Stop celebration of sham elections; end bloodshed in Kashmir: Altaf Bukhari

Stop celebration of sham elections; end bloodshed in Kashmir: Altaf Bukhari

Srinagar: PDP senior leader and former finance minister Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari has said the central government and governor administration in J&K must now come out from its election related celebratory mode and focus on an immediate end to bloodshed of innocent civilians in Kashmir. Bukhari who is outside the country, has said that unfortunately […]

National Conference urges GoI to initiate dialogue

National Conference urges GoI to initiate dialogue

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir National Conference on Monday expressed concern over government of India’s lackadaisical approach to initiate rapprochement and conciliation process in Kashmir. In a statement issued here from party headquarters Nawa-e-Subah, Party general secretary Ali Muhammad Sagar reiterated that National Conference is of the firm belief that the solution to Kashmir lies in […]

Governor to inaugurate Kashmir Autumn FAM Tour on Oct 25

Governor to inaugurate Kashmir Autumn FAM Tour on Oct 25

SRINAGAR: Governor Satya Pal Malik will inaugurate Kashmir Autumn FAM (Familiarization) Tour-2018 at SKICC which will commence from October 25 to 27, in which 100 visitors from across the country will visit tourist places in Srinagar, Pahalgam and Gulmarg. The tour programme is being organized by Directorate of Tourism, Kashmir. In order to chalk-out the […]

Navin Choudhary chairs Board of Directors meeting of JKIDFC

Navin Choudhary chairs Board of Directors meeting of JKIDFC

SRINAGAR: Principal Secretary of Finance, Navin K Choudhary, today chaired the second meeting of the Board of Directors of Jammu and Kashmir Infrastructure Development Finance Corporation Limited (JKIDFC) at his office chambers here. Navin K Choudhary, who is also the CMD of JKIDFC, reviewed the progress on 556 languishing projects that have already been approved […]

Adopt zero-tolerance policy against corruption, mismanagement: Advisor Ganai to Officers

Adopt zero-tolerance policy against corruption, mismanagement: Advisor Ganai to Officers

SRINAGAR: Advisor to Governor, Khurshid Ahmad Ganai Monday stressed on maintaining transparency in the execution of works and said that Government has zero tolerance policy against mismanagement and corruption. He said this while reviewing the implementation of various developmental projects under Roads and Buildings and PMGSY. Stating that the accountability and transparency holds key to […]

Expert Committee on Dal Lake calls on Advisor Vyas

Expert Committee on Dal Lake calls on Advisor Vyas

SRINAGAR: A Committee of experts appointed by Jammu and Kashmir High Court on Dal Conservation today met the Advisor to Governor B B Vyas. The members of the expert committee included former Additional Chief Secretary Department of Home, Govt of Kerala, Dr Vivedita P Haran, Managing Director Delhi Metro Rail Corporation, Dr Mangu Singh and […]

Panchayat Polls-2018: Govt issues instructions regarding MCC

Panchayat Polls-2018: Govt issues instructions regarding MCC

SRINAGAR:Β The Government today said that the Model Code of Conduct (MCC) that came into force with the announcement of the schedule for elections to Local Bodies will continue till completion of the Panchayat Elections-2018, for which schedule has already been issued by the Chief Electoral Officer, J&K. In view of the enforcement of MCC, the […]

Voting only during 6 hrs in panchayat polls, result on same day: J&K CEO

Voting only during 6 hrs in panchayat polls, result on same day: J&K CEO

Srinagar: Asserting that voting will be held between 0800 hrs to 1400 hrs during the nine-phased Panchayat polls following less number of electorates, J&K Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Shaleen Kabra on Monday said that the results will be declared on the same day of polling. Mr Kabra further said that security arrangements have been put […]

Police register a case, initiated investigation into Kulgam incident

Police register a case, initiated investigation into Kulgam incident

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir police has registered a case and initiated investigation into killing of six persons and injuries to several others in a blast which took place immediately after three Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) militants were killed in an encounter by security forces at Laroo in Kulgam district on Sunday, a police spokesman said. Meanwhile, police […]