Burhan is a hero: Anuradha Bhasin

Burhan is a hero: Anuradha Bhasin

The Kashmir Times editor bats for non-violence, though says that armed struggle was not born in vacuum; terms deepened desperation as catalyst behind young boys and girls fighting government forces

Complete registration of untrained teachers by Sept 15: Official

Complete registration of untrained teachers by Sept 15: Official

SRINAGAR: Secretary School Education, Farooq Ahmad Shah Saturday directed officials to complete the registration process of untrained teachers by 15 September 2017. Farooq Shah said this while chairing a meeting to discuss the training of untrained teachers in BEd/ Diploma in Elementary Education in both Government as well as in private schools. During the meeting, […]

116 PaK nationals in Poonch to return via Uri

116 PaK nationals in Poonch to return via Uri

POONCH: District administration Poonch has directed 116 PaK Nationals, overstaying in Jammu and Kashmir, to report on Aug 20 at sports stadium (Poonch) for their onward journey to their destinations on Aug 21 via Kaman Bridge crossing point in Uri. As per the directions, those 116 PaK nationals, who earlier visited J&K via Chakkan-da-Bagh, Rawlakote […]

Zahid Ali’s bail application rejected

Zahid Ali’s bail application rejected

Srinagar: District and Session Judge Kulgam on Saturday rejected the bail application of Jama’at-e-Islami chief spokesperson, Advocate Zahid Ali, and Jamaat’s Kulgam Amir, Farooq Ahmad Sheikh. Jamaat has expressed its dismay over the decision. A statement issued by the organisation here said that the bail was rejected “despite the fact that they have been under […]

On Kargil visit, Mehbooba releases Rs 10 cr for Hill Council

On Kargil visit, Mehbooba releases Rs 10 cr for Hill Council

KARGIL: Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti today reached here on the first leg of her three day visit to Ladakh region. On her arrival, Mehbooba was accorded a rousing reception at the airport. She was received by Chairman, Legislative Council, Haji Anayat Ali; MLA, Asghar Karbalai; CEC, LAHDC, Kargil, Kachoo Ahmad Ali; Deputy Commissioner; SSP; members […]

NC for educating people about Art 35 A, Art 370

NC for educating people about Art 35 A, Art 370

SRINAGAR: National Conference Provincial President Nasir Aslam Wani on Saturday impressed upon Youth National Conference to educate people at grassroots about State’s special status particularly the Article 370 and 35 A. Speaking at a meeting convened at party headquarters Nawa e Subha Srinagar, Nasir said involving youth in decision making process has been the cornerstone […]

Police, Excise destroy cannabis in Sumbal

SUMBAL: Police and Excise department on Saturday launched a massive drive to eradicate the cannabis cultivation in jurisdiction of police sub division Sumbal. A police team headed by Mehboob Banday SHO Sumbal and officials from Excise department destroyed large tracts of cannabis cultivation at Shilvat and Sumbal areas. Banday said that local residents also participated […]

J&K Bank condoles demise of former chairman

SRINAGAR: J&K Bank has deeply condoled the demise of its former chairman Mohammad Syed Qureshi who passed away on Saturday in Srinagar. Chairman & CEO, Parvez Ahmed, and the board of directors of the bank expressed heartfelt condolences with bereaved family. “I am highly saddened to know about the demise of M.S Qureshi former Chairman […]