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Quarry holders disrupt traffic for hours ‘Resolve our issue without any dealy’

Srinagar, Oct 31, CNS: Quarry holders Tuesday staged a massive protest and blocked vehicular movement for hours against government decision of not allowing them to resume their operations at Athwajan and Pantha Chowk quarries.     The protest was organized by United Quarry Association and Himalayan Quarry and Tipper Association, led by Mushtaq Ahmed and Muhammad Maqbool.      The protesters said that they should ... Read More »

Israeli defence team visits Army base in Jammu and Kashmir

Srinagar, Oct 31, CNS: An Israeli defence delegation visited the Indian Army's Northern Command headquarters at Udhampur in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday, official sources said. "An Israeli delegation led by Major General Yakov (Kobi) Barak called on the Northern Command's General Officer Commanding-in-Chief Lt Gen Devraj Anbu to discuss matters of mutual interest," an Army statement said. (CNS)   Read More »

SMC in deep slumber: Vendors block roads, shopkeepers merchandise on footpaths

  Srinagar, Oct 31, CNS: The Ward Officers of Srinagar Municipal Corporation have been giving an open field to shopkeepers across Srinagar, who occupy footpaths at will to the much discomfiture of commuters.      The shopkeepers in every nook and corner of city display most of their merchandise on front portion of the shops occupying the footpath. Neither police nor SMC ... Read More »

Info Deptt felicities student participants of I-Day 2017

Such felicitation ceremonies would be held in future also: Dir Srinagar, Oct 30 (KNS): An award ceremony was held here to felicitate the students who had earlier participated in the Independence Day 2017. Chaired by the Director of Information Department, the felicitation ceremony held here at the department’s auditorium.  Joint Director Information (Headquarters) Abdul Majeed Zargar, and Assistant Director Information ... Read More »

Reports of Hizb attempting assassination of Sajjad Lone based on fiction: Hizb

‘Such reports aimed at defaming the Hizb leadership’ Srinagar, Oct 23 (KNS): Hizbul Mujahideen has refuted the reports carried in some sections of media over assassination plot by its militants against the Peoples Conference leader and Minister for Social Welfare Sajad Lone and called them fake assumptions, its spokesman said. In an e-mailed statement to KNS, HM spokesman Saleem Hashmi ... Read More »

Denial of restoration of Article 370, fiddling with Article 35A unacceptable: Tarigami

‘Our state has been deprived of the rights and powers which other states enjoy’ Srinagar, Oct 30 (KNS): CPI (M) Sate secretary and independent MLA from Kulgam, M Y Tarigami Monday said that the dialogue process can be meaningful only when this political issue is addressed aiming at protecting rights of the people. In a statement to KNS, he said that autonomy, ... Read More »

New Delhi’s all follies will culminate at their defeat: Geelani

Condemns HR violations in Kashmir Srinagar, Oct 30 (KNS): Hurriyat Conference (G) chairman, Syed Ali Geelani on Monday said that history stands witness that in contrast to every freedom movement, occupational and tyrant forces have always suffered a defeat. Geelani while referring to prevailing gloomy situation and commenting over unabated brutalities inflicted by authorities and intimidating statements, said, “Authorities in Delhi through ... Read More »

BRO inaugurates third bridge in a month in Leh region

All bailey bridges to be replaced by modern bridges: CE Himank Leh, Oct 29 (KNS): Continuing its development spree in strategic Ladakh region, Project Himank of Border Roads Organisation Sundaydedicated another bridge to the people of the cold desert, the third such bridge in a month, for efficient connectivity to China border. Chief Engineer Project Himank, Brigadier DM Purvimath, inaugurated ... Read More »

Dr Farooq chairs party’s working committee meet

Reiterates the party’s resolve of protecting states special status Srinagar, Oct 28 (KNS): National Conference President and Member of Parliament for Srinagar, Dr. Farooq Abdullah on Saturdaychaired Party’s Working Committee meeting at ‘Nawa-e-Subha’ Complex in Srinagar. In the meeting party Working President Omar Abdullah, General Secretary Haji Ali Mohammad Sagar, Additional General Secretary Dr Sheikh Mustafa Kamal, Provincial Presidents Nasir Aslam ... Read More »

‘A day after Darbar Move, PDD issues darkness schedule for Kashmir’

21-hr power cut in metered areas in a week; 42 -hr in non-metered areas: PDD Chief Srinagar, Oct 28 (KNS): Ahead of chilly winter months, Kashmir will be facing twenty one- hour power cut in metered areas in a week and forty two- hour cut in non- metered areas, as per the curtailment schedule of Power Development Department. Chief Engineer ... Read More »