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 Top Stories of The Day
Indian President,PM congratulate DRDO on the successful Test-Firing of Agni-V
New Delhi, January 31, (Scoop News)- The President of India, Pranab Mukherjee congratulated DRDO on the successful test-firing of the third developmental trial of Agni-V surface-to-surface missile. In his message to Dr. Avinash Chander, Scientific Advisor to Raksha Mantri and Director-General, DRDO, the President has said, “I extend hearty congratulations to all those associated with the successful test-firing of the third developmental trial of India’s indigenous Agni-V surface-to-surface missile. I am happy to know that many new technologies relating to navigation and guidance, warhead as well as engine has been tried out in this version. I understand today’s test is also the first time the missile has been tried out in a canisterised version. Kindly convey my felicitations to the members of your team of scientists, engineers, and all others involved in this effort. Our nat...
 
 
 Top Stories of the Day
Snow avalanche warning issued from Feb 01 to 03
Srinagar, January 31, (Scoop News)- The Deputy Commissioner Kupwara, Kumar Raju Ranjan, who is also Chairman, District Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) Kupwara has issued the weather warning as the weather is likely to deteriorate from February 01 to 03, 2015, avalanche prone areas like Tangdhar, Machil and Keran above 2500 meters altitude. The DDMA has advised the people not to venture in avalanche prone areas during the period, besides keep cleaning the snow deposition from roof tops of the houses and bankers to avoid any untoward incident during the snowfall. ...

JK Governor meets Finance Minister, seeks special financial assistance
Jaitley assures to redress state’s financial difficulties
New Delhi, January 30, (Scoop News)-The Governor N. N. Vohra Friday met the Union Finance Minister, Arun Jaitley here to seek special and additional financial assistance to bail the state government out of the current financial crises. The Governor apprised the Union Finance Minister that the State Government continues to reels under the burden of huge structural negative Balance in Current Revenues (BCR) which has grown over the years. The situation has further been aggravated by the unprecedented floods that struck the state in September 2014 resulting in colossal losses to life, private property and public infrastructure. The damages have adversely impacted the pace of eco...

Div Com, IGP visits border areas
People asked to remain alert
Jammu, January 30, (Scoop News)--Divisional Commissioner, Jammu, Shantmanu alongwith IGP, Jammu Rajesh Kumar today visited Jugnu Chak BSF post and other border areas hit by Pakistani shelling. During the visit, Divisional Commissioner interacted with the people and took stock of their problems and advised to stay indoors during evening hours. Earlier, Divisional Commissioner briefed the Governor about the situation at the border. He informed that three injured civilians were timely shifted to GMC Jammu and are undergoing treatment where all medicare facilities...

Governor directs Div Com & IGP Jammu to visit Arnia and RS Pura sector
Jammu, January 30, (Scoop News)-N.N. Vohra, Governor has directed Divisional Commissioner and Inspector General of Police, Jammu to immediately visit the areas affected by the fresh incident of Ceasefire violation across the International Border, targeting Arnia and R S Pura sectors to assess the ground situation. He has asked them to extend all necessary assistance to affected people. He has also directed that special medical care should be provided to the injured. The Governor has wished speedy recovery to civilians injured due to heavy firing last evening. It may be mentioned th...

 
 Ladakh News
Tiger Hill Brigade organizes Medical awareness camp at Chullichang (Batalik)
Srinagar, January 31, (Scoop News)- As part of Indian Army’s continued endeavour to bring for the development in the field of infrastructure and health care in remote areas of Jammu and Kashmir, Tiger Hill Brigade organised a medical awareness and health camp today under ‘Operation Sadbhavana’ at Chullichang village in Batalik. The camp witnessed a large gathering of military as well as civil dignitaries and local population, a defence spokesperson said. He said that a team of doctors and paramedics of Indian Army attended to all the needy people requiring medical attention pr...

