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Daily Archives: December 17, 2016

25 % reservation in Private schools for poor students’

HC asks CS, CSE to file compliance report within 4 weeks Srinagar, Dec 17 (KNS): The High Court Saturday issued a notification to the Chief Secretary and Commissioner Secretary Education to file a compliance report as to why despite the directions 25 percent seats have not been reserved for the students from weaker sections. The division bench of the HC, ... Read More »

Neatherland national arrested at airport

Srinagar, Dec 17, CNS: Police Saturday arrested a foreigner when he was leaving for New Delhi at Srinagar International Airport. A police official who identified the arrested foreigner as Jim Borst from Neatherland told CNS that the permit and Visa of the Borst had expired in 2014 and he was illegally staying in Kashmir. “Borst was arrested when he was about to ... Read More »

Eminent writer, poet, Prof Firaq passes away

CM, others condole demise Srinagar, Dec 17 (KNS): Renowned writer and poet, Prof Ghulam Nabi Firaq (93) passed away on Saturday afternoon at his Nowshehra residence here. He breathed his last around 12pm, said family sources. Prof Firaq is a recipient of Sahitya Akademi Award for his works in Kashmiri literature. He is regarded as one of the very few ... Read More »

Court quashes PSA detention of 7 youth

Srinagar, Dec 17, : The Jammu and Kashmir High Court has quashed the detention of 7 Kashmiri youths under controversial Public Safety Act (PSA). All these youths according to their counsel Bashir Ahmed Tak have been languishing either in Kot Balwal Jail or Udhampur Jail. “The detention of these youth under PSA was quashed by Justice Muhammad Yaqoob and Justice Muzaffar ... Read More »

Promoting quality education, ethical values should be hallmark of educational institutions: Sajad Lone

  Govt focused on upgrading education facilities: Lal Singh KATHUA, DECEMBER 17: Delhi Public School (DPS), Rajbagh, today celebrated its annual day-cum-prize distribution ceremony in which Minister for Social Welfare, ARI & Trainings & Science and Technology, Sajad Gani Lone was the chief guest. Minister for Information Technology, Technical Education & Youth Services and Sports, Imran Raza Ansari and Minister for Forest, ... Read More »

Three soldiers killed as militants attack army convoy in Pampore

We have launched search operation: PRO Def Srinagar, Dec 17 (KNS): Three soldiers were killed on Saturday after militants attacked an army convoy on Srinagar-Jammu highway in Pampore town of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district. The attack took place in the afternoon, when militants, as per reports collected by KNS, came on the motorcycle and fired indiscriminately on the convoy leaving ... Read More »

We don’t support Hurriyat, but want a fruitful dialogue: Omar

Says in 2010 Mehbooba told New Delhi to replace Omar with Mufti Kupwara, Dec 17 (KNS): Days after National Conference (NC) president Farooq Abdullah pledged support to Hurriyat, his son and NC working president Omar Abdullah Saturday made it clear that they aren’t with Hurriyat neither they support Hurriyat, but they want a dialogue between New Delhi and the Kashmiri ... Read More »

Says in 2010 Mehbooba told New Delhi to replace Omar with Mufti Kupwara, Dec 17 (KNS): Days after National Conference (NC) president Farooq Abdullah pledged support to Hurriyat, his son and NC working president Omar Abdullah Saturday made it clear that they aren’t with Hurriyat neither they support Hurriyat, but they want a dialogue between New Delhi and the Kashmiri ... Read More »

Labour Department holds awareness camp at Bandipora

36.78 lacs distributed among beneficiaries. Kashmir Convener News Bandipora,  December 17:-An awareness camp was organised here today in North kashmirs Bandipora district by Labour department Bandipora. During the awareness camp the participants were sanitised about various welfare schemes of the department. On the ocassion Deputy Commissioner Bandipora, Sajad Hussain Ganie was the chief guest while as ADC Bandipora,Khursheed Ahmad Sanai ... Read More »

Bank Robbery Incidents: Demonetization leaves militants cashless: Vaid

  Srinagar, Dec 16, CNS: After a couple of bank robbery incidents in Valley, Jammu Kashmir Police Friday said that militants operating in Kashmir are shot of money and to fatten their coffers they have started looting the banks here.     “Demonetization badly affected the militants operating in Kashmir Valley. They are short of money and are finding way and ... Read More »