SBM teachers protest winding up directive in Kupwara

SBM teachers protest winding up directive in Kupwara

By MOHAMMAD AMIN KUPWARA: Teachers working under Saakashar Bharat Mission (SBM) working as teachers in various government run schools in Kupwara district today protested against authorities for a recent order to wind up SBM across the state barring Samba and Jammu districts. The protestors raised slogans against Joint Director Education in front of DC office […]

Pakistan a great blessing for Muslims: Geelani

Pakistan a great blessing for Muslims: Geelani

SRINAGAR: Chairman Hurriyat Conference Syed Ali Geelani on Wednesday termed Pakistan as “centre of hope” of Muslim Ummah saying the country was a “great blessing for Muslims”. In a statement issued here, Geelani while greeting the Pakistan government, its Army and people on ‘Pakistan Resolution Day’ said the country has a political importance in the […]

HC directs govt to make all roads to Srinagar ‘motorable’ within 10 days

HC directs govt to make all roads to Srinagar ‘motorable’ within 10 days

Srinagar: The J&K High Court on Wednesday directed the government to make all roads leading to and within Srinagar “motorable” within ten days. “Generally, it is noticed that due to harsh weather and other circumstances, most of the roads are in a bad condition. Until macadamization process is taken up at an appropriate time, the […]

Serfs still, the Mallekhosh are going down with the dead

Serfs still, the Mallekhosh are going down with the dead

SRINAGAR : In the land reserved for the dead, old feudal ways are still alive. The Malakha, the largest graveyard in Srinagar on the southern slope of Hari Parbat, was once the site of an Islamic seminary and several fruit orchards. The owner of the land was Sheikh Baba Is­mail Kubrawee, the teach­er of Makhdoom […]

PDP working to get JK out of crisis: Mehbooba

PDP working to get JK out of crisis: Mehbooba

Srinagar: Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Wednesday said that vote for her party would be an endorsement for transforming Jammu and Kashmir through dialogue and development and getting the state out of the current crisis. Addressing the meetings of workers from Charar-i-Sharief and Budgam constituencies here , Mehbooba said ever since her party was launched […]

Candidates for Anantnag file papers

Candidates for Anantnag file papers

Anantnag: The NC-Congress candidate G A Mir was the first to arrive at the deputy commisioner’s office here on Wednesday for filling his nomination papers for the Anantnag Lok Sabha by-poll, scheduled on April 12. He was accompanied by the NC’s working president Omar Abdullah, and Congress leaders Sakina Itoo Peerzada Mohammad Syed and Tariq […]

Wet weather for today: MeT

Wet weather for today: MeT

By Nazima Sidiq    Srinagar: Many parts of Kashmir valley received rainfall since Tuesday evening, while as the meteorological department predicted moderate rains for another 24 hours. “Light to moderate rainfall widespread in the both upper and plain regions is expected for next 24 hours,” MeT officials said. Weather is likely to improve after 24 […]

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