PDP’s ‘Goli Nahi Boli’ turns hoax: Geelani

PDP’s ‘Goli Nahi Boli’ turns hoax: Geelani

SRINAGAR: Expressing strong reaction and concern over the fresh crackdown on youth and nocturnal raids by police across valley especially in Karimabad Pulwama, Tral, Hajin, Handwara, and subjecting the detained youth to “third degree torture in police stations”, Chairman Hurriyat Conference Syed Ali Geelani on Sunday termed the “rhetoric” of “Goli Nahi Boli” as “hoax”. […]

EJAC to apprise CM of plight of 6 terminated employees

SRINAGAR: A high level meeting of Employees Joint Action Committee (EJAC) was held in Jammu on Sunday which was presided over by its president and senior JCC leader Abdul Qayoom Wani. An official statement said the meeting discussed threadbare the issue of nine terminated employees during 2016 unrest and every leader showed his serious concern […]

Court stays selection list of medical officers

Court stays selection list of medical officers

SRINAGAR: The J&K High Court has stayed the selection list of 371 medical officers on a petition filed by a candidate terming the selection as “unfair and illegal”. The court also directed J&K Public Service Commission to file response to the petition within four weeks. Advocate Bashir Ahmed Bashir, the petitioner’s counsel told the court […]

Hurriyat (M) denounces frequent curbs in downtown Srinagar

SRINAGAR: Expressing serious concern over the frequent imposition of curfew and restrictions in downtown Srinagar and caging entire population of the area without any proper justification, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq-led Hurriyat Conference on Saturday said the move amounts to violation of basic democratic principles. A spokesperson of the amalgam in a statement said just after a […]

Malik pays tribute to Ashaie, says he stood for the cause of justice

Srinagar: Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chairman Mohammad Yasin Malik on Saturdaypaid rich tribute of Dr Farooq Ashaie, saying that he was the great son of the soil who sacrificed his life for the cause of freedom and became an immortal page in our history. This was stated by the ailing chairman in a statement […]

CM lays foundation of 250-bed hospital at SKIMS medical college

SRINAGAR: Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti laid the foundation of college block and 250 bedded hospital block of SKIMS Medical College, Bemina here on Saturday. To be built at a cost of Rs. 172. 25 crore, the complex would have all the facilities of modern day health care for the convenience of people. On the occasion, […]

Expedite Sgr dev projects on priority: Asiea

SRINAGAR: Minister of State for Housing and Urban Development, Asiea NaqashSaturday directed Srinagar Municipal Corporation (SMC) to expedite the work on ongoing developmental projects in the city on priority basis so that the inhabitants are provided with every facility of the modern-day life. The Minister made these remarks during a meeting she chaired to review […]