BRO surges against harshest winter to open road to Gurez

BRO surges against harshest winter to open road to Gurez

RAZDAN TOP: Snowfall in the mountains’ lower reaches is always a joyous experience. It brings a sense of calm, and the world seems to come to a standstill. But there are men out there with little to protect them against the chill who daily brave nature in all its might. They fall only to get […]

ACB books former tehsildar for facilitating gift deeds

ACB books former tehsildar for facilitating gift deeds

Srinagar: The Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) Kashmir has booked a former tehsildar for facilitating Hibba Zabani (oral gift deeds) on land sales to avoid stamp duties during his tenure in 2011-12. An FIR has been registered by ACB against Mohammad Bashir Rather (former tehsildar north Srinagar) and others under sections 5(1) (d) r/w 5(2) J&K P.C […]

Govt orders transfers, postings in administration

Govt orders transfers, postings in administration

Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir government on Thursday ordered transfers and postings in the administration. According to a government order No 89-GAD of 2019, issued by the General Administration Department (GAD, Kusum Badyal, KAS, Special Secretary to the Government, Higher Education Department, is transferred and posted as Additional Registrar, Cooperative, Jammu. Tanveer Iqbal Malik, KAS, […]

Make online public services more effective, user friendly: Advisor Sharma

Make online public services more effective, user friendly: Advisor Sharma

JAMMU: Advisor to Governor Kewal Kumar Sharma on Thursday called for making the online public services more effective by adding latest technological tools for the ease of users. The advisor was speaking at a meeting of the senior functionaries of Housing and Urban Development Department (H&UDD), National Informatics Centre (NIC) and Information Technology department, convened […]

At Pampore, Chief Engineer PHE reviews water supply schemes in Pulwama, Shopian

At Pampore, Chief Engineer PHE reviews water supply schemes in Pulwama, Shopian

PAMPORE: Chief Engineer Public Health Engineering (PHE) Kashmir Enginer Abdul Wahid on Thursday chaired a high level meeting in Pampore to review 40 water supply schemes worth 45 crore which are languishing under NABARD, NRDWP and LIC programmes in Pulwama and Shopian districts. The chief engineer directed the officers to complete the schemes till September-October […]

Stolen cow recovered by police in Pattan

Stolen cow recovered by police in Pattan

Baramulla: Police on Thursday claimed to have arrested a group of thieves who stole a cow from a farmer in Pattan area of this north Kashmir district. Police in a statement said, “On Thursday, police post Mirgund received a written complaint from one Mohammad Hanief Sheikh of Hartrath Singpora stating therein that during the intervening […]

‘Beg to differ’: Omar slams Northern Command chief for ‘great year’ remark

‘Beg to differ’: Omar slams Northern Command chief for ‘great year’ remark

NEW DELHI: National Conference (NC) vice-president Omar Abdullah on Thursday lashed out at the Northern Command Chief Lt General Ranbir Singh, on his “great year for security forces” remark. Taking to Twitter, Abdullah wrote, the compulsion of killing militants/terrorists shouldn’t be treated as a cause for celebration. “I beg to differ, a great year would […]

Weekly Public Hearing: Advisor Kumar listen to people’s issues at Jammu

JAMMU: As part of the weekly public hearing programme, several delegations and individuals met Advisor K Vijay Kumar to apprise him about their issues, grievances and sought his intervention in redressal of the same. Over 19 delegations and 31 individuals from across different parts of the state met the advisor. They projected the problems regarding […]

Man held with 7 kg poppy in Poonch

Jammu: A man, suspected to be a drug peddler, was arrested and seven kilograms of poppy was seized from his possession in Poonch district on Thursday, police said. Acting on a tip-off, a police team intercepted the man, identified as Mansoor of south Kashmir, and seized the poppy from him, they said. A case has […]

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