Induction of new ‘blood’ to generate employment: MD JKSCB

Induction of new ‘blood’ to generate employment: MD JKSCB

SRINAGAR: To mark the 64th All India Cooperative Week Celebrations, Jammu and Kashmir State Coperative Bank on Monday organised one-day event at its headquarter here in Srinagar. Registrar Cooperative Societies Kashmir, Peer Hafiz-Ullah, who was the chief guest on this occasion, along with additional registrar participated in the closing ceremony of the week-long celebration. Each […]

Thousands attend militant’s funeral in Srinagar amid restrictions

Thousands attend militant’s funeral in Srinagar amid restrictions

Srinagar: Thousands of people participated in the funeral prayers of slain militant commander Mugees Ahmad Mir on Saturday in Srinagar’s Parimpora area. From early morning, people thronged the slain militant’s residence despite police and paramilitary forces having sealed all entry and exit points to Parimpora. Photojournalists complained that police and paramilitary did not allow them […]

GD Goenka leads in Taekwondo championship; 500 students gather to participate

GD Goenka leads in Taekwondo championship; 500 students gather to participate

SRINAGAR: Settle Light Production on Saturday organised the 24th edition of the two-day Srinagar Taekwondo championship at Indoor Stadium here. The event witnessed the participation of around 500 boys and girls who cheered and applauded the fighters of their representatives whenever they made their moves. The first day witnessed fights in the 25-kg weight category […]

Fleecing on MBBS selection: Fake consultancies embark on a longer plan to target gullible aspirants

Fleecing on MBBS selection: Fake consultancies embark on a longer plan to target gullible aspirants

SRINAGAR: In August 2014 Abdal Career Counseling Cell in collaboration with MVN, a Haryana based private university, conducted national level talent quest at Kashmir University. Hundreds of boys and girls across Kashmir valley took part in the test. A month later toppers of the test were called to attend a mega function held at conference […]

Buchwara residents demand closure of liquor shop

Buchwara residents demand closure of liquor shop

SRINAGAR: Scores of residents from Buchwara area of Dalgate on Friday took out a protest march demanding the closure of a liquor shop in the area. The protestors marched from their colony after Friday prayers and stopped on the main road while chanting pro-Islam slogans. The protest witnessed participation of youth as well as senior […]

Denial of aadhar card: Baramulla woman stages protest in Srinagar

Denial of aadhar card: Baramulla woman stages protest in Srinagar

SRINAGAR: A lady from north Kashmir’s Baramulla town staged protest in Srinagar against alleged manhandling by employees of municipal council after she complained inordinate delay in preparing her aadhar card. Tasleema Salam, 33, descended to press enclave in Srinagar along-with her husband and a closer relative to protest against the municipal council employees. She alleged […]

‘Human shield’ Farooq Dar holds protest against denial of compensation

‘Human shield’ Farooq Dar holds protest against denial of compensation

Srinagar: Farooq Ahmad Dar, a civilian who was used as human shield by Army unit lead by Major Gogoi on April 9 and paraded in 19 villages of Budgam, expressed dismay over denial of compensation by the state government. The State Government had turned down State Human Rights Commission (SHRC) recommendation seeking compensation of worth […]

MGNREGA employees hold protest to demand regularization

MGNREGA employees hold protest to demand regularization

SRINAGAR: Demanding regularization of their services in Rural Development Department (RDD), the members of All Jammu and Kashmir MGNREGA Employees Association staged a protest against government on Saturday. The protesting employees first assembled inside Pratap Park here and accused government of failing to frame a job policy for them. The protest saw the participation of […]

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