Protest in BGSBU after detention of B.Tech student from Srinagar by police  

Protest in BGSBU after detention of B.Tech student from Srinagar by police  

Rajouri: Protests erupt at Baba Ghulam Shah Badshah University on Thursday evening after a student pursuing B Tech was detained by police from the varsity. According to GNS news agency reports said that a police team arrived at the varsity and detained the student namely Asrar Ahmad of Professor Colony, Lalbazar, Srinagar. Asrar is pursuing B. Tech Computer […]

Horticulture sector at forefront of sustaining, furthering JK economy: Advisor Ganai

Horticulture sector at forefront of sustaining, furthering JK economy: Advisor Ganai

SRINAGAR: Appreciating the State fruit growers, Advisor to Governor, Khurshid Ahmed Ganai today said the Horticulture sector has always been at the forefront of sustaining and uplifting of the State’s economy. The Advisor Ganai said this in his meeting with representatives of New Kashmir Fruit Association, Fruit Complex Parimpora, at a public hearing held here […]

JKSSB approves provisional shortlist for Junior Employment Officer posts

JKSSB approves provisional shortlist for Junior Employment Officer posts

SRINAGAR: J&K Services Selection Board (JKSSB) today approved provisional shortlist for the posts of Junior Employment Officers of the Labour and Employment Department. According to Malik Suhail Ahmad, Public Relations Officer, JKSSB, the provisional shortlist was approved at the specially convened 142ndBoard meeting under the Chairmanship of Zubair Ahmad, Chairman, J&K Services Selection Board. The […]

Three JeM militants killed in Kakriyal encounter in Jammu

Three JeM militants killed in Kakriyal encounter in Jammu

Jammu: Three Jaish-e-Muhammad militants were Thursday killed while as SDPO Nagrota and two Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) officers and some personnel were injured in an encounter that raged between forces and militants in Kakriyal area of Jammu region. Police officials said that the presence of militants in Kakriyal area of Jammu seems a case of fresh […]

Mastermind of IED blast among two militants killed in Sopore

Mastermind of IED blast among two militants killed in Sopore

Srinagar: In Checkipora area of Sheikhpora Sopore today, Police and security forces jointly launched a search operation based on credible inputs about the presence of militants in the area. During the searches, militants fired on the search party. Initially civilians were evacuated from the encounter site to the safer areas before engaging the militants in an […]

Omar seeks clarity on Govt stand over Article 35-A, deferment of proceedings till return of popular rule

Omar seeks clarity on Govt stand over Article 35-A, deferment of proceedings till return of popular rule

Srinagar National Conference vice president and former chief minister Omar Abdullah Thursday sought clarification of the stands of both the Central and State governments on Article 35-A and appropriate steps for deferment of proceedings in the Supreme Court till the return of popular rule in Jammu and Kashmir state. According to the KNS news agency, addressing a […]

PDP skips all party meet called by NC on Article 35-A, local body elections

PDP skips all party meet called by NC on Article 35-A, local body elections

Srinagar: Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Thursday stayed away from the all party meeting called by National Conference (NC) to discuss the strategy on Article 35-A and respond to the situation emerging after the government’s decision to go ahead with Panchayat and Municipal elections despite boycott by National Conference and PDP the two main regional political parties in […]

Police detains two suspects in militancy cases

Police detains two suspects in militancy cases

Srinagar: Ganderbal police today detained a militant and a main handler with the help of community, police said. One active militant namely Talha Umair alias Abu Hamza affiliated with a proscribed militant outfit from Sehpora Ganderbal who had joined the militancy earlier this year, has been detained with persistent efforts of District Police Ganderbal and his […]

LMD penalizes Car dealer

LMD penalizes Car dealer

SRINAGAR: During a routine inspection of show-room/workshop of authorized dealer of Maruti Suzuki India Limited at Hyderpora, Srinagar, namely M/s JamkashVehicleades, the spare-parts and other vehicle accessories were checked for mandatory declarations as are required to be printed on the label by the Manufacturer/Packer/Importer under Legal Metrology (Packaged Commodities) Rules, 2011. It was found that […]