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 Top Stories of The Day
LeT sleeper cell busted in Srinagar City,2 militants arrested:Police
Cache of arms and ammunition recovered
Srinagar, October 31, (Scoop News)- Srinagar police busted a LeT sleeper cell in the city that were planning to carry out subversive activities in Srinagar city. Two militants have been arrested so far and large cache of arms and ammunition has been recovered from them,Police spokesman said in a statement. He said that Srinagar Police received a specific input regarding the activities of the sleeper cell of LeT outfit active in Nowgam- Chanpora areas of the city. This sleeper cell was specifically tasked to carry out subversive activities in and around Srinagar city in the coming days. The activities of the main characters of the sleeper cell were meticulously monitored that lead to the arrest of two militants including a driver of a private school Mohammad Irfan Haroon resident of Tawheed Colony, Natipora and Shakeel Ahmad Bhat resident of Haja Mohalla, Natipora. Polic...
 
 
 Top Stories of the Day
JK Elections 2014:CEO holds Media Workshop
Srinagar, October 30, (Scoop News)- A daylong workshop for media persons was organized by the office of Chief Electoral Officer here today. The participants comprising members of the media fraternity from both Print & Electronic streams were briefed about issues pertaining to elections by the Chief Electoral Officer, Umang Narula, Director Information and Deputy Chief Electoral Officer. Issues like Code of Conduct for news, advertisement by Political Parties, Paid News, Media Certification etc came up for discussion during the workshop. Narula on the occasion highlighted the ...

Mufti urges JK youth to become partners in PDP’s enterprise of hope
to shape politically stable, economically vibrant state
Srinagar, October 30, (Scoop News)- Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Patron Mufti Mohammad Sayeed today sought the support of the State’s youth in his party’s enterprise of hope to find a way out, in the future, for JK’s political and economic problems. He said in the days and months to come, PDP will have a critical role to play and a great responsibility to discharge in shaping up a politically stable and economically emancipated Jammu & Kashmir for which it will need the support of the State’s young population more than ever before. “I reiterate my party’s resolve to offer the State’s yo...

Army officer, 3 LeT militants killed Handwara encounter
Srinagar, October 29, (Scoop News)- A Junior Commissioned Officer (JCO) of Army and three militants were killed in an encounter by Police and security forces in a joint operation in Wadder Bala forests of Handwara area of north Kashmir's Kupwara district. A Police spokesman said here that on a specific information over the presence of militants, Police, 21 RR, 30 RR and 06 RR launched a joint operation in the Wadder Bala forests. The joint party was fired upon by the militants triggering an encounter. In this encounter three militants were killed. He said one Naib Subedar Rajesh ...

ISI's London protest plan failed to take off
Jammu, October 29, (Scoop News)- Pakistan ISI with a backing of Pakistan military intended to give a jolt to Nawaz Sharief, Prime Minister of Pakistan in the name of so-called dispute vis-à-vis Jammu and Kashmir. 26th October, 2014 was chosen to stage a protest in the middle of London City of the United Kingdom 66 years after the Accession of J&K with the Union of India by Maharaja Hari Singh. Prof.Bhim Singh, Chief Patron of National Panthers Party in a statement have congratulated the POK youth and students for their superb protest against the organizer of the London march in T...

 
 Ladakh News
LAHDC,Leh organizes 8 –days Kangla-Cha expedition
Leh, October 31, (Scoop News)- The Chief Executive Councilor, LAHDC, Leh Rigzin Spabra today in function organized by IMF at Moravian Mission School, Leh distributed Prize/Certificates to the students who successfully scaled Stok Kangri ( Kangla-Cha 20160 Ft). Organized by IMF, the 8 –days Kangla-Cha expedition was participated by 22 students selected from different schools of Leh including 4 students from Bal –Ashram, Leh out of which 19 students successfully scaled Kangla-Cha summit. 7 year old Manskit Dolkar from Moravian Mission School, Leh who was the youngest participant in this ca...

