PDP cautions Guv over fiddling with State Subject Laws

PDP cautions Guv over fiddling with State Subject Laws

Srinagar: Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has reacted sharply over the reports about Governor administration fiddling with the existing state subject laws and amendment made in Jammu & Kashmir Protection of Human Rights Act,  and urged it not to act beyond its mandate, a statement issued here said. The  Governor administration has cleared a proposal that has […]

Dr Farooq extends support to farmers, pitches for unity

Dr Farooq extends support to farmers, pitches for unity

Srinagar: National Conference president Dr Farooq Abdullah on Friday extended his support to the farmers who had gathered at New Delhi’s Ramlilla ground to press their demands and urged the people to join hands to overthrow the BJP government. According to a statement issued here, Dr Farooq who represents the Srinagar parliamentary constituency said that the […]

Civilian injured in south Kashmir

Civilian injured in south Kashmir

Srinagar: A civilian was injured when militant attacked an Army patrolling party on Saturday evening in south Kashmir district of Pulwama. Official sources told UNI that militants attacked an Army patrolling party in Neeralu in Pulwama on Saturday evening. “The security forces retaliated, ensuing in a brief exchange of fire,” they said, adding a civilian, […]

Geelani condemns arrest of Kishtwar militant’s mother, sisters

Geelani condemns arrest of Kishtwar militant’s mother, sisters

Srinagar: Hurriyat Conference (G) chairman, Syed Ali Geelani has strongly condemned the arrest of mother and two sisters of a militant in Kishtwar on the suspicion of being involved in the killing of BJP worker and his brother about a month back. “Our stated policy is that we neither support nor encourage any attempt harm […]

Gen Rawat commenting on situation of political nature, alleges Soz

Gen Rawat commenting on situation of political nature, alleges Soz

Srinagar: Alleging that Chief of the Army (COA) Gen Bipin Rawat was commenting on situation of political nature, senior Congress leader and former union minister Prof Saifuddin Soz on Saturday said his remaks often carry implications for the society at large. “I feel sad that the well established institutions and their sphere of activities that […]

Police Drug-De-Addiction and Rehabilitation Centre organises a one day programme at SSM College

Police Drug-De-Addiction and Rehabilitation Centre organises a one day programme at SSM College

Srinagar: Police Drug De-Addiction and Rehabilitation Centre along with Department of Civil Engineering of SSM College Of Engineering and Technology organized a programme on Substance Abuse Among Young Adults, Current Trends And Collective Responsibilities, in which experts from Police Drug De-addiction and Rehabilitation Centre were invited to speak. The programme was attended by the Principal, Registrar […]

Tax officers inspect business establishments in Srinagar

Tax officers inspect business establishments in Srinagar

SRINAGAR: Continuing with its drive against non-filers of returns and tax defaulters, a team of state tax officers and inspectors today carried out a comprehensive drive. During the course of such examination a liability on account of non filing of GSTR 3B amounting to Rs 1.8 crore was found against M/s Himalayan Motors Tengpora Bypass […]

Chill continues due to below freezing temp in Kashmir, Ladakh

Chill continues due to below freezing temp in Kashmir, Ladakh

Srinagar: Chilly condition further intensified due to blow freezing temperature in the Kashmir valley and Ladakh, where Leh with minus 9.4 degree was coldest in the region. The night chill will further intensified in the region due to dry weather during the next six days though there will no major change in the maximum temperature, […]

Shutdown continues in Sopore

Shutdown continues in Sopore

Baramulla: Life remained affected for the third consecutive day on Saturday in apple township of Sopore in this north Kashmir district, where a local militant Mehrajuddin Khan of Lashker-e-Toiba (LeT) was killed alongwith Naveed Jatt, a Pakistani national in an encounter at Chattergam in Badgam district on Wednesday. Shops and business establishments remained closed and […]

Observe week-long HR week, stage protest from Dec 03 to 09: JRL

Observe week-long HR week, stage protest from Dec 03 to 09: JRL

Srinagar : Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) comprising Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik termed the present situation in Kashmir ‘extremely alarming’ as uninterrupted killings, mass arrests, blinding and maiming including of toddlers as eye opener for those who believe in India being the world’s largest democracy. JRL stated that “the way GoI and […]