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Police has yet to confirm reports from Reasi in Jammu region which suggest that five people were killed and many others were injured after landslides . Reports said that all the injured were shifted to hospital and condition of some of the injured  persons was stated to be critical. Police has yet to confirm the […]

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Div Com reviews developmental scenario of Baramulla, Kupwara

BARAMULLA,: Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Baseer Ahmad Khan today chaired a meeting of officers here at Dak Bungalow to review the pace and position of various developmental projects undertaken by different executing agencies in the district. The meeting was attended by District Development Commissioner Baramulla Dr Nasir Ahmad Naqash, DDC Kupwara Khalid Jehangir, ADC’s, SEs and […]

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National Lok Adalats held across Kashmir

SRINAGAR,: A day-long National Lok Adalats were held across the Kashmir Valley during which a number of cases were settled amicably. In Budgam, National Lok Adalat was organized in District Court Complex under the chairmanship of Principal District and Sessions Judge Budgam Rajeev Gupta. During the Adalat, cases of varied natures were taken up for […]

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govt likely to withdraw extra security of politicians

Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir government led by Governor Narendra Nath Vohra is likely to withdraw “extra security” of all the political leaders, including the ministers in the previous BJP-PDP coalition government. The downgrading of security comes for the first time after the BJP pulled out of the coalition government, leading to the eighth governor’s […]

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Hajj 2018: First batch of 820 pilgrims leave for Saudi Arabia

Srinagar : The first batch of 820 pilgrims from Jammu and Kashmir left for Saudi Arabia on Saturday to perform this year’s Hajj pilgrimage. Special buses from the Srinagar Hajj House in Bemina area took the pilgrims to the Srinagar International airport early on Saturday. Authorities said four Air India flights will be carrying them […]

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Fresh batch of pilgrims leave for Amarnath yatra

Srinagar : A fresh batch of 2986 Amarnath yatris left the base camp in Jammu for cave shrine in Kashmir on Saturday, said an official. He said that 1075 yatris left Bhagwati Nagar base camp at 2:30 am in 43 vehicles for Baltal route while 1973 yatris left for Pahalgam route at 3:35 am in 69 […]

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Advisor Kumar visits Mazar-e-Shohada, pays floral tributes to 1931 Martyrs

SRINAGAR, : Advisor to Governor, K Vijay Kumar visited Mazar-e-Shohada at Naqashband Sahib (RA) here today to offer floral tributes to the 1931 Martyrs. He laid wreaths over the graves of the Martyrs. Chief Secretary, B V R Subrahmanyam; Director General of Police, Dr S P Vaid; Divisional Commission Kashmir, Baseer Ahmad Khan; IGP Kashmir, […]

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MP Baig meets Governor

          Srinagar,; Muzzafar Hussain Baig, Member of Parliament, met Governor N.N. Vohra at the Raj Bhavan today. Sh. Baig discussed with Governor important issues relating to the equitable development of the State and the need to ensure the high success of various schemes and programmes in the “Aspirational” Districts of Baramulla and Kupwara. Governor urged Sh. […]

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Sharmila Tagore meets Governor and First Lady

Srinagar, : Ms. Sharmila Tagore, renowned actor, who is visiting Kashmir on a holiday, met Governor and First Lady at the Raj Bhavan. Ms. Tagore shared with Governor and First Lady, her reminisces of the  1960s and 70s when she had visited the Valley on many occasions, when it was among the most preferred locations for […]

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Governor insulted his constitutional position by not visiting martyrs graveyard: Er Rasheed

Srinagar;Coming down heavily on state government for convening meeting of administrative secretaries by Chief Secretary in civil secretariat despite being a state holiday on eve of Martyr’s Day, AIP President Er Rasheed has said that those who are the real heirs of Martyrs have been caged, jailed and restricted to their residences. Leading a procession […]

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