Dorjay files nomination from Leh
Leh,October 31, (Scoop News)-On the 4th day of filing of nomination papers for J&K Assembly Elections, Chhering Dorjay candidate of Bharatiya Janta Party filed his nomination paper from 48-Leh Assembly Constituency today in the office of the Returning Officer Leh. MP Ladakh Thupstan Chewang, Councilor Upper Leh Ven. Lobzang Nyantak, Councilor Kungyam Dorje Mutup, Councilor Marchelang Tsering Angchk and other prominent party members were also present. The last day for filing of nominations is 5th November 2014. ...

Rigzin Jora, Asgar Karbalai ,Ghulam Raza, Dildan Namgyal to contest elections on Congress mandate
Jammu, October 30, (Scoop News)- Central Election Committee (CEC) of Congress Party releases list of 15 candidates for the first phase of Assembly elections in J&K being held on November 25. Nawang Rigzin Jora, Minister for Urban Development and Urban Local Bodies and a sitting MLA from Leh, has been repeated by the party to contest elections from Leh Assembly constituency. From Kargil constituency, the name of Chief Executive Councillor, LAHDC, Kargil, Asgar Karbalai has been cleared to contest elections on Congress mandate. From Zanskar former MLA Ghulam Raza has been given the party mandate while from Nobra Dildan Namgyal is the party candidate. All the sitting MLAs from Che...

JK Elections-Notification for first phase issued
Elections in Leh, Kargil, Ganderbal ,Bandipora, Kishtwar,Doda to be held on Nov 25
Srinagar, (Scoop News)-After the Election Commission of India announced the poll schedule for Jammu and Kashmir on October 25, notification for holding elections in fifteen of the 87 assembly constituencies in the first phase was issued here today. The constituencies going to polls are Gurez, Bandipora and Sonawari in Bandipore district, Kangan and Ganderbal in Ganderbal district, Leh and Nobra in Leh district, Kargil and Zanskar in Kargil district, Kishtwar and Inderwal in Kishtwar district, Doda and Bhaderwah in Doda district, Ramban (SC) and Banihal in Ramban district. As per the notification, November 05 is the last date for filing of nominations, scrutiny of the papers will b...

IAL & Degree College organizes Workshop on “research in ladakh” at Kargil
Kargil, October 28, (Scoop News)- The first Pre Conference Workshop on the Topic “Research in Ladakh” for the youths and research enthusiast of Kargil was organized by the International Association for Ladakh Studies in collaboration with Government Degree College Kargil for the preparation of its international conference in Kargil in the year 2015. The Additional Deputy Commissioner Kargil Mosese Kunzang was the Chief Guest and Scholars like Prof Abdul Gani Sheikh, Dr Sonam Wangchuk (Secretary ILAS), Councilor Disket Nubra Tsewang Rigzin, Sunetro Ghosal, Ajaz Hussain Munshi, Amjad Ali fr...

DC LEH holds General Election Meeting
Leh, October 28, (Scoop News)- In view of the forthcoming Assembly Elections the Deputy Commissioner Leh Simrandeep Singh today called a meeting of all the heads of the department of the district at the Conference Hall Leh. DC asked the meeting to specially remain guarded and watchful of not violating Model Code of Conduct which has come into force from 25th of October, 2014 till 29th of December, 2014. With the MCC coming into force, government employees are barred from availing leave of any nature, although emergency cases can be looked into, said DC. After the declaration of pol...

DEO Kargil Conducted Press Conference
Kargil,October 27, (Scoop News)- Deputy Commissioner Kargil, Mohammad Sadiq Sheikh who is also the District Election Officer Kargil has said Elections for the J&K legislative assembly have been announced by the Election Commission of India and the schedule of elections for district Kargil consisting of two constituencies- Kargil and Zanskar has been issued. Addressing a press conference here today, the District Election Officer briefing that according to the schedule the notification for filling the nominations of election would be issued on October 28, last date of filling of nomination ...

