• J&K journalist alleges hospital negligence led to his babies’ death 19 Jul 2019 22:57 Hospital authorities said they had not received any complaint. (Representational image) A journalist has written an open letter to J&K Governor Satya Pal Malik alleging that medical negligence at Lal Ded Hospital in Srinagar led to the death of his two …
  • J&K Governor, Union minister flag off first fleet of e-buses in Srinagar 19 Jul 2019 19:02 Srinagar, July 19 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik and Union Minister for Heavy Industries and Public Enterprise Arvind Ganpat Sawant on Friday flagged off a fleet of electric buses in Srinagar city. An official statement said: “A total of …
  • ‘J&K Produces 20000 Tons Of Fish Annually’ 19 Jul 2019 18:50 SRINAGAR — Advisor to Governor, K Skandan, Thursday said that a massive fisheries and aquaculture programme has been undertaken by the government to boost the fishing industry in the State. The Advisor stated this while speaking at a two-day National …
  • New data shows IOK death toll tops 300 in 2019 19 Jul 2019 18:48 Indian force launch­ed 177 cordon and search operat­ions in which troops seal off an area, conduc­t securi­ty sweep Indian force launched 177 cordon and search operations – in which troops seal off an area and conduct a security sweep. PHOTO: AFP/FILE …
  • KEG To Take Legal Recourse Over ‘TOI’ Report 19 Jul 2019 18:48 SRINAGAR — Kashmir Editors Guild (KEG) has taken a strong exception to a news report published from Srinagar in ‘The Times of India’ and has decided to take legal recourse over the report. The editors termed the TOI report, which casts aspersions on the …
  • J&K Bank Commissions ATM At DPL Handwara 19 Jul 2019 18:48 SRINAGAR — Adding one more Automated Teller Machine (ATM) to its network of alternate delivery channels, J&K Bank on Thursday commissioned an ATM in District Police Lines (DPL) complex at Tutigund, Handwara.  The Bank’s Zonal Head Kashmir (North), …
  • 304 Red Category Industries Operating In J&K 19 Jul 2019 18:48 SRINAGAR — At least 304 red category industries are operating in the ecologically fragile Jammu and Kashmir, government of India informed the parliament on Friday. Responding to a question by National Conference parliamentarian and former high court Judge …
  • HC Asks Tourism Deptt To Map Location Of Houseboats On Its Website  19 Jul 2019 18:48 SRINAGAR — The Jammu and Kashmir High Court has directed Department of Tourism undertake an exercise of mapping of the location and name of all the houseboats on its website.    A division bench of Chief Justice Gita Mittal and Justice Rashid Ali Dar …
  • ACB Books XEn For ‘Siphoning Off’ Rs 2 Cr 19 Jul 2019 18:48 SRINAGAR — The Anti Corruption Bureau on Friday filed an FIR against Executive Engineer, PWD Kargil and Zanskar Bodh Raj Bhagat and other officials for allegedly siphoning off more than Rs. 2 Crores of government money on account of various works.  “On the …
  • Army Chief Visits Drass, Reviews ‘Operational Preparedness’ 19 Jul 2019 18:47 SRINAGAR — Army Chief, General Bipin Rawat, visited Dras sector on Friday and reviewed operational preparedness in the Sector, a defence ministry spokesman said. “During the visit, he was briefed by the General Officer Commanding, 'Fire & Fury' …
  • Govt Formulating Policy For KPs Rehabilitation: Governor 19 Jul 2019 18:47 SRINAGAR — Governor Satya Pal Malik on Friday said the Government is in the process of formulating a policy for rehabilitation of Kashmiri Pandits. Talking to reporters on the sidelines of a function at SKICC to mark the launch of electric buses in …
  • ‘Defamatory’ TOI Report Enrages Kashmir Journalists 19 Jul 2019 18:47 SRINAGAR — Various media bodies in Srinagar have taken a strong exception to a news report published in ‘The Times of India’ which casts aspersions on the Kashmir based journalists and Kashmir Editors Guild (KEG) has even decided to take legal recourse …
  • PDP Leader’s PSO Shot Dead In South Kashmir's Bijbehara, Rifle Snatched 19 Jul 2019 18:47 SRINAGAR — Personal Security Officer (PSO) posted with PDP leader Sajad Mufti, cousin brother of former Chief Minister and PDP President Mehbooba Mufti, was shot dead by suspected militants after Friday prayers in Baba Mohalla area of Bijbehara in south …
