SFC demands regularisation of their services

SFC demands regularisation of their services

ITIFAQ LONE SRINAGAR: The employees of the Jammu and Kashmir forest corporation staged a protest demonstration here on Monday demanding release of their wages and regularization. The employees under the banner of Jammu and Kashmir Forest Corporation Employees Union (JKFCEU) assembled at Pratap Park here and staged anti-government demonstration. The protesters later marched towards press […]

NC asks Governor to ensure safety of students studying outside JK

NC asks Governor to ensure safety of students studying outside JK

SRINAGAR: Jammu and Kashmir National Conference on Monday expressed concern over the harassment of innocent Kashmir students studying in Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) and other educational institutions in Punjab and other states. In a statement issued here, NC general secretary Ali Muhammad Sagar sought strict action against those found involved in intimidating innocent students hailing […]

Manan Wani was ‘victim of relentless violence’ in Valley: Mehbooba

Manan Wani was ‘victim of relentless violence’ in Valley: Mehbooba

SRINAGAR: Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti on Monday described Hizbul Mujahideen militant Manan Bashir Wani, who was killed in a gun-battle with government forces, as a “victim of relentless violence in Kashmir”. The PDP president said this while demanding withdrawal of cases against three Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) students from the Valley […]

Suspending Kashmiri students at AMU amounts to persecution: Malik

Suspending Kashmiri students at AMU amounts to persecution: Malik

SRINAGAR: Chairman Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) Muhammad Yasin Malik on Monday said harassment and suspension of Kashmir students at Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) amounts to persecution of Kashmiris in the name of “so-called” Indian national interest. In a statement, Malik said, “Throwing students out of educational institution and thus depriving them (of) education is […]

Hurriyat (G) concerned over disturbing situation in JK

SRINAGAR: Syed Ali Geelani-led Hurriyat Conference on Monday expressed grave concern over the disturbing situation prevailing in the State saying government forces have waged a war against the civil population to suppress their “legitimate and democratic voice” for the right to self-determination. In a statement, the amalgam’s general secretary G N Sumji condemned the arrest […]

‘Governor’s remarks on autonomy unfortunate’

‘Governor’s remarks on autonomy unfortunate’

SRINAGAR: Jammu and Kashmir National Conference on Monday termed Governor Satya Pal Malik’s remarks rejecting autonomy as unfortunate and sneering. Addressing a gathering of party functionaries here, NC Additional general secretary Sheikh Mustafa Kamal said, “Governor’s remarks over autonomy shows arrogance of power, are unacceptable and can become big obstacle in achieving peace.” Kamal said […]

An atmosphere of fear created in valley: Hurriyat (M)

Condemns arrest of Masroor Ansari SRINAGAR: Mirwaiz Umar Farooq-led Hurriyat Conference on Monday strongly condemned the “forces’ highhandedness across south and north Kashmir under the garb of search operations and later creating an atmosphere of fear by arresting youth, thrashing inmates and making people stand outside their homes for hours together”. Terming it as “ultimate […]

Kashmiris targeted in and outside state: JKDFP

SRINAGAR: Strongly condemning the harassment of Kashmiri students at Aligarh Muslim University (AMU), the Jammu Kashmir Democratic Freedom Party (JKDFP) on Monday said Kashmiri youth are being targeted on every front in and outside the state. Registering sedition charges against Kashmiri students at AMU and issuing show cause notices clearly exhibits the “Indian imperialistic approach” […]

Advisor Vyas inaugurates SHRC sub-office at Rajouri

RAJOURI: Advisor to Governor B B Vyas Monday inaugurated the sub-office of Jammu and Kashmir State Human Rights Commission (JKSHRC) at Tandwal, Rajouri, Justice (Retd), Bilal Nazki, Chairperson, SHRC and Members Jang Bahadur and Brij Mohan Sharma, Secretary, Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs, Abdul Majid Bhat, Dy Commissioner, Rajouri, Mohammad Aijaz Asad, DIG Rajouri-Poonch Range, […]

337 JKP personnel promoted

SRINAGAR: Continuing with the efforts to provide progression opportunities to the police personnel and remove stagnation, promotion orders of 337 J&K police personnel in different cadres and ranks have been issued by police headquarters. The promoted personnel include 32 Inspectors, 295 Sub. Inspectors, three ASIs and seven Head Constables. 20 SIs(M),12 SIs(S), 9 ASIs(Tel), three […]