J&K SHRC issues notices to top private schools of Kashmir, seeks details of admission procedure, quota for poor

J&K SHRC issues notices to top private schools of Kashmir, seeks details of admission procedure, quota for poor

Srinagar : In a significant development , chairman State Human Rights Commission (rtd) Justice Bilal Nazki today issued notices almost all leading private schools of Kashmir asking them to file the detailed compliance report before the commission within two weeks as to what procedure they are following during the admission process and whether poor and […]

2 youth arrested in Poonch LeT militants: SSP

2 youth arrested in Poonch LeT militants: SSP

Jammu Two militants, who were arrested from Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir, were part of Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) outfit and had come to the town to ferry weapons to the Kashmir Valley, a senior police officer said on Thursday. Senior Superintendent of Police, Poonch, Rajiv Pandey said a special investigation team (SIT) headed by a […]

Forces launch massive searches in Rajouri areas

Forces launch massive searches in Rajouri areas

Government forces on Thursday launched two major search operations at main town and Sarol area of Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir. Reports said that, following inputs about the presence of some suspects in the area, government forces started conducting searches in Bela colony locality of Rajouri. They said that government forces have also cordoned […]

Taliban kill 30 policemen in western Afghanistan, officials say

Taliban kill 30 policemen in western Afghanistan, officials say

Afghan officials say the Taliban have killed 30 policemen in a blistering overnight attack in western Farah province. Provincial council member Dadullah Qani said on Thursday that the onslaught on the police outpost in the province’s district of Khaki Safed began late on Wednesday and continued for more than four hours. In Kabul, lawmaker Samiullah […]

Ameer Jama’at visits Geelani at his Hyderpora residence

Ameer Jama’at visits Geelani at his Hyderpora residence

Srinagar : A delegation of Jama’at-e-Islami Jammu and Kashmir led by its chief Dr Abdul Hamid Fayaz met chairman Hurriyat Conference (G) Syed Ali Geelani at his Hyderpora residence and expressed condolences on the death of his son-in-law. Jama’at spokesman in a statement said the delegation met Geelani and expressed condolences on the death of […]

Panchayat Polls-2018: CEO issues notification for final Phase

Panchayat Polls-2018: CEO issues notification for final Phase

SRINAGAR : The Chief Electoral Officer, J&K, Shaleen Kabra today issued the notification for conduct of the final phase of Panchayati Polls-2018 to elect Sarpanches and Panches. The notification has been issued for Block Natnussa, Drugmulla and Magam in District Kupwara, Banakoot in District Bandipora, Tujjar Sharief, Hardaboora and Tangmarg in Baramulla District, Wakura in […]

BJP ambitions in Kashmir

BJP ambitions in Kashmir

BJP has been sending confusing signals to Kashmir in the past four years. From the agenda of alliance with PDP to hard policy against separatists, the Central leadership of BJP has been trying every new trick in Kashmir to gain control over them politically. The latest from the BJP is that they are trying to […]