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Daily Archives: November 18, 2016

Protesters take policemen in civvies as militants, saluted them

  Anantnag, Nov 18, CNS: Pro-freedom protesters Friday took policemen in civvies as militants and saluted them when they fired several shots in air to apprehend the Syed Ali Geelani led Tehreek-e-Hurriyat (TeH) district president Anantnag, Mir Hafizullah who was leading a procession in South Kashmir.      “We were quite surprised when men in plain clothes fired in air and ... Read More »

Foggy conditions affect Air traffic in Srinagar

  Srinagar, Nov18, CNS: Poor weather Thursday forced authorities at Srinagar International Airport to cancel all Flights, an official said.     The official told CNS that owing to poor visibility due to thick blanket of fog that had enveloped the whole runway at the Airport, authorities decided to cancel all the flights bound for different destinations.      He added that ... Read More »

Poor BSNL service from 2 years irk Gund Jahangir residents

  Bandipora, Nov 18, CNS: In absence of any mobile tower in Gund Jahangir area of Sumbal Sonawari tehsil of North Kashmir’s Banidpora district, all the Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL)  subscribers have been suffering from past two years. The subscribers alleged that despite repeatedly bringing the problem of poor connectivity into the notice of BSNL authorities, no action was ... Read More »

J&K Prisons Chief visits Central Jail Srinagar

Srinagar, Nov 18, CNS:State’s Director General Prisons Department, S K Mishra has visited Central Jail Srinagar and stressed for maintaining healthy and hygienic atmosphere in and around the premises, an official spokesman said. He has also stressed the availability of better health care facilities and healthy diet to the prisoners as per the provisions of J&K Jail Manual. Mishra, officials ... Read More »

Bar meets Indian Civil Society Group

Expresses gratitude to Turkish President Srinagar, Nov 18, CNS:Jammu Kashmir High Court Bar Association, Friday expressed its gratitude to Turkish President Rajab Tayyip Erdogan, for raking up Kashmir issue in the joint session of Pakistan Parliament and while expressing concern over the distress and sufferings of Kashmiri people, in his not only asking the International Community to exert their influence ... Read More »

Cop accuses Police officer of shielding ‘culprit’

Court directs police to register FIR Srinagar, Nov 18, CNS: Chief Judicial Magistrate Srinagar has directed police to take cognizance of the complaint filed by a cop who has submitted before the court that police station Nowhata is shielding and supporting an accused allegedly threatening the police constable and interfering in his marital life.     A police constable Farooq Ahmed ... Read More »

CM calls for judicious use of electricity, directs PDD to ensure better power supply in state

  ‘PDD to launch drive against power theft’ Srinagar, Nov 18 (KNS): Calling for a judicious use of electricity, the Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti directed power development department to ensure stable and quality power supply to the people. Sources told KNS that the Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti in a meeting with the officials of the Power development department directed them ... Read More »

Chief Minister interacts with Tajamul Islam, presents her token gift of Rs 1 lakh

Jammu | Nov 18 (PTK): Eight-year old Kashmiri girl Tajamul Islam who made history by winning the gold medal in the sub-junior category at the World Kickboxing Championship in Italy called on the Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti here today. The Chief Minister expressed her appreciation that Tajamul attained this feat at a young age and hoped that children of her ... Read More »

Aga Syed Hasan barred from offering 19th consecutive Friday prayers

  Spokesman condemns continuous house detention, curbs on the social, religious activities Srinagar, Nov 18 (KNS): Senior separatist leader and president Anjuman Shari Shian Aga Syed Hasan Almosvi Alsafvi who has been under house arrest from past four months was once again barred from offering 19th consecutive Friday congregational prayers at Markazi Imambara Budgam. In a statement issued to KNS, ... Read More »

After remaining suspended for over 4 months; Post paid mobile internet services to be restored from tonight

Srinagar, Nov 18 (KNS): After remaining suspended for last 133 consecutive days in Kashmir, the authorities are likely to restore postpaid mobile internet services in Kashmir from mid-tonight, said sources. Notably, the mobile internet services were snapped on July 8 of this year following the killing of Hizb commander Burhan Wani in a gunfight in Bumdoora village of Kokernag area ... Read More »