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 Press Trust of India

Cop held while taking bribe from truck driver

Jammu: A police sub-inspector was arrested by the Jammu and Kashmir Anti-Corruption Bureau sleuths while taking bribe from a truck driver in Srinagar, an official said on Friday. The ACB swung into action on a complaint by the truck driver who said Sub-inspector Farooq Ahmad Abassi of Batamaloo police station in Srinagar has confiscated documents […]

 Press Trust of India

13-year-old girl rescued from child marriage in Udhampur, six held

Jammu: Police on Friday rescued a 13-year-old girl in Udhampur district who was allegedly forced to marry a man almost three times her age and arrested six people, including her parents, officials said. The girl was rescued after the sarpanch of Katwalt village (Ramnagar) informed police that the minor was being forcibly married to a […]

 Press Trust of India

Pandit body blames govt of sabotaging their return to Valley

Jammu: The All Parties Migrants Coordination Committee (APMCC) on Friday accused the Jammu and Kashmir administration of sabotaging the multipronged plan of the return of displaced Kashmiri Hindus to the Valley. The organisation also blamed the administration for reportedly harassing the Kashmiri migrants employed in the Valley under the prime minister’s special economic package. “The […]

 KV News

2 JeM associates arrested in Pulwama

Srinagar: Two militant associates belonging to proscribed outfit Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) were arrested from Pulwama district of south Kashmir and explosive material recovered from their possession, police said on Friday. The militant associates were nabbed by security forces from the district’s Tral area, a police spokesperson said. They have been identified as Reyaz Ahmad Bhat, a […]

 Press Trust of India

Police officer who nabbed suspended DSP Davinder Singh awarded

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir police’s Deputy Inspector General Atul Kumar Goel, who broke a police-terrorist nexus by arresting now-suspended DSP Davinder Singh, is among 81 personnel of the force who have been awarded police medals for gallantry. Overall, the J&K police’s 81 medals are the maximum awarded to any police force this year, followed by […]

 Press Trust of India

Army recovers cache of arms, ammunition

Srinagar: The Army recovered a cache of arms and ammunition during a search operation in Baramulla district of north Kashmir, an official spokesperson said on Friday. The search operation was launched in Trenarian in Dogi Pahad area of the north Kashmir district on Tuesday based on inputs about the presence of a cache of weapons […]

 KV News

DAK meets Atul Duloo, discusses issues confronting medical fraternity

Srinagar: Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) Friday held a meeting with Financial Commisioner of Health and Medical Department, Atal Duloo and discussed various issues confronting the medical fraternity in Jammu and Kashmir. On the directions of president DAK Dr Suhail Naik, the delegation was led by senior executive member DAK, Dr Mir Mushtaq and was attended […]

 KV News

Army man ends life in Budgam

Srinagar: An army soldier allegedly committed suicide in Rangreth area in Budgam district on Friday. Official sources said that the soldier identified as Lance Naik Omprakash committed suicide with his service rifle at Old Air Field. He died on the spot, they said. The cause of him taking the extreme step could not be ascertained […]

 KV Network

Power shutdown in Kashmir parts

SRINAGAR: According to the Power Controller, Kashmir Province, Bemina Srinagar, in order to carry out stabilization and augmentation of conductor, the power supply to areas fed from 33 kV Pulwama- Lethpora line via Receiving Station Lethpora, HPCL, Konibal and Ladhoo Irrigation besides areas fed from 33 kV Pampore- JK Cements line via Receiving Station Khrew […]

 KV News

Abolishing of SHG: Govt trying to snatch livelihood of professional engineers: SHGEA

Abolishing of SHG: Govt trying to snatch livelihood of professional engineers: SHGEA

Srinagar: The self Help Group of Engineers Association Jammu and Kashmir expressed its serious resentment against the government order on abolition of reserving a portion of projects scheme of 30 percent allotted by government earlier wherein over 15,500 professional engineers earned livelihood and were dependent on. President of the SHGEA, Er Parvaiz Safvi, said that […]