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BSF Asst Cmdt killed, 4 hurt in mysterious blast ...

Syed Amjad Shah

Jammu, Nov 19: An Assistant Commandant of Border Security Force (BSF) was killed and four paramilitary personnel were wounded critically in a mysterious blast in Samba along the International Border (IB).“A mysterious grenade exploded at Mangu Chak, Border out Post (BoP) on the IB in Samba Sector during evening hours in which one Assistant Commandant was killed and four paramilitary forces personnel wounded,” Additional Deputy Commissioner (ADC) Samba, Arun Manhas told Rising Kashmir.Read
 Tathan Top: A village without electricity, roads, wat

Tathan Top: A village without electricity, roads...

Shafat Mir

Dooru (Anantnag), Nov 19: As the night falls on the Tathan Top mountain hamlet, comprising 60 households and ba...Read

Police probes social media handles uploading killing v

Police probes social media handles uploading kill...

Javid Ahmad

Srinagar, Nov 19:Police is investigating the social media handles that uploaded videos of killings of ...Read

One more Shopian youth abducted

One more Shopian youth abducted

Javid Sofi

Shopian, Nov 19:Suspected militants abducted a youth from Batmuran village of south Kashmir's Shopian...Read

NC, PDP boycotted local bodies polls to save themselve

NC, PDP boycotted local bodies polls to save them...

Yawar Hussain

Srinagar, Nov 19: State Congress Chief, Ghulam Ahmad Mir Monday said National Conference (NC) and Peopl...Read

Former CS Iqbal Khanday passes away

Former CS Iqbal Khanday passes away

Rising Kashmir News

Srinagar, Nov 19:Former Chief Secretary Muhammad Iqbal Khanday passed away here Monday after battling ...Read

4014 candidates in fray for 281 Sarpanch, 1286 Panch s

4014 candidates in fray for 281 Sarpanch, 1286 Pa...

Rising Kashmir News

Jammu, Nov 19:Polling for Phase-II of Panchayat Polls 2018 would be held on Tuesday at 2179 polling...Read

Principal Secy Finance begins pre-budget discussions

Principal Secy Finance begins pre-budget discussi...

Rising Kashmir News

Jammu, Nov 19: The Finance department today formally set into motion the process for preparation of...Read

Principal Secy Finance begins pre-budget discussions

Principal Secy Finance begins pre-budget discussi...

Rising Kashmir News

Jammu, Nov 19: The Finance department today formally set into motion the process for preparation of...Read

250 passengers evacuated after heavy snowfall at Zojil

250 passengers evacuated after heavy snowfall at ...

Rising Kashmir News

Srinagar, Nov 19: Around 250 passengers were evacuated while 82 vehicles were stranded along the Srinag...Read

Last date for submitting Hajj forms extended to Dec 12

Last date for submitting Hajj forms extended to D...

Rising Kashmir News

Srinagar, Nov 19: The last date for submission of Hajj application forms has been extended upto Decembe...Read

Kashmir

Khanday’s demise widely mourned

Khanday’s demise widely mourned

'Rising Kashmir News'

' Jammu/Srinagar, Nov 19:'The demise of former J&K Chief Secretary, Mohammed Iqbal Khandey, who passed away in Srinagar Monday morning, has been widely mourned across the State.In a condolence message, the Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Baseer Ahmad Khan expressed grief over the d... Read

PDP, Hakeem, Soz, Mir express shock...

Srinagar, Nov 19: Peoples Democratic Party chief spokesperson Rafi Ahmad ...Read

Mir urges secular forces to unite a...

Srinagar, Nov 19: J&K Pradesh Congress Committee (JKPCC) President G....Read

DDC Kupwara, DDC Anantnag review pr...

Kupwara, Nov 19: District Development Commissioner Kupwara, Khalid Jahan...Read

News

34000 household, community toilets constructed so far

34000 household, community toilets constructed so...

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'Jammu:'Chief Secretary B V R Subrahmanyam on Monday chaired 6th State Level Apex Committee meeting of the flagship Swachh Bharat Mission (Urban).Financial Commissioner, H&UDD, Principal Secretary, Finance Department, Principal Secretary, Planning Development &... Read

Huge patient influx impacts quality...

Srinagar:Heavy rush of patient influx in major rural hospitals a...Read

Malik detained

Srinagar:Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF), ...Read

Mirwaiz condoles Tableegi Jamaat pa...

SRINAGAR:Chairman, Hurriyat Conference, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on T...Read

City

NC’s Women wing protests against erratic power supply

NC’s Women wing protests against erratic power su...

'Rabiya Bashir'

'Srinagar, Nov 19: 'The Women’s wing of National Conference (NC) on Monday held a protest rally in Srinagar against the unscheduled power cuts across Kashmir valley.Besides, worsening power scenario, the protestors questioned the Governor administration for inflation, civil... Read

Ring Road will destroy our liveliho...

Srinagar, Nov 19:Farmers affected by Semi Ring Road Monday held a protes...Read

Digitization of land records to im...

