J&K anti-encroachment drive: LG Manoj Sinha targets high, mighty

LG Sinha says influential people misused their power to grab state land and claim rent from the Army. Drive to continue, he adds

J&K: More Than 100 Golfers Compete In Diwali Cup

A total of 108 golfers took part in the day-long Diwali Cup organised by Jammu Tawi Golf Course (JTGC) in collaboration with the Directorate of Tourism, Jammu.

Amit Shah Inaugurates Light & Sound Show In Jammu Fort

Union Home minister Amit Shah e-inaugurated the Light and Sound Show at the historic Bahu Fort in Jammu. The first first-ever show of its kind will be thrown open to the public on Monday, October 17.

Azad Forms New Party, Calls For Restoration Of J&K Statehood

Ending all speculations former Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Sunday announced that he will form a new party and will fight for the restoration of the statehood of Jammu and Kashmir.

J&K: Aharbal Summer Festival Promotes Adv Tourism

SRINAGAR: To further promote adventure tourism and off-beat tourist destinations, Tourism Department and Ahrabal Development Authority in collaboration with District Administration Kulgam today organised a summer festival at the famed tourist destination of Aharbal. During this summer festival, multifarious activities and events were carried out which include trekking expeditions up to Kongawattan and Kounsarnag, a

Amarnath Yatra Suspended As Alert Sounded In Chenab Valley

SRINAGAR: The Jammu-Srinagar and Srinagar-Leh highway were closed on Thursday after heavy rains triggered landslides at various places along the route while an alert has been issued in Chenab valley. The inclement weather conditions also lead to the suspension of the ongoing Amarnath Yatra. Due to heavy rains on Wednesday night, massive landslides blocked the

J&K Bank Fraud Case: CBI Searches 8 Locations

  NEW DELHI: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Tuesday carried out searches at eight locations in connection with alleged irregularities in the purchase of the Akruti Gold building for Rs 180 crore by J&K Bank for its integrated office in Mumbai in 2010.   A CBI source told The New Indian that the agency sleuths

Pak Has No Locus Standi on PM Modi’s J&K Visit: MEA

NEW DELHI: The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) has said that Pakistan has “no locus standi” to comment on Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s recent visit to Jammu and Kashmir. The MEA’s response came after Pakistan Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif had termed PM Modi’s recent visit to Jammu as “staged”. “I do not understand the word

J&K: One Dead, 13 Injured In IED Blast In Udhampur

JAMMU: One person was killed and 13 others were injured, including six critically injured, in an IED blast outside the district court complex in Udhampur district of Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday. Official told The New Indian that the explosive was placed under a ‘rehri’ (hardcart) at Salathia Chowk near the Tehsildar office of the district. Additional

Major Terror Plan Averted: Weapons Dropped Via Drones Recovered In Jammu

JAMMU: Security forces in Jammu region have averted major terror plan of the Pakistan-based LeT/TRF terror outfit by recovering a huge cache of arms and ammunition that included remote controlled Improvised Explosive Devices. The weapons were recovered some time after Border Security Force opened fire Drone in RS Pura and Arina Sectors of Jammu. “Drone