  • HC Seeks ‘Photographic’ Evidence Regarding Removing Toilets On Jhelum Banks 19 Jul 2019 18:47 SRINAGAR — The J&K high court on Friday asked officials to place before it “photographic evidence” of toilets removed on either sides of river Jhelum. The direction followed after the PHE counsel submitted that all the toilets and latrines situated on …
  • J&K bonds with India may deepen over time 19 Jul 2019 18:35 Kashmir has this instant ability to exclude everything except the known and the immediate. It’s an ungodly 4 am as our shikara spears through the shimmering beauty of the Dal Lake — the rush of breeze a blessing after an unexpectedly still and warm night. …
  • DGCA suspends pilot for three months for wrongly transmitting hijack code 19 Jul 2019 14:03 By PTI NEW DELHI: Aviation regulator DGCA Friday suspended an AirAsia India pilot for a period of three months for erroneously transmitting the 'hijack code' to the Air Traffic Services during a Delhi-Srinagar flight on June 9, sources said. " …
  • 3 Arrested For Physically Abusing Minor In Srinagar 19 Jul 2019 13:21 (MENAFN - Kashmir Observer) SRINAGAR — Three men were arrested in connection with the alleged physical abuse of a girl in a houseboat on the Dal Lake in Hazratbal here, police said on Friday. A complaint was registered, following which a raid was conducted …
  • KWJA, KJA Express Outrage On Insinuating ToI Report On Kashmir Journalists 19 Jul 2019 13:21 (MENAFN - Kashmir Observer) SRINAGAR — Kashmir Working Journalist Association (KWJA) and Kashmir Journalists Association (KJA) have expressed outrage over an insinuating report published by the Times of India which uses unsubstantiated allegations to …
  • Jammu & Kashmir: PDP leader's personal security officer shot dead by militants 19 Jul 2019 13:05 PTI| Jul 19, 2019, 04.11 PM IST BCCL The area has been cordoned off and a search launched to nab assailants, the official said. Srinagar: Militants on Friday shot dead a personal security officer of a PDP leader in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag district …
  • PDP leader's personal security officer shot dead by militants in J&K 19 Jul 2019 10:55 The incident took place when Mufti Sajad, a PDP leader and a relative of former chief minister Mehbooba Mufti, had gone to a mosque. Srinagar: Militants on Friday shot dead a personal security officer of a PDP leader in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag …
  • Militants kill Mehbooba kin’s guard in J&K 19 Jul 2019 09:31 Srinagar, July 19 (IANS) Militants on Friday shot dead the security guard of former Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti’s cousin and decamped with his service rifle in Jammu and Kashmir’s Anantnag district, police said. Militants fired at constable Farooq Ahmad, …
  • Two killings symbolise reach of Kashmir conflict as death toll surges 19 Jul 2019 07:24 By Alasdair Pal and Fayaz Bukhari SRINAGAR/AWANTIPORA, India (Reuters) – More than 300 people died in the Kashmir region claimed by India and Pakistan in the first half of the year, according to previously unreported data – one of the deadliest periods …
  • Indian troops martyr another Kashmiri youth in IHK 19 Jul 2019 06:19 Indian troops martyr another Kashmiri youth in IHK SRINAGAR: Indian troops, in their fresh act of state terrorism, on Thursday martyred another Kashmiri youth in Sopore town of the occupied Kashmir. The youth identified as Adnan Channa was martyred by the …
  • Govt Schools In Private-Accommodation:MHRD Stops Funds As Rent Liability Piles Up   19 Jul 2019 05:34 SRINAGAR — In a major setback for the J&K school education department, the Union Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) has refused to release funds to pay the rent of schools functioning in private accommodations. Over the years, a huge …
  • PDD Contractors Protest Non- Payment Of Bills   19 Jul 2019 05:34 SRINAGAR — “Kashmir Electrical Contractors Association”, associated with Power Development Department (PDD), staged a protest at Press Enclave here against the nonpayment of their pending bills, while alleging that their exemplary work provided an …
