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DIPR sets up advanced audio-visual facility

‘Department to arrange internship, training for local media professionals in reputed media organizations, institutes’ Srinagar, Mar 15 (KNS): The Department of Information & Public Relations (DIPR) has put in place high-end audio-visual infrastructure for in-house production of departmental programme Aks-e-Parwaaz. “Besides latest High Definition cameras, the Department has also installed latest digital workstations for the in-house production of audio-visual developmental ... Read More »

British Kashmiri Diaspora stages protest, Pitches for release of Shabir Shah

London, Mar 15, CNS: British Kashmiri Diaspora staged a protest in British capital London urging upon international community to impress upon Government of India to release ailing Kashmiri pro-freedom leader Shabir Ahmed Shah.     Reports said that British Kashmiri Diaspora holding banners and placards staged a silent protest in London. One of the banners read: “British Kashmiri Diaspora appeal to Her Majesty ... Read More »

Downfall of BJP has Begun: Usman Majid 

Srinagar, March 15: State General Secretry of Pradesh Congress Committee and MLA Bandipora Usman Majid here on today said that the downfall of BJP has begun following the humiliating defeat in the Phulpur Gorakhpur By poll. Majid said that People are very upset with the fake promises of Modi & BJP Govt. He said that the people of Gorakhpur have ... Read More »

Kashmir fascinate Malaysian High Commission officials

Dir Tourism interacts with diplomats Srinagar, March 14: After enjoying their holiday trip to Kashmir which concluded on Wednesday, officials at the Malaysian High Commission vowed to encourage their citizens to visit Valley for holidaying. Counsellor Mohd Hafiz Bin Othman and Counsellor Zamil, Advisor Dr Ahmad Sham Baharin and Immigration Attache Siti Zulaikha Binti Abdul Wahab at Malaysian High Commission along ... Read More »

Army organises tuition classes for class 9th, 10th  at Watlab

Watlab. Mar 14: Paribal Tekri RR Battalion (under the aegis of Watlab Sector) has started tuition classes for students of grades 9th and 10th in subjects English, Science and Maths, so as to empower them with more knowledge to excel in academics, an official spokesperson said.             The coaching will be provided absolutely free during the months of March and April. ... Read More »

On CM’s intervention, Railways open another halt station at Naina Batpora

Jammu, Mar 14, CNS:  The Ministry of Railways has accepted the recommendation of Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti to open up a halt station at Naina Batpora in Pulwama district on the Baramulla-Banihal rail line. With this all six halt points on the Baramulla-Banihal Rail line, as recommended by the Chief Minister for the convenience of general public of the respective areas, ... Read More »

Kashmiri photo journalist released from Jail on bail

New Delhi, Mar 14, CNS: Photo Journalist Kamran Yousuf, who was arrested on stone-pelting charges last year, has been released from Delhi jail Wednesday morning, reports said.     Kamran hails from South Kashmir’s Pulwama district.     A Delhi based Kashmiri Journalist said that about 35 Kashmiri journalists in Delhi (one in Doha) contributed to organize Kamran Yousuf's bail surety. “This solidarity is heartwarming. Two photo ... Read More »

BJP endorses Drabu’s statement

‘The only issue is to get POK back’ Srinagar, Mar 12 (KNS): Endorsing the statement of Finance Minister, Haseeb A Drabu that Kashmir is not a political issue; Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday said that the only issue is to get ‘POK’ back.  Talking to KNS, BJP General Secretary (organization) Ashok Koul said that there is no problem with what Drabu ... Read More »

Despite Govt directions; Authorities yet to identify major lifeline buildings for fire safety audit

  Srinagar, Mar 10 (KNS): Though the instructions were issued by the Disaster Management department and Chief Secretary of the state to all the government departments, to identify major lifeline buildings for fire safety audit, it has been observed that the authorities are not taking the directives seriously and most of the departments have failed to identify the buildings. The ... Read More »