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Army goes on ‘rampage’ in twin villages of Hajin town

Bandipora, Aug 16, CNS: In response to a stone-pelting incident, Army personnel from India’s 13 Rashtriya Rifles Wednesday thrashed pedestrians, damaged property and ransacked houses in twin villages of Vijpara and Shahgund in North Kashmir’s Bandipora district.     Locals informed news agency CNS that an army patrolling party was passing through Shahgund village of Hajin town when some youth hurled stones ... Read More »

Soldier injured in border firing on Aug 7 succumbs, army pays homage

Srinagar, Aug 16, CNS: Army on Wednesday paid homage to a soldier who succumbed to injuries sustained during cross-border firing in Uri area of North Kashmir's Baramulla district on August 7. Havaldar Narendra Singh breathed his last at 92 Base hospital in Srinagar today. “He was provided immediate first aid and evacuated to 92 Base Hospital where he fought against death before succumbing ... Read More »

Aripanthan shuts in memory of 4 youth killed in Forces firing in 2016

Budgam, Aug 16: In memory of the four innocent youth killed last year on this day by Government Forces, the Aripanthan village in Central Kashmir’s Budgam district observed a complete shutdown.      Muhammad Ashraf Wani, a businessman; Manzoor Ahmad Lone, a farmer; Javid Ahmad Najar, a carpenter and Javid Ahmad Sheikh, a hairdresser were shot dead by forces on August 16 ... Read More »

‘NIA raids a move to pressurize leaders and lawyers to stop supporting Kashmir Freedom Struggle, alleges Bar Assoicaiton

Srinagar, Aug 16, CNS: Kashmir Bar Association Wednesday expressed concern over the raid conducted by NIA at the house of senior Advocate Muhammad Shafi Reshi.   The Bar Association said that Muhammad Shafi Reshi, is an Executive Member of the Bar and a pro-freedom activist, who has all along pleaded the cause of the people, both inside and outside the ... Read More »

Kohli pays obeisance at Nangabaji Malangam shrine

BANDIPORA, AUGUST 16: Minister for Animal, Sheep Husbandry and Fisheries, Abdul Gani Kohli today visited Malangam here and paid obeisance at the shrine of Hazrat Rasul Shah popularly known as Baba Nangabaji Sahab. The Minister offered prayers at the shrine and prayed for the peace and prosperity of the State. District Development Commissioner Bandipora, Sajjad Hussain, SSP Sheikh Zulfikar and ... Read More »

J&K Bank rehabilitates family of deceased Ratnipora girl

Extends support of Rs 25 Lacs for their respectable livelihood & children’s education Srinagar, August 16: J& K Bank today followed the earlier exemplary action of terminating its employee found involved in the unfortunate incident at B.U. Ratnipora on July 28th with fulfilment of commitment to rehabilitate the deceased girl’s family by extending a financial assistance of Rs 25 lacs. The ... Read More »

Chitternar Premier League: Suhail shines as Hashmee Cricket Club thrash Ahamsharief Cricket Club in semis

Waheed Bhat  Bandipora, August 16: In ongoing 2nd Chitternar Premier League , Hashmee Cricket Club today beat Ahamsharief Cricket Club by 75 Runs in semi finals at Chitternar Sports Ground which is being Organized by Chitternar Cricket Club. Batting first Hashmee cricket club put a huge total on board 244 all out in 18 overs, after losing the toss. For ... Read More »

District admin to launch drive against bhang cultivation in Pulwama

PULWAMA, AUGUST 16: Deputy Commissioner Pulwama today chaired a meeting to review the preparations for  starting a drive against bhang cultivation in the District. Additional Deputy Commissioner Pulwama, Executive Engineers of R&B, Assistant floriculture officer, Tehsildar Tral, Kakapora, Pampore and Pulwama and other concerned officers were present in the meeting. DDC told that the bung and other narcotics cultivation and ... Read More »

Srinagar gets additional Rs 4 cr for developmental projects under SADP

SRINAGAR, AUGUST 16:  District Development Commissioner Srinagar, Dr Farooq Lone today convened a meeting to review the Developmental activities in the District. It was informed in the meeting that in addition to the projects already sanctioned under Special Area Development Programme (SADP), Government has sanctioned additional Rs 4.0967 crores for various developmental projects. The projects for which approval has been ... Read More »

Muslims in Chenab Valley, Pir Panchal observe Aug 15 as Black Day

  Srinagar, Aug 15, CNS: Major Towns of Chenab Valley and Pir Panchal regions in Jammu province on Tuesday observed August 15 as ‘Black Day’ against civilian killings in Kashmir by government forces.      Members of Muslim community neither participated in I-Day celebrations nor opened up their shops in Kishtwar, Bhaderwah, Doda, Thathri, Gath and Gandoh areas, in response to the ... Read More »