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Govt woos candidates with security promise

Yawar Hussain

Srinagar, Sep 25: Chief Secretary B V R Subrahmanyam Tuesday wooed the candidates for the Urban Local Bodies (ULB) and Panchayat polls by providing them accommodation and security. Addressing a news conference at Banquet Hall in Srinagar, Subrahmanyam said the State government would take care of the security-related issues of the contesting candidates.He said various organisations had issued threats but the government would see how they span out.The chief secretary said the candidates who seek seRead
84 submit nomination forms for 3 B’pora municipalities

84 submit nomination forms for 3 B’pora municipal...

M T Rasool

Bandipora, Sep 25: A total of 84 candidates submitted their nominations forms for the upcoming Urban Loc...Read

Elected Govt should plead Art 35-A case in SC: CS

Elected Govt should plead Art 35-A case in SC: CS

Yawar Hussain

Srinagar, Sep 25: Chief Secretary B V R Subrahmanyam Tuesday said the elected government in the State s...Read

Govt corrects MHA, says some SPOs resigned

Govt corrects MHA, says some SPOs resigned

Yawar Hussain

Srinagar, Sep 25: Contradicting the remarks of the Ministry of Home Affairs that the news about Special...Read

NC to sack members who contest ULB, Panchayat polls

NC to sack members who contest ULB, Panchayat pol...

Yawar Hussain

Srinagar, Sep 25: The two-day long Central Working Committee (CWC) meeting of National Conference (NC),...Read

2 militants killed in Sopore gunfight

2 militants killed in Sopore gunfight

Noor ul Haq

Sopore, Sep 25: Two militants were killed in a fierce gunfight with forces in Tujjar area of Sopore i...Read

South Kashmir bears brunt of violence; 139 killed in 8

South Kashmir bears brunt of violence; 139 killed...

Javid Ahmad

Srinagar, Sep 25: The four districts of south Kashmir have witnessed a higher level of militancy-relate...Read

Kin of slain policemen to get Rs 70 lakh ex-gratia rel

Kin of slain policemen to get Rs 70 lakh ex-grati...

Press Trust of India

Jammu, Sep 25: The administration has decided to give an enhanced compensation to the next of kin of...Read

4 families claim militants killed in B’pora their kins

4 families claim militants killed in B’pora their...

M T Rasool

Bandipora, Sep 25:Four families —two from South Kashmir’s Kulgam and Shopian districts, one...Read

Pak FM discusses Kishanganga, Ratle projects with WB c

Pak FM discusses Kishanganga, Ratle projects with...

Yoshita Singh

New York, Sep 25: Pakistan's Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi raised the issue of India's construc...Read

Armed forces must remain

Armed forces must remain 'uncontaminated' from se...

Press Trust of India

New Delhi, Sep 25:The armed forces are a splendid embodiment of the country's "secular project" and it ...Read

Govt reconstitutes panel to address issues on AIIMSs,

Govt reconstitutes panel to address issues on AII...

Rising Kashmir News

Srinagar, Sep 25: The Governor’s administration Tuesday accorded sanction to the reconstitution o...Read

Panel formed for operationalization of new colleges

Panel formed for operationalization of new colleg...

Rising Kashmir News

Srinagar, Sep 25: The Governor’s administration Tuesday accorded sanction to the constitution of ...Read

News

Geelani calls for international probe, says forces use

Geelani calls for international probe, says force...

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'Srinagar:'Chairman Hurriyat Conference (G) Syed Ali Shah Geelani today alleged that forces have used ‘chemical weapons in Bandipora during cordon and search operations, which is a crime against humanity.’ Geelani has also demanded that a high level probe sho... Read

Geelani pays tributes to slain Tang...

Srinagar:Paying rich tributes to the militants killed in Tangdar...Read

Hurriyat (M) condemns ‘Govt’s anti-...

SRINAGAR: Hurriyat Conference (M) today expressed its resentment ...Read

Parties who boycott polls fielding ...

Srinagar: While the state unit of Congress would be fielding all ...Read

City

PHC Bemina faces official apathy, patients suffer

PHC Bemina faces official apathy, patients suffer...

'Mansoor Peer '

'Srinagar, Sep 25: 'Primary Health Centre (PHC), Bemina on the Srinagar outskirts presents a grim picture of the healthcare facilities in Kashmir as it lacks life-saving drugs, adequate medical, paramedical staff and medical equipment leaving people worried.According to the resid... Read

SKIMS nursing students stage protes...

Srinagar, Sep 25: Scores of Nursing students of Sher-e- Kashmir Institute...Read

3-day workshop ‘Evaluation of Engli...

Srinagar, Sep 25: A 3-day workshop organized by the Department of English...Read

Scores of delegations meet Advisor ...

Srinagar, Sep 25:Scores of public delegations, individuals Tuesday met t...Read

Kashmir

Junaid Mattoo resigns from NC

Junaid Mattoo resigns from NC

'Yawar Hussain'

'Srinagar, Sept 25: 'In a major jolt to the National Conference’s election boycott decision the party’s chief spokesperson Junaid Azim Mattoo Tuesday resigned from the party citing disagreement on the party’s boycott of the Urban Local Bodies (ULB) and Panchayat ... Read

Advertisement Policy for Electronic...

