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PWD rebuts media reports regarding change of nomenclature of engineers

‘Fake document circulated by a section of media’ JAMMU, MARCH 23: Expressing dismay over the fake news being circulated by some media organizations regarding change of nomenclature of engineers, a spokesman of the Public Works Department (PWD) today said that no such proposal has been put up at any level in the Department. “Unfortunately some media organizations, especially the online ... Read More »

Vote out PDP for its broken promises: Omar

Addresses joint NC-Congress election rally Anantnag, Mar 22 (KNS): National Conference Working President and former Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Wednesday described PDP a party of broken promises, saying it is used to making hollow rhetorical promises with the least intention of keeping their word. “Spell out even one of the promises that has been kept”, Omar Abdullah dared the ... Read More »

Batote–Kishtwarroad opens for traffic, Mughal Road to be through by April 15

  Naeem reviews status of road clearance, restoration operations JAMMU, MARCH 22: Minister for Public Works Naeem Akhtar today laid thrust on early completion of road clearance operations for restoration of traffic on all snowbound and landslide hit roads in the state. He directed the Public Works department to employ all necessary resources, men and machinery, round-the-clock to clear the roads and ... Read More »

Nominations of 9 candidates found valid for Srinagar Constituency

  SRINAGR, MARCH 22: On the day of scrutiny of nomination papers for Srinagar Parliamentary Constituency, nominations of 9 candidates were found valid by Returning Officer for the Srinagar Parliamentary seat. The nomination papers of Farooq Abdullah of J&K National Conference, Nazir Ahmad Khan of J&K Peoples Democratic Party, Bikram Singh of J&K Liberal Democratic Party, Chetan Sharma of Akhil ... Read More »

Bandipora court upholds CJM’s Masrat Alam release order

Police had booked Alam in Sumbal PS Srinagar, Mar 20 (KNS): Court in Bandipora has upheld the order of the CJM of the disitrct which had directed the police to release from jail Muslim Leauge’s Chairman Masarat Alam. Muslim League Legal secretary Shah Riyaz told KNS that Alam was booked by police in Sumbal, Bandipora under FIR no. 53/2015 and ... Read More »

Demands of MGNREGA staff to be fulfilled once MCC will be over: Minister

  Srinagar, March 20, CNS: Minister for Rural Development and Panchayati Raj Abdul Haq Monday said that all the issues and apprehensions of the staff working under Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA) in Jammu and Kashmir will be resolved once the Model Code of Conduct will be over.      Pertinently, staff working under MGNREGA is on strike ... Read More »

NC, Congress responsible for People’s sufferings: PDP

‘Only PDP has the potential to clear the mess created by NC, Congress’ Srinagar, Mar 19 (KNS): Holding National Conference and Congress responsible for political instability and people’s sufferings, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) hoped that the electorate will once again give their verdict against the troubling alliance. A party spokesman said that the generations have suffered because of the unholy ... Read More »

Congress urges people to defeat communal, fascist forces

Ensure victory of INC NC Joint Candidate G.A. Mir   SRINAGAR | MAR 19 (PTK): Kick Starting election campaign from Dooru Verinag today, District Congress Committee Anantnag held a joint meeting of prominent workers of  INC & NC at Veerinag and Saidiwara. The meeting was presided over by MLA Gulzar Ahmad Wani and attended by Senior District Leaders of the Party. ... Read More »

Mughal Road likely to be opened for traffic within 15 days: DDC Shopian

SHOPIAN, MARCH 18:  The District Development Commissioner Shopian, Manzoor Ahmad Qadri today visited the Heerpora area of district and took stock of ongoing work for re-opening the snowbound Mughal road. He was accompanied by Assistant Commissioner Revenue, Executive Engineer Mughal Road Division Shopian and Executive Engineer Mechanical Division Shopian. The DDC was apprised that men and machinery has been geared ... Read More »

Since months Kashmir faces dearth of Sugar

  SRINAGAR | MAR 17 (PTK):  From last three months, Kashmir Valley is facing dearth of Sugar with authorities seems ignorant about the inconvenience faced by the people especially below Poverty class. The Sugar available in the market is sold rupees 60 per kilogram, which has rendered poor class of the valley to suffer.  Reports said that ration depots across ... Read More »