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Housing for All: Sopore locals held protest against Urban Local Bodies

Srinagar, Jan 15, CNS: Locals from different areas of Sopore town in North Kashmir’s Baramulla district Monday staged a massive protest against Urban Local Bodies Department alleging that under Housing for All Scheme, they were sidelined even though every family paid Rs 1000 to the Department.     Housing for All Scheme also known as Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana is an initiative ... Read More »

Hizb remembers its slain commander on his 13th Death Anniversary

Srinagar, Jan 15, CNS: Militant outfit Hizbul Mujahideen Monday paid rich tribute to one of its commanders Ghulam Rasool Dar alias Ghazi Naseeruddin on his 12th death anniversary. Ghazi was killed in 2004 during a gunfight with Indian troopers in Srinagar. As per a statement to CNS, Hizb Chief Syed Salahuddin while addressing a meeting said that the slain militant was a religious ... Read More »

Altaf Bukhari attends 65th meeting of CABE

Minister puts across J&K’s Education sector requirements; Seeks timely release of SSA funds NEW DELHI, JANUARY 15: Minister for Education, Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari today put across an in-depth account of education sector   requirements of Jammu and Kashmir here at the 65th meeting of Central Advisory Board of Education (CABE).   The Meeting was chaired by Union Human Resource Development Minister ... Read More »

AAC expresses concern over launching of CASOs in downtown

‘Weeks ahead of Jan 26, entire Kashmir turned into a military fortress’ Srinagar Jan 15 (KNS): Jammu and Kashmir Awami Action Committee (AAC) Monday expressed its serious concern over the launch of cordon and search operations (CASO), door to door searches and unleashing a reign of terror in downtown areas of Sher-i-Khas after a gap of 17 years stating that entire Kashmir is ... Read More »

Rampant mis-governance and administrative chaos order of the day: NC

Provincial Committee Meeting held at Srinagar Srinagar, Jan 15 (KNS): National Conference on Monday said that rampant misgovernance and administrative chaos had become the order of the day in the State under the PDP-BJP Government as the people of the State were struggling for even essential services and commodities. Addressing the Party’s monthly Provincial Committee Meeting for Kashmir at NC Headquarters, ‘Nawa-e-Subha’ on ... Read More »

Govt fails to implement its own developmental agenda: Sagar

Terms budget as 'chiller budget' Srinagar, Jan 15 (KNS): National Conference senior leader and legislator from Khanyar, Ali Mohammad Sagar Monday castigated the PDP-BJP government over its alleged failure to implement developmental agenda in last three years. According to the KNS correspondent, while participating in the discussion over the budget in the legislative Assembly, Sagar termed the Rs 80000 crore budget presented ... Read More »

NC stages walk-out over CASO in Central and North Kashmir, Army Chief’s remark

Locking horns with BJP, NC says "CASO and Panchayat polls can't go together Jammu, Jan 15 (KNS): National Conference on Monday created an uproar in the assembly and sought explanations from the government in the conduct of cordon and search operations in central Kashmir particularly Srinagar city and north Kashmir and army chief's remark on working of schools in Kashmir. According to ... Read More »

Kashmir to promote Agri-tourism: Dir Agri

SRINAGAR, JANUARY 15: Director Agriculture Kashmir Syed Altaf Ajaz today said the Department of Agriculture will promote “Agri-tourism” in the valley in a big way. The Director said this during in a meeting held to discuss the status and progress made on various provisions and modalities of the Agri-tourism project and to explore the possibilities of popularizing rural and Agri-tourism ... Read More »

Water supply to remain affected in some parts of Srinagar, Budgam on Tuesday

  SRINAGAR, JANUARY 15:  Executive Engineer Water Supply Master Plan, Division Srinagar today said that water supply to areas of Srinagar and Budgam fed on Sukhnag Water Supply Scheme will remain affected on January 16 from 10 am onwards till next-day afternoon to carry out urgent repair works. The areas which would be affected are Gungbugh, Lalu sheeshgari bagh, Galwanpora, Jeelanabad, Humhama, ... Read More »

Delegation of KEG, KPC call on Chief Minister, thank her for setting up Aiwan i Sahafat at Sgr

JAMMU, JANUARY 15: A joint delegation of representatives of Kashmir Editors Guild (KEG) and Kashmir Press Club, Srinagar called on the Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti here today. The delegation thanked the Chief Minister for her intervention in establishing Aiwan i Sahafat in Srinagar and taking necessary steps in handing over the premises for the purpose. The Chief Minister informed the delegation that ... Read More »