  • Night SRTC Service From Srinagar To Jammu 19 Jul 2019 05:34 SRINAGAR — For the comfort of commuters, Jammu and Kashmir State Road Transport Corporation (JKSRTC) has decided to start night service from Jammu to Srinagar and vice-versa after 15th August 2019.   The decision was taken during a meeting chaired by …
  • ‘We received patients as young as 8’ – Kashmir’s drug problem 19 Jul 2019 04:50 Reyaz* hides under a restaurant stairway, in a village about 57.9km south of Srinagar, to take a hit of heroin, sniffing it through a 10 rupee note. "I went mad for this dose. I was searching for a place where I can take this. It keeps me fit for few …
  • Is PDP Falling Apart? 19 Jul 2019 03:26 On Wednesday, PDP's leadership from South Kashmir went into a huddle at its  head office in Srinagar. Chaired by Party Vice President Abdul Rahman Veeri, the leaders discussed "the issues confronting the state". The meeting followed …
  • Woman Gets Bail After Assurance of Not Selling ‘Charas’ Again 19 Jul 2019 03:26 SRINAGAR — A court in Srinagar has granted bail to a 65-year-old woman who was arrested for “selling charas” last week in Srinagar and asked her to undertake that she will not commit such act again. As per police report, on July 10, one Alto Car (JK01AB- …
  • Rajnath To Visit J&K Tomorrow 19 Jul 2019 03:26 JAMMU —  Defence Minister Rajnath Singh is likely undertake a day-long visit to Jammu and Kashmir on July 20, during which he will pay tributes at the Kargil war memorial at Drass and inaugurate two bridge projects in Jammu, officials said Thursday. Singh …
  • Mughal Road Highway, Subject To DPR: GoI 19 Jul 2019 03:26 SRINAGAR — The Mughal road, connecting the twin districts of Poonch and Rajouri in Jammu region with south Kashmir's Shopian, is approved as “in-Principle” as National Highway but “subjected to outcome of Detailed Project Report”, government of India …
  • Highway Ban—Cops Didn’t Allow Me To Take Father's Body To Srinagar:Official   19 Jul 2019 03:26 SRINAGAR — A senior government official on Thursday alleged that he was stopped from carrying his father's dead body to Srinagar and made to wait for several hours. Imtiyaz Wani, director of finance in J&K, took to Facebook to state his ordeal. …
  • Public Warned About Women Thieves 19 Jul 2019 03:26 SRINAGAR —  Police Thursday general public to remain vigilant about three woman thieves who it said were on the prowl in the city. Srinagar police received few complaints from some time regarding the activities of the thieves in the city, a police …
  • Dry Fruit Mandi Over 50 Kanals In Srinagar Soon 19 Jul 2019 03:26 SRINAGAR — Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Baseer Ahmad Khan Thursday directed Horticulture department to prepare a Detailed Project Report (DPR) for the establishment of Dry Fruit Mandi in Srinagar.                   He further asked the department to …
  • J&K officer: Police stopped ambulance with father’s body for Amarnath yatra convoy 18 Jul 2019 21:12 The police have claimed that the facts are being misrepresented. A senior officer of the J&K government, who was travelling in an ambulance from Jammu to Srinagar with his father’s body, has alleged that he was stopped by the police on the Srinagar- …
  • Cops Didn't Allow Me To Take Father's Body To Srinagar Due To Amarnath Traffic: Kashmiri Govt Official 18 Jul 2019 20:33 Amid the restrictions on civilian traffic on the Srinagar-Jammu Highway during the Amarnath Yatra, a senior government official Thursday alleged that he was stopped from carrying his father's dead body to Srinagar and made to wait for several hours. …
  • Rift in J&K Congress over ‘Martyrs’ Day’ issue 18 Jul 2019 19:36 New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) A rift has emerged within the Jammu and Kashmir unit of the Congress over the ‘Martyrs’ Day which is commemorated every year on July 13 in the Valley. The rift came to the fore with senior state Congress leader Saifuddin Soz on …
  • J&K produces 20,000 tonnes of fish annually 18 Jul 2019 18:09 Srinagar, July 18 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir produces 20,000 tonnes of fish each year while 93,000 people depend on fisheries for their livelihood in the state. This was stated on Thursday during the two-day national seminar on fisheries and climate change …
