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Nirmal singh calls on PM

NEW DELHI: The Deputy Chief Minister, Dr. Nirmal Singh, today called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi here today. Dr. Singh discussed the security scenario, State affairs, law and order of the State. He also apprised the Prime Minister about the status of various developmental initiatives undertaken under the Prime Minister’s Development Package (PMDP). 

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Altaf Bukhari praises Private schools.

SRINAGAR: Minister for Education, Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari, today said that private schools are essential contributors of government in imparting the quality education and play an important role by assisting the government in imparting education to masses. The Minister was interacting with  the delegation of Jammu and Kashmir Un-aided Private School Coordination Committee (JKUPSCC) which […]

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Chief Minister dedicates Nishat land to Youth

SRINAGAR, MAY 17: In a major development, Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti, who is also the President of Sports Council, dedicated the land at Brein Nishat to the aspiring and budding sports persons and locals of the area. Earlier, J&K State Sports Council on the instructions of Chief Minister had directed Revenue Department to address the […]

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CM Meets deputations at her residence.

SRINAGAR: Scores of deputations and   individuals in large numbers met the Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti here today and demanded extension of developmental activities in their areas and pacing up the works already under execution.The deputations invited attention of the Chief Minister towards their problems and sought their immediate redressal. The Chief Minister assured the deputations […]

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Recruitment will help to eradicate militancy.Vaid

  Srinagar: Director General of Police Dr SP Vaid on Thursday visited district Police Lines Pulwama to inspect the process of recruitment of the constables in the district. The DGP was received by the chairman of the Police Recruitment Board Surinder Gupta, IGP and other members of the Board. Gupta briefed the DGP regarding the […]

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ICJ stays death sentence of Jadhav.

Agencies The Hague The International Court of Justice (ICJ), the primary judicial organ of the United Nations, has stayed the death sentence awarded to former Indian Naval officer and Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav by the Pakistan military court, citing that both – India and Pakistan – were bound by the Vienna Convention and that the […]

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Farooq bats for Governor rule

National Conference President and Member of Parliament for Srinagar, Dr. Farooq Abdullah on Thursday said imposition of Governor’s rule and placing the Legislative Assembly under suspended animation was unavoidable and imperative to restore normalcy and peace in Kashmir. Speaking to reporters in Srinagar, Dr. Farooq Abdullah said the PDP-BJP Alliance was bereft of a political […]

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GST bill  to be introduced in a month: Drabu

Srinagar: Finance Minister Dr Haseeb A Drabu on Thursday said that the JK Govt will introduce the Goods and Services Tax (GST) bill in next 30 days in state legislature. Talking to media persons on the sidelines of 14th GST council meet at SKICC in Srinagar, Dr Drabu said, “We will go into the GST […]

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Arun Jaitley, Mehbooba Mufti discuss funds flow to Jammu and Kashmir

Srinagar: Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today met Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti here and discussed various issues pertaining to the state, including funds flow under the Prime Minister’s Development Plan. Jaitley, who arrived here yesterday for the GST Council meet, had a 45-minute meeting with the chief minister. “Mehbooba Mufti discussed with […]

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Government to investigate SKICC incident.

The Government on Wednesday appointed Commissioner Secretary Industries & Commerce Department, Shailendra Kumar, as inquiry officer to enquire into circumstances which led to commotion and unruly situation during a function organized by State Rural Livelihood mission at SKICC on May 16, a communiqué informed. The inquiry shall inter alia include fixing responsibility on the officers/officials […]

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