Appoint retd judge to fix fee of pvt schools: HC to Government

Appoint retd judge to fix fee of pvt schools: HC to Government

The Jammu and Kashmir High Court on Tuesday directed the state government to nominate within a week a retired High Court Judge as Chairman of the headless panel it had constituted to fix fee of the private schools.

Fate of KGBV teachers hangs in balance

Fate of KGBV teachers hangs in balance

The Jammu and Kashmir government is contemplating to constitute a committee to study the possibilities of regularizing the services of Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalya (KGBV) teachers, who were appointed in violation of Ministry of Human Resources Development (MHRD) guidelines.

Lashkar-i-Islam floated on pattern of Al-Faran: Hurriyat (G)

Lashkar-i-Islam floated on pattern of Al-Faran: Hurriyat (G)

Expressing satisfaction over, what it said, the United Jihad Council’s clarification about the organization namely Lashkar-i-Islam, the Hurriyat Conference (G) today said, “This has now become amply clear that the terror outfit: Lashkar-i-Islam, is the brainchild of the Indian secret agencies floated on the pattern of Al-Faran group.”

New Delhi’s approach vis-à-vis Kashmir unacceptable: Hurriyat (M)

The Hurriyat Conference (M) today said that it did not accept New Delhi’s ‘hegemonic approach over Kashmir’ and reiterated its pledge to take the ongoing movement to its logical conclusion.

Shift Masrat to Central Jail Sgr: HC to Government

The Jammu and Kashmir High Court on Tuesday directed the government to consider shifting of Muslim League Chairman Masarat Aalam to Central Jail here, or any of District Jails within Kashmir Province.

JKLF Jail Bharo agitation

Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) vice-chairman Showkat Ahmad Bakhshi today alleged that the government had started a vicious campaign against Muslims of Jammu Kashmir as part of RSS agenda.

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Govt sits on encroachment of Jhelum embankments

Govt sits on encroachment of Jhelum embankments

Despite court directions, authorities have failed to remove encroachments from embankments of river Jhelum in the summer capital.

5 years on, man awaits compensation for his acquired house

5 years on, man awaits compensation for his acquired house

For past nearly five years, Nazir Ahmad Halwai of Habba Kadal area here has been running from pillar to post to get compensation for his house acquired to undertake road widening— but to no avail.

CBSE Cryptic Crossword Contest 2015 held

CBSE Cryptic Crossword Contest 2015 held

The Srinagar City round of the famous CBSE Cryptic Crossword Contest 2015 was conducted today.

Traffic mess at Sanat-Nagar-Rawalpora intersection

While authorities are sitting over traffic mess at Sanat-Nagar- Rawalpora intersection at Bypass here, civil engineering students of Islamic University of Science and Technology (IUST) have formulated a comprehensive plan to resolve the issue.

Asiya Naqash convenes grievance redressal camp

Minister of State for Health and Social Welfare Asiya Naqash on Tuesday said the coalition government led by Chief Minister Mufti Muhammad Sayeed is committed to provide basic amenities to the people— at their doorsteps.

Culture of impunity has percolated to every institution in JK’

Prominent members of civil society on Monday hit out at New Delhi and successive governments in Jammu and Kashmir for what they said “continuing to trample over the political and economic rights of Kashmiris with impunity thus stifling the development and progress.”

PDP-BJP pushing governance to backburner: NC

PDP-BJP pushing governance to backburner: NC

Accusing the PDP-BJP coalition of weakening traditional amity and regional harmony in the state, NC Provincial President Devender Singh Rana on Tuesday said “the two parties are playing to galleries to conceal their inherent contradictions”.

Power supply in city areas to remain affected on 4th & 5th June

Power supply in city areas to remain affected on 4th & 5th June

The power supply to several areas of the city and its outskirts shall remain affected on fourth and fifth of this month due to the repair and maintenance works to be carried out on these days.

2 houses burgled, Rs 90,000 cash, 16 tola gold stolen

2 houses burgled, Rs 90,000 cash, 16 tola gold stolen

Some unidentified burglars had decamped with cash and gold ornaments in two separate incidents, Monday night.

