April 24, 2018 1:49 AM

    Anantnag :Many students sustain injuries in clashes

    With protests for justice to Kathua rape and murder victim showing no let up in this district, at least five students on Monday sustained injuries in the clashes in Anantnag town.

    April 24, 2018 1:49 AM

    STUDENT PROTESTS CONTINUE: Police enter Baramulla school, 70 detained

    A day after Education Minister Altaf Bukhari said that students have a right to protest in their schools and colleges, police Monday entered boys higher secondary school Baramulla and thrashed several students who were protesting against the rape and murder of 8-year old nomadic girl of Kathua.

    April 24, 2018 1:49 AM

    Closing private coaching centres unjustified: Geelani

    Hurriyat Conference (G) chairman Syed Ali Geelani today flayed the state authorities for closing private coaching centers, terming it their ‘egoistic approach’.

    April 24, 2018 1:49 AM

    PDP general secretary’s visit to Mirwaiz home triggers row

    A ‘meeting’ between PDP general secretary Nazir Ahmed Yatoo and chairman Hurriyat Conference (M) Mirwaiz Umar Farooq at latter’s Nigeen residence on Monday triggered a major controversy.

    April 24, 2018 1:49 AM

    Asiya Andrabi ill-treated at jail: Dukhtaran-e-Millat

    Dukhtaran-e-Millat (DeM) on Monday said the party chairperson Syedah Aasiyeh Andrabi and her associates have been ill-treated at the Srinagar Central Jail.

    April 24, 2018 1:49 AM

    Kalwal’s remand extended: JKLF

    Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chairman Muhammad Yasin Malik on Monday condemned the prolonged incarceration of party zonal president Noor Muhammad Kalwal.

    April 24, 2018 1:49 AM

    Doodh Ganga, drinking water source for Budgam, Srinagar areas, turned into dumping site

    At a time when government of India is stressing upon sanitation and scientific waste management, a large portion of garbage coming out of Chadoora and its adjoining areas is being dumped in Doodh Ganga nallah, a major source of drinking water for residential colonies in uptown Srinagar city.

    April 24, 2018 1:49 AM

    HC stays proceedings in FIR against TOI reporter Pandit

    The High Court on Monday stayed the proceedings in the FIR registered against M Saleem Pandit, Times of India reporter in police station Kothi Bagh under section 505 (1)b RPC.

    April 24, 2018 1:49 AM

    CUK celebrates World Book Day

    Central University of Kashmir Vice-Chancellor, Prof.

    April 24, 2018 1:49 AM

    Akhter appeals parents to get their militant sons back

    Appealing the parents to get back to ‘mainstream life’ their children who have picked up arms, PDP leader Naeem Akhter said on Monday “some people” believe they will be rewarded with a place in heaven if they kill somebody and get killed.

    April 24, 2018 1:49 AM

    Law students in Sopore demand stern action against culprits

    Scores of students of Sopore Law College on Monday staged a massive protest at Sangrama Chowk demanding stern action against the culprits in the Kathua rape and murder case of an 8-year old girl.

    April 24, 2018 1:49 AM

    Medical Corruption: Give wide publicity to cost of coronary stents: HC

    The High Court on Monday directed government to give wide publicity to the cost of coronary stents available in hospitals in Jammu and Kashmir.

    April 24, 2018 1:49 AM

    VCC launches signature campaign to garner support for Kathua victim

    Valley citizen’s council (VCC) launched a signature campaign on Monday in Srinagar for seeking justice to the eight-year-old Kathua victim.

    April 24, 2018 1:49 AM

    Div Com reviews status of Semi-Ring road project

    Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Baseer Ahmad Khan today reviewed the status of Semi-Ring road project and directed the officials to move from acquisition mode to working phase immediately.

    April 24, 2018 1:49 AM

    Coaching centres’ closure: Hakeem Yaseen demands re-look

    Chairman PDF and MLA Khansahib Hakeem Muhammad Yaseen has demand review of the government order shutting private tuition centers for 3 months in Kashmir.

