SC/ST organisations holds protests against new recruitment policy in J&K

Members of various scheduled caste and scheduled tribe organisations on Tuesday held a protest here, demanding an immediate roll back of the new recruitment policy formulated by the Jammu and Kashmir government.

Dal Khalsa terms closure of Pathribal case travesty of justice

Radical Sikh outfit Dal Khalsa took exception over the closure of the Parthribal fake encounter case terming it a travesty of justice.

J&K parties demand probe into role of Ghulam Mir

Senior National Conference leader and Minister Ali Mohammad Sagar said if true, it is shocking that a minister was conspiring against the government even when he was a part of it.

Srinagar witnesses hottest day in 7 years

Jammu and Kashmir`s summer capital Srinagar on Monday witnessed its hottest day in seven years, with the mercury touching 35.4 degrees Celsius.

PM, Sonia to launch rail link to Kashmir on June 25

The much-awaited railway section linking Kashmir valley with rest of the country will be launched on June 25 when Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi jointly flag off the first train.

Army foils infiltration bid in J&K, 3 intruders killed

The Army on Sunday foiled an infiltration bid from across the border in Nowgam sector of Kashmir, killing three intruders.

2 cops suspended, ASI transferred for corruption in J&K

Two constables were suspended while an Assistant Sub-Inspector was transfered to the district Police Lines over separate cases of corruption in the Udhampur district of Jammu and Kashmir.

`34,753 illegal electricity connections regularised in J&K`

The Jammu and Kashmir government has regularised over 34,000 illegal electricity connections in the state and penalties have been imposed against the erring consumers.

NC brings adjournment motion to discuss Liyaqat in J&K Assembly

Seeking a discussion on the arrest of alleged militant Liyaqat Ali Shah in New Delhi, the ruling National Conference on Monday brought an adjournment motion in the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly.

‘Transfer court martial in Pathribal case outside Nagrota’

MLA Peerzada Mansoor friday demanded transfer of the court martial proceedings in the Pathribal Fake encounter case from Nagrota Army camp in Jammu to either Srinagar or Anantnag.

J&K govt renames rural devp deptt

The Jammu and Kashmir government today renamed Rural Development Department as Rural Development and Panchayati Raj Department.

Uttarakhand is biggest tobacco consumer in north: Survey

Uttarakhand has earned the dubious distinction of being the state with highest consumption of tobacco products, followed by Jammu and Kashmir.

Uttarakhand is biggest tobacco consumer in north: Survey

Uttarakhand has earned the dubious distinction of being the state with highest consumption of tobacco products, followed by Jammu and Kashmir.

Terrorist hideout busted

Security forces smashed a terrorist hideout in Jammu and Kashmir`s Reasi district.