Domicile law for J&K coming ‘very soon’: Jitendra Singh

Jammu: In a bid to address the concerns of the local populace after the revoking of Jammu and Kashmir’s special status last year, Union minister Jitendra Singh on Saturday assured the people that the domicile law is coming “very soon” which would be followed by the Land Act. He also announced that more than the […]

Maintain real-time coordination: Bhatnagar to forces

Srinagar: Advisor to Lt Governor Rajiv Rai Bhatnagar on Thursday asked the security agencies to maintain coordination between them for better results. Chairing a security review alongside Director General of Police Dilbag Singh in south Kashmir’s Anantnag, he reiterated the vital importance of maintaining a close watch on the “inimical elements”. Bhatnagar hailed the police […]

Complete pending works in double shifts: Div Com to executing agencies

SRINAGAR: The Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Baseer Ahmad Khan on Thursday issued strict directions to the engineers of Jammu & Kashmir Projects Construction Corporation (JKPCC) and Jammu & Kashmir Housing Board (JKHB) to complete the pending works on languishing projects within the given time frame by working in double shift. The Divisional Commissioner Kashmir issued the […]

J&K’s security our top priority: DGP CRPF

J&K’s security our top priority: DGP CRPF

Srinagar: The CRPF on Wednesday said Jammu and Kashmir was its top priority and stressed on the need for effective synergy among security forces and intelligence agencies to maintain peace in the region. “Jammu and Kashmir is considered the crown of India and its security is our utmost priority,” DG CRPF A P Maheshwari said, […]

Delhi journalists condemn denial of internet, stifling of media in Kashmir

Srinagar: The Delhi Union of Journalists on Wednesday expressed deep concern at the prolonged denial of high-speed Internet to journalists in Kashmir. The union also condemned the recent harassment of Kamran Yousuf, a journalist working for Newsclick, who was picked up by police from his home on the night of Jan 16 and questioned about […]

Ensure private schools follow fee structure norms: Kumar to edu dept

Srinagar: Commissioner Secretary, School Education, Hirdesh Kumar on Wednesday directed officials of the School Education department to ensure that private school authorities strictly follow fee structure norms laid down by the government. Speaking to officials after holding a day-long pubic grievance camp at Banquet Hall, Srinagar, the Commissioner Secretary said that all private schools functioning […]

OGW arrested in Kulgam: Police

OGW arrested in Kulgam: Police

Srinagar: An overground worker of Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) was arrested by the police in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kulgam district, officials said on Wednesday. “Police in Kulgam arrested a terrorist associate of proscribed outfit LeT. He has been identified as Zubair Ahmed Ganai,” a police spokesperson said. As per police records, Ganai has been assisting active LeT […]