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LPG Rate hiked by Government

The Price Of Non-Subsidised Cooking Gas (LPG) Was Hiked By A Steep Rs 86 Per Cylinder Today, Reflecting International Trends. Non-Subsidised LPG, Bought By Those Who Have Either Given Up Their Subsidies Or Exhausted The Quota Of 12 Bottles Of 14.2-Kg In A Year At Below Market Price, Will Now Cost Rs 737.50. It Was Priced At Rs 651.50 Per ... Read More »

Govt to universalize PFMS to bring transparency in fund allocation, utilization: Abdul Haq

RDD Minister inaugurates 3-day workshop on PFMS ‘Initiative will ensure timely deliverance of resources to end users’           JAMMU, MARCH 01: Minister for Rural Development, Panchayati Raj, Law and Justice Abdul Haq Khan today said the Government aims to universalize the use of Public Financial Management System (PFMS) for all transactions/ payments under different schemes as it ensures transparency and facilitates ... Read More »

To secure rights of orphan children in JK; KFORD organizes day-long consultation conference

Jammu, Feb 28 (KNS): Kashmir Foundation for Organisation Research and Development (KFORD), a State-based research and development group on Tuesday organized a day long stakeholders’ consultation conference on Policy framework to secure rights of orphan children and govern orphanages in Jammu & Kashmir. The conference which was held at Hotel Fortune Riviera was organized in collaboration with the Ministry of ... Read More »

Malik condemns slapping of 5th PSA on Maisuma youth

Terms it as ‘state sponsored terrorism’ Srinagar, Feb 28 (KNS): Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF), Muhammad Yasin Malik on Tuesday condemned the slapping of yet another PSA on a Maisuma youth Ashiq Hussein who is languishing in Kotbalwal jail from last many years. According to a statement issued to KNS, JKLF chief said that Ashiq has been ... Read More »

MHA advisory an open declaration of war against Kashmiris, says G H Mir

Asks Home Ministry to clarify reports authenticity, take remedial measures Srinagar, Feb 27 (KNS): Former Minister and DPN chief Ghulam Hassan Mir on Monday expressed concern over the recently released MHA report, saying if report is authentic, it is tantamount to declaring war against the people of Kashmir. Mir in a telephonic statement told KNS that the MHA must come ... Read More »

MHA report direct interference in religious matters: Jama’at

Srinagar, Feb 27, CNS:  Jama’at-e-Islami Jammu and Kashmir on Monday denounced the suggestions made in the report submitted by the Indian security agencies to Ministry of Home Affairs regarding controlling the Masajid (Mosques) and Madaris (Religious Seminaries) and termed it as direct interference in the religious matters of Muslims in Kashmir which also amounts to the blatant violation of fundamental ... Read More »

Govt’s thrust on holistic development, socio-economic empowerment: Hanjura

  Rs 1.5 cr spent on various development works in Chrar-e-Sharief constituency under CDF SRINAGAR, FEBUARY 26- Minister for Agriculture, Ghulam Nabi Lone Hanjura, has said that present dispensation is committed to holistic development of J&K with emphasis on socio-economic empowerment of the people. “The Government is endeavoring hard for the State’s sustained development by laying special thrust on improving ... Read More »

Mirwaiz addresses Japan media, Kashmiri diaspora via video conference

‘We hope our hues and cries are heard by world’ Srinagar, Feb 26 (KNS): Addressing members of Japanese Media at an event on Kashmir organised by Pakistani and Kashmiri diaspora at the Tokyo Press Club, in Japan Hurriyat Conference (M) Chairman, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq said that lasting peace, stability and economic development would elude South Asia until the Kashmir dispute ... Read More »

Man kills wife in Anantnag, arrested: Police

‘Case registered, investigation ongoing’ Anantnag, Feb 25 (KNS): A 28-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly killing his wife in a fit of rage in Kanalwan village of Bijbehara area of South Kashmir’s Anantnag district, police said. According to KNS Correspondent, the accused has been identified as Bilal Ahmad Sofi, son of Muhammad Ashraf Sofi, resident of Kanalwan village in ... Read More »

NC’s U-turns responsible for alienation, armed conflict in Kashmir: PDP

Farooq’s Kashmir freedom remark targeted on electoral gains Srinagar, Feb 25 (KNS): A day after National Conference president eulogised militants for fighting “freedom struggle in Kashmir”, PDP said that such U-turns and changing political colours by the NC has sown seeds of alienation and violence in the State, particularly in Kashmir. PDP senior leader and government spokesman Naeem Akhtar said ... Read More »