Hajj application forms available online

SRINAGAR:  Hajj Application Forms and guidelines have been made available on the official websites of Hajj Committee of India and State Hajj Committee i.e. www.hajcommittee.com and www.jkshc.com respectively and can be downloaded from there. The photostat copies of the application forms can also be used. Besides, the aspirants can also collect Hajj application forms from […]

Brother dies, sister critical in Pattan mishap

PATTAN: One person was killed another sustained serious injuries after a car in which they were travelling met with an accident in Pattan area of Baramulla district this morning. “A speedy Maruti car bearing registration number DL3C-2044 turned turtle near Diver crossing Mirgund, resulting in injuries to driver Harjeet Singh and his sister Ranjeet Kour, […]

PM in Jammu, CM Lists grievances

JAMMU: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh arrived in winter capital on Sunday to inaugurate the six-day-long Indian Science Congress at University of Jammu on Monday. The Prime Minister arrived at Jammu Technical Airport at 1500 hrs from where he left for Raj Bhawan for a review of security in the state, reliable sources said. The sources […]

New Admin Units: Politicians Reserve Reaction

SRINAGAR: After the creation of new administrative units in the state was finalized by the government on Saturday, most of the mainstream political parties Sunday reserved their comments over the development saying they are analyzing the report. Opposition, Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) had earlier described the creation of new administrative units in the state as […]

NC Says Jammu has not got lion’s share

SRINAGAR: Taking a strong exception to the reports that Jammu has got a lion’s share in new administrative units approved by the state cabinet, National Conference (NC) Sunday said that the justice has been done to all the regions. “How can we say that Kashmir has been ignored and Jammu has been given the preference. […]

Top Hizb Commander Falls in Army Dragnet

SRINAGAR: Police on Sunday claimed to have arrested a divisional commander of Hizbul Mujahedeen outfit from south Kashmir’s Anantnag district. Acting on a specific information about the movement of the Hizb commander, army’s 1 RR, 140 bn CRPF and SOG cordoned off the Hanz Danter area of the district Saturday evening, a police official said. […]

Britain too responsible for Kashmir crisis: Geelani

SRINAGAR: The role played by the British rulers, Indian government and negligence of Kashmiri leadership at the time of partition led to the birth of Kashmir issue, Chairman, Hurriyat Conference (G), Syed Ali Geelani said today and appealed the European Union to play its role in helping the people of Kashmir in seeing end of […]

JKLF announces 10 day programme

SRINAGAR: Announcing a 10 day long protest prgramme Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) said on Sunday that 11th February, the day Mohammad Maqbool Bhat was hanged in Delhi, remains the most important day in Kashmir history. Chairman Mohammad Yasin Malik, said: “The path of resistance and sacrifice shown by father of Kashmiri nation Mohammad Maqbool Bhat on […]