Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Tension escalated along intl’ border 5 militants pushed back: BSF DG

JAMMU: Tension escalated along the International Border with Pakistani militants, backed by the Rangers, making two infiltration attempts during previous two nights between Samba and Hiranagar sectors, one of which was successful with five...

Indian Govt informs SC about interlocutor’s engagements in J&K

NEW DELHI: The Indian Government has informed the Supreme Court on Monday that the interlocutor for Jammu and Kashmir is currently discussing with all stakeholders the "sensitive" issues relating to the challenge to Article...

Night landing at Srinagar airport be possible soon

SRINAGAR: The Srinagar airport would soon be having night landing facility for which all preparations are being done by concerned agencies. This was disclosed in a high level meet held here today with chief...

Farooq Abdullah says BJP not ready to listen to reason on J&K

SRINAGAR: National Conference (NC) president and Member of Parliament, Dr Farooq Abdullah today said BJP is not ready to listen to reason on J&K. He was speaking at the party's provincial committee meeting at...

India announces ceasefire in J&K during Ramazan

NEW DELHI: India's home ministry says government troops in held Kashmir have been asked to stop counter-insurgency operations during the Muslim fasting month of Ramazan. The ministry in a series of tweets on Wednesday said...

JKLF leaders term Rawat’s statement irrelevant

SRINAGAR: Terming Indian army chief Gen Bipin Rawat's statement as irrelevant , illogical and outcome of power of arrogance, JKLF (R) leaders including Barrister Majid Trambu, Ayoub Rathor and Wajahat Bashir Qureshi said that...

Mehbooba calls for ceasefire, implementation of AoA; wants all-parties to meet Modi

JAMMU: The All Party Meeting (APM) on Kashmir situation convened by Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti today called for making an appeal to the Centre to consider unilateral ceasefire in the Valley on pious occasions...

Situation in Kashmir very fragile: Mirwaiz

SRINAGAR: Hurriyet leader Mirwaz Umer Farouq has said; "Our suffering is an outcome of the draconian laws and legislation put in place here by New Delhi with the full cooperation and support of these...

4 militants, 6 OGWs arrested in killing of 3 civilians in J&K

SRINAGAR: Police have claimed that militants of Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) are planning to create an atmosphere of terror in North Kashmir by eliminating those who are friendly with Government and security forces. Deputy Inspector General of...

Kashmiri leaders condemn attack on tourist family

SRINAGAR, May 8: Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti has strongly condemned the killing of a tourist from Chennai in a stone pelting incident at Narbal last night. In a statement, the chief minister said the unfortunate...