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PDP-BJP bonhomie only for power: Sagar

‘Coalition Govt deteriorating situation in Kashmir’ Srinagar, Jul 14 (KNS): Days after the seven Amarnath pilgrims were killed in an attack in Anantnag district; the opposition National Conference (NC) on Friday said that the state government has failed to capitalize on sentiments of people to normalize the current deteriorating situation in Kashmir. National Conference (NC) General Secretary, Ali Muhammad Sagar told KNS ... Read More »

Amarnath Yatra Attack: Arrested cop spilling beans

Srinagar, Jul 14 (KNS): Days after the deadly attack on Amarnath pilgrims in Anantnag, Police has set up a Special Investigation Team (SIT) to probe the attack and nab the attackers. The police said that the policeman who is found having links with militants is “spilling the beans”. Talking to KNS Inspector General of Police, Kashmir, Muneer Khan, said that ... Read More »

Union Agri Minister assures financial support for establishment of Horticulture University, other issues in JK

Basharat Bukhari calls on Union Agriculture Minister             NEW DELHI, JULY 13: Minister for Horticulture Syed Basharat Bukhari today called on Union Minister for Agriculture and Farmer Welfare Radha Mohan Singh at New Delhi and discussed various issues pertaining to the overall welfare of the fruit industry of J&K State.           The meeting was attended by Union Secretary for Horticulture, Secretary ... Read More »

Killing of militants led to restriction in old city

  SRINAGAR | JULY 12: Following the killing of three hizib militants in Budgam gunfight authorities imposes restrictions in old city of Srinagar. The killing of militants also triggered spontaneous shutdown in parts of Srinagar city. Some of the markets and business establishments were shut in parts of Srinagar besides a thin movement of traffic was witnessed in uptown areas of ... Read More »

Social activists stage protest against Anantnag attack

  Condemns attack, expresses condolence with bereaved families Srinagar, Jul 11 (KNS): The social activists of Kashmir Tuesday staged protest against the killing of seven Amarnath pilgrims who were killed in an attack in South Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Monday evening.  The social activist headed by Irfan Hafeez Lone assembled at Srinagar’s Press Enclave and chanted slogans against the Anantnag attack.  The protesters condemned ... Read More »

Governor bids farewell to pilgrims killed in terror attack last night

SRINAGAR, JULY 11: Governor N.N. Vohra, Chairman of Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board, visited the Technical Area, IAF Base, Srinagar, early today morning to meet the 19 Yatris who had been injured in the terror attack near Anantnag late last evening. After treatment, the injured pilgrims were airlifted to the Srinagar Airport this morning. 3 pilgrims, who are more seriously injured, ... Read More »

Geelani expresses grief over deaths on LoC ceasefire violations

  ‘Unresolved Kashmir dispute a permanent threat to peace in subcontinent’ Srinagar, Jul 09 (KNS): Expressing grief over the loss of lives in ceasefire violations along indo-Pak border, Hurriyat Conference (G) chairman, Syed Ali Geelani Sunday said that “small skirmishes can lead to a full-fledged war between the two in which no country will be a winner and it always culminates at ... Read More »

Yatris ambassadors for JK who counteract negative image created by sections of media: Abdul Haq

Minister visits Baltal base camp to review Yatra arrangements BALTAL, JULY 09: Minister for Rural Development, Panchayati Raj, Law and Justice, Abdul Haq Khan, today said the Amarnath Yatris are the brand ambassadors of Kashmir who change the negative perception about Kashmir built from negative reportage in a section of the media. The Minister said this while interacting with Yatris and ... Read More »

Historic achievement to ensure protection of JK’s special position while extending GST: Mehbooba

Says Govt would continue to support, promote local industry Inaugurates modernized Udyog Bhawan, Data Centre JAMMU, JULY 09: Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti today said that it was a great achievement of the State Government to ensure protection of the special position of the State while extending GST to Jammu & Kashmir. Interacting with members of several industrial and trade bodies ... Read More »