Army takes 19 elderly Buddhists on pilgrimage to Bodh Gaya
and Kolkata
Leh (Ladakh), October 27, (Scoop News)_A tour to Bodh Gaya and Kolkata has been organized for a group of 19 senior citizens of Ladakh region by Army’s Patiala Brigade under the aegis of Trishul Division from October 27 to November 9, a defence spokesman said on Monday . The excursion, he said, was flagged off by Commander Patiala Brigade. According to the spokesman, the aim of this excursion, organized as a part of operation Sadbhavana, was to provide an insight to Buddhist culture and customs prevalent in other parts of the country. The senior citizens have expressed deep grat...

 
 Debate
Return and Rehabilitation of Kashmiri Pandits
Prof. A.N. Sadhu Return of displaced persons has been talked of since the very exodus that took place 25 years ago. The entire community of KPs was forced out of their homes and hearth for no fault of theirs or perhaps, for the only fault thatthey are Indians to the core of their heart and shall remain as such for ever. All that has been witnessed during the period that has gone by, tells a story of apathy, indifference and casual approach of the state and the Central Governments towards their return and rehabilitation. Flavoury statements that KPs are an integral part of the V...

Back to the Valley
By Sandeep Raina For 24 years, I fed on memories of a place and a people gone bad. A valley that had turned ugly, where blood was shed at the slightest excuse and where humanity had lost its way. I kept away from it. I was afraid, for myself and for my own. This summer, when we told our three children, who have been raised in London that we were going to Kashmir for a holiday, they were mentally geared up for the images on TV and the stories that had gone around in the families. I was prepared for worse. I had actually seen it crumble in 1989. I had first-hand experience of th...

My Vote --- to whom and why?
By B L Saraf Folks , state election is coming . With it comes a breeze which ,some believe in the fond hope , will overcome the stench emitted by the human bodies and animal carcasses , littered over the state due to the September floods . Will it enliven sagging spirits of the sufferers and salvage a bit of life for them is to be seen ; but certainly we do spot migratory birds and six year long hibernated animals of the political genre , flexing wings to sail through the turbulent ele...

A Pariah State and its Terror Army
Brig Anil Gupta Pakistan is a complex nation with several centres of power – the Army, the ISI, the extremists, the religious groups and the beleaguered civilian establishment. From a “failed state” it is soon becoming a “pariah state.” One thing is certain that there has been a “silent coup” in the country wherein Nawaz Sharif has been overpowered by his name sake Chief of the Army Staff. The former has not only been tamed but been made a lame-duck prime minister. The Army is calling the shots, it is writing the script, it is dictating terms and the civilian government is merely...

At It As Usual
By B L Saraf The destruction brought by the September floods in the Valley was so swift and humongous that people could do nothing except stand dumb witness to it and suffer the consequences . Some parts in Jammu province , too, could not escape the fury .The floods swept away hundreds of lives , assets built over ages , carrier hopes and marital fortunes of so many . Thanks to the timely intervention by the Army and Para military forces and the relief efforts of the Central government the scale of damage was contained . But , the unfolding after effects of the tragedy , as days g...

A renewed U.S.-India partnership for the 21st century
By Narendra Modi and Barack Obama Narendra Modi is Prime Minister of India. Barack Obama is President of the United States. As nations committed to democracy, liberty, diversity and enterprise, India and the United States are bound by common values and mutual interests. We have each shaped the positive trajectory of human history, and through our joint efforts, our natural and unique partnership can help shape international security and peace for years to come. Ties between the United States and India are rooted in the shared desire of our citizens for justice and e...

Jammu Havoc and shrieking Suryaputri
By Dr Nirmal Kamal Earlier she cried very soft despite heavy strokes of shovels, drilling machines and other hammering equipments. Never ever “Suryaputri’ was so furious as in early September this year. On 4rth, I took exactly one and half hours to reach my home in Channi Hmmat locality from Kachhi Chowni via fly over bridge, which normally takes 20-25 minutes at moderate speed. Heavy Traffic Jam on both the sides of Tawi Bridge was being managed by the traffic police as the cemented concrete pillars of Bridge over Tawi were being ferociously hammered by the ebullient flood waters. Cops on the duty were permitting vehicles in...

