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25 June, 2017 10:53 AM 5 Killed As Tree Falls Between Cable Car Towers In Jammu And Kashmir's Gulmarg

Srinagar: Five people died after a tree fell on the ropeway in Jammu and Kashmir's Gulmarg, snapped the cables and brought one of the cable cars crashing hundreds of feet to the ground. Sources said the service has been stopped and operations are underway to rescue tourists who are stranded in 15 other cable cars. The tree reportedly fell due to high winds 13

25 June, 2017 8:42 AM Over 140 burnt alive, 100 injured as oil tanker explodes in Pakistan

The oil tanker coming from Karachi to Lahore overturned early this morning on the national highway, some 400km from Lahore, after its tyre burst. The fire was apparently caused by someone who lit a cigarette after people from nearby localities gathered on the highway to collect spilt petrol LAHORE: At least 140 people were today charred to death and over 100 others 17

25 June, 2017 5:16 AM Firing stops at Srinagar school, 2 militants believed dead

Firing at Srinagar's Delhi Public School (DPS) has come to a halt on Sunday afternoon as unconfirmed reports suggest two holed up militants have been killed. Three jawans of the Army's PARA unit also suffered injuries. Police sources said there was intermittent exchange of fire in the night as the security forces and the Army's maintain a siege of the school 28

25 June, 2017 2:20 AM Revenue officials told to be prompt in tax collection

Department plans periodic inspection of tax records The Revenue Department has ordered prompt collection of land tax in all eligible cases and periodic inspection of the tax records by officials at the district level to ensure that land owners are not put to difficulties. In a circular issued on instructions from Revenue Minister E. Chandrasekharan on Saturday 2

25 June, 2017 1:20 AM CRPF officer killed, another injured in Srinagar terror attack

Even before the wounds of lynching of DySP Mohammad Ayub Pandith could heal, terrorists struck again and attacked a CRPF vehicle, leaving an officer dead and another injured on the Srinagar-Jammu national highway at Pantha Chowk in the Srinagar outskirts on Saturday. Lashkar-e-Taiba has claimed responsibility for the attack. Lashkar spokesman Abdullah 21

25 June, 2017 1:15 AM Pantha chowk terror attack: Encounter breaks out in DPS Srinagar, militants holed-up

An encounter broke out today between security forces and militants who took refuge inside the school after attacking CRPF personnel in Srinagar's Pantha chowk area last evening. A gunbattle broke out at Delhi Public School (DPS) Srinagar in the wee hours today as security forces launched an offensive to flush out the militants who took refuge inside 26

24 June, 2017 9:29 PM J&K: Terrorists ambush CRPF convoy, officer martyred

SRINAGAR: A CRPF officer was killed while a trooper sustained injuries when terrorists attacked a small convoy of paramilitary forces on Srinagar-Jammu highway near Pantha Chowk on outskirts of Srinagar on Saturday evening. After the attack, army, SOG and CRPF cordoned off the area and launched a manhunt to nab the assailants. Sources said the security 17

24 June, 2017 5:57 PM ZP members seek action over destruction of crops by wild animals

Zilla panchayat members, at a general body meeting here on Thursday, sought action on the destruction of crops by wild animals crossing from reserve forests to nearby villages. Raising the issue, Janardhan Tonse said two persons lost their lives after wild animals collided against their vehicles on a road close to the Havanje reserve forest area recently

24 June, 2017 4:48 PM Infosys Says Reassessing Long-Term Goals Due To Tougher Market

Bengaluru: Infosys Ltd, India's second-biggest software services exporter, is re-evaluating its long-term targets because tougher market conditions have made them appear "daunting", the company's chairman said on Saturday. Infosys Chief Executive Officer Vishal Sikka had said earlier that the IT services company was likely to struggle to reach its ambitious 20

24 June, 2017 8:12 AM A Srinagar Reporter's Blog On Senseless Killing Of Mohammed Ayub

On late Thursday evening, thousands of faithfuls were inside Srinagar's historic Jamia Masjid offering prayers on a night which is the most auspicious in the Islamic calendar. According to the holy Quran, the prayers during this night are equal to those performed over a thousand months. On the night of Shab-e-Qadar, which falls in the last week of the fasting 30