Author: Kashmir News

Army attaches Brigade Commander North Kashmir

December 24, 2017

“Sources say it was an adverse MI report on the activities of the woman which led to a watch being kept on the Brigade Commander, following which more incriminating evidence was found,â€� added the report.Army has attached a Brigadier serving in north Kashmir for his alleged “improper relations with a woman.â€� Official sources said that […]

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Fake appointment orders: Crime Branch arrests ‘fraudster’

December 24, 2017

Crime Branch Jammu has arrested an alleged fraudster involved in issuing fake appointment orders to gullible youth and extorting money from them. In a statement here today, the crime branch said, “a report from some reliable source was received that a gang of fraudsters is indulging in alluring innocent educated unemployed youths by impersonating themselves […]

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101 ReTs regularized in Kashmir division

December 24, 2017

Special Official Teams Inspect Coaching Centres Throughout ValleyDirector School Education Kashmir, Dr G N Itoo today issued regularization orders of 101 Rehbar-e-Taleem teachers. “On the instructions of the government to expedite the regularization cases, the number of ReTs regularized in Kashmir division since May this year has reached a record 2000 figure,â€� said Dr Itoo. […]

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Apple Town Sopore neglected for anti-establishment sentiment, say locals

December 24, 2017

“From streetlights to removal of garbage from roads, we are being made to beg before officials but nobody cares as we are not their vote bank. So the neglect is obvious,â€� he said.Once a prosperous town, Sopore is at present a sordid tale of official apathy. The Swach Bharat campaign has made no impact here […]

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Kashmiri student dies in Chandigarh road accident

December 23, 2017

The deceased was identified as Musaib Ahmed Shah, a resident of Rajpora area of south Kashmir”sPulwama district. A 22-year-old Kashmiri student died in a road accident in Chandigarh on Friday, reports said.    The deceased was identified as Musaib Ahmed Shah, a resident of Rajpora area of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district.   Reports said that […]

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Amnesty to stone-pelters in Kashmir will encourage youth to shun violence: IG CRPF

December 23, 2017

IG CRPF Ravideep Sahi told reporters at Polo Ground in Srinagar that youth who have been granted amnesty should take benefit of this “large-heartedâ€� approach.A top paramilitary Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) officer on Saturday said that amnesty given to first-time stone pelters in Kashmir was a “large-heartedâ€� approach of the government. IG CRPF Ravideep […]

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Srinagar gets breather in chill

December 22, 2017

Minimum temperature recorded 4 degrees above normalThe first day of Chillai Kalan on Thursday commenced with unusual note as night temperature in the summer capital was recorded at minimum temperature of 3.1 degrees Celsius – four degrees above normal. However, metrological department said that temperature is likely to dip in coming days. Chilai Kalan, the […]

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Cases against 146 Pulwama youth withdrawn

December 22, 2017

They Won’t Be Called To Police Stations Or Arrested Henceforth: DIG South KashmirPolice on Thursday said they have withdrawn cases against 146 youth of Pulwama district who were named in 21 different cases of protests and stone-pelting. No one among these 146 youth were presently in custody but were having cases against them in different […]

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Court releases Asiya, police arrest her again

December 22, 2017

Medical report says she is suffering from ‘life-threatening conditions’A trial court in Srinagar on Thursday released the ailing Dukhtaran-e-Millat chairperson Asiya Andrabi but she was immediately re-arrested outside the court premises by the police in connection with a case filed against her in 2010. The chief judicial magistrate Srinagar Aijaz Ahmed Khan, after hearing advocate […]

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Pakistan must address our core concerns, says India

December 22, 2017

As Pakistan’s army chief pledged his support for better ties, India on Thursday asserted that Islamabad will have to take action against “terror groups operating from its soilâ€� for improvement in the bilateral relationship. Pakistan army chief, general Qamar Javed Bajwa, said that he will support any initiative of the civilian government to resolve issues […]

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