4 militants killed in Keran: Army


Srinagar, Nov 9: Army on Friday said they have killed four militants while foiling an infiltration bid in Keran sector of Kupwara district in north Kashmir. The operation to flush-out the remnant militants is going on and Army has used helicopters to identify the locations of the hiding militants More

Malik operated upon in Delhi
Srinagar, Nov 9: Chairman of Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) Muhammad Yasin Malik was on Friday operated upon at Fortis Hospital, Delhi for kidney ailment.   “It took doctors about 4 hours to complete the surgery. His condition, according to doctors is stable and he has been kept More

Panel suggests legal, legislative measures

No Need For Legislation, Will Opt For Legal Course Of Action: Taj


Srinagar, Nov 9: The Legal Committee studying crucial Cabinet Sub-Committee (CSC) report on return of power projects has suggested the government to either take the fight to the court of law or terminate all agreements with the National Hydroelectric Power Corporation (NHPC) through a fresh legislation More

Geelani detained; Shah, Khan under house arrest


Srinagar, Nov 9:  Government on Friday arrested chairman of Hurriyat Conference (G) Syed Ali Shah Geelani outside his house and kept senior Hurriyat leaders Shabir Ahmed Shah and Nayeem Ahmed Khan under House arrest on Friday.  The Hurriyat has strongly condemned the arrest of Geelani More

Srinagar-Baramulla highway to get new bridges

Army’s Iron Bridges To Be Replaced With Permanent Structures


Srinagar, Nov 9: The Jammu and Kashmir government and Border Roads Organization are constructing new bridges in Kashmir while discarding Army’s iron bridges, particularly along the Srinagar-Baramulla-Uri highway.  Sources told Greater Kashmir that the idea is to construct indigenous concrete More

National seminar on Dr Iqbal opens at KU

Varsity To Constitute Advisory Board For Research On Iqbal: Prof Talat


Srinagar, Nov 9: A two-day national seminar on “Iqbal and glory of man” organised by Iqbal Institute of Culture and Philosophy began at Kashmir University campus Friday. Noted academicians and researchers on Iqbal studies from various parts of the country are participating in the seminar being organised More

Govt in comma: Mehbooba
Srinagar, Nov, 9: Expressing deep anguish at the deteriorating position of power supply PDP has said it was amazing that the Power Development Department was unable even to charge uniform tariff from the consumers of same category.  During her day long tour of Islamabad (Anantnag) constituency More

GOC Prakash lauds CRPF role


Srinagar, Nov 9: General Officer Commanding 15 Corps, Lt General Om Prakash Friday lauded the role paramilitary CRPF played while discharging their duties.  Addressing CRPF men during a Passing Out Parade, where he was chief guest, Gen Prakash said that the role being played by CRPF throughout More

SSM College admin fleecing us, allege students


Srinagar, Nov 9:  The SSM College of Engineering and Technology at Parihaspora has come under severe criticism of students for allegedly “fleecing them by charging extra payment on aprons and syllabus copies of different courses.” A delegation of students on Friday told Greater Kashmir More

Sarpanchs, Panchs unintentional agents of Delhi: Khan
Srinagar, Nov 9:  Terming Panchs and Sarpanchs as unintentional agents of New Delhi and state Government National Front Chairman Nayeem Ahmad Khan on Friday apprehended that Panchs  and Sarpanchs may be provided arms on the pattern of infamous Village Defence Committee members.   More

  • Kashmir

4 militants killed in Keran: Army


Srinagar, Nov 9: Army on Friday said they have killed four militants while foiling an infiltration bid in Keran sector of Kupwara district in north Kashmir. The operation to flush-out the remnant militants More

  • Srinagar City

Chest Diseases Hospital gasps for breath

Sans basic diagnostic, life saving equipments


Srinagar, Nov 9: Signifying messy state-of-the-affairs in healthcare system, the lone chest specialty hospital in Kashmir –the Chest Diseases Hospital –sans basic diagnostic and life saving equipments More

  • Jammu

Despite ban manual scavenging still prevalent in JK

Problems More In Srinagar Than Jammu, Claim Officials


Jammu, Nov 9 : Despite ban on the manual scavenging in Jammu and Kashmir, over 1.70 lakh households out of the total 20 lakh in the state are still dependent on human waste carriers or in other words dependent More

  • News

Bangladesh asks Pakistan to apologise for 1971 atrocities


Dhaka, Nov 9: Bangladesh today demanded an apology from Pakistan for the genocide committed by its troops during the 1971 liberation war, but Islamabad said it's time to carry forward ties "burying the More

  • Court Watch

HCBA follows Justice Kirmani, seeks rehearing



Srinagar, Nov 9: Day after a retired Judge Justice B A Kirmani of Jammu and Kashmir High Court filed an application for rehearing of Talaaq case titled Muhammad Naseem Bhat alias Irfan Bhat versus Bilquees More

  • Bandipora

Ajas Bridge develops cracks

Poses threat to commuters, authorities unmoved

Bandipora: Cracks have developed in a five decade old bridge at Ajas market here posing threat to commuters.  The bridge was built in 1961 and has not been repaired even once since then. Locals said More

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