Scottish Referendum -A dampener for the Kashmir secessionist
By B L Saraf More than the recent flood furry , it is the outcome of the Scottish referendum that has stolen plebiscite narrative from the J & K separatists . The flood induced black out of print media in Kashmir has denied the so called Kashmir experts and Pak propagandists an opportunity to rake up plebiscite issue and misguide the gullible , in run up to the Scottish referendum , held to decide on the future of Scotland’s relations with the United Kingdom . While as the Pakistan propagandists , in Kashmir , are busy in putting their flattened houses...

 Jammu News
Pradesh Congress Observes Indira Gandhi’s 30th Death Anniversary
Jammu, October 31, (Scoop News)- The 30th Death Anniversary of Former Prime Minister Smt. Indira Gandhi was observed throughout the state by the Congress party today. The main function was organized at the party’s headquarter Shaheedi Chowk, Jammu which was presided over by Thakur Hari Singh-Vice President PCC and was attended by Senior leaders of PCC, DCC, Mahila Congress, PYC, Seva Dal, Block and Ward committees in large number. While paying rich tributes to the Late Prime Minister, Thakur Hari Singh said that the Martyrdom of Smt. Indira Gandhi for the cause of nation’s unity and i...

BJPMM getting more strengthened: Priya Sethi
Jammu, October 31, (Scoop News)- Led by a prominent social activist Bindu Bali, over eight dozen women drawn from different parts of Jammu joined the BJP Mahila Morcha (BJPMM ) on Friday in presence of BJP State Vice-President Sakina Bano, State General Secretary Ashok Koul, State Secretary Rajni Sethi, Mahila Morcha Prabhari Purnima Sharma and Morcha State President Priya Sethi. . Sakina Bano, in her welcoming remarks said that time has come that the female folk should come forward as equal to the men folk and contribute their mite in the social and economic transformation of the society....

BJP hails PM‘s package for 1984 riots Sikh victims
Jammu, October 31, (Scoop News)- Appreciating Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s initiative of announcing Rupees five lakhs to the next of kin of each of 1984 Sikh killings, BJP JK Cell State Convenor & Retired IGP, Sardar S.S. Bijral, said that a hope of justice has now arisen as PM seems serious and committed to share pain and sufferings of the Sikh families who have been running from pillar to post for the last 30 years to get justice, but all in vain. Addressing a press conference at party headquarters on Friday, Bijral said that the killings which the then Congress government had termed a...

BJYM organizes “Run For Unity” Marathon in Jammu
Hundreds of enthusiastic youth ran for a United India
Jammu, October 31, (Scoop News)- The State unit of Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha organized “Run For Unity” marathon on the occasion of birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhai Patel. Besides party activists, hundreds of students from various schools, NSS, NCC and people from all walks of life participated in the program and showed their zeal of unity and brotherhood among each other. State BJP Chief and MP Jugal Kishore Sharma flagged off the marathon in the presence of Leader of Legislative Party Ashok Khajuria and State General Secretary (Org.) Ashok Koul. The marathon started from Ranvires...

JKAACL organises Multi-Lingual Kahani Goshthi
Jammu, October 30, (Scoop News)-The Jammu and Kashmir Academy of Art, Culture and Languages (JKAACL) in collaboration with Govt. College for women Parade, Jammu organised a multi-lingual Kahani Gosthi programme in the college. Former Secretary of the Academy and renowned artist, writer, intellectual Prof. Rita Jatindra presided whereas Anjali Sharma I/C Director Doordarshan and Dr. Lalit Magotra prominent Dogri Scholar, Short Story Writer and Critics were the chief guest and guests of honour respectively. Dr. Arvinder Singh Amn Additional Secretary of the Academy also shared the presidium. Prof. Rita Jatindra extended gratitude to J&K Cultural Academy for holding multi-lingual Kahani Go...

