Winter vacation for Polytechnic Colleges from Jan 17

Winter vacation for Polytechnic Colleges from Jan 17

Jammu: The Government Monday ordered winter vacation for all the government and private polytechnic colleges of state to be observed w.e.f 17.1.2017 to 27.1.2017. However, the office, library, training & placement cell and CDTP cell shall function as usual, a statement said. Please follow and like us:0

Joint resistance leaders hold protest outside Jamia Masjid

Joint resistance leaders hold protest outside Jamia Masjid

Srinagar: As per the joint programme of the joint resistance leadership Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik, leaders and workers of various resistance groups staged a peaceful protest demonstration outside the historic Jamia Masjid Srinagar against the “anti-Kashmir” policies being perpetuated at the government level, attacks on Muslims in Kathua by […]

Cervical Spine surgery done at JLNM hospital

Cervical Spine surgery done at JLNM hospital

Srinagar: Directorate of Health Services, Kashmir (DHSK) achieved yet another feat when the Neuro-Surgical Unit of JLNM Hospital Rainawari headed by Dr Basharat Kanth successfully performed an advanced cervical spine disc surgery, a statement said on Monday. “This is for the first time that such surgery has been done outside a tertiary care hospital in […]

KPPA condemns ‘targeting’ of photojournalist

KPPA condemns ‘targeting’ of photojournalist

Srinagar: Kashmir Press Photographers Association Monday strongly condemned the “targeting” of photojournalist Bilal Bahadur by police. Bilal was injured after policemen directly fired tear gas shell towards him while he was covering funeral procession of slain militants in Bijbehara, KPPA said in a statement. KPPA demanded that police should take action against the cops who […]

Need to identify black sheep: UJC

Need to identify black sheep: UJC

Srinagar: United Jihad Council (UJC) on Monday paid tributes to the three slain militants, who were killed in an encounter between forces and militants in Awoora area of Pahalgam. In an e-mailed statement, the UJC spokesman, Saleem Hashmi quoting the outfit chief, Syed Salah-ud-din, as saying, “The sacrifices of three slain militants identified as Adil […]

FIR won’t be allowed against NC MLC: Chairman LC

FIR won’t be allowed against NC MLC: Chairman LC

Jammu: Chairman Legislative Council Haji Inayat Ali Monday assured the members of the legislative council that FIR won’t be lodged against sitting MLC Shawkat Hussain Ganaie on the directions of a Jammu court over his remarks on Burhan Wani, the slain Hizb Commander. Announcing the decision to pacify the NC MLCs, the chairman said FIR […]

India can’t alter Kashmir’s geographical, historical attachment with Pakistan: Mehbooba

India can’t alter Kashmir’s geographical, historical attachment with Pakistan: Mehbooba

Jammu: Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti Monday said that India can’t alter Kashmir’s geographical and historical attachment with Pakistan and will have to resume the dialogue process from where former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee has left but she simultaneously blamed resistance leadership for allowing an opportunity of dialogue to go waste when it shut doors […]

26 killed, 158 injured in Pak shelling during last 2 years: Govt

26 killed, 158 injured in Pak shelling during last 2 years: Govt

Jammu: As many as 26 people were killed and 158 injured in Pakistani shelling along Indo-Pak border in Jammu and Kashmir during past two years, the Assembly was told Monday. 216 structures were also damaged in the cross-border shelling during the period, Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti said in a written reply to a question of […]

Photojournalist Bilal Bhadur injured by teargas shell in Bijbehara

Photojournalist Bilal Bhadur injured by teargas shell in Bijbehara

Srinagar: Photojournalist, Bilal Bhadur was Monday injured in Bijbehara after hit by a tear smoke shell fired by the government forces during clashes between protesters and forces. Affiliated with Weekly Kashmir Life, Bilal was in the south Kashmir town to perform his professional duties. Clashes hit south Kashmir parts after three Hizb militants were killed […]

Father arrested for allegedly killing his daughter in Ganderbal

Father arrested for allegedly killing his daughter in Ganderbal

Srinagar: Police on Monday arrested a man in Ganderbal district accusing him of killing her ten month old daughter, sources said. Javed Ahmad Wani, resident of Bamloora village was arrested after he allegedly threw and killed Alima Jam during a heated argument with his wife. Police sources said that they have started investigation into the […]