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‘Eliminated 18 militants in 21 days, Says Army Commander

‘Eliminated 18 militants in 21 days, Says Army Commander

Srinagar, Mar 11: Army Monday said that it killed 18 militants including 14 commander of Jaish-e-Muhammad in 21 days, the outfit that owned the lethal Lehtpora Pulwama attack.    This was revealed by Army’s 15 Core Commander Lieutenant General KJS Dhillon in a joint press conference that was also addressed by…

Slain militant was conspirator of Pulwama deadliest attack 

Slain militant was conspirator of Pulwama deadliest attack 

Srinagar, March 11: One of the two Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) militants killed by security forces in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district was on Monday identified as one of the key conspirators behind the horrific suicide bombing that killed 40 CRPF troopers. Mudasir Khan alias Muhammad Bhai from Midoora village in Tral area…

JeM commander Mudasir killed in Tral

JeM commander Mudasir killed in Tral

Srinagar, March 11: Family of Jaish-e-Muhammad (JeM) commander Mudasir Khan has identified his body as one of the two militants killed in Tral encounter, police said on Tuesday as it awaited forensic reports. “One of the two slain militants has been identified as Mudasir Khan, alias Mohammad Bhai, JeM commander believed…

‘Metro Man’ Sreedharan to serve J&K now

‘Metro Man’ Sreedharan to serve J&K now

Jammu, March 10: The Jammu and Kashmir government on Sunday appointed E. Sreedharan, popularly known as the ‘Metro Man’, as principal advisor to two mass rapid transit corporations in the state. The government has approved setting up the two mass rapid transit corporations. These have been named the Jammu Mass Rapid…

Pulse polio immunization program held across Kashmir

Pulse polio immunization program held across Kashmir

SRINAGAR, MARCH 10: The first phase of Intensified Pulse Polio Immunization (IPPI) Programme was today held across Kashmir during which thousands of children under the age of 5 years were administered anti-polio vaccine to protect them against the crippling disease. At Anantnag, the Deputy Commissioner Anantnag, Khalid Jehangir inaugurated IPPI…

Widely read Kashmir dailies leave front pages blank

Widely read Kashmir dailies leave front pages blank

Srinagar, March 10: All 16 English and Urdu newspapers of the Kashmir Valley that are members of the Kashmir Editors Guild on Sunday left their front pages blank to protest against the Jammu and Kashmir government’s denial of advertisements to two leading dailies. The widely circulated English language newspapers “Greater Kashmir”…

Social media should be restricted before voting in India’

Social media should be restricted before voting in India’

New Delhi, March 10:  There are over 30 crore monthly active users on Facebook and more than 20 crore on WhatsApp in India. Even the Narendra Modi app alone can reach 1 crore people in a day. With such a wide reach, should social media platforms be made to censor…

Over 55 security men already dead in Kashmir, 95 died in 2019

Over 55 security men already dead in Kashmir, 95 died in 2019

New Delhi, March 10:  It’s not even three months of this year and body count of soldiers has been steadily rising in Jammu and Kashmir to make it one one of the most violent periods in recent times. The Army alone has lost 10 men, five of them before the…

Over 1,000 tankers with petroleum products reach Kashmir Valley

Over 1,000 tankers with petroleum products reach Kashmir Valley

Jammu, March 10:  Over 1,000 tankers carrying petroleum products has reached the Kashmir Valley as vehicles carrying essential supplies were allowed to ply on the Jammu-Srinagar highway, a traffic department official said on Sunday. The official said vehicles will be allowed to move one-way from Jammu to Srinagar on Sunday.…

Advisor Sharma directs completion of Jehangir-chowk Rambagh flyover by May this year

Advisor Sharma directs completion of Jehangir-chowk Rambagh flyover by May this year

Inspects several ongoing project sites in Srinagar SRINAGAR, MARCH 09: Advisor to Governor Kewal Kumar Sharma today directed Economic Reconstruction Agency (ERA) to complete Jehangir-chowk Rambagh flyover project by May this year and put to use for the commuters and also to decongest the city traffic. The Advisor said this…