DEO reviews election preparedness
9 nomination forms issued in Ramban, Banihal
REASI/Jammu, October 30, (Scoop News)- District Election Officer Reasi, Shabir Ahmad Bhatt, held a detailed review meeting regarding election preparedness and other election related matters here today. The meeting was attended by Additional Deputy Commissioner-Shiv Kumar Gupta, Returning Officer (RO)-57, RO-58, RO-59, ACD-Joginder Singh Rai, DTO-Mukesh Sharma, SDM Katra, CHO, CAO, DIO, Ex En PHE, PDD, PWD and other district officers. During the meeting, the District Election Officer had a threadbare discussion with the participants and reviewed the arrangements in place for various election related events besides outlining the functioning of various cells, departments, teams and squads...

Div Com reviews arrangements for darbar move to winter capital
Inspects progress on renovation work at Civil Sect, Govt quarters
Jammu,October 30, (Scoop News)- The Divisional Commissioner Jammu, Shantmanu today took stock of arrangements for the Darbar move to the winter capital. He visited Civil Secretariat, besides government quarters for the Darbar Move employees and took stock of renovations and other works taken up ahead of Darbar move to the winter capital. He was accompanied by XEN Estates Department H. S. Sudan, AEE Neeraj Gupta, SSP Traffic Mohan Lal and other senior officers of various departments. The Divisional Commissioner visited Government Quarters at Janipur, Company Bagh, B.C. Road, Atta Amar Si...

Slash transport fares across J-K: SRS to Govt
Jammu, October 30, (Scoop News)- State President, Shri Ram Sena, Rajiv Mahajan asked State as well as Central Governments to decrease the fares of transport across the Jammu and Kashmir State after an unprecedented fall in the price of diesel by more than Rs. 6 per litre till date by Modi-led Central Government. Decrease in diesel prices is a relief to all but as of now, there is no proposal to review the transport fares for the common man, Rajiv said adding that such proposals take time and the decision cannot be taken immediately by the government. As the transporters demanded for increasing fare with rise in the price of diesel by lodging protests, Rajiv said that why the State Govern...

 
 Kashmir News
PDP Political Affairs Committee meets,Announces mandates
Srinagar, October 31, (Scoop News)- The Political Affairs Committee (PAC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) met here today under the chairmanship of the party Patron Mufti Mohammad Sayeed to deliberate on various issues concerning the upcoming Assembly polls in the State. The PAC while paying glowing tributes to Late Moulvi Iftikhar Hussain Ansari recalled his contribution to the society in general and the party in particular. The meeting observed that the vacuum created by the demise of Moulvi Iftikhar Ansari would be difficult to fill. The meeting offered special prayers for Late A...

DC stresses for early completion of relief work
Anantnag,October 31, (Scoop News)- District Development Commissioner Anantnag Tasdaduq Jeelani today stressed for early completion of relief and rehabilitation process in the district so that people can rebuild/ reestablish their houses/ business establishments before ensuing winters. DDC was reviewing the progress of relief work in the district with all the concerned Revenue and Technical experts. All the Tehsildars, Executive Officers, Engineers and nodal Officers attended the meeting. It was given out in the meeting that cases of 892 Fully damaged pacca houses,238 Fully damaged Kacha house , 2334 pacca severely damaged, 220 Kacha severely damaged,...

Mufti promises political, economic, social transformation if voted to power
Srinagar, October 31, (Scoop News)- Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Patron Mufti Mohammad Sayeed today said the upcoming Assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir are not about just the change of governance, but these polls would mark the beginning of a process for political, economic and social transformation in the State. “The upcoming polls to the State Assembly are politically very significant and the people should use this opportunity to give a positive turn to the situation which has witnessed immense deterioration during the past six years of anarchic rule,” Mufti said while addressi...

IED recovered: Major tragedy averted
Srinagar, October 31, (Scoop News)- A patrol party of Rastriya Rifles unit operating in area of village Padhpawan, 2 Kms South of Chowgam, Shopian alongwith J&K Police personnel detected one IED planted in a gas cylinder near a circuit house, approximately five meters from the Mughal Road this morning. A Major tragedy was thus averted by thwarting the ill designs of the militants who intended to cause violence and terror in the run up to the Assembly Elections,a defence spokesman said on Friday.. spokesman said that alert troops of the Rashtriya Rifles accompanied by J&K Police personne...

