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Govt declares Human Rabies a notifiable disease

Govt declares Human Rabies a notifiable disease

Srinagar: Government  of J&K has declared human rabies a notifiable disease under the Epidemic Diseases Act of 1897. As per a notification issued by the Health and Medical Education Department, a copy of which lies with the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO), all government and private health facilities, including medical colleges have been directed to […]

One dead, fifteen injured in Pampore bus accident

One dead, fifteen injured in Pampore bus accident

Srinagar: A tragic accident occurred on Thursday in Pampore town  early this morning when a passenger bus overturned, resulting in the death of one individual and injuries to fifteen others. An official told the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO), that Pampore police and local residents were quick to respond and are currently managing the situation. […]

Husband ‘kills’ wife in Tangdhar, arrested

Husband ‘kills’ wife in Tangdhar, arrested

Kupwara: In a shocking incident, a husband allegedly killed his wife by strangling her at Tangdhar in north Kashmir’s frontier Kupwara district. An official said that a lady, in her 30’s (name withheld) was allegedly killed by her husband after strangling her at their house during the intervening night of Tuesday-Wednesday. The accused, identified as […]

Theft case solved, accused arrested: Police

Theft case solved, accused arrested: Police

Asian Mail Baramulla: Police have solved a theft case by arresting 1 accused person and recovered stolen items from his possession. Follow Asian Mail Communications on Whatsapp Join Now In a statement issued to Asian mail, Police spokesperson  said that Police Station Uri received a written application from Shakeel Ahmad Parray, Resident of Garkote Uri […]

Police Installed GPS Tracking Device In Bailed Out Let Militant Associate

Police Installed GPS Tracking Device In Bailed Out Let Militant Associate

Asian Mail Baramulla: Police installed GPS tracking device on a Lashkar-e-Toiba militant associate on Wednesday in North Kashmir’s Baramulla district. In a statement issued to Asian Mail, the police spokesperson said that in compliance to an order received from Court, police in Baramulla today affixed a GPS tracking device on an under trial terror associate […]

Anantnag kicks off movie shooting to lure foreign tourists

Anantnag kicks off movie shooting to lure foreign tourists

Anantnag: After a decline in film shootings in Kashmir post-1990s, recent developments such as the introduction of a New Film Policy have reignited interest from Bollywood and British actors in filming in the picturesque locales of Kashmir. Tourist spots in south Kashmir’s Anantnag district like Verinag, Sinthan Top and Daksum Kokernag are witnessing the filming […]

Massive Blaze Destroys Four Structures, Two Commercial Buildings Included

Massive Blaze Destroys Four Structures, Two Commercial Buildings Included

Srinagar: Massive blaze destroys four structures including two commercial buildings in  Raj Bagh area of Srinagar on Tuesday. Local sources said that a fire broke out from the top floor of the commercial building of one owned by Haji Abdul Rashid Dar. The fire spread quickly to other buildings damaging another commercial building owned by […]

India to give relief assistance US$ 1 million to Papua New Guinea in the wake of landslide that killed 2,000

India to give relief assistance US$ 1 million to Papua New Guinea in the wake of landslide that killed 2,000

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed deep condolences and conveyed India’s readiness to extend all possible support and assistance to the Pacific island country in its time of difficulty. “As a close friend and partner under the Forum for India-Pacific Islands Cooperation (FIPIC) and as a gesture of solidarity with the friendly people of […]

KPDCL serving Notices to consumers found hooking, meter bypassing

KPDCL serving Notices to consumers found hooking, meter bypassing

1.90 lakh inspections conducted in last 6 months, Rs.27.74 cr fine imposed against violators Srinagar: Kashmir Power Distribution Corporation Limited (KPDCL) has warned its consumers to desist from illegal power usage, failing which permanent disconnections with recovery of the unaccounted energy consumed shall be effected including registration of FIRs, under the Electricity Act. KPDCL has […]

Dr. Mir Mushtaq honoured with prestigious WHO Award for Outstanding Services in Tobacco Control in Kashmir

Dr. Mir Mushtaq honoured with prestigious WHO Award for Outstanding Services in Tobacco Control in Kashmir

Becomes first Doctor to receive such award from UT of J&K Srinagar: Dr. Mir Mushtaq, Nodal Officer NTCP DHSK, has been honoured with the prestigious WHO Award for his outstanding contributions to tobacco control in the Kashmir Division. This significant recognition marks Dr. Mushtaq as the first doctor in the Union Territory of Jammu and […]

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