Jammu Province

Governor-CM reviews all major issues, internal-external security

Governor-CM reviews all major issues, internal-external security

Jammu and Kashmir Governor N N Vohra and Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufto today reviewed all major issues, including internal and external security situation, an official spokesman said here this evening. However, Governor stressed the vital importance of looking after, among other things, the interests of youth of the state. He said here that Ms Mehbooba

Sukesh Khajuria reaches Nageen, records statement against ex-CM Dr. Farooq Abdullah

Writ petition seeking expeditious completion of the ongoing preliminary inquiry against former chief minister of state into his pro-freedom speeches took a new turn today when the petitioner Sukesh C Khajuria a social activist of Jammu appeared before SHO police station Nageen Srinagar pursuant to summons issued by Investigating officer for recording his statement in

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,