Political, economic and cultural news from the state of Jammu & Kashmir.
Widespread Corruption in J&K
The highest level administrator in Jammu & Kashmir, Governor Satya Pal Malik, has revealed the extent of corruption plaguing the state. Corruption is rampant, unchecked and has completed eroded all sane levels of governance. It is one of the principal causes of disaffection with the Indian government and a huge barrier to all attempts at economic development. .Full article...
"In truth everything and everyone
Is a shadow of the Beloved,
And our seeking is His seeking
And our words are His words...
We search for Him here and there,
while looking right at Him.
Sitting by His side, we ask:
'O Beloved, where is the Beloved?'"
Jalal ad-Din Muhammad Rumi
Fresh avalanche warning
Date: 24 January 2019
Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Baseer Ahmad Khan has issued fresh avalanche warning for nine avalanche prone districts of Kashmir division on Wednesday. The warning has been issued for the avalanche prone areas of district Anantnag, Kulgam, Budgam, Baramulla, Kupwara, Bandipora, Ganderbal, Kargil and Leh of J&K state. As per a hand out, the Divisional Commissioner Kashmir has asked the Deputy Commissioners of all these districts to advise the people living in avalanche prone areas not to venture out to avoid the loss of lives.
2019 News Archives
Kashmir stuns Bagan
Real Kashmir FC rode on Mason Robertson's brace to beat local giant Mohun Bagan 2-1 and stay in contention for the title in the I-League on Sunday. Bagan forward Sony Norde combined well with two other foreigners, Omar Elhusseiny and Henry Kisekka, to put pressure on the visiting side right from the start. However, it was RK which grabbed the lead after wasting a couple of set-pieces. The ploy to depute Robertson up in the field worked as he found the target off a Surchandra Singh pass from right in the 33rd minute.
Continue to Message Board