Masoodi urges GoI to wait for SC verdict

Masoodi urges GoI to wait for SC verdict

New Delhi: National Conference Member of Parliament from Anantnag Justice (retd) Hasnain Masoodi on Wednesday said the Jammu and Kashmir official Languages Bill, 2020 is against the constitutional propriety because the law is a consequence of the J&K State Reorganization Bill which is under the judicial scrutiny of Supreme Court “Jammu and Kashmir at the […]

Police in Srinagar act against use of pressure horns

Police in Srinagar act against use of pressure horns

September: Police in Srinagar on the directions of SSP Srinagar launched a special drive against the tippers, trucks using pressure horns in the city particularly during night hours. Police in Srinagar have received a lot of complaints from general public that pressure horns are being used by heavy vehicles thereby causing public nuisance & deafening […]

Steps underway for capacity building of teachers: Advisor Sharma

SRINAGAR: Advisor to Lieutenant Governor, KK Sharma, today said that requisite steps are underway for capacity building of teachers through various schemes and programs so that the quality of imparting education in tune with the modern methods and techniques is done making the learning process holistic and innovative for students. The Advisor was speaking at […]

Govt committed to provide best healthcare facilities, says Advisor Bhatnagar

JAMMU: Advisor to Lieutenant Governor Rajeev Rai Bhatnagar today paid an emergency visit to Govt. Medical College (GMC) here and took stock of medical facilities available there in view of ongoing pandemic COVID-19 besides inspected COVID wards and other infrastructure. The Advisor was accompanied by Financial Commissioner, Health & Medical Education, Atal Dullo, Principal, GMC […]

Recruitment to PM package posts accelerated

Both Kashmiri migrants and non-migrant Kashmiri Pandits eligible SRINAGAR: The Administrative Council (AC) which met under the chairmanship of Lieutenant Governor, Manoj Sinha, Wednesday approved the re-allocation of 1997 number of unfilled supernumerary posts for recruitment of registered Kashmiri migrants and non migrant Kashmiri Pandits, who are willing to serve and settle down in Kashmir […]

Approval given for establishment of prestressed cement products manufacturing, other units worth Rs 87.54 Cr

SRINAGAR: The Divisional Level Single Window Clearance Committee, in a meeting held under the chairmanship of Director Industries and Commerce Kashmir, Mahmood Ahmed Shah, gave nod to establishment of new business units in Kashmir division worth Rs. 87.54 crore. The Committee approved establishment of first of its kind business unit in the region, for manufacturing […]

Director AHDK inaugurates Cold Storage Facility at PM Division

SRINAGAR: Director Animal Husbandry Department Kashmir (AHDK), Purnima Mittal today inaugurated a Cold Storage facility (Walk-in Freezer) at Poultry Marketing Division (PMD) of Directorate of Animal Husbandry here. The facility has been set up under Rashtriya Krishi Vikas Yojna, a Centrally Sponsored Scheme of Government of India and will serve as an asset in augmenting […]

Real Baghat FC register easy win

SPECTRUM FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT SRINAGAR: Real Baghat FC secure 2-1 win over Tengi Pora FC in their league match of ongoing Spectrum Football tournament played at Iqbal ground (Tanch Bagh) Pampore on Wednesday. Shahid Mushtaq was rightfully adjudged Man of the Match playing a noticeable game in the midfield for the winning team. He was awarded […]

China doubles air bases, air defence positions and heliports near LAC: Report

China doubles air bases, air defence positions and heliports near LAC: Report

NEW DELHI: China has started construction of at least 13 entirely new military positions including three air bases, five permanent air defence positions and five heliports near the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in the aftermath of the Doklam standoff in 2017, according to a report by global security consultancy Stratfor. The report also said […]

Normalcy can’t return if Article 370 not restored: Farooq in Parliament

Normalcy can’t return if Article 370 not restored: Farooq in Parliament

New Delhi: National Conference President and Member of Parliament Dr Farooq Abdullah on Tuesday sought the restoration of J&K’s special constitutional position which was unconstitutionally, undemocratically and illegally abrogated in August last year. “Today while I am speaking here, there is a fierce gun battle going on in Kashmir. Unfortunately such violent encounters have become […]