Earthquake: Sharif calls Modi

Discuss SAARC cooperation on natural disasters New Delhi: As the death toll from the devastating earthquake in Nepal continues to rise, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif called on his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi to discuss how SAARC nations can work together in times of natural disasters. “SAARC nations can hold annual exercises of rescue teams, doctors […]

UN available for resolving Indo-Pak issues: Moon

Islamabad:- UN Secretary-General (UN SG) Ban Ki-moon says his “good offices” are available ‘to help India and Pakistan resolve their differences if asked by both countries’. This reiteration came via a statement by Secretary-General’s spokesman Farhan Haq at the UN headquarters New York late Wednesday.  “That offer has already been on the table if both […]

BJP membership drive in Valley

Party says it inducted 3 lakh members Srinagar:  Bharatiya Janata Party which claims to have inducted three lakh members in Kashmir valley, Thursday said that they have also inducted 3000 members in the Tangdhar villages near the Line of Control. According to the BJP leadership, the membership drive is receiving huge response from the areas […]

‘10 day deadline to R&B to improve roads’

Deptt to work on war-footing once weather improves Srinagar: With dilapidated condition of roads in Kashmir giving tough time to the vehicular and pedestrian movement, the state government has set 10-day deadline to repair all roads in the valley. Sources said that if the weather conditions improve, the R&B department would work on ‘war-footing’ basis […]

No more projects to NHPC till it returns older ones: Govt

Pursuing return of Dulhasti, Uri-I  Srinagar: The state government Thursday asserted it will not allow NHPC to establish new power projects in Jammu and Kashmir until it returns the older ones to the state. Minister of State for Power Development Mohammad Ashraf Mir said that the government is seriously pursuing the issue of the return […]

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