Leh observes Anti-Leprosy day today
Leh, January 30, (Scoop News)- Like other parts of India the Anti Leprosy Day campaign started from today at Chief Medical Office (CMO) Leh wherein LAHDC Leh Executive Councilor for CA&PD and Tourism Mohd Shafi Lassu was the Chief Guest. The fortnight campaign began with the theme “To ensure that there is no new case of Child with disability due to Leprosy”. Chief Guest EC Shafi Lassu said that due to Gandhiji’s strong campaign and rendering help to the leprosy affected people in the past the martyrdom day of Mahatma Gandhi (30th January) is observed as Anti-leprosy day throughout the India. Appreciating the various initiatives of Health department towards controlling the communicabl...

CEC, LAHDC & team of officers visited Skyurbuchan, Lehdo, Achinathang
Hanu-Gongma , Hanu-Yokma and Hanu-Thang
Leh,January 30, (Scoop News)-The Chief Executive Councillor LAHDC Leh Rigzin Spalbar alongwith Executive Councillor Sonam Dorjey and Executive Councillor Gyurmet Dorjey and other district / sub-divisional level officers and a teamof engineers visited Skyurbuchan, Lehdo, Achinathang, Hanu-Gongma, Hanu-Yokma and Hanu-Thang today. At Skyurbuchan, the villagers through their councilor demanded few points like upgradation of BSNL tower, restoration of water supply scheme, widening of rald from high school to primary health centre, link road upto Skyurbuchan Gonpa, construction of road to Skyurbuchan Lungba, completion of Khachey-thang road, installation of DSPT at Khangral, connectivity...

Tsewang Rigzin inaugurates the fortnight World Leprosy Day at Nubra
Leh,January 30, (Scoop News)-Councillor Diskit Tsewang Rigzin today inaugurated the fortnight World Leprosy Day at Sub-District Hospital Nubra. Dr Norboo Angchuk BMO Nubra educated about leprosy and Dr Stanzin Dolker spoke on the various causes of leprosy. Appreciating the work of government run hospitals all over Leh, Councillor Tsewang Rigzin said that non-existence of private hospitals is the evidence of the successful running of the government hospitals and further appreciating the work of entire medical and para-medical staff of the district he promised to give a sum of Rs.1 (one) lakh from his CCDF fund. BMO thanking for the financial help expressed to have a submersible pump fr...

NDMA team to assess the situation of Phuktal river blockage
Div Com directs administration to remain vigilant
Leh,January 29, (Scoop News)-The Divisional Commissioner, Kashmir, Rohit Kansal today convened a meeting at Leh to review the present situation of the blockage of Phuktal River in Kargil district due to heavy landslide. IGP Kashmir, A.G.Mir, Executive Councilor, Zanskar Affair, LAHDC Kargil, Skalzang Wangail, Deputy Commissioner, Leh-Simrandep Singh, Deputy Commissioner, Kargil, Mohammed Sadiq Shiek, ADC Kargil, SE PWD, Kargil and other senior officers were present in the meeting. The Divisional Commissioner inquired about the physical status of the river blocka...

Cultural Academy Leh organizes a conference on ‘Role and Responsibility of Films & Film Makers
in preservation of Art Culture and Language’
Leh,January 29, (Scoop News)-A daylong conference on ‘Role and Responsibility of Films & Film Makers in preservation of Art, Culture and Language’ organised by Jammu and Kashmir Cultural Academy Leh in collaboration with Ladakh Media and Cultural Society Leh was organised today at Lotsawa auditorium J&K Culture Academy Leh. Chairperson of the first session Sonam Wangchuk, Director SECMOL gave a brief account about the history of the emergence of syllable and then citing the example of the saying ‘written medium is never a strong medium then a spoken medium’ talked about the importance and effects of films on a society. Explaining the dual effect of films he gave the example of fire whic...

ARC organizes winter coaching camp for Art, Music, dance, & theater
Leh,January 29, (Scoop News)-One month winter coaching camp for Art, Music, dance, theater and general creativity organised by Association for Revolutionary Creation (ARC) was concluded at BNV School Hostel today. The Chief Executive Councilor LAHDC, Leh Rigzin Spalbar was the chief guest on the valedictory function. He appreciated the efforts of the ARC members for conducting such programme and expressed gladness over the level of confidence and talent the children have acquired in a short span of time. He stressed on the youth to not to waste their time waiting to get recruited in government jobs but to explore avenues in entrepreneurship. He asked the organizer to approach him in a...

