What Mehbooba faced today, is a message to Amit Shah
May 16, 2017

Reminds Omer Abdullah What he faced on 15th Aug. 2010 and Dr. Farooq at Eid Gah   SRINAGAR | MAY 16 (PTK): Reminding BJP President Amit Shah that J&K dispute is not about abrogating or strengthening Article 370, AIP Supremo and MLA Langate, Er. Rasheed has said that what Kashmiris want, has been communicated to Mr. Amit Shah through the treatment.

Women in Mehbooba Mufti’s function raise ‘Azaadi slogans’
May 16, 2017

Srinagar | (PTK): Scores of women on Tuesday raised “Azadi slogans” at a function in SKICC, Srinagar after throwing furniture and bottles towards the dice leaving the chief minister Mehbooba Mufti and organizers surprised. Reports said that Rural Development Department had organized a meeting of Self Help Groups at SKICC to interact with CM. It was reported that the trouble started very early.

Handloom and Handicrafts to be the key sectors for economic growth and employment : Bhat
May 16, 2017

Srinagar | (PTK): Nizamududdin Bhat Vice Chairman Handloom and Handicraft Development Corporations has expressed deep concern over the plight of employees and stagnation in the development , growth and productivity in the two vital sectors of social need and importance.  While taking review of the corporations here he said that unrest  and 2016 follds have taken a heavy toll of the corporations.

Jammu and Kashmir govt bans sale of pesticide used in ripening fruits
May 16, 2017

Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir government has banned the sale of the pesticide Ethephon, widely used in ripening fruits and regulating plant growth, citing harmful effects on human and plant health. The state’s horticulture department secretary MH Malik said the decision was taken after a recommendation by the Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology, Kashmir (SKUAST-K).

UN experts call for lifting of Kashmir social media ban
May 12, 2017

Srinagar: India must immediately end its ban on social media networks and on mobile internet services in the State of Jammu and Kashmir and guarantee freedom of expression for citizens, say two United Nations (UN) human rights experts. The ban was imposed on 17 April following widespread student demonstrations. According to information made public through media reports and individuals.

Students of MP school clash With Police in Srinagar
May 11, 2017

Students of MP school clash With Police in Srinagar Security forces today burst teargas shells at some places in the Kashmir Valley to disperse students, who have been demanding release of their classmates arrested during clashes at various educational institutes in past four weeks. Pics By Arfath Naseer   Students of MP school clash With Police in Srinagar Security forces today burst teargas.

Students holds awareness campaign on road safety in Srinagar
May 11, 2017

Students holds awareness campaign on road safety in Srinagar
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People who smoke, eat openly during Ramazan face 3-month imprisonment
May 11, 2017

ISLAMABAD:  The Senate Standing Committee on Religious Affairs on Wednesday unanimously approved the Ehtram-e-Ramazan (Amendment) Bill, 2017 under which fine for the hotel owners – violating the Ehtram-e-Ramazan Ordinance, 1981 – has been increased from Rs500 to Rs25,000. People who will smoke or eat openly during Ramazan will be fined Rs500 along with 3-month.

Kashmir conflict has more than two sides
May 11, 2017

SRINAGAR: India and Pakistan continued to trade artillery fire Tuesday across their disputed border in Kashmir, despite diplomatic efforts to prevent the nuclear rivals from going to war.   Although no deaths were reported Tuesday, several people have been killed in daily firefights in Kashmir since a suicide attack on the Indian Parliament killed 14 people Dec. 13. India blames the attack on.

It hurts me to see children not attending classes: Bukhari
May 11, 2017

SRINAGAR:  Minister for Education Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari on Wednesday emphasised for requisite parental control so that the children in Kashmir do not get astray from their academic ambitions. The Minister was on a day long tour of Batmaloo constituency where he inaugurated the newly constructed building for Government High School at Malroo. Bukhari visited various schools.