Salary from this month according to 7th Pay Commission

Salary from this month according to 7th Pay Commission

Jammu: In a major decision, the state cabinet that met here on Tuesday under the chairpersonship of Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti approved implementation of 7th Pay Commission recommendations for state government employees and pensioners with effect from January 2016. The decision would benefit around five lakh employees and pensioners in the state. The financial implications […]

40 hours work a week, salary through Aadhaar

40 hours work a week, salary through Aadhaar

Jammu: Finance Minister Altaf Bukhari on Tuesday briefed the media on the cabinet’s nod to recommendations of the 7th Pay Commission and the administrative reforms that the cabinet has approved. Bukhari informed that government employees will now have to work a minimum of 40 hours a week and their salary will be drawn through their […]

Transfers in admin

Transfers in admin

Sarmad is Special Secretary Info Dept, Shah Faesal posted Additional Secy Tourism Srinagar: The Cabinet that met in Jammu on Tuesday under the chairmanship of Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti ordered following transfers and postings in administration. As per cabinet decision under number 100/05/2018 Dated 24-04-2018 and Government Order No.686-GAD of 2018, Hilal Ahmad Parray, IAS […]

Police release detained students, hold counselling sessions

Police release detained students, hold counselling sessions

Junaid Rather Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir Police on Tuesday said that all the students detained during clashes in recent days have been released and handed over to their parents. “Parents were separately requested to look into the situation at the family level and advise their children not to indulge in violence and to concentrate […]

Tuition centres resume work, ‘encounter no issue’

Tuition centres resume work, ‘encounter no issue’

SRINAGAR: The state government’s verbal order to shut down private coaching and tuition centres for school students was openly defied on Tuesday, and the government did not take action against any of the centres. President of the Private Coaching Centre Association (PCCA), Junaid Yousif, told Kashmir Reader that tuition centres resumed work as usual on […]

Coaching centres to defy govt ‘dictate’

Coaching centres to defy govt ‘dictate’

SRINAGAR: The Private Coaching Centre Association (PCCA) on Monday said tuition and coaching centres for school students will resume work from Tuesday, in defiance of the government order to shut them down for 90 days. Talking to reporters, PCCA President Junaid Yousif said that all tuition and coaching centres will function because the government has […]

Bukhari draws flak from all quarters

Bukhari draws flak from all quarters

Junaid Rather Srinagar: Opposition parties and pro-freedom leaders both came down heavily on Education Minister Altaf Bukhari for ordering the closure of all tuition centres for school students for 90 days. Terming the order as “revengeful”, they said the government was trying to make “scapegoats” out of coaching centres. Hurriyat (G) chairman Syed Ali Geelani […]