LAWDA conducts demolition drive at Ishber

SRINAGAR, JUNE 8: Continuing its anti-encroachment drive, the Enforcement wing of the Lakes and Waterways De-velopment Authority (LAWDA) today demolished several il-legal structures along the Sharaab Kohl in Ishber area of Ni-shat. According to Suhail Reshi, Dy SP, who is also En-forcement Officer at LAWDA, the demolition drive will con-tinue with full vigor to remove […]

Minister too candid to admit govt failure

Jammu:  People’s Democratic Party Minister was too candid to admit the government’s failure to regulate traf-fic in Srinagar city on Monday. Minister for Roads and Building, Syed Altaf Bukhari Mon-day admitted that that government has failed to give respite to the people from the frequent traffic jams and he even said that no significant breakthrough […]

Fisheries employees accuse Director of discrimi-nation

Srinagar:  Employees of Fisheries Department Monday alleged that Director of the Department has been pur-suing anti-Kashmir employees agenda and the fellow is acting as a collaborator in perpetuating discrimination with Kashmir. A delegation of employees alleged that Director Fishe-ries Rajesh Kumar Dogra has slowly and steadily started disempowering Kashmiri employees by edging them out in […]

Unfurling State Flag our birth right: Yasin

Srinagar:  A day after Kashmir legislator Engineer Abdul Rashid unfurled State flag in city centre Lal Chowk, another legislator and former Minister Hakim Muhammad Yasin Monday said that all the leaders irrespective of fol-lowing different political thoughts should join hands to persuade government of India to restore 1953 position in Jammu and Kashmir. “We must […]

Power cuts and water scarcity spark protest in Kralapora

Chadoora:  Pesky power cuts and scarcity of drinking water sparked anti-government demonstrations in Kral-pora Chadoora area of Central Kashmir’s Budgam district on Monday. Eyewitnesses told CNS that scores of protesters mostly females took to streets and blocked a key road for several hours causing disruption in the smooth flow of traffic. “For the last five […]

Students stage protest

SSM College Compels Students to Pay Extra Fee Srinagar:  Despite clear-cut directions in writing from the University of Kashmir to SSM College of Engineering and Technology Srinagar to collect Rs 37,800 per year from each student, the college authorities to continue to force students to pay Rs 75,000 as fee per year, the act that […]

Govt sanctions addl 2 kg sugar for Ramzan

SRINAGAR JUNE 08: The consumers of the state would get 2kg additional quota of sugar per family during the holy month of Ramzan. Decision in this regard was taken in a high level meeting held under the chairmanship of Minister for CA&PD and Tribal Affairs Ch. Zulfkar Ali here today. The meeting reviewed overall stock […]

NTUFStagesProtest in Anantnag.

Anantnag:- Hundreds of dailywagers, casual labourers and need base workers from differ-ent departments today staged a protest against the authorities in Anantnag. Workers of various departments, including Agriculture, Wildlife, PHE, Soil Conservation, PDD, PWD, Floriculture, Forest etc were part of the protest.  The protesting labours were raising slogans  in support of their demands urging the […]

Div Com reviews progress of TMP in Srinagar

Asks for making footpaths free to commu-ters SRINAGAR, JUNE 08: Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Dr. Asgar Hassan Samoon today convened a meeting of concerned officers to review the progress of Traffic Man-agement Plan (TMP) for Srinagar city. The Div Com had an appraisal from the officers about the TMP which envisages smooth plying of traffic and […]

CS chairs Forest Advisory Committee meeting

SRINAGAR, JUNE 8: The Forest Advisory Committee (FAC) headed by Chief Secretary, Mr. Iqbal Khandey in its 88th meeting on Monday discussed and approved several proposals for allowing use of forest land for various developmental works coming up in various Forest Divisions of the State. Financial Commissioner Revenue, Dr. Arun Kumar, Principal Secretary, Forests, Mr. […]

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