Governor for replacing culture of secrecy with openness

Governor for replacing culture of secrecy with openness

JAMMU: Governor NN Vohra on Saturday inaugurated the RTI Regional Conference here, and stressed on the need to replace the culture of secrecy with openness. The conference has been organised by the Institute of Management and Public Administration & Rural Development (IMPA & RD), J&K, in collaboration with the State Information Commission (SIC). The governor […]

Media students from Mumbai visit Central University Kashmir

Media students from Mumbai visit Central University Kashmir

SRINAGAR: A group of media students along with their faculty from the Wilson College in Mumbai, on Saturday, interacted with the students and faculty of Central University of Kashmir’s Convergent Journalism department at its Nowgam-I campus. During the interaction, Controller of Examinations and in charge Registrar, Central University of Kashmir (CUK), Prof. Nazir Ahmad Gilkar […]

MDM condemns arrest of its volunteers

SRINAGAR: Muslim Deeni Mahaz (MDM), on Saturday, condemned the arrest of pro-freedom leaders and its volunteers in Kashmir and Chenab Valley, saying “such tactics won’t break our resolve for the freedom movement”. “Our volunteer of Jammu region, Maulana Nisar Ahmad, was arrested for distributing pamphlets regarding Dr Qasim’s completion of 23 years of incarceration,” MDM […]

Muslims League thanks Pakistan for solidarity

SRINAGAR: Thanking Pakistan for observing Kashmir Solidarity Day, Muslim League Jammu Kashmir on Saturday said Pakistan is an asset for the entire Muslim world. “In spite of being the victim of foreign conspiracies and internal disturbances, Pakistan continued to offer sacrifices for oppressed Kashmiris. We are fully conscious of this fact,” League’s acting chairman, Muhammad […]

SPO flees with service rifle

SPO flees with service rifle

SRINAGAR: A Special Police Officer (SPO) on Saturday fled with a service rifle of a constable from a police station here. The SPO Riyaz Ahmad, posted at the Rainawari police station, decamped with the rifle of constable Showkat Ahmed who is posted at the same police station. “Riyaz was missing since today (Saturday) morning. It […]

Rehabilitate fire incident victims, Mirwaiz asks admin

Rehabilitate fire incident victims, Mirwaiz asks admin

SRINAGAR: Chairman Hurriyat Conference (M), Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, on Friday asked the state administration to immediately rehabilitate the families whose houses were gutted in a fire on Thursday. “The state administration must take immediate steps to provide relief material to the victims of the fire incident and rehabilitate them at the earliest,” Mirwaiz said, adding […]

Kashmir Solidarity Day: Good but not enough, Azadi camp tells Pakistan

Kashmir Solidarity Day: Good but not enough, Azadi camp tells Pakistan

SRINAGAR: Pro-freedom leadership on Friday thanked the entire Pakistani leadership for observing the February 5 as ‘Kashmir Solidarity Day’ while urging the Government of Pakistan to “do more than it” vis-à-vis highlighting the Kashmir issue. Hurriyat Conference (G), while thanking Pakistan and its people, said Kashmir issue is an “unfinished agenda of making of Pakistan”. […]

Govt asks all depts to share details of transfers, retirements with Estates

Govt asks all depts to share details of transfers, retirements with Estates

SRINAGAR: The state government on Friday directed all departments to share information regarding transfer or retirements of all employees with the Estates department. “The Estates department provides the residential/Hotel allotments to officers/officials posted in move as well as in non-move offices which are stationed in Srinagar or Jammu cities,” reads a circular issued by the […]