Violence can’t resolve Kashmir problem: Naidu

Violence can’t resolve Kashmir problem: Naidu

New Delhi: Violence cannot resolve any issue and that is why the government has chosen the route of dialogue for resolving the Kashmir issue, Vice-President M. Venkaiah Naidu said on Sunday. “There can’t be peace and harmony in the society in the absence of non-violence. Our Prime Minister (Narendra Modi) emphasises on development, and peace […]

CM’s Public Outreach; Mehbooba reviews tourist facilities, beautification works at Pahalgam

CM’s Public Outreach; Mehbooba reviews tourist facilities, beautification works at Pahalgam

Pahalgam: On the second day of her tour to Anantnag district in connection with the Public Outreach programme, Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti Sunday visited the famed tourist resort here today. She enquired about the tourist arrivals, sanitation, preparations for the winter festival and other facilities available to tourists here. The Chief Minister visited Pahalgam Club […]

Zulfkar for installing PoS machines in every ration depot

Zulfkar for installing PoS machines in every ration depot

Jammu: Terming it as the biggest reform in bringing transparency in Public Distribution System, Minister for Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs and Tribal Affairs Chowdhary Zulfkar Ali today said the government will install Point of Sale (POS) machines in all fair price shops and ration depots across the state. The Minister said this after […]

Budget Session likely to be held in Jan first week

Budget Session likely to be held in Jan first week

Jammu: The month-long Budget Session is likely to be held in the first week of January in this winter capital of the state. “The government has decided to hold business session likely in first week of January,” Kavinder Gupta, Speaker J&K Legislative Assembly said here on Sunday. He said the complete budget session could not […]

Kashmir, Kashmiris first: PDP tells New Delhi

Kashmir, Kashmiris first: PDP tells New Delhi

Srinagar: The ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has reportedly conveyed to the Bharatiya Janata Party led NDA government at the Center that for it interests of Kashmir and Kashmiris are paramount for the party. “The ruling party (PDP) is leaving no opportunity to make it clear to New Delhi that its constituency is Kashmir and […]

‘Solution to stone pelting can’t be achieved overnight’

‘Solution to stone pelting can’t be achieved overnight’

Varanasi: Chief of Army Staff General Bipin Rawat on Friday claimed that there is no shortage of arms in the Indian Army. “The Army has no shortage of arms. We have to keep modernizing weapons, arms as the technology are upgrading, and we are trying to bring in new and modernised technique ones in our […]

Stone pelting incidents gone down significantly: DGP

Stone pelting incidents gone down significantly: DGP

Srinagar: Asserting that stone pelting incidents have gone down significantly in Kashmir, Director General of Police (DGP) S P Vaid on Friday lauded people for their help in restoring peace in the valley. “The stone pelting incidents have gone down. I don’t have figure with me right now… but now even a week passes by […]

Govt working to resolve PaK issue: MoS Home

Govt working to resolve PaK issue: MoS Home

New Delhi: Union Minister of State for Home Hansarj Ahir has said Prime Minister Narendra Modi is working to resolve the issue of Pakistan administered Kashmir (PaK). Ahir said, “PaK is also India’s part as it is mentioned in the Instrument of Accession signed by Jammu and Kashmir’s last Maharaja Hari Singh. Since then, PaK […]

Omar takes jibe at Ahir

Omar takes jibe at Ahir

Srinagar: Taking a jibe at MoS Home Hansraj Ahir over his comment that Pakistan Administered Kashmir (PaK) is part of India according to Instrument of Accession, former chief minister Omar Abdullah asked what about the part guaranteeing Jammu and Kashmir’s autonomy. Abdullah, who is the working president of Jammu and Kashmir National Conference, further said […]

GoI takes strong note of JK govt’s patronage to transfer policy

GoI takes strong note of JK govt’s patronage to transfer policy

New Delhi: The Union government has taken a strong note of the PDP-BJP government’s patronage to the “transfer industry” in Jammu and Kashmir. It is soon going to convey to the Jammu and Kashmir Government that this was “ruining the system and governance in Jammu and Kashmir”, said sources. The matter is under scanner in […]