Mysterious hair chopping creates panic in Kathua

Mysterious hair chopping creates panic in Kathua

The braids of two women and hair of a man in outer villages of Kathua were chopped mysteriously by unknown persons on Sunday, leaving villagers scared and seeking superstitious remedies. The incidents have led to an atmosphere of fear and attribution of the deed to ‘witches’ and ‘ghosts’. After these incidents villagers hanging nimbu-mirchi on

Man found dead on railway track

The dead body of a man was today recovered from railway track in Channi Himmat area of city outskirts. According to a police spokesman, some locals this morning spotted a dead body lying on railway track at 93.09 km down and informed the police. He said that on their information, police reached the spot and

Mysterious hair-cutting again reported in Samba

Amid hype over several mysterious hair-cutting incidents across the nation and even in Jammu and Kashmir, another similar case has been reported from Samba District where a young girl has alleged that someone has chopped her braid. According to reports, young girl Neha Sharma daughter of Pawan Sharma of village Kulliyan Vijaypur District Samba has

Growing influx of Rohingyas, Bangladeshis poses great threat to Jammu: NSF

Stepping up its campaign against illegal settlement of Rohingya and Bangladeshi immigrants in Jammu, the National Secular Forum (NSF) today questioned the people sitting at the helm of affairs for facilitating power supply to them unauthorizedly and that too at highly subsidized rates. Addressing a press conference here, NSF State chief Dr Vikas Sharma said,

DPS Jammu excels in on the music competition

Saanvi Anand (V-A) of DPS Jammu got 2nd prize in Junior Group in ‘On the Music Competition’ organised by J&K Academy of Art, Culture and Languages held on 3rd Aug. 2017 at K.L Sehgal Hall, Jammu. She also bagged 3rd prize in ‘Independence Day’ programme organised by the Department of Information and Public Relations. Earlier

Kalash yatra taken out

A Kalash Yatra was taken out today from Paloura by Shri Shri Baba Kuldeep Ji Paloura Wale from Baba Sidhgoria Temple, Paloura in which hundreds of devotees participated which starts from Temple to BSF Paloura Canal. Baba Ji along with devotees take bath in canal and bring kalsh of water back to temple & after

GMC Jammu, associated hospitals facing shortage of medicines, surgical items

Government Medical College and Hospital, Jammu and its associated hospitals are running short of medicines and other essential drugs and allied items, as the J&K Medical Supplies Corporation Limited (JKMSCL) has failed to ensure proper supply. Due to unavailability of various medicines and surgical items, patients and their attendants are forced to purchase the same