Div Com Kashmir on two days visit to Ladakh region
Leh, January 29, (Scoop News)- The Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Rohit Kunsal on the first day of his two days visit to Ladakh region convened an important meeting with the District Administration at Grand Dragon Hotel. IGP Kashmir, A.G Mir and Assistant Commissioner Central were also present in the meeting. The meeting was called to review the present situation of the blockage of Phuktal river in Kargil district which is at a distance of some 90 kms from Padum village in Zanskar. The Div Comm inquired about the physical status of the river blockage and ...

 
 Debate
Military Courts in PoK, Gilgit for terrorists & Geelani’s silence
Straight talk
By K B Jandial Separatist leaders and some mainstream politicians of Kashmir slammed Government for execution of 2001 Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru on February 9, 2013. The J-e-M terrorist received a fair trial under country’s criminal justice system and his appeals against the death sentence were heard by Delhi High Court and the Supreme Court. After nearly 11 years long legal battle including mercy petition to the President, his death sentence was executed. The separatists cried foul and condemned Govt. also on post hanging technical issues. No restriction was impos...

Censor: Double Edged Politics
By Dr Ved Pratap Vaidik The resignations of the Chairman of Film Censor Board and the majority of its members have made it a big issue but the question remains why the resignations were handed over ? If these are extended just because the Film Certification Appellate Tribunal has passed the film, ‘Messenger of God’ then these resignations have no justification; because the Film Certification Appellate Tribunal has been set up as a superior body which can reconsider the decisions of the Censor Board. The Chairman and the resigning board members must answer this first that whether they consider the Appellate board above them or...

A Befitting Reply to the Parliamentary Deadlock
By Dr. Ved Pratap Vaidik The President Pranab Mukherjee has made a very timely intervention. He has shown the mirror to both sides, the ruling and the opposition parties. On one side he has condemned the tactics of creating pandemonium by the opposition and on the other hand also taken a dig at the ordinance-love of the ruling government. The frank expression of views by the President shows Pranab Da has developed himself a lot over the years. Though the congress leaders have no better reputation than the managers of the Private Limited Company of Soniaji but Pranab Da has ...

West Pakistani Refugees -a humanitarian issue in need of settlement
By B L Saraf The reported recommendation of the Joint Parliamentary Committee ( JPC ) to grant basic rights to the West Pakistani Refugees ( WPR ) which stand denied to them, despite living in the State of J&K for the last sixty five years , has sparked a controversy in the expected quarters . In Kashmir, some sections are up in arms against this long awaited humanitarian move . Kashmir centric political parties are , ominously , silent on the issue . There can be denying that these people face basic human problems ; besides, confronting a social pro...

Government Formation-What ails PDP?
BY M.Y.G Nairang Why is PDP reluctant to form the government in J&K despite the fact that all other parties and the unattached newly elected members extended their support to it, weeks back? Barring BJP other parties and the unattached members even affirmed that their support would be unconditional. National Conference confirmed its support in writing and clarified that it will not share power. Congress too didn’t put any hard conditions, while the unattached members asked it only to opt for a secular alliance. Despite this positive and conducive situation, why does PDP suffer...

Governor Rule, a betrayal of mandate?
By K B Jandial Imposition of Governor Rule in J & K last week may not necessarily mean the end of efforts of the “likeminded” and “ideologically diverse” political parties to cobble up a stable Govt. in deference to the mandate of the people. But it decidedly is a huge disappointment to the electorate who were keen to see a popular Govt. in saddle in J & K which would have reflected the change for which the people have voted against all odds. The delay in arriving at a mutually “acceptable ground” after keeping aside the “perceived” contentious issues in each other’...

Worthlessness of Politics
By Dr. Ved Pratap Vaidik Worthlessness is a slightly strong word. But for the time being I feel like using the same word for our Politics. Why is it so? It is because I have witnessed the Indian politics 60 years for the last. I have had pleasure to work with leaders and workers of almost every political party in Indore and Delhi. What is the difference between the parties of those days and of today? Earlier also, there was a strong urge for...

