If militancy has to be wiped out from Kashmir, we have to win hearts of people: Mehbooba Mufti

SRINAGAR , Jammu Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti Wednesday said that the State Police should conduct themselves differently from militants while discharging their duty. Mehbooba said that militants are attacking policemen and PDP workers but police should exert maximum restrain while dealing with militancy related cases. Addressing a function at ...

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China’s Entrepreneurs Squirm Under Xi’s Tightening Grip

By SUI-LEE WEE BEIJING — Guo Junwen was a successful property developer in southwestern China when the authorities threw him behind bars three years ago on charges involving land use and seized his business. Now free, Mr. Guo — who still disputes the charges — says the police are refusing ...

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Gujarat 15/0 against J&K’s 257 in Ranji Trophy

JAMMU, Defending champion Gujarat were 15/0 at stumps on day-1 after Jammu and Kashmir managed to score 257 runs in their first innings of the Ranji Trophy Group-B match at Lalabhai Contractor Stadium, Surat in Gujarat. Earlier, Jammu and Kashmir won the toss and elected to bat. Batting first, J&K’s ...

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Riyaz Wani is new SMC Commissioner; Dr Shafqat repatriated to H&ME dept for further posting

Srinagar, The government on Tuesday appointed Riyaz Ahmad Wani as the new Commissioner, Srinagar Municipal Corporation (SMC). “In the interest of administration, Mr. Riyaz Ahmad Wani, KAS, Director, Urban Local Bodies, Kashmir, is transferred and posted as Commissioner, Srinagar Municipal Corporation, relieving Dr. Shafqat Khan, Health Officer, Srinagar Municipal Corporation ...

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‘Pakistan has an incredibly important role in the South Asia strategy’, Trumps foreign Minister in Islamabad

SRINAGAR: Visiting American Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told his staff in Islamabad (Pakistan) that Pakistan has an incredibly important role in that South Asia strategy, a State Department spokesman said. He said Pakistan’s “security, the stability” was “very important to us.” Tillerson made these comments at the US embassy before ...

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