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Official Spokesman refutes remarks attributed to CM by New Delhi-based Financial Express

JAMMU, APRIL 14: The State Government spokesman has strongly refuted the remarks attributed to the Chief Minister, Ms Mehbooba Mufti in today’s web edition of New Delhi-based business newspaper Financial Express regarding a youth allegedly tied to a security forces vehicle in Budgam area. “It is highly unfortunate, severely unethical and grossly irresponsible on part of such a prominent newspaper ... Read More »

Army holds Seminar on Drug Menace at Sumbal

Sumbal April 14:With an aim to aware the society and especially college going students about the ill-effect of drugs and a need to follow a multi dimensional policy in war against drug menace, Sumbal Army Camp today organised a seminar at Chinar 9 Jawan Club. An official said seminar commenced with an Elocution competition where many speakers addressed the students ... Read More »

No solution to Kashmir dispute through the barrel of gun, India should rethink: Mirwaiz Qazi Yasir

  SRINAGAR | APR 14 (PTK): The Chairman of Ummat e Islami and Mirwaiz South Kashmir, Qazi Ahmed Yasir today said that Indian army using Kashmiris as human shield or shooting to kill to target young boys exposes that people of Kashmir continue to be treated brutally – making claims of democracy look hollow. According to a Press Statement issued ... Read More »

Only a long term policy can tackle Kashmir issue: Parrikar

  SRINAGAR | APR 14 (PTK): The Kashmir conundrum is not an easy issue to resolve and only a long term policy can tackle it, Goa Chief Minister and former Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said on Friday. Parrikar also said that there was a lot of pressure on him when he was serving as the Defence Minister in the national ... Read More »

Rajanth’s statement depicts their ‘frustration’: Geelani  

  SRINAGAR | APR 13 (PTK): Reacting over the ‘threat statement’ made by Union Home Minister, Rajnath Singh wherein he warned Kashmiri youth of consequences, Hurriyat (G) chairman, Syed Ali Geelani Thursday said that they are losing balance and it depicts their frustration. Geelani also said that the unprecedented poll boycott ‘unnerved Indian authorities’. “It is ridiculous” said Geelani, while ... Read More »

Election drama once again proved a flop show: Joint Hurriyat  

SRINAGAR | APR 13 (PTK):  Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Mohammad Yasin Malik on Thursday criticized authorities for staging election drama in poll bound areas amidst crake down and deployment of heavy contingent of forces & said that it is a slur on so called democracy. lamenting at state administration, resistance leaders said that authorities are deliberately adding ... Read More »

IIMC announces admission schedule for PG Diploma courses in Journalism

JAMMU | APR 07 (PTK): Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC), a premier Institute for training and research in Mass Communication under Ministry of Information and Broadcasting has announced admissions to various Post Graduate Diploma Journalism courses in English, Hindi, Urdu, Radio & Television and Advertising & Public Relations. These courses would be undertaken in various centres setup by IIMC ... Read More »

Dozen houses damaged in Langate

Residents blame Flood Control deptt for losses Srinagar, Apr 07 (KNS): Nearly a dozen residential houses have been damaged in Langate area of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district due to the falling of huge trees after heavy snowfall. According to KNS correspondent, three houses were damaged in Yaroo two in Badrikhal, one each in Ganapora, Langate, Gujarpati Rengpath and Sudergund Hangah. ... Read More »

Governor expresses grief over the tragic death of soldiers

JAMMU, APRIL 7: Governor N. N. Vohra has expressed grief over the tragic loss of three soldiers when an avalanche struck an army post in the Batalik sector of the Ladakh region. The Governor spoke to Lt. General PJS Pannu, GOC 14 Corps, and conveyed his sympathies to the bereaved families and wished early recovery to the soldiers buried under ... Read More »

Chief Secretary reviews implementation of Land Records Modernization Programme

JAMMU, APRIL 7: Chief Secretary, B R Sharma, Friday chaired the 3rd meeting of the Governing Body of Jammu & Kashmir Land Records Management Agency (JaKLaRMA), to review the implementation of the Digital India Land Records Modernization Programme (DILRMP). DILRMP is an integrated programme aimed at modernizing of land records to minimize the scope of Land/property disputes and enhance transparency ... Read More »