Kupwara girl records statement before CJM, denies molestation
April 17, 2016

Srinagar  (PTK): The girl, whose alleged molestation led to protests in Kashmir and five people lost their lives in forces firing, stood on her earlier statement saying she was not molested. A police spokesperson in a statement said the girl recorded her statement on Saturday evening before Chief Judicial Magistrate Handwara. “Her statement was recorded in case FIR Number 130/2016 under section.

Govt fails to prevent loss of lives: NC
April 16, 2016

Srinagar  (PTK): National Conference (NC) Provincial President Saturday questioned Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti’s “purely political, partisan” meetings in New Delhi while the youth were being killed in Kupwara and asked the Chief Minister to clarify what apparent sense of urgency compelled her to meet BJP President Amit Shah and General Secretary Ram Madhav in Delhi when she should have rushed.

Dr. Ambedkar worked for women empowerment: Priya Sethi
April 14, 2016

Jammu:  While underlining the role of Baba Sahib Bhim Rao Ambedkar in empowering women in India, Minister of State for Education, Technical Education, Tourism, Culture, Horticulture, Floriculture and Parks, Priya Sethi said that Dr. Ambedkar was a champion of women rights who worked for giving equal rights to the women and fought for ensuring that basic rights are ensured to the females. She said.

Let’s churn out a plan to find out forest assets: Lal Singh
April 14, 2016

Jammu : Minster for Forests, Ecology and Environment, Choudhary Lal Singh today asked the officers of Forest Department to prepare a working plan of each forest area for knowing the forests assets adding that forests are primarily maintained for ecological services it provides by way of maintaining ecosystem, carbon sequestration, maintenance of Ozone layer, maintenance of bio-deversity and ecotourism. This.

State Government clueless, CM absconding: NC
April 14, 2016

NC leaders fuming for not given security to visit Kupwara Srinagar: National Conference on Thursday lashed out at the State Government for its shocking mishandling of the situation in Kupwara District that resulted in the loss of four innocent lives in a matter of 24 hours. A National Conference spokesperson said Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti’s absence from the State even on the second day of the.

Mehbooba led govt turning more brutal: Geelani
April 14, 2016

‘She has bundled pro-freedom leaders in jails’ Srinagar : Chairman Hurriyat conference (G) Syed Ali Geelani strongly condemned the crackdown of PDP led government on pro freedom leaders wherein several leaders either has been placed under house arrest or behind the bars in various police stations. Geelani appealed human rights organisations across the globe and amnesty.

‘Saudi Backs Pakistan on Kashmir Policy’
April 14, 2016

Srinagar : Saudi Arabia today joined Pakistan in supporting the Kashmiri movement for “self-determination” days after the Narendra Modi government touted the Prime Minister’s visit to Riyadh a successful one. Saudi Arabia’s articulation of its position on Kashmir comes less than a fortnight after Riyadh agreed to what some Indian officials read as a subtle.

Day 2: Kashmir shuts against Handwara Killings
April 14, 2016

‘Internet suspended, curfew, restrictions cripple life’ Srinagar: The curfew-like restrictions continued for the second consecutive day in several parts of Kashmir. Ding-dong battles of stone pelting were reported from various parts of the valley especially in northern Kashmir’s Kupwara area. Traffic was off the roads while schools, government and other officers remained closed in.

Priya Sethi inaugurates 3 day Baisakhi festival
April 13, 2016

Jammu: Minister of State for  Tourism, Education, Technical Education, Horticulture, Floriculture and Parks Priya Sethi today inaugurated three day Baisakhi Festival at Vivekanand Chowk being organized by the Tourism Department. Member Parliament Jugal Kishore Sharma,  MLA Jammu East, Rajesh Gupta, Senior BJP Leader Yudhvir Sethi, besides Dr. Pawan Kotwal, Divisional Commissioner, Jammu, Farooq A..

Mehbooba calls on Prime Minister
April 13, 2016

Srinagar: Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti, Wednesday  called on the Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, and discussed the overall political and developmental scenario of the state. This was the first meeting of Mehbooba Mufti with the Prime Minister since she became the Chief Minister of J&K. During the meeting, both the leaders deliberated upon several wide-ranging issues concerning the state..