ABDUL RAHIM RATHER

  • Abdul Rahim Rather's defeat ends record 36-year stint in J&K Assembly 2 days ago

    Srinagar: Finance Minister Abdul Rahim Rather's record run in Jammu and Kashmir Assembly ended on Tuesday when he lost from Charar-e-Sharief while his National Conference colleague Ali Mohammad Sagar equalled his feat of sixth consecutive victories by winning Khanyar seat. Rather, who represented Charar-e-Sharief constituency for a record 36 years in...
  • DoP launches epost, fax post services in J&K April 3, 2013

    Jammu: The Department of Posts on Tuesday launched ePost and fax post services in Jammu and Kashmir for transmission and delivery of greetings and messages. The new services were launched by Minister for Finance and Ladakh Affairs, Abdul Rahim Rather, during a function at Gandhi Nagar Head Post Office. Rather...
  • J&K: Minister's son fined Rs 21 lakh for power theft August 28, 2012

    Srinagar: For once, a minister has been penalised for alleged corruption. Hilal Ahmed, the son of Jammu and Kashmir Finance Minister Abdul Rahim Rather, has been fined Rs 21 lakh for electricity theft after CNNIBN uncovered documents that clearly showed that Ahmed's software company at a multistorey complex drew more...
  • J&K minister's son accused of power theft August 24, 2012

    Jammu: The son of the seniormost Cabinet Minister in Jammu and Kashmir, Finance Minister Abdul Rahim Rather, has been accused of power theft. In an investigation by the J&K power department, a committee found that Rather's son Hilal Ahmad was flouting norms at his multistorey commercial complex in Jammu. Ahmad runs...
  • J&K govt to put security holograms on liquor bottles July 3, 2012

    Jammu: In order to keep a check on smuggled and illicit liquor in the state, the Jammu and Kashmir government will soon put security holograms on liquor bottles. "The excise department is in the process of affixation of security holograms on liquor bottles in a timebound manner which will greatly help...
  • Traders seek help of Omar on CrossLoC business issues April 10, 2012

    Jammu: Jammu of Kashmir Joint Chamber of Commerce and Industries (JKJCCI) on Monday called on Chief Minister Omar Abdullah and sought his help in addressing issues relating to CrossLoC trade fraternity. A delegation of the body presented a memorandum of demands relating to the development of industries, trade and commerce...
  • Jammu: BJP workers target J&K minister's car January 26, 2011

    New Delhi: BJP workers blockaded Jammu & Kashmir finance Minister Abdul Rahim Rather's vehicle on Wednesday afternoon. All attempts by the bjp workers to hoist the Triclour at Srinagar's Lal Chowk may have been foiled but the event was not violence free. BJP workers were lathicharged outside the outside the party...