Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Mehbooba promises to resolve issues in speedy, sustainable way

JAMMU: Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti has assured representatives and local people of Doda that work would be launched shortly on new National Highway to Doda from Chenani via Sudh Mahadev while existing Doda-Kishtwar Highway...

Cong, NC appeasing Pak for political gains; says Dr Jitendra

JAMMU: Leveling serious charges on Opposition Congress and National National Conference (NC), Union Minister of State in PMO with independent charge of North Eastern States, Dr Jitendra Singh has accused them of "appeasing Pakistan...

Separatist march to UNMOG office foiled, Yasin Malik arrested

SRINAGAR: The authorities Sunday foiled a march called by separatist leadership to United Nations Military Observers Group (UNMOG) office at Sonawar here by imposing restrictions in several parts of Srinagar and placing under house...

Mehbooba distributes appointment orders among pellet victims

SRINAGAR: J&K Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti distributed orders of appointment on Tuesday among a group of victims who lost their eyesight due to pellet injuries during 2016 uprising. This is in continuation of her...

Mirwaiz asks for creating conduciveness for talks

SRINAGAR: Hurriyat Conference (M) chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq today said the offer for talks over Kashmir issue would not yield any results if government's confrontational approach towards the separatist camp continues. Addressing a Seerat Conference...

Expressway under CPEC will benefit AJK: Farooq Haider

ISLAMABAD: AJK Prime Minister Raja Farooq Haider Khan on Thursday said that the Mansehra-Muzaffarabad-Mangla Expressway under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) will bring economic revolution in the state. In an interview, he said that...

India, Pakistan and Kashmiris stakeholder in every decision; says Sardar Masood

WASHINGTON DC: AJK President Sardar Masood Khan has said that the human rights violations being perpetrated against the people of J&K must not be seen through the prism of regional politics. Besides India and...

Pak Zaireen attend Urs of Khawaja Sabir at Kalyar Sharif

ISLAMABAD: A group of 152 Pakistani Zaireen (pilgrims) is currently visiting Kalyar Sharif in the Indian state of Uttarakhand participated in the annual Urs of Hazrat Khawaja Allauddin Ali Ahmed Sabir (RA) from 30...

AJK President asks US and West should not be hoodwinked by India

WASHINGTON: AJK President Masood Khan said here on Wednesday that India is conspiring to change the population ratio in the J&K with an ulterior motive to harm Kashmiris' freedom struggle. He called on the...

AJK to earn Rs.10bn from hydro power generation

MUZAFFARABAD: AJK Prime Minister AJK, Farooq Haider Khan has said that region would earn Rs.10 billion annually from hydro-power generation after completion of ongoing hydro-electric power projects in the area. Addressing the oath taking ceremony...