Ex-Minister’s brother file petition seeking quashment of FIR

Jammu Tawi, May 29 Choudhary Lal Singh’s brother Rajinder Singh against whom FIR was registered for abusing J&K CM, now approch in J&K High Court seeking quashment of FIR.... Read more »

Public sector banks in Kashmir join 2-day nationwide strike

Newspoint Bureau Srinagar, May 30 The public sector banks in Kashmir valley joined the two-day nationwide strike by bankers in support of their demands. However, private banks — including... Read more »

Elderly pensioners to get 7th pay commission arrears in one go in J&K

Newspoint Bureau Srinagar, May 30 Jammu and Kashmir Government on Wednesday issued formal orders for payment of 7th Pay Commission pension arrears in respect of pensioners with age more... Read more »

Vaishno Devi pilgrim dies of cardiac arrest

Jammu Tawi, May 30 A Vaishno Devi pilgrim on Wednesday died of cardiac arrest outside Bhawan located in Trikuta Hills of Reasi district in Jammu and Kashmir. “A pilgrim... Read more »

India likely to receive normal monsoon, except in east and northeast: IMD

New Delhi, May 30 The entire country is likely to get normal monsoon this year, except the east and northeast India, which is likely to witness “below normal” rainfall,... Read more »

Suspected militants lob grenade at NC leader’s residence in Tral

Newspoint Bureau Srinagar, May 30 Suspected militants lobbed a rifle grenade at the residence of a senior National Conference (NC) leader at Tral in south Kashmir district of Pulwama... Read more »

DB directs JMC to take possession of 97 Kanals of land identified for cattle pond

Jammu Tawi, May 30 In a significant order a Division Bench of the State High Court comprising Justice Dhiraj Singh Thakur and Justice Sanjay Gupta has directed the Deputy... Read more »

J-K sex scandal: Five including former DSP, DIG held guilty, two acquitted; sentence on June 4

Jammu Tawi, May 30 The CBI court on Wednesday pronounced its judgment in the 12-year-old Jammu and Kashmir sex scandal, holding five accused, including former DIG and DSP, guilty... Read more »