Governor should not force any party to install the govt: NC

Srinagar: A day after former Chief Minister Omar Abdullah said that the transfer orders by Governor has sent confusing signals, National Conference Additional General Secretary, Sheikh Mustafa Kamal Wednesday criticized Governor N.N.Vohra for hinting that government in Jammu and Kashmir will be formed very soon. In his India’s Republic Day message, the Governor had said […]

Traders protest against alleged land occupation

Kangan: The trader’s community Wednesday staged a protest against the alleged encroachment of land in and adjoining areas of tourist resort Sonamarg by Army and urged upon the General Officer Commanding Northern Command to look into the matter and initiate action against the erring Army officers. Scores of traders from Beopar Mandal Kangan carrying banners […]

Re-checking or re-examination: Para-medical students protest

Srinagar: The Para-medical students from different district of Kashmir Valley Wednesday staged a protest demonstration against the poor results of their exams and demanded that either there should be rechecking or the exam should be held again.  The protesting Para-medical students assembled at Press Enclave Srinagar and raised slogans against the concerned authorities in support […]

Ex-gratia disbursed to 1,62,125 families

Jammu: Meeting the directions of Governor, N N Vohra, by January 24 disbursement of ex-gratia relief was completed  in respect of 1,62,125 cases of structures damaged in the Kashmir floods. A Raj Bhavan spokesperson recalled that the deadline of January 24 was fixed by the Governor during the Flood Review meeting taken by him at […]

Admin reshuffle harmed Kashmir: Rashid

Srinagar:  Awami Itihaad Party president and MLA Langate Er Rashid has criticized the latest reshuffle in the administration and police department especially in Kashmir Administrative Services (KAS), Kashmir Police Services (KPS) and other state cadre services as a ploy to harm the basic charter of state services. “There is a well thought out conspiracy to […]

Dr Nisar’s suspension vindictive: DAK

Srinagar: Spokesperson Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) Wednesday said that Dr Nisar ul Hassan has been suspended for raising voice against “illegalities which is vindictive.” In a statement he said, “DAK president has been victimized for raising issues of public concern and his suspension is simply a means to deter him from speaking out on legitimate […]

Guv for enhancing relief for partially severely damaged houses

Jammu: N.N. Vohra, Governor, has addressed Rajnath Singh, Union Minister for Home Affairs and moved him to consider enhancing the scale of relief in respect of severely and partially damaged houses. In a detailed communication to the Home Minister, the Governor has highlighted that the scale of relief admissible under State Disaster Response Fund (SDRF) […]

Regulate vehicular traffic in Srinagar: Bukhari to govt

  Srinagar: Emphasizing on the effective enforcement of traffic rules in the state, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) senior leader and MLA Elect Amirakadal Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari has asked the administration to address menace of frequent gridlocks and traffic congestion across the summer capital Srinagar. In a statement issued here, Bukhari said that with no […]

Geelani pays tributes to Tral slain militants

Srinagar: While paying glorious tributes to the two local youths who were slain in Trall gunfight, Chairman Hurriyat Conference (G) Syed Ali Geelani Wednesday said “due to the rigid and stubborn approach of New Delhi, youths are opting for gun instead of pen and this policy is costing further precious human lives in the region.” […]

Malik to address gathering in Ganderbal

Srinagar: Chairman Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) Mohammad Yasin Malik will address a public gathering at Ganderbal on Friday. In a statement a spokesman of JKLF said, “The public gathering will be organized by JKLF according to its ongoing peaceful protest program against New Delhi’s conspiracies to change demography of Jammu Kashmir to hurt its […]

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