Monthly Archives: October 26, 2015

Over 130 Dead In Pakistan Quake

Over 130 Dead In Pakistan Quake

Islamabad, Oct 26: The strongest earthquake in 10 years rocked Pakistan on Monday leaving over 130 people dead and hundreds injured and causing widespread damage, stretching from the areas near Afghanistan to Punjab and Kashmir regions bordering India. The 7.5 intensity quake with its epicentre in Afghanistan’s Hindu Kush mountains jolted most northern parts of Pakistan

Nocturnal movement of Army choppers Irk people In Bandipora

Locals from Sumbal Bandipora Saturday alleged that continuous nocturnal movement of choppers and Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) at 3 Sector Headquarters of Indian Army located at Mansbal are giving them sleepless nights while the noise pollution during night hours have become nuisance for them. A delegation from different hamlets of Sumbal Bandipora including Nesbal, Naninara,

Another Muslim Youth Attacked In Udhampur

Two weeks after an attack on Kashmiri truckers in Udhampur, goons allegedly attempted to murder a Jammu Kashmir Bank employee from Kishtwar in the same town on Friday evening. Narrating his ordeal, Junaid Hussain Malik, a resident of Kishtwar, who is posted at Zonal Office of Jammu Kashmir Bank in Udhampur told CNS that his

Normalcy Returns In South Kashmir

Life limped back to normalcy in South Kashmir’s Anantnag district after six days of shutdown and protests against the murder of Kashmiri trucker Zahid Rasool Bhat who was killed by goons in Shivnagar Udhampur. All shops in Lal Chowk, Kadipora, Reshi Bazar, Lasibal, Mattan Chowk and Bus Stand opened on Saturday. There was free vehicular

Stray Dogs Attack Six People Including A Minor In Srinagar

Stray dogs attacked half a dozen people including a minor in the city outskirts, creating panic among parents and locals. Nazir Ahmed Guroo along with his injured minor son Arsalan Ahmed appeared in Press Enclave Srinagar on Saturday stating that stray dogs are on prowl at SD Colony Noorbagh Srinagar. “The stray dogs attacked and

BJP To Celebrate ‘Accession Day’ Of J&K On Oct 26

The BJP on Saturday announced that it will celebrate the Accession Day of Jammu and Kashmir with India on October 26. “We will celebrate Accession Day on Monday, that is, on October 26. The Day should be celebrated like other festivals,” BJP State General Secretary, Organisation, Ashok Kaul said. Kaul, chairing a meeting, held discussions

Woman Writer Threatened With Rape, Acid Attack After She Questioned Hindu Rituals, #BeefBan

In the latest story emerging from Bengaluru, noted writer, film-maker and script writer Chetana Thirthahalli was threatened with rape, acid attack and other ‘dire consequences’ on Facebook.   This after she wrote articles questioning Hindu customs in various magazines, including Muslim publications. She was also part of a recent rally in Bengaluru which supported beef