Cross-LoC traders demands resumption of trade

Cross-LoC traders demands resumption of trade

Srinagar: Traders on Monday staged a protest against suspension of Cross-Line of Control (LoC) trade between Srinagar and Muzaffarabad, capital of Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (POK) and demanded its immediate resumption. The traders associated with the Cross-LoC trade assembled in summer capital to lodge a protest against the suspension of the trade which was resumed in […]

Div Com reviews issues of Hokersar wetland

Div Com reviews issues of Hokersar wetland

SRINAGAR: Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Baseer Ahmad Khan today chaired a meeting to review issues regarding Hokersar wetland. Various issues were discussed threadbare in the meeting. Additional Commissioner Kashmir Tasaduq Hussain Mir, Deputy Commissioner Srinagar Dr Shahid Iqbal, Deputy Commissioner Budgam Dr Syed Sehrish Asgar, Chief Engineer Irrigation and Flood Control, Chief Wild Life Warden, Deputy […]

4 in fray for Ladakh PC

4 in fray for Ladakh PC

JAMMU: Four candidates are in fray for the Ladakh Parliamentary Constituency after three candidates withdrew their nomination on the last day, today. The candidates left in fray include Rigzin Spalbar of Indian National Congress, Jamyang Tsering Namgyal of Bhartiya Janata Party, besides Asgar Ali Karbalai and Sajjad Hussain both fighting as independents. The candidates who […]

Pak too not kept their nuclear bomb for Eid, Mehbooba to Modi

Pak too not kept their nuclear bomb for Eid, Mehbooba to Modi

Srinagar: Hitting out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for bringing nuclear bombs to earn the credentials of a true patriot, President of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday said it is disturbing that Gandhi’s India is baying for blood. She said if India has not kept nuclear bomb for Diwali, Pakistan too has not […]

Polling parties dispatched to 6 assembly segments of Anantnag district

Polling parties dispatched to 6 assembly segments of Anantnag district

ANANTNAG: Polling arrangements were finalized for six Assembly segments comprising Anantnag, Doru, Kokernag, Shangus, Bijbehara and Pahalgam of Anantnag Parliamentary Constituency where polling for parliamentary elections will be held on April 23, 2019. The polling parties along with Electronic Voting Machines (EVM), Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail (VVPAT) and other logistics were dispatched for six […]

JRL call for strike on Tuesday against ill-treatment to separatist leaders

JRL call for strike on Tuesday against ill-treatment to separatist leaders

Srinagar: Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) on Monday called for a general strike on Tuesday in protest against alleged ill-treatment to separatist leaders, including Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chairman Mohammad Yaseen Malik by NIA and Enforcement Directorate (ED). The JRL had earlier called for strike in Anantnag district only tomorrow when polling will be […]

A militant among two arrested in Baramulla

A militant among two arrested in Baramulla

Baramulla: A militant was among two persons arrested by a joint security force naka party in this north Kashmir district on Monday, official sources said. They said Rashitriya Rifles (RR), Special Operation Group (SOG) of Jammu and Kashmir police and CRPF naka party at Chainabal Pattan in Baramulla stopped a car today. Later, two persons, […]

PDP demands shifting of Yasin Malik to Srinagar from Tihar

PDP demands shifting of Yasin Malik to Srinagar from Tihar

Srinagar: Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday demanded shifting of JKLF Chairman Mohammad Yasin Malik to Srinagar, terming his declaiming health a major cause of concern and deeply worrying. According to a statement issued here, veteran PDP leader Mohammad Sartaj Madni said that government of India cannot ignore the mounting concerns of the people of […]

PDP demands more NEET centres in Kashmir

PDP demands more NEET centres in Kashmir

Srinagar: Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday demanded adequate number of exam centres for NEET aspirants in Kashmir so that the hardships they face by traveling outside Valley are avoided, a statement issued here said. In a statement issued here, PDP General Secretary Ghulam Nabi Lone Hanjura said that in view of the highway ban, […]

Governor chairs meeting of 74th Board of Directors of JKSPDC

Governor chairs meeting of 74th Board of Directors of JKSPDC

Jammu: Governor Satya Pal Malik chaired the 74th meeting of the Board of Directors of Jammu and Kashmir State Power Development Corporation at the Raj Bhavan here today. Keeping in view the vast hydro potential of 20,000 MW in the State of which projects of 16,475 MW capacity on rivers- Chenab(11,283 MW), Jhelum (3,084), Ravi […]