Gang of inter-state burglars busted, stolen items worth lakhs recovered

Police today claimed to have busted an interstate gang of burglars in Jammu with the arrest of four notorious criminals and also recovered huge cache of stolen ornaments and items from their possession.

Providing sufficient amount to differently-able, old age & widows govt's constitutional obligation:Court

Maintaining that differently-able persons, old age and widows have to be provided a sufficient amount to meet their requirements, the court today said that State is under constitutional obligation to provide the same and hoped that a decision will be taken and appropriate orders issued in this regard.

Denial of OROP insult to ex-servicemen: Harsh

Supporting retired military personnel who are agitating for “One Rank One Pension” (OROP), NPP President Harsh Dev Singh has strongly criticized the centre for its “inexplicable delay

JKCA multi-crore ‘scam’| HC grants Dr Farooq a week more to file response

JKCA multi-crore ‘scam’| HC grants Dr Farooq a week more to file response

The Jammu and Kashmir High court Tuesday granted President J&K Cricket Association (JKCA), Dr Farooq Abdullah one more week to file response on a plea seeking probe into alleged misappropriation of funds worth 113 crore in the association.

JKMHC organizes 4th Bandipora trek

JKMHC organizes 4th Bandipora trek

Continuing with its sustained focus on trekking in Bandipora, J&K Mountaineering and Hiking Club (JKMHC) undertook its 4thtrek of the season in the district on Tuesday.

Shah-e-Hamdaan Football Tourney| KKR, Rock Star win matches

Shah-e-Hamdaan Football Tourney| KKR, Rock Star win matches

In the ongoing Shah-e-Hamdaan football tournament organized by Rashtriya Rifles battalion Tral under Sadhbhavana project at Saraligund, Awantipora, two matches were played on Monday.

Police Golf Course thrown open for golfers

Police Golf Course has helped to sustain century old game of the Valley during the times, when all sports activities were disturbed and prevented it from being extinct.

Budgam T20 Premier League: FCC beat Narkara by 4 wkts

In the ongoing Budgam T20 Premier League cricket tournament, one match was played at Sheikh Ul Aaalam Sports Stadium, Budgam on Tuesday.

DFA Football Tourney| Moosa Blues enter finals

Moosa Blues Sopore booked their place in the final of the District Football Association tournament Sopore, defeating Mohammedan Sopore in the semifinal played at Higher Secondary Grounds here on Monday.

'Zaroori tha' will reach wider audience as Bollywood song: Rahat Fateh Ali Khan

'Zaroori tha' will reach wider audience as Bollywood song: Rahat Fateh Ali Khan

Elated with Mohit Suri's decision to include hit single “Zaroori tha” in his Vidya Balan and Emraan Hashmi starrer “Hamari Adhuri Kahani”, popular Pakistani singer Rahat Fateh Ali Khan says the song will reach out to a much wider audience.

I read scripts as cinegoer, not as a filmmaker: Karan Johar

I read scripts as cinegoer, not as a filmmaker: Karan Johar

Bollywood filmmaker Karan Johar, who has bought the theatrical rights of the Hindi version of southern filmmaker S.S. Rajamouli's "Baahubali: The Beginning", says he backs only those movies which touch him as an audience.

Beauty of India keeps calling us back: Vengaboys band

Beauty of India keeps calling us back: Vengaboys band

Remember the 1990s dance anthems like "We like to party" or "Boom boom boom"? After crossing borders with their peppy music and creating a buzz in the party scene across the globe, Vengaboys, the Dutch pop band behind these musical gems, is "curious" to learn about Indian music and hopes to work with an Indian artist, saying the "beauty of India keeps calling us back".

Sonakshi turns 28, B-Town wishes her great year

Actress Sonakshi Sinha, who turned 28 on Tuesday, was wished "beautiful years ahead" by her friends from Bollywood.

Enrique Iglesias will undergo reconstructive hand surgery

Enrique Iglesias injured himself when he grabbed a drone during a performance in Tijuana, Mexico on Saturday.

Salman, Sonakshi recreate 'Karan Arjun' magic

Looks like Bollywood superstar Salman Khan and actress Sonakshi Sinha are enjoying the Dubsmash video trend.

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