DC Kupwara chairs Disaster Management  Meet, Reviews Preparedness

Deputy Commissioner Kupwara, Khalid Jahangir  today chaired a meeting of various concerned officers to discuss District Disaster Management Plan(DDMP) and to review the  disaster preparedness in the district. Meeting... Read more »

Avalanche hits Jawahar tunnel, Jammu-Srinagar highway closed

The Jammu-Srinagar highway was closed on Tuesday following landslides and snowfall and reports of an avalanche hitting the highway in the Jawahar Tunnel area. A team has been rushed... Read more »

2 terrorists killed in Shopian, encounter underway; top Hizbul commander among those holed up

A fierce gunfight has broken out between security forces and terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir’s Shopian district, a day after another encounter in Budgam. The attack comes just days... Read more »

Rains lash part of Jammu, snowfall in Kashmir

Heavy rains and light to moderate fresh snowfall occurred in Jammu and Kashmir Tuesday. While heavy to moderate rains lashed majorly in Jammu, light to moderate snowfall occurred in... Read more »

Rupee rises 5 paise against dollar to 71.23

The rupee edged 5 paise higher to 71.23 against the US dollar in early session at the interbank forex market Tuesday on fresh selling of the American currency by... Read more »

J-K govt sets up panel for school infrastructure

The Jammu and Kashmir’s administration has set up a panel for implementation of saturation of toilets, drinking water and electricity in government schools in the state, a senior official... Read more »

SMC Dy Mayor injured during councillor’s session, hospitalised

Deputy Mayor of Srinagar Municipal Corporation Sheikh Imran received injuries when one of the councillors threw a cup at him during councillor session of SMC on Monday. Official sources... Read more »

J-K Police launches special drive against child labour in Katra rescues 7 children

 Jammu and Kashmir Police has launched a special drive against child labour in the state’s Katra city and rescued seven children, an official said Monday.  A police team and the... Read more »