Four killed, four injured as vehicle plunges into Khuni Nallah along Srinagar-Jammu highway

Four killed, four injured as vehicle plunges into Khuni Nallah along Srinagar-Jammu highway

Jammu, Jun 30: At least four persons died while four others received critical injuries when a load carrier carrying labourers met with an accident near Khooni Nallah in Ramsu area of Ramban district on Wednesday morning. Officials said that Srinagar bound TATA Mobile, carrying labourers of Chhattisgarh rolled down from the highway and fell into […]

ACB produces chargesheet against 31 accused in ‘Rice Export India Scam’ of Rs 1100 Crore of J&K Bank

ACB produces chargesheet against 31 accused in ‘Rice Export India Scam’ of Rs 1100 Crore of J&K Bank

Srinagar, Jun 29: Anti-corruption Bureau on Tuesday produced a chargesheet against thirty-one accused in ‘Rice Export India Scam’ of Rs. 1100 Crore of Jammu and Kashmir Bank. The special task force – primarily responsible for the detection, investigation and prosecution of cases of corruption among public servants and facilitating government departments to provide an honest, […]

Girl allegedly hanged herself to death in Qazigund

Girl allegedly hanged herself to death in Qazigund

Qazigund, Jun 29: A 25-year-old girl allegedly committed suicide by hanging herself at her home in Qazigund area of South Kashmir Kulgam district on Tuesday evening. A police official said that a girl (name withheld) from Bumthan locality of Qazigund allegedly hanged herself at her home following which her family members took her to a […]

President empowers LG Ladakh to exercise powers of appropriate government under central land acquisition law

President empowers LG Ladakh to exercise powers of appropriate government under central land acquisition law

Srinagar, June 29:  The President of India has empowered the Lieutenant Governor of Ladakh Union Territory to exercise the powers of appropriate government under the Right to Fair Compensation and Transparency in Land Acquisition, Rehabilitation and Resettlement Act, 2013. The Union Home Ministry has issued a notification to empower the LG Ladakh to discharge functions […]

J&K govt comes up with SUKOON for distressed people amid surge in suicidal cases

J&K govt comes up with SUKOON for distressed people amid surge in suicidal cases

SRINAGAR, JUNE 29: Chief Secretary, Arun Kumar Mehta, today inaugurated SDRF first Battalion’s 24×7 mental health helpline ‘SUKOON’ at its headquarters. Divisional Commissioner, Kashmir, P K Pole; Commandant General HG/ CD SDRF, V K Singh; Deputy Commissioner, Srinagar, Aijaz Asad, Commandant SDRF First Battalion Kashmir, Haseeb Ur Rehman besides other dignitaries were present on the […]

Struggle for Article 370 must continue: Saifuddin Soz

Struggle for Article 370 must continue: Saifuddin Soz

Srinagar, June 29: Prof. Saifuddin Soz, former Union Minister Tuesday said that senior political leader Muzafar Hussain Beigh is utterly wrong in claiming that Article 370 is gone forever.  In a statement Soz said that his attention has been drawn to Muzaffar Baig’s statement that Article 370 of the Constitution of India is gone. “He […]