  • Advisor Farooq Khan decides not to use bullet-proof vehicle 18 Jul 2019 18:08 Srinagar, July 18 (IANS) The newly appointed advisor to Jammu and Kashmir Governor, Farooq Ahmad Khan, on Thursday decided not to use bullet-proof vehicle while moving in Srinagar city and Jammu. An official statement said today: “The advisor said that he …
  • Indian troops martyr another Kashmiri youth in Sopore 18 Jul 2019 16:53 by INP , (Last Updated 39 mins ago) Indian troops in their fresh act of state terrorism on Thursday martyred another Kashmiri youth in Sopore town of the occupied Kashmir. The youth identified as Adnan Channa was killed by the troops during a cordon and …
  • Woman Killed In Flash Floods Triggered By Cloudbursts In North Kashmir 18 Jul 2019 15:30 SRINAGAR — A woman died in flash floods triggered by multiple cloudbursts in Lolab area of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Thursday. According to local reports and police, the woman identified as Shafiqa Bano (35) was washed away by the flash floods in …
  • Here's why Nadia Sheikh decides to quit acting 18 Jul 2019 14:34 Nadia Sheikh was last seen in Vikas Gupta’s 'Ace Of Space' aired on MTV India. Actress Nadia Sheikh who hails from Srinagar Kashmir and was last seen in Vikas Gupta’s 'Ace Of Space' aired on MTV India quits acting. Talking about her …
  • Vistara Airlines to launch international flights from Delhi and Mumbai to Singapore. Details here 18 Jul 2019 11:07 Vistara Airlines will soon begin its international operations, with first flights till Singapore, in a joint venture with Tata Sons Ltd and Singapore Airlines Ltd. The airline announced that it will operate a daily flight from Delhi and Mumbai to Singapore …
  • Health Insurance Scheme:55% Target Set For Golden Cards By Aug 31   18 Jul 2019 10:38 SRINAGAR — Chief Secretary, B V R Subrahmanyam on Wednesday chaired a video conference with Deputy Commissioners (DCs) and Chief Medical Officers (CMOs) to review the status of implementation of the flagship Health Insurance Scheme-Ayushman Bharat-Pradhan …
  • CJM Orders Inquiry Against Maharaja’s Grandson Vikramaditya 18 Jul 2019 10:37 SRINAGAR —  Chief Judicial Magistrate Kishtwar Sudhir Khajuria has ordered SHO Kishtwar to investigate whether tweet by Congress leader and grandson of last Maharaja of Jammu and Kashmir Vikramaditya Singh, describing July 13, 1931 martyrs as “rapists, …
  • Advisor For Sustained Efforts To Tap Hydro-Electric Resources   18 Jul 2019 10:37 SRINAGAR — Advisor to Governor KK Sharma has called for making sustained efforts to fully tap the hydro-electric and other power generating sources to make the State self-sufficient in power generation. He said such steps would open up employment …
  • Yatri From Rajasthan Drowns In Pahalgam 18 Jul 2019 10:37 SRINAGAR —  A 27-year old yatri from Rajasthan state on Wednesday drowned while taking bath in river Lidder in Pahalgam area of south Kashmir’s Anantnag district. Reports said that the Amarnath Yatri was washed away by gushing waters. The locals and police …
  • No Stone To Be Left Unturned To Promote Handicrafts Sector: Advisor 18 Jul 2019 06:56 (MENAFN - Kashmir Observer) SRINAGAR — Advisor to Governor, K Skandan,Wednesday chaired separate meetings to review the implementation of CAPEX Budget 2018-19 and 2019-20 of Handicrafts Department, Handicrafts (S & E) Corporation, Handloom Department …
  • From spicy curries to tongue-tickling desserts: India is a country of diverse flavours 18 Jul 2019 06:44 Culinary experiences are an important part of the Indian culture. Indian cuisine offers a plethora of flavours. Each region has a rich and diverse culinary taste. From the Kashmiri Wazwan, to the rich Punjabi dishes, to the thalis of Gujarat and Rajasthan …
  • Admin Discusses Issues Stalling Srinagar Sewerage Project 18 Jul 2019 06:43 (MENAFN - Kashmir Observer) SRINAGAR — Deputy Commissioner Srinagar Dr Shahid Iqbal Choudhary Wednesday convened a meeting to discuss the issues confronting and hampering the completion of the ongoing 135-kilometre sewerage project in Srinagar. The meeting …
