Classwork shut, DPS Baramulla comes up with home based examination

Classwork shut, DPS Baramulla comes up with home based examination

SRINAGAR: With class work failing to resume in the valley schools amid shutdown, a leading CBSE affiliated school has come up with home based examination for students, perhaps a first by any school here. The Delhi Public School, Baramulla through a notice advertised in newspapers has asked students to collect annual examination papers of all […]

NC delegation from Jammu granted permission to meet Abdullahs on Sunday

NC delegation from Jammu granted permission to meet Abdullahs on Sunday

Srinagar:  A delegation of National Conference from Jammu province has been granted permission by the Jammu and Kashmir administration to meet party president Farooq Abdullah and vice president Omar Abdullah, who are currently under detention, here on Sunday. “The delegation led by provincial president Devender Singh Rana and comprising former party legislators will fly from […]

Transfers in administration

Raghav Langer posted DC Pulwama

Raghav Langer posted DC Pulwama SRINAGAR: The government on Saturday ordered transfers and postings of several top officials in the administration. Dr Raghav Langer, Deputy Commissioner, Kathua, has been transferred and posted as Deputy Commissioner, Pulwama while Syed Abid Rasheed Shah, Deputy Commissioner, Pulwama, has transferred and posted as Additional Secretary to the Government, Finance […]

New schedule for heavy motor vehicles on Jammu Srinagar Highway

SRINAGAR: The Traffic Police Headquarters Srinagar has issued a new schedule for movement of vehicles on the Jammu-Srinagar Highway. According to the new schedule, Light Motor Vehicles (LMVs) will ply both sides from Jammu to Srinagar and vice versa during the day. The cut off timing for Heavy Motor Vehicles (HMVs)/load carriers shall be from […]

MC Budgam asks ragpickers to register

MC Budgam asks ragpickers to register

BUDGAM: The Municipal Committee Budgam has asked ragpickers and Kabadiwallas, who are working within the limits of MC, to get registered. According to the official, the aim of this project is to know how much plastic is being produced by the households and how many people are associated with this trade. The executive officer of […]

Establish crèches in courts, jails: Women commission to Chief Justice, DG Prisons

SRINAGAR: Chairperson, J&K State Commission for Protection of Women and Child Rights (JKSCPW&CR) Vasundhara Pathak Masoodi has written separate letters to Chief Justice of J&K High Court and Director General of Prisons inviting their attention towards setting-up of crèches in both the wings of J&K High Court at capital cities, District Courts and in different […]

Efforts on to connect jails with courts through video link in JK: Justice Mittal

JAMMU: Chief Justice of Jammu and Kashmir High Court Justice Gita Mittal has said that efforts are on to connect all the jails in the state with courts through video conferencing to ensure speedy justice to the inmates. She announced that meeting of lawyers with their clients in jails can take place on the eve […]

BJP says 300 panchs joined party in Kashmir after Aug 5

BJP says 300 panchs joined party in Kashmir after Aug 5

Srinagar: Over 300 panchayat members has joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Kashmir post revocation of special status to Jammu and Kashmir and bifurcation of state into two union territories on August 5. The figures were given by the party leadership days after the Jammu and Kashmir government announced to conduct the Block Development […]

IAF personnel killing: Yasin Malik to be presented through video-conferencing for hearing

IAF personnel killing: Yasin Malik to be presented through video-conferencing for hearing

Jammu: A court in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday adjourned hearing in the case of killing of four IAF personnel in 1990 after Tihair Jail authorities expressed their inability to present main accused JKLF chief Yasin Malik in court due to security reasons. They posted the matter for October 23. Malik would now be presented […]

Congress leader’s brother refutes allegations of militant links

Congress leader’s brother refutes allegations of militant links

Jammu: Facing arrest for alleged links with Hizbul Mujahideen, a senior J-K Congress leader’s brother Mohammad Shafi Saroori on Wednesday refuted the charges and claimed the case against him was “politically motivated”. In a statement, Shafi Saroori, brother of the party”s state vice president and former minister Ghulam Mohammad Saroori, alleged the registration of FIR […]