Women have borne the brunt of instability, turmoil: Shamima Firdous

Srinagar, Jun 11: Senior National Conference Leader, MLA Habba Kadal Shamima Firdous on Monday assumed charge as the State President of National Conference Women’s Wing at a function held at NC Headquarters, ‘Nawa-e-Subha’ in Srinagar. On this occasion, Party leader Sabiya Qadri assumed the charge of Provincial President Kashmir of National Conference Women’s Wing. Both […]

Tarigami urges Govt to release wages of scheme, casual workers before Eid

Srinagar, Jun 11: While expressing serious concern over the non-payment of salaries and wages to employees, scheme workers and casual labourers working in different government departments, CPI-M leader and MLA Kulgam Mohammad Yousuf Tarigami on Monday asked the authorities to release the pending salaries of SSA teachers and wages of daily wagers, casual workers, NREGA […]

SSP Srinagar distributes essential items among orphans

Srinagar, Jun 11: Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Srinagar, Imtiyaz Ahmad Parray Monday distributed essential items among the orphans. On the eve of Eid-ul-Fitr, SSP Srinagar distributed clothes, shoes among orphan students of Darul Aloom Society Hyderpora at DPL Srinagar in which 31 students and three teachers of Darul Aloom participated. The distribution of clothes […]

CM directs authorities to release salaries of SSA teachers before Eid

Srinagar, Jun 11: Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Monday directed the authorities to release the pending salaries of SSA teachers before Eid-ul-Fitr. The CM made the decision while chairing a high-level meeting regarding the issues of SSA teachers who have been protesting since last week demanding the salaries before the festive occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr. The […]

Traffic cop crushed to death by speedy vehicle at Pantha Chowk

Srinagar, Jun 11: A traffic policeman was killed by a speedy vehicle at Pantha Chowk on Srinagar-Jammu highway on Monday. A police official said that a speedy vehicle hit the traffic policeman while he was on his traffic management duties at Pantha Chowk. The slain cop has been identified as Manzoor Ahmad, a resident of […]

Fake grenade causes panic at DC Shopian’s official residence

Srinagar, Jun 11: A fake grenade caused a panic at the official residence of Deputy Commissioner Shopian district on Monday after an artificial grenade was lobbed in the premises of his residence. According to reports, miscreants hurled an artificial grenade towards the official residence of DC Shopian at around 9:45 in the morning which however […]

Sham, Sunil review functioning of PHE, PDD

Call for close coordination between twin deptts to improve water supply Jammu, Jun 10: Minister for PHE, Irrigation and Flood Control, Sham Lal Choudhary and Minister for Power Development, Sunil Kumar Sharma today chaired a joint meeting of PDD and PHE departments to review the functioning of the twin departments. The crucial meeting convened to […]

Veeri visits Mattan Sun Temple

Minister takes stock of facilities for Banmass-Malmass festival Srinagar, Jun 10: Minister for Rural Development and Panchayati Raj, Abdul Rehman Veeri today visited Mattan Sun Temple to take stock of the arrangements put in place for the celebrations of Banmass – Malmass festival. The Minister also interacted with the people visiting the shrine and enquired […]

Hanjura hosts Iftaar for orphans at Budgam

  Budgam, Jun 10: Minister for Revenue, Ghulam Nabi Lone Hanjura hosted an Iftaar Party for a number of Orphans and other eminent citizens of the district at Sheikh-Ul-Alam Hall in Budgam. Among others, the Iftaar was attended by MLC Saifuddin Bhat, Vice Chairman Handloom (S&E) Corporation, Muntazir Mohi-ud-Din, former legislator Dr Mohammad Shafi Wani, […]

Rajouri Adm finalizes Shab-e-Qadar, Eid-ul-Fitr arrangements

  Rajouri, Jun 10: The District Administration Rajouri finalized arrangements regarding cleanliness, traffic management, availability of essential services, medical facilities etc ahead of Shab e Qadar and Eid ul Fitr here at a meeting of district officers held under chairmanship of Deputy Commissioner Dr Shahid Iqbal Choudhary. The chair directed the district officers to put […]