Forced delimitation will have dangerous consequences: Shah Faesal

Forced delimitation will have dangerous consequences: Shah Faesal

SRINAGAR: Reacting to the media reports that the Government of India (GoI) was working on a proposal to redraw the assembly constituencies in J&K before the upcoming assembly elections, J&K Peoples Movement Shah Faesal has urged the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) to come clean on the matter in view of the alarm and anxiety […]

On the Unending Miseries of Teachers

On the Unending Miseries of Teachers

Azad Hussain Although the administration has done a lot for teachers, who mostly were seen hitting the streets last year to demand their legitimate rights of equality with other government employees in terms of their salary benefits according to the recommendations of the 7th pay commission, by fulfilling their demand to provide them their legitimate […]

‘101 militants killed, 50 new recruits in Kashmir this year’

‘101 militants killed, 50 new recruits in Kashmir this year’

SRINAGAR: Over 100 militants, including 23 foreigners, have been killed in Kashmir in the first five months of 2019, but what is keeping the security establishment worried is the large number of new recruits, officials said Sunday. According to them, 50 youngsters have joined various militant outfits since March and the security establishment needs to […]

IGP calls for increasing long range patrolling in Kishtwar

IGP calls for increasing long range patrolling in Kishtwar

Jammu: The Inspector General of Police (IGP) Jammu Zone M K Sinha has called for increasing long rang patrolling and search operations in Kishtwar district to hunt down militants in the area, officials said Sunday. Jammu and Kashmir police has activated its anti-militancy force – Special Operation Group (SoG) to track down militants operating in […]

Governor briefs HM Amit Shah on Kashmir situation

Governor briefs HM Amit Shah on Kashmir situation

New Delhi: Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik Saturday briefed Union Home Minister Amit Shah about the security situation in the state, which is currently under the President’s rule. During the 15-minute meeting, the Governor apprised the home minister about the preparation for the Amarnath Yatra. The 46-day-long yatra will begin on July 1, […]

Drug & Food Control Organization re-organised under single command

Drug & Food Control Organization re-organised under single command

SRINAGAR:: The State Administrative Council which met here on Wednesday under the chairmanship of Governor Satya Pal Malik has approved re-organization of the Drugs & Food Control Organization (D&FCO), J&K into a single line command to secure effective drug regulation under a unified command without any financial commitment. As per the decision, the post of […]