Crescent Kashmir

Covid-19 crosses 94000 mark with 566 new cases in J&K

Covid-19 crosses 94000 mark with 566 new cases in J&K

The covid-19 tally crossed 94000-mark as 566 new infections were reported in last 24 hours in Jammu and Kashmir, officials said on Friday. Among the cases, Srinagar reported 141 cases, Budgam 26, Baramulla 66, Pulwama 20, Kupwara 25, Anantnag 12, Bandipora 14, Ganderbal 28, Kulgam 3, Shopian 12, Jammu 109, Rajouri 5, Udhampur 30, Doda […]

 Crescent Kashmir

K K Sharma resigns as advisor to LG J&K, appointed State Election Commissioner

K K Sharma resigns as advisor to LG J&K, appointed State Election Commissioner

Srinagar: Kewal Kumar Sharma, advisor to the J&K Lieutenant Governor, Manoj Sinha has resigned over his appointment as State Election Commissioner. “Sh K K Sharma resigns as Advisor to Lieutenant Governor of J&K; appointed State Election Commissioner, “J&K government’s official spokesperson, Rohit Kansal tweeted this afternoon. KR

 Crescent Kashmir

PM Modi condemns killing of 3 BJP workers in J-K

PM Modi condemns killing of 3 BJP workers in J-K

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday condemned the killing of three BJP workers in Jammu and Kashmir, and said they were bright youngsters doing excellent work there. The three BJP workers were shot dead by militants in Kulgam district, police said. “I condemn the killing of 3 of our young Karyakartas. They were bright […]

 Crescent Kashmir

Fight against 5 August decisions taken by New Delhi last year to continue: Omar Abdullah in Drass

Fight against 5 August decisions taken by New Delhi last year to continue: Omar Abdullah in Drass

Srinagar: The People’s Alliance for Gupkar Declaration (PAGD) delegation led by Omar Abdullah, Friday stated that the fight against last year’s 5 August decision by New Delhi will continue as the decisions were imposed on J-K people illegally. Addressing a gathering in Drass, Mr. Omar, according to the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO), said that […]

 Crescent Kashmir

Two associates of Lashkar militant outfit arrested in north Kashmir

Two associates of Lashkar militant outfit arrested in north Kashmir

Srinagar : Government forces on Friday claimed to have arrested two LeT militant associates in north Kashmir’s Handwara. In a statement, the police said that on the basis of specific information regarding the movement of suspicious persons, Handwara police along with 21RR and 92 Bn. CRPF established Nakas at different locations in Handwara areas and […]

 Crescent Kashmir

Challenges ahead

Challenges ahead

People’s alliance headed by Farooq Abdullah has to face a lot of challenges not only from the BJP cadre but also from different investigating agencies as many political leaders of this alliance have cases pending against them with different investigating agencies. These leaders have fears that they would be arrested either under PSA or they […]

 Crescent Kashmir

Unidentified male body recovered from Jhelum in Srinagar’s Chattabal

Unidentified male body recovered from Jhelum in Srinagar’s Chattabal

Srinagar: An unidentified male body was on Friday morning recovered from river Jhelum in Chattabal area of Srinagar. The body of the man probably in his fifties was recovered by police Chattabal police this morning. More details into the incident are awaited. KR

 Crescent Kashmir

KU-WRRA join hands for better water resources management in UT

KU-WRRA join hands for better water resources management in UT

The University of Kashmir and J&K Water Resources Regulatory Authority (WRRA) Thursday vowed to work in close coordination on policy-making related to judicious management of water resources in the Union Territory. At a high-level expert meeting here, KU Vice-Chancellor Prof Talat Ahmad and Mr Ghanshyam Jha, Chairman J&KWRRA, deliberated upon a roadmap for sustainable development […]

 Crescent Kashmir

Three BJP workers shot dead in south Kashmir

Three BJP workers shot dead in south Kashmir

Srinagar :Three Bhartiya Janta Party workers including party’s Yuva Morcha General Secretary for Kulgam were killed in a suspected militant attack in the south Kashmir district on Thursday evening. A local news gathering agency Global News Service (GNS) quoting unnamed officials that militants attacked the trio at Y K Pora following which they were rushed […]

 Crescent Kashmir

Militants shot dead 2 BJP workers, another critical

Militants shot dead 2 BJP workers, another critical

Militants in a late night attack gunned down two BJP workers including the General Secretary of BJP Yuva Morcha in Southern Kulgam district. Well placed sources told KNT that militants fired upon 3 workers of BJP at Yaripora Kulgam, resulting in their injuries. They were shifted to hospital where doctors declared two among them dead. […]

1 2 3 44