Amarnath Yatra

Amarnath Yatra : Yatra suspended due to heavy rains

Just a day after the holy Amarnath Yatra began, it has been suspended due to heavy rains and the twin routes of Pahalgam and Baltal have been closed temporarily. The rains have made the tracks slippery at certain places. Braving the unpredictable and dangerous weather, over 6,000 pilgrims on Thursday paid respect at Amarnath amid tight security.

“The pilgrims headed for base camps at Baltal and Nunwan are requested to check the status of the yatra with the control room or helpline set up by the SASB before starting off, ” an official of the Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board said.

DPS Srinagar In Wee Hours

J&K: Gunbattle breaks out at DPS Srinagar in wee hours

New Delhi: In Jammu and Kashmir, a gunbattle broke out at DPS Srinagar in the wee hours on Sunday as security forces launched an offensive to flush out terrorists who took refuge inside the school after attacking CRPF personnel in Pantha chowk area yesterday evening.

A police official said, the exchange of firing between security forces and terrorists began around 3.40 AM and is going on intermittently.


Police officer lynching incident: “Don’t test the patience of police, else old times may return”, warns Mufti

New Delhi:In regards with the incident of a mob lynching a police officer to death in Srinagar today, Mehbooba Mufti came down heavily on Kashmiris and warned them to not take the police force for granted. Even as the police arrested two people in connection with the lynching, J&K chief minister Mehbooba Mufti had strong words for Kashmiris: "This is not how you respond to restraint on the part of the police."

Abdul Rahman Makki

Terrorist Abdul Rehman Makki threatened India again

NewsMantra Bureau

Mastermind of Mumbai attacks Abdul Rehman Makki threatened India again in the press conference held in Faisalabad of Pakistan. By pointing on Kashmir he said that the attacks on Kashmir will increase. After the house arrest of mastermind Hafis Sayeed Makki handled the position of Jamat-Ud- Dava.