3 soldiers, 2 militants killed in fidayeen attack in Kupwara

Srinagar: Atleast three soldiers and two militants were killed in a pre-dawn fidayeen attack on an army camp in Pazgam area of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Thursday, police said. A police officer told Narrator that the militants attacked the Artillery headquarters housing 155 Field regiment in Pangzam area at 4.30 am. Police sources said that five other […]

Police arrest Aasiyeh Andrabi, close aide in nocturnal raid

Police arrest Aasiyeh Andrabi, close aide in nocturnal raid

Srinagar: Chairperson of Dukhtaran-e-Millat Aasiyeh Andrabi along with her close aide Fehmeeda Sofi were arrested in a nocturnal raid on Wednesday. Police sources told Narrator that a police party climbed the wall of her Soura residential house and arrested her. The duo have been shifted to Rambagh Women’s police station, sources added.

Top PDP leaders in league with BJP to divide party: Report

Top PDP leaders in league with BJP to divide party: Report

Srinagar: Top three leaders of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) are “hobnobbing with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) with the aim to divide the party and continue the alliance in case of a break-up”, a report published by The Indian Express on Wednesday said. “If they break the alliance, the BJP won’t be in power in the […]

Blind us. All

The most disturbing news that came a few weeks ago was the induction of thousands of pellet guns into Kashmir for use against civilians. Efforts to increase the number of these guns from the current 640 to an unbelievable 5589 is already on fast-track anvil. These 12-bore pump action guns fire bursts of irregularly-shaped metallic […]

Kashmiri delegation heads to Dubai to witness KSL II final match

Srinagar: A 40-member delegation from Kashmir comprising of civil society, media fraternity and business community headed to Dubai on Wednesday to take part in the ceremony of the final match of Kashmir Super League II (KSL) which is scheduled on 24 March. Before heading towards Dubai, the organisers spoke to media, highlighting the success of […]

Erosion reduces Humhama road from 24ft to 12ft

Srinagar: Road erosion at Humhama heights on Humhama-Airport road has reduced it to half the size from 24ft to 12ft, inconveniencing locals and causing several accidents, locals said. “Landslides have reduced the road to half and the government is paying no attention. There is a constant threat of accidents in the area, as the erosion […]

Another youth succumbs to his injuries, toll reaches 4

  Srinagar: Another youth, who was injured during clashes between locals and government forces at encounter site in Padgampora, Awantipora in Pulwama on Thursday morning, succumbed to his injuries at District Hospital Pulwama. The youth has been identified as 21-year-old Jalaluddin, a resident of Tahab Pulwama, a police source said. There was, however, no physical injury […]

15-year-old boy, 2 militants killed in south Kashmir’s Pulwama

Srinagar: A 15-year-old boy and two militants were killed in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district after an encounter ensued between militants and government forces during wee hours of Thursday. The boy was identified as Amir Nazir of Begumbagh area of Pulwama who died during clashes between locals and police at the encounter site. Superintendent police Pulwama district […]

Meet the Kashmiri woman who is excelling in Indian heath sector

Srinagar: Kofi Annan, former UN Secretary-General once said, “There is no tool for development more effective than the empowerment of woman.” True. Women in every corner of the world have proven that they can equally contribute to the society if given the empowerment. Kashmir too has innumerable faces of women who have proven their talent in […]

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