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Defunct JK Bank ATM in Pulwama angers consumers

‘ATM’s card reader is not working’ Srinagar, Mar 26 (KNS): Customers of JK Bank in Pulwama villages are angry with the bank authorities for failing to repair the ATM which is not dispensing money properly for the past several months. The ATM installed at JK Bank’s Ratnipora village and accessed by consumers from a number of other villages in the ... Read More »

Hurriyat (G) condemns State authorities for unleashing arrest spree

‘Police have launched massive crackdown against youth’ Srinagar, Mar 26 (KNS): Under well thought plans administration is creating a scare and appalling situation in nook and corner of the stat & harassing people to ensure their participations in upcoming bye polls, said Hurriyat Conference (G) in a statement. In a statement issued to KNS, Hurriyat Conference (G) condemned State authorities ... Read More »

Two arrested in Jammu rifle snatching incident

  JAMMU | MAR 26 (PTK): Two of the three persons involved in a rifle snatching incident in Jammu have been arrested, police sources said on Sunday. “We have arrested two persons belonging to the Kashmir Valley in yesterday’s rifle snatching incident,” media reports quoting Jammu Zone Inspector General of Police S.D. Singh Jamwal said. “The third person is still ... Read More »

Priya Sethi reviews Jammu Mahotsav-2017 arrangements

Calls for ensuring representation of diverse cultural heritage at the mega event JAMMU, MARCH 25: Minister of State for Education, Technical Education, Culture, Tourism, Horticulture, Floriculture and Parks, Priya Sethi today laid stress on ensuring adequate representation of the rich and diverse cultural heritage in the upcoming Jammu Mahotsav-2017. The Minster was speaking at the meeting convened to discuss the arrangements for ... Read More »

Aga Hasan thanks Pakistan Demands release of Malik, Aalam

Srinagar, Mar 25 (KNS): Lauding the role of Pakistan, senior separatist leader Aga Syed Hasan Saturday said that the Government, people and the entire political leadership of Pakistan have all along backed and extended their support to the political movement of Kashmir. While expressing his thanks for the support Aga Syed Hasan said it is encouraging that Pakistan has always ... Read More »

Anganwadi workers protest against Govt

Demand immediate release of their pending honorarium Srinagar, Mar 25 (KNS): Scores of Anganwadi workers on Saturday staged protest against the government for ‘failing to release their honorarium from past six months’. The women protesters who assembled at Srinagar’s Pratap Park were chanted slogans like ‘we want justice’. They were demanding immediate release of their pending honorarium. The protesting Anganwadi ... Read More »

3 days on, MGNREGA employees continue to protest against Govt

Srinagar, Mar 25 (KNS): On the third consecutive day, the association of Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA) employees on Saturday continued to protest against the government for ‘failing to regularize them from past several years’. The members of MGNREGA holding banners assembled at Srinagar’s Pratap Park and staged sit-in there. Notably, on Thursday, scores of MGNREGA association ... Read More »

Congress-NC holds joint election meetings in Shangus, Khanabal

Says PDP lost credibility, will lose both Lok Sabha Seats Srinagar, Mar 25 (KNS): Describing the upcoming Lok Sabha Elections as an opportunity for the people to defeat the fascist forces in the Country, J&K Pradesh Congress Committee (President) G.A. Mir, who is contesting Lok Sabha Elections from Anantnag Parliamentary constituency has urged upon the people to ensure the victory ... Read More »

Kashmir by-polls to prove waterloo for RSS backed PDP: Dr Farooq

Addresses party workers, functionaries Srinagar, Mar 25 (KNS): National Conference President Dr Farooq Abdullah on Saturday said the upcoming by-polls to the two Kashmir parliamentary constituencies are not just the battle of ballot but fight for survival of secularism, which is at peril in the wake of communal and divisive forces taking centre stage in the state polity. “The outcome ... Read More »

MNREGA employees stages protest, demands job policy  

  SRINAGAR | MAR 24 (PTK): Employees engaged under Mahatama Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MNREGA) today staged a protest demonstration in Rajouri demanding job policy for them. The employees assembled in children’s park to stage a peaceful protest amid slogans against the government. They said that for past several years, many people are working under MGNREGA but government ... Read More »