CJM Issues Arrest Warrant Against Abid Ansari

SRINAGAR — Chief Judicial Magistrate (CJM) Srinagar on Thursday issued an arrest warrant against former MLA Zadibal,  Abid Ansari, for failing to appear before the Court in connection with the criminal defamation case filed by former minister and senior PDP leader Naeem Akhtar. Akhtar on November 16 this year had filed a criminal defamation suit against […]

Kashmiri Language Union Protests Over Ignoring Language

SRINAGAR — The Kashmiri Language Union Jammu and Kashmir (KLUJK) on Thursday staged a protest to demand preservation of Kashmir language in the State. Dozens of members from the Union assembled at Pratap Park here and chanted slogans in Kashmiri language while carrying banners and placards reading “we demand promotion and preservation of Kashmiri language.” The […]

Contractual Teachers Seek Regularisation Of Services

SRINAGAR — The teachers associated with Contractual Teachers Association of Kashmir (CTAK) on Thursday staged a protest demonstration in favour of their demand of continuation of their teaching services at educational institutions. Scores of the teachers assembled at press enclave and sought the intervention of authorities so that all the teachers under CTAK can continue their teaching […]

Cross LoC Trade Draws Lukewarm Response

SRINAGAR — The cross-LoC trade has received a set back as busi­nessmen are trading in lesser number of items than which have been approved by the two countries. The cumbersome barter trading system has add­ed to the woes of the people. Launched in October 2008, the trade was considered as the “mother of all confidence-building […]

J&K Bank Promotes 694 Employees Across Scales

SRINAGAR — As part of Bank’s succession planning policy, J&K Bank today promoted 694 employees across various scales out of which  84 employees were promoted from Scale IV (Executive Manager) to Scale V (Assistant Vice President); 196 employees from Scale III (Senior Executive) to Scale IV (Executive Manager) and 414 employees from Scale I (Associate Executive) to […]