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Media persons not allowed to cover Sharma’s visit in Kupwara

Srinagar: Media professionals were barred from covering the activities of Government of India’s special representative Dineshwar Sharma maiden visit to the frontier district of Kupwara on Monday. A host of delegations from across the district is lined up at Dak Bungalow Kupwara to interact with Sharma, who is on the third

60,000 in 2014 to 1 LAKH in 2017 :Steady increase in the number of Casual Labours in Jammu Kashmir

A report prepared by a cabinet sub-committee headed by former finance minister Abdur Rahim Rather in October 2014 brought to fore that a “total” of 61,464 non-regular employees were working with different departments in Jammu and Kashmir. More than three years later—as the PDP-BJP coalition is set to regularise 60,000

NIA Summon to Geelani’s Son Act of Vengeance : JOINT RESISTANCE LEADERSHIP

Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) on Sunday termed the NIA’s summoning of Hurriyat (G) chairman Syed Ali Shah Geelani’s son an “act of vengeance and harassment”. The National Investigation Agency (NIA) had on Friday summoned Naseem-ul-Zafar Geelani to its headquarters in New Delhi “as a witness” in connection with a funding case. JRL

JKCC to boycott annual pre Budget meeting with finance department

The Jammu and Kashmir Coordination Committee (JKCC), an amalgam of trade, commerce, industry, tourism and others, has resolved to boycott the annual pre-budget meeting with the officials of finance department headed by the Finance Minister. A resolution to this effect was adopted by the JKCC in a meeting held on