Jammu & Kashmir

Gunfight erupts in Tral village; Sabzar believed to be among trapped militants

      File photo A gunfight broke out between government forces and militants in Saimoh village of Tral in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Saturday morning. Reports...

JK Govt lifts ban on social media

      Representational photo The J&K government has not extended the ban on social networking sites, a top officer said on Friday. “It (ban) has not been...

Moon not sighted, Ramadhan to begin from Sunday: Ruet-i-Hilal committee Pakistan

      File photo Pakistan Ruet-i-Hilal Committee on Friday said Ramadhan moon was not sighted and that the first day of the holy month of fasting...

Protests, clashes against awarding army Major

      Photo by: kns Srinagar, May 26 (KNS): The protests and clashes erupted on Friday at a few places against the commendation to an army...

Militants attack army patrol in Tral village

Militants on Friday night attacked an army patrolling party in a village in Tral area of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district. An official said that militants...

Ban on social media in Kashmir lifted

Srinagar: A month long ban on social media in Kashmir was lifted Friday evening, sources said. Principal Secretary, Home Department, R K Goyal, confirmed the...

Modi govt will soon control unrest in Kashmir: Amit Shah

New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah on Friday said that the Prime Minister Narendra Modi led government will very soon control...

Eleven class Student drowns in stream

A young students was drowned in a nallah in north Kashmir’s Sopore area on Friday. The youth was identified as Faiz Ahmad Sheikh, son of...

Ban on social media in Kashmir likely to continue

The ban on social media in Kashmir will most likely continue even as it completes a month today.    The authorities will be reviewing the decision...

Two brothers drown in river Jhelum

Two brothers, Tanveer Ahmad 21 and Zahoor Ahmad 24, sons of Abdul Jamal Teli of Manzgam Uri Friday drowned in river Jhelum, sources said.The...

Hurriyat keen to resolve issues between India, Pak

(ANI): The Hurriyat on Thursday said that it wants to resolve issues between India and Pakistan. Senior Hurriyat leader Shabir Shah said, "We...

Rifle snatching bid foiled in Awantipora, one arrested

Srinagar: Police on Thursday foiled a rifle snatching bid in Awantipora area of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district and arrested one while as another escaped...