GOI Officials Review Work In Mughal Gardens

SRINAGAR: Secretary, Floriculture and Public Enterprises Mr. Sanjeev Verma accompanied by senior officers of Floriculture Department visited Tulip Garden Cheshmashahi and Mughal Gardens and took stock of the pace of activities being carried out for developing infrastructural amenities in these gardens for the facility of the visitors. After receiving brief account of the activities being […]

3-yr-old boy mauled to death

SRINAGAR: In a tragic incident, a leopard on Sunday-evening mauled a three-year-old boy to death in Kahipora village of Handwara, in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district. “A leopard appeared in  Kahipora village Sunday evening and dragged a three-year-old Me’rajudin of  Kahipora from the compound of his house,” a witness said. “The minor was playing in his […]

Quake Jolts Valley

SRINAGAR: Moderate intensity earthquake measuring 5.5 on the Richter scale hit many parts Kashmir during the preceding night, Met officials said today. The tremor, which created panic among the residents in the Valley, was recorded at 1:16 am, an official of the MET department said. He however, said there was no report of any damage […]

Geelani Calls for shutdown on October 27

SRINAGAR: Ridiculing the recent statement of External Affairs Minister Salman Khursheed, Chairman Hurriyat (G) Syed Ali Geelani Monday said that the rhetoric with regards to Kashmir being an ‘integral part’ can in no way change the obvious realties. “His (Salman Khurshid’s) remarks about Kashmir issues are unrealistic and their stance cannot justify Delhi’s forced military […]

Mig 21 Makes Emergency Landing

SRINAGAR: A MiG-21 fighter-jet of Indian Air Force (IAF) that was on a practice flight today had a narrow escape after it developed a mid air technical snag. Official sources said, that the warplane left the technical airport at around 3 PM and had to make emergency landing after the pilot detected a technical snag. […]

Drive Started Against Child Beggary in City

SRINAGAR: With growing menace of child beggary in Srinagar city particularly at traffic signals, ‘Child Line Srinagar’ Monday started a drive against it in the outskirts of the city and cleared the roads from children seeking alms from the passersby. Reports said that Child Line Srinagar team visited several parts of Srinagar city including Hyderpora […]

Protest against drug peddlers in Amda Kadal

SRINAGAR: Scores of people Monday staged a protest against drug peddlers in the city and alleged that police inaction has encouraged the drunkards, drug addicts and drug mafia to the extent that they stabbed a 7th class student when he was buying milk from a shop. Protestors displaying the injuries suffered by the13 year old […]

ICORDADA-13 Begins at KU

Speakers stress on better data analysis, decision-making SRINAGAR: A 3-day International Conference on “Operations Research for Data Analytics and Decision Analysis” in conjunction with 46th annual convention of Operational Research Society of India (ORSI) started here at University of Kashmir on Monday. The Conference has been organized by Department of Statistics University of Kashmir in […]

JKLF to hold zonal elections

SRINAGAR: Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) today announced that the front is going to conduct its Zonal elections for Jammu and Kashmir on 23rd October 2013. “Before this elections for all districts were held and district presidents and other officials for running the affairs of JKLF in various districts have already been elected. Also […]

Omar Lays foundation Degree College Bagh-i-Dilawar Khan

SRINAGAR: Chief Minister, Omar Abdullah  Monday reaffirmed his endeavour to strive for healthy and educated Jammu and Kashmir underlining these sectors as imperative for the holistic development of any State or the Country. “Unless the citizens of a State are healthy and educated, the development will be of no use”, he said and added that […]