Failure to provide security to panchayat members threatens to disturb the peace in J&K

Failure to provide security to panchayat members threatens to disturb the peace in J&K

Neither the Omar Abdullah government nor the home ministry seems to be willing or able to come to grips with the gravity of an ominous development in Jammu & Kashmir: repeated militant attacks on panchayat members that is forcing more...
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Snowfall halts traffic on Srinagar-Jammu highway

Snowfall halts traffic on Srinagar-Jammu highway

SRINAGAR: The Kashmir Valley on Saturday experienced fresh snowfall, forcing authorities to close the Srinagar-Jammu highway. Light snowfall started here and other towns of the valley in the morning. There were reports of moderate snowfall in the higher reache...
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Nano To Be Common Man’s Auto Rickshaw In JK

Nano To Be Common Man’s Auto Rickshaw In JK

Srinagar, Jan 11: Jammu and Kashmir may become the first state to use the “dream car” – Tata Nano, in commercial segment as mini-taxi. State Transport Department in this regard has received applications here seeking permission to run Nano in...
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India ‘provoked Kashmir clash after woman crossed LoC’

India ‘provoked Kashmir clash after woman crossed LoC’

Two Indian newspapers have suggested the army may have provoked recent fatal clashes in the disputed Kashmir region. The reports say commanders breached a ceasefire accord by ordering new observation posts on the dividing Line of Control (LoC) after a...
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Fresh Snowfall Breaks Chill

Fresh Snowfall Breaks Chill

One-Way Traffic On Highway Today Srinagar, Jan 9: Fresh snowfall in parts of Kashmir Tuesday brought some respite from the extreme cold conditions as the minimum temperature rose above the freezing point with weatherman forecasting fresh snowfall and rains acr...
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2 Dies, 2 Injured In Road Mishaps

2 Dies, 2 Injured In Road Mishaps

Srinagar, January 09: Two persons died and two others were injured in different road accidents in Valley. An unidentified Santro Car hit Mohammad Ashraf Dar, age 18 years, son of Ghulam Mohammad resident of Marval, Pulwama at Railway Tunnel, Tengen...
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NC Reminds New Delhi of Plebiscite

NC Reminds New Delhi of Plebiscite

Says Centre Deceived, Backstabbed Kashmiris; Asks GOI To Fulfill Nehru’s Promise Srinagar, Jan 8: Accusing New Delhi of backstabbing the Kashmiri leadership time and again, National Conference (NC) Tuesday asked the Government of India to fulfill the promise...
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From Kashmir to Kotla: Parvez Rasool, once detained as a militant suspect, is the new posterboy of cricket in J&K

From Kashmir to Kotla: Parvez Rasool, once detained as a militant suspect, is the new posterboy of cricket in J&K

His dreams took flight amid gunfire and bloodshed but Parveez Rasool, the first cricketer from the valley to be picked for the India A team, was so enamoured by the 22-yard strip that he can’t remember the violence that scarred...
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Taliban Vows To Unleash Jihad In Kashmir, Implement Sharia

Taliban Vows To Unleash Jihad In Kashmir, Implement Sharia

Top Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan leader Wali Ur Rehman, in a rare video appearance, has pledged to send fighters to Kashmir and wage a struggle for the implementation of Sharia rule in India. The United States had earlier announced a $5 million...
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PDD To Outsource Power Distribution In JK

PDD To Outsource Power Distribution In JK

Move Aimed To ‘Arrest T&D Losses, Curb Power Theft’ Srinagar, Jan 7: After failing to bring down Transmission and Distribution (T&D) losses in the State, the Power Development Department has decided to outsource distribution of electricity across J...
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