Two Army soldiers were injured today in firing and shelling by Pakistani troops along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch and Rajouri districts, an official said. Pakistan Army “initiated unprovoked” and indiscriminate firing of small arms, automatics, and mortars from 0845 hours today along the LoC in Bhimber Gali (BG) sector of Poonch district, […]

JAMMU:No less an authority than the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir State Accountability Commission (SAC) Justice Bashir Ahmad Khan has said that successive governments in Jammu and Kashmir had “no political or bureaucratic will” to eradicate corruption from high offices. In a special interview with this journalist for ETV Urdu, Justice Khan complained that he […]

JAMMU:Even as it is becoming difficult for a common citizen of the State to acquire new SIM card in the absence of Aadhar card and other relevant documents, more and more Rohingyas have been using multiple SIM cards of different private mobile phone companies without facing any scrutiny. Visit any plot in Narwal Bala, Bathindi, […]

JAMMU:National Conference Provincial President, Devender Singh Rana on Friday paid obeisance at Sarv Shakti Chandi Mata Machail Wali Mandir (Maha Laxmi Mata Temple), at Pacca Danga and prayed for universal brotherhood, peace and prosperity in the country and the State of Jammu and Kashmir and well being of the people. Interacting with the devotees, who […]

JAMMU/SRINAGAR:Two Indian Army jawans and a civilian were injured in firing and heavy mortar shelling by Pakistani troops targeting civilian areas along the LoC, including in Poonch district and Nowshera town in Rajouri, an official said. The Pakistan Army had fired and shelled forward areas along the Line of Control (LoC) in Sunderbani, Nowshera and […]

Udhampur: General Anbu hit back at AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi’s statement that Muslim soldiers were killed in the Sunjwan attack, saying the Army does not communalise its soldiers. “We take on the religion of our troops and we do not communalise any of them. There is ‘Sarva Dharma Sthal’ in every formation. Go to Badamibagh […]

JAMMU: Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti on Wednesday said her : Chief Minister, Mehbooba Muftiis working to facilitate the industry and trading community in the State as Jammu and Kashmir is first on many counts to incentivise business and industry. Chairing the 7th Industrial Advisory Committee meeting here, the Chief Minister said her Government took many […]

A group of terrorists on Tuesday lobbed a grenade and opened fire at a water pump house of Indian Air Force (IAF) station in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir but there was no damage caused in the attack, an official said. The firing was effectively retaliated by the alert sentries, forcing the terrorists to […]

JAMMU:The BSF and Pakistan Rangers on Friday held a flag meeting along the International Border (IB) here during which the border guards of the two countries expressed their commitment to maintain peace and tranquility along the IB, which has seen a lull in ceasefire violations during the last fortnight “A sector commander-level flag meeting was […]