• Govt to hold High level meet over Earthquake Preparedness

    Govt to hold High level meet over Earthquake Preparedness

    Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Asgar Ali Samoon told KNS over phone that a meeting to discuss the disaster preparedness by the government will be held on February 23 wherein measures that are needed to be taken shall be discussed at threadbare.
  • Parvez Dewan reviews preparations for upcoming BOSE examinations

    With regard to certain sensitive examination centres, directions were issued to the DCs to be extra vigilant in deploying invigilation staff to these centres and observers selected from different departments may also be deployed.
  • 20,000 saplings being planted under conversion plan in Kupwara

    The District Development Commissioner, Kupwara today convened a meeting of officers of different departments associated with the convergence plan in the district to discuss various issues related to plantation drive under their control.
  • Victims of families narrate their ordeal

    Besides others who spoke on the occasion included Advocate G. N. Shaheen, Prof Bilal, Advocate Mohammad Amin, Advocate Mohammad Abdullah Khanday, Zahoor Jabran, Imtiyaz Alam, Advocate Mujeeb, Adil Hussain, Molvi Shabir, Qamar Aijaz. (CNS)
  • Assailants thrashed inmates, one arrested

    Police arrested an assailant while four of his accomplices managed to escape from the scene after they barged into a house in the middle of the night and harassed inmates in Central Kashmir’s Hanjigund area of district Budgam.
  • 2 injured in road mishaps

    In Anantnag, a Maruti car bearing registration number JK03-8844 hit and injured a girl identified as Saima Jan resident of Wahdon at Ashmuqam. The injured girl was shifted to hospital for treatment. Anantnag Police has registered a case in this regar
  • Gurez people asked to make Aadhar cards upto Feb 25

    According to Additional Deputy Commissioner Bandipora, all those people of Tulail Tehsil who have not made their Aadhar cards, so far, are informed to be present at higher Secondary School Budugam Tulail upto February 25, 2106.
  • Protests in Dooru Shahabad over Mysterious Death of Imam

    The Imam, identified as Abdul Hamid Dar, is resident of Bragam Dooru. People gathered in the main market Dooru and started shouting anti-administration slogans. “We want swift inquiry in this case so that culprits are nabbed. Otherwise, we will go on
  • Rajendra visits Kupwara, interacts with people, reviews security situation

    Crediting people of border areas of the State to fight against militancy shoulder to shoulder with Jammu and Kashmir Police and other security agencies, Director General of Police (DGP), K Rajendra Kumar has described the contribution of people of bo
  • Delay in finalization of 147 departmental enquiries

    These directions of wide public importance were passed in the much publicized Public Interest Litigation (PIL) filed by two social Activists Sheikh Muhammad Shafi and Prof. S.K. Bhalla highlighting inordinate delay in the finalization of 147 departme
  • ADC Baramulla chairs Disaster Management meet

    "American forces in Afghanistan, and in this specific case in Helmand, are in the role of train, advise and assist," said Sayed Zafar Hashemi, a spokesman for President Ashraf Ghani. "The Afghan forces are on the lead, carrying out the combat mission
  • Curbs On Maqbool Day Today

    Curbs on Maqbool day today,Sec 144 invoked

    The Government has decided to impose restrictions across Kashmir valley on Thursday on 32th death anniversary of the JKLF founder Mohammad Maqbool Bhat.
  • JNU students clash over event on Afzal Guru

    Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) on Tuesday night witnessed clashes between two student groups over Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru, who was hanged on February 09, 2013 in Tihar Jail.
  • Signing memorandum for Guru’s mortal remains was political compulsion: Cong, PDP MLAs

    A year after they signed memorandum seeking return of mortal remains of Afzal Guru, the Congress and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) legislators call signing of the memorandum a political “compulsion”.
  • Former PDP, BJP Ministers Yet to Vacate Govt Bungalows

    The former ministers of the PDP- BJP coalition are yet to vacate their official bungalows despite governor’s rule imposed in the state of Jammu and Kashmir since the past one month.