JRL calls for protest shutdown on Nov 17, boycott to Panchayat polling

JRL calls for protest shutdown on Nov 17, boycott to Panchayat polling

Srinagar: Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) of Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik have said that people will once again show their complete rejection and disassociation from the repeated election dramas being enacted by the Indian state this time in the name of Panchayat elections. In a statement issued to KNS, JRL […]

Masarat Alam shifted to Hira Nagar Jail after 37th PSA: ML

Masarat Alam shifted to Hira Nagar Jail after 37th PSA: ML

Srinagar: The incarcerated chairman of Muslim League (ML) Jammu Kashmir Masarat Alam Bhat was on Wednesday shifted to Hira Nagar jail Jammu after authorities booked him under the fresh Public Safety Act (PSA). The fresh orders, incidentally 37th in the series, were passed Wednesday morning by the Deputy Commissioner, Baramulla, a spokesperson of the League […]

GST Council may have to take a view on the funding of NDRF: N.K.Singh

GST Council may have to take a view on the funding of NDRF: N.K.Singh

New Delhi: XVFC concluded the International Workshop in India on Financing of Disaster Risk Management yesterday in New Delhi. The two-day conference discussed various issues related to Disaster Risk Management (DRM) ranging from urbanization, climate change, coastal erosion, localized catastrophes and the price associated with it, among many other issues. The need for a Disaster […]

Two HM militants arrested by police in Awantipora

Two HM militants arrested by police in Awantipora

Srinagar: Police and security forces in Awantipora on a credible input arrested two militants along with arms & ammunition, police said At a Naka (checkpoint) established at Panzgam in Awantipora, Police and security forces intercepted two persons and during their checking recovered arms & ammunition from their possession which includes UBGL, grenades & live rounds and […]

Fiddling with JK’s special status impermissible, unacceptable to us: Mehbooba

Fiddling with JK’s special status impermissible, unacceptable to us: Mehbooba

Srinagar: Former Chief Minister and President Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Mehbooba Mufti on Wednesday reiterated that any attempt taken through legal or administrative route to fiddle with JK’s special status will be unacceptable to the people of the state. Addressing party functionaries and workers of Anantnag and Pahalgam, the PDP chief stated that while it […]

Director School Education inspects exam centers in Pulwama, Shopian

Director School Education inspects exam centers in Pulwama, Shopian

PULWAMA:  Director School Education Kashmir G N Itoo along with District Development Commissioner Pulwama G M Dar and District Development Commissioner Shopian Dr Owais Ahmed today paid a surprise visit to various examination centers where 10th and 11th class examinations are going on and took stock of facilities provided to the students. In Pulwama Director School Education […]

Health department organises camp to commemorate World Diabetes Day

Health department organises camp to commemorate World Diabetes Day

SRINAGAR: The Health department today organised a medical camp at Primary Health Centre Chanapora here to mark the World Diabetes Day commemorated across the world on November 14. Deputy Commissioner Srinagar Dr Syed Abid Rasheed Shah inaugurated the camp and inspected the arrangements made for it. Hundreds of diabetic patients attended the camp where specialist doctors available […]