Manan’s killing: Clashes erupt at Islamic University

Mohammad Iqbal Mir Srinagar, Oct 16: Clashes erupted between government forces and students in Islamic University of Science and Technology on Tuesday after students tried to take out a protest march against the killing of slain scholar turned militant Manan Wani. Wani along with his accomplice was killed in a gunfight with government forces in […]

2 PHE officials suspended for negligence of duty

Srinagar, Oct 16: The Government today suspended Assistant Executive Engineer and Establishment Clerk of PHE Division, Budgam for online registration of Casual, Seasonal Labours/Workers (CSLWs) engaged on need-based for a limited period before 2009 against the norms. According to the order issued by Secretary PHE and I&FC: “in pursuance of the provisions of Rule 31 […]

Nizamuddin Bhat urges Governor to gain trust of younger generation

  Srinagar, Oct 16: Former Legislator Nizamuddin Bhat has urged state Governor Satya Pal Malik to take measures which can earn the trust of state’s younger generation in the system, presently seen hostile to them. In a statement Bhat said youth is denied space to build careers both in and outside state. “While outside state […]

Prevailing situation result of broken promises: Hakeem Yaseen

  Srinagar, Oct 16: Chairman PDF and MLA Khansahib Hakeem Yaseen has once again expressed concern over the repeated attempts of harassment and intimidation to Kashmiri students studying in various educational institutions of the country by extremist elements. He has cautioned that this ugly state of affairs if not arrested urgently was bound to create […]

172 Armed Police officials promoted

Srinagar, Oct 16: As many as 172 officials of Armed Police wing of the state police department have been promoted to the next level in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday. A police official said that 31 Assistant Sub-Inspectors (ASIs) have been promoted to the rank of Sub-Inspectors (SIs), 17 Head Constables have been promoted to […]

Wardwan Budgam residents stage protest against dilapidated roads

Rather Shabeer Budgam, Oct 16: The road connectivity is a challenging activity in Budgam District, as the maximum areas are facing extreme hardships due to dilapidated conditions of roads. The major roads are either turned into pathetic with wide potholes or without macadamization from several years. The road leading from Wadwan Budgam to main town […]

Karnah shuts to demand construction of tunnel at Sadhna top

  Zubair Ahmad Srinagar, Oct 16: A complete shutdown was observed in Karnah area of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Tuesday to press the government for construction of tunnel at Sadhna Pass on Kupwara-Tangdhar highway. According to reports, all the shops, business establishments remained closed in the area as a mark of protest. The colleges […]

DC Shopian suspends 42 employees

Shopian, Oct 16: To ensure punctuality of employees in the government offices, the District Administration Shopian Tuesday ordered suspension of 4 officials of CPO Shopian, 2 officials of CEO, 2 officials of DPO, 4 officials of CPO, 8 Officials of D.C Office and 19 officials of Food and Civil Supplies, District Statistical & Evaluation Office […]

Multipurpose Health Workers stages protest to demand regularisation, promotions

  Srinagar, Oct 16: Employees of the Multipurpose Health Workers Association, Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday held a protest demonstration at Partap Park in Srinagar and sought the regularisation and promotions in the department. Scores of the employees from various districts of the valley shouting slogans assembled at Partap Park and registered their protest against […]