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Seminar on Road Safety convened at Degree College Bandipora

SUHAIL RATHER Bandipora, 27 March: A seminar on Road Safety was convened by ARTO Bandipora at Government Degree College Bandipora. A large gathering of the students participated besides Principal of the institution and its teaching and non-teaching staff. On the occasion, students spoke on the occasion with thrust on road safety maintenance . Some prominent professors also highlighted the need ... Read More »

Consider alternative methods for crowd control: SC to centre

Bar has filed petition on banning use of pellet guns in Kashmir Srinagar, Mar 27 (KNS): The Supreme Court Monday asked the Centre to consider other effective means than pellet guns for crowd control in Jammu and Kashmir to quell protesters. A bench headed by Chief justice of India J.S. Khehar, justices D.Y. Chandrachud and Sanjay Kishan Kaul expressed concern ... Read More »

Mend Your Behavior or Face Resistance: Er Rasheed to Army

  SRINAGAR | MAR 27 (PTK): Er. Rasheed today deferred his proposed program  to stop the army convoy on Barahmulla-Kupwara highway after getting assurance from the district and army administration that the likewise incident which took place yesterday at Super Naghama would not be repeated and army would be made accountable in future while carrying out movement on various routes of ... Read More »

Day-5:  MGNREGA employees continue protest to demand regularisation

SRINAGAR | MAR 27 (PTK): On the fifth consecutive day, the association of Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA) employees on Saturday continued to protest against the government for ‘failing to regularize them from past several years’. The members of MGNREGA holding banners assembled at Srinagar’s Pratap Park and staged sit-in there. Notably, on Thursday, scores of MGNREGA association ... Read More »

Protests, clashes in Pulwama village, fifteen injured

  SRINAGAR | MAR 27 (PTK): Protests followed by clashes were witnessed in Belov village of Pulwama in south Kashmir on Monday after the funeral of Hizb militant Rayees Kachroo who died along with another militant in Padgampora yesterday. Reports said that at least fifteen civilians were injured in clashes. Hospital official said that eight persons were treated for injuries at ... Read More »

2017 LS Bypolls: Srinagar to prove game changer for Dr Farooq

  SRINAGAR | MAR 27 (PTK): The national conference- Congress bonhomie for the forthcoming LS polls in Srinagar has made the fight between the incumbent regime and the opposition worthy to watch with both sides pinning hopes of registering triumph on April 9, this year, a day when polls for Srinagar are slated to be held. On February 19, this year, ... Read More »

Geelani pays tributes to Padgampora ”martyrs”

TeH delegation participates in funeral prayers Srinagar, Mar 27 (KNS): Paying rich tributes to slain youth of Padgampora encounter, Chairman Tehreek-e-Hurriyat (the), Syed Ali Geelani today said “our youth lay their lives to end the age-old slavery of their nation & putting a huge responsibility on our shoulders to honor these sacrifices and take the movement to its logical end. ... Read More »

After Bemina Degree College; Islamia college students protest against KU ‘highhandedness’

Srinagar, Mar 27 (KNS): The under graduate (BG) students of Islamia College Rajouri Kadal on Monday staged protest against the Kashmir University (KU) officials for allegedly putting the career of hundreds of students at stake. The final year students including boys and girls assembled at Srinagar’s Press Enclave and urged the authorities to re-evaluate their papers on priority basis to ... Read More »

Eight house gutted in fire in Srinagar

Traffic congestion cause hurdle to reach on time: Deputy Dir F&ES Srinagar, Mar 27 (KNS): At least eight residential houses were damaged in a massive blaze that engulfed in Chinar Bagh locality of Srinagar on Mondaymorning, officials said. Officials said that six residential houses were fully damaged while two residential houses got damaged partially in the fire incident. The houses ... Read More »

MGNREGA has transformed rural economy: Abdul Haq

BARAMULLA, MARCH 26: A day-long awareness camp on Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA) and other beneficiary schemes was held today at Dak Bungalow Baramulla in which Minister for Rural Development and Panchayati Raj, Abdul Haq Khan, was the chief guest. The programme was organized by Rural Development Department in collaboration with the district administration in which a large ... Read More »