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‘No officer to be deputed for training outside JK without Govt nod’

‘No officer to be deputed for training outside JK without Govt nod’

SRINAGAR: J&K Government today asked its Departments not to depute any officer/official for training outside the State/country without the prior approval of the General Administration Department (GAD). “It has been observed that some Departments depute/nominate officers outside the state/country for training programme at their own level without consultation/approval of the General Administration Department which tantamount […]

 Bilal Ahmad

Seven passengers injured in Uri road accident

Seven passengers injured in Uri road accident

Baramulla: At least seven passengers sustained injuries in a road accident in north Kashmir’s Uri on Thursday. Reports said that a four wheeler Sumo bearing registration number JK11-2844 was on its way to Uri town from Mangumoad when the driver lost control on speed and met with an accident, resulting in injuries to many passengers. […]

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Sajad Lone meets Vohra 

Sajad Lone meets Vohra 

Srinagar: Sajad Gani Lone, former Minister and MLA Handwara, met Governor N. N. Vohra at the Raj Bhavan on Wednesday. Lone drew Governor’s attention to certain initiatives which had been commenced in the social Welfare and Renewable Energy Departments, including a Project to establish a Renewable Energy Corporation, which could be profitably taken forward. He […]

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Malik grieved over demise of Adv Zaffar Shah’s sister

Malik grieved over demise of Adv Zaffar Shah’s sister

Srinagar: Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF), Muhammad Yasin Malik on Wednesday expressed his heartfelt grief and sorrow over the demise of the sister of prominent jurist Advocate Zaffar Ahmad Shah. Malik as per a statement issued here has also expressed anguish over the demise of an inmate, 70-year-old Ghulam Hassan Malik @ […]

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Banning TV channels depicts polarization of situation by Govt: Er Rasheed

Banning TV channels depicts polarization of situation by Govt: Er Rasheed

Srinagar: Condemning state government for banning 30 TV channels, Awami Itehaad Party (AIP) president and MLA Langate, Engineer Abdul Rasheed Sheikh on Wednesday said that the decision is unfortunate and speaks volumes about how the situation is being polarized by none other than government itself. According to a statement issued here, Er Rasheed said, “The […]

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High Court stays criteria for categorization of newspapers

High Court stays criteria for categorization of newspapers

Provides 2 weeks’ time to DIPR to file objections

Srinagar: Taking cognizance of reservations by some editors of empanelled newspapers regarding the criteria for categorization of newspapers for distribution of Government advertisements, Jammu and Kashmir High Court in a writ petition has stayed the proceedings of categorization of newspapers. According to reports High Court Jammu vide OWP No. 1280/2018; IA No. 1/2018 in a […]

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Advisor Ganai for improving quality of education in Govt schools

Advisor Ganai for improving quality of education in Govt schools

SRINAGAR: Advisor to the Governor, Khurshid Ahmed Ganai today urged the Principals and Headmasters serving in Education Department to improve the quality of education in Government run schools by drawing upon the wealth of their knowledge and experience. The Advisor made these observations while chairing a meeting with General Line Teachers Forum who apprised him […]

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30-day judicial custody of Asiya, her aids is ‘sheer political vendetta’: JRL

30-day judicial custody of Asiya, her aids is ‘sheer political vendetta’: JRL

Denounces questioning of Kashmiri journalist

Srinagar: Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) on Tuesday termed the shifting of Dukhtaran-e-Milat chief Asiya Andrabi and her two associates Fehmeeda Sofi and Nahida Nasreen to Tihar Jail New Delhi under 30 days of Judicial custody by NIA as ‘sheer political vendetta’. JRL comprising Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik in a […]

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News portal faces legal action for publishing Hizbul commander’s letter

News portal faces legal action for publishing Hizbul commander’s letter

Srinagar: Police Tuesday initiated legal proceedings against a news portal for allegedly circulating a letter, which they termed as a “propaganda material”, from Abdul Mannan Wani, a former Aligarh Muslim University scholar who joined Hizbul Mujahideen earlier this year. The letter was allegedly carried by the news portal yesterday. “Police have taken cognizance of the […]

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Residents protest after boy goes missing in north Kashmir 

Residents protest after boy goes missing in north Kashmir 

Srinagar: Hundreds of people on Tuesday blocked the Kupwara-Tanghdar road at Batergam area demanding the whereabouts of a minor boy who went missing since Monday morning. The people protested in the area while appealing police to speed up the investigation to trace the eight -year-old boy. A class 3rd student, Omar Farooq Malik, 8, son […]