Baig Offers to Resign as MP

JAMMU: Under fire for his remark on rehabilitation of West Pakistani refugees in Jammu and Kashmir, senior Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) leader Muzaffar Hussain Baig has offered to resign from Parliament. The PDP MP from Baramulla on Sunday submitted his resignation letter to party patron Mufti Mohammad Sayeed and said that he could forward it […]

Baigh’s ‘disclosure’ a big development: NC

SRINAGAR: Claiming that People’s Democratic Party is on the verge of split, National Conference Monday said that that Muzafar Hussain Baig’s statement that there are only two decision makers in the party is very significant and it indicates that there is no role of much touted Political Affairs Committee in the party. National Conference Spokesperson, […]

Mehbooba and Mufti decision makers: Akhtar

SRINAGAR: People’s Democratic Party Spokesperson Nayeem Akhtar Monday said that Mehbooba Mufti and Mufti Muhammad Sayeed being the patron and president have the right to take any decision in the party.  “Both are our leaders and they can take any decision within the party. If Mehboobaji and Mufti Sahab will not take decisions then who […]

Another Major Admin Reshuffle On Cards

SRINAGAR: After a massive reshuffle at the higher level in state administration last week, Governor N N Vohara is likely to go for another major overhaul in the middle rung administration. Sources said that Vohra has asked for a list of officials along with their tenure from the respective Head of Departments. “To make the […]

Bid To Rob J&K Bank, Pulwama Branch

PULWAMA:  The robbers in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district Monday made an unsuccessful bid to loot local branch of the J&K Bank. Muhammad Ashraf, who is branch manager of J&K Bank Rahmoo said that bank employees were stunned on Monday morning when they saw a broken window of the Branch. He said as they proceeded inside, […]

World Bank Team in Kashmir To Asses Flood Damage

JAMMU: A meeting was held between the representatives of the State Government and the World Bank team Monday in which discussions were held on financial support needed for rebuilding the damaged infrastructure and rehabilitation of the people besides help to revive the business community which suffered on account of the recent floods. According to a […]

Bollywood Director Says, Time For Army To Go Back

SRINAGAR: Kashmir born Bollywood actor and Director Rahul Bhat who is busy in shooting for his latest movie ‘Fitoor’ in Kashmir, Monday said that Kashmir is not a ‘conflict-zone’ but, ‘it is the massive presence of Indian Army that gives the impression of it being a conflict-zone.  “Who told you it is a conflict zone. […]

Butcher selling mutton of dead animals held

Anantnag: Municipality Committee Anantnag sealed the shop of a meat seller for allegedly slaughtering and selling dead animal to the consumers. Municipality sources told CNS that MC Anantnag raided a shop on the Court Road after receiving an information. Municipality officials seized the beef of a dead cow and and sealed the shop of  the […]

Police constitutes SIT after loan fraud surfaces

SRINAGAR: Police Monday said it have constituted Special Investigation Team (SIT) to investigate Kisan Credit Card (KCC) loan fraud in a local bank branch of Pulwama district that surfaced last month. “Last month a lady resident of Pathan village approached Police Station Pulwama with a report that the Elaquai Dehati Bank, Branch Pulwama has served […]

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