KI News

Journalist Maqbool Sahil is no more

Journalist Maqbool Sahil is no more

Srinagar: Kashmir Editors Guild (KEG) expressed grief over the demise of senior Journalist Maqbool Sahil, who passed away on Tuesday evening here in Srinagar. Sahil, author of many books used to write for many publications brought out from Srinagar. He was an avid photographer also. Maqbool Sahil, according to reports suffered a massive heart attack […]

 KI News

Six held for ‘recruiting youth in militant ranks’: Police

Six held for ‘recruiting youth in militant ranks’: Police

Srinagar, Mar 19: Police on Monday claimed to have “busted” a network recruiting youth in militant outfits in Tral area of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district. “On a specific information, Awantipora police along-with 42 RR and CRPF, in a joint operation in Tral, busted a criminal network involving JeM outfit who were involved in recruiting youth […]

 KI News

JKPSC sets timeline for CCE

JKPSC sets timeline for CCE

Jammu, Mar 19: J&K Public Service Commission has notified that in future the examinations under Jammu & Kashmir Combined Competitive Examination Rules, 2018, shall be held at each stage as far as practicable after 15 days from the completion of UPSC Civil Services Examinations i.e. Preliminary, Mains and Personality Tests. However, in view of the […]

 KI News

Police lodges FIR against army

Police lodges FIR against army

Srinagar, Mar 19: Police on Monday lodged a First Information Report (FIR) against an army-man for allegedly thrashing a teenager following an altercation during a cricket match in Uri area of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district. An official said that FIR No 21/18 under sections 341, 323, 506 RPC has been registered against the army-man. Giving […]

 KI News

Avalanche warning issued for Kashmir, Ladakh

Avalanche warning issued for Kashmir, Ladakh

Srinagar, Mar 19: Divisional Administration Kashmir Monday issued an avalanche warning for next 24-hours for hilly and avalanche-prone areas of Kashmir Valley and Ladakh region. “Avalanche warning valid for next 24-hours from March 19 to March 20, 2018, exists for avalanche-prone slopes of Kupwara, Bandipora, Baramulla, Anantnag, Kulgam, Budgam, Ganderbal, Kargil and Leh districts of […]

 KI News

Intensify efforts to double farmer’s income by 2022:  Hanjura to Agri Deptt

Intensify efforts to double farmer’s income by 2022:  Hanjura to Agri Deptt

Ministers inaugurate Kisan Mela at Samba

SAMBA, MARCH 19: Minister for Agriculture, Ghulam Nabi Lone Hanjura, today exhorted upon department officers to intensify facilitating efforts for welfare of farming community and work in targeted mode to achieve doubling of farmer’s income by year 2022. The Minister said this after jointly inaugurating the One day Exhibition cum Kisan Mela here today with […]

 KI News

Dorjay for bringing professionals into BODs of CCBs

Minister reviews modalities for recapitalization of unlicensed CCBs with stakeholders

JAMMU, MARCH 19: Minister for Cooperatives and Ladakh Affairs, Chering Dorjay has said that to improve the performance the three Central Cooperative Banks which are presently unlicensed, professionals would be inducted in the Board of Directors soon. This step would surely help these CCBs to further strengthen and become as the full-fledged banks. This was […]

 KI News

Finance Dept authorizes SED for advance withdrawal under SSA

Finance Dept authorizes SED for advance withdrawal under SSA

Jammu, Mar 19: The Finance Department today authorized advance drawal of Rs 140 crore in favour of School Education Department (SED) under centrally-sponsored scheme Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) for meeting teachers’ salary and other expenses. A communiqué sent to School Education department stated that Finance department conveys its concurrence to the  authorization along with permission […]

 KI News

Palestine’s arduous struggle for liberation

Palestine’s arduous struggle for liberation

The harsh reality is, that both Fatah and Hamas actually represent the Palestinian elite's factions

By: Lal Khan Prime Minister Hamdallah, who heads the Palestinian Authority ‘government’ based in the West Bank town of Ramallah, survived a bomb blast attack during his visit to Gaza on March 13. This incident exhibits the convoluted and chronically disrupted struggle for the ending of Israeli occupation and the socioeconomic liberation of ordinary Palestinians. […]

 KI News

Islamabad storms into PSL final as Ronchi cleans up Karachi

Islamabad storms into PSL final as Ronchi cleans up Karachi

DUBAI: A magnificent batting display by Luke Ronchi helped Islamabad United to outplay Karachi Kings in the Qualifier to reach the final in the third edition the Pakistan Super League here at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium on Sunday night. The wicketkeeper batsman from New Zealand smashed five towering sixes and twelve superb fours for […]