Geelani concerned over Eypt crises

SRINAGAR: Chairman Hurriyat Conference (G) Syed Ali Geelani termed the mass death sentence of 529 followers of President Mohammad Mursi including Spiritual guide of Muslim Brotherhood Mohammad Badie by an Egyptian court as worst kind of state-terrorism Geelani while terming it as a worst joke of 21 century, the Huriyat chief  criticized the role of […]

NC leaders using people’s mandate to seek employment: Karra

BUDGAM: Senior PDP leader and candidate for Srinagar-Budgam constituency Tariq Hameed Karra today accused National Conference leaders of using politics as an employment avenue instead of a means to serve the public. Addressing a series of public meetings in district Budgam, Mr Karra said that NC patron Dr Farooq Abdullah’s latest statement wherein he has […]

Sensing defeat Abdullahs look for Delhi: Baig

SRINAGAR: Taking jibe at the National Conference patron, Farooq Abdullah for his remarks that his chief minister son will shift to New Delhi after the parliamentary polls, the senior Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) leader and former deputy chief minister, Muzaffar Hussain Baig Wednesday said this is clear realization that the ruling coalition government in J&K […]

NC custodian of identity, secularism – Dr. Farooq

J&K has witnessed development, pro-people Governance – Omar  SRINAGAR:  National Conference President and Senior Cabinet Minister in the UPA Government, Dr. Farooq Abdullah Wedneaday said that the 2014 Parliamentary Elections offered a significant opportunity to stop communal forces in India from attaining a position which would allow them to carry forward their agenda of dividing […]

PAG asks Govt to rectify wrong pay fixation

SRINAGAR The Principal Accountant General (PAG)–Audit Jammu and Kashmir has ordered the commissioner Secretary Health and Medical Education to go for rectification of wrong pay fixation and promotion accorded to Dr Shashi Gupta, principal Government Medical College (GMC) Jammu or otherwise it will direct the concerned treasury officer regulate further drawl of pay and recover […]

Fake Currency Racket: NIA Seeks Case Details

SRINAGAR: National Investigation Agency (NIA) has sought records about the fake currency racket that Jammu and Kashmir police claimed to have busted in Srinagar city recently.  NIA has also asked State Police to furnish details about the 14 accused that have been arrested with regard to this racket. Pertinently, On March 11, the police had […]

Guv prorogues State Legislature

JAMMU: Governor N.N. Vohra, in exercise of the powers conferred upon him under Section 53 of the State Constitution, issued orders today to prorogue both Houses of the State Legislature.

‘Money demanded to trace drowned girl’

Unfortunate allegation; did what was not done in such cases earlier: SSP Srinagar   SRINAGAR: Family of a girl, who jumped in the river Jehlum from Amira Kadal Bridge eight days back, today accused police of demanding money to trace out her body. Police however denied the allegation. A 14-year-old girl from Baran Pathar, Batmaloo […]

Will follow Vajpayee on Kashmir: Modi

SRINAGAR: The BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi Wednesday pledged to carry forward policies of veteran party leader and former Prime Minister Atal Behari Vajpayee,  vis-à-vis Kashmir. Addressing an election rally at Hira Nagar near Jammu, Modi stated that the path shown by Vajpayee shall be followed with zeal and zest. He also promised that […]

Will wait & watch: Mirwaiz

Vajpayee had no Kashmir policy: Hurriyat (G) SRINAGAR: Reacting to BJP prime ministerial candidate Narindera Modi’s remarks that his party will pursue Vajpayee’s policy vis-à-vis Kashmir, pro-freedom camp on Wednesday stated that they will adopt wait and watch policy as far as Modi’s claims are concerned. “We will adopt a wait and watch policy and […]