Jammu

Two laborers killed, three others injured in Ramban mishap

Two laborers killed, three others injured in Ramban mishap

Bus carrying Rail project laborers plunges into gorge at Sangaldan Ramban, Apr 09 : Two laborers were killed while three others sustained serious injuries after a bus carrying workers of a railway project met with an accident at Bralla in Gool Sub Division of Ramban district. Officials told the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO) that […]

4350 persons lodged in Jammu & Kashmir’s jails

4350 persons lodged in Jammu & Kashmir’s jails

209 under detention Nasir Azam Srinagar, Apr 09 : As many 4350 persons were languishing in jails of Jammu & Kashmir Union Territory by the end of February this year, official data reveals. The data accessed by the Srinagar-based news gathering agency lays bare that 4212 males and 138 females were languishing in 13 jails of […]

Jammu has emerged as education hub of north India: Union minister

Jammu has emerged as education hub of north India: Union minister

KD Desk New Delhi : Union Minister Jitendra Singh on Friday said Jammu region has emerged as the education hub of north India over the last seven years after Narendra Modi took over as the country’s prime minister. He said projects sanctioned simultaneously for Jammu and Srinagar have taken off in the winter capital but […]

242 employees found absent, 11 offices found locked in Kishtwar

242 employees found absent, 11 offices found locked in Kishtwar

Kishtwar, Apr 09 : Deputy Commissioner Kishtwar Ashok Sharma Friday constituted various teams at tehsil and Sub division level to conduct surprise inspections to check attendance in the offices. During the inspection conducted by various teams in the district, 242 employees were found absent, while 11 offices were found locked. Acting touch against the defaulting […]

‘Militant’ arrested by NIA at Jammu airport

‘Militant’ arrested by NIA at Jammu airport

NIA official from New Delhi says individual arrested Srinagar, Apr 08 : The National Investigation Agency on Thursday arrested a militant at Jammu airport, sources said. Sources said that the NIA today arrested a militant of Jammu and Kashmir Gaznavi Force outfit. Meanwhile, a top official of NIA confirmed news agency KNO over phone from […]

ZEPO Who Called Teacher Sporting Beard ‘Big Militant’ Attached

ZEPO Who Called Teacher Sporting Beard ‘Big Militant’ Attached

MS Nazki Poonch, April 08 : Director School Education Jammu has “attached” with CEO Rajouri the ZEPO Surankote who allegedly called a teacher sporting beard as ‘big militant’ and also allegedly entered mosque without removing shoes in Pponch district last week. “Pending decision on the enquiry report as submitted by the enquiry committee constituted by […]

Prisoner found hanging inside bathroom in Kathua jail

Prisoner found hanging inside bathroom in Kathua jail

Kathua, Apr 08 : A prisoner who was lodged in district Jail Kathua was found hanging inside a bathroom under mysterious conditions on Thursday. An official told the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO) that the prisoner was found hanging with a bed-sheet inside the bathroom in the wee hours today. He identified the deceased prisoner […]

Srinagar bound traffic on highway tomorrow

Srinagar bound traffic on highway tomorrow

Srinagar, Apr 07 : Jammu-Srinagar highway, the only surface link connecting Kashmir Valley with the rest of the world, shall be open for one-way traffic on Thursday. “Subject to fair weather and better road conditions, LMVs (passenger) shall be allowed from Jammu towards Srinagar on Jammu-Srinagar highway,” a traffic department official said in a statement. […]

Alert sounded as security forces recover suspicious bag in Rajouri

Alert sounded as security forces recover suspicious bag in Rajouri

Jammu, Apr 06 : A security alert was sounded in Rajouri after a bag, lying suspiciously near an army hospital in Rajouri district was recovered on late Monday, officials said here. Officials told the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO) that a suspicious black coloured backpack was found lying near the main gate of General Hospital […]

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