Saturday, August 18, 2018

Yatra progressing smoothly, no yatra from Jammu, over 2.80 lac have darshan sofar

The yatra was progressing smoothly, though the number of yatris was very low, from Baltal and Pahalgam base camps to holy Amarnath cave shrine...

Rawalpora theft cases solved, burglar arrested: JK Police

JK Police on Friday claimed to have arrested a person involved in several cases of theft in Rangreth area. A police spokesperson said that police...

Governor reviews vacancies and recruitments in colleges and higher education institutions

Governor N.N. Vohra chaired a meeting at the Raj Bhavan to review the status of vacancies and the pace of recruitments in the Higher...

Railways’ glass-top coach in Kashmir-all dressed up and nowhere to go

Awaiting the return of normalcy -- as well as tourists -- in the Kashmir Valley, an indigenously-built vistadome (glass-top) railway coach, though ready to...

Three civilians injured in Awantipora grenade blast

Three civilians were injured, one of them critically, in a grenade attack in Awantipora area of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Friday. An official said...

Soldier martyred, militants escape in J&K

An army soldier was killed on Friday in a brief gunfight between the security forces and militants in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district, police...

Encounter underway in J-K’s Kupwara and Bandipora

An encounter is underway between security forces and terrorists in Karalgund area of Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwaradistrict on Friday. Troops of 92 Battalion of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), 32...

SSB postpones counselling, document verification scheduled today

J&K Services Selection Board (SSB) has postponed the counselling and document verification of candidates for various posts scheduled to be held today. According to a...

Govt to enhance financial powers of Div Coms, Dy Commissioners

The Governor’s Administration in J&K mulls enhancing financial powers of the Divisional and Deputy Commissioners given their increasing role in development administration. This information was...

Train services resume in Kashmir

Train services resumed on Thursday after remaining suspended for a day due to security reasons in the Kashmir valley following strike called by separatists...

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...