Will Kashmir Forget Oct 27th?

Kashmir the place of beauty is no doubt an attraction for millions of tourists across the globe but at the same time is a place which has a severe thirst for the peace and amity. It was a princely state prior to 1947 with an identity separate from India. But unfortunately it came under the […]

3-day Saffron Festival modalities finalized

Film show, plucking saffron flowers among main attractions SRINAGAR:  The modalities for 3- day Saffron Festival, commencing from October 29 at Dusoo in Pulwama district, were finalized at an officers meeting held under the chairmanship of Director Tourism, Kashmir Talat Parvez  here today. Officers of SKUAST(K), Agro Industries Development Corporation, besides representatives of Tour Operators […]

Hotels with STPs Can Operate for Month: HC

SRINAGAR: The High Court today allowed hotels in Gulmarag and Pahalgam that have installed Sewerage Treatment Pants (STPs) to operate for a period of one month.  The Court said that the hotels that have installed STPs in compliance to its directions shall operate from October 28. Earlier the Pollution Control Board (PCB) in its report […]

J&K Bank holds Platinum Jubilee meet in Kargil

SRINAGAR: As part of its platinum jubilee engagements, J&K Bank organized a celebratory meeting with well-known personalities, senior citizens, representatives of trade bodies, local businessmen and valued customers at Tourist Reception Centre Kargil in Ladakh.   The prominent people from the area included Executive Councillors, Ladakh Autonomous Hill Development Council (LAHDC) Sheikh Hussain Rayeesi, Haji […]

JKLF Holds Zonal Elections

SRINAGAR: Zonal elections of Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front were today held at the open grounds of Jenab Sahib Soura Srinagar. Chairman JKLF Mohammad Yasin Malik was the chief guest on the occasion and the function was presided over by chief election commissioner Abdul Majid Wani (father of late Ashfaq Majeed Wani). In total 12 officials […]

SMC Seals fast food joint in Nigeen

SRINAGAR: A team of Revenue Deptt officials sealed a prominent fast food outlet “Grills” at Nigeen. According to SMC statement, the outlet was operating illegally without the registration of trade and food license. The sealing took place while removing encroachments by shopkeepers and footpath vendors from Nigeen Road to Dargah Hazratbal, reads the SMC statement.

Bar supports Oct 27 shutdown call

Srinagar: The High Court Bar Association (HCBA) has extended full support to the shutdown call of October 27. According to a statement, Mohammad Ashraf Bhat, general secretary of the HCA has said: “The Bar firmly believes that it was on this day (October 27) of 1947, that Indian Occupational Troops entered Kashmir forcibly and since […]

Sajad ridicules Omar’s statement on Pakistan

Srinagar:  People’s Conference (JKPC) Chairman, Sajad Lone  has expressed  serious concern at the recent statement of Chief Minister Omar Abdullah advising Government of India to explore “other options” while dealing with Pakistan. According to a statement, Lone while terming it a brazen ‘absurdity’ has stated that “not only did it reflect  political puerility on the […]

SKUAST-Kashmir to hold national symposium

SRINAGAR: Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology (SKUAST), Kashmir is holding national symposium on ‘’Changing Disease Scenario and Management Approaches for sustainability in Agriculture’’ from October 26 and 27, 2013 at main Campus Shalimar. The symposium organized under the aegis of Indian Society of Plant Pathologists (INSOPP) will show participation by more than 150 […]

Hajin Goodwill School reopens after 3 months

SRINAGAR: After a gap of three months Army Goodwill School of Hajin, Bandipora was reopened amid rousing welcome from the local populace.  Few classrooms of the school had suffered damage after some elements set school on fire on July 1 this year following the protests against killing of two locals on June 30. Brigadier 3 […]

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