Kashmir shuts on Afzal Guru’s sixth hanging anniversary

Kashmir shuts on Afzal Guru’s sixth hanging anniversary

Srinagar:Β A complete shutdown was observed in Kashmir Valley in response to a call given by the joint resistance leadership (JRL) on the sixth anniversary of Afzal Guru who was hanged secretly in Delhi’s Tihar jail in 2013. JRL comprising Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, and Yasin Malik had called for complete shutdown and protests […]

Div Com convenes a series of meetings

Div Com convenes a series of meetings

JAMMU: Divisional Commissioner, Sanjeev Verma today reviewed the progress on construction of bunkers along international border here at a meeting of DCs of border districts of Jammu. Deputy Commissioner Jammu, Ramesh Kumar was present in the meeting along with senior officers of the concerned departments. DC Poonch Rahul Yadav and officers from district Samba, Kathua […]

After Omar, Rana says NC to grant regional autonomy in JK if voted to power

After Omar, Rana says NC to grant regional autonomy in JK if voted to power

SHOWA (NAGROTA): National Conference Provincial President Devender Singh Rana on Sunday said that regional autonomy will be a leap forward to assuage the urges and aspirations of the people of Jammu and Kashmir, a statement issued here said. β€œBelieving in decentralization of powers and assuaging the regional and sub-regional aspirations of the people, a vision […]

Even three days after snowfall, People in Kashmir left in lurch: PDP

Even three days after snowfall, People in Kashmir left in lurch: PDP

Srinagar: Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has slammed the state authorities over the non- serious approach adopted in tackling the snowfall aftermath in Kashmir, stating that scores of areas continue to remain inaccessible and belly government claims of putting life in Valley back on track. According to a statement issued here, PDP General Secretary Ghulam Nabi […]

Over 3000 vehicles stranded on Kashmir highway closed for the 4th day

Over 3000 vehicles stranded on Kashmir highway closed for the 4th day

Srinagar: Over 3000 vehicles, mostly trucks, are stranded following closure of the Srinagar-Jammu national highway, the only all weather road connecting the Kashmir valley with the rest of the country, for the fourth day on Saturday due to landslides and shooting stone, official sources said. Meanwhile, a massive rescue operation was going on at Jawahar […]

Advisor Kumar for expediting land acquisition process for Gharana Wetland Conservation Reserve

Advisor Kumar for expediting land acquisition process for Gharana Wetland Conservation Reserve

JAMMU: Advisor to Governor, K Vijay Kumar directed the Deputy Commissioner Jammu to expedite the land acquisition process for Gharana Wetland Conservation Reserve in R S Pura. The Advisor gave these directions while chairing a meeting at civil secretariat to discuss the land acquisition issue with the Revenue officers and officers from Forest and Wildlife […]

NC highlights need for divisional status to Pir Panchal, Chenab Valley regions

NC highlights need for divisional status to Pir Panchal, Chenab Valley regions

POONCH: Youth National Conference Provincial President Jammu Ajaz Jan on Saturday highlighted the importance of divisional status to Pir Panchal and the Chenab Valley regions and hailed the statement of Omar Abdullah in this regard, a statement issued here said. Addressing a public meeting at Mandi in Poonch Assembly Constituency, Jan said that National Conference […]