Randomization of POs, Polling Officers held at Kargil

Kargil, Aug 17: Deputy Commissioner Kargil, Vikas Kundal, today supervised the randomization of Presiding Officers (POs) and Polling Officers at National Informatics Centre Baroo here for the conduct of Ladakh Autonomous Hill Development Council (LAHDC), Kargil Elections 2018. Around1300 employees of different departments have been selected as POs and Polling Officers through randomization. During the […]

Governor congratulates SKUAST-K team for being among winners of IIGP 2.0-University Challenge

Srinagar, Aug 17: Governor N.N Vohra has congratulated the SKUAST-K team comprising Fallah Nazir of Delhi Public School and Mehvish Hameed, Msc. Agri Engineering, SKUAST-K, for being selected among top 15 winners of the India Innovation Growth Programme, 2.0-University Challenge. The Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of India had called for an open competitive […]

Police hold meeting with trade union, transporters in Ganderbal

Srinagar, Aug 17: On the directions of SSP Ganderbal Khalil Ahmad Poswal-JKPS a meeting was chaired by DySP Hqrs Ganderbal Aashiq Hussain-JKPS with the transporters and trade unions of District Ganderbal. A threadbare discussion was held regarding the rationalization of vehicles plying on various routes in the District. The problems of overloading, wrong parking, traffic […]

Sidhu to gift Kashmiri shawl to Imran Khan at his swearing in

Srinagar, Aug 17: Former Indian cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu arrived in Pakistan on Friday to attend the oath-taking ceremony of Prime Minister-in-waiting Imran Khan. Sidhu reached Lahore via Wagah border and will arrive in Islamabad for the oath-taking ceremony scheduled for Saturday. Speaking to reporters in Lahore, Sidhu said: “I have come to Pakistan on […]

Police arrest drug peddler in Pattan

Srinagar, Aug 17: Pattan police in its drive against drug menace arrested a drug peddler, who leads prayers in a local mosque, and recovered contraband substance from his possession. Pattan police arrested a drug peddler identified as Mushtaq Ahmed Mia @ DC son of Late Gh Hassan Mia resident of Pattan with consignment of fukki. […]

Fiddling with Art 35-A will be seen as assault on identity, autonomy of State: NC

Banihal, Aug 17: Cautioning the BJP against trying to wipe out state subject law in Jammu & Kashmir, National Conference leader and district president Ramban, Sajjad Shaheen said while addressing a daylong meeting of prominent party functionaries of Banihal constituency held in party’s central office in Banihal Friday, that any fiddling with Article 35-A or […]

Yatra progressing smoothly, over 2.80 lakh have darshan sofar

Srinagar, Aug 17: The yatra was progressing smoothly, though the number of yatris was very low, from Baltal and Pahalgam base camps to holy Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas, where so far over 2.80 lakh pilgrims have paid obeisance till Thursday evening. No yatri was allowed from Jammu to leave for Kashmir Friday […]

Srinagar police organizes PCPG meeting

Srinagar, Aug 17: In its efforts to strengthen relations with public, a PCPG meeting was organized by Srinagar police at Police Station Shaheed Gunj. The meeting was chaired by SHO Shaheed Gunj Tanveer Jehangir. Respectable citizens of Kanni Kadal, Shalla Kadal and Karfali Mohalla participated in the meeting. The participants highlighted various issues of public […]

Mirwaiz threatens mass stir in case Art 35-A tinkered with

  Srinagar, Aug 17: Hurriyat Conference (M) chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq addressing the Friday congregation at historic Jamia Masjid said that if any adverse decision comes from the Supreme Court of India on August 27, a mass agitation will be launched forthwith. Reiterating that people are mentally and physically ready to hit the streets in […]

Peace Foundation expresses grief over Vajpayee’s demise

Srinagar, Aug 17: While paying rich tributes to Atal Bihari, Chairman Peace foundation Fayaz Ahmad Bhat said Vajpayee was the dynamic leader of the people of India and an ideal for many people. He was the well-wisher of needy and poor people. Bhat said Vajpayee’s contribution to strengthen democracy and good governance has been stupendous. […]