NC’s present politics hostage to Farooq Abdullah’s cricket scam: PDP

NC’s present politics hostage to Farooq Abdullah’s cricket scam: PDP

Srinagar:  Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday said that the politics of national conference is right now hostage to Farooq Abdullah’s cricket scam in which no action was initiated since July 18 last year when CBI filed charge sheet against the NC patriarch. According to a statement issued here, senior PDP leader and former minister Naeem […]

25-year-old labourer shot dead in Tral village

25-year-old labourer shot dead in Tral village

Srinagar: Suspected militants on Monday evening shot dead a 25-year-old labourer in Reshipora, Tral are of Awantipora in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district. Reports reaching GNS said that the militants fired upon Mohsin Ahmad Wani (25) son of Ghulam Ahmad Wani outside his home at Reshipora. Wani, suffered serious bullet wounds and died instantly on the way […]

ECI issues election notification for Baramulla, Jammu Lok Sabha seats

ECI issues election notification for Baramulla, Jammu Lok Sabha seats

JAMMU: The Election Commission of India (ECI) today issued notification for General Elections to Baramulla and Jammu Parliamentary Constituencies. As per the notification, last date of filing nominations has been fixed on March 25, while the scrutiny of papers will be held on March 26 and the last date of withdrawal of candidature is March […]

ISESCO chief calls for proclaiming March 15 as ‘global day for combating Islamophobia’

ISESCO chief calls for proclaiming March 15 as ‘global day for combating Islamophobia’

Rabat: Director General of the Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ISESCO) Dr. Abdulaziz Othman Altwaijri has warned against the growth of extremism and hate speech in the world against Muslims despite the great efforts exerted over the past three decades in the field of dialogue among cultures and alliance of civilizations. Altwaijri made the […]

Poll alliance with Congress only after seat sharing agreement: Omar

Poll alliance with Congress only after seat sharing agreement: Omar

Srinagar: The National Conference is open to a pre-poll alliance if the Congress agrees to its seat-sharing arrangement for for upcoming Lok Sabha elections, party vice president and former J&K chief minister Omar Abdullah said on Sunday. “Yes, we received an offer from Congress but we have been very clear on taking forward any alliance […]

Governor express grief over demise of Manohar Parrikar

Governor express grief over demise of Manohar Parrikar

Jammu: Governor Satya Pal Malik has expressed grief over the untimely demise of Shri Manohar Parrikar, Chief Minister of Goa. Paying tribute to Shri Parrikar, Governor described him as a widely respected public figure and an able administrator whose service to the country will always be remembered. Governor has prayed for peace to the departed […]

PDP workers are ‘real mujahideen’, says Mehbooba!

PDP workers are ‘real mujahideen’, says Mehbooba!

Srinagar: PDP chief and former J&K chief minister Mehbooba Mufti Sunday extolled her party workers as “real mujahideen.” Addressing a large gathering in Kupwara district, Mehbooba said even though a PDP worker “may not have a gun or stone in his hands, you are the real mujahid.” “Your contribution to the society is far greater […]