Deadlock continues: PDP offers Tourism ministry to Altaf Bukhari
May 13, 2016

‘He refuses, wants R&B back’ Srinagar | (PTK Exclusive): While all is not well between the ruling People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and one of its senior leader and legislator Muhammad Altaf Bukhari, the latter has been offered the tourism ministry which he has out rightly refused to accept. Reliable sources told Press Trust of Kashmir that the Mehbooba Mufti.

CM interacts with top scientists from IIA, IUAA
May 12, 2016

Srinagar | (PTK): Calling upon the country’s top scientists to play their role in popularizing the subject of astronomy, Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti, on Thursday said she will wholeheartedly support any endeavour which aims to inspire state’s young generation towards a relatively alien field. She also evinced keen interest in how astronomy and astrophysics can foster development.

New Delhi threatening Kashmiris on daily basis: Er Rasheed
May 12, 2016

  Srinagar |  (PTK): Despite strict police restrictions and arresting dozens of prominent AIP workers in Kulgam to prevent the district level protest march against coalition governments anti Kashmir policy, Er Rasheed managed to lead the proposed march which was joined by a large gathering including people from various walks of life. Heavy contingent of police deployed there.

Synergy between people and administration precursor for development: Lal Singh
May 11, 2016

Srinagar | (PTK): Minister of Forest, Ecology and Environment, Chaudhary Lal Singh on Wednesday said that synergy between administration and people could change the fate of the State as it will speed up the developmental projects. Speaking to people at a public grievances redressal camp at Gupkar, Singh said that the positive synergy will also help in further reducing the gaps between.

Empowering youth with skills key to employability: Mehbooba
May 11, 2016

Srinagar | (PTK):  Stressing upon empowering large sections of conventionally-educated youth with skills to enhance their employability, Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti, on Wednesday passed directions to put an appropriate mechanism in place which brings together all projects of skill development, presently being implemented by different departments. For this, she.

Vigilance challans police officer for demanding bribe
May 11, 2016

Srinagar | (PTK): Today, Challan of Case FIR NO: 11/2014 Police Station Vigilance Organization Kashmir, against accused public servant Ab. Kabir Rather S/O Late Gh. Mohammad Rather R/o Aragam Bandipora. Assistant Sub Inspector No. 185/GBL Jammu and Kashmir police was produced before  Court of Special Anti-corruption Judge Srinagar presided by Yashpal Bourney. The instant case was.

Failure to stop NEET extension has exposed PDP: Farooq Abdullah
May 11, 2016

Srinagar | (PTK): National Conference President Farooq Abdullah on Wednesday termed the State Government’s failure to stop the extension of NEET to J&K as an indication of PDP’s complete integration into the BJP and said there was a systemic effort to undermine and sideline the State’s institutional autonomy even in areas that specifically fall under the State List under.

Bangladesh hangs top Jamaat leader
May 11, 2016

Srinagar | (PTK): An Islamist leader has been hanged in Bangladesh for crimes during the war of independence from Pakistan in 1971. Motiur Rahman Nizami, 73, was executed early on Wednesday (local time), Law Minister Anisul Haq confirmed. He had been convicted of genocide, rape and torture. Nizami had led Bangladesh’s largest Islamist party, Jamaat-e-Islami.  Nizami was.

After media reports, SHO booked for sexually abusing a woman
May 11, 2016

Jammu | (PTK): Five days ago, reports of a Sub-Inspector allegedly abusing a woman sexually had surfaced. The SI is posted as Station House Officer (SHO) at the Khour police station, on the outskirts of Jammu district. A Jammu based web portal reported that the family of the victim had approached the police after she eloped with a youth. The SHO, Mohammad Iqbal, managed.

Mehbooba congratulates Athar Khan for securing second position in IAS
May 10, 2016

Srinagar | (PTK): Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti, on Tuesday congratulated Athar Aamir Ul Shafi Khan, a 23-year-old boy from Devipora, Mattan, in Anantnag district for having secured the second position in the prestigious IAS 2015 exams. She also lauded the performance of all those who cracked the country’s premier civil services examination from the state. Admiring Athar Khan for.