Srinagar: The district administration in Srinagar has yet again decided to suspend class work of two Srinagar schools on May 20. The Deputy Commissioner Srinagar Farooq Ahmad Lone said that class work at SP higher secondary school and MP higher secondary school tomorrow “as a precautionary measure”.
On 24 January 2017, 11 politicians in Jammu and Kashmir managed to pass a resolution in the 36-member J&K Legislative Council, urging the PDP-BJP coalition government to declare 23 September a public holiday in honour of the last king of the State, Maharaja Hari Singh, who was born on that date in 1895. Expectedly, […]
Srinagar: At least 86 people have been killed and 30,000 displaced as violence continues unabated in Myanmar’s Rakhine state. Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar poured into neighbouring Bangladesh this week with some feared drowned after a boat sank in a river during a bid to flee escalating violence that has killed at least 86 people and […]
Srinagar: The Election Commission may postpone the by-elections for Anantnag Lok Sabha seat as one-off case in view of the ground realities of the place, where semblance of normalcy just returned but future still remains uncertain, a Jammu daily reported on Tuesday. The EC has to hold by-election by December 20, and the entire electioneering process […]
Srinagar: No prayers were offered for 18th consecutive Friday today in Jamia masjid in old Srinagar, as authorities laid siege to the historic Grand mosque since Thursday evening. Heavy deployment of police and para-military forces were in place since Thursday evening in the wake of a ‘chalo’ call made by the pro-freedom camp in their weekly […]
Srinagar: Former All Parties Hurriyat Conference Chairman and present Muslim Conference Chairman Prof. Abdul Gani Butt is scheduled to release his autobiography titled Beyond me tomorrow at his party headquarters at Wazir Bagh at 11am. Prof. Butt is also scheduled to deliver a speech on his autobiography and the prevailing situation in Kashmir, a statement issued by his party said.