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Army Chief asks Pak to “curtail terror activities”, develop as a secular state

Army Chief asks Pak to “curtail terror activities”, develop as a secular state

New Delhi: Army chief General Bipin Rawat Friday asked Pakistan ‘curtail terror activities on its soil and develop itself as a secular state’ if it wanted cordial relations with India.He also said the Indian Army was not yet ready to have women in combat roles. Rawat was speaking to reporters on the sidelines of the […]

US welcomes efforts by India, Pakistan to increase people-to-people contact

US welcomes efforts by India, Pakistan to increase people-to-people contact

Washington: The United States said on Friday that it welcomes efforts by India and Pakistan to increase people-to-people contact, days after the two neighbouring countries laid foundation stones for a corridor linking two revered gurdwaras on both sides of the border. I’m aware of reports on this Kartarpur corridor. I understand that it’s kind of […]

227 militants killed in Kashmir this year, November bloodiest with 37 deaths: Report

227 militants killed in Kashmir this year, November bloodiest with 37 deaths: Report

New Delhi: Nine top commanders were among 227 militants killed in Kashmir valley so far this year with November proving to be the bloodiest month. November has been the bloodiest month of this year with 37 militant killings, reported Hindustan Times. “Among the militants killed this month, nine were top commanders, including Lashkar-e-Taiba’s face Naveed […]

Jaitley should explain BJP’s attempt to form Govt in JK through ‘proxies , defectors’: Omar

Jaitley should explain BJP’s attempt to form Govt in JK through ‘proxies , defectors’: Omar

Srinagar: National Conference leader Omar Abdullah on Friday said Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley should explain BJP’s attempt to form a Government in Jammu and Kashmir through “proxies and defectors” rather than commenting on the NC’s seriousness to support the PDP in Government formation. “Jaitley Sb would be well advised to explain his party’s attempt […]

Respond to Imran’s peace gestures, give peace a chance: Mirwaiz to Modi

Respond to Imran’s peace gestures, give peace a chance: Mirwaiz to Modi

Srinagar: Hurriyat (M) chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on Friday asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to give peace a “real chance by positively responding” to his Pakistani counterpart Imran Khan’s “repeated” offers of engagement. “Narendra Modi should positively respond to Imran Khan’s repeated offers of engagement so that both can build trust and give peace a […]

JK Bank employees continue protest against SAC decision, allege attack on Bank’s financial autonomy

JK Bank employees continue protest against SAC decision, allege attack on Bank’s financial autonomy

Srinagar: Jammu Kashmir Bank employees continue to hit to roads demanding rollback of the recent SAC decision to turn the bank into a Public Sector Undertaking (PSU). From past couple of days, civil society, traders, industrialists, bank employees and even political parties are carrying protest marches against the Governor Administration decision to convert Jammu Kashmir […]

Sopore, Awantipora shut to mourn the killing of local militant

Sopore, Awantipora shut to mourn the killing of local militant

Srinagar: Sopore town of North Kashmir’s Baramulla district observed a complete shutdown against the killing of a local militant. Mehraj-ud-Din Khan of New Colony was killed on Wednesday in a gunfight with government forces along with top Lashkar-e-Toiba commander Naveed Jatt in a gunfight at Kuthpora village in central Kashmir’s Budgam district. All shops, business […]

JRL protests against rights violation in Kashmir

JRL protests against rights violation in Kashmir

Srinagar: Scores of leaders and activists of the Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) on Friday staged protests at different places in Srinagar against “human rights violations” by government forces in Jammu and Kashmir. Hurriyat (G) leaders staged a protest post-Friday prayers in Hyderpora area of Srinagar. Senior members of the amalgam and other representatives participated in […]

Rahul sent me to Pak: Sidhu

Rahul sent me to Pak: Sidhu

Hyderabad: Amid the raging row over his Pakistan visit, cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu said on Friday it was Congress president Rahul Gandhi who sent him there for attending the foundation laying ceremony of the Kartarpur Sahib corridor. Sidhu’s visit had riled Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh, who said on record he tried to dissuade Sidhu, […]

Fin Deptt clarifies on Group Mediclaim Health Insurance Scheme

Fin Deptt clarifies on Group Mediclaim Health Insurance Scheme

Jammu: Responding to various media reports regarding Group Mediclaim Insurance Scheme, the Finance Department Friday clarified that the notice for foreclosure of the Insurance Agreement has been served to the insurer with effect from 31 December 2018. “Till the midnight of 31 December 2018, any employee or their family members enrolled in the scheme will […]

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