Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Protesting traders suspend intra-Kashmir trade

MUZAFFARABAD: Intra-Kashmir trade from the Chakothi-Uri crossing point did not take place on Tuesday due to a boycott by traders who claim that police and Pakistan customs treat them with hostility. They made it clear...

J&K Governor, CM favour dialogue process

SRINAGAR: J&K Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti has said that she fully agrees with Governor N N Vohra that challenges in the State will be met through dialogue, which is the best means of resolving...

Mehbooba Mufti’s brother Tassaduq takes oath as minister

SRINAGAR: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti's brother Tassaduq Hussain Mufti on Thursday took oath as a minister in the state Cabinet. Javaid Mustafa Mir and Abdul Rehman Veeri were also sworn in. Jammu...

Karvan-e-Aman bus resumes between Srinagar and Muzaffarabad

SRINAGAR: The Karvan-e-Aman bus, operating between Srinagar and Muzaffarabad resumed on Monday after remaining suspended last week on the request from across the Line of Control (LoC) owing to the birth anniversary of Pak...

Urs of Dastageer Sahib observed

SRINAGAR: The annual urs of revered sufi saint, Sheikh Abdul Qadir Jeelani, was observed with religious fervour on 30th December. Sheikh Abdul Qadir Jeelani (RA), popularly known as Ghous-ul-Azam and Dastageer Sahib, was an 11th...

Gen Rawat reviews security, visits Rajouri sector on LoC

JAMMU: Amid the spurt in ceasefire violations by Pakistan, Army chief Gen Bipin Rawat has reviewed the operational preparedness of the force here and the prevailing security situation in Jammu and Kashmir, a Defence...

Operation against JeM Fidayeen completed in Pulwama

SRINAGAR: The operation launched by security forces against the Fidayeen, who attacked Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) Training Centre in Pulwama district of South Kashmir ended on Monday following the recovery of the body...

Bone chilling cold, Kangri in demand

SRINAGAR: Amid the bone chilling winter cold sans genuine power supply in Kashmir, the traditional fire pot locally known as Kangri is left as the last resort for locals to fight the winter chill. With...

Mehbooba Mufti hopeful Modi to ensure resolution of J&K problems

JAMMU: J&K Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti has congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his party on the decisive victory in Himachal Pradesh and retaining power in Gujarat. The Chief Minister described the election results in...

Major search operation launched in 7 Shopian villages

ANANTNAG (J&K): Security forces on Monday launched a major cordon and search operation in at least seven villages of Shopian southern district where as clashes erupted during another search operation in another village of...