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SHRC asks its SP to probe civilian killings on poll day on Sgr Parl segment

M.M.Shuja has filed complaint before SHRC for probe Srinagar, Nov 15 (KNS): The State Human Rights Commission today ordered investigation by its own SP into the killings of civilians in April during poll day of parliamentary elections in Budgam and Ganderbal. SHRC Chairman Justice Bilal Nazki today directed that the since the authorities have failed to order investigation into the ... Read More »

Court directs police to file FIR against DC Shopian for ‘assaulting’ civilian

Applicant alleged assault by DC Srinagar, Nov 15 (KNS): A local court in Shopian Wednesday directed police to register FIR against Deputy Commissioner Shopian after a civilian alleged that the officer assaulted him. Judicial Magistrate Shopian, Adil Mushtaq, directed the SHO Shopian to file FIR against Muhammad Aijaz (deputy commissioner Shopian) and investigate the matter himself. The applicant Sajad Ahmad Dar has ... Read More »

Mirwaiz visits Khanqah, takes stock of damage caused to Kashmir’s venerated spiritual centre

  SRINAGAR, NOV 15 (PTK): Mutahida Majilis-e-Ulema head Mirwaiz Umar Farooq visited in the morning Kashmirs most revered and sacred shrine of Shah-e-Hamdan (RA) at Khankha-e-Moula here in the wake of mid-night blaze at the shrine that left the main minaret completely damaged. Mirwaiz expressed his shock and sorrow over the damage caused to the shrine by the fire incident that ... Read More »

Naeem Akhter calls on Union Minister for Road Transport, discusses JK’s developmental issues

Gadkari approves Rs 1200 cr for upgradation of major roads in JK, announces Skill Development programme NEW DELHI, NOVEMBER 15: Minister for Public Works, Naeem Akhter today called on Union Minister for Road Transport & Highways, Shipping and Water Resources, Nitin Gadkari, and discussed the proposed developmental projects for Jammu and Kashmir. During an hour-long meeting at his office here, Akhter ... Read More »

Observe complete shutdown on Nov 27: JRL

Mirwaiz, Malik bundled in police vehicle at Abi-Guzar Srinagar, Nov 15 (KNS): Calling for complete shutdown on November 27 against the “plight of political prisoners in jails” and “atrocities in south Kashmir”, Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) Wednesday vowed to continue the “unity” and take forward the freedom struggle. Hurriyat (M) chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front chairman Yasin Malik held ... Read More »

‘Expedite probe against those allegedly involved in corruption cases’: CVC to departments

Newly appointed Vigilance commissioner seeks list of cases Srinagar, Nov 15 (KNS): The State Vigilance Commission (CVC) has asked all the state government departments to speed up departmental inquiries against officials allegedly involved in corruption cases. Sources told KNS that the move comes after the state government and commission, have noticed that many organizations were sitting over corruption complaints. “The ... Read More »

Singapore Govt invites Dr Haseeb Drabu for sharing development experience

JAMMU, NOVEMBER 14: Minister for Finance, Dr Haseeb Drabu will be leaving for Singapore tomorrow on an official study visit. Dr Drabu has been invited by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Government of Singapore on the official visit from 16 to 18 November to share with him Singapore’s development experience in public administration, smart cities, water management, tourism and skill development. According to ... Read More »

Mir Zahoor flags off Cooperative Week at Jammu

Govt contemplates to equip Cooperative assets with latest technological innovations JAMMU, NOVEMBER 14: Minister of State for Forest, Environment, Animal, Sheep Husbandry, Cooperative and Fisheries, Mir Zahoor Ahmad underscored the need for reviving and revitalization of marketing societies and sale outlets of Cooperative department in the State. The Minister was speaking at a function after flagging off 64rd Cooperative Week being ... Read More »

JRL resents Mehbooba’s statement for insulting Kashmiris

  Says love for chair has completely blinded her Srinagar, Nov 13 (KNS): Joint Resistance Leadership of Syed Ali Geelani ,Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Mohammad Yasin Malik expressed deep resentment and condemnation at the statement of Mehbooba Mufti for mocking at and insulting People of Kashmir and their supreme sacrifices by calling them agitators first and beggars later .  JRL ... Read More »