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02-Jul-2018 Uri

Degree College Uri headless for two months

Belying the tall claims of government about upgrading and developing the educational sector in the rural areas of the state, Government Degree College in frontier Uri town in north Kashmir Baramulla district is without Principal from last two months thus affecting...

26-Feb-2018 Uri

LoC Traders stage protest demanding revocation of banned trade items

The Salamabad Cross LoC Traders Union (SCLTU) on Monday staged a massive protest against Trade Facilitation Officer (TFO) accusing him of not only harassment but also imposing ban of certain items.The protesters threatened to wind up their business if the...

15-Jan-2018 Uri

5 infiltrators killed in North Kashmir

Police Monday claimed that five infiltrators from Jaish-e-Muhammad were killed in a joint operation in North Kashmir.  According to Army spokesperson, all the six infiltrators have been gunned down while search operation is underway.Jammu and Kashmir Police...

15-Jan-2018 Uri(Baramulla)

5 militants killed in ongoing Uri operation

Army claimed to have foiled an infiltration bid by killing five militants along LoC in Uri sector of north Kashmir's Baramulla district on Monday.Army's Srinagar based defence spokesman Col Rajesh Kalia told GNS that an infiltration bid was foiled by the...

29-Nov-2017 Uri

Army installs steel bridge for Nambla people in Uri

Nambla is a remote village in Uri tehsil of North Kashmir’s Baramulla district that is located close to the Line of Control.    Many seasonal nalas flow in the vicinity of the village restricting smooth passage of the local populace. The Khunjuri...

09-Nov-2017 Uri

Army organizes mela in Uri

Uri Awami Mela, a multi spectrum platform for welfare of the local populace of Uri Tehsil was organized by the Army. According to an army official, the event aimed at bringing various facilities offered by the government and Army at one common venue to assist...

24-Sep-2017 Uri

Three Pakistani 'fidayeen' killed in J&K gunfight

A major terror attack was averted after three Pakistani 'fidayeen' were shot dead in a gunfight in a forested area near the border town of Uri in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district, police said."All three Pakistani fidayeen terrorists were killed in...

21-Jul-2017 Uri

Uri blind murder case solved, 2 held

Police has solved the blind murder case after it arrested two people involved in the crime in Uri area of Baramulla District.On 03/07/2017, Police Station Uri received a phone call that the body of 15 years old Maqsood Ahmad Khanday  son of Mohammad Zameer...

12-Jan-2017 Uri

57 new ration depots to be opened in Uri: Ch. Zulfkar Ali

Minister for Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs, Chowdhary Zulfkar Ali today said that Government is planning to open 57 new ration depots in Uri constituency to ease supply in the far off hilly areas of the constituency.He informed that 36 Ghat Munshies...

24-Oct-2016 Uri (Jammu and Kashmir)

8 months on, Uri fire victims yet to receive compensation

Eight months have passed since the deadly blaze destroyed 50 structures in this border town, but not a single victim has yet received any compensation from the district administration.The traders are aghast over what they call the “callous attitude” of the...

20-Oct-2016 Uri

Woman died, ten injured after vehicle plunges into gorge

A woman died while ten others including driver were injured when a vehicle skidded off the road and fell into a deep gorge near Kamalkote area of Uri on Thursday.According to KNS correspondent, Nadeem Khawaja, a Tata Sumo bearing registration number JKo5C...

20-Sep-2016 Uri (Jammu and Kashmir)

10 militants, soldier killed in Kashmir, sneak bids foiled

Sep 20 (IANS) At least 10 militants and a soldier were killed on Tuesday as the army claimed to have foiled two major infiltration bids from Pakistan near the Line of Control (LoC), two days after a massive terror strike killed 18 army men in this garrison...

20-Sep-2016 Uri (Jammu and Kashmir)

8 militants killed as India foils incursion bid in Uri

At least eight militants were killed when Indian soldiers fired on a group of infiltrators trying to cross over from Pakistan at the Line of Control (LoC) under the cover of Pakistani firing in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday, two days after a massive terror...

