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Celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr with simplicity and austerity: Geelani

SRINAGAR | JUNE 24 (PTK):  Extending his heartfelt Eid Greetings to the Muslim Ummah, Syed Ali Geelani appealed people of state to celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr with simplicity and austerity and asked affluent families of the State to take care of the needy, orphans, widows, elderly and families of martyrs. Syed Ali Geelani said that Eid is an occasion of happiness and celebration, ... Read More »

12-year old girl crushed to death in Budgam,mob torches  vehicle

  Sartaj Ahmad  Budgam,June 23: A 12-year old girl was today  hit by a government vehicle near main chowk Nasrullah Pora in Budgam district on Friday afternoon,Police said. The girl was immediately rushed to the District Hospital Budgam where doctors declared  her  brought dead. Doctors at DH Budgam told Kashmir Convener that the girl has received multiple injuries and was ... Read More »

AIP seeks time bound impartial probe into killing of Police Officer

  'Mehbooba Mufti’s remarks over incident unacceptabe' Srinagar 23 June:  Seeking a time bound impartial probe into death of Mohammad Ayoob Pandith, a police officer allegedly killed by a mob in Nowhatta area, Awami Itihad Party (AIP) has accused Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti of crossing her domain by using provoking remarks. In a statement issued today party spokesman Inam-u-Nabi said ... Read More »


  Baramulla, 22 June 2017:  In a bid to improve relation with local population, a ‘DAWAT – E- IFTAR’ was hosted by the Army’s Dagger Division on Thursday  for the Awaam of Baramulla.                 The chief host, Major General RP Kalita, SM, VSM, GOC Dagger Division personally welcomed the guests who turned up in large numbers despite the inclement  weather. ... Read More »

Altaf Bukhari inspects flood protection works in Srinagar  

Calls for expediting dredging of Flood Spill Channel SRINAGAR, JUNE 21: Minister for Education, Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari today conducted an extensive tour of Srinagar city to take the firsthand appraisal of ongoing dredging operation on flood spill channel. The Minister was accompanied by Deputy Commissioner Srinagar, Dr Farooq Ahmad Lone, Chief Engineer of Irrigation and Flood Control (I&FC), SE Mechanical ... Read More »

Accredited Media-persons’ list uploaded on DIPR website

SRINAGAR, JUNE 21: The Department of Information and Public Relations (DIPR) has uploaded the list of Accredited Media-persons from both Kashmir and Jammu divisions on its official website. The list is available on the link To remove the discrepancies, if any, in the Accredited Media list, the DIPR has urged the Journalists and the News Media Organizations to bring the same ... Read More »

Geelani pays tributes to slain militants

Expresses concern about setting up of new, more forces camps in Shopian Srinagar, Jun 21 (KNS): Paying glorious tributes to the youth slain in Pazalpora gunfight, Syed Ali Geelani said that they bravely and willingly offer their today for our tomorrow. Geelani expressed his serious concern about setting up of new and more forces camps in Shopian and said that setting ... Read More »

CM hosts Iftar at Srinagar

1500 guests representing different walks of life attended the Iftar Srinagar, Jun 21 (KNS): Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti, hosted an Iftar here this evening at SKICC. Around 1500 guests representing different walks of life attended the Iftar. Governor, N. N. Vohra; Deputy Chief Minister, Dr. Nirmal Singh; several Ministers; MLAs and MLCs; former legislators; Chief Secretary, B. B. Vyas; DGP, ... Read More »

Mehbooba asks for preserving green spaces in urban centres

74 projects under AMRUT, parking slots, Intelligent Traffic System at Jammu, Srinagar being executed SRINAGAR, JUNE 21: Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti today asked for proper preservation of green spaces in the urban centres even as she reiterated her direction of time bound completion of projects. The Chief Minister was chairing a review meeting of Housing & Urban Development Department here ... Read More »

Thousands participate in funeral of slain Sopore militant

  SRINAGAR | JUNE 21 (PTK):  Thousands of people from different areas of Sopore town amid incessant rains reached Brath Kalan to offer funeral prayers of Gulzar Ahmad Lone. Gulzar was killed in an encounter with forces in Pazalpora area of Sopore along with his associate Basit Ahmad of Andergam Pattan. He had joined militant ranks in 2015. Amid sobs, Women ... Read More »