JeM commander killed in J&K gunfight

Srinagar, Dec 26 (IANS) A top commander of the Jaish-e-Muhammad (JeM) outfit was killed in a gunfight with the security forces in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Tuesday. The police said the militant killed in Samboora village was identified. “The slain militant is Moor Muhammad Tantray alias Noor Trali, commander of JeM outfit. He belonged […]

Himachal cabinet to have old, new faces

Shimla, Dec 25 (IANS) The new Himachal Pradesh cabinet, to be headed by new and ‘young’ Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur, will be a blend of old and new faces. An indication in this regard was given by Thakur himself. “The cabinet will have both experienced and new faces,” he told reporters here in his […]

Srinagar records season’s coldest night

Srinagar, Dec 25 (IANS) Srinagar city witnessed the season’s coldest night as the temperature dropped to a minus 4.2 degrees Celsius, the weather office said on Monday. “The night temperatures are likely to further drop in Jammu and Kashmir during the next 48 hours as cold, dry weather is expected to continue for another few […]