IED recovered, destroyed in Rajouri

Rajouri, Jan. 8 -- A major tragedy was averted with the timely detection of a powerful Improvised Explosive Device (IED) in the Rajouri district on Sunday evening, an official said. The ready-to-use ... Read More

Two infiltrators killed near border in Poonch: Army

Poonch, Jan. 8 -- Amid the searches to nab Dhangri attackers in Pir Panjal region, Indian Army on Sunday claimed to have foiled a major infiltration bid by killing two terrorists near border in Poonch... Read More

Centre declares Dr Asif Maqbool as terrorist under UAPA

Srinagar, Jan. 8 -- The Union Home Ministry on Saturday declared Dr. Asif Maqbool, who is based in Saudi Arabia, as a terrorist under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention Act)-1967. In a notification,... Read More

Minimum temp improves slightly in J&K, possibility of snowfall from Saturday

Srinagar, Jan. 7 -- There was some respite from the intense cold conditions in Kashmir as the minimum temperature improved slightly even as the Valley braces up for a possible wet weather spell for a ... Read More

SIA attaches more properties of banned JeI

Srinagar, Jan. 7 -- The State Investigation Agency (SIA) on Saturday attached more properties belonging to banned Jamaat-e-Islami (JeI) at different locations in south Kashmir. An official said that ... Read More

3 punt guns seized near Wular Lake

Srinagar, Jan. 7 -- Authorities on Saturday seized three punt guns from Saderkoot and Garoora villages of north Kashmir's Bandipora district. Quoting an official, news agency KNO reported that three ... Read More

Minimum temp rises by several degrees in anticipation of wet spell

Srinagar, Jan. 7 -- The minimum temperature across Kashmir rose by several degrees, comforting people from the intense cold ahead of a possible wet weather spell that may last a few days beginning Sat... Read More

Drug-peddler held in Ganderbal

Srinagar, Jan. 7 -- Police have arrested a drug peddler in Ganderbal and recovered contraband substance from his possession, a police spokesman informed Saturday. He said a police party intercepted a... Read More

PG degrees obtained through distance mode in science stream not valid for promotions: DSEK

Srinagar, Jan. 6 -- The Directorate of School Education has said that Post Graduate degrees obtained through distance mode by RRT teachers in Science stream would not be considered valid for seniority... Read More

North Kashmir transporters announce 2-day strike from Monday

Srinagar, Jan. 6 -- Transporters of all three districts of north Kashmir have decided to go on a two-day strike from Monday demanding that authorities permit them to move ahead of Parimpora bus stand ... Read More