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MLA Nagrota Devender Rana meets Governor

Srinagar : Devender Singh Rana, MLA Nagrota met Governor Satya Pal Malik at the Raj Bhavan in Jammu on Tuesday. Rana presented to Governor a copy of the “Project Proposal- Conservation of Heritage Components on Traditional Vaishno Devi Route” and requested Governor who is also the Chairman of Mata Vaishno Devi […]

Geelani bereaved

SRINAGAR : Ghulam Hassan Makhdoomi, son in law of Hurriyat Conference (G) chairman Syed Ali Geelani passed away on Tuesday at SKIMS Soura after a prolonged illness. Sources said Makhdoomi a resident of Dooru Sopore was not keeping well from some time. Makhdoomi, who was more than 65 years of age […]

Bandipora-Gurez road closed after fresh snowfall

Srinagar : Bandipora-Gurez road has been closed for traffic following a fresh snowfall on Razdan Top since Tuesday morning. Reports said that the 86-km Bandipora-Gurez road has been closed after fresh snowfall in the area. An official said that keeping in view slippery conditions and fresh snowfall, the Bandipora-Gurez road has […]

Electioneering gains momentum in Mizoram

In Mizoram, campaigning  for elections to the 40 seat Assembly  has picked up throughout the state. Election officials said  scrutiny of nominations papers for 39 constituencies was completed yesterday. Scrutiny for Champhai North  constituency, which was held up yesterday due to technical reasons, will be done today. The last date […]

Mortal remains of Union Minister Ananth Kumar being cremated with full state honours

The mortal remains of Union Minister for Parliamentary Affairs Ananth Kumar being cremated with full state honours  in a short while from now. Union Minister D.V.Sadananda Gowda, Karnataka State Minister D.K. Shivakumar, Legislative Council Chairman Basavaraj Horatti, BJP State President B.S.Yedyurappa and many other leaders and thousands of people were […]