Inculcating spiritual values need of the hour: Hami

Inculcating spiritual values need of the hour: Hami

SRINAGAR: To ensure peace and to get rid from anti-Islamic powers, we have to inculcate spiritual values, said Karwaan-e-Islami chief Moulana Ghulam Rasool Hami. Addressing a public gathering at Budgam, MoulanaHhami said the way anti-Islamic powers are maligning the image of Islam is completely “inhuman”. “Islam is the religion of peace and saving people from […]

JKLF grieved over demise of Yousuf Zargar, pays tributes

SRINAGAR: Chairman Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) Muhammad Yasin Malik has expressed heartfelt grief over the demise of Muhammad Yousuf Zargar who breathed his last in Muzafarabad on Friday. Muhammad Yousuf Zargar was a close associate of JKLF founding leader Muhammad Maqbool Butt, a party spokesperson said in a statement. Terming Zargar’s demise as a […]

Madarsas should also impart modern education: MP CM

Madarsas should also impart modern education: MP CM

BHOPAL: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has urged the madarsas to impart modern education to students along with religious training. Chouhan, while addressing the 20th foundation day of Madhya Pradesh Madarsa Board here on Friday, also announced to raise the annual infrastructure development fund of each madarsa in the state from Rs 25,000 […]

Woman BJP leader booked for slapping girl in UP

Woman BJP leader booked for slapping girl in UP

ALIGARH: An FIR has been registered against a local woman BJP leader at the Gandhi Park police station here for slapping a girl who was sitting with a Muslim youth in a tea shop here, police said on Saturday. The FIR was registered Friday night under sections 323 (voluntarily causing hurt) and 504 (insult intended […]

Sr journalist, mother found dead in Mohali home

Sr journalist, mother found dead in Mohali home

MOHALI: Senior journalist K J Singh and his 92-year-old mother were found dead at their residence here, the police said on Saturday. Singh’s throat had been slit while his mother Gurcharan Kaur was suspected to have been strangled at their Phase 3B2 home, said an official spokesman of the Chief Minister’s Office. Mohali DSP Alam […]

Fires rage in Rakhine as Myanmar army blames Rohingyas for mosque blast

Fires rage in Rakhine as Myanmar army blames Rohingyas for mosque blast

Sittwe: Myanmar’s army chief on Saturday blamed Rohinyga militants for an explosion outside a mosque in Rakhine state, as a rights group accused the military of starting fires in the region to prevent refugees from returning. The unrest comes days after Myanmar’s civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi declared troops had ceased “clearance operations” in […]

Pak Navy successfully fires anti-ship missile from helicopter

Pak Navy successfully fires anti-ship missile from helicopter

KARACHI: The Pakistan Navy on Saturday successfully test-fired an anti-ship missile from a helicopter in the northern Arabian Sea, a navy spokesperson said.The anti-ship missile fired from the Sea King helicopter into the open sea successfully hit its target, Dawn newspaper quoted the spokesperson as saying. Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Muhammad Zakaullah witnessed […]

State level meeting on evaluation, impact assessment of mass media support to agri extension held

State level meeting on evaluation, impact assessment of mass media support to agri extension held

JAMMU: A state-level meeting on evaluation and impact assessment of mass media support to agricultural extension under Sub Mission on Agricultural Extension (SMAE) was held here on Saturday. The meeting was chaired by Director Agriculture Jammu who is also the State Nodal Officer ATMA (Agricultural Technology Management Agency), H K Razdan and attended by Director […]

Horticulture Policy: Secy horticulture chairs interactive meet of expert committee, stakeholders

Horticulture Policy: Secy horticulture chairs interactive meet of expert committee, stakeholders

SRINAGAR: An interactive meeting of expert committee members constituted for drafting/formulation of Horticulture Policy for Jammu and Kashmir State and stakeholders including fruit growers, nursery owners, processers, traders, controlled atmosphere (CA) store owners was held under the chairmanship of Secretary Horticulture, Manzoor Ahmad Lone, here on Saturday. The interaction session was also attended by the […]