Majid Kapra

PDP’s Peer Mansoor booked under PSA

PDP’s Peer Mansoor booked under PSA

Srinagar, Feb 20: Authorities on Thursday invoked Public Safety Act (PSA) which allows six months detention without trial against Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) leader, Peer Mansoor Ahmad, taking number of political leaders booked under the contentious law to nine. Officials said PDP leader Peer Mansoor Ahmad was served with dossier this morning informing the latter […]

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Tral family holds protest to demand punishment for ‘killers’ of their daughter

Tral family holds protest to demand punishment for ‘killers’ of their daughter

Srinagar, Feb 15: A family from Tral town of district Pulwama in south Kashmir Saturday staged protest here demanding punishment to the accused persons involved in murder of their 24-years-old daughter, a mother of two infant children. Holding placards in their hands which sought justice, dozens of family members, relatives and neighbors of the victim, […]

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3 detained for protesting against envoys’ visit

3 detained for protesting against envoys’ visit

Srinagar, Feb 12: Three young men were detained here on Wednesday after they staged a protest against the visit of foreign envoys to Jammu and Kashmir, police said. They protested against the visit and called it a waste of money while the envoys were enjoying a Shikara ride in the Dal Lake. “The government should […]

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Restrictions imposed in Srinagar

Restrictions imposed in Srinagar

Mobile internet snapped in Kashmir, restored later

Srinagar, Feb 09: The authorities snapped mobile Internet services in Kashmir on Sunday as a precautionary measure to prevent any law-and-order scenario on the seventh death anniversary of Parliament attack convict Mohammad Afzal Guru, officials said here. The mobile Internet services were suspended early in the morning as the authorities apprehended violence in the Valley […]

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PDP's Naeem Akhtar booked under PSA

PDP's Naeem Akhtar booked under PSA

2 more NC leaders released from detention, placed under house-arrest

Srinagar, Feb 8: PDP leader Naeem Akhtar was booked under PSA today while as the two more National Conference leaders including former Speaker of erstwhile J&K Legislative Assembly, Mubarak Gul, and Tranvir Sadiq, advisor to the incarcerated party vice-president Omar Abdullah, were placed under house-arrest soon after their release from MLA hostel here Saturday. Gul […]

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JKECC appeals LG to resolve issues confronting employees

JKECC appeals LG to resolve issues confronting employees

Srinagar, Feb 4: Jammu and Kashmir Employees Coordination Committee (JKECC) a body representing several employees unions Tuesday asked the government to earnestly resolve the issues confronting 4.5 lakh employees of the newly carved out Union Territory. The umbrella body appealed the Lieutenant Governor, GC Murmu to end the trend of allotting additional charges to the […]

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Khidmat Centre operators press for regularization

Khidmat Centre operators press for regularization

Hold sit-in outside JK Bank Headquarters

Srinagar, Jan 30: Khidmat Centre operators affiliated with Jammu and Kashmir Bank Thursday sat on a sit-in outside bank headquarters at TRC here to press for their regularization. Protesting Khidmat centre operators engaged in phases since 2009 said the former Chairman of J&K Bank in a meeting last year assured that a suitable job policy […]

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Guv assurances OK, but we want statement in Parl: Omar

Guv assurances OK, but we want statement in Parl: Omar

Srinagar, Aug 03: National Conference vice-president Omar Abdullah on Saturday said that Governor S P Malik has assured that no moves are planned on repealing articles 370 and 35-A of the Constitution, or the state’s trifurcation, but as “the Governor is not the final word on Jammu and Kashmir”, his party wants an assurance on […]

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PC will support efforts aimed at protecting J&K special identity: Sajad Lone

PC will support efforts aimed at protecting J&K special identity: Sajad Lone

Srinagar, Jul 31: Peoples Conference chairman Sajad Gani Lone Wednesday said that his party will extend ‘unconditional’ support to any collective effort aimed at protecting the special identity of Jammu and Kashmir. Lone said PC will support any endeavor including that of PDP president Mehbooba Mufti’s call for an all party meeting in this regard. […]

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Job aspirants of F&ES demand release of final selection list

Job aspirants of F&ES demand release of final selection list

Srinagar, July 29: Job aspirants of Fire and Emergency Services Jammu and Kashmir Monday blocked the Residency Road here as a mark of protest against the government for failing to release final selection list of candidates. The aspirants holding banners and placards reading “release selection list, don’t make us to suffer” amid slogans appeared at […]

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