Para appeals Mehbooba for considering Kamran’s Amnesty

Srinagar, People’s Democratic Party, Youth Wing President, Waheed Ur Rehman Para on Thursday appeals Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti for consideration of photojournalist, Kamran Yousuf, and Javid Bhat under amnesty policy announced for youth endorsed by Government of India. “I have a great hope and faith in CM’s leadership and commitment towards ...

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SC declares Nawaz Sharif ineligible to head party

by Sohail Khan ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court on Wednesday declared former prime minister Nawaz Sharif ineligible to continue as president of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) for being a disqualified person declared by a court of law and declared null and void all actions taken by the former prime minister ...

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Fighting elections without faith in democracy

By Samuel Baid In May 1988 then Prime Minister of Pakistan Mohammad Khan Junejo was returning home from East Asia. He was happy with himself for having told by his hosts that democracy had taken root in his country. But, alas, when he got close from the plane at Islamabad ...

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LoC Trade remains Unaffected despite LoC flare-up

Srinagar, Despite rising tensions after frequent ceasefire violation across the LoC, the routine cross-Line of Control (LoC) trade remained unaffected on Thursday. Heavy exchange of firing between armies of India and Pakistan in Hajipeer sector of Uri early Thursday, however, it did not affect the on-going cross LoC trade. Sources said ...

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JK Bank clarification on Gitanjali Gems Limited

Srinagar, Jammu Kashmir Bank on Thursday clarified that it has no direct exposure to the Nirav Modi Group companies and was not affected by any fraudulent Letters of Undertaking (LoU) issued by the Punjab National Bank. Downplaying the media reports, J&K Bank official spokesperson today clarified that the Bank had no ...

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Traffic Police books 116 mini-bus operators

Srinagar, Continuing its drive against overloading in minibuses, Traffic Police City Srinagar has booked 116 mini-bus operators and served them with court challans. The spokesman in a statement said during the week-long drive 08 mini-buses, 86 bikes/scooties and 263 vehicles were also seized in various traffic-related offences across the Srinagar City. ...

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Rain, snow likely in Kashmir from Feb 23

Srinagar, According to the Divisional Administration Kashmir, there are chances of widespread rains and snowfall in Kashmir Division from February 23 to January 25, 2018. “There is a forecast of heavy rain and snowfall in higher reaches of Kashmir and moderate precipitation is expected at widespread places in the Division which ...

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