1 Killed in Zo-jila Mudslide

SRINAGAR: A mudslide swept a Tata-Mobile vehicle, loaded with chickens, deep into a gorge on Srinagar-Kargil Road near Captain Mode, Zo-jila today. Police said that two persons including the driver were referred to hospital in critical condition while one person was still missing and feared dead. According to reports, a Tata-Mobile (JK15-6485) carrying chicken from […]

Omer led Govt Denying Geelani political Space:Hurriyat (G)

SRINAGAR: Blaming Omer Abdullah led Government for promoting hooliganism, Hurriyat (G) today strongly criticized the continues detention of its Chairman Syed Ali Geelani. A party spokesman castigated the administration for what it called ‘duel and undemocratic’ approach and added the Omer Abdullah led government was hell-bent to muzzle the genuine voice of the people.  “While […]

Panchayat day observed at SKICC

SRINAGAR: Minister for Rural Development and Panchayati Raj, Ali Mohammad Sagar Friday said that the people are the main source of power and the objective of celebrating Panchayat Day is to strengthen the Panchayat Raj institutions besides making them feasible and beneficial for all sections of the society.             The […]

Lecture on role of moral education in personality development at IUST

AWANTIPORA: Islamic University of Science and Technology (IUST) Friday organized a special extension lecture on the Role of Moral Education in Personality Development. Noted academician of the Subcontinent Professor Emeritus of Delhi University and Adjunct Professor International Centre of Spiritual Studies, IUST Prof. Abdul Haq delivered his lecture in the Seminar Hall which was attended […]

DDC reviews pace of ongoing work on 4-lane NHW

ANANTNAG: A high level officers meeting was held here today under the chairmanship of District Development Commissioner, Anantnag, Dr. Farooq Ahmad Lone to review pace of ongoing work on four lane National Highway (NHW).             Project Director NHAI, Officers of Ram Constructions, Traffic, Irrigation and Flood Control, PHE and other […]

Seerat Conference held at S.P School

SRINAGAR: The Youth Services and Sports department, Kashmir organized Divisional Level Inter-District Seerat Conferences and Naat recitation competition for students to explore their potential and to acquaint them with moral education.             As many as 20 students from different district participated in the said competition.           […]

Sarpanch beaten to pulp, Assailants held

Srinagar: Five family members in Kunzar Tangmarag beat a Sarpanch to pulp after he resisted their move to occupy a piece of government land which youth of the area use as a play field. Police arrested all the assailants and shifted the Sarpanch to nearby hospital. According to police, five persons from the same family […]

Mehbooba for uniform returns to pilgrim tourism stake holders

Srinagar:Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)  president Mehbooba Mufti has called for an equitable share for all travel operators and tourism stake holders in the expanding pilgrimage tourism sector. She was talking to a delegation of the representatives of tour  and travel industry of Kashmir here today. Mehbooba said Amarnath pilgrimage has been part of the social […]

NF concerned over continued detention of Nayeem

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir National Front today expressed concern over continued detention of its Chairman Nayeem Ahmad Khan, political activists and common Kashmiri youth. It urged organizations who are working for human rights on the global level especially the Indian civil society to raise its voice against ‘oppressive acts in Kashmir’. “The so called state […]

Now Adulteration Emerges in Unani Medicines

‘Supplies withheld, officials asked to destroy spurious drugs secretly’ Drugs in transit; awaiting sampling and testing: Senior Official SRINAGAR: Amid intensifying pressure on authorities to widen the spectrum of probe in the spurious drug scam, reports have surfaced alleging existence of similar kind of wrong-doings in the Unani and Ayurvadeic medicines. Sources in the establishment […]