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Munner Khan appointed new IGP Kashmir

Javid Mujtaba Gilani new Director Vigilance Srinagar, May 13 (KNS): The incumbent Director State Vigilance organization Muneer Khan has been transferred and posted as Inspector General of Police (IGP) Kashmir range in place of the incumbent IGP Kashmir Syed Javid Mujtaba Gilani. Sources while disclosing this to KNS revealed that Muneer Khan and Gilani will swap offices as IGP Kashmir ... Read More »

Cross-LoC Shelling: 87 schools along forward areas in Rajouri closed

  Classes to be conducted at Relief Camps: DC RAJOURI, MAY 13: District Development Commissioner, Rajouri, Dr Shahid Iqbal Choudhary has ordered closure of 87 schools along LoC till further orders in view of recurrent cross-border shelling in the villages located in the forward areas of the district. “Around 87 schools with total enrollment of 4457 students in areas along ... Read More »

Cross-LoC Shelling: People evacuated from affected areas, lodged in relief camps

  120 officers deployed on duty at relief camps, Control Room established at Nowshera: DC Rajouri RAJOURI, MAY 13: The District Administration Rajouri has established special relief camps for the people evacuated from habitations along the Line of Control (LoC) following heavy cross-border shelling in the area. Following heavy shelling and casualties, the District Administration immediately swung into action and ... Read More »

Our militants are not involved in murder of Lt Ummer Fayaz: UJC

Al-Qaeda, ISIS, Taliban have no role in Kashmir’s freedom struggle Srinagar, May 12: United Jihad Council (UJC) on Friday said that its militants are not involved in the killing of young army officer, Lt Ummer Fayaz Parra. In an e-mailed statement issued to KNS, the UJC spokesman, Syed Sadaqat Hussain while quoting the outfit chief, Syed Salah-ud-din as saying: “Our ... Read More »

Mufti Tassaduq appointed Coordinator CM’s Grievance Cell

Would work on honourary basis; won’t draw any salary, perks SRINAGAR, MAY 11: In a step towards ensuring good governance and responsive administration, the Government today appointed Mufti Tassaduq Hussain as the Coordinator of Chief Minister’s Grievance Cell. An order to this effect was issued by the General Administration Department here today. Mufti Tassaduq, as per the order, shall not ... Read More »

ISIS is a terrorist organization, says Lashkar-e-Toiba

Srinagar, May 10, CNS: LeT chief Mehmood Shah has said that they have nothing to do with ISIS.    “The allegation is completely baseless. In Jammu and Kashmir, ISIS is a part of RAW's plot to sabotage the freedom movement. ISIS is a terrorist organization founded and funded by India, America and Israel to disintegrate and kill Muslims in the world.” ... Read More »

Students involvement in unrest – Governor discusses concerns with Education Minister

SRINAGAR, MAY 10: Governor N.N. Vohra, deeply disturbed by the series of recent reports on incidents involving students in situations leading to public disorder, has been repeatedly stressing his concern that the educational interests of the entire student community must be vigorously advanced and selfishly protected and, under no circumstances, should the future careers of the student community be allowed ... Read More »

Is Farooq Abdullah playing a peacemaker in Kashmir?

‘His meeting with Modi has set political chatter in JK’ Srinagar, May 10 (KNS): Former Chief Minister and National Conference president Dr Farooq Abdullah’s meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi has set the chatter among political circles in the state on whether the senior political leader is playing a “peacemaker” in the restive Valley. Farooq on Tuesday met Modi in New Delhi ... Read More »

Budgam residents accuse Army of vandalism

  Budgam, May 9, CNS: Budgam locals in Central Kashmir Tuesday staged a massive protest against Army for allegedly resorting to vandalism on Monday night.       The locals from Daharmuna village according to reports blocked the road and raised slogans against army.    The protesters alleged that army men smashed the windowpanes of residential houses and cars in Paul Mohalla area ... Read More »