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Guv calls all-party meeting today

Guv calls all-party meeting today

Srinagar, Jun 21: Governor N N Vohra has called an all-party meeting here tomorrow to discuss the situation in the wake of the implementation of…

Top 7 IAS officers, one KAS officer transferred

Srinagar, Jun 21: The Governor N N Vohra on Thursday ordered transfer of seven top IAS officers including Principle Secretary to outgoing chief minister Rohit…

Shutdown affects normal life in Kashmir

Srinagar, Jun 21: Normal life was affected in Kashmir Valley today due to a strike called by separatists against the killing of journalist Shujaat Bukhari…

Centre committed to bringing peace in Kashmir: MoS Home

Hyderabad, Jun 21: The Centre will not tolerate “terrorism” in Jammu and Kashmir and was committed to bringing peace in the Valley, Union Minister Hansraj…

‘NSG to be deployed in anti-militancy ops in J&K soon’

‘NSG to be deployed in anti-militancy ops in J&K soon’

Srinagar, June 21: The National Security Guards, popularly known as ‘Black Cats’, are likely to…

PDP-BJP breakup is a “fixed match”: Omar

PDP-BJP breakup is a “fixed match”: Omar

Srinagar, Jun 21: National Conference (NC) vice-president Omar Abdullah today termed the breakup of the…

Ready to facilitate UN inquiry on PaK if India gives it access to JK: Pak

Ready to facilitate UN inquiry on PaK if India gives it access to JK: Pak

Islamabad, Jun 21:  Pakistan today said it was ready to facilitate the Commission of Inquiry…

Budgam police claims cracking Wadwan shootout case

Budgam police claims cracking Wadwan shootout case

June 21: Budgam police claims to have cracked the Wadwan shootout case in which one…

Yoga to be taught at educational institutions: Guv

Yoga to be taught at educational institutions: Guv

Srinagar, Jun 21: Several functions were organised in Srinagar today to mark the fourth International…

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Governor attends 4th International Yoga Day

Governor attends 4th International Yoga Day

SRINAGAR, JUNE 21: Governor N.N. Vohra attended the 4th International Yoga Day organized by the Directorate of Indian Systems of Medicine and Homeopathy, J&K, in early morning today at the…

SAC conducts inspection of Dal, Nigeen lakes

SAC conducts inspection of Dal, Nigeen lakes

SRINAGAR, JUNE 21: The Scientific Advisory Committee (SAC) of LAWDA today conducted extensive inspection of Dal and Nigeen lakes to assess the spread of Lily and other aquatic plants in…

3-day seminar on Indo-Iranian Persian Literature begins at KU

3-day seminar on Indo-Iranian Persian Literature begins at KU

Srinagar, June 21: A three-day seminar on ‘Emergence of moral and ethical values in Indo-Iranian Persian Literature’ began at the University of Kashmir on Thursday. Vice Chancellor Prof Khurshid Iqbal…

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Governor meets Civil Services qualifiers

Governor meets Civil Services qualifiers

SRINAGAR, JUNE 21: At a Reception hosted by them at the Raj Bhavan Governor N.N. Vohra and Usha Vohra met the…

Secretary RDD reviews implementation of Governor’s directions

Secretary RDD reviews implementation of Governor’s directions

SRINAGAR, JUNE 21: Secretary, Department of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj, Sheetal Nanda held a meeting to review the action taken…

Avinash Rai Khanna meets Governor

Avinash Rai Khanna meets Governor

SRINAGAR, JUNE 21: Avinash  Rai Khanna, National Vice-President, Bharatiya Janata Party called on Governor N.N. Vohra at the Raj Bhavan today.…

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Labartal, Kakinmaran enter final

Labartal, Kakinmaran enter final

Budgam: In the penultimate match of the Ramazan tournament, Labartal defeated Sheikhpora by 63 runs here…

Neymar returns to training, Brazil guarantees he’s ready

Ahmed Shehzad tested positive for doping: sources

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Wasting precious land

Wasting precious land

The J&K High Court has made it clear on several occasions that it will not tolerate…

Watery desert!

OPINION View all

The abrupt end of an unlikely alliance

The abrupt end of an unlikely alliance

By: Happymon Jacob The alliance between the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and the Bharatiya Janata Party…

BJP-PDP Breakup

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In southern Syria, the US faces a Russia-Israel challenge

In southern Syria, the US faces a Russia-Israel challenge

By: Joe Macaron Dynamics in the southern front in Syria have reached a tipping point. Russian-Israeli…

Spy Chronicles: Does It Really Convey Any Lessons for India-Pakistan Peace?

INTERALIA View all

Psycho Analysis

Psycho Analysis

By: Kabir Firaque Back in 1960, Alfred Hitchcock’s Psycho not only captivated audiences but influenced other…

Why is J&K without Street Vending Act?

WIDE ANGLE View all

When defending indefensible is confused with serving ‘national interests’!

When defending indefensible is confused with serving ‘national interests’!

More than two weeks have passed since Major Leetul Gogoi of Budgam human-shield infamy was caught…

Extolling courage, resolve, and sacrifice

CREATIVE BEATS View all

Backpacks

Backpacks

  Mushtaque B Barq What else a sunny morning can bring at fore, watching school going…

 Dreadful dusk

ON HERITAGE View all

Exploring Neolithic Kashmir

Exploring Neolithic Kashmir

Much has been written and said about the pre-historic cultures of Kashmir and it is widely…

Celebrating art and heritage

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Meet a Budgam girl whose calligraphy has got international recognition!

Meet a Budgam girl whose calligraphy has got international recognition!

Budgam, June 06 : Nadiya Mushtaq Mir, 29, a calligrapher from Kralpora village in Budgam district…

Budding artist