said. A police official said that they received a complaint from the commanding officer of Beacon station at Meelyal in which he said that a junior engineer presently posted at Meelyal station has gone missing.   […]

Folk of Owls found in Kashmir’s Ganderbal

A flock of Long-eared Owls, an Owl specie usually alien to Kashmir, have been spotted and photographed for the first time in the valley by Bilal Nasir Zargar on 17th February 2019, while surveying forest areas across Manasbal Lake, Safapora, District Ganderbal.   Bird watchers described it as “rarest of rare”, and “huge achievement” of […]

Leopard attack in south Kashmir’s Pulwama Four Injured

Four persons were injured after a leopard attacked them in a far-off village of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Sunday morning. Residents of Sangarwani village said that a leopard appeared in the area around 9:30 pm and mauled four persons.   The injured were shifted to a local medical facility from where two of them […]

Clashes erupt amid search operation in south Kashmir’s Kulgam

Srinagar: Intense clashes erupted in Tarigam village of southern Kashmir’s Kulgam district Monday after government forces launched a cordon and search operation in the area. Witnesses said as the joint teams of army, special operations group of Jammu and Kashmir police and paramilitary forces launched the CASO, the locl youths took to streets and pelted […]

Gunfight rages in Central Kashmir’s Budgam

Gunfight between government forces and militants erupted in Hapatnar area of Zinpanchal in Central Kashmir’s Budgam district Monday morning. Sources said that a joint team of army’s 53RR, Jammu and Kashmir police’s Counter Insurgency Group and other paramilitary forces cordoned off the area after inputs about presence of militants. As the forces approached the suspected […]