27 officers inducted into KAS

Srinagar, Jul 17: The SAC accorded sanction to the promotion of 27 officers of the J&K Excise & Taxation (Gazetted) Service to the Time Scale of the J&K Administrative Service in the Pay Band of Rs 15600-3900 with GP of Rs 6600.

Govt orders major reshuffle in administration

Move to ensure smooth functioning of departments for public service delivery Srinagar, Jul 16: To ensure smooth functioning of various departments for assured public service delivery, the government Monday ordered various transfers and postings in the administration. Dr. Asgar Hassan Samoon, IAS (JK:1993), Principal Secretary to the Government, Animal and Sheep Husbandry Department, shall also […]

CBI chargesheets Dr Farooq, 3 others in multi crore JKCA scam

CBI chargesheets Dr Farooq, 3 others in multi crore JKCA scam

New Delhi, Jul 16: The CBI Monday filed a charge sheet against former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Farooq Abdullah and three others in a special court in Srinagar in connection with alleged irregularities and misappropriation of funds in the Jammu and Kashmir Cricket Association. The agency has levelled charges of criminal conspiracy and criminal […]

Cop killed, another injured in Pulwama militant attack

Srinagar, Jul 16: A policeman was killed and another injured after militants on Monday attacked a police vehicle escorting the National Conference (NC) leader at Muran Chowk in Pulwama district of south Kashmir. Reports said that some suspected militants opened fire upon the police vehicle, guarding the NC leader Ghulam Mohidin Mir at Shahi Hamdan […]

Two army soldiers injured in ongoing Kupwara operation

Two army soldiers injured in ongoing Kupwara operation

Srinagar, Jul 16: Two army soldiers were injured in an ongoing operation near Safawali Gali along Line of Control (LoC) in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district. Police sources said that the encounter broke out near Safawali Gali adjacent to Batpora forests after a joint search party of 10 JAKLI, 57 RR and 41 RR challenged the […]

NC ready to meet all overt, covert machinations: Omar

Srinagar, Jul 16: National Conference Vice President Omar Abdullah on Monday said that National Conference was ready to meet all over and covert machinations and was deeply rooted in the hearts and minds of the people based on its sacrifices and its commitment to safeguard the interests of the State. Addressing the Party’s monthly Provincial […]

D C Raina assumes office as new Adv General

Srinagar, Jul 16: Senior Advocate D C Raina today assumed office as the new Advocate General of Jammu & Kashmir replacing Jehangir Iqbal Ganai. Raina was accorded warm welcome by the officers and officials on his arrival in the office of the Advocate General here. Pertinently, Raina is assuming the office of the Advocate General […]

Sarmad Hafeez gets additional charge of Dir Information

Srinagar, Jul 16: The Government Monday ordered that Secretary Information, Sarmad Hafeez shall hold the additional charge of the post of Director Information & Public Relations till incumbent Director, Tariq Ahmad Zargar resumes his duties. Pertinently, Zargar has proceeded on leave to perform Hajj. Meanwhile, Sarmad Hafeez today visited the Media Complex, Srinagar to personally […]