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Civilian killed in Army ambush in Kupwara, Police...

Javid Ahmad

Srinagar, Dec 17: A civilian was killed in the firing during the ambush laid by Army in Kupwara triggering massive clashes in the frontier district.The civilian, Asif Iqbal Bhat, 24, was killed in an army ambush at Thandipora village of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district last night. A driver, Asif, according to local sources, received head injury due to bullet allegedly fired by Army in an ambush when he came out of his home to ferry a local patient to a hospital.“The moment he came out of hiRead
Govt orders magisterial probe

Govt orders magisterial probe

SrinagarThe government has ordered probe to investigate killing of civilian in north Kashmir&...Read

Geelani describes killing ‘brutal’, Mirwaiz says ‘ blo

Geelani describes killing ‘brutal’, Mirwaiz says ...

Rising Kashmir News

SrinagarThe separatist leaders reacted sharply over the killing of civilian at Kupwara with H...Read

CM grieved, seeks speedy probe

CM grieved, seeks speedy probe

JammuChief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti has expressed grief over the death of a youth at Kupwa...Read

Kupwara youth’s killing provides ammo to Oppn to fire

Kupwara youth’s killing provides ammo to Oppn to ...

Rising Kashmir News

SrinagarOpposition parties including National Conference and Congress Sunday condemned the ki...Read

Musharraf hails LeT, JuD militants as

Musharraf hails LeT, JuD militants as 'patriotic'...

PTI

Karachi, Dec 17 Hailing LeT and JuD militant groups as "patriotic", former military dictator Pervez M...Read

Pahalgam, Kargil experience coldest night of season

Pahalgam, Kargil experience coldest night of seas...

SrinagarCold wave tightened its grip over Kashmir as the night temperature decreased by sever...Read

PDC sells Baglihar power to Uttar Pradesh Corporation

PDC sells Baglihar power to Uttar Pradesh Corpora...

Sameer Showkin Lone

Srinagar:The Power Development Corporation (PDC) is selling the electricity from 450 megawatt ...Read

8 killed, 44 injured in suicide attack on church in Pa

8 killed, 44 injured in suicide attack on church ...

Sajjad Hussain

Karachi/Islamabad, Dec 17Heavily-armed terrorists struck at a church during a Sunday midday service in the res...Read

Missing Army man’s body recovered

Missing Army man’s body recovered

Rising Kashmir News

SrinagarThe body of an Army man, who went missing during an avalanche six days ago in Nowgam,...Read

All eyes on Gujarat as stage set for counting today

All eyes on Gujarat as stage set for counting tod...

PTI

Ahmedabad, Dec 17Counting of votes will be held Monday for the Gujarat Assembly polls, considered a pr...Read

Rana questions BJP’s silence over Amarnath, Vaishno De

Rana questions BJP’s silence over Amarnath, Vaish...

Jammu

National Conference Provincial President, Devender Singh Rana, on Sunday questioned t...Read

Killing militants alone won’t solve problems, JK needs

Killing militants alone won’t solve problems, JK ...

Rising Kashmir News

Panaji, Dec 16:Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti, Saturday said that the state needs a "healing touch" ...Read

News

Kashmir’s dental care in shambles due to dearth of den

Kashmir’s dental care in shambles due to dearth o...

'Mansoor Peer '

'Srinagar: 'Due to the dearth of dental surgeons in hundreds of government hospitals and health centers across Kashmir valley, the dental care system has remained a big causality as patient hailing from far off places have to travel long distances and spend large sums for... Read

Rasam e Qul (Shahrum) today

Begum late Dr Muhammad Ramzan of Magarmal Bagh passed a...Read

Rahul Gandhi understands pulse of J...

Srinagar:The Congress party on Sunday said that the new Congress...Read

ED’s notice to Geelani meant to har...

Srinagar: Terming the Enforcement Directorate’s (ED’s...Read

City

Who owns City’s Ali Jan Plaza, ask clueless traders

Who owns City’s Ali Jan Plaza, ask clueless trade...

'Irfan Yattoo'

'Srinagar:'With the State government’s failure over claiming Dr Ali Jan Plaza on busy Maulana Azad Road in business nerve centre, Lal Chowk area, traders and shopkeepers at the Plaza are clueless about whom to pay their monthly rent.The treaders accused that the st... Read

Edu Min offers condolences to decea...

SRINAGAR: Minister for Education Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari toda...Read

3 gamblers arrested

Srinagar:Srinagar police has arrested three gamblers and recover...Read

Altaf Bukhari inaugurates Rakh-e-Ar...

SRINAGAR:Minister for Education Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari toda...Read

Kashmir

14 crore PAN cards linked to Aadhaar: UIDAI

14 crore PAN cards linked to Aadhaar: UIDAI

'PTI'

'New Delhi:'Close to 14 crore out of about 30 crore Permanent Account Numbers (PANs) have so far been linked to the national digital ID Aadhaar, according to a top government official.The situation on linking of bank accounts to the biometric identifier is better, with 70... Read

DC Anantnag reviews developmental s...

Anantnag: The District Development Commissioner, Anantnag, Mohamm...Read

Awareness camp organized at Pulwama

Pulwama:Labour Department Pulwama today organised a day-long aw...Read

Vakil asks people to fight dynasty ...

