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India’s intellectuals alien, insensitive to JK’s pestering pain: Dr Drabu Fin Min castigates news channels for cherry-picking prejudicial issues on Kashmir to garner TRPs

The apathy of Indian thinkers and policymakers in understanding the trials, tribulations and social evolutions in Jammu and Kashmir is one of the reasons for the pestering problems confronting the state, Minister of Finance Dr Haseeb Drabu said. “More than political alienation in Kashmir, it is the disengagement of Indian civil society that needs to

Murder accused escaped from police custody still at large

Even after the expiry of 13 months, Police have failed to nab the murder convict who escaped from SMHS Hospital Srinagar in June last year where he was brought for medical check-up under police custody. Nazar Muhammad Dar, son of Ghulam Mohiuddin Dar, resident of Rakhshalina Budgam was convicted in a case under FIR number

Search operation against ‘suspicious people’ in Kathua

After four suspicious looking men were seen in Maheshechack village of District Kathua, a massive search operation was launched by the district police, SOG, CRPF and Army in areas near IB, around Noon today. CM directs DGP to constitute special team to probe hair chopping incidents Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti today directed Director General of

JMC continues anti-encroachment drive

Jammu Municipal Corporation (JMC) continued anti-encroachment drive, here today. On the instructions of Commissioner JMC M Raju, the anti-encroachment drive was conducted in the areas viz Jewel, Canal Head, Akhnoor Road, Bhagwati Nagar and Paloura. During the drive, JMC officials removed the illegal rehries causing traffic congestion and obstructions for free movement of pedestrians on

Mehbooba inaugurates Panzgam-Manzgam bridge, SDH Langate

On the second day of her two day visit to this frontier district, Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti today laid the foundation of several road projects besides inaugurating Panzgam-Manzgam Bridge and Sub District Hospital at Langate. She also laid the foundation of model villages in Kunan-Poshpora and also met a large number of people to know

“Cleanliness Drive” under Swachta Hi Seva held in Ganderbal

In connection with observation of cleanliness fortnight ‘Swachhata Hi Sewa’, a cleanliness drive was organized on Monday by the District Administration Ganderbal. DDC Ganderbal, Dr. Piyush Singla, SSP Ganderbal, Fayaz Ahmad Lone, ADC Ganderbal, Syed Shahnawaz Bukhari, and other concerned officers participated in the drive. Besides officers/officials from Police, Revenue, Municipality, I&FC, SDRF and Bharat