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Unabated killings, brutalities are worst form of state terrorism: Geelani

Appeals people to maintain discipline and avoid confusion and disorder Srinagar, Oct 07 (KNS): Chairman Hurriyat Conference (G), Syed Ali Geelani on Saturday said that people pursuing right to self-determination are facing worst type of state sponsored terrorism.  Expressing his deep concern over human rights violations, Geelani said that unabated killings and brutalities are worst form of state terrorism. Geelani in his ... Read More »

Influential doctors, continue to get postings of convenience & comfort

Voiceless suffer Srinagar, Oct 07 (KNS): Notwithstanding the tall claims of government to streamline the system of postings and transfers, it has been seen that the doctors backed by powerful babus remain posted on their places of choice for decades together. Authorized sources within the health department told KNS that the transfer policy of doctors is being blatantly flouted, with ... Read More »

After Div Com’s directions, SMC demolishes illegal structure at Jawahar Nagar

Three hotels sealed at Raj Bagh, drive will continue: Dr Shafqat Khan Srinagar, Oct 07 (KNS): Following the directions given by the Divisional Commissioner Baseer Ahmad Khan, the Srinagar Municipal Corporation (SMC) on Saturday launched a demolition drive in Srinagar. The SMC officials here on the first day of the drive demolished an illegal structure in Jawahar Nagar area of Srinagar. “The ... Read More »

Karbala teaches patience in adversity, defending self-esteem: Ansari

          SRINAGAR, OCTOBER 07: Minister for Information Technology, Technical Education and Youth Services and Sports, Molvi Imran Raza Ansari today said the battle of Karbala taught mankind to remain patient in hardships and endurance for advocating cause of truth.           The Minister was speaking at a day-long remembrance function held to pay tributes to Karbala Martyrs at Shalimar organized by ... Read More »

Veeri, Nizam-ud-Din visit family of Atiqa Bano, express sympathies

BARAMULLA, OCTOBER 7:  On the instructions of Chief Minister, Ms Mehbooba Mufti, Minister for Revenue Relief Rehabilitation and Reconstruction Abdul Rehman Veeri today visited house of noted cultural activist Atiqa Bano at Spopore and expressed sympathies with the family. The Minister was accompanied by Nizam-ud-Din Bhat, Vice-Chairman, Handloom and Handicrafts Development Corporation. They hailed Late Atiq Bano's efforts in furthering ... Read More »

In a first, PCI full Council meeting in Srinagar on Oct 9

SRINAGAR, OCTOBER 07: The Press Council of India (PCI) is for the first time convening full Council meeting in Srinagar on 9 October 2017. The PCI delegation led by its chairman Justice (Retd) C K Prasad and Members is scheduled to arrive here on 8 October for the annual Council meeting. The PCI Members arriving for the meeting in Srinagar include Mr S ... Read More »

Work on Zojila tunnel to start soon, Govt. keen on dev of Kargil, Leh: Mehbooba

KARGIL, OCTOBER 07: Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti today said that work on the construction of Zojila tunnel, connecting Ladakh region with Kashmir Valley, will start soon after conclusion of the necessary formalities. She said the Government is keen on the development and progress of both the districts of Kargil and Leh. Addressing a function here after distributing scooties among the ... Read More »

Leh’s Pratham Shyok bridge revives Silk route, religious pilgrimage

Leh, Oct​ 5​: The ‘Pratham-Shyok’ strategic bridge inaugurated by Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman in Leh on Darbuk-Shyok-Daulat Beg Olde (D-S-DBO) axis on September 30 during her visit to the region is the only road to reach the Line of Actual Control (LAC). And holds religious, military and ancient Silk route revival significance. Constructed by Border Road Organisation (BRO) under project ... Read More »

Govt is shielding braid choppers: KEA

  ‘2016 like street protests only option with us’ Srinagar, Oct 05 (KNS): Kashmir Economic Alliance (KEA) headed by Farooq Ahmad Dar Thursday protested against the growing incidents of mysterious braid chopping, saying that it is a ploy to divert the attention of Kashmiris. The KEA members assembled here at Press Enclave and chanted slogans against the administration. They were demanding authorities ... Read More »

Police uses pepper gas against Anganwadi workers outside Civil Secretariat

‘Every successive regime made broken promises with us’ Srinagar, Oct 05 (KNS): Police on Thursday used pepper gas canister to disperse the Angnawadi workers who are strike from past several week, demanding enhancement of their monthly honorarium at par with rest of the states. The Anganwadi workers earlier assembled here at Pratap Park and later marched towards the civil Secretariat here to ... Read More »