Jammu: President “Jammu Kashmir Bachao Tehreek” an...Read

Jammu

NGT clarification on Amarnath Yatra ‘more intrusive’;

NGT clarification on Amarnath Yatra ‘more intrusi...

'Rising Kashmir News'

'JAMMU:'Terming clarification of the National Green Tribunal over its order on Amarnath Yatra “invasive on the religious affairs”, National Conference Provincial President, Devender Singh Rana, on Friday said “commandments of any kind on the matters ... Read

Over 1100 ReTs regularized in Jammu...

JAMMU: The Government has regularized the services of 1193 eli...Read

Dy CM for timely completion of deve...

JAMMU: Deputy Chief Minister, Dr Nirmal Singh, on Friday calle...Read

Govt assigns academic streams, facu...

JAMMU: The Government on Friday approved six engineering strea...Read

Editorial

A laudable step

A laudable step

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''The Jammu and Kashmir Bank has offered employment and cash assistance to the next of kin of the two security guards who were killed by gunmen recently while discharging their professional duty. While the decision to help the families who have suffered from an ... Read

Humiliating setback

The division bench of Jammu and Kashmir High Court has ...Read

Cashing in on cash

A senior bank official revealed on Tuesday that the cas...Read

Snow pangs

Minor snowfall of few inches has again brought the focu...Read

Opinion

Deepening hate crimes against Muslims

Deepening hate crimes against Muslims

'Suhail Ahmad'

''Suhail Ahmad When a Muslim labourer Mohammed Afrazul was hacked and burned to death, it was not the first case of anti-Muslim hate crime in the state of Rajasthan and certainly not in India. Now it seems the country has grown numb to repeated instances of hate... Read

Jamaat: Serving the moral cause of ...

With the emphasis on overall development, Jamaat-e-Isla...Read

Urdu has no religion

Yet again Urdu is being linked to one community. This f...Read

Govt Coaching: A move towards no wi...

As a significant part of continuous reformation process...Read

Business

J&K Tourism marks its presence in ITM Jaipur to boost

J&K Tourism marks its presence in ITM Jaipur to b...

'Rising Kashmir News'

'JAIPUR DECEMBER 16:'Marking its presence in India Travel Mart at Rajasthan, J&K Tourism department participated in the mart which was inaugurated by Director Tourism Jammu, Smita Sethi along with Assistant Director Tourism Rupali Mahajan at B. M Birla Auditorium, Jaipur in th... Read

Strictly adhere to austerity measur...

Jammu, Dec 16: The Jammu and Kashmir government has asked all the coop...Read

‘Career Fest’ held in Baramulla

District Employment and Counseling Centre Baramulla Sat...Read

Job fair held in Budgam

BUDGAM, DECEMBER 16: District Employment and Counseling Centre Budgam toda...Read

Sports

Winter Sports begins in Gulmarg

Winter Sports begins in Gulmarg

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' Srinagar:'The department of tourismSundaykick started winter sports activities at Gulmarg with the Snowshoeing and the skiing. Director tourism Kashmir Mahmood A Shah flagged off the snowshoe run at1:30 pmnear ski shop and the athletes ran 7km on beaten track. Later the... Read

Wular XI, Muzzafarbad United win ma...

Doha: Doha: Kashmir Qatar Cricket League began with two exciting ma...Read

MLA Cup Sangrama Resumes

Kreeri: MLA Cup Sangrama T20 Tournament resumed with the same f...Read

Hussaini sports club celebrates int...

Srinagar:JK Hussaini Sports Club celebrated International Mounta...Read

Viewpoint

Kashmiri Pandits: The curious case of ‘Homeland’

Kashmiri Pandits: The curious case of ‘Homeland’

'YoginderKandhari'

''yoginder.kandhari@gmail.com It is now close to three decades that Kashmiri Pandits (KPs) hounded out of their homes in Kashmir by some armed men have been condemned to live as refugees in their own country. Successive governments often promise to reverse this ... Read

Reforming college semester system

safeer.hist@gmail.com Honourable Education Minister I w...Read

Minutes from Doomsday

The Express Tribune The doomsday clock, maintained by t...Read

‘Caged Media’

International Federation of Journalists has released a ...Read

Responses

Bus service

Bus service

'Dear Editor,'

''This is regarding the bus service and route permits issued by the authorities. There are several areas where there is no public bus service due to which people have to suffer. Many years ago there used to be a regular bus service from Lal Chowk to Kursoo Rajba... Read

Low voltage

This is regarding the low voltage power supplied by the...Read

Repair road

This is regarding the pathetic condition of Residency R...Read

10th Class Results

This is regarding the 10th class examination results wh...Read

Art and Culture

Keeping Rabab alive a struggle for Kashmiri musicians

Keeping Rabab alive a struggle for Kashmiri music...

'Abhishek Saha'

'SRINAGAR -'When a friend left for Kabul in the summer of 2016, Nazir Ganaie, a Srinagar-based Press Officer with the government and music aficionado, lost no time in doing what he had been waiting for ages: order a rabab, a lute-like instrument having 16–17 strings... Read

Radio connects me to Rabab making, ...

BANDIPORA:For 55-year-old, Muhammad Abdullah Najar of north Kashm...Read

Art-Think, 2-day Kashmir Music Conc...

Srinagar:The two-day Kashmir conclave-2017 starting from Saturda...Read

Jashn-e-Rekhta: A passion project

In recent times, Delhi has shown an appreciation of Urd...Read

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