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Four killed after car plunges into gorge on Kashmir highway

Four killed after car plunges into gorge on Kashmir highway

Four people were killed in a road accident on Srinagar-Jammu highway in Ramban district of Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday. Reports said that a car rolled down a deep gorge near Kela Morh on Banihal-Jammu highway. Further details awaited. Soldier critically injured in sniper fire by Pakistan on LoC near Keran Kupwara Soldier critically injured

South Kashmir militant may be named Abu Ismail successor in Lashkar

Following the killing of Abu Ismail, Lashkar-e-Taiba’s operational commander in Kashmir, in an encounter at Aaribagh last week, police officials said the terror outfit is likely to nominate local commander Zeenat-ul-islam as the new operational chief. Zeenat-ul-Islam is from south Kashmir and is operating in the region with another commander Waseem Shah after two commanders,

Home Secretary and DG Prison inaugrated Special Jail Pulwama

Principal Secretary Home, R.K. Goyal and Director General J&K Prisons Department, S.K.Mishra, Monday , visited the special Jail Pulwama to review the security and management of the Jail. They were accompanied by DIG South Kashmir S.P. Pani, DDC Pulwama, Ghulam Mohammad Dar and SSP Pulwama Mohammad Aslam Bhat and other officers of the department. While

Will Dalai Lama be asked to leave?, asks Omar

Lashing out at people for demanding deportation of Rohingya Muslims from the country, former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah asked if those plugging their India are going to demand that the Tibetan government in exile leave Indian shores immediately. Will Tamil refugees from Sri Lanka be sent back as punishment for Rajiv Gandhi’s

CM Mehbooba Mufti seeks end to Indo-Pak hostilities

Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti today sought an end to the hostilities between India and Pakistan on the borders, saying it is the people of the state who bear the brunt of the skirmishes. Mehbooba, who was addressing a public meeting at Tangdar sector near the Line of Control (LoC) in Karnah area of north Kashmir’s

NIA arrests two for providing support to LeT

National Investigation Agency on Tuesday arrested two alleged accomplices of captured Pakistani national and Lashkar-e-Taiba militant Bahadur Ali. According to NIA spokesperson, “two persons namely Zahoor Ahmed Peer and Nazir Ahmed Peer, both residents of Wahama, Kupwara, J&K were arrested from Jammu today for their involvement in a NIA case number RC-11/2016/NIA/DLI (Bahadur Ali Case).”