3 including a soldier killed, 4 injured in Indian shelling across LoC: Pakistan


Srinagar, Sept 30: Three people, including a soldier, were killed and four others injured by heavy shelling across the Line of Control (LoC) by Indian troops in Rawalakot, Dawn.com reported on Saturday. Earlier, Deputy Commissioner (DC) Chaudhry Kashif Hussain in Pakistan administered Kashmir (PaK) said that two civilians, including a woman, had been killed by an IED blast 150 yards from ...

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One dead, two critically injured in road accident at Doda


Doda, Sept 30: One person was killed and two others critically injured in a road accident in Suigwari area on Doda-Kishtwar Highway early Saturday morning. An official said that an Alto car bearing registration number JK17-3831 on way from Kishtwar to Doda plunged into a gorge, resulting into death of one person and injury to two others. The deceased was identified ...

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J&K Should Follow Past Pattern Of 2 CM And 1 Governor Like Punjab, Harayana: Mankotia


Udhampur, Sept 30: Reiterating the demand of reorganization of state, ex-MLA and NPP president Balwant Singh Mankotia said J&K can follow the past pattern of two Chief Ministers and one Governor like neighbouring state Punjab and Haryana. He reiterated that after reorganization of the state, each region will get its due share in every sphere and equitable development would be possible ...

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Actor Tom Alter dies of skin cancer at 67


Tom Alter, who had flourishing career both in cinema and theatre, was bestowed with the Padma Shri for his service to the field of arts and cinema. New Delhi, Sept 30: Veteran theatre and film personality Tom Alter died on Friday after losing his battle against stage four skin cancer in Mumbai. The 67-year-old is survived by his wife Carol, son ...

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Huge traffic jam on Jammu – Pathankot National Highway


Jammu, Sept, 30: Lack of coordination between the National Highway Authority of India (NHAI) and district administration Kathua resulted in to a heavy traffic jam on 15 km long stretch of Jammu-Pathankot National Highway from Chan Aroarian to Dayala Chak last evening and continued up to wee hours today. According to reports, there was a huge traffic jam on both sides ...

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International Air Ban Over Iraqi Kurdistan Comes Into Effect


ERBIL, Iraq, Sept 30: An ban on international flights to Iraqi Kurdistan, imposed by Iraq’s central government in retaliation for the region’s vote for independence, went into effect at 6:00 pm (1500 GMT) on Friday, Iraqi state TV said. Baghdad had given the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) until 6:00 p.m. to hand over control of its international airports in Erbil ...

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Restrictions in 13 Police Station areas of Srinagar on Saturday


Srinagar, Sept 29: The Srinagar district administration on Friday said that restrictions under section 144 shall remain in place at 13 places across Srinagar in the following police station areas. Nowhatta, Maisuma, Rainawara, Khanyar, Maharaj Gunj, Safa Kadal, Shaheed Gunn, Shergari, Batamaloo, Kara Nagar, Kothi Bagh, Kral Khud and Ram Munshi Bagh (Dalgate Area Only). Pertinently, today restrictions were imposed in ...

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Braid Chopping: Police announces reward of Rs 3 lac for informers


Srinagar, Sept 29: Jammu and Kashmir police has established helpline’s so that people could inform and seek assistance with regard to any braid cutting incident. To speed up the investigation process, Special Investigation Teams (SITs) have also been constituted in every district headquarters of the valley. Besides, Police Community Group meetings were also held wherein PCPG members were advised to help ...

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Def Min Nirmala Sitharaman arrived on 2 day visit to J&K


Srinagar, Sept 29: Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday arrived in Srinagar on a two-day visit to Jammu and Kashmir to review the preparedness of the soldiers on borders and security in the hinterland. She is accompanied by Chief of Army Staff General Bipin Rawat. They were received by Northern Army Commander Lt Gen Devraj Anbu, and GoC 15 Corps Lt ...

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To demolish real identity of Islam, New Delhi is propagating ‘Sufi Islam’, says Geelani


Srinagar, Sept 29: Addressing a meagre audience of activists and scholars at his Hyderpora residence on Thursday on the occasion of Hazrat Imam Hussain’s (R.A) death anniversary, the octogenarian Hurriyat patriarch and senior resistance leader turned nostalgic and said: “Elders in the Jama’at would say that Geelani Sb’s memory is very strong.” “But now,” he swiftly added, “I forget things.” Geelani ...

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