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Tourism deptt organises mock drill on ‘avalanche accident rescue’ at Gulmarg

Gulmarg, March 10: The department of tourism Kashmir in association with ArmySaturday organised Mock Drill at Ski Patrol Base, Kangdori to impart necessary skills to the ski petrol team regarding avalanche accident rescue operations. Various agencies including Army, Institute of Skiing and Mountaineering, Ski Guides, Police, Ski Petrol Team participated in the drill who were imparted training on how to evacuate ... Read More »

CB submits status report of Kuthua rape and murder case to HC’

Next date of hearing on 14 March Srinagar, Mar 9 (KNS):  The Jammu and Kashmir Crime Branch which is investigating Kuthua rape and murder case, Fridaysubmitted the status report before the Jammu and Kashmir High Court. On January 17, body of minor Muslim girl was found in the forests near Rasana, Hiranagar.The, girl had been missing for a week. According to police, she had ... Read More »

‘JK BJP asked to desist from creating controversies’

Leaders must inform party president before giving any statement: Avinash Rai Khana Srinagar, Mar 09 (KNS): Amid differences between the coalition partners, the BJP high command has directed its state leaders to sideline the controversial issues and focus on the developmental issues. A senior BJP leader on condition of anonymity told KNS that the state leaders have been directed not ... Read More »

Abdul Haq announces Rs 3 cr for District Court Complex Kupwara

Says Govt Committed to strengthen Judicial infrastructure in JK KUPWARA, MARCH 09: Minister for Rural Development Panchayati Raj, Law and Justice Abdu Haq Khan on Friday said the government is committed to strengthen the judiciary in the state and that all possible assistance will be provided for strengthening the judicial system in the state.             The Minister said this while interacting with the judges, lawyers and ... Read More »

Kid slips to death in Khansahab

Budgam, Mar 9, CNS: A kid here in Central Kashmir’s Budgam district slipped to death when he was walking along a canal this afternoon.    Police sources said that 3 years old male baby at Arigam Khansahab was walking along a canal locally known as ‘Navkul’ when he slipped and fell into the canal. The flow of water swept him away. Locals ... Read More »

JKLF protests against shifting of prisoners, killings and Kathua rape and murder case

  Srinagar, Mar 9, CNS: In a bid to highlight the plight of Kashmiri inmates lodged in Indian Tihar Jail, Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front leadership on the call of Joint Resistance Leadership carried out a peaceful march from Maisuma to Budshah Chowk.       The march was carried out to protest against shifting of Kashmiri prisoners to outside state jails, move to save ... Read More »

Demarcate retrieved forest land: Lal Singh to Forest Deptt officials

JAMMU, MARCH 08-Minister for Forest, Environment and Ecology, Choudhary Lal Singh today directed the Divisional Forest Officers to gear up their men and machinery for demarcation of retrieved forests land to avoid further encroachment. This was stated by the Minister while addressing a meeting of officers of Forest and its allied wings, here today. Principal Chief Conservator of Forests, Ravi ... Read More »

Veeri reviews functioning of JKSHC, preparedness for Hajj-2018

Minister stresses on making advance arrangements for smooth pilgrimage JAMMU, FEBRUARY 08: Minister for Revenue, Haj & Auqaf and Parliamentary Affairs, Abdul Rehman Veeri today chaired a meeting to review the functioning of J&K State Haj Committee (JKSHC) and the preparedness for Haj Pilgrimage-2018. Members of SHC including MP Nazir Ahmad Laway, MLA Mushtaq Ahmad Shah, MLC Saif-ud-Din Bhat besides ... Read More »

Finnish sawmills present at India Wood 2018 to establish strong cooperation with Indian companies

  March 8th, Bangalore: India Wood, one of the world’s leading exhibitions for the furniture manufacturing and the woodworking industry, witnessed participation of 850 exhibitors from 40 countries in its 10th edition.  Wood from Finland, a national promotion program for Finnish sawn timber managed by Business Finland and the Finnish Sawmills Association gave an opportunity to 13 Finnish companies to be ... Read More »

Govt fails to check whether assigned task completed

Committees give no suggestions for effective coordination between PDP-BJP Srinagar, Mar 8 (KNS): It has become a norm for the government to form committees of ministers and bureaucrats on vital issues, who did very little in completing their assigned task so far.  Official sources told KNS that government too was not concerned to ensure that these committees complete their assigned ... Read More »