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While expressing serious concern over the reports of alleged torture in police custody of Talib Hussain, the activist who has been fighting for justice in Kathua gang-rape and murder of eight-year-old nomad girl, CPI (M) leader and MLA Kulgam Mohammad Yousuf Tarigami Thursday urged the government to ensure the...
To ensure smooth take-off of the five new medical colleges in the State, Governor N N Vohra has called for putting in place a multidisciplinary committee of officers and experts to coordinate infrastructure and academic issues of these colleges. Governor has asked the Chief Secretary to urgently constitute the Committee...
Emphasizing on the role of media in democracy in informing the public about political issues and reaching out to the party cadre, PDP Chief Spokesperson held a maiden meeting of newly appointed party additional spokespersons of Kashmir Province at Party headquarters in Srinagar today. The meeting was attended by Additional...
Kashmir Economic Alliance (KEA) Chairman Mr Haji Muhammad Yasin Khan has sharply reacted to statement of former chief minister Omar Abdullah that “those out to defend Section Article 35-A were tacitly accepting that future of the state lies within the Constitution of India.” Terming Omar’s statement as “ridiculous and sign...
Governor N.N. Vohra, Chairman of the Amarnath Shrine Board (SASB), reviewed with Umang Narula, CEO, SASB, the functioning of the existing food and accommodation facilities in the various Yatra Camps located enroute to the Holy Cave. CEO informed Chairman that consequent to the decline of the pilgrimage, of the 113...
In Jammu & Kashmir, the death toll of unidentified terrorists has gone up to five in an ongoing operation in the Rafiabad area of Baramulla district of north Kashmir. Four terrorists had been killed in the area yesterday. An Army spokesman said the operation is underway in the area. Yesterday,...
United Jehad Council (UJC) has condemned “torture” of the families of militants in Tral area of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district. UJC Spokesman Syed Sadaqat Hussain said “the families of militants are being “tortured” and harassed” in an attempt to subjugate them. We call upon human rights organisations to take strong note...
Prof. Talat Ahmad, who took over as Vice Chancellor of the Kashmir University yesterday called on Governor N. N. Vohra, who is Chancellor of this University at the Raj Bhavan today. It would be recalled that Prof. Ahmad was Vice-Chancellor of this University earlier for 3 years (2011-14) when...
Strongly reacting to claims of National Conference, PDP today refuted allegations that it abstained from the Rajya Sabha Voting to the chair of Vice Chairman, as a tactical support to any party. Rafi Ahmad Mir, PDP’s Chief Spokesperson said that “National Conference social media brigade is known for circulating fake...
PDP President and former Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti has said that despite repeated requests police is refusing to file FIR into the killing of a youth in mysterious circumstances at the Bhatindi residence of National Conference President Farooq Abdullah in Jammu on August 4. Taking to micro blogging social networking...