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HDFC JK chief, six cluster heads humiliate their own branch managers; tell them to “commit suicide, become Maulvis, truck drivers”

HDFC JK chief, six cluster heads humiliate their own branch managers; tell them to “commit suicide, become Maulvis, truck drivers”

Srinagar: The HDFC bank Jammu Kashmir head, Zubair Iqbal, crossed all the limits when he along with six other cluster heads humiliated, taunted and used bad language against their own branch managers if they failed to perform and generate good business. Iqbal along with his cluster heads resorted to name calling of their managers, used […]

Govt bans posting of teachers in Zonal Education Offices

Govt bans posting of teachers in Zonal Education Offices

Srinagar: Director School Education Kashmir Dr. G.N. Itoo has said in a meeting with Joint Directors and Chief Education Officers (CEOs) of Kashmir Division that no teacher will be allowed to work in Zonal Education Offices. The meeting was organised to review the implementation of the directions of the state government regarding detachment of the […]

Tehreek-e-Hurriyat elects Sehraie as chairman

Tehreek-e-Hurriyat elects Sehraie as chairman

By Salaar Khan Srinagar: Senior huriyat leader,  Ashraf Sehraie has been officially appointed as the chairman of the Tehreek-e-Hurriyat (TeH) after he emerged victorious through a voting process over the past few days. Sehraie secured 410 votes out of the total 433 votes. The voting process in TeH was going on from past few days. […]

Three militants killed in Tanghdar Sector

Three militants killed in Tanghdar Sector

  Srinagar: Three militants have been killed in an ongoing encounter near Line Of Control (LoC) in Tanghdar sector of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Saturday evening. A police officer said that soldiers of 6 Garwhal manning the fence at Baltherian Post challenged the movement of a group of infiltrators today evening. “After being challenged […]

Former UN chief and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Kofi Annan dies aged 80

Former UN chief and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Kofi Annan dies aged 80

ACCRA/GENEVA Aug 18 (Reuters) Former United Nations Secretary-General and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Kofi Annan has died at the age of 80, his foundation said on Saturday. Annan, a Ghanaian national, died in hospital in Bern, Switzerland, in the early hours of Saturday, two of his close associates said. In Geneva, the Kofi Annan Foundation […]

Imran Khan sworn in as new Prime Minister of Pakistan

Imran Khan sworn in as new Prime Minister of Pakistan

  Islamabad: An Oxford educated and world renowned cricketer-turned politician Imran Khan was on Saturday sworn in as the 22nd Prime Minister of Pakistan. Pakistan President Mamnoon Hussain administered the oath to the 65-year-old former captain of Pakistan cricket team. Mr Khan took the oath in Urdu. Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Khan was elected as […]

Cross LoC gunfire in Karnah: Two civilians injured

Cross LoC gunfire in Karnah: Two civilians injured

Kupwara: Two civilians have sustained injuries in Karnah after India Pakistan traded gunfire on late Friday night along Line Of Control at Karnah in northern Kashmirs Kupwara district. Injured has been identified as Jahangir Ahmad and Zameer Ahmad, but officials added that their injuries are not grievous “During heavy cross border shelling, some pieces or […]