‘Empowering youth will secure their future’

‘Empowering youth will secure their future’

JAMMU: Minister of State in Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) Dr Jitendra Singh while inaugurating the 9th Tribal Youth Exchange Programme being organised by Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan (NYKS) Jammu and Kashmir under the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports and sponsored by the Ministry of Home Affairs, here on Sunday said such youth exchange programmes […]

J&K boys in IPL: Umar Nazir listed among ‘Players to Watch’ during IPL auction

J&K boys in IPL: Umar Nazir listed among ‘Players to Watch’ during IPL auction

JAMMU: Jammu and Kashmir cricketer, Umar Nazir, has been listed among the ‘Players to Watch’ during the auction for 10th edition of the Indian Premiere League (IPL) 2017 season. The auction of the players for the highly lucrative and popular India Twenty-20 domestic cricket competition is going to take place in Bangalore on Monday. Umar […]

Pakistan lists Hafiz Saeed under anti-terror law

Pakistan lists Hafiz Saeed under anti-terror law

Islamabad: Hafiz Saeed has been listed under Pakistan’s anti-terrorism act by the provincial Punjab government. Dawn News reported that the Punjab government has included names of Saeed and one of his close aides, Qazi Kashif, in the fourth schedule of the Anti-terrorism Act (ATA). Three other men were also added to the list –- Abdullah […]

Recent Kashmir flare-up threatened regional peace: Lodhi

Recent Kashmir flare-up threatened regional peace: Lodhi

New York: Pakistan’s envoy to the UN has said that the denial of the right to self-determination to the Kashmiris led to the recent flare-up which threatened regional peace and security. “Denial of the right of self-determination to the people of Kashmir through an independent plebiscite, promised to them by various Security Council resolutions was […]

Start dialogue on Kashmir immediately: Yashwant Sinha

Start dialogue on Kashmir immediately: Yashwant Sinha

New Delhi: The Concerned Citizens Group, which had met public delegations and resistance leadership in the aftermath of last year’s uprising, asked New Delhi on Saturday to begin a dialogue in Jammu and Kashmir by involving all the stakeholders. “We are deeply concerned at the deteriorating situation in the Kashmir Valley. The loss of lives […]

Anti-militancy search op called off after people disrupt it

Anti-militancy search op called off after people disrupt it

Pulwama: Days after army chief Bipin Rawat warned people of a “harsh action” if they help militants escape during gunfights or disrupt counterinsurgency operations, scores of youths pelted government forces with stones during a search operation in Wurwan village of Pulwama district. Army and police had launched a search operation following inputs about the presence […]

Tendering System: The Worst Method of Purchase?

Tendering System: The Worst Method of Purchase?

By Dr. Mir Nazima Rasool Moludi I am a novice but I have just begun to look at ways things work. Economics and finance, have been, and still are, beyond my comprehension. Therefore, I proffer my apologies well in advance, before my misunderstandings, errors and omissions are noted. All offices, government non-government , big and […]

Scattered Souls: A Review

Scattered Souls: A Review

The book depicts the different facets of the tragedy that have befallen Kashmiris during the course of the conflict