JK Elections:National Conference releases fourth list of 22 candidates
Srinagar, October 31, (Scoop News)- Jammu & Kashmir National Conference General Secretary Ali Mohammad Sagar announced the fourth list of 22 candidates for the Assembly Elections 2014 here today. Earlier the party had announced a list of 62 candidates. The Parliamentary Board under the Chairmanship of the Working President Shri Omar Abdullah cleared a list of 22 candidates, 15 Candidates for Kashmir region and 7 Candidates for Jammu region. The Parliamentary Board comprising of A.R. Rather, Ali Mohammad Sagar, Mian Altaf Ahmad, Mohammad Akbar Lone, Ajay Sadhotra, Nasir Aslam Wan...

Man slips to death in Karnah
Man injured by Leopard in Budgam
Srinagar, October 31, (Scoop News)- A man skidded from hill while grazing his cattle and died on spot in Karnah. A 35 years old Mohammad Shafi Kasana son of Sheer Mohammad Kasana resident of Nachian, Karnah skidded from a hill at Kandayar Nachain, in the jurisdiction of Police Station Karnah, resulting in his on spot death. He had gone in the forest area for grazing his cattle. Police has started investigation in this regard. Man injured by Leopard in Budgam A man was attacked and injured by a Leopard in Budgam last evening. Bashir Ahmad Bhat son of Ghulam Mohammad resident of Gogi Thegi Khan Sahib working in forest department as casual labour was attacked and inju...

1 died, 13 injured in road accidents
Srinagar, October 31, (Scoop News)- One person died while thirteen others were injured in different road accidents across the valley. A Tata 407 vehicle bearing registration number JK13/7378 hit a pedestrian Mohammad Younis son of Mohammad Yousuf resident of Bagwanpora, Bihar near Prichoo Pulwama, resulting in his on spot death. The body of the decease is lying in District Hospital Pulwama. Pulwama Police has registered a case in this regard. An Auto load carrier bearing registration number JK03C/5130 and a Motorcycle bearing registration number JK01H/8995 meet with an accident near Batangoo, in the jurisdiction of Police Station Anantnag, resulting in injuries to the motorcyclist Ashiq...

Mirwaiz condemns state authorities for discriminating flood victims in relief distribution
Srinagar, October 30, (Scoop News)_ Terming the rehabilitation of thousands of families whose houses and property got damaged due to destructive floods as a major challenge before Kashmiris, APHC leader, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, Thursday said the way Kashmiris came forward during the recent floods to help their brethren, similar courage and zeal was needed to rebuild Kashmir. Continuing with his visit to flood hit areas, Mirwaiz today toured the badly flood hit places of Pulwama including Kakapora, Lelhar, Gul Bagh, Ratnipora, Puchal, Gulzarpora and Beighpora. He distributed relief material...

 
 Other Stories
BSF School Celebrated Rashtriya Ekta Diwas
Jammu, October 31, (Scoop News)- BSF School celebrated October 31, the 139th birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabttbhai Patel as 'Rashtriya Ekta Diwas' (National Unity Day), in the school campus as a mark of tribute to the efforts of the country's First Home Minister to unite India. A floral tribute was paid to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel. The Chief Guest on the occasion Sh Rakesh Kumar Sharma, IG BSF Jammu FTR was given a warm welcome.The day was celebrated in a befitting manner and the message of cleanliness, unity, integrity and security of the country was conveyed to general masses throu...

Indira Gandhi:Tallest leader of world:Bhim
Jammu, October 31, (Scoop News)- Panthers Party activists observed the martyrdom day of Mrs. Indira Gandhi in the capital today on her 30th death anniversary. Prof.Bhim Singh, Chief Patron of the Panthers Party described Mrs.Gandhi as among the tallest leaders of the world. He said she was among the greatest leaders with vision, statesmanship, courage, wisdom combined with nationalism and secular ethos. He said, in her death, India lost a great leader whereas the peace loving world lost a great missionary of world peace. Prof.Bhim Singh said that he met Mrs.Gandhi for the first t...

