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Malik leads protest at Dalgate, detained

‘India, its forces have waged a full- fledged war against Kashmiris’ Srinagar, Jul 21 (KNS): Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF), Muhammad Yasin Malik was today detained by police along with many others at Buchwara Dalgate Srinagar when he was leading a protest march towards United Nations office, spokesman said. The spokesman in a statement issued to KNS ... Read More »

Kashmiri Pandit delegation calls on Geelani

Discuss dignified return of Pandits to valley Srinagar, Jul 21 (KNS): A delegation of Kashmiri Pandits called on Hurriyat Chairman, Syed Ali Geelani at his residence on Friday. The Kashmiri Pandit delegation that met the Syed Ali Geelani enquired about his health and discussed various issues related to return of Kashmiri Pandits. During the meeting, they held discussion over the dignified ... Read More »

Arbitrary fare hike by transporters: Govt assures legal action against violators

Srinagar, Jul 20 (KNS): The government Friday said that it will take legal action against the drivers and transporters who are violating the order of passenger fare hike. Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Baseer Khan, said action as per law will be taken against the transporters violating the government order on passenger fare hike. “I have directed the RTO Kashmir to form squads to ... Read More »

Sajad Lone visits several areas of his constituency

Directs officials to redress grievances of people Srinagar, Jul 21 (KNS): Minister for Social Welfare, ARI & Trainings and Science & Technology and MLA Handwara, Sajad Gani Lone has visited several areas in his constituency. During his visit to constituency, Lone visited various areas including Sharkoot, Trathpora, Dahama, Vilgam, Dingree and Punzwa. Lone also met people and various deputations in order to take stock ... Read More »

Veeri stresses on infrastructure upgradation in Revenue Department

Reviews functioning of Revenue Department SRINAGAR, JULY 21: To give major flip to the Revenue department, Minister for Revenue, Relief, Rehabilitation and Reconstruction, Abdul Rehman Veeri today stressed on infrastructure build up of Revenue assets across state. The Minister was speaking at a high level review meeting of Revenue Department here. The meeting was attended by Financial Commissioner Revenue Lokesh ... Read More »

Uri blind murder case solved; 02 held

SRINAGAR | JULY 21 (PTK): Police has solved the blind murder case after it arrested two people involved in the crime in Uri area of Baramulla District.   On 03/07/2017, Police Station Uri received a phone call that the body of 15 years old Maqsood Ahmad Khanday  son of Mohammad Zameer Khanday a resident of Sikki Madiyan Kamalkote was lying in ... Read More »

India need to initiate talks with Pakistan: Farooq Abdullah

PDP, Congress supports, BJP opposes his statement   Wahid Bhat   SRINAGAR | JULY 21 (PTK): Former Chief Minister and National Conference leader Farooq Abdullah today suggested the Indian government should take help of friendly countries to start talks with Pakistan to resolve cross-border firing.   His remarks came a days after India warned the neighbouring hostile country to face strong ... Read More »

Pay minimum wages to employees, employed under MWA: SHRC to Govt

Directs CS GAD to furnish list of such employees within two months Srinagar, Jul 20 (KNS): The State Human Rights Commission (SHRC) on Thursday directed the government to pay minimum wages to all the employees, employed by the state government under the Minimum Wages Act. The Suo-Moto case regarding that Government is paying Rs 200 to Rs 500/- per month to Contingent Paid ... Read More »

Dy CM attends Delhi-Amritsar-Katra expressway Meeting

Flags the State’s issue, Calls on Union Home Minister NEW DELHI, JULY 20: The Minister for Road Transport & Highways, Mr Nitin Gadkari today held a review meeting to discuss the Delhi-Amritsar-Katra expressway and the issues thereof. The meeting was also attended by the Chief Ministers of Punjab and Haryana Captain Amrinder Singh and Manoharlal Khatter and Deputy Chief Minister ... Read More »

Agenda of Alliance envisages Unconditional Dialogue on Kashmir : Madni

Srinagar, July 20 ::: Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)  has always  upheld the significance of unconditional dialogue among the stake-holders as the means to resolve Kashmir imbroglio. Reacting to the statement of Union State Minister for Home in Parliament in which he has conditional dialogue with separatists “within constitution” PDP Vice President Mohammad Sartaj Madni said this amounts to closing the doors for ... Read More »