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Mechanical Irrigation Department gets over Rs 34.50 crore bill from PDD for a single water pump station

Mechanical Irrigation Department gets over Rs 34.50 crore bill from PDD for a single water pump station

  Bandipora: Mechanical Irrigation Department Shadipora Division here in North Kashmir’s Bandipora district was shocked when the Power Development Department (PDD) sent them over Rs 34.50 crore, electricity bill for the month of October, 2020. The total bill dispatched by PDD to ‘Baba Jangi Flood and Irrigation Pump Station’, located in Shilvat Sumbal is Rs […]

2 ‘Militant Operatives’ From Anantnag Arrested In Ramban Along With Arms ‘Dropped At IB By Drone’

2 ‘Militant Operatives’ From Anantnag Arrested In Ramban Along With Arms ‘Dropped At IB By Drone’

  Jammu, Jan 18 : Two alleged militant operatives from Kashmir were arrested in Ramban district along with arms and ammunition, officials said on Monday. “Police jointly with SOG Jammu busted a militant module by arresting two valley based militant operatives and recovered huge cache of arms and ammunition from their possession,” officials said. Also […]

Woman dies after coming under snow falling from rooftop in Srinagar

Woman dies after coming under snow falling from rooftop in Srinagar

  Srinagar, Jan 18: An elderly woman died on spot after she came under a mound of snow that came crashing from the roof of her house in Kashmir capital Srinagar. The incident occurred on Sunday night at Kani Devar Hawal area of old Srinagar city. Sources told KNT that the 50 year old woman […]

Six Universities in J&K functioning without heads

Six Universities in J&K functioning without heads

  Srinagar: For the last seven months, six universities of Jammu and Kashmir are run by the caretakers as the JK government has failed to appoint Vice-Chancellors which is hampering administrative work in the varsities. There are around 11 universities in Jammu and Kashmir including two central universities and out of these, 6 universities are […]

Lawaypora Encounter: Slain trio were involved in militancy, will convince families with concrete evidence in 10 days: IGP Kashmir Vijay Kumar

Lawaypora Encounter: Slain trio were involved in militancy, will convince families with concrete evidence in 10 days: IGP Kashmir Vijay Kumar

  Lawaypora Encounter: Slain trio were involved in militancy, will convince families with concrete evidence in 10 days: IGP Kashmir Vijay Kumar Srinagar, Jan 18 : Inspector General of Police (IGP) Kashmir range, Vijay Kumar Monday said that the three youth killed in Lawaypora gunfight were militants and police will soon convince the parents of […]

Two minor children of Bakerwal family die of severe cold in Kulgam

Two minor children of Bakerwal family die of severe cold in Kulgam

  Kulgam: Two minor children of a Bakerwal family from Reasi died of severe cold in Brinal Lammar area of Devsar in South Kashmir’s Kulgam district, officials said here. An official told that a Bakerwal family from Reasi was putting up in a tent under open sky in Brinal Lammar area, adding that on Saturday […]

BDS rushed to spot after suspicious bag found in North Kashmir

BDS rushed to spot after suspicious bag found in North Kashmir

  Kupwara, Jan 18: Joint Forces have blocked Kupwara-Kralpora after a suspicious bag was found near Harrie area on the roadside. Police sources told KNT that a red bag containing alleged explosives has been found on Kralpora Kupwara Harrie road today by Road Opening Party of 338 Field Regiment. They said road has been blocked […]

Cold Conditions Continue, Minus 6.4°C In Srinagar

Cold Conditions Continue, Minus 6.4°C In Srinagar

  Srinagar, Jan 18: Intense cold wave conditions continued in Kashmir even as the minimum temperatures increased marginally across the Valley, the weatherman said on Monday. A meteorological department official told GNS Srinagar, the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, recorded a low of minus 6.4°C against minus 7.7 °C on the previous night. At […]

Councilor visit different parts of Sopore- People hail the efforts; Call it historic

Councilor visit different parts of Sopore- People hail the efforts; Call it historic

  Sopore: On a maiden visit, Sopore councilor Irfan Ali Sunday visited several parts of Sopore area in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district to redress the grievances of local people, a step hailed by the locals. While as people called the visit historic, Irfan Ali listened to the grievances and suggestions from the locals to redress […]

Another spell of light snow, rain likely in J&K soon

Another spell of light snow, rain likely in J&K soon

  Srinagar Jan 17 : Weather office said on Sunday that light to moderate snowfall in the higher reaches and rain in the plains of Jammu and Kashmir is likely to occur from the evening of January 22 to January 25. An official of the local meteorological (MeT) department said, “A western disturbance is most […]

OPINION

A brief: Understanding Workplace Violence and Measures to prevent it

Violence is not merely killing of each other. It is violence when we use sharp word. Violence is not merely organised butchery in the name of God, in the name of society or country. Violence is much more subtle, much deeper. Understanding something multifaceted and complex as workplace violence is not so easy but is […]