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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 »

Mehbooba stresses on developing heritage spots along Mughal Road

JAMMU, JULY 09: Describing Pir Panchal region as a treasure of heritage and adventure tourism, Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti today stressed on developing spots, particularly heritage sites, along the historic Mughal Road to attract niche tourists from all across the country. Chairing the Governing Body meetings of Poonch and Rajouri Tourism Development Authorities here today, the Chief Minister asked for ... Read More »

Contractors appeal Government to initiate probe against BDO Ganderbal

Srinagar, July 7, CNS: Contractors here in Central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district Friday accused Block Development Officer of demanding commission for every work allotted under Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA).      Contractors who appeared here in Press Enclave Srinagar for the second consecutive dayraised slogans against incumbent BDO Ganderbal. They alleged that BDO demands commission for the payment otherwise ... Read More »

Government seals Burhan’s native town Tral

Army draws ‘warning line’ in Kulgam Srinagar, July 7, CNS: Ahead of popular militant commander Burhan Wani’s anniversary, Tral town of South Kashmir’s Pulwama district has been completely sealed with Army conducting flag march in restive parts of the town, warning people not to venture out from their houses on July 8 (Saturday).      Eyewitnesses and reports said that the town ... Read More »

Minister revokes suspension of Pulwama’s 2 AEEs within few hours

Have asked DC not act against any official without our consent: Akhtar Srinagar, Jul 07 (KNS): In a surprising move the Works Minister Nayeem Akhter revoked the suspension of two Assistant Executive Engineers (AEEs) ordered by Deputy Commissioner Pulwama in a short time of few hours. Confirming that he has revoked the suspension of two Assistant Executive Engineers (AEEs) ordered ... Read More »

GST Implementation: CM felicitates officers of Finance, Law, Information Departments

  SRINAGAR, JULY 07: Chief Minister, Ms Mehbooba Mufti today felicitated the Finance Minister, Dr Haseeb Drabu and his team of officers for ensuring adequate constitutional, economic, financial and administrative safeguards for Jammu and Kashmir in the GST regime which will come into force in the State from this midnight.  The Chief Minister also felicitated the officers of the Law, Information ... Read More »

GST in present form not acceptable: Congress

  Srinagar, July 5, CNS: Congress Legislative Party leader Nawang Rigzin Jora in the floor of house today said that the way Govt is trying to implement GST, it will certainly erode the Special Status of the State, besides harming the fiscal autonomy of the State, which is not acceptable to Congress. He said GST is no doubt Congress baby, but ... Read More »