  • 5% Of All New Buses To Be Registered As Disabled-Friendly 18 Jul 2019 06:38 (MENAFN - Kashmir Observer) SRINAGAR — Transport Department has decided to make it mandatory that a minimum of 5% of all new public transport buses should be registered as disabled-friendly.  The decision was taken in a high-level meeting chaired by …
  • Defence forces owe Rs 24.5 crore as rent to landowners in J&K 18 Jul 2019 06:37 New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) The Union government owes an outstanding due of Rs 24.5 crore as rent to various land owners in Jammu and Kashmir, the Defence Ministry has informed the Parliament. The outstanding dues are only for land hired by the Defence …
  • Panel Stresses Scientific Disposal Of Bio-Medical Waste 18 Jul 2019 06:16 (MENAFN - Kashmir Observer) SRINAGAR — The Office of Chairman NGT State Level Monitoring Committee today directed the Administrative Secretary, Health & Family Welfare Department to provide detailed information about the status of implementation of Bio …
  • Div Com Reviews Arrangements For Independence Day 18 Jul 2019 05:44 (MENAFN - Kashmir Observer) SRINAGAR — The Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Baseer Ahmad Khan today chaired a high level meeting here to review the arrangements for 73rd Independence Day celebrations across the Kashmir Division. He directed all Deputy …
  • US-based Kashmiri doctors to launch critical care ambulance service in Valley 18 Jul 2019 04:06 Srinagar, July 18 (IANS) Alarmed by the number of road accident deaths in Jammu and Kashmir, a group of US based Kashmiri doctors is all set to provide fully equipped critical care ambulances. “In the absence of emergency service in the ambulances, the US- …
  • Ex-Minister & Senior PDP Leader Khalil Bandh Resigns 17 Jul 2019 22:32 SRINAGAR — Former minister and senior Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) leader Mohammad Khalil Bandh on Wednesday resigned from the basic membership of the party, saying it had "unpended" after the death of former chief minister Mufti Mohammed …
  • Governor Hints At ‘Strengthening' VDCs In Doda 17 Jul 2019 22:31 SRINAGAR — Governor Satya Pal on Wednesday assured a delegation due consideration of its demands including strengthening of Village Defence Committees in Doda district. According to a Raj Bhavan statement, a delegation comprising Dr. Nirmal Kumar Singh, …
  • 935 Foreigners Granted Registration As OCI Cardholders On J&K Address 17 Jul 2019 22:31 SRINAGAR — 935 foreign nationals, who have mentioned their present address as the State of Jammu & Kashmir in the application, have been granted registration as OCI cardholders, Ministry of External Affairs said on Wednesday. Responding to a question …
  • Over 452924 Kanals Of Land In J&K With Army: GoI 17 Jul 2019 22:31 SRINAGAR — 452924.54  kanals land in Jammu and Kashmir is with the different Defence Departments, Wings  and Organisations, Lok Sabha was informed on Wednesday. Responding to a question by National Conference parliamentarian and former High Court judge …
  • Traffic Rules Violated With Impunity: High Court 17 Jul 2019 22:31 SRINAGAR — Observing that traffic rules and regulation are violated with impunity in Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir High Court on Wednesday directed the IGP Traffic Kashmir to submit report to show traffic rules are adhered to in the Valley. Hearing a …
  • North Kashmir: Lashkar Militant Killed In Sopore,Internet Snapped   17 Jul 2019 22:31 SRINAGAR — A militant affiliated with Lashkar-e-Taiba outfit was killed in an encounter with government forces at Gund Brath area of Sopore in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Wednesday, officials said. A police spokesman in a statement issued here …
  • Governor Reshuffles Portfolios Among 5 Advisors   17 Jul 2019 22:31 SRINAGAR — Governor Satya Pal Malik on Wednesday carried out yet another reshuffle in the portfolios of his Advisors following appointment of former IGP Farooq Ahmad Khan as the fifth Advisor recently. An official order issues by the Government said …
