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Kavinder, Sham Lal, Priya launch joint initiative to rejuvenate Public Parks

Review amenities available to general public in Jammu JAMMU, MARCH 06 – Speaker J&K Legislative Assembly Kavinder Gupta today in coordination with Minister for PHE, Irrigation & Flood Control Sham Lal Choudhary and Minister of State for Education, Culture, Tourism, Floriculture and Parks Priya Sethi launched a mega drive to rejuvenate the public parks in Jammu city. This is a joint ... Read More »

Police use tear gas shells to foil NHM employees protest

Scores injured in police action Srinagar, Mar 06 (KNS): Police on Monday used tear gas canisters to disperse the National Health Mission (NHM) employees after they tried to march towards the Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti’s Gupkar residence. On the sixth consecutive day of the protest, scores of NHM employees sustained injuries after police used tear gas canisters to disperse them ... Read More »

Education only potent means to ensure empowerment: Zulfkar

Minister inaugurates High School building at Sankari RAJOURI, MARCH 05: Highlighting the importance of education as a potent tool to ensure empowerment, Minister for Food, Civil Supplies & Consumer Affairs, Choudhary Zulfkar Ali today said every child in JK must be educated with stronger commitment.“Half of the problems could be addressed if the people are educated. People could come out ... Read More »

Highway Upgradation: Andrabi takes appraisal of transmission lines, towers realignment

  Asks officers, executing agencies to work in synergy JAMMU, MARCH 03:  The Minister of State for Power, Syed Farooq Ahmad Andrabi today chaired a high level review meeting of senior officers of National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) and IRCON to discuss the issues regarding re-alignment of Power Transmission Lines, Towers and Distribution works affected by 4-lanning by Srinagar-Jammu ... Read More »

Hurriyat (G) concerns over Govt decision of adding more pellet guns

‘Indian authorities hell-bent to muzzle voices with dent of might’ Srinagar, Mar 03 (KNS): Hurriyat (G) on Friday expressed deep concern over the decision of state administration for adding more pellet guns and said that Indian authorities are hell-bent to muzzle voices with the dent of might. “It illustrates their power of arrogance and they are looking Kashmir issue through ... Read More »

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 »