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Youth dies in police custody, police requests for magisterial probe

Youth dies in police custody, police requests for magisterial probe

Srinagar, March 19 : A youth from Awantipora area of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district, was allegedly killed in police custody on Tuesday after he was held in connection with some militancy related case. Official sources told GNS that Rizwan Asad Pandit died in police custody at Srinagar during intervening night of March 18 and 19. […]

Prominent cleric arrested in Pulwama

Prominent cleric arrested in Pulwama

  Pulwama, March 19 : A prominent religous cleric has been arrested by government forces in southern Kashmir’s Pulwama district. Sources told that Moulana Muhammad Amin, Pulwama’s Prominent Cleric and Khateeb Khankah-e-Mir Sahab (Alaihi Rahma) Washbugh Pulwama has been arrested last night from his residence on circular road in Dangarpora area of Pulwama town. The […]

IUST postpones exams scheduled today

IUST postpones exams scheduled today

Islamic University of Science and Technology (IUST), Awantipora has postponed the semester examinations scheduled for Tuesday, an official said. The new dates will be notified separately, he said.

Rains, snow likely in Jammu and Kashmir in next 24 hours: MeT

Rains, snow likely in Jammu and Kashmir in next 24 hours: MeT

The Kashmir meteorological department on Tuesday predicted light rain and snowfall in Jammu and Kashmir during the next 24 hours. “There are likely chances of light rain/snow at isolated places over the state during next 24 hours,” the official said.

Lady jumps into river at Safakadal, rescued

Lady jumps into river at Safakadal, rescued

  Srinagar, March 19 : An unidentified lady jumped into river at Safakadal area of old city Srinagar on Tuesday morning. Locals said that some people in the area jumped in to save her and retrieved her from the water body. The lady has been shifted to SMHS hospital for treatment.(KNO)

Forces launch nocturnal CASO in South Kashmir’s Tral

Forces launch nocturnal CASO in South Kashmir’s Tral

  Pulwama, March 18 : Government forces on Monday late evening launched a cordon-and-search operation in South Kashmir’s Tral village. Reports said that a joint team of army’s 42 RR, SOG and CRPF laid a siege at Pinglish area of Tral late today evening. A police officer also confirmed the incident and said that the […]

‘Balance For Better’, KU Celebrates International Women’s Day-2019

‘Balance For Better’, KU Celebrates International Women’s Day-2019

Srinagar, Mar 18: One day seminar ‘Balance For Better’, celebrating International Women’s Day 2019 was held here at Gandhi Bhawan University of Kashmir on Monday. The event was organized by Centre For Women’s Studies and Research University of Kashmir. Vice Chancellor, University of Kashmir, Professor Talat Ahmad while presiding over the seminar appreciated the working of […]

Mirwaiz again replies to NIA summon

Mirwaiz again replies to NIA summon

Srinagar, Mar 18:  Hurriyat Conference (M) on Monday said that its Chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has sent a reply to the NIA summon dated 14 March received on 15 March 2019 to come to New Delhi on 18 March, through his counsel. A Hurriyat (M) spokesperson in a statement issued said that Mirwaiz has reiterated […]

Woman killed, four others injured as car turns turtle

Woman killed, four others injured as car turns turtle

Jammu, March 18 : A woman was killed while as four others were injured after a vehicle skidded off the road at Tandwal Rajouri in Jammu and Kashmir on Monday evening. Reports reaching GNS said that the vehicle (private car Breeza bearing registration number JK12A-6789) turns turtle at Tandwal at about 6:00 pm.  In the mishap […]

Duty of every Kashmiri to remain steadfast, follow every JRL program: JRL

Duty of every Kashmiri to remain steadfast, follow every JRL program: JRL

Srinagar Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) in a joint press release issued to media on Monday said that “manoeuvres” to trample a peoples resistance through NIA, ED like agencies, PSA and Unlawful acts, banning socio /religious organizations, arresting common people, political activists, Ulema and religious scholars, and other acts are like daydreaming. It is the duty […]

OPINION

A brief: Understanding Workplace Violence and Measures to prevent it

Violence is not merely killing of each other. It is violence when we use sharp word. Violence is not merely organised butchery in the name of God, in the name of society or country. Violence is much more subtle, much deeper. Understanding something multifaceted and complex as workplace violence is not so easy but is […]