  • Drug Abuse Big Challenge For Police: DGP 17 Jul 2019 22:31 SRINAGAR — Director General of Police, Dilbag Singh on Wednesday termed drug abuse as a big challenge for the Police and called for tightening the noose against the persons indulging in the trade. Chairing a review meeting with senior police officers here, …
  • Another senior PDP leader resigns from party 17 Jul 2019 09:46 Srinagar, July 17 (IANS) Another senior Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) leader, Muhammad Khalil Bandh resigned from the party on Wednesday. Three-time minister and former MLA, Khalil Bandh has submitted his resignation from the basic membership of the PDP. …
  • Pro-Pakistan and pro-Caliphate groups fight for Kashmir's 'jihadi' space 17 Jul 2019 07:45 NEW DELHI/SRINAGAR: In a ‘martyrs’ graveyard in Eidgah area of Downtown, two tombstones—one that of Srinagar’s chief cleric Mirwaiz Mohammad Farooq and the other of his assassin, Mohammad Abdullah Bangroo, stand out. The Mirwaiz was a separatist …
  • Jammu & Kashmir: Encounter breaks out between Security forces and militants in Baramulla 17 Jul 2019 07:41 Image Source : PTI Encounter breaks out between Security forces and militants in Kashmir's Baramulla.  An encounter broke out on Wednesday between Security forces and militants in Gund Brath area of Sopore in north Kashmir's Baramulla district. …
  • 'Pulwama Youth Shuns Militancy' 17 Jul 2019 06:18 (MENAFN - Kashmir Observer) SRINAGAR — Police on Tuesday said that one person who had joined the ranks of militants has returned to the mainstream, with the help of community members, family and police in Pulwama district. Police have not disclosed the …
  • Rotavirus Vaccination Immensely Important: Atal Dulloo 17 Jul 2019 05:35 SRINAGAR —  State Level Workshop for introduction of Rotavirus Vaccine was organized at Banquet Hall, Srinagar. Financial Commissioner, Health and Medical Education, Atal Dulloo was the chief guest on the occasion. Speaking on the occasion, Financial …
  • Delhi Police Arrests Jaish Affiliate From Srinagar 17 Jul 2019 05:35 SRINAGAR — Delhi Police arrested Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) affiliate from Srinagar, officials said on Monday. A police official said that the JeM affiliate Bashir Ahmad, a resident of Sopore, was arrested by police from Budshah Chowk area of Srinagar at 6 p.m …
  • AIIMS At Awantipora To Be Completed By Jan 2025: GoI  17 Jul 2019 05:35 SRINAGAR — The two AIIMS, being set up at Awantipora in south Kashmir and Vijaypur in the Jammu province under the Prime Minister’s developmental package for the state, are expected to be completed by January 2023 and 2025 respectively. Respondning to a …
  • Yatra Crosses 2 Lakh Mark  17 Jul 2019 05:34 SRINAGAR — The number of pilgrims visiting the holy cave shrine of Amarnath Tuesday crossed the two-lakh mark as over 11,000 yatris paid obeisance at the  3,880 metre high cave in south Kashmir Himalayas, officials said. "On the 16th day of the …
  • Congress’ Vikramaditya Singh lands in trouble for tweets on 1931 Kashmir agitation 17 Jul 2019 05:31 Congress leader Vikramaditya Singh (File Photo) Congress leader Vikramaditya Singh has landed in trouble over his tweets describing July 13, 1931 martyrs as “rapists, criminals and looters”. Kishtwar Chief Judicial Magistrate Sudhir Khajuria has ordered …
  • Gunfight in J&K’s Sopore 17 Jul 2019 04:45 Srinagar, July 17 (IANS) A gunfight started on Wednesday between the security forces and hiding militants in Jammu and Kashmir’s Sopore area, police said. The gun battle started after security forces comprising special operations group of state po lice ( …
  • Darshan at Amarnath breaks last 4-year record 17 Jul 2019 03:46 Srinagar, July 17 (IANS) With over two lakh pilgrims performing the Amarnath Yatra in the past 16 days, officials said it was the highest number to visit the Himalayan cave shrine during the first forthright in the last four years. On Wednesday, another …
  • JeM terrorist absconding after conviction held 16 Jul 2019 23:14 Ahmad was carrying a reward of Rs 2 lakh on his head, police said. A Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) terrorist, absconding for over four years after being sentenced by the Delhi High Court, has been arrested by the Special Cell of the Delhi Police. The accused, …
