Students from Kargil demand competitive entrance exam centers in Ladakh

Students from Kargil demand competitive entrance exam centers in Ladakh

All Ladakh Students Coordination Committee Kargil today staged a protest march in Kargil demanding setting up of UPSC, JKSSRB, JKPSC, SSC and other university level entrance examination centers in both districts of Ladakh region. Various organizations including Islamia School Kargil,...
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Zojila Pass reopens for traffic; 800 stranded vehicles move towards Sonamarg

Zojila Pass reopens for traffic; 800 stranded vehicles move towards Sonamarg

After four days of closure, Srinagar-Leh Highway today reopened for vehicular traffic. The road was closed on 5th November after heavy snowfall at Zojila Pass. Hundreds of vehicles and passengers were stranded on both sides of the pass. In Drass...
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Illicit liquor seized in Kargil, 5 arrested

Illicit liquor seized in Kargil, 5 arrested

To check social evils in Kargil, District Police Kargil yesterday raided some dhabas at Kabbadi Nala and Byamathang and recovered 574 bottles of illicit liquor. The police was accompanied by Baseej-e-Imam (The volunteer youth organization of Imam Khomeini Memo...
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Pashkum bi-election concludes peacefully, results on Oct 10

Pashkum bi-election concludes peacefully, results on Oct 10

The Ladakh Autonomous Hill Development Council (LAHDC) Kargil’s bi-election for Pashkum constituency which had fallen vacant after elected member resigned concluded peacefully yesterday and result are scheduled to be declared on Oct 10. Political crisis in L...
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NYC Kargil demands regularization, stage protest

NYC Kargil demands regularization, stage protest

National Youth Crops Union Kargil today staged protest at Gryal Khatoon Park  Byamathang against the government for “ignoring” their demand of regularization. The protesters chanting slogans in support and solidarity of National Youth Crops Union Kashmir....
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Book to promote tourism in Kargil released by CEC LAHDC

Book to promote tourism in Kargil released by CEC LAHDC

The Dream Land -a book written by noted tourism expert Mohammed Hamza was released by Chief Executive Councilor LAHDC Kargil, yesterday. The book release ceremony was held at Auditorium Hall Kargil, where among others, Executive Councilor Aga Syed Abass Rizvi,...
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Protests erupt in Kargil after taxi drivers assaulted in Leh

Protests erupt in Kargil after taxi drivers assaulted in Leh

The recent agreement between Leh and Kargil taxi unions brokered by Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Asgar Samoon was severed last night after five taxi drivers were attacked at Leh Taxi Stand by unknown people. The attack resulted in injuries to three...
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Cloudburst damages 20 houses in Kargil

Cloudburst damages 20 houses in Kargil

At least 20 residential houses were damaged after a cloudburst struck Choskore Wakha village in Kargil district Tuesday night. Official sources said that the cloudburst triggered flash floods in Choskore Wakha village, some 42 kilometers from main Kargil town....
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Cloud burst damaged 20 houses in Kargil

Cloud burst damaged 20 houses in Kargil

At least 20 residential houses were damaged after a cloud burst struck Choskore Wakha village in Kargil district on Tuesday night. Official sources told CNS that a cloud burst sparked flash floods in Choskore Wakha village, some 42 kilometers from...
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Vijay Diwas celebrations to kick start in Drass on Saturday

Vijay Diwas celebrations to kick start in Drass on Saturday

The elaborate celebrations to mark the 15th anniversary of India’s victory in Kargil War, also called as Vijay Diwas, will commence here from on Saturday when senior officers and ex-servicemen will remember those who put down their lives while defending....
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