20-Sep-2016 Uri (Jammu and Kashmir)

Pakistan fires at Indian posts in Uri

Pakistan Army fired at Indian posts in Jammu and Kashmir's Uri on Tuesday, two days after a massive terror strike killed 18 soldiers at an army base in the garrison town, a defence source said."Pakistani troopers resorted to heavy gunfire with small and automatic...

19-Sep-2016 Kolkata

Two soldiers from Bengal among Uri martyrs

Two braveheart soldiers from West Bengal were among the 17 army men killed in Uri terrorist attack in the early hours of Sunday.Sepoys Gangadhar Dolui from Howrah district and Biswajit Garai from South 24-Parganas district died when four heavily armed suicide...

19-Sep-2016 New Delhi

Another soldier dies, Uri toll 18

A 20-year-old soldier injured in the Uri terror attack died of injuries in a Delhi hospital on Monday, taking the toll to 18, officials said.The soldier, identified as K.V. Janardan from Maharashtra, died at the Army Research and Referral Hospital, a hospital...

19-Sep-2016 New Delhi

Rajnath Singh reviews security situation in Kashmir

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday chaired a high level meet to review the security situation in Jammu and Kashmir in the wake of the Uri terror attack.Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar, National Security Adviser Ajit Doval, Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi,...

18-Sep-2016 Uri/New Delhi

Terrorists kill 17 soldiers in Kashmir, India blames Pakistan

Terrorists of Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) outfit attacked an army camp near a brigade headquarters here in Jammu and Kashmir early on Sunday in the worst attack on any military base in the state in a decade that left 17 soldiers dead, officials said.Over...

18-Sep-2016 Uri (Jammu and Kashmir)

Terrorists kill 17 soldiers, India blames Pakistan

Terrorists sneaked into an army camp here in Jammu and Kashmir early on Friday and slaughtered 17 soldiers in the worst attack on a military centre in the state in a decade.Over two dozen soldiers were also injured in the audacious attack that left all four heavily-armed...

18-Sep-2016 Uri

17 soldiers killed in militant attack in Kashmir

Seventeen soldiers were killed in an audacious militant attack on army camp in Uri in Jammu and Kashmir early on Sunday that also left four terrorists dead, military officials said.Over two dozen soldiers were also injured in the attack which began at 5.30 a.m....

17-Aug-2016 Uri

Loy lying HT wires put people at risk in Uri

Residents of main town Uri in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district Wednesday said that their life is under constant threat due to the presence of overhead high tension wires that are lying low and touching the roof tops of their residential houses.They said that...

26-Jan-2016 Uri

Locals fume at fire service deptt

A historical Jamia Masjid in Bijhama, Uri was gutted Tuesday morning, and a nearby residential house was partially damaged.Locals said that the blaze erupted in the second storey of the mosque at 11.30 am and then instantly engulfed it.“The fire erupted...

10-Dec-2015 Uri

Asiea Naqash calls for promoting AASRA, Ladli Beti Schemes

Minister of State for Health and Social Welfare, Asiea NaqashThursday called for ensuring benefits of the new social welfare schemes like AASRA and Ladli beti reach the intended beneficiaries including those living in far flung areas.She was speaking at the valedictory...

08-Dec-2015 Uri

Panchayat an interface between government and the people: Abdul Haq

Minister for Rural Development and Panchayati Raj, Abdul HaqTuesday said Panchayats are an interface between government and the public and can play a major role to bridge the communication gap between the two.The Minister said this while inaugurating 31st Public...

20-Aug-2015 Salamabad (Uri)

CM visits Salamabad, Kaman Post, Uri

Asserting that there is no alternative to peace between India and Pakistan, Chief Minister, Mufti Mohammad Sayeed, today described cross-LoC trade and travel as an initiative not only to bring divided families closer but a big step towards promoting culture, education,...

05-Dec-2014 Uri

Congress to make Uri a centre of growth, development: Taj Mohi ud Din

Reiterating his aim of taking Uri to higher levels of growth and development, Health Minister and senior Congress leader Choudhary Taj Mohi ud Din has said once voted to power Congress would make the town an excellent centre of urban activities.Addressing a series...

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