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Government should come clean about negotiations for return of J&K Hydel Projects: Tarigami

Srinagar, Nov 2, CNS: Senior Jammu Kashmir legislator and CPI (M) leader Muhammad Yousuf Tarigami Thursday said: “J&K has always received step-motherly treatment regarding utilisation of its hydropower potential. The Central Information Commission’s (CIC) refusal to direct disclosure of the status of negotiations about the return of our hydel projects back to us is only the latest indicator of this phenomenon.”       ... Read More »

Civil society Budgam demand release of Shahid Yousuf

Budgam, Nov 2, CNS: With the handing over of Shahid Yousuf, the son of Hizbul Mujhadeen Chief to judicial custody on November 1 by a court in Delhi, the residents and Civil Society of Soibugh and adjoining villages of district Budgam Thursday demanded his immediate release.      The Civil Society members in a statement to news agency CNS said that despite ... Read More »

100 youth trained in tourism skill in Kulgam village

Tarigami lauds Tourism Deptt & NGO, for promoting Rural Tourism Srinagar, Nov 01 (KNS): In a first, over 100 youth were trained in skills for working in tourism sector in a remote village in Kulgam district which has won the applause of the local legislator, M Y Tarigami. The Department of Tourism and National Welfare Forum (NWF), an NGO have ... Read More »

Dialogue only way to resolve intractable situations despite intransigent positions of stakeholders: PDP

‘Announcement of dialogue, interlocutor is sincere effort get JK people out of prolonged suffering’ Srinagar, Nov 01 (KNS): Day after Hurriyat rejected the dialogue and representative on Kashmir announced by the by the BJP-led Government, ruling PDP today said that in intractable situations, some stakeholders take intransigent positions but ultimately dialogue is the only way to resolve issue. PDP general ... Read More »

IGP intervenes to resolve quarry holders issue

Srinagar, Nov 1, CNS: The Quarry holders who have been barred by government from doing their work at Athwajan, Alfatha and Pantachowk Wednesday thanked Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Inspector General of Police and Deputy Commissioner Srinagar for giving them a patient hearing and assuring them that they will not be deprived of their livelihood.     “IGP Mr Munir Khan gave us a ... Read More »

Spray Attack: IUST suspends four students

Srinagar, Nov 1, CNS: Four MBA students of Islamic University of Science of Technology (IUST), Awantipora have been suspended over spray attack.     At least eight students of the varsity had fainted after the spray attack that took place as they were waiting for their post-lunch classes. The girl students were shifted to SKIMS for treatment. The attack took place last ... Read More »

Abdul Haq Khan reviews progress of Rural Development works in Budgam

7.6 lakh person days generated under MGNREGA, 2619 works completed at cost of Rs 16.74 cr                     BUDGAM, OCTOBER 31: Minister for Rural Development, Abdul Haq Khan today reviewed the progress of various developmental works taken up by the Rural Development Department in Budgam district.            The Minister took the block-wise review of developmental works being carried out under ... Read More »

Malik expresses grief over demise of Iqbal Wani’s mother

Participates in her funeral prayers Srinagar, Oct 31 (KNS): Chairman of Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF), Muhammad Yasin Malik has expressed grief and sorrow over the sad demise of the mother of Muhammad Iqbal Wani and Abdul Qayoom Wani of Maisuma Srinagar. In a statement issued to KNS, after hearing the sad news of her death, Malik went to Budshah ... Read More »

Sec 144 imposed around Srinagar exam centres in Srinagar

            SRINAGAR, OCTOBER 31: District Administration Srinagar today issued magisterial orders imposing prohibitory restrictions under Section 144 CrPc within a radius of 200 meters around examination centres of the district for smooth conduct of annual regular secondary and higher secondary school examinations. It was said that the move is aimed at to ensure free and fair conduct of the exams ... Read More »

Altaf Bukhari directs installation of de-watering pump near Khidmat Press at Regal

‘Area being business hub, city centre to be developed on modern lines’           SRINAGAR, OCTOBER 31: The Minister for Education, Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari today announced that a Dewatering Pump Station will be installed near Khidmat Press in Regal Lane, here which was earlier proposed at Saddar Court.           The pump could not be installed at Saddar Court premises as ... Read More »