Gulmarg’s 106-year-old Shiva temple gutted by fire

SRINAGAR: A renowned 20th-century Shiva temple in Gulmarg, located in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district and deeply intertwined with the valley’s history and Bollywood, was devastated by a massive fire on Wednesday. Fire and Emergency Services officials reported that the blaze started around 3:50 am, causing extensive damage to the historic structure. Perched atop a hillock, […]

J&K’s Anantnag-Rajouri breaks records with 53% polling 

SRINAGAR : After record voter turnouts in Srinagar and Baramulla in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir, the Anantnag-Rajouri Parliamentary Constituency (PC) has also shattered voter turnout records, with 51.35% recorded at 5 pm in the districts of Anantnag, Poonch, Kulgam, and parts of Rajouri and Shopian. This is the highest turnout since 1989, […]

BJP strangled democracy in J&K: Omar Abdullah

SRINAGAR: In an exclusive interview with The New Indian during the election campaign in Kupwara, JKNC candidate for the North Kashmir Lok Sabha seat and former Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir, Omar Abdullah, expressed concerns over the BJP’s efforts to undermine democracy in the region. He emphasized that for the past six years, there […]

J&K: Former SSP killed while offering ‘azaan’ in Baramulla

SRINAGAR: Retired Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Mohammed Shafi Mir was killed while offering ‘azaan’ prayers at his local mosque at Baramulla in North Kashmir, on Sunday morning.  Following the attack, the Jammu and Kashmir Police proceeded to cordon off the area.  Mir retired from the position at the 12th Armed Battalion of the Indian […]

Kashmir: Terrorists Planning Attack On Agniveer Rally Killed

Security forces on Friday foiled a possible terror attack on the Agniveer rally with the killing of two terrorists in the Pattan area of Baramulla district in Kashmir. SSP Baramulla Rayees Mohammad Bhat said that the terrorists had come to disrupt the ongoing Army Rally in Baramulla. SSP Bhat said that they received information in […]

Azad Speaks Freely: Article 370 Won’t Be Restored

While the murmurs in the valley are yet to die down over the abrogation of Article 370, former Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Sunday acknowledged the fact that it won’t be restored. “Article 370 won’t be restored,” Azad said while addressing a gathering in Baramulla. “I won’t be fooling the people,” he said, in […]

J&K SIA Carries Out Raids In Terror Funding Case

SRINAGAR: Jammu and Kashmir anti-terror agency State Investigation Agency carried out raids in Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Tuesday in connection with terror funding and has arrested some persons. The money has been used to finance some fake journalists for glorying terrorism and some more arrests are on cards. “Today on 19.07.2022, State Investigation Agency (SIA), […]

Anti-Terror Op: Three Pak Terrorists, One Cop Killed In Kashmir

SRINAGAR: Three Pakistani terrorists and a policeman were killed in an anti-terror operation in the Kreeri area of Baramulla district on Wednesday, Inspector General of Police, Kashmir zone Vijay Kumar said. “BaramullaEncounterUpdate: Three #Pakistani #terrorists killed. One JKP personnel also attained #martyrdom in this chance encounter. #Incriminating materials including arms and ammunition recovered. Further details […]