Hurriyat (M) denounces media ‘propaganda’ against Mirwaiz

Hurriyat (M) denounces media ‘propaganda’ against Mirwaiz

Srinagar: Hurriyat Conference (M) on Thursday strongly denounced the “lies and canards” being circulated by some media channels through unsubstantiated leaks by agencies bent on harassing the amalgam chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq. A Hurriyat (M) spokesperson in a statement issued to GNS said: “After the illegal raid at Mirwaiz residence, the media through propaganda and lies […]

MeT forecast fresh rain spell next week, traffic deptt to take decision on highway tomorrow 

MeT forecast fresh rain spell next week, traffic deptt to take decision on highway tomorrow 

 Srinagar: The weatherman on Thursday forecast fresh spell of rains from March 19 even as the traffic authorities said that the decision regarding movement of vehicles on Srinagar-Jammu highway, the only surface link connecting Kashmir with the rest of the world, would be taken tomorrow. “There would be generally cloudy sky with occasional light rain […]

After NC, now CPI(M), DPN, PDF did not meet Special Obseervers of ECI

After NC, now CPI(M), DPN, PDF did not meet Special Obseervers of ECI

Srinagar: After National Conference (NC), the Communist Party of India (M) and two other local political parties did not met the special observers appointed by  Election Commissioner of India  (ECI) to assess the situation for holding Assembly elections in the Jammu and Kashmir. The CEC has announced that Assembly elections would not be held along with Parliament […]

Govt orders cancellation of appointment of 437 Medical Officers for failing in joining their duties

Govt orders cancellation of appointment of 437 Medical Officers for failing in joining their duties

JAMMU: The state government has ordered cancellation of appointment of 437 Medical Officers who have been recently appointed by the Health & Medical Education department for failing in joining their duties. The order issued by the H&ME Department in this regard today reads, that the appointments in respect of 437 Medical Officers appointed vide Government […]

Advisor Skandan listens to public issues at Srinagar

Advisor Skandan listens to public issues at Srinagar

SRINAGAR: Advisor to Governor K. Skandan today listened to people’s issues as several delegations including those from Trade and Industry met him here today. Director Industries and Commerce, Kashmir, Mahmood A Shah, AC Revenue central Qazi Irfan and other officers were present on the occasion. A delegation of PHD Chamber of Commerce led By Mushtaq […]

Advisor Ganai interacts with students during extensive tour of Srinagar schools

Advisor Ganai interacts with students during extensive tour of Srinagar schools

SRINAGAR: Soon after reopening of schools and colleges after winter vacation, Advisor to Governor, Khurshid Ahmad Ganai, Thursday took an extensive tour of various educational institutions in summer capital Srinagar—urging teachers and students to maintain punctuality. Interacting with the students, Ganai said that robust educational sector was vital for the overall growth of the State […]

Power shutdown in various areas of Ganderbal and Bandipora

Power shutdown in various areas of Ganderbal and Bandipora

SRINAGAR: According to the Power Controller Kashmir, in order to carry out various works, there will be a power shutdown in various areas of Ganderbal and Bandipora. According to details, in order to carry the laying and stringing of the conductor of 132 kV BBTL at Ajas, Bandipora, 33KV HCC feeder will be shutdown. In […]

Passport Office cautions applicants against fake websites

Passport Office cautions applicants against fake websites

SRINAGAR:   Regional Passport Officer  Srinagar (POS today informed all passport applicants applying for the Indian passport to apply online only on registered passport website www.passportindia.gov.in as there is no other website authorizing applicants to apply for passport. In an official handout issued here, the Passport Office said that some applicants applying for passport online have observed […]

NC worker shot at in Bijbehara

NC worker shot at in Bijbehara

Srinagar: A worker of National Conference (NC) was on Thursday injured after being shot at in Bijbehara area of Anantnag district. The injured identified as Mohd Ismail, 60, Block President National Conference was shot at and injured by unknown gunmen at Thajeewara Bijbehara in Anantnag South Kashmir. According to KNS Correspondent, Tassaduq Rashid, he was […]