J & K
Netherlands to assist JK to develop hi-tech horticulture infrastructure

To inspect demonstration projects of High Density Apple orchards established by Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology (SKUAST) Kashmir in collaboration with companies from Netherlands, the Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands (Holland), Alphonsus Stoelinga, today inspected various projects here.

Inhabitants of J&K suffer brunt of Indo-Pak hostility: Mehbooba

Appealing for peace between India and Pakistan, Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti today sought end to hostilities between the two countries on the borders saying it is the people of the State who suffer the brunt of these skirmishes.

Big wall created between Hindu Jammu and Muslim Kashmir: Civil Society Group
The Civil Society Coordination Committee, We The People, Monday said their job is to bridge the gap socially, politically, and geographically between Kashmir and Jammu as there is a lot of disparity that has been created between the two regions.
Rahul Gandhi is non-serious person: Nirmal Singh

Calling All India Congress Committee (AICC) vice president, Rahul Gandhi as non-serious person, the Deputy Chief Minister Dr Nirmal Singh on Monday said that the Congress party is playing politics to hoodwink the people of Jammu and Kashmir.

Monetary support to families of troopers killed on duty: Rajnath Singh

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday said his aim is to provide Rs one crore as monetary relief to the families of personnel of central armed forces killed on duty.

HM meets over 24 J&K delegations, reviews progress on development package

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh interacted with more than 20 delegations from different walks of life on the first day of his four-day visit to Jammu and Kashmir.

India, Pak to hold talks under World Bank on two J&K hydroelectric projects

As dispute between India and Pakistan over construction of two hydroelectric projects in Jammu & Kashmir remains unresolved, both the countries will hold another round of discussion in Washington next week (September 14-15) in presence of World Bank officials to reach at an acceptable solution.

Ahead of their protest at New Delhi, Hurriyat leaders placed under house arrest on Saturday morning.

Hours before the Hurriyat leaders were scheduled to fly to New Delhi to protest before NIA headquarters, authorities have arrested them citing that the leaders were “mobilizing people for rally to create law and order problem” in the summer capital.

'Can't See My Conscience Dying': Kashmir Cop Quits

A video of a constable announcing his resignation from the Jammu and Kashmir police on the "call of his conscience" against the violence in the valley, has gone viral on social media even as the police said they are checking its veracity.

Mehbooba stresses on youth festivals, more interactions to inculcate sense of unity among them

Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti today asked for more youth interactions and festivals to inculcate a sense of unity among the youth of the State. She also directed augmentation of infrastructure to promote more sporting activity among the youth.

No GST on Walnut industry against growers' interests: Dr Drabu

A delegation of Walnut growers today met the Finance Minister Dr Haseeb A Drabu in his office chambers here to discuss the issues facing the Walnut industry in the State under the Goods and Service Tax (GST) regime.

2 arrested youth sent to NIA custody till Sep 16

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) today raided 11 locations in here including six businessmen.

Forces harassment compelled Pervaiz to join militant ranks: Family

The family of a slain Hizb Divisional Commander Pervaiz Ahmad Wani who was killed in an encounter in Sopore on Tuesday said that “harassment by the forces compelled” their son to join the militant ranks agian.

SHGs register turnover of Rs 1.28 crore from milk procurement in JK

J&K State Rural Livelihoods Mission having mandate to reach out to all the poor families, link them to livelihoods opportunities and nurture them till they come out of poverty is implementing project in the state under the name “ UMEED”. 

J&K bags prestigious group participation award at TTF Ahmedabad

The J&K Tourism Department has walked away with the Group Participation Award at the award ceremony of 3-day Travel Trade Fair (TTF) that concluded at Ahmedabad.