Srinagar, Nov 19:Advisor to Governor, B B Vyas Monday visited Central Re...Read

Ensure resolution-based grievance r...

Srinagar, Nov 19:Taking a strong exception towards routine handling of p...Read

Jammu

Govt committed to upgrade health infrastructure in JK:

Govt committed to upgrade health infrastructure i...

'Rising Kashmir News'

'Jammu, Nov 19: 'Advisor to Governor, K Vijay Kumar, on Monday said that the government is committed to upgrade the health infrastructure across Jammu and Kashmir. According to an official, Kumar said this as he along with Chief Secretary BVR Subrahmanyam chaired a meeting to ... Read

Mayor bats for 'healthy, clean & gr...

Jammu, Nov 19:Newly elected Jammu Mayor Chander Mohan Gupta Monday sp...Read

Construct 60,000 IHHTs under SBM to...

Jammu, Nov 19:Chief Secretary B V R Subrahmanyam on Monday urged the ...Read

3-day training prog to be organized...

Jammu, Nov 19: Chief Secretary, BVR Subrahmanyam Monday chaired a meet...Read

Editorial

 Officials and land grabbers

Officials and land grabbers

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''As part of its anti-encroachment drive, DFO Anantnag Forest Division said on Monday that they have retrieved 31.20 hectare of encroached forest land from land grabbers during the current year (2018). The DFO revealed that out of 31.20 hectares of retrieved lan... Read

Drugs and resistant bugs

World Antibiotic Awareness Week WAAW, a week in Novembe...Read

Inspect fuel stations

Surprise inspections of petrol pumps in the state by of...Read

Power-less

It has not been a good start for Power Development Depa...Read

Opinion

Sustaining democracy in South Asia

Sustaining democracy in South Asia

'D Suba Chandran'

''Last week, Ibrahim Mohamed Solih took the oath as the seventh President of Maldives. In September 2018, in a surprising turn of events, Maldives voted against Abdulla Yameen, then the President and politically a strong man. Not many expected that Yameen would... Read

What the Fox and Grapes story reall...

Remember the Fox and the Grapes story? I am reminded of...Read

Arab turnaround: Saudi Crown Prince...

The ghoulish murder of Saudi dissident Jamal Khashoggi ...Read

Conflicts transcend the borders

Political borders between states are unable to stop the...Read

Business

Malaysian airlines keen to start Kuala Lumpur-Srinagar

Malaysian airlines keen to start Kuala Lumpur-Sri...

'Mir Baseerat'

' SRINAGAR, NOVEMBER 19:'High Commissioner of Malaysia to India, Dato' Hidayat Abdul Hamid who was on a three day visit to Kashmir praised the beauty and the hospitality of the place.High Commissioner Abdul Hamid arrived in Srinagar on 17 November 2018 and visited Mughal gardens and v... Read

TAAK meets Malaysian High Commissio...

Srinagar:A delegation of Travel Agents Association of Kashmir (T...Read

KCCI seeks trade cooperation with M...

Srinagar:A delegation of office bearers of the Kashmir Chamber o...Read

CCIK concerned over admin failure

Associated Chamber of Commerce and Industry Kashmir (CC...Read

Sports

   Mega motorbike rally flagged off at Jammu

Mega motorbike rally flagged off at Jammu

'Rising Kashmir News'

' Jammu:'A group of sixteen young bikers kick-started their journey from Jammu milk plant in Satwari, for a 10-day ride spanning a distance of over 2000 km, to reach their destination in Anand, Gujarat. Their journey marks the start of celebration of Dr Verghese Kurien... Read

Chairman LC for active participatio...

KARGIL, NOVEMBER 17:Chairman Legislative Council Haji Anayat Ali today high...Read

2 specially-abled Kashmiris eye Cri...

Srinagar, November 16:Two specially-abled youths from Kashmir qualified for f...Read

Inter-State youth exchange program ...

Jammu Nov 13:As part of the nationwide youth programme, “Ek Bh...Read

Viewpoint

Juvenile justice system in JK

Juvenile justice system in JK

'SefanJahanGazi'

''The penologists define a child offender as a delinquent; and a delinquent is such a minor more so an adolescent, who persistently indulges in disapproved behaviour. He is actually a deviant from the accepted norms of conduct in a society. Misbehaviour that inc... Read

JK Bank: The recruitment criteria

It was 6th of last month when social media was abuzz wi...Read

Armed conflict and the deterioratin...

Tourism plays a vital role in the economic development ...Read

Prophet Muhammad (SAW): The blessed...

The five times’ call to prayer, according to the ...Read

Responses

Power outages

Power outages

'Dear Editor,'

''This is regarding the frequent power outages in Kashmir during winters. Two decades ago when people started hearing about new power projects they thought their problems that surface during winters in the absence of electricity, will be over. Different power pr... Read

Enhancing skills

Skills enhancement is all about getting the skills you ...Read

 Rote learning     

Education is regarded to be the most important thing in...Read

Hospital Dev Funds

This is regarding news about HDF (Hospital Development ...Read

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