  • Passport Bhawan In Srinagar Soon: Official   16 Jul 2019 18:16 SRINAGAR — Passport Office Srinagar has received 1, 27,940 passport applications, since February 2018, out of which 1, 27, 000 Passports have been issued so far. Releasing the data in a press conference here on Monday, Consular Passport, Visa and Overseas …
  • Traffic Management In City:Officials Asked To Speed Up Acquisition Process 16 Jul 2019 18:16 SRINAGAR — Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Baseer Ahmad Khan Monday stressed upon the concerned authorities to speed up the rehabilitation process and clear the pending cases immediately so that the widening work of the city roads takes place at earliest …
  • Delhi Police arrests suspected JeM terrorist Basir Ahmad from Srinagar 16 Jul 2019 09:12 The police had announced a reward of Rs 2 lakh on information leading to the arrest of Jaish terrorist Basir Ahmad. New Delhi: A team of Delhi Police's Special Cell arrested a Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorist from Jammu and Kashmir's Srinagar on Tuesday. …
  • JeM terrorist carrying Rs 2 lakh bounty on head arrested from Srinagar 16 Jul 2019 07:25 Image Source : PTI JeM terrorist arrested by Delhi Police A terrorist of the Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) was arrested by the special cell of Delhi Police early on Tuesday. The militant was identified as Basir Ahmad and was arrested from Srinagar in Jammu and …
  • Delhi Police Arrests Jaish-e-Mohammed Terrorist From Srinagar 16 Jul 2019 06:30 JeM terrorist Basir Ahmad, carrying a reward of Rs 2 lakh for his arrest, was found in Srinagar New Delhi: The special cell of the Delhi Police has arrested a Jaish-e-Mohammed or JeM terrorist from Srinagar today. The police was on the lookout for Basir …
  • Suspected JeM terrorist Basir Ahmad arrested by Delhi Police in Srinagar 16 Jul 2019 06:10 By PTI NEW DELHI: A suspected member of terrorist group Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) has been arrested by the Special Cell of Delhi Police, officials said Tuesday. The accused, Basir Ahmad, was held from Srinagar. He was carrying a reward of Rs two lakh on his …
  • J&K Governor skips Martyrs’ Day function in Srinagar 15 Jul 2019 12:21 Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik (Express Photo by Praveen Jain) Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik skipped the Martyrs’ Day function in Srinagar on Saturday. However, his advisor Khursheed Ahmad Ganai and other administration officials …
  • Shalby Hospital Announces Monthly OPD In Srinagar 14 Jul 2019 05:05 (MENAFN - Kashmir Observer) SRINAGAR — Shalby chain of multi-specialty hospitals on Saturday announced to start its Joint Replacement OPD at Srinagar. Addressing a press conference at Kashmir Press Club, Srinagar, Dr Pranay & Dr Bhalla (Dr Vikram Shah…
  • Restrictions in parts of Srinagar to prevent separatist protests 13 Jul 2019 09:25 Authorities imposed restrictions in parts of Srinagar city on Saturday to prevent separatistcalled protests in connection with the Martyrs Day. July 13 is observed as Martyrs Day in Jammu and Kashmir to remember those killed in the firing outside the …
  • Amarnath Yatra suspended from Jammu to Srinagar amid shutdown call 13 Jul 2019 06:55 Jammu: The Amarnath Yatra was suspended on Saturday with no pilgrim allowed to move towards the Kashmir Valley from Jammu due to a separatist-called protest shutdown, police said. "Taking stock of the law and order situation because the protest …
  • AGES opens Srinagar office for Valley students seeking admissions abroad 12 Jul 2019 12:12 Srinagar, July 12 (IANS) Apex global education service (AGES), a franchise of CANAM consultants, on Friday opened its branch office here in Jammu and Kashmir. The AGES branch office was inaugurated by Jammu and Kashmir Private Schools Association President …
  • Restrictions imposed in Srinagar to prevent separatist protests, CRPF deployed 12 Jul 2019 10:52 Image Source : PTI Restrictions imposed in Srinagar to prevent separatist protests, CRPF deployed. Authorities imposed restrictions in an area in Srinagar on Friday to prevent separatist protests on the death anniversary of a local militant. Police sources …