Governor Rule and the Political Parties
By B L Saraf Jammu & Kashmir has come under Governor’s rule , after political parties failed to cobble together a popular government . That Governor exercising executive power in the state , without aid and advice of the council of Ministers , is constitutionally permissible ; but it does not have a democratic flavour . It is a constitutional remedy to be applied in special circumstances , taken as a temporary diversion of the democratic stream . The democratic flavour is a pleasant blend of constitutionalism and the real politics . In J&K ...

 Jammu News
NC anguished over neglect of border dwellers:Rana
seeks relief, rehabilitation on war-footing basis
Jammu, January 31, (Scoop News)-National Conference on Saturday expressed grave concern and anguish over total neglect of border dwellers, rendered homeless due to intermittent ceasefire violations especially on the International Border, and sought their secured rehabilitation on war-footing basis. “In run up to the recent assembly elections, the BJP leadership had evinced lot of interest towards the problem and made liberal promises to border residents but soon after the polls these turned out to be just hoax”, Provincial President and MLA Nagrota Devender Singh Rana said while ad...

One day workshop was organized on ‘Crime against Women’
Jammu, January 31, (Scoop News)- Divisional Administration Jammu in collaboration with Voice for Rights today organized a one day workshop on ‘Crime Against Women’ at Brig Rajinder Singh Auditorium, Jammu University. Justice K. Kannan- sitting judge of Chandigarh High Court was the chief guest on the occasion while the workshop was presided over by the Divisional Commissioner Jammu Shantmanu. Mrs. Arunima Sinha was the guest of honour; Dr Shujaat Bukhari, Editor-in-Chief Rising Kashmir, Mehran Khan, State Project Manager Handicap International, Kiran Sharma, Director Operations L...

Traffic police issues advisory for NHW
Jammu,January 31, (Scoop News)- As per advisory issued by the Traffic Police, people in general and passengers/drivers in particular are advised not to start their journey on NHW i.e from Jammu to Srinagar and vice versa without confirming the road/weather status from Traffic Control Rooms at Ramban (9419993745, 9596798726), Jammu (2459048, 9419147732) and Srinagar (0194-24500022), 2485396). This advisory has been issued on the basis of weather reports which predict moderate to heavy snowfall especially in Banihal to Jawahar Tunnel sector and Jawahar Tunnel to Qazigund sector from 01 to February 3, 2015. Besides, heavy to moderate rainfall in Ramban area, which may trigg...

DDC convenes revenue officers meet
Doda,January 31, (Scoop News)-Deputy commissioner Doda, Bhupinder Kumar today convened a meeting of revenue officers of the District and reviewed the progress of Issuance of unique Identification Number (Aadhar) Cards to the residents of the District. The meeting was attended by Additional Deputy Commissioner Imam-ud-din, Assistant Commissioner Revenue S.C Dogra, District Statistics and Evaluation Officer Dr. Yasir Balwan, besides Sub Divisional Magistrates and Tehsildars of the District also attended the meeting. Creation of new patwar Halqas co-terminus with the existing Pan...

NCC Republic Day contingent brings laurels to the state
Jammu,January 31, (Scoop News)-The J&K contingent comprising of 101 NCC Cadets returned back from New Delhi after participating in various events and competitions in the run up to the Republic Day Parade culminating in the Prime Minister’s Rally. The contingent brought laurels to the State by their excellence in various competitions. The contingent secured second position in ‘Line Area Competition’ and third position in ‘Flag Area Competition’. The contingent was felicitated for their achievements in a function held at NCC Camping Ground Nagrota today. Maj Gen Neeraj Verma, Additional Di...

GGF pays floral tribute to Mahatma Gandhi
Jammu, January 30, (Scoop News)- On the martyrdom of Mahatma Gandhi rich tributes were paid to Father of the Nation during a function organized by Gandhi Global Family at Dewan-e-Aam Mubarak Mandi Jammu here today. National President Gandhi Global Family (Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha) Ghulam Nabi Azad was the chief guest on the occasion. MLC Naresh Gupta, Divisional Commissioner Jammu, Shantmanu, IGP Rajesh Kumar, Director Health Services Jammu, Dr. Baljeet Singh Pathania, Commissioner JMC, Kiran Wattal, Padmashri S.P Varma Vice President Gandhi Global Family besides teachers, larg...

