J & K

  • UPSC
    Jul 04, 2015 21:41 IST

    5 crack civil services exams from J&K

    Four candidates from the Valley have cracked the prestigious civil services exams, the results of which were declared by the Union Public Service Commission, on Saturday. While Baseer-Ul-Haq tops the chart with 46th rank, Afaq Giri gets 457th, Yasin 459th and Deeba Farhat 553th rank.

  • Mufti Sayeed-P
    Jul 04, 2015 20:38 IST

    Annual plan outlay for Doda, Kishtwar announced

    Chief minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed on Saturday announced setting up of the Chenab Valley Development Fund (CVDF) to protect environment and employment generation in the hilly region.

  • Syed Ali Shah Geelani
    Jul 04, 2015 19:33 IST

    Separatists term Dulat's revelations 'absolute lie'

    After mainstream political parties, it was the two main separatist leaders who denied the claims made by former RA&W chief AS Dulat, saying he is trying to create confusion among the separatist ranks.

  • Syed Salahuddin
    Jul 03, 2015 21:08 IST

    Selected on merit, family never met Abdullah: Salahuddin's son

    United Jehad Council (UJC) chairman Syed Salahuddin's son, who is a doctor with a leading hospital in Srinagar, on Friday debunked former RA&W chief AS Dulat's disclosure on his admission in a medical college and the role played by his father based in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK).

  • Kashmir
    Jul 03, 2015 19:29 IST

    Friday unrest, stone-pelting continue in Kashmir, scores injured

    Yet again, Friday remained a tense day in the Kashmir Valley as the authorities clamped down on separatists and their supporters in Srinagar and south Kashmir.

  • Jitendra Singh
    Jul 03, 2015 18:35 IST

    MoS launches Digital India in Udhampur

    Minister of state in prime minister's office Jitendra Singh on Friday launched Digital India in Udhampur district.

  • A woman
    Jul 03, 2015 17:50 IST

    Hizbul militants pose with firearms, post photos on Facebook

    A group of youths, who recently joined the banned terror outfit Hizbul Mujahideen, have brazenly posted a group photo on social networking site Facebook, each member posing with a firearm.

  • Murder, torture, humiliation
    Jul 03, 2015 17:40 IST

    Woman's body recovered from stream in J-K

    A woman was on Friday found dead in Reasi district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said. Family members of Rita Devi had yesterday filed a missing complaint with the police.

  • geelani
    Jul 03, 2015 14:57 IST

    J-K: Police prevents Geelani from addresing rally in Anantnag

    Police today foiled seperatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani's plan to address a public gathering in Anantnag district of south Kashmir by detaining him near his residence.

  • Army personnel inspecting the site where militants planted IED Srinagar-Muzaffarabad, capital of POK
    Jul 03, 2015 14:19 IST

    J-K: Militant, army jawan killed in encoutner at Uri

    An encounter broke out between the army and militants near the Line of Control in Uri sector of north Kashmir on Friday, with a militant who got killed in the operation, an army official said.

  • Newly elected CM Mufti Mohammad Sayeed addressing a press conference in Jammu. Nitin Kanotra/HT
    Jul 02, 2015 18:52 IST

    Officer will be accountable for implementing schemes: CM

    Chief minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed expressed concern over non-utilisation of funds, especially of the centrally-sponsored schemes, and said the performance of the officers will be judged on the effective execution of programmes.

  • Kashmiri women
    Jul 02, 2015 18:42 IST

    Is religious belief behind latest killing in south Kashmir?

    The latest killing of a village head by suspected militants in south Kashmir's Pulwama district on Thursday night may be triggered by religious beliefs held by the victim.

  • Jul 01, 2015 19:35 IST

    J-K: Government terminates services of 63 employees

    Services of 63 tainted officials, including senior bureaucrats, were terminated by the Jammu and Kashmir government on Wednesday to weed out the deadwood amid allegations of letting off the bigwigs and tainted police officials.

  • Rajnath Singh
    Jul 01, 2015 19:01 IST

    Union home minister Rajnath Singh begins 2-day Kashmir visit

    Union home minister Rajnath Singh will be part of the first batch of about 5,000 pilgrims, who will leave for the annual Amarnath Yatra in Kashmir, on Thursday.

  • Congress slams Omar over AFSPA removal
    Jul 01, 2015 18:54 IST

    PDP Dr Mehboob Beg slams BJP's ASFPA remarks

    PDP chief spokesperson Dr Mehboob Beg has reacted sharply to the recent comments made by MoS in PMO Dr Jitendra Singh on AFSPA.