Kashmir

Donald Trump is playing dangerous game under the influence o...

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Jammu: Jammu Kashmir based Prominent Indian Politician and Patron of J&K National Panthers Party Prof.Bhim Singh on Saturday said that Donald Trump is playing a dangerous game under the guidance of Zionism and leadership of Israel who have been trying to use the present sensitive to weak and demolish the Palestinian cause. In a Statement to Wilayat Times,Prof.Bhim Singh, JKNPP Patron, Executive Chairman of International Peace Council & Executive Chairman of Indo–Palestine Friendship Society ...

Vijay Kumar takes over as new IGP of Kashmir...

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Jammu: Shri Vijay Kumar-IPS took the charge as  new Inspector General of Police, Kashmir Zone. He took charge from Shri SP Pani-IPS. Shri Vijay Kumar is a 1997 Batch IPS officer and has served in J&K Police in various capacities in the past. He has served as SDPO Ganderbal, SP Ops Pulwama, SP Awantipora, SP Kulgam, SP Vigilance, DIG Traffic Kashmir, DIG South Kashmir range and IGP Armed Kashmir. He was earlier posted in CRPF during his central deputation as DIG New Delhi Range, IGP CoBRA and...

Sheikh Abdullah’s birth anniversary, Martyrs’ Da...

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir administration on Friday decided to drop ex-Chief Minister Sheikh Abdullah’s birth anniversary and Martyrs’ Day from the list of public holidays for 2020. Also, October 26 will be celebrated as Accession Day for the first time in Kashmir’s history. According to the list of holidays for 2020 issued by GL Sharma, the deputy secretary of the General Administration Department of Jammu and Kashmir, 27 public holidays will be observed throughout the union...

No Friday prayers in Jamia Masjid Kashmir on 19th straight w...

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Jammu:Amid the claims of normalcy in Kashmir Valley by authorities, the historical Jamia Masjid remained locked down on Friday and as such the congregational prayers could not happen there on 19th straight week. Moreover prepaid mobile and internet services of all cellular companies including government owned Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) remained suspended while several mainstream political leaders are still languishing in MLA hostel which has been converted in sub-jail. Wilayat Times reports...

Centre mulling to establish separate “Leh Police Wing&...

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Kargil: An establishment of separate police wing in newly carved UT Ladakh is on cards and preparations in this regard have been initiated. Sources told that the separate force would be named ‘Leh Police Wing’ (LPW) and will be headed by IGP rank officer. Wilayat Times reports that according to JKNS, it has been learnt that the newly turned Union Territory (UT) Ladakh would be given separate police wing soon and Union Home Ministry has started ground work for its completion. Sources said that...

Over 57,000 Acres of Land Identified for Setting Up Industri...

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Jammu: The Jammu and Kashmir administration has identified over 57,000 acres of land for setting up industrial estates for prospective entrepreneurs, officials said on Thursday. While 15,000 acres of land have been identified in Kashmir valley, 42,500 acres of land have been identified in Jammu region, they said. KK Sharma, adviser to Lieutenant Governor, chaired a high-level meeting and directed officers to make suitable and sufficient land available for setting up new industrial estates for the...

WhatsApp users in Kashmir being removed as Internet shutdown...

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Jammu:As the Internet blackout in Kashmir crossed 120 days, tens of thousands WhatsApp users who have “auto-exited” are in fear of losing personal data. Hojatul Islam Wal Muslimeen Aga Dr. Syed Mudasir Rizvi  who is seminary scholar and presently perusing Islamic studies in Iran informed his family members living in Srinagar on Wednesday night that all relatives have suddenly “left” the family WhatsApp group. “The data on the group came to a halt on August 5. We used to share pictures...

More than 77,000 youths of Jammu & Kashmir applied for ...

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Jammu:More than 77,000 youth have applied for the 5199 posts of Special Police Officers’, the recruitment of which is being held across the Jammu and Kashmir. “Jammu and Kashmir Police, despite its hectic schedule in handling law and order situation in the Union Territory, is conducting recruitment for 5199 posts of Special Police Officers’,” the Jammu and Kashmir Police said in a statement. Stressing that the recruitment offer of Special Police Officers’ (SPOs) by the...

Indian Politician and Lawyer Prof.Bhim Singh extended full s...

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New Delhi:The Indo-Palestine Friendship Society in cooperation with National Panthers Party and other revolutionary organizations held a Solidarity Day with the people of Palestine. Addressing a meeting of lawyers, media persons, ex-servicemen and political workers, Prof.Bhim Singh, Chairman of Indo-Palestine Friendship Society expressed full solidarity and support with the struggling people of Palestine who have been fighting/struggling since 1948 against the United Nations Resolution no.181 which...

Fresh snowfall in Kashmir, Six including 4 Army men died, Na...

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Srinagar:At least six people died in separate snowfall-related incidents in Kashmir. Two Army jawans were killed in a road accident in Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said on Thursday. An Army vehicle met with an accident in Langate area of Kupwara on Wednesday night due to poor visibility caused by heavy snowfall, an Army official said. Also, two army porters and two civilians were dead after being trapped in snow in Kupwara district of Union territory of Jammu and Kashmir. This...