    April 24, 2018 1:49 AM

    KU holds workshop on Mediation and Negotiation

    Vice-Chancellor of University of Kashmir Prof Khurshid Iqbal Andrabi on Monday inaugurated a workshop on Mediation and Negotiation.

    April 24, 2018 1:49 AM

    Extend dates for filing nominations: J&K NGSEA members

    A delegation of the Kashmir-based members of the J&K Non-Gazetted Statistical Employees Association (J&K-NGSEA) on Monday approached the Director General Economics, Statistics and Planning department with the request to extend the dates for filing the nomination papers for upcoming elections.

    April 24, 2018 1:49 AM

    Without wages, GMC daily wagers threaten to go on strike

    The daily wagers from the mechanical and central heating division of Government Medical College Srinagar and Associated Hospitals under directorate health services on Monday threatened to go on strike from Tuesday if their wages are not released sooner.

    April 24, 2018 1:49 AM

    DAK delegation meets IGP Kashmir, appeals for release of Dr Ajaz Rasool

    A delegation of Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) led by President Dr Suhail Naik along with Jammu Kashmir National Health Mission (JKNHM) representatives met Inspector General of Police (IGP) S P Pani on Monday and appealed him to release of Dr Ajaz Rasool who was arrested on Saturday evening in Kulgam after forces recovered arms and ammunition from his vehicle.

    April 24, 2018 2:04 AM

    Jammu and Kashmir govt approves seventh pay commission recommendations: read highlights here

    Jammu and Kashmir government has approved the implementation of 7th pay commission recommendations and the employees will draw revised salaries from the current month.

    April 24, 2018 3:03 PM

    Police refute reports of student’s arrest from Women’s College MA road

    Jammu and Kashmir Police on Tuesday refuted the reports of arrest of a student of women’s college MA road Srinagar.

    April 24, 2018 12:03 PM

    Video: Militant, two forces’ personnel killed in ongoing Tral gunfight

    A militant and two forces’ personnel were killed in clashes with the militants in Lam forest area of Tral in south Kashmir''s Pulwama district on Tuesday. Two more army personnel have been injured in the firefight.

    April 24, 2018 11:05 AM

    South Kashmir: Army soldier succumbs; militants escape after initial exchange of fire

    A soldier injured in an exchange of fire with militants in Tral forests on Tuesday has succumbed, police sources said.

    April 24, 2018 11:27 AM

    Policeman wounded in Tral shootout

    An army soldier was killed and a policeman wounded in a shootout with the militants in Tral region of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Tuesday, police said.

    April 24, 2018 1:49 AM

    1900 take NDA exam, days after an aspirant joins militancy

    The story of Abid Nazir Chopan, having taken up arms against the government months after clearing a National Defence Academy examination to serve as a military officer in the Indian army, is still being talked about in Kashmir how he went to join the Hizbul Mujahideen.

    April 24, 2018 1:49 AM

    Jammu and Kashmir likely to pass ordinance to hang child rape convict

    If all goes according to plan, the cabinet on Tuesday would pass an ordinance that would make rape of a girl below the age of 12 punishable by death. This comes close on the heels of the outrageous rape and murder of the eight-year-old Kathua girl that had left not just Kashmir but a large chunk of the world population in a deep state of shock.

    April 24, 2018 10:49 AM

    Clashes rock Tral in south Kashmir

    Youth clashed with the government forces in Tral area of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Tuesday.

    April 24, 2018 10:36 AM

    Srinagar-Leh highway shut for fifth consecutive day

    Sonamarg-Leh highway remained closed for traffic on Tuesday for the fifth successive day.

    April 24, 2018 10:00 AM

    Army man wounded in Tral shootout

    An army soldier was wounded in a brief exchange of fire with militants in Lam forest area of Tral in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Tuesday.

    April 24, 2018 8:38 AM

    Militants, forces exchange fire in Tral forests; searches going on

    Police on Tuesday said that there was an exchange of fire between militants and forces in Lam forest area in Tral township of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district.

