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Lotus blooms in Valley

Junaid Kathju

Srinagar, Oct 20: With National Conference and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) boycotting the Urban Local Bodies (ULB) polls in the State, the rightwing BJP made big gains in the Valley and for the first time, the saffron party candidates won any election from the militancy-hit Kashmir. The BJP gained big in south, central and north Kashmir. In south Kashmir, it gained control over the municipalities while in Baramulla the rightwing party also fared well. In four militancy infested districRead
BJP sweeps JMC polls

BJP sweeps JMC polls

Syed Amjad Shah

Jammu, Oct 20:The rightwing Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) swept the Jammu Municipal Corporation (JMC)...Read

Cong wins Banihal, BJP Batote

Cong wins Banihal, BJP Batote

Rising Kashmir News

Ramban, Oct 20:Congress won Banihal, the rightwing Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) won Batote while Ram...Read

Cong seeks independents’ support to keep BJP out of SM

Cong seeks independents’ support to keep BJP out ...

Rabiya Bashir

Srinagar, Oct 20:The state Congress Saturday urged all independent candidates, who won elections from ...Read

NIA arrests Pulwama man in 2016 Nagrota attack case

NIA arrests Pulwama man in 2016 Nagrota attack ca...

Javid Ahmad

Srinagar, Oct 20:The National Investigation Agency Saturday arrested a man hailing from south Kashmir&...Read

PM thanks JK people for supporting BJP

PM thanks JK people for supporting BJP

PTI

New Delhi, Oct 20: As BJP performed well in Jammu and Kashmir local body elections, Prime Minister Naren...Read

Docs have important role in ensuring justice to victim

Docs have important role in ensuring justice to v...

Rising Kashmir News

Srinagar, Oct 20:Highlighting the significance of a doctor acting as the first responder to the victim...Read

2 army men injured in Pulwama gunfight

2 army men injured in Pulwama gunfight

Rising Kashmir News

Srinagar, Oct 20:Two army men were injured in a brief gunfight with forces in Pathan village of south ...Read

Govt constitutes State Level Project Steering Committe

Govt constitutes State Level Project Steering Com...

Rising Kashmir News

Srinagar, Oct 20:The Government Saturday ordered constitution of State LevelProject Steering Committee...Read

5 militants killed in twin gunfights in north Kashmir

5 militants killed in twin gunfights in north Kas...

Noor ul Haq

Baramulla, Oct 19:Five militants were killed in two separate encounters in north Kashmir’s Baramu...Read

Pregnant woman dies in cross firing in Pulwama

Pregnant woman dies in cross firing in Pulwama

Javid Sofi

Pulwama, Oct 19:A pregnant woman died in cross firing during a militant attack on Army camp in Shadim...Read

News

Govt forms committees for timely implementation of cen

Govt forms committees for timely implementation o...

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' Srinagar:'Governor’s administration on Saturday accorded sanction to the constitution of State Level Steering Committee (SLSC) and State Level Executive Committee (SLEC) for implementation of Rashtriya Gram Swaraj Abhiyan (RGSA) scheme across the State. According ... Read

ULB Polls:GoI demolished JK’s democ...

Srinagar: The recently held Urban Local Bodies (ULB) polls in Jam...Read

Civic polls turned out to be sham: ...

Srinagar:Senior Congress leader and former union Minister, Prof....Read

PC set to emerge as a major force: ...

Srinagar: Peoples Conference (PC) supported—covertly by Ans...Read

Kashmir

JKSSB cautions candidates against dubious activities o

JKSSB cautions candidates against dubious activit...

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'SRINAGAR, OCTOBER 20:'The Jammu and Kashmir Services Selection Board (JKSSB) Saturday cautioned the job aspirants against the activities of some unscrupulous elements who are deceiving the gullible candidates using various deceptive means. “It has been reported by some candid... Read

Shah inspects flood protection work...

Jammu, October 20:Commissioner Secretary, Public Health Engineering (PHE)...Read

Bhagat reviews functioning of JKBOC...

SRINAGAR, OCTOBER 20: Commissioner Secretary Labour and Employment, Saurabh B...Read

35956 children administered MR vacc...

GANDERBAL, OCTOBER 20:The District Development Commissioner Ganderbal Dr. Piy...Read

City

BEd students worried over delay in exams, declaration

BEd students worried over delay in exams, declara...

'Riyaz Bhat'

'Srinagar, Oct 13: 'After the resentment of Under Graduate (UG) students for the delay in the end semester examinations, B. Ed students enrolled in the Distance Education of the University of Kashmir (KU) and other private colleges are also angry for their academic course of two ... Read

Houseboat collapses; family worries...

Srinagar, October 20:The residential houseboat of Bashir Ahmad Gasi near Lam...Read

DAAM, FTII to organize workshop on ...

Srinagar, Oct 20:Directorate of Archives, Archaeology & Museums (DAA...Read

Heritage connects youth with their ...

Srinagar, Oct 20:Stressing for involving local communities in the preser...Read

Jammu

Diplomatic constraints halting permission to Sharda Pe

Diplomatic constraints halting permission to Shar...

