• NC didn't object to the idea of Sainik Colony: Omar

    NC didn't object to the idea of Sainik Colony: Omar

    National Conference Working President Omar Abdullah on Friday said Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti’s silence on crucial political issues reflected her lack of conviction and her guilt and had consequently created an atmosphere of political.
  • 'Rs. 25.72 cr Hangul Conservation Project Submitted to Centre'

    Minister for Forests, Ch Lal Singh Friday informed the House that for preservation and safety of Hangul, the Government has submitted a project report of Rs. 25.72 crore to the Union Ministry of Environment and Forests for approval.
  • Mirwaiz, Geelani barred from Friday prayers

    The chairmen of two factions of Hurriyat Conference Mirwaiz mad Umar Farooq, and Syed Ali Shah Geelani were under continued house arrest for the fourth consecutive day and stopped them from offering Friday congregational prayers.
  • BJP MLAs abuse Hurriyat leaders, Er Rashid confronts

    MLA Langate ER Rasheed had exchange of heated arguments with BJP MLAs who used abusive language against him and Hurriyat leaders during their speeches on Governor’s address.
  • VHAI demands tax hike on tobacco products

    Demanding an immediate increase in tax on tobacco and other tobacco products, Voluntary Health Association of India, (VHAI) Friday said that the an increase in taxes will reduce overall tobacco consumption in the state
  • Jammu City

    Regional Disparity: Jammu retains lion’s share in Govt. funding

    Notwithstanding the government claims of equitable development in all the three regions of the state, the apparent discrimination with Srinagar has only worsened. Leave apart the traditional lion’s share being given to Jammu.
  • A policeman maintains a strict vigil on a day Kashmir shut against government’s plan of setting up of separate colonies for retired military personnel, Kashmiri Pandits. Abid Bhat/KO

    Kashmir Valley Shuts Against Sainik,Pandit Colonies

    Normal life across Kashmir was thrown out of gear on Thursday due to strike called by separatists to protest against government proposal of establishing townships for Kashmiri migrant Pandits, Sainik Colony.
  • PHE staff threaten stir

    Accusing government of resorting to regional disparity, the permanent civil and mechanical employees of Kashmir Division from Public Health Engineering (PHE) Thursday declared that they will start an agitation
  • Contradictory statements on killing of Army’s porter

    Breaking its silence over the killing of porter in North Kashmir’s Handwara town, Army Thursday claimed that its porter Liyakat Ali Joo was killed when militants suddenly fired upon a search party in Watsar Forest.
  • 2 militants killed, claims army

    Army on Thursday claimed that it foiled an infiltration bid and in the process killed two militants while launching a combing operation across the border in Naugam sector of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district.
  • Brother dies while trying to save drowning sister

    In a tragic incident in North Kashmir’s Sopore town of Baramulla district, a 12-year-old young boy lost his life while trying to save her drowning sister. The death of sibling left whole town in shock.
  • 'Ensure safety of Kashmiris outside'

    Jammu and Kashmir government today impressed upon other states to ensure safety and security of Kashmiri youth and businessmen and suggested nomination of nodal officers for the purpose as done by NCT of Delhi.
  • 'PDP-BJP was an Impossible Alliance,but Mufti Proved Times have Changed'

    'PDP-BJP was an Impossible Alliance,but Mufti Proved Times have Changed'

    Mufti Sayeed strengthened democratic institutions in state said Dr Nirmal Singh.‘He made us understand role of opposition in democracy’.Paying rich tributes to former Chief Minister, Late Mufti Muhammad Sayeed,
  • 'Hold Plebiscite If 80% Have Shown Faith in India’s Democracy'

    AIP Supremo and MLA Langate Er Rasheed today reiterated his demand to hold plebiscite to resolve Kashmir dispute. While speaking on the obituary motion to pay homage to former Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed and others, Er Rasheed
  • Mufti wanted to write a book, but never got time: Nayeem

    Minister for Education, Naeem Akhtar today termed the former Chief Minister, Mufti Mohammed Sayeed as a great visionary who worked on a single mandate to connect hearts, regions and people.