Pvt Schools Observe Sunday as Working Day

Have directed officials to ensure schools function normally: Minister SRINAGAR: In view of the academic calendar getting affected by ongoing unrest in the valley, various private schools have decided to observe Sunday as a normal working day. Many schools, including the Delhi public School Srinagar and Budgam, remained open today. “We have decided to keep […]

MMM Issues Fresh Protest Calendar

SRINAGAR: Muttahida Majlis-e-Mashawrat (MMM), an amalgam of various separatist organizations spearheading campaign to seek returns of the mortal remains of Muhammad Maqbool Butt and Muhammad Afzal Guru, on Sunday issued a fresh protest calendar for upcoming week. According to a statement issued here, people have been asked hold protest demonstrations on Monday from Maghrib to […]

JKP Capable Of Dealing With Situation: IGP

SRINAGAR: A day after assuming office, Inspector General of Police (IGP), Kashmir, Abdul Ghani Mir today warned ‘miscreants’ of severe consequences for disturbing peace in the valley. He said maintenance of law and order apart from security of life and property in the valley was a top priority for the police force. Mir who took […]

Govt Sets Up Committee for Deletion of Obsolete Laws

JAMMU: The State government has accorded sanction to the constitution of a Committee for reviewing and updation of existing laws and deletion of obsolete laws in the state. The Committee comprises of Advocate General, M. I. Qadri, Secretary Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs Department, G. H. Tantray, Special Secretary Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs, Farhat […]

JK Police files FIR against Times Now

SRINAGAR: Police on Sunday lodged an FIR against the Indian news channel ‘Times Now’ for allegedly running a news ticker that said in Bemina attack 5 school children were killed. “We have lodged an FIR against the channel and investigation is underway,” Senior Superintendent of Police Srinagar, S A Bukhari said adding that if proved […]