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Police issues advisory ahead of R-Day

Srinagar, Jan. 18 -- Fearing attacks during the forthcoming Republic Day, police has issued an advisory to its officers, asking them to remain vigilant round-the-clock, and seeking cooperation of the ... Read More


HC directs govt to compensate Jamiat-e-Ahlehadees for land at district court complex

Srinagar, Jan. 18 -- The J&K High Court today directed the government to dispose off within two months the matter relating to payment of compensation to Jamiat-e-Ahlehadees for land acquired from it b... Read More


JRL calls shutdown in Gaw Kadal, Handwara, Kupwara

Srinagar, Jan. 18 -- The Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) on Friday called for shutdown in Gaw Kadal, Handwara and Kupwara to mark the anniversaries of three massacres that took place in January 1990... Read More


India, Pak troops trade fire along IB in Kathua

Jammu, Jan. 18 -- Indian and Pakistan troops traded fire along the International Border (IB) in Kathua district, officials said. Pakistan Rangers resorted to small arms fire on border outposts (BoPs)... Read More


Mirwaiz criticises Army commander for boasting about militants killings

Srinagar, Jan. 18 -- Hurriyat-M chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq criticised Northern Army Commander Lt. Gen Ranbir Singh for his remarks terming 2018 as a remarkable year for the force for killing 250 mil... Read More


Valley braces for heavy snowfall

Srinagar, Jan. 18 -- The weather office on Friday said that heavy to very heavy snowfall will occur in the Kashmir Valley starting from Saturday. Sonum Lotus, Director of the regional MET Office, sai... Read More


Militants carry out 2 grenade attacks

Srinagar, Jan. 18 -- Militants carried out two grenade attacks on government forces in Kashmir, including one in the city centre Lal Chowk on Friday, but there were no reports of any casualty, police ... Read More


Govt keen to tap Ladakh's immense tourism potential: Chief Secretary

LEH, Jan. 18 -- Chief Secretary, B.V.R Subramanyam Friday said that Leh district of frontier Ladakh region possesses immense tourism potential and the Governor's administration is keen to upgrade its ... Read More


J&K Govt decides to give away cattle heads to BPL families

JAMMU, Jan. 18 -- In a significant move, the state government has decided to give away the cattle heads got from Military Farms to the families living under Below Poverty Line (BPL). The decision was... Read More


Additional 100 MWs of electric power purchased for Kashmir

JAMMU, Jan. 18 -- On the directions of the Advisor to Governor, Kewal Kumar Sharma, the Power Development Department today purchased an additional 100 MWs of electric power through exchange. The step... Read More