All hope is not lost: ‘Comrade in arms’ former RAW and ISI chiefs team up in new book

By Saket Suman New Delhi, May 21 : Theirs has been the most vicious of all relations — one was a former chief of India’s RAW and the other of Pakistan’s ISI — but their coming together in a first-of-its kind groundbreaking book of dialogues highlights that “all hope is not lost” as far as […]

Over 100 sheep, goats killed in cloudburst in J&K

Jammu, May 8 : Over 110 sheep and goats perished and public infrastructure suffered heavy damage in a cloudburst in Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri district on Tuesday, officials said. Sources in district administration said hailstorm and heavy rainfall preceded the cloudburst in Thanamandi area of Rajouri. “Over 100 sheep and goats were killed and heavy […]

Second slain militant identified as local LeT commander

Srinagar, May 5 : The second militant killed in Saturday’s gunfight here has been identified as a local Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) commander, police said. The militant, killed in the gunfight in Chatabal area, was identified as Showkat Ahmad Tak, belonging to Panzgam village of Pulwama district. “He was a commander of the LeT outfit and had […]

BJP-PDP experiment has failed in Kashmir: Congress

New Delhi, May 2 : Following an incident of stone-pelting in a Kashmir village on Wednesday, the Congress said the situation in Kashmir is “very serious” and added that the BJP’s experiment of forming a government with the PDP has “completely failed”. It also demanded that the Narendra Modi government come out with a statement […]

One dead, 3 civilians injured in J&K clash

Srinagar, May 2 : A civilian died while three others were injured on Wednesday in clashes with the security forces near a gunfight site in Jammu and Kashmir’s Shopian district, police said. Police said security forces laid cordon around Turkawangam village in Shopian following information about the presence of a group of militants there, but […]

Four civilians injured in clashes near J&K gunfight site

Srinagar, May 2 : Four civilians were injured, one of them critically, on Wednesday in clashes with the security forces near a gunfight site in Jammu and Kashmir’s Shopian district, police said. Police said security forces laid cordon around Turkawangam village in Shopian following information about the presence of a group of militants there, but […]