Mehbooba pays rich tributes to martyrs of 1931

Mehbooba pays rich tributes to martyrs of 1931

Srinagar,  : Former Chief Minister and PDP President, Mehbooba Mufti has paid rich tributes to the Martyrs of July 13, 1931 terming their sacrifices as the golden chapter in the history of Jammu & Kashmir. In her message on the occasion, the former Chief Minister said the brave hearts of 1931 sacrificed their lives for […]

Crumbling health-care

Crumbling health-care

Public delivery system is the basic ingredient of good governance on the ground and governance administration has failed so far to make it responsive to needs of general public. Recently the new Chief Secretary rolled out his own vision of making the administration public friendly, but on the ground there is no change. Let us […]

Advisor Vyas orders extension of GST amnesty scheme by 30 days

Advisor Vyas orders extension of GST amnesty scheme by 30 days

SRINAGAR,  : Much to the relief of businessmen, traders and industrialists of the state, Advisor to Governor B. B. Vyas today ordered extension of GST amnesty scheme by 30 days. The decision was taken by the Advisor during a meeting with the representatives of the Kashmir Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI).  The trade body had […]

Kupwara Youth’s killing: SHRC issues notice to govt

Kupwara Youth’s killing: SHRC issues notice to govt

Srinagar : The State Human Rights Commission has sought reports from deputy commissioner and SSP Kupwara on a petition, seeking directions to find “real facts” into the killing of Trehgam youth. Khalid Gafar (20) son of Abdul Gafar Malik, a shopkeeper by profession, was killed while as another person suffered injuries after army opened fire upon […]

Governor for developing Jammu and kashmir as a leading State

Governor for developing Jammu and kashmir  as a leading State

Srinagar, :Governor N. N. Vohra has called upon the leaders of all political and religious parties and social organizations and the people of the State to shed all differences and join hands to make Jammu and Kashmir peaceful, prosperous and among the leading States in the country.  In his message on the occasion of Martyrs’ Day, Governor observed […]

BJP targeting Mother Teresa’s Missionaries of Charity: Mamata

BJP targeting Mother Teresa’s Missionaries of Charity: Mamata

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today accused the Bharatiya Janata Party of targeting the Mother Teresa-founded Missionaries of Charity and maligning it. Banerjee’s accusation of the BJP followed the arrests of a sister of the religious order and a woman staffer of Nirmal Hriday, a shelter home run by it, in Ranchi last week […]

Croatia will be ready for France in World Cup final, says coach Dalic

Croatia will be ready for France in World Cup final, says coach Dalic

MOSCOW: Ecstatic Croatia coach Zlatko Dalic is confident tiredness will not be an issue for his side when they face France in the World Cup final despite once again coming through extra time to beat England on Wednesday. Croatia came from behind to win 2-1 in the semi-final clash in Moscow, with Mario Mandzukic claiming […]

Govt orders magisterial inquiry into Trehgam youth’s death

Govt orders magisterial inquiry into Trehgam youth’s death

Jammu and Kashmir government on Thursday ordered a magisterial probe into the killing of a 22-year-old in army firing last evening in Trehgam village of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district, even as the police lodged an FIR  against the army. District Magistrate (DM) Kupwara, Khalid Jehangir said that an inquiry into the killing of the youth […]

AIP President protests against Trehgam killing, detained

AIP President protests against Trehgam killing, detained

Hundreds led by AIP President Er Rasheed carried out a strong sit-in protest at Handwara against the killing of Khalid Gafar Malik a youth from Trehgam by the army. Appealing New Delhi on the occasion to stop violence in Kashmir Er Rasheed on Thursday reiterated that J&K dispute needs a political resolution and violence will […]

10 injured in south kashmir road accident

10 injured in south kashmir road accident

Ten persons were injured after a vehicle they were traveling in met with an accident in Sagam-Kokernag area of south Kashmir’s Islamabad district on Thursday. A police official said that a Tavera bearing registration number JK06- 4059 and a car (WagonR) crushed with each other at Sagam, Kokernag, resulting in injuries to ten people. The […]