    April 24, 2018 1:49 AM

    Leh highway closed for 4th day

    The Sonamarg-Drass stretch of the 434-km Srinagar-Leh highway continued to remain closed for fourth consecutive day on Monday.

    April 24, 2018 1:49 AM

    Naqash, Mir denounce Aasiya Andrabi’s arrest

    Islamic Political Party (IPP) chairman Muhammad Yousuf Naqash and Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (H) chairman Javaid Ahmad Mir on Monday strongly condemned the arrest of Dukhtaran-e-Millat (DeM) chairperson and her personal secretary Fahmida Sofi.

    April 24, 2018 1:49 AM

    FWS holds environment awareness programme

    Foundation World School, Humhama organised an awareness programme “Choose to Refuse- No to Plastic’ and also felicitated 60 SMC workers of Humhama ward.

    April 24, 2018 1:49 AM

    Clerical staff association continues strike to seek end to pay anomaly

    Continuing with their strike to seek removal of the pay anomaly the J&K All Departments Clerical staff Association held a protest march from engineering complex Rajbagh to excise and taxation office Solina in support of their demand.

    April 24, 2018 1:49 AM

    2 officers of Urban Local Bodies suspended in Bandipora

    Deputy commissionerBandipora suspended two officers of Urban Local Bodies on Monday.

    April 24, 2018 1:49 AM

    HCBA suspends work

    April 24, 2018 1:49 AM

    Begin dialogue process to resolve Kashmir issue: CPI (M)

    CPI (M) in its 22nd Congress held at Hyderabad has asked the central government to reverse the “hard line confrontationist approach” on Jammu and Kashmir and begin a “political dialogue with all political shades of opinion.

    April 24, 2018 1:49 AM

    Traffic management plan for Kashmir reviewed

    Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Baseer Ahmad Khan today reviewed the traffic management plan for various districts in Kashmir division wherein he emphasized on the removal of encroachments, enforcement of new route plans and sustained action against traffic rules violators.

    April 24, 2018 1:49 AM

    Azadi means accommodation within India: Dulat

    Former Indian external intelligence chief and New Delhi’s long-time Kashmir hand, Amarjit Singh Dulat has said the Azadi (freedom) Kashmiri people want actually means an accommodation within India.

    April 24, 2018 1:49 AM

    7th pay commission gets thumbs up

    With state cabinet set to clear implementation of 7th pay commission recommendations in Tuesday’s meeting to give hike in salary and allowance of government employees and pensioners, the move will have Rs 4500 crore annual financial implication, a source told Greater Kashmir.

    April 24, 2018 1:49 AM

    Kashmiri doctor’s path breaking prostate cancer diagnosis method has wider use

    A Kashmiri doctor whose path breaking new and easy method of detecting prostrate cancer in men hit global headlines recently says the method has also shown good results in detecting breast cancer and would soon be used for diagnosing other cancers like that of thyroid.

    April 24, 2018 1:49 AM

    Shutting tuition centres, hasty: CCAK

    An association of private tuition centres Monday refused to halt student coaching a day after government ordered them to shut for three months, citing absence of a formal government order and ambiguity in its directive.

    April 24, 2018 1:49 AM

    `700 cr for fighting militancy, street protests

    Of the Rs 700 crore sanctioned by home ministry for 2017-18 to J&K for setting up a system to contain both militancy and street protests, only 200 crore have been released so far.

    April 23, 2018 5:43 PM

    Chief Minister e-inaugurates Dialysis facility at Anantnag district hospital

    Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti e-inaugurated a separate dialysis facility for Anantnag district hospital today.

    April 23, 2018 5:35 PM

    Two officers suspended in Bandipora

    Two senior officers were suspended in north Kashmir’s Bandipora district for “non compliance of orders” on Monday.

    April 23, 2018 5:20 PM

    70 students detained during Baramulla clashes; will be released after counseling: Police

    A top police officer on Monday said that they have detained around 70 students in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district who were pelting them with stones.