  • Dukhtaran-e-Millat Chief Asiya Andrabi's Srinagar house used for terrorist activities: NIA 11 Jul 2019 22:59 Kashmiri separatist Asiya AndrabiROUF BHAT/AFP/Getty Images The National Investigation Agency(NIA) has attached the house and other residential property of the Dukhtaran-e-Millat chief Asiya Andrabi under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act …
  • Jammu-Srinagar highway: No ban on civilian traffic movement, says J&K government 11 Jul 2019 03:17 Image Source : PTI Jammu-Srinagar highway: No ban on civilian traffic movement Jammu and Kashmir government Wednesday said there was no ban on civilian traffic movement due to ongoing Amarnath yatra but traffic was being regulated to avoid any congestion …
  • WATCH: Kashmiris celebrate India's Cricket World Cup exit in Srinagar 10 Jul 2019 20:04 Twitte­rati also mercil­essly troll Men in Blue over defeat at the hands of New Zealan­d Twitterati also mercilessly troll Indian team on defeat at the hands of New Zealand . SCREENGRAB: YOUTUBE Soon after India’s Cricket World Cup dream was shattered by …
  • NIA Attaches Residence of Asiya Andrabi In Srinagar 10 Jul 2019 07:45 SRINAGAR — National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Wednesday attached the residence of incarcerated chief of Dukhtaran e Millat Asiya Andrabi located in Soura area of Srinagar under unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act. NIA sleuths assisted by police and …
  • NIA attaches properties of Kashmiri separatist leader Asiya Andrabi in Srinagar 10 Jul 2019 05:52 Srinagar: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Wednesday attached the property belonging to Kashmiri separatist leader Asiya Andrabi here for allegedly supporting terror activities. According to the officials, there is no search being carried out.   …
  • NIA attaches properties of Kashmiri separatist Asiya Andrabi in Srinagar 10 Jul 2019 05:33
  • J&K Bank Commissions ATM At Srinagar Airport 09 Jul 2019 19:32 SRINAGAR — Ensuring easy access to cash and other banking services at prominent public places, J&K Bank Tuesday commissioned an Automated Teller Machine (ATM) in the departure area of the Srinagar International Airport terminal building. J&K Bank …
  • Confusion created by IAF officer in ATC blamed for Mi-17 chopper crash over Srinagar 08 Jul 2019 16:47 Court of Inquiry into the accident was completed once but had to be reopened as officers facing trial wanted to question more witnesses. Srinagar: Confusion created by an IAF officer in the Air Traffic Control (ATC) could have been the main reason behind …
  • Confusion created by IAF officer in ATC being blamed for Mi-17 chopper crash over Srinagar 08 Jul 2019 15:53
  • Burhan Wani's 3rd death anniversary: Shutdown in Srinagar today 08 Jul 2019 06:59 Additional security forces were deployed in sensitive areas to foil any protest and maintain law and order in the Valley. Srinagar: All shops, schools and colleges are closed and public transport is off the roads in Srinagar due to a shutdown called to …
  • Srinagar Kitty to be seen as black magician 08 Jul 2019 06:20 By Express News Service Sharan’s upcoming film, Avatar Purusha, directed by Suni will feature Srinagar Kitty in a guest appearance. The film, made under the banner of Pushkar Films, is currently being shot, and the makers made the actor’s birthday a …
  • Convoys of security forces not allowed on Srinagar-Jammu highway today 08 Jul 2019 05:00 Image Source : PTI Convoys of security forces not allowed on Srinagar-Jammu highway today The convoys of security forces will not be allowed to pass through the Srinagar-Jammu national highway on Monday, a police spokesman said on Sunday. Stating no reason …
  • Srinagar mayor Junaid Azim Mattu diagnosed with bone marrow disorder 07 Jul 2019 22:32 Srinagar Mayor Junaid Azim Mattu. Srinagar Mayor and Junaid Azim Mattu on Sunday said he had been diagnosed with a bone marrow disorder after medical investigations in New Delhi. “After some recent health issues and consequent investigations in Delhi, I’ve …