40 children killed in Yemen bus strike: Red Cross

40 children killed in Yemen bus strike: Red Cross

Sanaa: Forty children were among 51 people killed in a Saudi-led coalition air strike on a bus in rebel-held northern Yemen, the Red Cross said in a new toll today. Fifty-six children were also among the 79 people wounded in the Thursday strike on Saada province, a rebel stronghold that borders Saudi Arabia, the International […]

Waheed Parra attacked, escapes unhurt

Waheed Parra attacked, escapes unhurt

Srinagar: The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) youth leader, Waheed Rahman Parra was attacked by unknown gunman in the Handjan area of central Kashmir’s Budgam district. Parra said his bullet-proof vehicle was attacked by bike-borne gunmen at around 7:30 pm near Chadoora. “I escaped unhurt and the bullets hit the vehicle,” he said. Parra was returning […]

LMD Penalizes Trader for Selling School Uniforms without Price Tag

LMD Penalizes Trader for Selling School Uniforms without Price Tag

SRINAGAR : Taking note of a complaint lodged by a parent against a trader selling school uniforms of a particular school without a price tag, the field executives of Legal Metrology Department conducted the spot inspection of the premises of the trader near 90-feet road Srinagar and found the complaint genuine. The trader was found […]

Three injured in Pahalgam accident

Three injured in Pahalgam accident

Srinagar: Three members of a family were injured on Tuesday when their Etios vehicle they were travelling in skidded off the road and plunged into Lidder River near Langanbal area of tourist resort, Pahalgam, sources said. Reports said that all the three were rescued from the river after their car fell into a river and […]

Advisor Vyas for speedy expansion of Srinagar drainage network

Advisor Vyas for speedy expansion of Srinagar drainage network

SRINAGAR : Advisor to Governor, B B Vyas today directed for fortnightly review of drainage works in Srinagar for speeding up its upgradation and expansion. The Advisor was chairing a high-level meeting convened to discuss the issues being faced by the people of the city with regard to the drainage network. The Meeting was attended […]

Four killed in flash floods in Jammu

Four killed in flash floods in Jammu

Jumma: Four persons died and three others suffered injuries in flash floods following incessant rains in Jammu region, officials said today. Over two dozen houses and scores of vehicles have been damaged by the gushing waters. While two persons died in Udhampur district and two others were injured, one person each died in Jammu and […]

2 people electrocuted in JK’s Samba district

2 people electrocuted in JK’s Samba district

Two people were electrocuted and two others sustained burn injuries while repairing a water pump in Samba district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said today. The deceased were identified as Bushan Kumar (32) and Gurbinder (30), they said. The incident took place last evening when Bushan Kumar was repairing a water pump inside a well. […]

Police seeks help in identifying suspected thief

Police seeks help in identifying suspected thief

Srinagar : Police on Tuesday sought the help of the general public to identify a suspected thief wanted by the Nishat Police Station in ATM card theft. A police spokesperson in a statement said that Noor Alam Kumar son of Abdul Razaq Kumar resident of Danpora Brane Nishat Srinagar lodged a written complaint in Police […]