SRINAGAR, SEPTEMBER 25: Director Information and Public Relations,Tariq Ahmad Z...Read

40 nominations filed in Baramulla

Baramulla Sep 25At least 40 candidates on Tuesday filed their nominatio...Read

Senior BJP leader joins Congress

Srinagar Sept 25: Prominent BJP Leader Hakim Masood ul Hussain, Vice Pres...Read

Jammu

MoS PMO hits out at NC, PDP for

MoS PMO hits out at NC, PDP for 'selective outrag...

'ress Trust of India'

'Jammu, Sep 25:'Union Minister Jitendra Singh Tuesday hit out at the National Conference (NC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for their "selective outrage" over local body polls in Jammu and Kashmir and said they only want to carry on dynastic politics at the cost of c... Read

‘Procedure for disbursing compensat...

Jammu: Minister of State in PMO, Jitendra Singh, on Tuesday sa...Read

Ganai for harnessing talent of spec...

Jammu, Sep 25: Advisor to Governor, Khurshid Ahmad Ganai, on Tuesday s...Read

Cleanliness drive held at Udhampur

Jammu, Sep 25:A cleanliness drive was jointly organized by Municipal ...Read

Editorial

Education off the track

Education off the track

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''Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA), the flagship programme of the government of India to make elementary education universal, in J&K is now popular for other reasons than education. It is usually the salaries of SSA teachers that are withheld and the ensuing prot... Read

Disaster site

The dumping site at Achan and nearby areas that fall on...Read

Sealing the clinics

Directorate of Health Services Kashmir has sealed 170 i...Read

Déjà vu at borders

On September 20, 2018 Rising Kashmir published a repor...Read

Opinion

Straight Talk: When will peace process in Kashmir succ

Straight Talk: When will peace process in Kashmir...

'K B Jandial'

''Amidst a mild political crisis of the sort created by Kashmir based two major mainstream parties- NC & PDP- by their boycott of Municipal and Panchayat elections after initially hailing these as “empowering people”, on the belated pretext of la... Read

Urban Naxal: An invention of mental...

We regularly come across new words and terminology in o...Read

 Slow and steady makes a loser

We all have heard the story of the tortoise and the har...Read

Children of Conflict

In the last few decades Kashmir has been a cynosure of ...Read

Business

Pune man to cycle from Kashmir to Kkanyakumari to test

Pune man to cycle from Kashmir to Kkanyakumari to...

'Press Trust of India'

'Srinagar, Sep 25'In a bid to refurbish the Valley's image as a safe tourist destination, a Maharashtra native began Tuesday a 4,000 km-long, Kashmir to Kanyakumari cycling expedition from here.Tourism Kashmir Director Tasaduq Jeelani flagged off cyclist Vivek Lokur's expeditio... Read

Samoon for hassle-free transportati...

SRINAGAR, SEPTEMBER 25: Principal Secretary Transport, Animal, Sheep Husbandry,...Read

Commissioner Food Safety inaugurate...

SRINAGAR, SEPTEMBER 25: Commissioner Food Safety, Dr. Abdul Kabir Dar Tuesday i...Read

DC Pulwama chairs DLRC meet

PULWAMA, SEPTEMBER 25: District Development Commissioner Pulwama, Ghulam Moham...Read

Sports

Vyas declares Sports Councils North Kashmir Festival O

Vyas declares Sports Councils North Kashmir Festi...

'Rising Kashmir News'

'Baramulla, Sep 25:'In a bid to accelerate the sports activities all over the state, J&K State Sports Council on Tuesday organized a mega North Kashmir sports festival 2018 after a long period of 8 years at Mini stadium Baramulla. “It has been after a gap of 8 long year... Read

Amar Singh College organises T20 fr...

Srinagar:A T20 friendly match between the faculty members of the...Read

DC Pulwama kick-starts softball tou...

PULWAMA, SEPTEMBER 25: District Commissioner (DC) Pulwama, Ghulam Mohammad Dar...Read

Sports competition under ‘Khelo Ind...

Ganderbal, September 25:As a part of the ‘Khelo India’ initiative, ...Read

Viewpoint

Ibn Khaldun: The forgotten sociologist

Ibn Khaldun: The forgotten sociologist

'Mohammad Imran'

''Ibn Khaldun was a renaissance man; the real father of sociology was born in Tunis in 1332CE into an influential Arab Family of Banu khaldun form the Hadramaut. He defined the foundations of sociology more than four centuries before Auguste Comte discovered the... Read

Improving quality of education at e...

We have highly qualified and experienced teachers in go...Read

Parent involvement in pre-schooling

The early years of your child’s development are t...Read

Isn’t it Schadenfreude?

It is agonizing and pains to see in this advanced and c...Read

Responses

Water bodies

Water bodies

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''Dear Editor, In response to the article titled “Death of Khushal Sar” by Sharjeel Sofi published in Rising Kashmir onSeptember 20. I agree with the author that we are lake eaters and that we are creating problems forourselves as well as all those w... Read

Lost chinars

Death of over a dozen chinars on the busy Srinagar to G...Read

Deforestation

Large scale cutting of trees for transmission lines is ...Read

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