Stone crushers fined for violation of norms in Kathua

Kathua, Aug 5: District Administration Kathua today imposed fine on four stone crushers for illegal mining in violation of J&K Minor Minerals Concession, Storage, Transportation of Minerals and Prevention of Illegal Mining rules. These units were inspected by a team led by Deputy Commissioner, Dr. Raghav Langer and comprising officials of Irrigation, Flood Control, PWD, […]

Jammu not fiefdom of few politicians: Munish

  Jammu, Aug 4: Editor Early Times, Munish Gupta, on Sunday asked people to stand on their own feet and show the politicians, who ignored them during their stint in power, their right place. Carrying forward his mass contact programme in different areas on 71st consecutive day today, Munish said, “As the elections are drawing […]

Vailoo Brang village without electricity, potable water

Aman Malik Anantnag, Aug 4: Despite tall claims of the government about development of rural areas in Kashmir, village in this famous South-Kashmir tourist resort are devoid of all the basic amenities. With electricity yet to light their homes potable drinking water still a distant dream; the village reflect a perfect picture of an area […]

PUF condemns NIA summons to Er Rasheed

Srinagar, Aug 4: Peoples United Front leader Shah Faesal has condemned NIA summons to AIP Chief Er Rashid, calling it a deliberate attempt to intimidate the mainstream leadership in J&K. National Investigation Agency called Rashid to Delhi for questioning on Sunday, this was revealed by former MLA Langate on his Facebook page. Shah Faesal while […]

All-party meet: Politicians vow to defend Art 35A, 370

All-party meet: Politicians vow to defend Art 35A, 370

Seek audience with President, PM Srinagar, Aug 4: The leaders of mainstream political parties in Jammu and Kashmir, who met in Srinagar on Sunday evening, decided to seek an audience with President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, and leaders of other parties amid tension in the state over fears of scrapping of Articles […]

Home minister holds meeting with top security brass

Home minister holds meeting with top security brass

New Delhi, Aug 4: Home minister Amit Shah on Sunday held a meeting with top security officials and is believed to have discussed the prevailing situation in Jammu and Kashmir, officials said. The hour-long meeting was attended by National Security Advisor Ajit Doval, Union home secretary Rajiv Gauba and other senior officials. The situation in […]

Will fight attempts to abrogate special status with all might: NC

Will fight attempts to abrogate special status with all might: NC

Srinagar, Aug 4: Jammu and Kashmir National Conference on Sunday called for effective and immediate measures to instill confidence among the people saying that the party is willing to go an extra mile to defend the special status of the State of Jammu and Kashmir. A meet of political affairs committee (PAC) was held here […]

Take back bodies of BAT infiltrators: Army to Pak

Take back bodies of BAT infiltrators: Army to Pak

  New Delhi, Aug 4: The Indian Army has offered its Pakistan counterpart to take back the dead bodies of Border Action Team (BAT) army regulars and militants who were killed during an infiltration attempt on Saturday. Pakistani army has been offered to approach with a white flag to take back the bodies, the Indian […]

ACB sends notice to Mehbooba over J&K Bank appointments

ACB sends notice to Mehbooba over J&K Bank appointments

New Delhi, Aug 4: The Anti-Corruption Bureau on Sunday sent a notice to PDP chief and former chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir Mehbooba Mufti asking her to clarify her role regarding appointments in J&K Bank. The letter that was tweeted by Mufti said, “During the course of investigation of case FIR No 10/2019, police […]