It was late afternoon in mid-1996 when people began to arrive at our house to inquire about the health of my badi mummy (aunt), cousin, and brother. The whole conversation centred on the magnitude and effect of a bomb detonation in a neighbouring arcade, where three of my family members were caught up.
Srinagar: On the directions of the Deputy Commissioner Srinagar, Mohammad Aijaz Asad, the Additional Deputy Commissioner (ADC) Srinagar, Dr Syed Hanief Balkhi Friday visited Aali Kadal area near Rahbab Sahab Shrine in Downtown to take first-hand appraisal and on the spot assessment of the damages caused due to devastating fire incident.
Srinagar/IBNS: President of Jammu Kashmir Workers Party Mir Junaid Wednesday called upon Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha and presented a memorandum that contained suggestions on the management of issues that have come up due to the pandemic.
Srinagar/UNI: Unidentified gunmen shot dead an advocate in the outskirts of Srinagar on Thursday evening, official sources said.
Srinagar, Feb 2 (IBNS): With Jammu and Kashmir governor N.N. Vohra asking coalition partners Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and the Bharatiya Janata party (BJP) to meet him on Tuesday on the government formation in the state, PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti is meeting the former deputy chief minister and senior BJP leader Nirmal Singh in Jammu, according to media reports.