Shutdown for third consecutive day in Soura

Shutdown for third consecutive day in Soura

Srinagar, Mar 14: A shutdown was observed for the third consecutive day in Soura and its adjacent areas in outskirts of Srinagar district against the killing of a local militant Eisa Fazilli. Reports said shops and business establishments remained shut in native place of Faziili at Ahmadnagar Soura including Buchpora, Umerhaer, Pandach, Illahibagh, 90 Feet […]

Upper reaches receive snowfall; rains lash plains

Upper reaches receive snowfall; rains lash plains

Srinagar, Mar 14: The upper reaches, including the world famous ski resort of Gulmarg, received fresh snowfall, while rains lashed summer capital, Srinagar, and other plains in Kashmir valley. Meanwhile, the night temperature witnessed some improvement and settled above normal at majority of places in the valley, though day chill intensified due to wet weather. […]

Govt to build 14460 bunkers for border dwellers

Govt to build 14460 bunkers for border dwellers

New Delhi, Mar 14: As many as 14,460 bunkers will be constructed along the Line of Control and the International Border in Jammu and Kashmir to mitigate the hardships faced by border dwellers, the Rajya Sabha was informed Wednesday. Union Minister of State for Home Hansraj Gangaram Ahir said the Ministry of Home Affairs had […]

Rollback of PAO reform exposed PDP’s moral smokescreen: NC

Srinagar, Mar 14: National Conference on Wednesday said the sudden rollback of the Pay and Accounts Office (PAO) System by the Jammu and Kashmir Government had exposed PDP’s moral smokescreen over the sacking of Former Finance Minister Dr. Haseeb Drabu. In a joint statement issued from Party Headquarters, ‘Nawa-e-Subha’ in Srinagar, NC Provincial President Nasir […]

Drabu spoke against party not the govt: Syed Bashir

  Srinagar, Mar 14: Syed Bashir Ahmad, two-time PDP MLA from Pulwama’s Rajpora constituency presently represented in the Assembly by ousted Finance Minister Haseeb A Drabu, has said that if Haseeb Drabu has spoken against the party’s core political agenda then why the party has not taken against him as a party leader and sitting […]

Don’t cross the line

Sacking of the Finance Minister Haseeb Drabu from the state cabinet is a clear message to the leaders of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party that they cannot cross the line to appease New Delhi. It’s a message to its coalition ally BJP also that PDP has not abandoned its ideology after joining hands with the […]

Despite SVO probe, KU fails to take action against backdoor appointee Medical Officer operating on court directions: PRO KU

  Srinagar, Mar 14: Despite State Vigilance Organisation (SVO) registering an FIR against the Vice Chancellor University of Kashmir and other officers for their involvement in the appointment of an ineligible candidate in the varsity, no action has been taken against the erring candidate so far by the KU authorities. Sources said that the ineligible […]

PDP youth wing nominates office bearers

  Jammu, Mar 14: In order to further streamline and strengthen the party youth wing Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) youth president Waheed Ur rehman Parra Wednesday nominated youth office bearers. Those who were nominated as Secretary include Parvez Wafa Khan, Maheshwar Chalotra, Arif Laiguroo while Neeraj Chandhel was nominated as Office Secretary Jammu. Coordinator Jammu, […]

Justice Sudhakar inaugurates 2 Model Legal Literacy Clubs

  Jammu, Mar 14: Executive Chairman, J&K SLSA, Justice Ramalingam Sudhakar today inaugurated two Model Legal Literacy Clubs at Government Girls Higher Secondary School Shastri Nagar and Government Higher Secondary School, Domana. Vinod Chatterji Koul, Chairman DLSA (Pr. District & Sessions Judge), Jammu, R N Wattal, Member-Secretary J&K, SLSA, Commissioner/Secretary School Education, Farooq Shah, Municipal […]