12 Sep 2014 10:28 am
  • PM leaves for J&K to take stock of flood situation

Omar reviews flood situation in Jammu

Visits Jhorian, interacts with flood affected families

Omar reviews flood situation in Jammu

Flash-floods continues to bring death and destruction

Toll 91 in three days

Flash-floods continues to bring death and destruction

Rs. 20 crore released for rescue, rehabilitation of flood affected people

Safety of human lives priority: Government

Rs. 20 crore released for rescue, rehabilitation of flood affected people

Omar visits flood-hit areas

Reviews situation at Control Room.

Omar visits flood-hit areas

President of India pays obeisance at Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine

Governor briefs about initiatives taken by Shrine Board to facilitate pilgrims

President of India pays obeisance at Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine

Kashmir

Saleem Reshi Assials State Government over poor flood preparedness

Saleem Reshi Assials State Government over poor flood preparedness Srinagar, Sep 6: Expressing grave concern over the poor arrangements put in place to tackle devastating floods in Kashmir, Independent Politician and candidate Zadibal constituency Saleem Akhter Malik has blasted the government over the lackluster performance. Saleem Reshi stated “The mechanism put in to place to tackle the flooding was nowhere in possible and no […]

Pakistan

Britain asks citizens to review travel plans to Pakistan

Islamabad | September 02: The British Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) has advised its citizens to review their planned trips to Pakistan in view of the volatile security situation in the country. “There is a high threat of terrorism, kidnapping and sectarian violence throughout Pakistan,” Dawn online quoted an FCO travel advisory as saying Monday. […]

Human Rights

Local court in Kashmir dismisses revision petition of Army in Kunan Poshpora mass rape

Local court in Kashmir dismisses revision petition of Army in Kunan Poshpora mass rape Srinagar | Sunday, Aug 10 : A local court in north Kashmir has dismissed a revision petition filed by Army in Kunan Poshpora mass rape and torture case in 1999. The army had filed a revision petition challenging a court order directing reinvestigation in the mass rape and torture of more than 50 women at […]

Business

J&K Bank holds literacy camps in Budgam

J&K Bank holds literacy camps in Budgam Srinagar, Sep 1 : Jammu and Kashmir Bank conducted several financial literacy camps across the Budgam district during the last month. The bank’s financial literacy and credit counseling (FLCC) Centre Budgam organised awareness camps at villages Hamchipora and Trappy in Khaag, Brail in Khansahib, Suzeth in Narbal and Town Hall Budgam; which were attended by […]

Interviews

‘Pakistan would like to wash its hands of Kashmir’

‘Pakistan would like to wash its hands of Kashmir’ ‘I have never seen the Kashmiris in a more conciliatory mood or a more defensive and reasonable mood than I did when I went there in May. All of them said, “raasta nikaliye.”‘ ‘Farooq Abdullah has said hundreds of times that the LoC has to be recognised as the international boundary. So that is where […]

Tourism of Kashmir

Mir asks Govt depts to ensure timely delivery of services

Mir asks Govt depts to ensure timely delivery of services JAMMU, SEPTEMBER 02: Emphasizing the need for close liaison among line departments, the Minister for Tourism, G.H Mir today asked the government functionaries to be prompt and extra vigilant in delivering the services required by the people. The Minister was chairing a high level meeting of senior officers convened to review functioning and achievements registered […]

Jammu

Rajnath assures all help from Centre

Rajnath assures all help from Centre JAMMU, SEPTEMBER 06: Union Home Minister, Mr. Rajnath Singh today said that 8 NDRF teams are operating in flood affected Jammu and Kashmir for carrying out rescue and relief operations. He said over 2500 villages have been affected and over 450 villages have been submerged besides 107 people have lost their lives in flash flood […]

India

Punjab all set to mechanise harvesting of green peas

Chandigarh, Sep 7 : Punjab is all set to undertake entire peas farming operations through hi-tech mechanisation and the clearance to procure ‘Green Peas Harvesting Machine’ by Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal was a right step in the direction to bring ‘Green Peas’ Harvesting technology. This step up Mr Badal will provide a thrust to […]

World

Five reasons why the Kashmir issue should remain on the international agenda: Victoria Schofield

Five reasons why the Kashmir issue should remain on the international agenda: Victoria Schofield Detroit, Michigan. September 01:  ‘Kashmiris have wanted to be involved in discussions since 1947,’ said Dr Ghulam Nabi Mir, Chairman of the seminar, Kashmir: Time for Peace and Justice’, held during the 51st Annual Convention of ISNA, highlighting the importance of retaining focus on the sixty-seven year-old dispute between India and Pakistan over the former […]

Sports

Waqar Younis returns as Pakistan Cricket head coach: Report

Waqar Younis returns as Pakistan Cricket head coach: Report Karachi, July 02: Pakistan head coach Waqar Younis announced on Tuesday that he has returned for his second coaching spell. Younis led the team to the semifinals of the 2010 World Twenty20 and 2011 World Cup before resigning in August 2011 for personal reasons, though differences with the players also reportedly played a role in […]

Entertainment

Priyanka Chopra calls on Gadkari in Delhi

Priyanka Chopra calls on Gadkari in Delhi New Delhi | Tuesday, 02: National Award winning actress Priyanka Chopra Tuesday met union minister Nitin Gadkari ahead of the release of her forthcoming Bollywood film “Mary Kom”, inspired by the life of five-time boxing champion M.C. Mary Kom. Priyanka is in the capital to promote the movie at multiple locations and she took time […]

Agriculture of Kashmir

3 WhatsApp group admins booked

3 WhatsApp group admins booked Srinagar, 13 August: Police on Wednesday booked three WhatsApp group admins for airing rumours and fabricated information to the people in Kashmir Valley. Police has registered FIRs under section 66/IT Act bearing numbers 163/2014 in P S Budgam, 217/2014 in P S Baramulla and 198 /2014 in P S Pulwama and booked three WhatsApp group […]

Editorial

Will Kashmir witness a NC-PDP Coalition in future?

Will Kashmir witness a NC-PDP Coalition in future? Politics is a game of dynamic changes within the realm of context and conditions. Jammu & Kashmir Polity has witnessed dramatic changes as in the recently concluded Lok Sabha elections BJP swept the entire Jammu and Ladakh Region while as People’s Democratic Party captured the electoral fort in the valley of Kashmir. With Assembly elections […]

Opinion

Their Celebrations, Our Sufferings

Their Celebrations, Our Sufferings By: Bilal Bashir Bhat Whether 15th August or 26th January these are the two particular days when the people of India observe the celebrations of Independence and the republic day respectively, but on the other hand the people of this land called Kashmir on these days mandatorily have to face the undue difficulties in terms […]

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