Sakina Itoo Video: Old man forced to take oath

SRINAGAR: Much to the embarrassment of lone National Conference woman minister, Sakina Itoo, a video has appeared on the social networking site facebook in which she along with her party workers is seen compelling an old man to support her during coming elections. According to CNS, the Minister and her workers are shown forcing the […]

Ladakh Most Favoured Destination for Indians

SRINAGAR: According to the survey conducted by Outlook Traveler Magazine Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine has been adjudged as the most favourite pilgrimage tourist destination and Ladakh as the most favourite adventure tourist destination in India.  In a glittering award ceremony held at New Delhi, the awards were conferred upon J&K Tourism.  The awards for […]

3 Cops Hurt in North Kashmir Clashes

SRINAGAR: Three policemen, including an officer, were injured during clashes that broke out after police stopped protests after Friday prayers in Baramulla district. The protests broke out in response to the call given by chairman of Hurriyat Conference (G) faction, Syed Ali Shah Geelani, against the death sentence awarded to 529 member of Egypt’s Muslim […]

Election Notification for Anantnag Today

ANANTNAG: The election notification for the elections of 3-Anantnag Parliamentary Constituency will be issued on 29th of March 2014. According to Returning Officer  candidates can file their nomination papers in the office of returning office or Assistant returning officer Anantnag during office hours upto 5th of April 2014 till 3 p.m on all working days. […]

Aga Husain, Cheetah join PDP

SRINAGAR: Former deputy director prosecution, Bari Andrabi; young political activist, Syed M Hussain, Gujjar leader Deen Mohammad Cheetah and journalist Tahir Syeed Friday joined the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Party president, Mehbooba Mufti welcomed the new entrants into the party fold, in presence of senior party leader, Muzzafar Hussain Baig, at her official Gupkar residence. […]

Rejected by NC & Cong Karra epitomizes opportunism: NC

SRINAGAR: National Conference today termed PDP LS candidate for Srinagar, Tariq Karra as the epitome of rank opportunism and political waywardness.  Party spokesman Junaid Mattu in a statement said that Karra was as non-serious a politician as one could possibly find in the country. Mattu said that it was hilarious how Karra, after being refused […]

Witness Fails To Show For Groves Trial

SRINAGAR: Another witness has failed to appear at the trial of the man accused of murdering Sarah Groves. Today was Day 20 in the trial of Richard de Wit who denies murdering the young British-woman in Srinagar almost a year ago. The scheduled witness was a taxi driver who took the accused away from Srinagar […]

Mufti’s condemn Dayalachak attack

SRINAGAR: Patron of PDP Mufti Mohammad Sayeed and president of the party Mehbooba Mufti have strongly condemned Dayalachak attack and expressed sympathy with the family of an innocent civilian who lost life in the attack. In a statement, leaders of PDP said that today’s attack was handiwork of anti-peace forces. Calling upon people to frustrate […]

14 candidates in fray for Udhampur Constituency

KATHUA- Returning Officer 5-Udhampur Parliamentary constituency Jitendra K Singh today rejected the nomination of Dr Liaqat Margay whose scrutiny was deferred yesterday. With the rejection of nomination of Dr Liaqat Margay (Socialistic Democratic Party),  only 14 candidates are now in fray for elections from 5- Udhampur Parliamentary Constituency. The names of the 14 candidates who […]