In a significant decision aimed at building capacities to
effectively meet furies of nature, Chief Minister, Mufti Mohammad Sayeed, Friday
granted approval to the first-ever State Disaster Management Plan to reduce the
vulnerability to hazards and enhance human and instit ...
An aged man was injured after he was attacked by a bear in
North Kashmir’s Bandipora district, police said on Friday.
A bear attacked and injured the 60 years old Mohammad Sultan
Mir son of Iqbal Mir resident of Malangam Aloosa at Malangam Aloosa Bandipora.
The inju ...
A deputation of legislators and prominent citizens led by
Deputy Chairman Legislative Council, Jahangir Hussain Mir called on Minister
for Education, Naeem Akhtar on Friday demanding establishment of Madrassa Board
in the State, an official statement said.
The delegati ...
With an aim to
commemorate the first anniversary of September 2014, floods, worst in Kashmir’s
living memory, the Centre for Research and Development Policy (CRDP) will
organise a 2-day conclave in Srinagar on 6 and 7 September, 2015.
The seminar will look
at the crit ...
Home Minister Rajnath
Singh Friday trained guns at the previous Congress-led United Progressive
Alliance (UPA) on its policy on terrorism while giving a statement in Lok Sabha
over the recent Gurdaspur attack, reports said.
"I would like to
ask everyone to remember ho ...
Three day Jammu bandh
started from Friday amidst clashes between BJP activists and members of
Coordination Committee on AIIMS, compelling police to use tear smoke shells
against the stone pelting people, reports said.
committee had announced three-day ...
Police on Friday
arrested Hurriyat (M) spokesman advocate Shahid-ul-Islam, Hilal Ahmad War,
Javed Ahmad Mir along with many activists as they tried to organize a protest
in the Lal Chowk area of Srinagar against the continuous imprisonment of dozens
of Kashmiri separatis ...
Two doctors were
suspended by Deputy Commissioner Bandipora Dr Shah Faesal after scores of attendants
in the District Hospital Friday staged protests inside hospital against the alleged
absence of the medicos.
Attendants alleged that by 11:30 am none of
the doctor wa ...
Reports said that four
Indian national have haven abducted in Libya, allegedly by ISIS militants.
The Indians were
teaching at the university, according to a news Channel reports on Friday.
"No ransom demand
has been made yet. We are trying to ascertain their wherea ...
Amid tight security, a
batch of 418 pilgrims Friday left for the cave shrine of Amarnath in the south
As many as 3,11,990 pilgrims
have visited the shrine till last evening during this year's pilgrimage.
The batch 357 men, 59
women, and ...
A soldier shot himself
with his service rifle late Thursday inside a barrack in Jammu, police said on
identified as Gokula Kumar, resident of Kollam (Kerala), shot himself with his
service rifle inside the Chatha camp in Jammu city," police said. ...