BOSE Officials, Ex Chairman in Vigilance Net

Srinagar: The State Vigilance Organization Kashmir Wednesday registered a formal case against  Board of School Education(BOSE) Officials for  allegedly causing a huge loss to the state exchequer.In a statement,  the VOK said that the organization Wednesday registered an FIR vide number 41/2015  under section 5(2) P. C. Act Svt.2006 r/w section 420,467,471, 120-B, RPC against […]

Lal Singh trashes Geelani’s claim

Srinagar:  Health Minister Wednesday refuted the allegations leveled by Hurriyat G leader Syed Ali Geelani that ‘Cow Urine’ based medicine has been supplied to Kashmir based dispensaries. Health Minister Lal Singh told CNS that the statement issued by Geelani is baseless and there is not an iota of truth in it. Geelani had claimed ‘Cow […]

Winter timing in offices from today

JAMMU, SEPTEMBER 30:- As per an official communiqué, working hours in government offices and educational institutions located in Jammu division shall be from 10 am to 4 pm with effect from 1.10.2015 to 30.4.2016.  

Army clarifies on land issue

Srinagar: Army today denied that it was in possession of any state land illegally and that the state has asked it to vacate the said land within a specific time period. “The reports on Civil Military Liaison Conference (CMLC) 2015 appearing in a section of press have created an impression that the Army has been […]

Beacon vehicle falls from Sadna top

Srinagar: A beacon driver was killed today in a mishap near Sadna Top in Tanghdar area of Kupwara district. A police official said that the vehicle (Bulldozer) of beacon’s 109 RCC skidded off the road and rolled down into a deep gorge near Sadna Top in Tanghdar. In the mishap, the driver of the vehicle […]

3 held for waving Pak flags

Srinagar: Police on Wednesday arrested three youths for their alleged role in waving of Pakistani flags and stone pelting incidents on Eid-ul-Adha day in Old city of Srinagar. A police official said that so far three youths have been arrested over creating “trouble” by means of pelting stones and waving of Pakistani flags. The official […]

24 Pulwama employees found absent

Pulwama:  Continuing with its drive to ‘improve’ the work culture and punctuality in subordinate offices, Director Agriculture Kashmir, Altaf Ajaz Andrabi Wednesday made a surprise visit of Pulwama District and checked the attendance of various offices of the district, including Chief Agriculture Officer, District Agriculture Officer Inputs/Extension, Soil Testing Lab, Office of the Seed Multiplication […]

Beef Ban Turns Bloody, Consumes A Man's Life

NEW DELHI: A fifty year old man was beaten to death, and critically injured his 22 year old son by a mob of about 100 people alleging that the family ate beef in the house, in a bizarre incident near the capital city of India.  The Indian Express reported that the incident took place on […]

MLA Calls Speaker ‘Mouthpiece’ of RSS

Srinagar:   Independent legislator from Langate Constituency Engineer Rashid has termed speaker’s decision not to allow his resolution seeking consensus on strengthening and protecting Article 35A of Constitution, as unfortunate and unconstitutional.  In statement, Rashid alleged that Speaker is acting like a mouth piece of RSS and other anti-Kashmiri forces who are keen bent to […]

Govt to go all-out against Polythene

SRINAGAR: Jammu and Kashmir government has launched an all-out war against the use of Polythene in the state and has empowered Block Development Officers (BDO) and Panchayat officers to seize the Polythene and impose fine. This was revealed by Minister for Rural Development Abdul Haq on Wednesday. Haq said the government has empowered BDO’s and […]