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DSP threatens doctor; probe ordered

DSP threatens doctor; probe ordered

Srinagar, Dec 22 (PTI) A deputy superintendent of police allegedly threatened a doctor working at the Emergency Hospital at Qazigund in Anantnag district, prompting the police to launch an inquiry. “We regret it and at the same time assure that necessary action shall be taken into the matter,” a police official said about yesterday’s incident. The […]

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Major relief for thousands of Workers SRO-520: Govt notifies rules for regularization of casuals Fulfilled the commitment made in the Legislature during last Budget session: Dr Haseeb Drabu

Major relief for thousands of Workers  SRO-520: Govt notifies rules for regularization of casuals  Fulfilled the commitment made in the Legislature during last Budget session: Dr Haseeb Drabu

Jammu, December 22:In a significant initiative which will provide major relief to thousands of daily-rated, casual, seasonal and other such workers, the Government has issued the much-awaited notification to formally set into motion the process for their regularization. “Jammu & Kashmir Casual and Other Workers – Regular Engagement Rules 2017” outlined in SRO-520 issued by the […]

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JKLF leader Malik arrested, sent to Central jail

JKLF leader Malik arrested, sent to Central  jail

To foil Joint resistance leadership call for valley wide protests after Friday prayers against the recent civilian killings by forces, police arrested JKLF Chairman Mohammad Yasin Malik from his residence, a spokesman of the party said. Police in large numbers raided his residence and arrested him. He was immediately shifted to central jail Srinagar. On […]

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Governor congratulates KAS Topper

Governor congratulates KAS Topper

Governor N.N. Vohra has congratulated Anjum Bashir Khan Khattak, topper in the Kashmir Administrative Services Examination, the results of which were declared by the Jammu and Kashmir Public Service Commission, earlier this week. In his message Governor has lauded Anjum’s achievement and advised him to work with honesty and sustained devotion to promote the common […]

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Mehbooba praises India for voting against US decision at UN

Mehbooba praises India for voting against US decision at UN

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir chief minister, Mehbooba Mufti Friday expressed satisfaction over rejection of US decision about Jerusalem by United Nations and India voting against US. “Very proud to see that India joined over 100 countries at the UN to vote against recognising Jerusalem as the official capital of Israel. This vote further reaffirms our […]

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5 more die of Swine Flu at Kashmir’s SKIMS, toll rises to 21

5 more die of Swine Flu at Kashmir’s SKIMS, toll rises to 21

Five more patients have reportedly died of H1N1 influenza at Sher-e-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS) Soura,  in Kashmir valley, taking the death toll of people killed by the Swine Flu to 21. Confirming the deaths, official sources at SKIMS had told loca;l newspaper Rising Kashmir that three patients have died in last three weeks. […]

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Restrictions in Kashmir capital to prevent protests against civilian killings

Restrictions in Kashmir capital to prevent protests against civilian killings

Authorities on Friday imposed restrictions in parts of Srinagar to prevent protests post the Friday prayers against the civilian killings during gunfights. Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) has called for protests after Friday prayers against the civilian killings.