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Negotiations on between JK govt, Centre on power projects: PDP - Greater Kashmir
Jammu, Mar 27: Countering the Opposition's attack on the issue of transfer of power projects to the state, PDP today said modalities were being worked out between the J&K government and Centre to get them More JK has 26,850 industrial units, 186 sick ...
‘1.70 lakh kanal land under unauthorized occupation of forces’ - Greater Kashmir
Jammu, Mar 26: The Jammu and Kashmir Thursday informed the Legislative Council that 1.70 lakh kanals of land were under unauthorized occupation of forces in the State. The revelation has come to fore at a time when State’s PDP-BJP government has pledged ...
2 years on, craft corridor Safa Kadal awaits take off - Greater Kashmir
Srinagar, Mar 26: Two years on, proposal for Revitalization of Craft Corridor Safa Kadal is yet to take off. To be executed under state plan at an estimated cost of Rs 82 lakhs, the project aimed to develop artisan clusters in Safa Kadal locality of north ...
‘Agha Shahid poetized agonies of Kashmiris’ - Greater Kashmir
Srinagar, Mar 26: The Kashmiri-American poet Agha Shahid Ali returned to Kashmir in 1990s to poetize the agonies and sufferings of the people of Kashmir, speakers at a national-level seminar here said Thursday. “Shahid especially returned to Kashmir in ...
Omar wants Drabu to issue white paper from 1996 - Greater Kashmir
Jammu, Mar 26: National Conference working president and J&K’s former Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Thursday said Finance Minister Dr Haseeb Drabu should come up with white paper on fiscal ‘mismanagement’ from 1996 and also include the period when he ...
Hoisting Pakistan flag in Kashmir shows Kashmiris sentiments: Pak - Greater Kashmir
Islamabad, Mar 26: Pakistan today said hoisting its flag in Kashmir by Dukhtaran-e-Millat chief on its National Day reflects the "sentiments of Kashmiris and their love for the country". raising of Pakistan flags reflects the sentiments of Kashmiri people ...
Gulmarg resort inspires Hemant-Nandita's line at AIFW - Greater Kashmir
New Delhi, Mar 26: Husband-wife designer duo Hemant and Nandita today said they found the idea for their folk-themed autumn--winter collection during their visit to a resort in Gulmarg, Kashmir last year. The designers said that the collection, titled ...
Forced disappearances: Rights body for impartial probe - Greater Kashmir
Srinagar, Mar 26: A human rights group has asked Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister, Mufti Muhammad Sayeed to set up an independent commission for probing cases of forced disappearances and unmarked graves in the state. “APDP through its letter to the ...
The pain of losing power - Greater Kashmir
There is an angry spot that glows on the brow of our former chief minister. And not without reason. Speaking on the motion on governor’s address in the legislative assembly, Omar Abdullah was furious against the crass opportunism and double standard of ...
J&K for extending Ladakh's inner line permit to foreigners - Greater Kashmir
Jammu, Mar 26: The Jammu and Kashmir government today batted strongly for extending the inner line permit, a necessary document for visiting Ladakh region, to foreign tourists despite concerns expressed by the army. "The matter regarding extending the ...
SVO takes cognizance of parking tender fraud at SMHS - Greater Kashmir
Srinagar, Mar 26: Fixed at Rs 10 four years ago, people parking their vehicles have to pay Rs 20 at the SMHS Hospital parking here. There has been no fresh tendering and no rate renewal. Sources told Greater Kashmir the tender for SMHS parking was invited ...
Public transport continues to haunt female commuters - Greater Kashmir
Srinagar, Mar 26: As government talks high of women empowerment in the state, the fair gender continues to suffer while travelling in public transport for want of reserved seats for them with authorities taking no measures to address the issue. The city ...
Is Life an Accident? - Greater Kashmir
Did life appear on the earth because it found conditions conducive for its appearance or was the earth deliberately designed and positioned in the universe in order to receive and sustain life, is a crucially important epistemological and moral question.
Shrinking of farmland big challenge - Greater Kashmir
Jammu, Mar 26: The government Thursday stated that the Agriculture department had been neglected in past some years and the law on prevention of conversion of farmland for nonfarm purposes had not been implemented. Replying to the demand for grants ...
JK’s food scarcity: Mufti to take up matter with PM today - Greater Kashmir
Jammu, Mar 26: Chief Minister Mufti Muhammad Sayeed would on Thursday take up with Prime Minister Narendra Modi the issue of shortage of ration faced by J&K and seek allocations as per 2011 census, the Government said in Legislative Assembly on Friday.