JK Government promotes IAS Officers
Jammu, January 30, (Scoop News)-Government today accorded sanction to the promotion of Raj Kumar Goyal to the Higher Administrative Grade of IAS (Rs 67000-79000) on performa basis. Sanction has also been accorded to the promotion of Mrs Sarita Chauhan , Mohammad Ashraf Bukhari and Shagufta Parveen to the Super Time Scale of IAS (Rs 37000-67000). Consequent upon their promotion to the Super Time Scale of IAS, Mrs Sarita Chauhan and Mohammad Ashraf Bukhari have been designated as the Commissioner Secretary to Government, Higher Education Department and General Administration Department respectively. ...

Dr. Jitendra adopts 4th village in 7 months
Jammu, January 30, (Scoop News)-To improve the lot of most downtrodden and economically weaker sections of the society is the sacrosanct vision and goal of the BJP, said Union MoS in PMO Dr. Jitendra Singh while addressing a press conference at Jammu on Thursday Dr. Jitendra Singh. Dr. Singh, after having adopted Shangli, Saddal and Humble villages of Kathua, Udhampur and Doda districts respectively, announced that “he is now adopting Bhattan village of Kishtwar district also for special development efforts”. He praised the local MLA of Kishtwar Sunil Sharma for his efforts in identifying ...

 
 Kashmir News
Taqdeer-e- Kashmir inaugurated at SKICC
Identify your competencies and work to harness them: IGP Kashmir to Students
Srinagar, January 31, (Scoop News)-Taqdeer-e- Kashmir-an event for benefit of flood victims and for felicitation of the young people who rescued flood hit people last September was inaugurated at Sheri Kashmir International Convocation Center (SKICC), here today. The two day event was inaugurated by Inspector General of Police Kashmir Zone A.G. Mir who was chief guest on this occasion. Speaking on this occasion the IGP Kashmir expressed his profound happiness over the organization of the programme and conveyed his deep appreciation for the young organizers mostly from the secondary sch...

Mirwaiz pays tributes to the Hazrat Syed Abdul Qadir Jeelani (RA)
Srinagar, January 31, (Scoop News)-Head of Mutehda Masjlis-e-Ulema and APHC leader, Mirwaiz Dr Umar Farooq, has paid glowing tributes to the Hazrat Syed Abdul Qadir Jeelani (RA) on his annual Urs sharief. Mirwaiz termed Syed Abdul Qadir Jeelani (RA) as a great spiritual and religious leader who has always been revered and respected by the people of Kashmir and the Muslims Ummah. He said the teachings of prominent religious figure brought a spiritual revolution in Kashmir by imparting the principals of Islam and bringing in reforms in the society in tandem with the Islamic principles...

290 PHE, 319 Irrigation & 366 flood control schemes restored in Anantnag
Anantnag,January 31, (Scoop News)- As many as 319 Irrigation, 366 flood control and 290 PHE supply schemes damaged by September 2014 floods have been restored either temporarily or fully. This was disclosed in a review meeting held today at Anantnag chaired by District Development Commissioner, Anantnag, Tasduq Jeelani in which the Superintending Engineers and concerned Engineers of PHE, Irrigation and Flood Control participated. It was given out in the meeting that under PHE sector, out of 382 damaged schemes 290 have been restored involving completion of 762 works at an expenditure of Rs.4.30 crore under Irrigation sector which covers 79 canals and Khuls. As many a...

Director Agri conducts surprise visit of Baramulla
14 officials put under suspension
Srinagar, January 31, (Scoop News)- With a view to reach out to the farmers at grass root level, the Director Agriculture Kashmir Peerzada Mushtaq Ahmad today visited several areas of District Baramulla and had a direct interaction with the farmers. Director Agriculture Kashmir was accompanied by Joint Director Extension Altaf Ajaz Andrabi and Director Rakhs & Farms, A.R. Samoon. During a meeting at Guthiyaar village of Sub Division Baramulla, the Director was told that so far no official from Agriculture Department has visited the village, nor has the department has provided any incentive to the farmers, despite the fact that the village is just one kilometer away from Khwaja...

