‘PDP’s ‘Inkpot’ filled with Kashmir blood’

Srinagar: Opposition National Conference leaders and activists Wednesday staged an anti-Government protest demanding immediate ban on the use of pellets and release of arrested youth under draconian Public Safety Act. The protest march that was led by party General Secretary Ali Muhammad Sagar started from Nawa-i-Subh headquarters up to the highly fortified residence of Chief […]

Valley Remains Shut On Day 110

Srinagar: Life remained affected in Kashmir Valley for the 110th consecutive day today due to the strike called by separatists, even as the summer capital continued to witness movement of private transport in some parts. Over the past week, many people have started venturing out as they are slowly picking up the threads of their […]

Shutdown Extended Till Nov 3

SRINAGAR: Syed Ali Shah Geelani led ‘Joint Resistance Camp’, comprising of the two factions of the Hurriyat Conference and JKLF released its latest protest calendar Wednesday evening.   Friday, October 28 (No Relaxation) Jamia Masjid Srinagar Military Siege Break From 7 am, March one & all from entire Jammu & Kashmir towards Jamia Masjid Srinagar to break […]

‘Nightingale Of Kashmir’ No More

SRINAGAR:  Raj Begum, whose captivating voice earned her the title of ‘Nightingale of Kashmir’, passed away here this morning. Begum, 89, breathed her last at her daughter’s residence in Chanapora locality. Besides her daughter, two sons survive her. From a wedding singer, Raj Begum, who was born on March 27, 1927, emerged as one of the […]

Visiting Delhi Delegation Says Got Positive Response

Srinagar: Former Union Finance Minister of India Yashwant Sinha Wednesday said that the visiting delegation got a positive feedback from all the stakeholders from Kashmir Valley. “We talked to every leader and every group in a cordial atmosphere and the meetings were result oriented,” Sinha told reporters after meeting a delegation from trader’s bodies here […]

Mainstream Politicians Hail Track-II Diplomatic Initiative

Srinagar: Terming the initiative a step in the ‘right direction’, mainstream politicians from Jammu and Kashmir Wednesday welcomed the visit of Yashwant Sinha led delegation in Valley. The leaders are optimistic New Delhi would take measure in addressing the long pending Kashmir imbroglio.  “I am personally very happy. I have huge expectations from such meetings […]

After termination of employees;Govt now conducts verification of daily wagers,contractual

Srinagar: After Jammu and Kashmir government terminated 12 employees, authorities are now conducting the verification of daily wagers and contractuals to check whether they had participated in the ongoing uprising in Kashmir who may be shown the door. Reliable sources told KNS that the government has directed all departmental heads to conduct the verification of […]

Adding eggs to salad could promote better vitamin E absorption

Washington DC:According to a recent research conducted at Purdue University, adding whole eggs to a colourful salad boosts the amount of Vitamin E which the body absorbs from the vegetables. Expert Wayne Campbell said, “Vitamin E is the second-most under-consumed nutrient in the average American diet, which is problematic because this fat-soluble nutrient has antioxidant […]

Parents Smell Rat As School Authorities Ask Aadhar Card, Other Details

Srinagar: Amid continued unrest of over 100 days in Kashmir, when 10,000 odd youth, mainly students have been arrested, the state government has asked for personal details including bank account and Aadhar Card numbers of all school children. As per an order issued by Directorate of School Education Kashmir, the school authorities across Kashmir have […]

KCCI Holds Meeting With Yashwant Led Delegation

Srinagar: The Kashmir Chamber of Commerce & Industry (Inc) led by the president Mushtaq Ahmad Wani held a meeting on Wednesday with the delegation headed by Yashwant Sinha, the former Finance and Foreign Minister of Government of India. The two hour long meeting held on the invitation of the delegation was held at the Chamber […]

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