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Yes, we are looking at Delhi for a comprehensive flood package: Govt - Greater Kashmir
The Government Wednesday said it is pursuing a financial package with the Centre for the rehabilitation of the flood victims in the State. "Yes, we are looking at Delhi for a comprehensive package," Relief and Rehabilitation Minister, Basharat Bukhari ...
Secretariat gherao deferred as govt invites daily wagers for talks - Greater Kashmir
Jammu and Kashmir Casual Labourers and Daily Wagers Forum deferred secretariat gheroa programme this morning, after government invited its leaders for talks to ‘negotiate’ a deal. Chief of the Forum, Sajad Ahmad Parray, had announced that they would go ...
Nine out of ten police posts get new SHOs in Rajouri - Greater Kashmir
District police authorities here ordered the shifting of sixteen police officers, including nine Station House Officers, on Wednesday. As per an order issued by SSP Rajouri Dr. Haseeb Mughal, sixteen police officers of the rank of Inspector and Sub ...
Kashmir assembly speaker revokes suspension of NC legislators - Greater Kashmir
The Speaker of Jammu and Kashmir legislative assembly Wednesday revoked the suspension of two legislators of Opposition National Conference following a request by the Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed. Sayeed asked the Speaker Kavinder Gupta to ...
Modi should adopt back channel diplomacy to solve Kashmir issue: Kasuri - Greater Kashmir
The only solution to the vexed issue of Kashmir is by adopting backchannel diplomacy, says former Pakistan foreign minister Khurshid Mahmud Kasuri. "Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi should appoint back channel negotiators instantly and shouldn't ...
NC legislators stage a sit-in outside Kashmir assembly - Greater Kashmir
Opposition National Conference (NC) Wednesday staged a sit-in outside the legislative assembly to protest the suspension of two of its members from the house. Including former chief minister Omar Abdullah and senior leaders Ali Muhammad Sagar, Mubarak Gul ...
JK sportspersons bagged 500 medals during 3 yrs: Imran Ansari - Greater Kashmir
Over 500 sports persons from Jammu and Kashmir have won medals at national and zonal events held over the past three years. Giving details, Sports Minister, Imran Raza Ansari told the house that the State's sportspersons won the medals at competitions ...
PHC, TCI Max organize Caddies golf tournament - Greater Kashmir
The Minister for Public Works, Syed Altaf Bukhari Tuesday highlighted the importance of sports in mental and physical development of human beings. The Minister was speaking at the concluding function of Caddies Golf Tournament organized jointly by J&K ...
Srinagar youth dies mysteriously at Jeddah - Greater Kashmir
A Srinagar youth Younis Musharaf Rasheed Bhat son of Abdul Rasheed Bhat of Alamdar Colony Lal Bazar who was working at Madina in Saudia Arabia died mysteriously in Jeddah hospital on Monday. Family members of late Jamsheed while talking to Greater Kashmir ...
Kashmir Valley to Silicon Valley - Greater Kashmir
Ban! Ban! Ban! From beef to internet, India seems to be running in a marathon of bans, or rather, aiming to get its name recorded in the Guinness Book of World Record for the most banned country. Whatever her aspirations, they cannot be fulfilled at the ...
Is Indian secularism fading? - Greater Kashmir
In 1947 millions of Muslims decided to stay back in India against the two-nation theory advocated by some towering leaders of the community. It was a collective decision of millions based on an assessment of peace and prosperity as envisaged by certain ...
Behind the decorated doors of marriage! - Greater Kashmir
“His entrance in house caused me a shrill pain down the spine. A sudden fear would cripple my soul as he stood there!” This is something that was aching for my heart to believe, from what they call “Sattan dohan hinz mahrinn” (a fresh bride)!
Dignity in Mental Health - Greater Kashmir
Every year the World Mental Health day is marked on 10th October. The theme of this year's World Mental Health day is ‘Dignity in Mental Health'. Worldwide, various organisations including WHO, celebrate the day to raise awareness to fight stigma.
Batamaloo-HMT road widening delayed due to lack of funds’ - Greater Kashmir
The State Government Tuesday said the process of widening the crucial road link along the northern periphery of Srinagar city has got delayed due to lack of funds. Replying to a question by Noor Muhammad Sheikh, MLA Batamaloo, the R&B minister, Syed ...
Fire guts 3 houses at Bemina - Greater Kashmir
At least three residential houses-- two completely and one partially-- were gutted in a fire incident today afternoon at Nund Reshi Colony-A, Bemina police and reports said. Syed Waseem Duty Officer Batamallo said the incident occurred at around 2:30 pm in ...