• Modi's Kashmir policy takes a turn as Govt okay with Hurriyat leaders meeting Pakistan officials

    India Erases 'Red Line' on Kashmir

    In a major policy shift, India has quietly retracted from its controversial "red line" with Pakistan. Two years after imposing a policy whereby Pakistani officials meeting Hurriyat leaders was a distinct "no-no", India has officially walke
  • 'Red lines' don't work

    'Red lines' don't work : Mirwaiz

    Srinagar: Welcoming the announcement, Mirwaiz led Hurriyat Conference Monday said peace will not be restored until promises made by the Centre to Kashmiri people were fulfilled.
  • Thankfully, India realized ‘mistake’:Omar

    Thankfully, India realized ‘mistake’

    Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah Monday said the Union Government had “thankfully realized its mistake of calling off talks with Pakistan on the issue of separatist leaders meeting the Pakistan high commissioner”.
  •  Govt moves Supreme court seeking exemption from NEET

    Govt moves Supreme court seeking exemption from NEET

    Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir government on Monday moved the Supreme Court seeking exemption from National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) for admission to medical courses, officials said.
  • Ensure prudent use of endowment money,Wakf Board and its custodian;Mehbooba

    Ensure prudent use of endowment money,Wakf Board and its custodian:Mehbooba

    Srinagar: In Calling for a structural revamp to make J&K Wakf Board a dynamic and vibrant organization, Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti, Monday ordered immediate mapping and inventory management of landed property and physical assets.
  • Police creating more trouble for Handwara minor girl: Nayeema

    Police creating more trouble for Handwara minor girl: Nayeema

    Although a deceptive calm has returned to the Handwara, 20 days after the incident, the 16-year-old girl continues to remain in “protective custody” of police.
  • Kashmir to have NSD soon

    Kashmir to have NSD soon

    A National School of Drama (NSD) centre is being opened in Jammu and Kashmir soon and in this regard, a committee has submitted that the state government will have to be consulted.
  • 2 public prosecutors fired on non performance

    2 public prosecutors fired on non performance

    Government on Monday terminated the services of Public Prosecutor and Additional Public Prosecutor in Udhampur and Kathua districts on the basis of their non-performance, Jammu Kashmir Law Minister Abdul Haq Khan Monday informed.
  • Religious freedom in India on ‘negative trajectory’: USCIRFReligious freedom in India on ‘negative trajectory’: USCIRF

    Religious freedom in India on ‘negative trajectory’: USCIRF

    Religious freedom in India was on a “negative trajectory” in 2015 as religious tolerance “deteriorated” and religious freedom violations “increased”, a US report on international religious freedom said today
  • CM lays foundation of multi-level car parking at Super Bazaar

    CM lays foundation of multi-level car parking at Super Bazaar

    Seeking support from people of Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh in making J&K an abode of peace, Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti, today described the state as a show-window of plurality and inclusiveness in the country.
  • ‘Bandipora ignored by successive regimes’

    People here in north Kashmir’s Bandipora district are all up in arms over dilapidated roads, erratic power supply and lack of basic amenities.A delegation belonging to different areas of Bandipora district alleged that the district has been ignor
  • DC Anantnag reviews Shri-Amarnathji Yatra 2016 Arrangements

    For the smooth conduct of Shri AmarnathJi Yatra-2016, District Development Commissioner Anantnag, Dr. Syed Abid Rasheed today reviewed the preparations and the action taken on the High Level Meeting decisions for the Shri Amarnathji Yatra, 2016.
  • Challan produced against the then Range Clerk Forest Department, Budgam

    Challan of Case FIR number: 04/2015 Police Station Vigilance Organization Kashmir, against accused public servant Nazir Ahmad Dar S/o Abdul Rehman Dar R/o Chewa Wadwan, Budgam the then Range Clerk Forest Department Budgam
  • DG Information, Zaffar Ahmad retires

    The Director General Information & Public Relations, Zaffar Ahmad Bhat Saturday retired from government service after putting in 32 years of distinguished career. He headed the Information Department four times.Respected
  • Tehsildar attached, TSOs fined Rs 35,000

    Deputy Commissioner, Udhmapur, Shahid Choudhary, Saturday attached a Tehsildar for dereliction of duty and imposed a fine of Rs 35,000 on delinquent Tehsil Supply Officers for their failure to implement directions related to public services in time b