Inf. Deptt organizes Mushaira-cum-cultural show at Uri
Shafqat releases two books
Srinagar, January 31, (Scoop News)- In order to promote cultural and literary heritage of Kashmir, the Information Department Kashmir Division organized a Mehfil-e-Mushaira-cum-Cultural Programme at Town Hall, Lagama Uri today. On this occasion, the Joint Director Information Kashmir, Shafqat Iqbal was chief guest, who while speaking on the occasion reiterated the cultural and literary heritage said that such programmes would also be organized in other districts of the Valley. The prominent poets of the area participated in the Mushaira, besides the local Artists and Artists of Information Department presented a colourful cultural show and enthralled the audience with...

JK witnessed peace, prosperity & development during NC regimes:Dr Kamal
Srinagar, January 31, (Scoop News)- The state of Jammu and Kashmir witnessed peace, prosperity and massive development only when National Conference was in power and only this party guarantees to protect the identity, individuality and brotherhood of the people of the state, this was stated by Additional General Secretary National Conference Dr Sheikh Mustafa Kamal here on Saturday. Kamal met a number of delegations from Poonch and Rajouri and interacted with the delegates. On the occasion Kamal said that Jammu and Kashmir state witnessed a massive era of development when NC was in power and our party sacrificed everything for the betterment of the people of state. “Be it in the fiel...

Dr Farooq,Omar greet people on annual Urs of Hazrat Gous-ul-Azam (RA)
Srinagar, January 31, (Scoop News)- President National Conference Dr Farooq Abdullah and party working president Omar Abdullah have greeted people on the annual Urs of Peer-i-Dastgeer Sahib Khanyar Shareef (RA), here on Saturday. In a statement issued here, while greeting the people on the annual Urs of the great Awliya, the leaders have said that the teachings of the revered saint are based on the holy Quran and Ahadees-i-Nabi (SAW) which show a complete way of living for all the people. Dr Farooq Abdullah said for centuries the shrine of Peer-i-Dastgeer Sahib Khanyar Shareef (RA) has remained epitome of Islamic culture and civilisation. “He taught us religious toleran...

Animal Husbandry organizes awareness programme at Anantnag
DDC distributes cheques among 61 beneficiaries
Anantnag, January 31, (Scoop News)- Department of Animal Husbandry is committed for the betterment of the people associated with the diary or poultry farming in one way or other way. This was disclosed by District Development Commissioner, Anantnag, Tasaduq Jeelani while speaking on the occasion of a Daylong Awareness programme organised at Anantnag. The camp was organised by Animal Husbandry department under centrally sponsored CHR scheme. During the camp the participating progressive farmers were informed about the various central and state sponsored schemes,...

 
 Other Stories
2 car lifters arrested in Srinagar
Stolen cars recovered
Srinagar, January 31, (Scoop News)- During last September deluge an organised group of car lifters took advantage and succeeded in stealing cars from and around north zone of Police Srinagar. In this regard police registered fourteen FIR’s.FIR no 95/14, 97/14, 106/14, 115/14, 02/15, 03/15, 04/15 in Police Station M.R Gunj, 102/14, 133/14, 138/15, 180/14, in Police Station Safakadal, 01/15 in Police Station Rainawari and 96/14, 128/14 in Police Station Khanyar. A special team was constituted under the supervision of SDPO M.R Gunj. Special team by monitoring the modus operandi succeeded in unearthing the module behind these car lifters. Two car lifters Mohammad Asif Wani ...

Reorganization of J&K is the only way out
Two chief ministers is only answer
Jammu, January 31, (Scoop News)- “60 years of draconian rule resulting into death, destruction, unemployment, discrimination and injustice to the people of all the three regions, Ladakh, Kashmir Valley and Jammu Pradesh has been exposed which needs to be defeated for all the times to come to ensure lasting peace, harmony and equitable development in the state. This is an immediate resolution to ensure the end of terrorism, anarchy and chaos in the state. The Panthers Party in its manifesto when founded in 1983 had clearly and diligently envisaged creation of two administrations under separate...

