Embrace, understand new technologies: Advisor Ganai to students

Embrace, understand new technologies: Advisor Ganai to students

JAMMU: Advisor to Governor Khurshid Ahmad Ganai today advised the students to embrace and understand new technologies and emphasized upon them to work hard as there is no shortcut to success. The Advisor was speaking as the chief guest at the valedictory ceremony of two-day HR conclave at Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Jammu. The […]

400 Kashmiris killed by forces this year: JRL

400 Kashmiris killed by forces this year: JRL

Srinagar: The Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) comprising Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and incarcerated Muhammad Yasin Malik Saturday strongly condemns the barbarism let loose against the people of Kashmir by government forces. Leadership said that the gruesome killing of civilians Ishfaq Ahmad, a carpenter by profession who was shot dead on spot on mere […]

Night temp remains below freezing point in Kashmir

Night temp remains below freezing point in Kashmir

Srinagar: People continued to shiver as the night temperature remained below freezing point at majority of the places in Kashmir valley, where the mercury is expected to dip further due to open sky and dry weather during the next 48 hours. Border town of Leh was the coldest place in the region at minus 8.8 […]

FCS&CA squad imposes Rs 3500 fine on errant shopkeepers

FCS&CA squad imposes Rs 3500 fine on errant shopkeepers

SRINAGAR: The Enforcement squad of Food Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs (FCS&CA) today collected a fine of Rs 3500 from 8 shopkeepers for violation of the Essential Commodities Act, during its market checking here at various areas in Srinagar district. In a statement, the spokesperson of the department said that the enforcement squad headed by […]

State Taxes Deptt seeks details of payments made to contractors by Govt Departments

State Taxes Deptt seeks details of payments made to contractors by Govt Departments

JAMMU: The State Taxes Department (STD) has sought details of payments made by various government departments to the contractors since the promulgation of GST Act in the State to ensure compliance of the filing of monthly GSTR-3B returns. “State Taxes Department has sought information regarding payments made to the contractors for executing work contracts by […]

Panchayat Polls-2018: Kashmir witnesses 55.7% voting in Phase-III

Panchayat Polls-2018: Kashmir witnesses 55.7% voting in Phase-III

JAMMU: In the Phase-III of Panchayat Polls held today, overall poll percentage of 75.2% was witnessed across the State. According to the Chief Electoral Officer J&K, Shaleen Kabra, an overwhelming 83% polling was witnessed in Jammu division and 55.7% in Kashmir division. Giving district-wise details, Kabra said that Kupwara witnessed 59.7%, Bandipora 51%, Baramulla 30.8%, Ganderbal […]

NC condemns killing of civilians, SPO; demands action

NC condemns killing of civilians, SPO; demands action

Srinagar: National Conference on Saturday condemned the killing of two civilians and an SPO in different incidents across the valley. In a statement issued here from party headquarters Nawa-e-Subah, Central Zone President and MLC Ali Mohammad Dar expressed shock and anguish over the killing of Ishfaq Ahmad Ganai of Mogreypora Chadoora on Friday evening. Ganai […]