Demo against water scarcity turned ugly

Srinagar: Demonstration against water scarcity turned ugly when police allegedly beat up women protestors at Parrey Pora Baghat in the outskirts of Srinagar city. Eyewitnesses told CNS that scores of women protestors from Nawach Bagh Parrey Pora blocked the traffic at Baghat. The protestors alleged that from past one month, they are facing acute shortage […]

Kashmir student qualifies MCSD

Srinagar: A Kashmir student has qualified Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD) and is first to have qualified this prestigious certification of Microsoft, Aptech Srinagar on Saturday said. An official said: “We proudly announce that one of our students namely Arif Najar has qualified Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer(MCSD) and is now a C# specialist and a […]

Seminar on disappeared on June 2: TeH

Srinagar: On the occasion of world disappeared persons day, a seminar of Tehreek-e-Hurriyat could not be held due to ‘police dodge’ and same will be conducted on 2nd June 2014 Monday, 11:00 a.m. at Heyderpora, wherein prominent human rights activists will express their views and historic resolution on the said grave issue is also expected […]

Roshni Scam: Cases Filed Against Accused

SRINGAR: The Vigilance Organization Kashmir (SVO) registered at least three cases against different officers and officials of Revenue Departments of Districts Srinagar, Pulwama and Budgam respectively and the private beneficiaries regarding fraudulent and illegal transfer of land under Roshni Act. A Vigilance Organization official said that in the light of the observation of Principal Accountant […]

4 Charred To Death In Jammu Hotel Fire

JAMMU: Four people, including a police constable, were charred to death after a fire broke out in a hotel in Jammu city during wee hours of Saturday. At least 12 others sustained severe burn injuries. Police said that the fire engulfed Hotel Neelam near the main bus stand in Jammu city, a kilometre from city […]

Hurriyat Jumps In Says, JK Bank National Asset

SRINAGAR: Expressing serious concern over the reports of financial indiscipline in Jammu and Kashmir Bank, Hurriyat Conference (M) said that the bank being the national asset of Kashmiris, the people have attached great hopes that it would act as an agent of economic progress and prosperity in Kashmir. According to a statement, a Hurriyat (M) […]

Delhi Powerless to Tinker With 370: JKLF

SRINAGAR:  Claiming that the design behind the article 370 debate raked up by a union minister was to change the Kashmir discourse from independence to centre-state relations, Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front chairman Yasin Malik  Saturday said his party would soon start a “Quit Kashmir” movement. Blasting the Union Minister Jitendra Singh for raking up […]

Polls Taught Us A Lesson: Farooq

SRINAGAR: National Conference patron Dr Farooq Abdullah Saturday said that the recent poll outcome has taught them many lessons and they will surely overcome all the shortcomings. He described the recent poll outcome as a wake-up call and said the party will convert its loss into strength and bounce back with renewed confidence.  “History stands […]

‘We’ll Now Listen To Workers’

JAMMU: Chief Minister and Working President National Conference, Omar Abdullah Saturday while recognizing the hard work of National Conference workers during recent election in Jammu Division said that the voting pattern of all the Assembly segments in Jammu amply depict that National Conference workers have fully rallied behind the NC-Congress coalition candidates. “Your hard work […]

Renegade Thrashes Youth as police Watched

BANDIPORE: Scores of people staged a protest in Hajan area of Bandipore district against the alleged torture of a youth at the hands of a ‘renegade’ in police station Hajan. Soon after the protest, police released the youth and he was taken to hospital for treatment. Protestors said that a youth from Naid Mohalla Hajan […]