Divisional admin Kashmir issues weather advisory

Divisional admin Kashmir issues weather advisory

Srinagar: Divisional Administration Kashmir Wednesday issued a weather advisory according to which Western Disturbance is likely to affect Jammu and Kashmir from January 22 to January 26, 2017. “A fresh weather system (Western Disturbance) over J&K is likely to affect the State from 22 January afternoon to 26 January. Under the influence of this system […]

Div Com reviews power scenario in Kashmir

Div Com reviews power scenario in Kashmir

Srinagar: Divisional Commissioner, Kashmir, Baseer Ahmed Khan, Wednesday convened a meeting to take stock of the functioning and activities of the Power Development Department (PDD). The meeting was attended by Chief Engineer, PDD, Shehnaz Goni, Superintendent Engineers, Xens and other concerned. While receiving the first hand appraisal of the power supply in the Kashmir division, […]

Srinagar court issues bail to Masarat Alam

Srinagar court issues bail to Masarat Alam

Srinagar: The Court of City Magistrate, Srinagar Wednesday issued bail in favour of incarcerated Hurriyat Conference (G) leader and Muslim League chairman, Masarat Alam Bhat in a case FIR No 59/2010. Masarat is undergoing detention since 2010 after he spearheaded the uprising by issuing protest calendars. He is languishing in district jail Baramulla since the […]

CRPF to withdraw 102 companies from Kashmir

CRPF to withdraw 102 companies from Kashmir

Srinagar: The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) has reportedly decided to de-induct 102 companies from the restive Kashmir valley. As per reports, 45 companies of CRPF have already been withdrawn and another 10 companies are leaving in a couple of days, depending on the status of the Srinagar-Jammu highway. A company of CRPF comprises 135 […]

Army is not holy cow: Rana

Army is not holy cow: Rana

Jammu: Davinder Rana of opposition National Conference (NC) Wednesday said in the state Legislative assembly that “army is not holly cow”. He strongly demanded action against army personnel who are involved in internal civilian matters. Rana was referring to Nagrota incident in which civilian got injured in army firing. Please follow and like us:0

Srinagar-Jammu highway remains closed

Srinagar-Jammu highway remains closed

Srinagar: The Srinagar-Jammu Highway is closed for the third consecutive day Wednesday, traffic police sources said. The trucks and passenger vehicles stranded along Banihal-Udhampur stretch are yet to be moved towards their destinations, they said. Sources said that work was underway to clear snow from the highway in Patnitop area where heavy snowfall was recorded. […]

Snowfall in Kashmir puts life out of gear

Snowfall in Kashmir puts life out of gear

Srinagar: The latest spell of snowfall in Kashmir has badly affected the normal activities across the Valley, reports said on Wednesday. The Meteorological Department has forecast light rain and snowfall at most places in Kashmir Valley and several other areas across the state till today evening. The residents are facing difficulties on account of shortage […]

KU suspends class-work till January 29; exams scheduled on Jan 18, 19 postponed

KU suspends class-work till January 29; exams scheduled on Jan 18, 19 postponed

Srinagar: The Class Work in all Teaching Departments of the Kashmir University/Campuses shall remain suspended from 18 Jan to 29 Jan. “However, all Departmental/Campus offices shall function normally,” read an order issued by Dean, Academic Affairs. Meanwhile, all Kashmir University examinations scheduled to be held on 18th January 2017 (Wednesday) and 19th January 2017 (Thursday) […]

No PRC issued to any WPR: Govt

No PRC issued to any WPR: Govt

Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir Government has not issued permanent resident certificate to any West Pakistan refugees (WPRs) and no WPR won’t get this certificate in future as well. Announcing this, Minister for Revenue, Relief and Rehabilitation Syed Basharat Bukhari Tuesday told the agitating National Conference MLA and former Minister, Ali Mohammad Sagar in the legislative […]

Forgetting Gaw Kadal Massacre in protest calendar ‘sinister plot’: Hilal War

Forgetting Gaw Kadal Massacre in protest calendar ‘sinister plot’: Hilal War

Srinagar: Stating that forgetting Gaw Kadal Massacre in the recently issued protest calendar is ‘a sinister plot’, the senior Hurriyat (M) leader and People’s Political Party chief, Hilal War, on Tuesday asked the resistance leadership to seek apology from people. “If the joint resistance leadership including Hurriyat (G) chairman, Syed Ali Geelani, Hurriyat (M) chairman, […]

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