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Remove rotten rice from Karan Nagar outlet: Inhabitants to CAPD - Greater Kashmir
Srinagar, Oct 21: Residents and shopkeepers of Gole Market, Karan Nagar here are up in arms against the CAPD department for failing to remove rotten stocks of ration from an outlet owned by it there. A delegation of residents told Greater Kashmir that the ...
Omar hails SMC, Kashmir youth - Greater Kashmir
Srinagar, Oct 21: The Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Tuesday lauded the efforts of the Srinagar Municipal Corporation post-floods and acknowledged the role of youth in rescue operations during the last month’s deluge. “I congratulate Srinagar Municipal ...
Flood-hit essentials confiscated - Greater Kashmir
Srinagar, Oct 21: Acting upon specific inputs that flood-hit food commodities are being offered for sale to consumers, the sleuths of Drug and Food Control Organization carried out raids in various areas in district Anantnag, Ganderbal, Kulgam, Baramulla ...
Problems with Pak to be resolved through talks: NSA - Greater Kashmir
New Delhi, Oct 21: Against the backdrop of Pakistan’s enhanced pitch on Kashmir and escalation of border firing, India Tuesday said all problems with the country can be addressed through talks but asserted that it cannot be taken for granted. National ...
Govt fails to start rehabilitation: Mirwaiz - Greater Kashmir
Srinagar, Oct 21: Chairman of Hurriyat Conference (G) Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on Tuesday hit out at the state government for failing to start rehabilitation of flood hit people in Kashmir. Mirwaiz was interacting with people during his visit to flood hit areas ...
Won’t accept Indian hegemony: Pakistan - Greater Kashmir
Islamabad, Oct 21: Adviser on National Security and Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz on Tuesday urged greater national unity to effectively tackle challenges being faced by Pakistan, including the situation on the Line of Control and relations with India.
Rehman rescued 300 families in Pampore - Greater Kashmir
Srinagar, Oct, 21: During the intervening night of September 6th & 7th when Shirjeel Masoodi, 19, his sister Ahlum, 16, their mother, Tabasum and father, Gowhar Majeed Masoodi were shivering under the roof of their house at Kadlabal Pampore on the city ...
Cong flays PM’s Diwali stay - Greater Kashmir
Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 21: Congress MP Shashi Tharoor, who had recently earned the party’s ire for supporting the Swachh Bharat mission of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, today disapproved of Modi’s plan to spend the Diwali on October 23 in Srinagar.
India peeved over US funding for PaK power project - Greater Kashmir
Srinagar, Oct 21: Upset over the recent US move to mobilize funds for a hydel-power project in Pakistan administered Kashmir (PaK), India has decided to lodge protest with the Obama administration for supporting a venture in a territory which it considers ...
Taj inspects South Kashmir hospitals, inaugurates CT scan at Kulgam - Greater Kashmir
Kulgam/ Shopian, Oct 21: Minister for Health and Medical Education Taj Mohi ud Din Tuesday visited the South Kashmir districts of Kulgam and Shopian to assess the extent of damage suffered to health infrastructure More
8 KAS officers transferred - Greater Kashmir
Srinagar, Oct 21: The State government Tuesday effected several transfers of KAS officers. According to an order, Showkat Ahmed Zargar, Director Horticulture, Planning and Marketing, J&K, has been transferred and posted as Director Industries and Commerce ...
Muharram arrangements reviewed - Greater Kashmir
Srinagar, Oct 21: District administration Srinagar on Tuesday reviewed the arrangements for Muharram in the summer capital. On the directions of the Deputy Commissioner Srinagar Farooq Ahmad Shah, a meeting was held to review the Muharram arrangements.
PM Modi tweets: ‘Will spend Diwali in Kashmir’ - Greater Kashmir
New Delhi, Oct 21: In a special gesture, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Kashmir on Diwali and spend time with flood-hit people. He made the announcement himself on his twitter account. “Will be in Srinagar on Diwali, 23rd October & will spend ...
WB, ADB officials visit flood-hit areas - Greater Kashmir
Srinagar, Oct 21: A team from top-notch financial institutions arrived here Tuesday and visited several flood-hit areas of Srinagar to assess the needs and requirements on ground. The team assured the government of funding reconstruction and rehabilitation ...
Soujanya Kumar is new Dir Info - Greater Kashmir
Srinagar, Oct 21: Just a week after he was appointed as Director Information, Mukhtar-ul-Aziz was Tuesday transferred and posted as Director Panchayati Raj and ex-officio Special Secretary to the Government, Department of Rural Development & Panchayati Raj.