February 21, 2018 1:47 AM

    Govt issues guidelines to enforce fiscal discipline

    Following the wide-ranging public expenditure reforms announced by Finance Minister Dr Haseeb Drabu in the State Legislature earlier this month and making the State Government legally bound to expedite resource utilization, the Finance Department today issued comprehensive guidelines to enforce fis

    February 21, 2018 1:47 AM

    China now a major factor in Kashmir issue: Naeem Akhtar

    Linking China’s move of regularly vetoing attempts to designate chief of Jaish-e-Muhammad Masood Azhar as a “terrorist” by United Nations” with the country’s new policy, J&K Public Works minister Naeem Akhtar has said “such things don’t happen without a reason” and China’s connection with Jaish needed to be understood.

    February 21, 2018 1:47 AM

    Nocturnal raids, arrests send youth into hiding in South Kashmir

    Nocturnal raids by government forces in Shopian, Pulwama, Pampore and Tral have created fear psychosis in the areas, sending the youth into hiding, locals told Greater Kashmir.

    February 21, 2018 1:47 AM

    Geelani condemns elderly man’s killing

    Hurriyat Conference (G) chairman Syed Ali Geelani has condemned the killing of an elderly man Syed Habibullah of Soibugh, terming it a ‘cold-blooded murder.

    February 21, 2018 1:47 AM

    Lawyers booked for comparing Afzal Guru, Maqbool Bhat with Baghat Singh

    Jammu and Kashmir Police have registered an FIR against lawyers and their agents for pasting posters in the Saddar Court Complex here on February 9 wherein a comparison were drawn between Muhammad Maqbool Bhat, Muhammad Afzal Guru and Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev and Chander Shekhar Azad.

    February 21, 2018 1:47 AM

    Omar asks GoI to explain

    Former Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Tuesday said the central government must explain the basis of a Jammu and Kashmir minister's statement about "China adopting Jaish-e-Muhammad (JeM) outfit".

    February 21, 2018 1:47 AM

    Some CBSE schools functioning illegally in J&K: Altaf Bukhari

    The minister for education Syed Muhammad Altaf Bukhari on Tuesday said that some CBSE affiliated schools in J&K were running their classes illegally without registration from central board.

    February 21, 2018 1:47 AM

    Weatherman predicts rain, snowfall

    Weatherman on Tuesday predicted snowfall and rains during the next 24 hours across Jammu and Kashmir.

    February 21, 2018 1:47 AM

    Srinagar Master Plan likely to be finalized this week

    The Jammu and Kashmir government has finally woken up to the need of finalizing Srinagar Master Plan with deputy chief minister Nirmal Singh calling a high-level meeting to review progress of the draft plan.

    February 21, 2018 1:47 AM

    Militants attack forces’ vehicle in Pulwama

    Militants attacked a vehicle of Defence Security Corps (DSC) in Pulwama district on Tuesday.

    February 21, 2018 1:47 AM

    JK Govt relaxes GPF settlement norms

    In a major relief to its employees, the Jammu and Kashmir government today relaxed norms for settlement of final general provident (GP) fund refund cases by the fund offices.

    February 21, 2018 1:47 AM

    Kashmir Editors Guild seeks immediate release of Kamran Yousuf

    Kashmir Editors Guild (KEG) has strongly reacted to the “new definition” of a journalist that was detailed in the charge-sheet of incarcerated Kashmir photo-journalist Kamran Yousuf.

    February 21, 2018 1:47 AM

    Class 11 exams to be conducted by BOSE

    The minister for education Syed Muhammad Altaf Bukhari on Tuesday said the annual exams for class 11th will be now conducted by the JK Board of School Education from the current academic session.

    February 21, 2018 1:47 AM

    KAS officer complains against ‘abusive language’ by Asgar Samoon

    A KAS officer has registered a complaint with chief secretary against principal secretary higher education, Asgar Samoon, for allegedly using abusive language against him during a telephonic conversation.