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On eve of International week of the disappeared, APDP calls upon Indian govt to deliver justice

On eve of  International week of the  disappeared, APDP calls upon Indian govt to deliver justice

The association of parents of disappeared persons along Indian Association of People’s Lawyers  IAPL   called  upon the Indian  government to  act as per principles of law and justice, and enquire into  the cases of enforced disappearances, ensure speedy justice to victims and prosecute the perpetrators of enforced disappearances. The association on the eve of the […]

Speaker constitutes various House Committees

Speaker constitutes various House Committees

Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly Speaker, Dr. Nirmal Kumar Singh, constituted various House Committees for the year 2018-19. As per the notifications issued by the Assembly Secretariat, the General Purposes Committee has been constituted of which Dr. Nirmal Kumar Singh shall be the Ex-officio chairman. Deputy Speaker, Ali Mohammad Sagar Chairman PAC, Choudhary Sukhnandan Kumar Chairman PUC, and […]

Mehbooba congratulates Shabir Shah’s daughter Sama on topping CBSE exams, says she is an inspiration

Mehbooba congratulates Shabir Shah’s daughter Sama on topping CBSE exams, says she is an inspiration

Srinagar: In a first, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti has congratulated a senior resistance leader’s daughter for topping the state in the CBSE-2018 examinations, the results of which were declared on 26 May. Sama Shabir, daughter of incarcerated resistance leader Shabir Shah, brought laurels to Jammu and Kashmir by securing 97.8 per cent […]

‘Jammu and Kashmir has become a police state’: JeI

Srinagar: Strongly condemning the use of “brute force” against worshippers in Srinagar’s central mosque (Jamia Masjid) on Friday, the Jama’at-e-Islami (JeI) has alleged that “the assault on Jamia Masjid seems to be a part of the hidden agenda of mass extermination of Kashmiri Muslims for which government forces have been given a free license.” A statement issued […]

Naeem Akther condemns Hajin killing

Naeem Akther condemns Hajin killing

Minister for Public Works and Culture Naeem Akther on Friday while condemning the killing of a man in Hajin said that the law enforcing agencies have been instructed to ensure that the culprits of the “heinous crime” don’t escape the arms of law. “It is heart-wrenching to note that the brutal and inhuman killing of […]

Provide clarity, consider invoice value, CII urges government

Provide clarity, consider invoice value, CII urges government

A delegation of Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) on Friday appealed the government to provide clarity and consider invoice value. The representatives of CII apprised the minister about various issues faced by the industries in the state and sought the intervention of the minister in resolving their issues. The delegation urged the government to reduce the […]

Separate schools for specially-abled children across the state: Govt

Separate schools for specially-abled children across the state: Govt

  Srinagar: Minister for school education, Chowdhary Zulfikar Ali on Wednesday announced that government would soon start separate schools for specially abled children across the state. The minister said that government is making sure that concept of inclusive education is followed in letter and spirit and a child irrespective of his health condition receives the […]