Mehbooba hails commendable role of JK’s medical fraternity

Srinagar:  Stating that the medical education has been aptly termed as the noblest of professions, Chief Minister, Ms Mehbooba Mufti today said the field of medicine demands a blend of professional training with ethical values and human attributes. “We have to work towards universal, affordable, quality healthcare for every single soul in Jammu and Kashmir,” […]

Geelani asks affluent to help needy

Srinagar:  Current apprising has entered month now. Occupying forces and their local stooges, as always, are in denial of the ground realities, said chairman All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Geelani. He said people whole heartedly and willfully shares the brunt of these harsh days and support this people’s movement to their maximum. Everybody including […]

Army takes Positions in 4 South Kashmir Districts

Srinagar: For the first time since 2014, the army took up positions in rural areas of four trouble-tossed South Kashmir districts of Pulwama, Shopian, Kulgam and Anantnag, ToI reported on Saturday. Sources said authorities are contemplating clamping down on protesters across the valley with both the state and centre, in consultation with each other, deciding […]

Congress condemns unabated killings

Srinagar: Lashing out at both Centre and State Govt for failing to bring back normalcy in the valley, Congress today expressed disappointment over the continuous incidents of killings in the valley, as a result the situation is extremely volatile and beyond the control of both State & Centre Govt. The Party has accused the PDP BJP […]

How long will this criminal silence remain: Malik to Int’l community

Srinagar: Chairman of Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF), Muhammad Yasin Malik on Saturday said that the Kashmiris are being killed and brutalized on daily basis but international conscience is refusing to wake up from its deep slumber, how long will this criminal silence remain?. In a statement issued to KNS, Malik said that pro-Indian rulers […]

DG ISM in dock:Vigilance sleuths lifted samples of ‘spurious’ drugs,sealed records

Jammu:  Vigilance Organization conducted a Joint Surprise Check (JSC) has been conducted in Jammu, Samba and Kathua, pursuant to inputs that Department of Indian System Medicines, has procured spurious and sub-standard Ayurvedic Unani drugs and medicines from different companies with ulterior motives and against huge monetary considerations. Most of the drugs, especially Prostratefort, natural herbal […]

Qurbani Can be performed without Eid Nimaaz also: Qazi Yasir

Srinagar: Ummat e Islami on Saturday held a meeting at party headquarters in which the members of Political Wing and religious wing discussed the reported Curbs on the day of Eid and the prevailing situation in the valley. In a statement issued to KNS, the Mirwaiz of Southern Kashmir, Qazi Ahmed Yasir who has been […]

Aali Kadal’s Qayoom Laid To Rest, Survived By Three Orphans

SRINAGAR: A 47-year-old man, resident of Aali Kadal Srinagar, allegedly beaten by para-military forces CRPF on Friday, who succumbed to his injuries in SKIMS Soura later, was laid to rest in Martyrs Graveyard in Eidgah on Saturday morning. Newspaper reports said that Abdul Qayoom, a father of three children who was working with Consumer Affairs […]

PMUY to be launched in JK on Sept 28: Govt

Srinagar:  Minister for Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs (FCS&CA), Chowdhary Zulfkar Ali today said that Union Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas, Dharmendra Pradhan and Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti will launch the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY) in the state on September 28. Separate functions will be organized in Srinagar and Jammu on same […]

Shopkeepers Bring Shutters Down This Evening

SRINAGAR: Shopkeepers brought down shutters in Lal Chowk, Pampore and Bandipora following “call for no-deal today”. Shopkeepers opened their shops in and around Lal Chowk following “deal in shutdown” by united resistance leadership. “However, some people told shopkeepers to shut shops as forces killed two youths today in South Kashmir,” eye witnesses said. Amid brisk […]