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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 »

People will reject RSS and anti-people agenda of PDP-BJP: Congress  

  SRINAGAR | MAR 24 (PTK): Senior leader and Congress MLC Ghulam Nabi Moonga on Friday strongly reacted to PDP’s statement that NC-Congress alliance symbolises deceit and treachery in Jammu and Kashmir. “The elections are not far and I am confident that people will completely reject the RSS and anti-people agenda of PDP and BJP. The PDP should do a ... Read More »

NC-Cong alliance symbolises deceit, treachery’

Combination has always brought miseries to JK residents: Naeem Srinagar, Mar 24: Asserting that Dr Farooq Abdullah and Omar Abdullah were the main reasons behind the mess state was in, Peoples Democratic Party Friday said that the National Conference – Congress alliance symbolises deceit and treachery in Jammu and Kashmir. “The alliance has always brought miseries and added to the ... Read More »

Tassaduq represents new hope for youth: Manhas  

Srinagar, March 24: Senior Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) leader and MLC, Zaffar Iqbal Manhas has said the challenges the state of Jammu and Kashmir is grappling with give us an opportunity to work collectively in more focussed manner for the betterment of our people.  “We can only ensure a better deal for ourselves when we understand the ground realities. Instead of ... Read More »

Sham Choudhary pays tributes to freedom fighters

Asks youth to follow their footsteps JAMMU, MARCH 23: Minister for PHE, Irrigation & Flood Control Sham Lal Choudhary today urged upon the youth to take inspiration from the supreme sacrifice of the freedom fighters and asked them to follow their footsteps to take the country on the path of progress. The Minister said this while addressing the gathering in a ... Read More »

Govt won’t allow encroachment of forests: Lal Singh

Minister reviews Forest Deptt’s functioning in Reasi district RESAI, MARCH 23:  Minister for Forest, Environment and Ecology, Choudhary Lal Singh today said the Government won’t compromise on encroachments, asserting that the violators would be dealt strictly under law. The Minister said this during his tour to Reasi district of Jammu region, where he took stock of working of Forest department ... Read More »