Officials preparing fake list of dead livestock

Srinagar: The officials of Department of Sheep and Animal Husbandry in connivance with the Revenue officials have reportedly embezzled lakhs of rupees in the garb of providing relief to those people who were not hit by floods in Central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district. Reports said that the officials of Department of Sheep and Animal Husbandry in […]

Election has no justification in view of floods: Geelani

Srinagar: Hurriyat Conference (G) Wednesday discussed destruction caused by the recent floods, relief distribution process, arrest of Ayaz Akbar and announcement of ‘so-called’ elections during a meeting held under conglomerate’s Chairman Syed Ali Geelani. In a statement a spokesman of the Hurriyat (G) said the meeting was attended by eight constituents. While addressing the meeting, […]

Inayat, Lone PDP candidates for Kargil, Gurez

Srinagar: Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Wednesday issued another list of candidates for the coming elections to the state assembly. According to a party spokesman, Haji Inayat Ali will be the party’s candidate for Kargil and Mohammad Ismail Lone for Gurez constituency. With these the party has so far announced mandates for 73 assembly constituencies.

Kashmiris have capacity to rehabilitate flood victims: DAK

Srinagar): President Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) Dr Nisar ul Hassan Wednesday said people of Kashmir have the capacity to rehabilitate flood hit families on their own. In a statement he said Kashmiris rescued and provided relief to flood ravaged families and should acknowledge and realize their capacity to rehabilitate them. “The mission of rehabilitation of […]

Renzu asks Wakf Board Imams to Refuse Salaries

Srinagar:  Kashmir Development Front (KDF) chief Khwaja Farooq Renzushah has asked youth to maintain their real Kashmiri character and reject those political establishments “who have spread immorality and allowed use of liquor and drugs during last 18 years deliberately.” In a statement he alleged that from 1996 to till date successive ruling parties officially distributed […]

Pressing Hard to Get Memo Approved: Vyas

SRINAGAR: A day after Kashmir Chamber of Commerce & Industry claimed that Government is indifferent towards the problems of flood hit traders and people, Secretary Finance to Government of Jammu and Kashmir Wednesday said that a memorandum has already been submitted to Government of India while State Government is pressing hard to get that memorandum […]

Black Money List of 627 Names Given to SC

New Delhi: The government of India has Wednesday placed before the Supreme Court, a list of names of its citizens holding accounts in foreign banks, in the infamous black money case.  Press Trust of India reports that the list containing about 627 names was submitted in a sealed envelope.  The Supreme Court however, refused to […]

Pakistan Will Not Contact India for Talks

KARACHI: Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs, Tariq Fatemi, on Wednesday said Pakistan would not initiate contact with India for talks, adding that if India wants to enter a dialogue with Pakistan, they would have to take the initiative themselves, BBC Urdu reported. “It was because of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif that […]

Mufti Advocates Dialogue with Separatists

• Even US had to talk to Taliban after long war • Boycott paves way for further exploitation SRINAGAR: Peoples Democratic Party patron Mufti Mohammad Sayeed Wednesday advocated for negotiations with the militant and Huriyat leadership for Kashmir resolution and said that since 1947 gun hasn’t paved any way for settlement of the vexed issues. “Even after […]

BJP wave to impact Jammu: Drabu

SRINAGAR: The former JK Bank chairman and PDP’s candidate for Rajpora constituency Dr Haseeb Drabu Wednesday said that BJP’s impact will be visible in Jammu during the coming state elections but its politics of polarization will have no takers in the Valley. Talking to KNS Drabu said that the BJP after a long spell managed […]