All roads leading to headquarters of 15 Corps closed to foil JRL march

All roads leading to headquarters of 15 Corps closed to foil JRL march

Srinagar: All roads leading to headquarters of 15 Corps in Srinagar have been closed to foil Badami Bagh Challo called by Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) on Monday against the Pulwama killings on Saturday. The traffic police has already announced traffic advisory banning any traffic movement on the main road — Pantha Chowk-Badami Bagh Sonawar-Dagate–. The […]

Govt to have powers to appoint Administrator, Professional Board for Cooperative Banks

Govt to have powers to appoint Administrator, Professional Board for Cooperative Banks

JAMMU: The State Administrative Council (SAC) headed by Governor, Satya Pal Malik approved amendments to the Jammu and Kashmir Cooperative Societies Act, 1989. The Bill seeks to replace the J&K Cooperative Societies (Amendment) Ordinance, 2018 promulgated by the Honโ€™ble Governor on 14.06.2018. The amendments will enable the Government to constitute a Board of Management or […]

Unfortunate that militants and civilians are being dealt with the same yardstick: NC

Unfortunate that militants and civilians are being dealt with the same yardstick: NC

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir National Conference on Monday impressed upon the central government to put a stop to civilian killings in Kashmir and immediately initiate reconciliatory process. According to a statement issued here, party General Secretary Haji Ali Muhammad Sagar while addressing a meet of party functionaries here at party headquarters Nawa e Subh, Srinagar […]

PDP protests inside Civil Secretariat, demands end to Kashmir civilian killingsย 

PDP protests inside Civil Secretariat, demands end to Kashmir civilian killingsย 

Jammu:ย First time in the recent history, a protest demonstration was carried out inside Civil Secretariat, housing the seat of government. The protest demonstration was carried by People’s Democratic Party (PDP) members led by senior PDP leaders Firdous Tak, Aijaz Mir and Yawar Mir. The protesters assembled in the canteen of the Secretariat and marched in […]

Registrar Cooperatives gets powers to cancel registration of double-dealing societies

Registrar Cooperatives gets powers to cancel registration of double-dealing societies

JAMMU: The State Administrative Council (SAC) headed by Governor, Satya Pal Malik approved the Jammu and Kashmir Self-Reliant Cooperative Bill, 2018. The Bill seeks to regulate the activities of the Self-Reliant Cooperatives and protect the interests of the members/depositors. Also, it has been noticed that some societies indulge in banking activities without the permission of […]

84โ€™ riots: Delhi HC sentences Sajjan Kumar to life imprisonment

84โ€™ riots: Delhi HC sentences Sajjan Kumar to life imprisonment

New Delhi: Delhi High Court on Monday reversed the acquittal of the trial court and sentenced senior Congress leader Sajjan Kumar with life imprisonment in the 1984 riots. The Delhi HC division bench Justices S Muralidhar and Vinod Goel, after hearing the final arguments in the appeals, ordered Kumar to surrender before the court by […]

Mobile internet remains suspended for 3nd day in Kashmir

Mobile internet remains suspended for 3nd day in Kashmir

Srinagar: The mobile internet service of all cellular companies, including Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL), remained suspended for the third successive day on Monday in Kashmir as a precautionary measure. The decision to suspend the internet service was taken on Saturday in south Kashmir, where seven civilians were killed in security force action on demonstrators […]

Killing of civilians in Pulwama unacceptable: Azad

Killing of civilians in Pulwama unacceptable: Azad

New Delhi: Expressing concern over the civilians killings in Pulwama, senior Congress leader and Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad on Monday said the killing of seven civilians was unacceptable. Demanding a probe into the matter, he said security forces should be asked to avoid firing on civilians so that Pulwama […]