Raw hands run planning affairs at Kashmir Agri Directorate

Srinagar: Raw hands running the affairs of the planning at Agriculture Directorate Kashmir are allotting funds disproportionately and Deputy Director planning posted after six years has gone on long leave only to give raw hands a license to continue the practice of disproportionate allotment of funds. Authoritative sources told KNS that the planning officials not […]

Vehicle ‘Set Ablaze’ In Old Srinagar

SRINAGAR:A passenger vehicle was “set ablaze” by unknown persons in Old Srinagar late on Friday night. Local sources and police said that a Tempo Traveller was set ablaze by unknown persons near Aali Masjid Eidgah around 8 PM. A cop from Police station Safa Kadal said that cops are on the spot and investigating the […]

CM releases Rs5-lakh for needy pediatric patients of GB Panth Hospital

Srinagar: Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti has sanctioned Rs 5 lakh to the Government G B Panth Children’s Hospital Srinagar for purchase of life-saving medicines like immunoglobulin for neonates and children suffering from life threatening diseases. The assistance out of the Chief Minister’s Relief Fund was released to G B Panth Children’s Hospital which is the […]

Terminating employees; AIP to Gherao Secretariat on Oct 24

Srinagar : Awami Itihad Party (AIP) today announced secretariat gherao program on October 24 against the “illegal and unjustified termination of 12 government employees by state government”. According to AIP statement, Er Rashid while interacting with people at different place in Handwara and Kupwara said sacking of 12 government employees has exposed true face of […]

Smart City Challenge:SMC to hold interactive session with stakeholders

Srinagar:  According to a statement issued by the Srinagar Municipal Corporation (SMC), Srinagar is participating in the Smart City challenge in the next round in which 100 cities are competing nationwide. “Smart City Mission involves improving the quality of life by developing people-centric services targeting core infrastructure and service delivery through application of smart solutions,” […]

Unrest badly hit Macdamization of valley roads

Srinagar: With the macadamisation season already been over in Kashmir, The authorities in Roads and Buildings department said that they could not start work on any macdamization project in valley since July. One of the top officials of the R&B department on condition of anonymity told KNS over phone that though the R&B minister several […]

Don’t Kill ‘Misguided’ Youth in Encounters, Mehbooba To Police

Srinagar: Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti Friday asked police to try its best to bring back ‘misguided’ youth who have fled their homes to join militancy in recent years and show patience in crowd control management during street protests. “Such ill-advised youth should be a given a chance to return to their families and live normal […]

Day 105: 15 Fridays On, No Prayers At Jamia Masjid

Srinagar: Police and paramilitary forces disallowed congregational Friday prayers in the historic Jamia Masjid for the fifteenth consecutive Friday here yesterday making it the longest ever duration since the end of Maharaja Rule. The last Friday prayers were held on July 8 on the third day of Eid-ul-Fitr coinciding with the day when the Hizb […]

Youth Dies Of Heart Attack During Clashes in Budgam

BUDGAM: A 24-year-old youth died following a heart attack in Budgam district of Kashmir as Govt forces chased a stone-pelting mob on Friday. Javaid Ahmad Mir, 24, was declared brought dead by doctors at Jhelum Valley College Hospital here after he fell down during clashes with the security forces, police said. “There were no injury […]

Bullet Riddled Body Of Missing Youth Recovered

Srinagar: A bullet riddled body of a youth, missing for the past two days after he was kidnapped by unidentified gunmen, was recovered this morning in south Kashmir. Official sources said that 22-year-old Shamim Ahmad was kidnapped by unidentified gunmen from his Arwani, Bijbehara, house in Anantnag on October 19. However, his body was recovered […]

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