'Rising Kashmir News'

'Jammu, Oct 19:'Minister of State at the Prime Minister’s Office, Jitendra Singh, on Friday said that though the matter of granting permission to pilgrims to visit the Sharda Peeth in Pakistan-administered Kashmir was also taken up with the concerned authorities, there ... Read

Delink the salary of FMPHWs from ce...

Jammu, Oct 19:Expressing concern over the not releasing of salaries o...Read

SMVDU fraternity attends PyCon-2018...

Jammu, Oct 19:Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University fraternity, including...Read

Advisor Vyas assures result-oriente...

Jammu, Oct 19: Advisor to Governor B B Vyas on Friday assured result-o...Read

Editorial

Attacking journalists

Attacking journalists

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''Thrashing of journalists who were covering Fateh Kadal gunfight on Wednesday in which two militants, a civilian and a cop were killed has drawn flak and been condemned by media and other professional bodies, various political parties and Hurriyat leaders. Part... Read

8.3 percent victory

Lofty claims about municipal elections and people&rsquo...Read

Food Day

United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation was fo...Read

Addiction, mental disorders

In the hospitals across Kashmir, about 50,000 mental di...Read

Opinion

Agri sector needs immediate attention

Agri sector needs immediate attention

'Kamal Morarka'

''Farmers’ Delhi march that took place recently received fair media coverage. The march once again showed that the government (central government) has failed to deal with the problems raised by agitating farmers. It has thus conveniently forgotten that Ind... Read

Global Warming: Two degrees Celsius...

Global Warming and climate change is an issue that has...Read

Politics of renaming public places ...

The famous quote “What is in the name” &nda...Read

Most fortunate leader in India

Narendra Modi is fortunate to have raised an army of fo...Read

Business

Tourist footfall from SE Asia up: Secy tourism

Tourist footfall from SE Asia up: Secy tourism

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'Srinagar, Oct 20:'Jammu and Kashmir Tourism Alliance (JKTA) held its 15th Annual General Meeting here at ITC Fortune Heevan Resort, Nishat during which it also held an award ceremony honoring veterans of the travel and hospitality sector, its founder members and past presidents... Read

Top industry experts call on Adviso...

SRINAGAR, OCTOBER 20 -A group of overseas delegates comprising CEOs of leadin...Read

Kashmir young innovator aims to mak...

Srinagar, Oct 20:Waseem Ahmad Nadaf, 20, was studying in 9th standard wh...Read

CT Deptt Jammu recovers Rs 129.97 L...

JAMMU, OCTOBER 20: A teams of Commercial Taxes Department conducted surpri...Read

Sports

Hamid starts 200-km ultra-marathon today

Hamid starts 200-km ultra-marathon today

'Rising Kashmir News'

'Srinagar: 'Valley’s known athlete Hamid Aziz will attempt to run non-stop 200 kilometers from Kargil to Srinagar on from Sunday morning. Hamid who hails from downtown Srinagar’s Hawal area has already created record in J&K by running 110km non-stop from S... Read

Bakshi Stadium to be ready by March...

Srinagar, October 18:Secretary, Youth Service & Sports (YSS), Sarmad Haf...Read

Kashmir Invitation Football Cup kic...

SRINAGAR, OCTOBER 18:Real Kashmir Football Club on Thursday displayed outsta...Read

DG YSS flags off cycling expedition...

Budgam Oct 18: The maiden cycle race of U/14, U/17, U/19 Boys and all ...Read

Viewpoint

Transit Governance: Darbar Move costs cash strapped JK

Transit Governance: Darbar Move costs cash strapp...

'Dr. Sirfaraz Ahmed'

''drsirfarazahmed@gmail.com Umraydarazmangkarlayaithay char din Do Jammu may kutgayay do Srinagar may Government knows when to move how to move like in the case of Jammu and Kashmir where it makes a durbar move twice – annually. This month as the summer c... Read

Livestock Farming: A profitable ent...

Jammu and Kashmir, a north-western hill state of India,...Read

Gandhi and musical innovation

ravinitesh@gmail.com This is 150 years celebration of G...Read

Infant Milk Substitute Act 1992: Pr...

The Infant Milk Substitutes, Feeding Bottles and Infant...Read

Responses

Disasters and climate

Disasters and climate

'Dear Editor,'

''It is a matter of great concern that climate change is causing more havoc than geophysical events (according to a study by the UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR). India is listed among top five countries in the world with $80 billion in absolute ec... Read

Release students

This is regarding the harassment of Kashmiri students o...Read

Mob lynching

Another heinous incident of mob-lynching occurred in Su...Read

Book Review

Entailing contemporary conflict in Kashmir

Entailing contemporary conflict in Kashmir

'MashooqYousuf Malik'

'mashooq.law@gmail.com'An assortment of both poetry and prose, “The Dying Whisper of a Never Born Child”, is a book by two neophyte writers— ‘Naveed Para and Majid Majaaz’. It is a book entailing the contemporary Kashmir conflict vis-à-vis its im... Read

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