Archive for March 2018

Mehbooba appoints Altaf Bukhari as Rehbar-e-Khazana

Mar 14th, 2018 | By

Taking cue from its employment policy, the J&K Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti today appointed Mohammed Altaf Bukhari as Rehbar-e-Khazana (ReK) to run the finance ministry of the state. Bukhari who is also the education minister will be paid an honorarium of Rs 1500 per month for the job of running the ministry and he has
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Kashmir is a Chai problem, says Drabu

Mar 11th, 2018 | By

J&K Finance minister Haseeb Drabu today said that Kashmir is only a chai (tea) problem, as Kashmiris relish nun chai (a salted pink tea) unlike Indians. “Please don’t see Kashmir as political problem, it is purely a chai problem, a nun chai problem between us (J&K) and India,” Drabu said. “Indian leaders have been barking
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Farooq Abdullah seeks Imran Khan’s help for Omar’s re-marriage

Mar 4th, 2018 | By

Srinagar: National Conference president Farooq Abdullah is seeking help from Pakistani cricketer-politician Imran Khan in guiding his son Omar Abdullah in matrimonial affairs. Congratulating and hailing Khan for his recent hattrick, Abdullah has shot off an emotional letter to third-time married Khan, informing him of Omar’s desperation to get rid of his anklets. Omar is
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We brought transparency in nepotism: PDP

Mar 2nd, 2018 | By

Srinagar: The J&K government led by Peoples Democratic Party today said it has brought transparency in corruption and nepotism (in recruitment). The vice chairman of state’s Khadi and Village Industries Board (KVIB) Peerzada Mansoor Hussain told media that recruitments have always been backdoor in all departments, however, his government brought them to the front door.
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