Governor for engaging JK youth effectively

Governor for engaging JK youth effectively

SRINAGAR: Governor Satya Pal Malik on Sunday said that the most important stakeholders in the peace process is JK’s youth and it is essential to engage them regularly and effectively to give impetus to peace and development in Jammu and Kashmir. The Governor said this while speaking with the youth during an interactive session ‘Kashmir […]

NC calls on Guv, demands end to HR violations in Kashmir

NC calls on Guv, demands end to HR violations in Kashmir

Srinagar: The National Conference delegation Friday called on Governor SP Malik at the Raj Bhavan here and reiterated party’s concern over the unabated human rights violations across the valley. “The deputation included Haji Ali Mohammad Sagar, Abdul Rahim Rather, Chowdary Muhammad Ramzan, Sakina Itoo and Saifullah Mir,” the statement said. “Despite repeated assurances coming from […]

Governor’s remarks on Srinagar mayoral elections being presented in distorted manner: Raj Bhavan

Governor’s remarks on Srinagar mayoral elections being presented in distorted manner: Raj Bhavan

Srinagar: The Governor Satya Pal Malik’s remarks favouring a particular individual for the post of mayor of Srinagar were being presented in a distorted manner as the local bodies elections in the state are being conducted in a fair and transparent way, a Raj Bhavan spokesperson Thursday said. He was referring to Malik’s interview to […]

3 Kashmiri students held in Punjab

3 Kashmiri students held in Punjab

Chandigarh: Punjab Police on Wednesday claimed to have arrested three Kashmiri students and seized an assault rifle and explosives in a raid at a college hostel in Jalandhar. Punjab’s Director General of Police Suresh Arora described the three students as a module of Kashmiri terror outfit Ansar Ghazwat-ul-Hind and said they had links with Jaish-e-Mohammed. […]

JK has no specific definition of school dropouts: MHRD report

JK has no specific definition of school dropouts: MHRD report

IRSHAD KHAN SRINAGAR: Besides possible “data discrepancies”, the J&K government has “no specific definition” of dropout schoolchildren in the state, the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) has said. The ministry pointed out the shortcoming along with many others at the Project Approval Board (PAB) meeting of Samagra Shiksha for J&K held on June 20 […]

NC slams Guv’s remarks on Srinagar mayoral elections

NC slams Guv’s remarks on Srinagar mayoral elections

Srinagar: The National Conference Tuesday said Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik’s recent remark favouring a particular individual for the post of mayor of Srinagar is shocking and puts a big question mark on the impartiality of the his office. The party was referring to Malik’s interview to NDTV in which he had hinted […]

Congress hits out, says statement detrimental to electoral exercise

Congress hits out, says statement detrimental to electoral exercise

Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir Pradesh Congress Committee (JKPCC) Tuesday hit out at Governor Satya Pal Malik for hinting that a “foreign-educated person” will be the mayor of Srinagar. The reference was to Malik’s interview to NDTV on Monday in which he had hinted that a foreign-educated person was going to become the mayor of […]

Governor’s statement on NC laced with political overtones: Sagar

Governor’s statement on NC laced with political overtones: Sagar

SRINAGAR: National Conference on Monday said the recent statement of Governor SP Malik on the party is laced with political overtones and described it as a figment of imagination that stands no ground. According to a statement issued here, NC general secretary Ali Muhammad Sagar whiel addressing media at party headquarters here said the Governor’s […]