Manoj Sinha to take oath as J&K LG today

Manoj Sinha to take oath as J&K LG today

Nasir Azam Srinagar, Aug 6: Jammu and Kashmir’s Lieutenant Governor designate Manoj Kumar Sinha would be administered the oath of office on Friday at Raj Bhavan here. Sources told  KNO that Chief Justice of the Common High Court of J&K and Ladakh would administer the oath at 12: 30 pm here under the provisions of […]

Sajad Lone released nearly after one year

Sajad Lone released nearly after one year

  Nasir Azam Srinagar, July 31: In a significant development, Peoples Conference chairman Sajad Gani Lone was Friday released from one year-long detention. Lone was released this morning after being kept in detention for nearly 360 days. “Finally five days short of a year I have been officially informed that I am a free man. […]

‘Security Forces don’t need NoC for acquisition of land in J&K’

‘Security Forces don’t need NoC for acquisition of land in J&K’

Nasir Azam Srinagar, July 27: Jammu & Kashmir Government has withdrawn a 49-year- old directive under which acquisition/requisition of land by Army and paramilitary forces required No objection Certificate (NoC) from its Home Department. The government had come up with a circular in 1971 under which acquisition of land by Army, CRPF, BSF and other […]

J&K to celebrate Eid-ul-Adha on Aug 1: Grand Mufti

J&K to celebrate Eid-ul-Adha on Aug 1: Grand Mufti

  Nasir Azam   Srinagar, July 21: Kashmir’s grand Mufti Nasir-ul-Islam Tuesday said that Eid-ul-Adha will be celebrated across Jammu and Kashmir on August 1 while as people should follow proper guidelines and maintain highest level hygiene while performing Qurbani. Mufti Nasir told KNO that COVID-19 should in no way be made an excuse for […]

DCs authorized to re-impose lockdown: Div Com Kashmir

DCs authorized to re-impose lockdown: Div Com Kashmir

    Nasir Azam   Srinagar, July 16: Divisional Commissioner Kashmir P K Pole said that deputy commissioners of all Kashmir districts have been authorized to review the situation related to Covid and take decisions whether lockdown needs to be re-imposed in any of their areas in the wake of spike in the positive cases. […]

Ram Madhav to visit Kashmir tomorrow

Ram Madhav to visit Kashmir tomorrow

  Nasir Azam Srinagar, July 10: Bharatiya Janata Party national General Secretary Ram Madhav is all set to visit Kashmir on Sunday to offer condolences to the bereaved family members of slain BJP leader from north Kashmir’s Bandipora district Waseem Bari. Sources in the BJP told news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO) that Madhav has confirmed […]

J&K proposes modifications in Central Waqf Act

J&K proposes modifications in Central Waqf Act

  Nasir Azam Srinagar, July 9: The Jammu & Kashmir government has proposed modifications in the Central Waqf Act before constituting the Waqf Board in the newly carved out Union Territory. Official documents in possession of news agency KNO reveals that UT administration has decided to vigorously pursue the proposal submitted to Centre for J&K […]

Police must find out whose bullet killed my father, says daughter

Police must find out whose bullet killed my father, says daughter

  Nasir Azam Srinagar, July 2: Family members of the civilian who was killed during a militant attack on a CRPF party in Sopore town of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Wednesday, asked police to come out with substantial evidence as to whose bullet killed their father. “We respect IGP Kashmir. He has stated that […]

3-year-old tries to wake up his dead grandfather

3-year-old tries to wake up his dead grandfather

  Heart wrenching pictures go viral; kill those who murdered my father, says slain man’s daughter   Nasir Azam   Srinagar, July 1: Bashir Ahmed Khan, 65, took his grandson along early this morning for a long ride from Srinagar to Sopore area of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district, where he was supposed to oversee the […]

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