Pak PM says ‘India must take necessary steps to meet’ long standing demand of Kashmiri people’

Pak PM says ‘India must take necessary steps to meet’ long standing demand of Kashmiri people’

Srinagar: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Saturday welcomed the initiative to restore the ceasefire agreement along the Line of Control (LoC) between India and Pakistan. However, Khan said  that the onus of creating an ‘enabling’ environment between the two countries rests with India. “I welcome restoration of the ceasefire along the LOC,” Khan said in […]

UN condemns raids on HR defenders, restriction on civil society

UN condemns raids on HR defenders, restriction on civil society

Srinagar: The United Nations Human Rights (UNHRC) has condemned government raids on Human Rights  defenders, restriction on civil society and its impact on the rights of the people of Kashmir. On the 46th session of the Human Rights Council, Michelle Bachelet, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights said the body continues to monitor situation in […]

Rains, Snowfall In Kashmir Hilly Areas May Receive Snowfall Upto Half To 1ft: Sonam Lotus

Rains, Snowfall In Kashmir Hilly Areas May Receive Snowfall Upto Half To 1ft: Sonam Lotus

Srinagar, Feb 27: Higher reaches of Kashmir Valley received fresh snowfall while rains lashed plains of Kashmir Valley, weatherman said on Saturday. A meteorological department official  said hat the Gulmarg, the world famous skiing resort in north Kashmir received rain or snow of 23.2mm in last 24 hours till 0830 hours. The resort, the venue […]

Covid-19 cases show surge in J&K

Covid-19 cases show surge in J&K

Srinagar, Feb 26: The Covid-19 positive cases in Jammu and Kashmir has once again started to surge from the past few days. Officials said that on 9 February the active cases of Covid-19 in Jammu and Kashmir were below 600 while in the last 15 days, the cases have surged to over 800. The centre has […]

Khelo India International Games Festival signifies J&K touching new heights in peace, development: PM Narendera Modi

Khelo India International Games Festival signifies J&K touching new heights in peace, development: PM Narendera Modi

Gulmarg, Feb 26: Prime Minister Narender Modi Friday said Khelo India International Games Festival that is being held in the world famous ski-resort of Gulmarg in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district signifies that J&K is touching new heights in peace and development. Addressing over 600 participants including international players through virtual mode at Gulmarg, the Prime […]

Director Information Among 9 Officers Transferred

Director Information Among 9 Officers Transferred

Srinagar, Feb 26: Jammu and Kashmir administration on Friday ordered transfer of nine officers in the interest of administration with immediate effect. According to an order, Alok Kumar, IRS, awaiting orders of adjustment in the General Administration Department, is posted as Principal Secretary to the Government, Youth Services and Sports Department. Sarmad Hafeez (IAS), Administrative […]

Two LeT associates held along with arms and ammunition in Hajin; Police

Two LeT associates held along with arms and ammunition in Hajin; Police

Bandipora, Feb 26,: Police in North Kashmir’s Hajin town of Bandipora district on Friday claimed to have arrested two militant associates of proscribed militant outfit Lashkar-e-taiba commonly known as LeT along with arms and ammunition from their possession. In a statement, Police spokesperson said, “Acting on specific information Bandipora police along with 13 RR and […]