Kashmir

Leopard found dead in Soafshali Kokernag

Leopard found dead in Soafshali Kokernag

Waris Shah Anantnag, Oct 19 : A leopard was found dead in Kokernag area of south Kashmir’s Anantnag district, officials told GNS on Tuesday. Sources told GNS some villagers noticed the carcass of full grown leopard lying in the bushes of Kogamnard Soafshali forest area of Kokernag and informed concerned officials. Later a team of […]

Army flags off cycling expedition to visit 100 border villages in J&K, HP

Army flags off cycling expedition to visit 100 border villages in J&K, HP

The Army on Tuesday flagged off a cycle expedition that will cover a distance of 525 kilometres in 13 days and visit 100 border villages of Jammu and Kashmir and Himachal Pradesh to reconnect with veterans and ‘Veer Naris’, an official said. The expedition by the Jammu-based Tiger Division, also aimed at motivating young people […]

Police arrests drug peddler in Ganderbal, contraband recovered

Police arrests drug peddler in Ganderbal, contraband recovered

GANDERBAL : A snap naka was established at Beehama Ganderbal by SHO Police Station Ganderbal under the supervision of DySP HQRS Ganderbal, during naka checking one person tried to flee but alert Naka Manpower chased and apprehended him tactfully. The identity of the said person is ascertained as Irshad Ahmad Mir S/O Ali Mohd Mir […]

Recent attacks in J&K part of a strategy by militant groups, say NIA sources

Recent attacks in J&K part of a strategy by militant groups, say NIA sources

New Delhi : Security agencies are on their toes after finding a blog that mentions a strategy to carry out attacks on non-locals in Kashmir.The blog was blocked immediately, but it mentioned a strategy to execute non-locals, said a senior official. The official added that the National Investigation Agency (NIA) found that killers executing ‘lone […]

22 PSA detainees from Kashmir shifted to high-security Agra Jail

22 PSA detainees from Kashmir shifted to high-security Agra Jail

Haroon Nabi Srinagar, Oct 19 : Twenty two Public safety Act (PSA) detainees from Kashmir Valley were shifted to high-security Agra jail, in Uttar Pradesh on Monday, official sources said. Official sources told news agency Kashmir Dot Com (KDC) that Twenty two detainees have been shifted outside Jammu and Kashmir on Monday by the government […]

Cold storage units prove profitable for apple growers

Cold storage units prove profitable for apple growers

Jahangeer Ganaie Shopian, Oct 18 : After earning good profit on the produce that was kept in the cold storage units last year, growers are keen to keep more produce in the cold storage units this season also. Growers from different areas of South Kashmir told news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO) that in 2019, they […]

Prof. Farooq Shah assumes charge as In charge VC CUK

Prof. Farooq Shah assumes charge as In charge VC CUK

Ganderbal, Oct 18 : Prof. Farooq Ahmad Shah, Dean School of Management Studies and Director Research and Development, Monday took over the charge as In Charge Vice Chancellor, Central University of Kashmir (CUK). Prof. Farooq Ahmad Shah, took over, after Prof. Mehraj ud Din Mir, demitted the office, following completion of his term as the […]

Mobile internet services suspended in parts of Kashmir as precautionary measure

Mobile internet services suspended in parts of Kashmir as precautionary measure

Srinagar October 18: Mobile internet services were suspended in parts of Kashmir as a precautionary measure in the Valley on Monday. The districts include Srinagar’s Anchar, Eidgah, Qamarwari, Soura, MR Gung, Nowhatta, SafaKadal, Bagyass, Kulgam’s Wahpoh, Qaimoh and Pulwama’s Litter. This comes amid recent civilian killings in Kashmir. Eleven civilians have been murdered by militants […]

Overcharging, exploitation of tourists shall not be allowed: Div Com Kashmir

Overcharging, exploitation of tourists shall not be allowed: Div Com Kashmir

Srinagar, Oct 18 : The overcharging and exploitation of tourists by Transporters, Hoteliers and Pony wallas shall not be allowed as it affects tourism sector. Besides, there has to be uniform and fixed rates for services at every tourist destination to stop fleecing of tourists. This was said by Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Pandurang K Pole while […]

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