MDM condemns arrest of its volunteers

SRINAGAR: Muslim Deeni Mahaz (MDM), on Saturday, condemned the arrest of pro-freedom leaders and its volunteers in Kashmir and Chenab Valley, saying “such tactics won’t break our resolve for the freedom movement”. “Our volunteer of Jammu region, Maulana Nisar Ahmad, was arrested for distributing pamphlets regarding Dr Qasim’s completion of 23 years of incarceration,” MDM […]

Rehabilitate fire incident victims, Mirwaiz asks admin

Rehabilitate fire incident victims, Mirwaiz asks admin

SRINAGAR: Chairman Hurriyat Conference (M), Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, on Friday asked the state administration to immediately rehabilitate the families whose houses were gutted in a fire on Thursday. “The state administration must take immediate steps to provide relief material to the victims of the fire incident and rehabilitate them at the earliest,” Mirwaiz said, adding […]

Government formally accepts voluntary retirement of Dr Pampori

Government formally accepts voluntary retirement of Dr Pampori

SRINAGAR: The government has formally granted voluntary retirement to former principal of the Government Medical College Dr Rafiq Pampori. In an order issued on Thursday, the government has stated that the request for withdrawal his voluntary retirement has been refused and his voluntary retirement accepted. “A sanction is hereby accorded to: the rejection of the […]

Geelani to leave for Delhi today

Geelani to leave for Delhi today

SRINAGAR: Chairman Hurriyat Conference (G), Syed Ali Geelani, will leave for New Delhi on Saturday for a “detailed health checkup”. A spokesman of the conglomerate said on Friday that Geelani’s “experiment” in Kashmir has failed, compelling him to shift to New Delhi. “This year, Geelani Sahab had decided not to visit Delhi and preferred staying […]

Div Com calls for speedy construction of CUK

SRINAGAR: The Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Dr Asgar Hassan Samoon on Friday directed the district administration of Ganderbal to identify sites for extracting material for land filling in the main campus of Central University of Kashmir (CUK). In a review meeting with the CUK officials and officers of the district administration, Samoon expressed concern over repeated […]

8 houses damaged in major fire in Srinagar

8 houses damaged in major fire in Srinagar

Srinagar: At least eight houses were gutted in a major fire that broke out in a congested locality in the city this afternoon, officials said. There were, however, no causalities. Fire broke out at a house in congested Pather Masjid area of downtown Srinagar around 2.4pm and within no time engulfed some adjoining dwellings, deputy […]

Dr Qasim to complete 23 years in prison today

Dr Qasim to complete 23 years in prison today

Srinagar: The Chief of Muslim Deeni Mahaz (MDM) Dr Muhammad Qasim will complete 23 years in prison on February 5, 2016. MDM has paid glowing tributes to the steadfastness of its chief Dr Muhammad Qasim on the completion of 23 years of his incarceration. The general Secretary of the MDM Muhammad Maqbool Bhat said that […]

Implement national e-governance project in J&K, CSC appeals Governor

Implement national e-governance project in J&K, CSC appeals Governor

Srinagar: J&K Common Service Centres Association (CSC), a parent organisation of all Khidmat Centres, on Thursday asked Governor N N Vohra led administration to implement National e-Governance Project in Jammu and Kashmir. “National e-Governance Project was started in the state in the year 2009 and Khidmat Centres were rolled out. Qualified youth were taken into […]

Geelani condemns PSA on TeH leader

Geelani condemns PSA on TeH leader

Srinagar: Chairman Hurriyat Conference (G) Syed Ali Geelani on Thursday condemned the slapping of PSA on another Tehreek-e-Hurriyat (TeH) senior leader and district president Baramulla, Ameer Hamzah and shifting him to Kuthua district jail. “The state has been practically converted into a police state and the law and order is nowhere visible on the ground,” […]