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PC will fight election from all 87 seats: Sajjad Lone

PC will fight election from all 87 seats: Sajjad Lone

SRINAGAR: Peoples Conference chairman Sajjad Gani Lone today ruled out any pre-poll alliance for the coming assembly elections in state. Speaking to media in Srinagar as former PDP leader Abid Ansari joined Peoples Conference. “We will not enter into any pre-poll alliance with any political party,” he said, added PC will fight elections from all […]

Activist Renu Bakshi favoured starting the Kaliash Manasarovar yatra from Leh So that the J&K State gets a tourist and economic boost

Activist Renu Bakshi favoured starting the Kaliash Manasarovar yatra from Leh So that the J&K State gets a tourist and economic boost

Favoured starting the Kaliash Manasarovar yatra from Leh so that the Jammu and Kashmir State gets a tourist and economic boost, activist Renu Bakshi request government of indian to take up the long pending issue with the Chinese government. Situated at the altitude of 22,028 feet, Mount Kailash is the abode of Lord Shiva in […]

Residents protest against PDD in Sopore village

Residents protest against PDD in Sopore village

Sopore: The residents of Hardshiva area of Sopore in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Thursday staged a demonstration against the power development department in protest over the erratic power supply and also demanded proper HT line in their area. Reports said dozens of residents, including women of Rehmant Colony of Hardshiva took to streets this […]

Farooq pitches for elections, end of Governor, President’s Rule in JK

Farooq pitches for elections, end of Governor, President’s Rule in JK

Srinagar: As the Center government has recommended President’s Rule in Jammu and Kashmir after the expiry of Governor’s rule today, National Conference (NC) president Farooq Abdullah once again pitched for elections in the state, saying the Governor and the President’s Rule must come to an end. Talking to reporters at his Gupkar residence in Srinagar […]

BSF officer shoots himself to death in Mendhar sector

BSF officer shoots himself to death in Mendhar sector

MS Nazki Poonch: An Assistant Sub-Inspector of Border Security Force (BSF) on Wednesday committed suicide by shooting self with his service rifle at Sabra area of Mendhar along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district. “ASI Satpal Jaswal (49) of 72 BSF D Coy posted at forward area near Checka Gali in Sabra today […]

AN-32 Passenger Air services to Kargil from Dec 26

AN-32 Passenger Air services to Kargil from Dec 26

SRINAGAR:   Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Baseer Ahmad Khan today convened a meeting with Civil Administration, Police and Aviation authorities to review the necessary arrangements for operationalisation of AN-32 Air Courier services for Kargil. The AN-32 Passenger Air Courier services on Jammu-Kargil will start on December 26 and Srinagar-Kargil route on December 27, 2018. On Jammu-Kargil air […]

Advisor Kumar reviews progress on ‘Jambu Zoo’

Advisor Kumar reviews progress on ‘Jambu Zoo’

JAMMU: With a view to discuss progress on prestigious Jambu Zoo Project being developed by the Forest Department here at Khanpur area and to resolve the issues for its early completion, Advisor to Governor, K Vijay Kumar today chaired a meeting of the officers of Forest and other concerned department. Commissioner Secretary Forest, Manoj Kumar […]

Advisor Kumar discusses border development issues with DCs, SSPs of border districts

Advisor Kumar discusses border development issues with DCs, SSPs of border districts

JAMMU: Advisor to Governor, K Vijay Kumar today chaired a meeting of the Deputy Commissioners and SSPs of the border districts of the state to discuss the issue of development of border areas. IGP Jammu Dr S D Singh Jamwal was present in the meeting while as DC’s and SSP’s of Jammu, Samba, Kathua, Rajouri, […]

Rohit Kansal reviews modalities for rationalization of Works Divisions

Rohit Kansal reviews modalities for rationalization of Works Divisions

JAMMU: Principal Secretary, Planning Development & Monitoring, Rohit Kansal chaired a high-level meeting here today to firm-up the roadmap for rationalization of field-level Works Divisions Power, R&B, PHE and I&FC Departments. Commissioner Secretary, General Administration Department, Hilal Ahmad Parray, Commissioner Secretary, R&B, Khurshid Ahmad Shah, Secretary PHE, I&FC and DMRRR, Farooq Ahmad Shah, Director General […]

Allegations of discrepancies in CCE-2016 unwarranted: Chairman JKPSC

Allegations of discrepancies in CCE-2016 unwarranted: Chairman JKPSC

JAMMU: Making it clear that although the allegations regarding discrepancies in Combined Competitive (Mains) Examination-2016 are completely unwarranted, J&K Public Service Commission (JKPSC) today said it will, still, provide an opportunity to the aggrieved candidates to project their concerns by making a formal representation to the Commission. This was announced by the Chairman, JKPSC, Latief-uz-Zaman […]

OPINION

Davinder arrest threatens the fragile trust Kashmiri Sikhs enjoy with Indian state & Muslims

Khushdeep Kaur Malhotra The details of Jammu and Kashmir Deputy Superintendent of Police Davinder Singh’s alleged involvement with militants and purported role as a ‘double agent’ are still not clear, and perhaps will never be. But the incident has opened familiar and painful wounds for the Sikh community in the Valley. A notification issued by […]