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8 January, 2019 7:06 AM After Court's Verdict On Alok Verma, Mehbooba Mufti's Advice For Centre

Mehbooba Mufti said she welcomed the top court's decision to reinstate Alok Verma as the CBI chief. Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) president Mehbooba Mufti welcomed the Supreme Court's decision on Tuesday to reinstate Alok Verma as CBI director, saying the top court ruling had restored faith in independent institutions. "Welcome SCs decision to reinstate 133

6 January, 2019 9:11 AM SpiceJet Announces 12 New Domestic Flights, Offers Tickets From Rs 1,497

SpiceJet's announcement comes amid high competition in the country's civil aviation sector. Budget carrier SpiceJet has announced twelve new domestic flights at a starting all-inclusive price of Rs 1,497. The daily direct flights introduced by the carrier, will operate on the Dehradun-Jammu, Dehradun-Jaipur and Dehradun-Amritsar routes, starting from January 112

6 January, 2019 7:27 AM Heavy snowfall, frozen roads force Kashmiris to remain indoors

Srinagar: Though the minimum temperatures did not drop significantly in Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday morning, people in Srinagar city and other towns restrained to venture out due to slippery roads. But the Met Office has forecast an improvement in the weather from Sunday till January 10. Traffic was not seen in the city and towns as people waited for the thaw to set in. Srinagar 134

5 January, 2019 3:29 PM BJP appoints election in-charge, co-in charge for eight states for 2019 Lok Sabha elections

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday appointed the election in-charge and co-in charge for eight states for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. BJP president Amit Shah made the appointments for -- Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, Andaman-Nicobar Islands, Karnataka, Delhi, Haryana, Tripura and Jammu & Kashmir. The BJP chief has appointed Union Minister of Railways 138

5 January, 2019 11:51 AM Man Dies After Falling From Roof In Jammu And Kashmir While Clearing Snow

Mumtaz Ahmad, a resident of Ward number four of Bandipora town, was injured after he slipped from roof, senior official Shahid Iqbal Choudhary said A man died after he slipped from the roof of his house while clearing snow in Bandipora district of Jammu and Kashmir today, an official said. Mumtaz Ahmad, a resident of Ward number four of Bandipora town, was injured 114

30 December, 2018 12:51 PM Heavy shelling by Pakistan troops on LoC in Poonch, Army retaliates strongly

The Indian Army retaliated strongly and effectively to unprovoked firing from the Pakistani side. JAMMU: India and Pakistani troops traded heavy fire on the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district on Sunday. According to Defence sources, the Pakistan Army resorted to unprovoked firing and shelling at Indian positions in Gulpur area of the LoC in Poonch 167

29 December, 2018 10:43 AM 85 Lakh Pilgrims To Visit Vaishno Devi By December 31, Says Shrine Board

The number of pilgrims visiting the Vaishno Devi shrine in Jammu and Kashmir is likely to cross 85 lakh this year. The figure is the highest in the last five years. "We have already crossed 84.50 lakh and an estimated 50,000 pilgrims are expected to visit the shrine during the next 48 hours," Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board Chief Executive Officer 87

29 December, 2018 6:08 AM Four terrorists killed in encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama

At least four terrorists were killed in an encounter that took place between security forces and terrorists on Saturday in Rajpora town of Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir. The four bodies have been recovered, according to a police source. The operation is currently going on. Meanwhile, clashes have erupted in the area following the encounter. A cache 79

29 December, 2018 6:08 AM Explosion At Jammu Bus Stand, No Casualties Reported

A low-intensity explosion rocked the main bus stand, with the police suspecting that a grenade was lobbed to target the police station building in the vicinity, police officials said Saturday. No casualties were reported in the explosion that occurred around midnight, the officials said. Police said it is suspected that the grenade was thrown from a moving 87

28 December, 2018 6:06 PM CISF camp attacked on the outskirts of Srinagar

Suspected militants attacked a paramilitary camp on the outskirts of Srinagar on Friday night, but there was no loss of life, police said. The camp that was attacked is located in a power station at Wagoora area of Nowgam in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag district. The Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) personnel retaliated and there was a brief 127