Cong, NC,PDP are anti-dalits:Kesar
Prominent Muslim, SC leaders join BJP
Jammu, October 31, (Scoop News)- BJP received one more shot in its arm today when some prominent Muslim and SC leaders embraced the party in a function held at party headquarters. The joining function was presided over by BJP MLA Ashok Khajuria, State General Secretary (Org.) Ashok Koul, State Treasurer Chander Mohan Gupta and Jammu-Poonch Constituency Incharge Yudhvir Sethi. The joining programme was organized by BJYM State President Ravinder Raina and his team. Prominent among those who joined BJP alongwith their supporters were Imaam Nowshera-Lam area Ikhlaq Ahmed Nakshbandi, State Y...

Give PDP a decisive mandate for growth, prosperity in very region: Veeri
Bafliaz (Poonch), October 30, (Scoop News)- Seeking a decisive mandate to accomplish revolutionary and pro-people agenda of Mufti Mohammad Sayeed, leader of opposition in the Legislative Assembly, Abdul Rehman Veeri today said that policies and programmes of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) were formulated by incorporating wishes and aspirations of the every section of the society. He recalled that Mufti Mohammad Sayeed as Chief Minister of the State had proved how to propagate policies of inclusive growth and development in every region and sub-region. "It is need of the hour to give a decisive mandate to the PDP to accomplish the unfinished pro-people agenda of Mufti Mohammad Sayeed...

Allegations baseless and fabricated - Sajjad Kitchloo
Will file defamation suit against KAS Officer
Jammu , October 30, (Scoop News)- Office of Minister of State for Industries & Commerce, Sajjad Ahmad Kitchloo has rebutted a news report published in a section of the media in which Dr. Abdul Rasheed, a senior KAS officer, has leveled serious allegations against the person of Minister of State for Industries& Commerce, Sajjad Ahmad Kichloo and his PRO in a land allotment case to prospective entrepreneurs. Describing the accusations as a figment of Dr. Rasheed’s imagination, the Minister's spokesman stated that the officer is hiding behind his own failures in disseminating duties at such a high office as that of Director I&C, Jammu. He condemned the action of Dr. Abdul Rasheed...

Madan demands Regional Council for Jammu on Ladakh pattern
Akhnoor,October 30, (Scoop News)- Veteran Congress leader and Former Minister & MP Madan Lal Sharma demanded Regional Council for Jammu Region on the pattern of Leh and Kargil hill development councils to ensure the timely ,smooth and required amount of direct funding from Centre apart from other benefits to the Jammu Region. He said it while addressing election meetings at Bharda ,Dasgal in favour of MLA Akhnoor Sham Lal Sharma. He said that both himself and Sham Lal Sharma have always strongly voiced for the interests of the Jammu Region and remained controversial from outside and within the Party. We don’t adopt double standards and pampering policy but bluntly raise issues which eff...

DEO briefs political parties, officers about MCC
DODA, October 30, (Scoop News)-To enlighten the representatives of various political parties and officers about the provisions of Model Code of Conduct (MCC), to be observed during the Assembly Elections 2014, District Election Officer (Deputy Commissioner) Doda, Shyam Vinod Meena today personally apprised them of the guidelines, do’s and don’ts of MCC issued by the Election Commission of India. The DEO emphasized that no party or candidate shall do any activity which may aggravate existing differences or create mutual hatred or cause tension between different castes and communities, religious or linguistics. Parties and Candidates shall refrain from criticism of all aspects of private l...

Delegation of JK Anjuman-e-Sharie Shian calls on Governor
Srinagar, October 30, (Scoop News)- A three member delegation of JK Anjuman-e-Sharie Shian led by Aga Mujtaba, called on N.N. Vohra, Governor, here at the Raj Bhavan today. The delegation apprised the Governor about the problems and hardships being faced by the Shia community on account of the recent devastating floods, issues relating to the rehabilitation of the Dal Lake dwellers, and rent due from the Army in respect of Shia Waqaf Board lands. The Governor assured the delegation to take up the issues with the concerned authorities. ...

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