Politics

HC orders eviction of unauthorized occupants from govt accommodation

HC orders eviction of unauthorized occupants from govt accommodation

SRINAGAR: In a significant order, Jammu and Kashmir High Court has ordered eviction of unauthorized occupants from the government accommodation in the State. “In the meantime, Director Estates, J&K Government shall ensure eviction of all unauthorized occupants from the Government accommodations and report compliance,” the single bench of Justice Ali Mohammad Magrey ordered while adjudicating on […]

Slathia slams BJP for pushing Jammu to backwards

Slathia slams BJP for pushing Jammu to backwards

VIJAYPUR: Former minister and National Conference State Secretary Surjeet Singh Slathia on Sunday slammed BJP for pushing the State, especially the Jammu region, to backwards on all fronts during its misrule for over three years in partnership with the PDP, a statement issued here said. “The roadmap drawn by the successive National Conference governments for […]

Hurriyat (G) condemns ‘excessive force’ against civilians

Hurriyat (G) condemns ‘excessive force’ against civilians

Srinagar: Hurriyat Confeerence (G) on Monday said intimidations and repressive measures carried out by the government are highly deplorable, saying it won’t force people to submission. A statement issued here said that Hurriyat Conference (G) General Secretary Gh Nabi Sumji has expressed his grave concern over the use of excessive force against innocent civilians and youth. Hurriyat leader while […]

Dalai Lama bats for dialogue, reconciliation to end discords

Dalai Lama bats for dialogue, reconciliation to end discords

KARGIL: While terming the 21st century as the century of dialogue, Buddhist spiritual leader Dalai Lama called for collective efforts to minimize discords and disagreements through the process of dialogue and reconciliation. He was addressing a huge gathering of devotees during his religious sermon at Spring Dales Public School Mulbekh here today. The Dalai Lama […]

‘Prohibiting foreign media, testifies our claim’: Hurriyat (G)

‘Prohibiting foreign media, testifies our claim’: Hurriyat (G)

Srinagar: Hurriyat Conference (G) on Sunday said that prohibiting foreign media and banning their entry in the state testifies our claim that’ Indian authorities are perpetrating excesses and it is inoperable step to shield and cover criminals in uniform’, Hurriyat said on Sunday and added if authorities feel that they have nothing to conceal, then New Delhi […]

Meaningful dialogue only way to resolve Kashmir issue: Geelani

Meaningful dialogue only way to resolve Kashmir issue: Geelani

Srinagar: Chairman of Hurriyat Conference (G), Syed Ali Geelani on Saturday called for an end to the hostility between India and Pakistan. “The composite dialogue between all stakeholders will definitely make an end to hostility between two nuclear countries and will open avenues for peace and reconciliation in South Asia,” Geelani said in a statement issued here. Meanwhile, […]

Proposal to Change Sedition Law

Proposal to Change Sedition Law

New Delhi: The Ministry of Home Affairs has written to the Ministry of Law and Justice to request the Law Commission of India to study the usage of the provisions of Section 124 A (Sedition) of IPC and suggest amendments, if any. The Law Commission has undertaken the examination of Section 124 A and is […]