Ram Madhav reviews political situation post Drabu sacking

Ram Madhav reviews political situation post Drabu sacking

Jammu, Mar 16: Bhartiya Janata Party points man for Jammu and Kashmir and State General Secretary arrived in Jammu on Friday. Sources said that Madhav held talks with BJP leaders and reviewed over all political situation in the State post Drabu’s sacking from the cabinet. Pertinently, Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti dropped Finance Minister Dr Haseeb […]

Funding case: Court allows ED to quiz businessman

Funding case: Court allows ED to quiz businessman

New Delhi, Mar 16: A Delhi court Friday allowed the Enforcement Directorate to interrogate a Kashmiri businessman in connection with a funding case involving LeT chief and 26/11 Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed to unearth the money trail. Additional Sessions Judge Tarun Sherawat allowed the application filed by ED’s counsel Nitesh Rana seeking permission to […]

Govt orders transfer in administration

Govt orders transfer in administration

Srinagar, Mar 16: Jammu and Kashmir government on Friday transfers in the administration. As per government order No.450-GAD of 2018, Rita Koul, awaiting orders of posting in the General Administration Department, is posted as Under Secretary to the Government, Power Development Department. Chand Singh, Junior Scale KAS officer of 2011 batch, presently awaiting orders of […]

Power, tact needed in Kashmir: RSS chief

Power, tact needed in Kashmir: RSS chief

Nagpur, Mar 16: RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat on Thursday called for using strength and tact to counter “forces seeking to divide the people” of Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh and said trouble-makers only understood the language of power. There was need for “shakti” (power) and “yukti” (tact) to ensure that “truth prevails”, Bhagwat said. The Indian […]

Tourism deptt caught on wrong foot again

Tourism deptt caught on wrong foot again

Purchases items at exorbitant rates, Pahalgam winter festival a ‘flop show’ Afaq Bhat Srinagar, Mar 15: Tourism department is in the news once again for wrong reasons. Sources told Precious Kashmir that department has purchased items worth lakhs from the open market at exorbitant prices and the matter is being looked into. They said that […]

Authorities direct mobile companies to reduced internet speed

Authorities direct mobile companies to reduced internet speed

Srinagar, Mar 15: In wake of the encounter at Balhama area of Khanmoh, authorities on Thursday decided to reduce mobile internet speed in police district Awantipora as a precautionary measure. Official sources said that police have sent a communication to the cellular companies wherein it has directed them to reduce mobile internet (4G/3G) into 2G […]

Pakistan raises Kashmir at UN, links it to Palestine

  United Nations, Mar 15: Using a two-pronged tactic in the Human Rights Council, Pakistan has raised the Kashmir issue while speaking on behalf of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) and then for itself. In its reply during the debate at the UN in Geneva, India rejected the OIC statement saying the group had […]