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Outrage on travel ban on JK highway

Outrage on travel ban on JK highway

Political parties seek revocation of ban immediately

Srinagar: Political parties have been outraged over the government’s decision to bar movement of civilian traffic on the JK highway during two days of a week. Various political parties demanded immediate revocation of the order banning movement of civilian traffic on the Jammu-Kashmir highway, saying the move would “add to the miseries” of people. Prohibiting […]

 Press Trust of India

Even during Kargil war JK Highway was open for civilians: Farooq

Even during Kargil war JK Highway was open for civilians: Farooq

Srinagar: The Jammu-Kashmir highway was not closed even during the Kargil war when intelligence reports suggested suicide attackers were at large, former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Farooq Abdullah said on Thursday, a day after the government decided to block the road lifeline for two days a week. “What is happening for God’s sake? Are […]

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Review highway closure diktat: Omar to Govt

Review highway closure diktat: Omar to Govt

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir National Conference vice president and former chief minister Omar Abdullah Thursday asked the Prime Minister Narendra Modi government to review its decision regarding the closure of national highway. Omar said national highway is not any inner small road that you can close. “It is a highway you can’t close it like […]

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PDP strongly opposing ban on civilian traffic on highway: Mehbooba

PDP strongly opposing ban on civilian traffic on highway: Mehbooba

Srinagar: Reacting to the ban imposed on civilian traffic on highway twice in a week, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) President Mehbooba Mufti on Thursday said there was no martial law in the State, thus the party is opposing the move. “We live in a democratic country and there is no martial law in the State, […]

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BJP betraying, humiliating border residents: NC

BJP betraying, humiliating border residents: NC

POONCH: National Conference on Thursday assailed the BJP for betraying border dwellers along Line of Control and International Border in the State, saying the lofty promises made during 2014 elections evaporated soon after forming the governments in New Delhi and Jammu and Kashmir. “The betrayal left the residents of the forward areas humiliated as they […]

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Once Article 370 is revoked, India will turn an occupational force in JK: Mehbooba

Once Article 370 is revoked, India will turn an occupational force in JK: Mehbooba

Srinagar: Reacting strongly to the remarks of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chief and former chief minister Mehbooba Mufti said the day NDA-government revokes Article 370, India will be an occupational force in Jammu and Kashmir. Mehbooba while addressing a rally in Pattan asked Amit Shah did he forget […]

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People of Uri rejected politics of ethnic divide, says Er Rasheed

Uri: Hailing people of Uri for their overwhelming response to AIP’s agenda of innovative and creative politics AIP President Er. Rasheed has said that people have rejected sectarian, regional and ethnic politics. Addressing poll rallies in Rafiabad and Uri, Er. Rasheed said that people of Border areas are most misunderstood citizens of J&K as they […]

 Press Trust of India

For Cong, ‘anti-nationalism is not a crime’, says former leader

Jammu: Former Congress leader Sham Lal Sharma Thursday said “anti-nationalism” was not a crime for the party as he hit the campaign trail for the forthcoming general elections after joining the BJP. The two-time Jammu and Kashmir minister and former vice-president of the state unit of the Congress also hit out at the party for […]

 KV Correspondent

Aspirants seek fair play in selections at SKUAST

Allege that rules are not being followed while making appointments

Allege that rules are not being followed while making appointments Srinagar: The aspirants of various teaching posts in Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology (SKUAST) Kashmir on Monday accused the authorities of not following the guidelines set by University Grants Commission (UGC). The agitated candidates said the varsity invited applications for the recruitment of […]

 Press Trust of India

‘Suspicious movement’ in Katra alerts cops

Jammu: The police on Thursday launched a search operation in Katra, the base camp of Matra Vaishnodevi cave shrine in Jammu and Kashmir, an officer said. “There was a routine search operation in Katra as a security measure”, a senior Police officer told PTI. As per reports, the operation was carried out following inputs of […]

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