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Army pays tribute to soldiers in Srinagar today

The Army on Wednesday paid tribute to four of the personnel who died during a counter infiltration operation in the Gurez sector in Bandipora district on August 7. Among those who laid down their lives included a Major. At the ceremony, all officers including Chinar Corps Commander Lt Gen AK Bhatt paid their last respect to

Srinagar: College students remain seated during national anthem

Srinagar: College students remain seated during national anthem. A video from Srinagar has surfaced wherein some college students can be seen seated while the national anthem was being played. The video was shot at the convocation ceremony of Central University of Kashmir, which took place on July 4.While majority of those present at the ceremony

20-hour long gunfight

20-hour long gunfight continues in Srinagar

The over 20-hour long gunfight between holed up militants and the security forces continued in Srinagar on Tuesday as fresh firing exchanges started. Two Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) militants are holed up inside an under construction building in Karan Nagar area since Monday after they were forced to withdraw and later trapped inside the building following their failed

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J&K: Terrorists seen approaching towards CRPF camp, sentries opened fire

Two terrorists, carrying bags and armed with AK47s, were seen approaching towards CRPF camp in Srinagar in the wee hours of Monday. The sentries immediatetly opened fire at around 4.30 am, after which the terrorist fled from the spot. A search operation in and around the camp is underway.Earlier on Saturday, terrorists stormed the Sunjwan army camp in Jammu, killing five security

Heritage exhibition attracts locals, tourists alike in Srinagar

Heritage exhibition attracts locals, tourists alike in Srinagar

Heritage exhibition attracts locals: A heritage exhibition in Srinagar showcasing the culture of Kashmir concluded on Sunday here after enthralling locals and tourists alike.Sanskrit and Farsi manuscripts, antique ornaments, coins, rugs, paper, and utensils, among other valuables were put on display for the visitors during the three-day exhibition at Sher-e-Kashmir Indoor Sport Complex.“The aim of

Srinagar records season's lowest maximum temperature

Srinagar records season’s lowest maximum temperature

Srinagar records season’s lowest maximum temperature: Srinagar city has witnessed the lowest maximum temperature of the season so far, while the ski resort of Gulmarg was the coldest in Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday at minus 9.8 degrees Celsius.The maximum temperature in Srinagar on Wednesday was 4.2, while the minimum was recorded at minus 1.5

Srinagar gets season's first snowfall

Srinagar gets season’s first snowfall

Srinagar gets season’s first snowfall on Tuesday as higher reaches both in the Jammu region and the Kashmir Valley received moderate snowfall.”Sonamarg, Gulmarg, Pahalgam also received moderate snowfall,” the Met said. Plains in the Jammu region have been receiving rainfall since Monday morning.”The present weather conditions are likely to continue during Wednesday and Thursday after

Road linking Kashmir, Ladakh region closed

Only road linking Kashmir, Ladakh region closed for winter season

Road linking Kashmir, Ladakh region closed: The 434-km-long Srinagar-Leh national highway, connecting Ladakh region with Kashmir, has been closed for winter months while Kashmir highway was through for traffic despite rain. The road link connecting Ladakh region with Kashmir has been officially closed from Sunday for winter months. Notably, Zojila Pass on the highway receives

Yasin Malik arrested in Srinagar

Srinagar, Dec 10, Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) Chairman Muhammad Yasin Malik was arrested here on Sunday while leading a protest march.Malik, who had gone underground for two days, emerged in uptown Maisuma locality leading a group of protesters and began walking towards the UN Military Observers Group in India and Pakistan (UNMOGIP) in

Shiv Sena team detained before hoisting tricolour at Lal Chowk, released

Srinagar, Dec 6, Six activists of the Shiv Sena were detained here today as police thwarted their bid to hoist a tricolour at Lal Chowk, an official said. The Shiv Sena activists arrived at Ghanta Ghar (Clock Tower) in two vehicles and were taken into preventive custody as soon as they alighted, a police official said.The

Dineshwar Sharma arrives on five-day J&K visit today

Dineshwar Sharma arrives on five-day J&K visit today

Dineshwar Sharma J&K visit: Srinagar, Dineshwar Sharma, the Centres special representative for Kashmir, will arrive Srinagar on Monday on a five-day visit to start the multi-layered dialogue process.Official sources said the new interlocutor will stay in the Valley for three days while spend two days in the Jammu region to start the dialogue process with various

Militants attack security vehicle, five CRPF personnel injured

Militants attack security vehicle, five CRPF personnel injured

At least five CRPF personnel were injured today in a militant attack on the vehicle of security forces in Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir. Militants opened fire on the vehicle of the 96 Battalion CRPF at Lazibal in Anantnag district at 8.30 am, a police official said.He said three CRPF jawans received bullet injuries while two

Police cracks braid chopping case in Kashmir

Srinagar, October 28 : – Braid chopping case. Yesterday police station Sadder received an information that a braid chopping incident has occured in Chanapora area and one Wasim Yousuf Bhat resident of Roselane Colony alledged that braid of his wife namely Aasia has been chopped by some unknown person after spraying some substance on her

Restrictions imposed in Srinagar to prevent protests

Restrictions imposed in Srinagar to prevent protests

Restrictions imposed in Srinagar to prevent

Restrictions imposed in Srinagar to prevent protests

Restrictions imposed in Srinagar to prevent protests

Authorities imposed restrictions in parts of Srinagar city on Monday to prevent separatist-called protests against growing incidents of braid chopping in the Kashmir Valley.According to the police, restrictions were imposed in the areas of Khanyar, Rainawari, Nowhatta, M.R. Gunj, Safa Kadal, Maisuma and Kralkhud.   Shops, public transport and educational institutes remained closed here and

Adnan Sami to perform free concert in Srinagar

Adnan Sami to perform free concert in Srinagar

Pakistani-origin Bollywood singer Adnan Sami, who is half Kashmiri, is set to perform a musical gala on the banks of the Dal Lake here on Sunday. The ‘Rhythm in Paradise’ concert will take place at the sprawling lawns of the Sher-e-Kashmir International Convention Centre (SKICC) with a select audience of around 3,000 VVIPs.   The SKICC complex has

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No tears by separatists over killing of this Kashmiri son

Double faced diplomacy of separatists has been exposed when no tears were shed by them after a Kashmiri son, Mohammad Ramzan Parray, 31, who was serving Border Security Force (BSF) was brutally massacred by Pakistani backed armed ultras at his home in Bandipora in Kashmir.   The terrorists opened fired on him and his family members leaving

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Former PM Manmohan in Kashmir, to discuss party policies

Former PM Manmohan in Kashmir, to discuss party policies . Former Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh led the Congress delegation’s executive meeting in Srinagar. Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad, Ambika Soni were present in the meeting. Congress is constantly pushing itself for strengthen in Kashmir.Before, Home Minister Rajnath Singh visited Srinagar and Jammu. He

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J-K Govt. to introduce ‘electric buses’ in Srinagar

J-K Govt. to introduce ‘electric buses’ in

Operation Pulwama ends

Operation in Pulwama ends

Srinagar, Aug 27, Operation Pulwama ends. The operation inside a district police complex in south Kashmir’s Pulwama ended today where three militants had launched a deadly suicide attack which left eight security personnel, including four CRPF men, dead. The militants were killed by the security forces yesterday. A police official said here that the bodies