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Employees to get one month extra salary for election duty

Employees to get one month extra salary for election duty

Srinagar, Sep 25: Reiterating the Governor’s assertions, the Jammu and Kashmir government Tuesday said its stand on the legal challenge to Article 35-A of the…

SPO resignations ‘negligible’: Govt

Srinagar, Sep 25: Government on Tuesday said the number of resignations of special police officers (SPOs), is “negligible” and is restricted to certain areas of…

Municipal polls nomination filing picks up

Budgam/Baramulla, Sep 25: For the upcoming municipal polls in the state, a total of 30 candidates have filled their nomination papers in the three municipal…

Two militants killed in Sopore encounter

Srinagar, Sep 25: Two unidentified militants were Tuesday killed in an encounter with government forces in Sopore area of Baramulla district of north Kashmir, a…

NC spokesperson quits, will contest ULB polls

NC spokesperson quits, will contest ULB polls

Srinagar, Sep 25: National Conference (NC) spokesperson Junaid Azim Mattu resigned from the party on…

Army chief talks of ‘need for another surgical strike’

Army chief talks of ‘need for another surgical strike’

New Delhi, Sep 24:  In view of the current situation in Jammu and Kashmir, Army…

NC vows to safeguard J&K’s special status, bemoans deteriorating security

NC vows to safeguard J&K’s special status, bemoans deteriorating security

Srinagar, Sep 25: National Conference on Tuesday vowed to safeguard the special status of Jammu…

Status of roads: HC puts PWD on notice

Status of roads: HC puts PWD on notice

Srinagar, Sep 25: The J&K High Court on Tuesday warned the Public Works Department (PWD)…

‘Our kin among 5 militants killed in Bandipora gunfight’

‘Our kin among 5 militants killed in Bandipora gunfight’

Srinagar, Sep 25: Even as the authorities had claimed that five militants killed in Sumlar…

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Delegation of contractual teachers meets Governor

Delegation of contractual teachers meets Governor

SRINAGAR, SEPTEMBER 25: A delegation of contractual teachers of the School Education Department from various districts of Kashmir including Anantnag, Baramulla, Shopian, Kupwara, met Governor Satya Pal Malik at the…

Scores of delegations meet Advisor Kumar during weekly public hearing in Srinagar

Scores of delegations meet Advisor Kumar during weekly public hearing in Srinagar

SRINAGAR, SEPTEMBER 25: Scores of public delegations, individuals today met the Advisor to Governor, K Vijay Kumar to apprise him about their issues and grievances at JK Governor’s Grievance Cell,…

Samoon test drives first electric car

Samoon test drives first electric car

SRINAGAR SEPTEMBER 25: Principle Secretary Transport and Animal, Sheep Husbandry, Fisheries Department, Asgar Samoon today test drove the first Electric Car introduced by State Motor Garage (SMG) here in Valley.…

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Thousands of quintals of unutilized rice rotting in Pulwama Anganwadi Centers

Thousands of quintals of unutilized rice rotting in Pulwama Anganwadi Centers

Pulwama, Sep 24: Thousands of quintals of rice, which continue to remain unutilized from last two years at various Anganwadi Centres…

Constructed in 1960, Manzgam canal in Kulgam district under encroachment

Constructed in 1960, Manzgam canal in Kulgam district under encroachment

Kulgam, September 25: Locals of Manzgam village in south Kashmir’s Kulgam district have expressed their dismay over the encroachment of a…

Advisor Ganai for harnessing talent of special children

Advisor Ganai for harnessing talent of special children

JAMMU, SEPTEMBER 25: Advisor to Governor, Khurshid Ahmad Ganai today said that the specially-abled students have hidden talent which needs to…

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BUSINESS View all

Governor visits J&K KVIB’s exhibition

Governor visits J&K KVIB’s exhibition

SRINAGAR, SEPTEMBER 25: Governor Satya Pal Malik visited the exhibition of the J&K Khadi and Village…

Dr Samoon for hassle-free transportation of horticulture produce

DDC Kupwara inaugurates Fruit Mandi Bumhama

EDITORIAL View all

Tackling joblessness

Tackling joblessness

Of the many problems facing Jammu and Kashmir, while political uncertainty and violence have been a…

Beyond UNGA

OPINION View all

India-Pakistan: Politics Stumps Strategy

India-Pakistan: Politics Stumps Strategy

By: ALI AHMED An earlier contribution to The Citizen very rightly brings out the political rationale…

Are we preparing for a totalitarian world currency?

OTHER VIEW View all

CHINA TO REGISTER A NEW CHAPTER OF ECONOMIC PROSPERITY IN MIDDLE EAST

CHINA TO REGISTER A NEW CHAPTER OF ECONOMIC PROSPERITY IN MIDDLE EAST

By: Mushtaq Hurra  China is not only the world’s largest nation in terms of population but…

Manufacturing nationalism

WIDE ANGLE View all

Srinagar, the City of official neglect!

Srinagar, the City of official neglect!

“It is not from the benevolence of the butcher, the brewer or the baker that we…

They are ‘out like the Archimandrite’!

CREATIVE BEATS View all

   Status of Hazrat Imam Husain (Allah be pleased with him)

   Status of Hazrat Imam Husain (Allah be pleased with him)

The catastrophic occurrence of Karbala is not a plain chronicle of the grandson of the Prophet…

Khaliq Kaka

ON HERITAGE View all

The mysterious Pavements

The mysterious Pavements

Kashmir is a place of great fables, folklore and rich archeological history besides other things. There…

The tradition of emblematic constructions in Kashmir

ART SPACE View all

Featured Artist: Benode Behari Mukherjee

Featured Artist: Benode Behari Mukherjee

Born with severe eye problem, being myopic on one eye and blind in the other Benode…

Featured Artist: Paul Cézanne