SAC approves revised office timings to be operational from Nov 2018

SAC approves revised office timings to be operational from Nov 2018

SRINAGAR : The State Administrative Council (SAC), which met here yesterday under the chairmanship of Governor, N N Vohra accorded approval to the change in the working hours in Government offices to be operational from 01.11.2018. The decision was based on the recommendations of the Pay Committee on the implementation of 7th Pay Commission and […]

Jammu and kashmir Govt to approach Centre to seek special fiscal relief for completing long pending projects

Jammu and kashmir Govt to approach Centre to seek special fiscal relief for completing long pending projects

SRINAGAR: In a significant move, Governor N N Vohra today asked the State Planning, Development and Monitoring Department to urgently prepare a comprehensive State-wide list of all development projects which have been pending for years for want of the required financial resources resulting in speedily growing cost overruns. He also called for an assessment of […]

Geelani pays tribute to slain Gurez, Rafiabad militants

Geelani pays tribute to slain Gurez, Rafiabad militants

Srinagar : Chairman of Hurriyat Conference (G), Syed Ali Geelani paying tributes to the slain militants who were killed in Gurez and Rafiabad encounters in addition to all the martyrs of the preceding week, reiterated his stand that people of Jammu and Kashmir as a peace loving nation are in dire need of peace and […]

Karunanidhi laid to rest

Karunanidhi laid to rest

DMK chief M. Karunanidhi was laid to rest on the Marina Beach in Chennai on Wednesday beside his mentor, Dravidian ideologue and former chief minister C.N. Annadurai. The former chief minister was accorded a state funeral with gun salute from the three wings of the armed forces. The last journey of the DMK chief, who […]

Unknown gunmen allegedly thrash two boys in South Kashmir

Unknown gunmen allegedly thrash two boys in South Kashmir

Srinagar: Two youth abducted by unidentified gunmen from their homes in Khodwani area of south Kashmir’s Kulgam district have been released after being thrashed mercilessly, sources said on Wednesday. Official sources said that two boys identified as Aarif Ahmad Sofi of Khudwani and Mehraj Ahmad Dar of Hawoora, Kulgam were abducted by unknown gunmen. One […]

KTMF delegation calls on Chairman J&K Bank

KTMF delegation calls on Chairman J&K Bank

Srinagar : Our businesses need to keep growing so that we achieve our goals of comfortable and dignified living as a society. For that to happen, we need to join hands and bring more efficiency and transparency to our systems of working both in the institutions and the businesses. J&K Bank Chairman and CEO Parvez […]

Four militants killed in ongoing Rafiabad gunfight: Army

Four militants killed in ongoing Rafiabad gunfight: Army

Srinagar: Army on Wednesday said that they killed four militants in an ongoing gunfight in Rafiabad area of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district. Director General of Police (DGP) S P Vaid earlier confirmed the presence of five militants trapped in the gunfight with forces. Earlier a fierce gunbattle broke out between militants and government forces in […]

Forces launch CASO in Pulwama villages in south Kashmir

Forces launch CASO in Pulwama villages in south Kashmir

Srinagar: Government forces on Wednesday launched Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) in Gudoora village of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district, sources said. They said that soon after the CASO, youth took to streets and started protesting triggering minor clashes in the area. Local sources said that house to house searches were going on in the village.