Geelani concerned over Dr Qasim’s deteriorating health

SRINAGAR: Expressing concern over the deteriorating health of incarcerated Muslim League chairman, Hurriyat Conference (G) chairman, Syed Ali Geelani, Wednesday warned that authorities would be solely responsible if anything untoward happens to Faktoo. “If Dr Qasim is not given proper treatment at this stage he will lose his eyesight for which the state authorities will […]

Weather forecast: Snowfall from Jan 8-10

Reader Correspondent  Srinagar: Weather woes are likely to mount as Kashmir braces for heavy snowfall in the next three days. The weather is likely to hit road and air connectivity in the region, according to weather advisory issued here Tuesday by Director of local Meteorological Department Sonam Lotus. “Moderate to heavy snow will occur at […]

Dip in night temp, Leh reels at minus 17.4

Srinagar: The mercury continues to be in a free fall in Kashmir and Ladakh divisions as Leh was the coldest recorded place at minus 17.4 degrees Celsius in the state. Last night Leh recorded a plunge of almost 10 degrees from the previous night?s minus 7.9 degrees Celsius, an official of the MET Department said […]

NC rule witnessed dismal governance, corruption: AMM

Srinagar: The Awami Muthida Mahaz (AMM), an alliance of seven political parties in Jammu and Kashmir, has alleged that last five years of National Conference (NC) and Congress rule witnessed dismal governance and rampant corruption. As the year 2013 came to an end and the present government completed its five years, it came out with […]

Govt’s claim of performance ‘white lies’: Tarigami

Jammu: Terming as “white lies” the Jammu and Kashmir government’s claim of performance in multiple sectors, CPI(M) leader M Y Tarigami Tuesday said the dispensation has done negligible work in vital sectors concerning the masses. “The tall claims of the state government are only white lies. The fact is that the dispensation has done negligible […]

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