Farooq’s Remarks: Delhi’s Class IV Employee, Says Geelani; Bey Waqt Ki Ragini: Mirwaiz

In a sharp attack on Dr. Farooq Abdullah for terming Jammu and Kashmir as an integral part of India, the Hurriyat (G) on Sunday described the union minister as a “Class IV employee of New Delhi,” while Mirwaiz Umer Farooq chided him for his “outdated tune.” Reacting to Dr. Abdullah’s statement that Delhi would not […]

After 4 PM, KU’s MERC ‘Goes To Dogs

At a time when the universities across the world focus on imparting round-the- clock education, the Media Education Research Centre (MERC) of the University of Kashmir, in an unprecedented move, has decided to close its activities after 4 pm. An order to the effect was issued by the HoD recently has shocked the students who […]

Day-long Hajj Conference Held In Srinagar

A day-long Hajj conference and training camp was held at Hajj House Sunday by All Jammu and Kashmir Muslim Personal Law Board (JKMPLB) Noted Islamic scholars and intellectuals spoke about the significance of Hajj and gave necessary information to the pilgrims who have been selected to perform Hajj this year. Speaking on the occasion, the […]

Comedy Festival Opens at SKICC

Governor N N Vohra on Sunday inaugurated the 11-day Comedy Drama Festival, 2012, organized by the Jammu Kashmir Film Makers and Artists Cooperative Ltd at SKICC here. The festival has been organized in collaboration with the state information department and J&K Academy of Art, Culture and Languages. In the coming days, the festival will showcase […]

Crackdown on Social Media

In order to keep track of ‘anti-social’ elements on the social networking sites in Valley, police has reportedly created fake ids. The development has come in order to prevent the recurrence of mass-uprisings of 2008 and 2010-during which the social network especially Facebook was widely used to mobilize the youth. The development has triggered fear […]

Shun Imposing Leaders on Kashmir: Tarigami to Delhi

Says ’53 Dismissal of Sheikh Aimed at Altering Accession Terms Asking New Delhi to shun its attitude of ‘ installing’ leadership as per its convenience in J&K, CP(I)M State secretary Mohammad Yousf Tarigami has said dislodging Sheikh Mohammad Abdullah on Aug. 09, 1953 was aimed to “merge the state completely with the union of India”, […]

Mohan Bagan Trounces JK in Goodwill Match

Coach blames Inexperience, Absence Of Star Players For Defeat Srinagar – After failing to retain its star players, the Jammu and Kashmir Football team was trounced by the visiting Mohan Bagan Football club in the first of the two Goodwill matches played at Bakhshi Stadium here on Saturday. Mohan Bagan crushed JK by four goals […]

Mutton Shops Shut To Force Price-Hike

‘Authorities Unconcerned As Inter-State Mafia Dictates Rates’ Even as the retail outlets of mutton in the city and elsewhere remained closed for the second day as part of 2-day strike by the dealers to “force” a further dose of price hike of the mass-consumption commodity, an inter-state mafia is understood to be active in mutton […]

‘Refund Money To Duped Hajj Aspirants’

Consumer Commn Asks Govt To Bring Law To Regulate Tour, Travel Agencies Disposing off the case filed by the duped Hajj aspirants, Jammu and Kashmir State Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission, has directed the owners of the “infamous” Hajeej Hajj and Umrah Services company to refund within six weeks the money it allegedly swindled from the […]

11-day Comedy Drama Festival to Begin from Sept 9

An 11-day Comedy Drama Festival ( from Sep. 9-19) being organized by the Jammu and Kashmir Film Makers and Artists Co-operative Ltd in collaboration with State Information Department and J & K Academy of Arts, Cultural and Languages will begin here from September 9. The festival is scheduled to be inaugurated by the Governor Mr. […]