• TOP STORIES

LPG crisis: No relief in crucial meet

Oil Companies Express Helplessness; Chief Minister Presses For Home Delivery

ABID BASHIR

Srinagar, Oct 25: A crucial meeting chaired by Chief Minister Omar Abdullah here on Thursday failed to reach any conclusion regarding increase in supply of subsidized LPG cylinders as oil companies expressed helplessness to follow the old method of distribution citing several reasons.Instead, More


Kashmir markets abuzz ahead of Eid

MUKEET AKMALI

Srinagar, Oct 25: Ahead of Eid-ul-Adha (festival of sacrifice), markets across Kashmir wore a festive look on Thursday.People in large numbers made it to Srinagar markets from early morning, making purchase of a wide range of items including bakery, sweets, essential commodities, grocery and kids More


2014 polls: Pilot foresees NC-Cong tie-up in JK

‘Decision On Revocation Of Ban On SMS Soon’

ARUN SINGH/SUMIT BHARGAV

Jammu/Rajouri, Oct 25: Union Minister of State for Communication and Information Technology Sachin Pilot Thursday said the revocation of ban on prepaid mobile short message service (SMS) in Jammu and Kashmir was under consideration of the state and central government.“We want to lift the ban on More


Govt employees get 7% DA hike

Cabinet Okays Enhancement In Rattle’s Power Generation, Transfers In Administration

MUDDASIR ALI

Srinagar, Oct 25: Ahead of Durbar move to winter capital Jammu, the State Cabinet Thursday approved release of seven percent Dearness Allowance to its employees which was due from July this year.The Cabinet, which met here under the chairmanship of Chief Minister Omar Abdullah, approved release More


Himayat scheme has shown remarkable progress: Jairam

GK NEWS NETWORK

Srinagar, Oct 25: Union Minister for Rural Development Jairam Ramesh Thursday said the Himayat job scheme has shown remarkable progress during the last two years and the retention percentage of trainees in the service market has increased from 40 percent to 75 percent.He said the retention percentage More


‘People facing unprecedented economic distress’

Mufti, Mehbooba Greet People On Eid-Ul-Adha

Srinagar, Oct 25: Wishing people of J&K a happy and prosperous Eid-ul-Adha, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) patron Mufti Muhammad Sayeed and the party president Mehbooba Mufti Thursday prayed for better days ahead for the state.In a statement here, the two leaders said it was unfortunate More


Blasphemy can’t be tolerated: Grand Mufti

Hajj Sermon

Makkah, Oct 25: The Saudi Arabia Grand Mufti Abdul Aziz Al-Sheikh said that Islam is being maligned in the name of freedom of speech and democracy, highlighting that blasphemy would not be tolerated.In his Hajj Sermon at Masjid-e-Namra in Maidan-e-Arafat Thursday‚ the Grand Mufti said the world More





  • Briefs

Govt neglecting Pahalgam: Rafi Mir

Srinagar, Oct 25: MLA Pahalgam Rafi Ahmed Mir on Thursday accused the government of neglecting his constituency. Mir in a statement alleged: “The government machinery functions only during the Amarnath More



  • National

SATIRIST JASPAL BHATTI DIES IN ROAD ACCIDENT

PRESS TRUST OF INDIA

Chandigarh, Oct 25: Popular satirist and filmmaker Jaspal Bhatti, the man behind hit comedy shows like 'Ulta Pulta' and 'Flop Show', died in a road accident in the wee hours today after his car rammed More




  • Opinion

Callous rulers, leaderless masses!

In short a double tragedy for Kashmiris

MY TAKE

M ASHRAF

The “Maharajas” of Kashmir are now on their way with the traditional feudal “Durbar” to enjoy the salubrious climate of Jammu during winter, leaving their wretched subjects to the vagaries of Nature! There More



  • GK Magazine

Partners in Development

PPP is the gateway to economic uplift

ECONOMIC GROWTH

MUSHTAQ SIDIQI

1988-89 saw the economic development in the State peaking. The future was then looking quite promising and the State  poised for radical improvements  in its development scenario. Peace was probably More




  • Letters

GMC clarifies

This is with reference to the news report ‘Govt. curtails GMC funding’ published in Daily Greater Kashmir dated October 24, 2012. The title as well as the news report is far from truth as there has been More



  • Friday Focus

The Festival of Sacrifice

PROF G R MALIK

One of the most distinctive features of the various acts of worship prescribed by Islam is that they, like Islam itself, represent an ideal balance between the spiritual and the material, the mundane and More



  • Business

Sachin Pilot to launch nationwide rural outreach program from Gbl

GK NEWS NETWORK

Srinagar, Oct 25: Aimed to spread awareness about e-governance at village level, the Department of Electronics and Information Technology (DeitY) is holding an Outreach Campaign through Common Services More



  • Kashmir

Families plead for justice: Seek CM’s intervention

MURDER OF TWO KASHMIRI YOUTH IN UP, AP

IMRAN MUZAFFAR

Srinagar, Oct 25: Ahead of Eid-ul-Azha, families of two Kashmiri youth murdered in Uttar Pradesh (UP) and Andhra Pradesh (AP), have appealed the Jammu and Kashmir Government to take up the matter with More



  • Srinagar City

Srinagar safe, secure: CM

‘Chattergam incident has nothing to do with militancy’

SHABIR IBN YOUSUF

Srinagar, Oct 25: Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Thursday said that Srinagar was much “safe and secure” and Chattergam firing incident in which solider was killed and two others injured had nothing to do More




  • South Asia

APHC Pak chapter submits memorandum to UNMOGIP

NISAR AHMED THOKAR

Islamabad, Oct 25: The All Parties Hurriyat Conference (PaK chapter) on Thursday made a passionate appeal to the UN secretary General Ban Ki Moon to help resolve longstanding Kashmir dispute  Through More



  • World

56 dead in Myanmar violence

Yangon, Oct 25: Officails on Thursday said that 56 people were killed and almost 2,000 homes burned down in the latest outbreak of ethnic violence in western Myanmar. Rakhine state spokesman Win Myaing More




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