Saturday, August 18, 2018

J&K: Elderly couple electrocuted in Surankote

An elderly couple was electrocuted to death after heavy rains triggered a flash flood in Surankote area of Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir...

190 kgs of Poppy Husk seized at Lakhanpur

The Excise Department along with Police foiled an attempt of smuggling out Bhukki from the State at Lakhanpur today, when they seized a consignment...

Heavy rains wreak havoc; houses, shops damaged

Houses, shops and poultry farms were damaged, road washed away and vehicular movement disrupted in torrential rain in Kangrail and Bantalab areas of Jammu...

3 arrested with Rs 10,500 stake money

Bishnah police arrested three gamblers and recovered Rs 10,500 stake money and playing cards from their possession. As per police sources, on specific information, a...

Army’s band display at ‘Balidan Stambh’ mesmerises audience in Jammu

The Army band display and sound and light show mesmerised audience at an event organised ahead of Independence Day at 'Balidan Stambh' memorial here. As...

Advisor Kumar reviews developmental scenario in Jammu

Advisor to Governor, K Vijay Kumar today chaired a high-level meeting here to review the progress on implementation of key flagship schemes and programmes...

Woman gang-raped in Reasi; police suspects she committed suicide

A 19-year-old woman was allegedly abducted and raped by two men, following which it is suspected that she committed suicide by jumping into the...

Seven injured in Rajouri car accident

At least seven persons were injured in a car mishap near Nowshera bridge on Rajouri-Jammu highway on Sunday. An official said the car was on...

BJP-PDP played exploitive politics in J&K: Bhalla

Former minister and senior Congress leader Raman Bhalla today said that Jammu people have a reason to ask elected BJP representatives to showcase their...

Jammu: Man found hanging

A labourer from Chattisgarh, working here for the past some time, was today found hanging from a tree at Kadmal, near Railway track Katra. The...

Local News

Air Force evacuates injured French bikers from Leh

The Air Warriors of the Indian Air Force, switched into the role of saviours on Friday when they evacuated a seriously injured woman adventurer from Leh. Bresson Florence,...

Amarnath Yatra resumes after day’s suspension

The Amarnath Yatra resumed on Saturday after a day's suspension with 306 pilgrims leaving Jammu for the cave shrine in the Kashmir Valley. "The pilgrims left Bhagwati Nagar Yatri...

Drug peddler arrested, 1 Kg 100 Gm POPPY STRAW recovered

Continuing its onslaught against the drug smugglers on the proficient directions of Dr. Koshal Sharma, JKPS, SSP Samba, District Police Samba arrested one drug...