AJHLA hails tourism department for celebrating Shivratri festival
Jammu, January 31, (Scoop News)-All Jammu Hotels & Lodges Association (AJHLA) has welcomed the decision of the Tourism Department to celebrate Shri Shivratri festival from February 15 to 17, 2015 at Jamant Gufa, Peerkho, which is an outcome of the initiative taken by Rajesh Gupta MLA (elect), Jammu East. Mr Inderjeet Khajuria president while deliberating on the Shivratri celebrates at Jamawant Gufa (Peerkho) narrated the Gufa to Ramayan period when Shjri Jamant performed Tapasya in the Gufa. It is also stated that Lord Bhagwan Shri Krishna fought with Shri Jamant on the issue of Mani (Jewel), which belongs to Dwarka kingdom and was in possession of Shri Jamant. It is also stated that th...

PHQ bids warm send off to DIG ,AIsG
Jammu,January 31, (Scoop News)-In order to bid a warm farewell to Ali Mohammad, DIG (Administration), AIsG Shailendra Kumar Mishra and Aftab Ahmed Kakroo, Police Headquarters (PHQ) organized an impressive function here this evening. Bhat has been transferred as Deputy Inspector General of Police, South Kashmir Range Anantnag. Mishra and Kakroo has been transferred and posted as SP Kargil and SP CID Headquarter. The Director General of Police (DGP), K. Rajendra Kumar, speaking on the occasion, lauded the services of Ali Mohammad, saying that he rendered unblemished services as DIG (...

Symposium on ‘Role of Youth in Disaster Management’ held
Ramnagar, January 31, (Scoop News)-Tehsil Information Center, Ramnagar today organized symposium on the topic “Role of Youth in Disaster Management”. The symposium was held in the premises of Government High School Sunetar and ten students participated and expressed their views on the topic. Surinder Kumar a student of 10th class secured first position in the symposium. In-charge Headmaster Kuldeep Kumar was chief guest on the occasion. In the contest 2nd position was adjudged by student of 10th class Atul Singh Bandral, while Rakesh Kumar of 9th class c...

J&KIPA organizes a conference on terrorism in Vienna
protests against Pak government for introducing Military Courts
Vienna, January 31, (Scoop News international Desk)- Jammu Kashmir International People’s Alliance (J&KIPA) organized one day conference on terrorism in Vienna on Friday. The Conference passed a resolution and unanimously declares, that terrorism, religious intolerance and extremism are major threats to peace and fundamental human rights of people; therefore, terrorism, religious intolerance and extremism must be opposed by all governments, political and civil society organizations. J&KIPA in a statement said that the Conference further declares that all civilised countries must take stringent action against those countries that use terrorism and extremism as a foreign policy weapon ...

Various organizations term Geelani’s statement highly objectionable
Demands his immediate arrest
Jammu, January 30, (Scoop News)-Various organizations have strongly condemned the statement of Hurriyat hardliner Sayeed Ali Shah Geelani describing the two terrorists killed in Tral encounter as martyrs. These organizations accused him of inducing people to wage a war against the nation by his highly objectionable and controversial statements of launching an armed struggle against India. They demanded his immediate arrest. Jammu Province Peoples’ Forum has condemned the highly inflammable, anti-national and subverted statement of Syed Ali Shah Geelani and demanded his immediate arrest...

Herbert joins Khyber Himalayan Resort, Gulmarg as GM
Gulmarg{Kashmir),January 30, (Scoop News)- Sujith Herbert joins the Khyber Himalayan Resort & Spa, Gulmarg from the JHM Interstate India Hotels & Resorts, where he was General Manager- India Head. In his earlier assignments, he has also served successfully in different capacities at Hilton, Delhi, Danat Hotels & Resorts in Abu Dhabi, Accor Hotels in Dubai and Le Meridien Mina Seyahi in Dubai. During his tenure at JHM Interstate India Hotels & Resorts, he played an instrumental role in revenue management and e- distribution. Having spent almost 21 years in the hospitality industry, with a...

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