All party meeting: NC, PDP, Cong say no to Panchayat polls till leaders are released

Srinagar, Feb. 18 -- Efforts to convince political parties to participate in the Panchayat polls suffered a major setback on Tuesday when Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) National Conference (NC) and Co... Read More

Student trio sedition case: Transfer case from Hubli to Bengaluru city: 24 lawyers approach Karnataka HC

Srinagar, Feb. 18 -- A day after lawyers thrashed three Kashmiri students, a group of 24 advocates filed a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) in the Karnataka High Court seeking quashing the resolution ... Read More

NIA files chargesheet against 2 LeT militants

Jammu, Feb. 18 -- The National Investigative Agency (NIA) on Tuesday filed a chargesheet against two Lashkar-e-Taiba militants, who were arrested near the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's ... Read More

80 unauthorised cuts made across NH: Govt

Jammu, Feb. 18 -- Advisor to Lieutenant Governor, Rajeev Rai Bhatnagar, Tuesday was informed that 80 unauthorized cuts have been made across the National Highway creating vulnerable spots for accident... Read More

Govt steps up efforts to roll out CRS, DILRMP in JK

Jammu, Feb. 18 -- Government intends to step up efforts for rolling out the Computerized Registration System (CRS) and its integration with the ongoing project Digital India Land Records Modernization... Read More

Election commissioner Sushil Chandra named in J&K delimitation panel

Srinagar, Feb. 18 -- Chief election commission (CEC) nominated election commissioner Sushil Chandra as his nominee to the proposed delimitation commission for Jammu and Kashmir, a poll panel officer a... Read More

3.25 lakh fine realized for violating food safety standards in Budgam

Budgam, Feb. 18 -- Adjudicating Officer, Additional Deputy Commissioner Budgam Mushtaq Ahmad Simnani today imposed a fine of Rs. 3.25 lac on various food outlet, shopkeepers, bakers, butchers, milkmen... Read More

Migratory bird census begins

Srinagar, Feb. 17 -- Wetlands Division Kashmir of Wildlife Protection Department conducted the census of Migratory Birds besides other endemic birds living in the Valley wetlands. The participants fr... Read More

Shortage of nurses takes heavy toll on healthcare system in Kashmir

Srinagar, Feb. 17 -- Healthcare system is at the verge of collapse as government is dragging its feet to fill up the vacancies of nurses in major hospitals across the valley. According to the data of... Read More

Panchayat by-polls: CEO issues notification for Phase-II

Jammu, Feb. 17 -- Chief Electoral Officer, J&K, (Election Authority under J&K Panchayati Raj Rules, 1996) Shailendra Kumar Monday issued notification for the conduct of phase-II of by-elections for Pa... Read More