2 PHE officials suspended for negligence of duty

Srinagar, Oct 16: The Government today suspended Assistant Executive Engineer and Establishment Clerk of PHE Division, Budgam for online registration of Casual, Seasonal Labours/Workers (CSLWs) engaged on need-based for a limited period before 2009 against the norms. According to the order issued by Secretary PHE and I&FC: “in pursuance of the provisions of Rule 31 […]

Nizamuddin Bhat urges Governor to gain trust of younger generation

  Srinagar, Oct 16: Former Legislator Nizamuddin Bhat has urged state Governor Satya Pal Malik to take measures which can earn the trust of state’s younger generation in the system, presently seen hostile to them. In a statement Bhat said youth is denied space to build careers both in and outside state. “While outside state […]

Prevailing situation result of broken promises: Hakeem Yaseen

  Srinagar, Oct 16: Chairman PDF and MLA Khansahib Hakeem Yaseen has once again expressed concern over the repeated attempts of harassment and intimidation to Kashmiri students studying in various educational institutions of the country by extremist elements. He has cautioned that this ugly state of affairs if not arrested urgently was bound to create […]

Governor punctures trifurcation balloon

Governor punctures trifurcation balloon

Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik has dispelled the notion that granting more powers to the Leh and Kargil development councils is a step towards the trifurcation of Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh. He has said that trifurcation of J&K will be disastrous. In September, the State Administrative Council headed by the Governor Malik approved […]

172 Armed Police officials promoted

Srinagar, Oct 16: As many as 172 officials of Armed Police wing of the state police department have been promoted to the next level in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday. A police official said that 31 Assistant Sub-Inspectors (ASIs) have been promoted to the rank of Sub-Inspectors (SIs), 17 Head Constables have been promoted to […]

Wardwan Budgam residents stage protest against dilapidated roads

Rather Shabeer Budgam, Oct 16: The road connectivity is a challenging activity in Budgam District, as the maximum areas are facing extreme hardships due to dilapidated conditions of roads. The major roads are either turned into pathetic with wide potholes or without macadamization from several years. The road leading from Wadwan Budgam to main town […]

Karnah shuts to demand construction of tunnel at Sadhna top

  Zubair Ahmad Srinagar, Oct 16: A complete shutdown was observed in Karnah area of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Tuesday to press the government for construction of tunnel at Sadhna Pass on Kupwara-Tangdhar highway. According to reports, all the shops, business establishments remained closed in the area as a mark of protest. The colleges […]

DC Shopian suspends 42 employees

Shopian, Oct 16: To ensure punctuality of employees in the government offices, the District Administration Shopian Tuesday ordered suspension of 4 officials of CPO Shopian, 2 officials of CEO, 2 officials of DPO, 4 officials of CPO, 8 Officials of D.C Office and 19 officials of Food and Civil Supplies, District Statistical & Evaluation Office […]