Indian Civil Society to Launch Anti-AFSPA Campaign: Swami

Swami Agnivesh called on JKLF Chairman Yasin Malik at his Maisuma Residence on Monday Srinagar: Indian Civil Society will launch an anti-AFSPA campaign from September 21 next month. Hindu scholar and renowned civil society member Swami Agnivesh told CNS that the campaign will be kicked off from Jantar Mantar in New Delhi and through India, […]

G’bal residents decry misuse of agricultural land

GANDERBAL: Locals in the district Ganderbal are anguished over the apathetic attitude of the government over the unabated illegal constructions on agricultural land and encroachment on government land as some top officials in the local administration are allegedly hand-in-glove with the land mafia. The most affected areas where constructions of all manner including shopping complexes […]

3 Day Saarc Conference Concludes in Sonamarg

Srinagar: The delegates of South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) countries who participated in a three days conference at tourist resort Sonamarag unanimously impressed upon India and Pakistan to expand LoC trade and communication in the interest of the people residing in both parts of Kashmir. The three day conference, “South Asia Friendship Conference […]

Darul Aloom Gousia holds Milad celebration

GANDERBAL: Thousands of people participated in the “11th Annual Eid-i-Milad-un-Nabi and 6th Jashn-e-Dastar Hifz Quran” conducted by Darul Aloom Gousia, Ganderbal at Sherpathri Kachchan ground. Besides Quran, the students are taught other subjects at the Darul Aloom. Renowned Islamic scholars from different Islamic organizations of the State including  Moulana Mufti Manzoor Raza Qadri, Moulana Qazi […]

Mehjoor Nagar road in shambles

Srinagar: With authorities failing to undertake macadamization of Mehjoor Nagar road, the area shopkeepers have been mulling to pool money to set the 2 kilometer busy motarable raod right. Miffed at the alleged government apathy, scores of shopkeepers in Mehjoor Nagar called a meeting and decided to pool money for the repair of the road […]

Cloud burst washed away WAPCOS office in Leh

Leh: Cloud burst struck once again in Leh Division of Jammu and Kashmir sparking flash floods that resulted in washing away of residential houses, government and private offices. The flash floods completely damaged the office-cum residential quarter of Government of India’s Consultancy organization ‘Water and Power Consultancy Service’ (WAPCOS). Official sources told CNS that from […]

Cables cut: BSNL blames R&B for mess

Srinagar: Government of India owned Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) has suffered heavy losses from the fibre cuts in Civil Lines area of Srinagar city. The Nigam has held Roads and Building Department responsible for the losses and has alleged that during road construction process the R&B workers have acted in a careless way and […]

DLRC meeting held at Ganderbal

GANDERBAL: The District Level Review Committee (DLRC) meeting of Ganderbal district was held today at mini-secretariat Ganderbal under the chairmanship of District Development Commissioner, Ganderbal, Showkat Aijaz Bhat. The Lead District Manager Faizullah Qureshi briefed about the achievements of the banks operating in the district under District Credit Plan 2015-16. The banks have disbursed a […]

Ansari opens Rs 67 lakh computer block

BARAMULLA: – Terming skill development among youth as foremost priority of the Government, Minister for Technical Education, Information Technology and Youth Services and Sports, Moulvi Imran Raza Ansari has stressed the need for upgradation and modernization of Industrial Training Institutes (ITI) in the State. The Minister was addressing a function after inaugurating workshop-cum-computer Lab at […]

Governor releases “In a State of Violent Peace”

SRINAGAR: Governor N.N.Vohra, released Ms. Meera Khanna’s book, “In a State of Violent Peace” in a function organized here at the Sher-i-Kashmir International Conference Centre (SKICC) today. Mrs. Usha Vohra, First Lady, also participated in the event. This book is an attempt to humanize the conflict through “lived experience” of 14 residents of the State, […]

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