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Protesters urge UN to implement its resolution on Kashmir

Srinagar, Jan 4, CNS: Pro freedom organization Kashmir Tehreek Khawateen (KTK) Monday organized a demonstration in Press Enclave here demanding an early resolution of the Kashmir issue. The female protesters led by party president Zamrooda Habib urged United Nations to implement its resolutions for the amicable solution of the vexed problem.     The peaceful protesters amid pro-Kashmir freedom slogans held ... Read More »

Valley witnessed Chillai Kalan’s first Snowfall

Srinagar, Jan 4, CNS: Srinagar received this year’s first snowfall on Monday. Rain and Snowfall started in Srinagar and other parts of the Kashmir valley on Monday morning.    The snowfall started in the morning, a MeT department official said, adding that the minimum temperature appreciated by nearly three degrees from yesterday’s minus 3.9 degrees Celsius to settle at minus ... Read More »

Earthquake hits North-east india

An earthquake that measured 6.7 on the Richter scale hit some states in north and north-east India at 4.36 am on Monday morning, leaving some buildings mildly damaged and several people injured. One person is feared dead. The United States Geological Survey said the earthquake had its epicentre in Tamenglong, Manipur, and was felt across Jharkhand, Bihar, Assam, Meghalaya, Manipur, ... Read More »

Saudi sever ties with Iran,Diplomats recalled.

Saudi Arabia on Sunday officially severed ties with Iran over the storming of the Saudi Embassy in Tehran, following the execution of Saudi Shiite cleric Nimr Al-Nimr. Foreign Minister Adel Al-Jubeir told a news conference Iran’s diplomatic mission and related entities in Saudi Arabia had been given 48 hours to leave. He said Riyadh would not allow Tehran to undermine ... Read More »

Indian Consulate attacked in Afganistan

Explosions and gunfire have been heard at the Indian consulate in the northern Afghan city of Mazar-e-Sharif. Officials said the attackers had tried to enter the compound but had not been able to and were now in an adjacent building. Security forces reportedly cordoned off the area. Indian diplomatic missions have come under attack from militants in the past in ... Read More »

Six militants killed in Pathankot encounter

Security forces have eliminated six all six terrorists  at IAF air base near here on Sunday evening,sourves said..The gunfight between security forces and terrorists moved to an end. Sources said two more terrorists holed up inside one portion of the frontline air base had been killed after a prolonged gun battle. With this, the security forces have eliminated six terrorists, ... Read More »

Restrictions to be imposed in many areas of srinagar

Restrictions would be imposed in several areas of downtown Srinagar on Monday to prevent protests in the wake of execution of a Shia leader in Saudi Arabia. Deputy Commissioner Srinagar Farooq Lone said restrictions would be imposed in areas falling under Zadibal and Rainawari police stations. Riyad executed 47 persons on charge of terrorism, war against nation and speaking against ... Read More »

Drabu assures people friendly budget

Jammu, Jan 03 :Minister for Finance, Dr Haseeb Drabu Sunday said the Government would ensure a people-friendly and welfare budget 2016-17 for Jammu and Kashmir. Speaking during a series of pre-budget consultations with the representations of various business & trade associations and other stakeholders here, the Minister said he would try to accommodate as many viable suggestions as possible in ... Read More »

8 forces personal committed suicide in 2015

Srinagar, Jan 03 : The annual report prepared by a human rights group in the state has put the question mark on the tall claims of state administration claiming that preventive mechanism has been taken to stop suicidal attempts among the force personnel in the state as the report has revealed that eight force personnel have committed suicide in the ... Read More »

Omar Abdullah visits AIIMS to inquire about the health of CM

Srinagar, Jan 03 : Former Chief Minister and National Conference Working President Omar Abdullah Sunday visited AIIMS in New Delhi to inquire about the health of the chief minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed. Omar met PDP president Mehbooba Mufti at AIIMS and prayed for the early recovery of Mufti. A senior NC leader told KNS that Omar visited the AIIMS today ... Read More »