CM’s commitments reviewed at Anantnag

ANANTNAG: District Development Commissioner, Anantnag, Bashir Ahmad Khan today chaired a meeting of the concerned officers to review the action taken on the commitments made by Chief Minister, Mufti Mohammad Sayeed during his visit to the district on 9th May, earlier this year. Superintending Engineers of PDD, R&B, PHE, Addi-tional Deputy Commissioner, General Manger, District […]

Children’s Hockey championship-2015 from Aug 03

SRINAGAR, AUGUST 01: The President of the J&K National Sports Club Srinagar today informed that First of its kind Children’s Hockey Championship-2015 under the auspices of Hockey J&K and Hockey India is going to be organized from August 03 to 05, at Gov-ernment Degree College, Anantnag and at Amar Singh College, Srinagar. The opening ceremony […]

Prof Nusrat Andrabi madeHry Secretary RRCC

SRINAGAR: Governor N. N. Vohra, President, Indian Red Cross Society (IRCS) J&K, has appointed, Prof (Dr.) Nusrat Andrabi, a senior and respected member of the State Managing Committee of the Indian Red Cross Society J&K for the past over 6 years as Honorary Secretary, Regional Red Cross Committee . Prof. Andrabi, a Professor of Urdu […]

Guv reviews implementation of Shrine Board Projects

SRINAGAR, AUGUST 1: Mr. Ajeet Kumar Sahu, Chief Executive Officer of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board (SMVDSB), called on Governor N.N. Vohra, who is also the Chairman of the SMVDSB, at the Raj Bhavan here today. He briefed the Governor about the to-date status of all the Shrine Board’s major projects. The Governor particularly […]

Bhatinda-Jammu – Srinagar Gas Pipeline

Ground survey started in Udhampur UDHAMPUR, AUGUST 01- State Government and Gujarat State Petronet Ltd have initiated the ground survey in Udhampur district for laying the Bhatinda-Jammu – Srinagar Gas Pipeline. The District administration has started the interdepartmental joint inspection to ascertain the feasibility of the two routes proposed for laying the pipeline. The survey […]

Div Com reviews functioning of JKPCC Ltd

Urges early completion of all major projects SRINAGAR, AUGUST 01: Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Dr. Asgar Hassan Samoon reviewed the works under execution by the JKPCC Ltd.  Managing Director JKPCC Mr. P.L. Bushan and General Manager JKPCC Mr. Vakar Shontu attended the meeting. During the review, Managing Director JKPCC stated that there are 267 projects under […]

ATOAK hails government’s initiative to promote adventure tourism

SRINAGAR: Adventure Tour Operators Association of Kashmir (ATOAK) has lauded the efforts of department of tourism for taking the adventure and recreational tourism seriously as this segment of tourism has a vast and tremendous potential in Kashmir valley and other parts of J&K state.   In a press statement President ATOAK Rauf Tramboo said after […]

JK Tourism organizes Road Show in Kolkata

KOLKATA: JK Tourism organised a Road show at Kolkata on the sidelines of the Tourism Travel Fair held here.  The Road show was attended by JK travel fraternity who were ably supported by KCCI. The show attracted a large gathering including the West Bengal tour operators, their organizations and media.  Tourism players of JK spoke […]

Yakub Memon’s last call was to his daughter

MUMBAI: As the Supreme Court convened in New Delhi at 3am on Wednesday to hear 1993 Mumbai blasts convict Yakub Memon’s last minute plea for mercy before rejecting it, authorities at Nagpur Central Jail, where he was hanged at 7am, allowed him his last wish — a phone call to his 21-year-old daughter, Zubeida. The […]

Pak police declares Altaf Hussain absconder

KARACHI: An anti-terrorism court (ATC) on Saturday accepted the charge sheet submitted by Sindh Police against Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) chief Altaf Hussain. In the charge sheet submitted today, Altaf has been declared an absconder in a case pertaining to using threatening language against Pakistan Rangers Sindh. The latest development comes after the court concluded […]