Nearer the chruch, farther from God

Srinagar: They clean half of the city and ensure proper sanitation, but the place where they live is simply a stinking pit as the Srinagar Municipal Corporation (SMC) is yet to appoint sweepers for the area. Pamposh colony, Palpora not more than 10 kilometers from city center Lal Chowk, has population of more than 500 […]

Div Com reviews measures for promotion of Urdu

Srinagar:Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Dr Asgar Hassan Samoon today asked the officials and private organizations to work for the promotion of Urdu language. While chairing a meet to review the progress on the promotion of Urdu language in Kashmir division, Dr Samoon said that Urdu is the single language that connects the diverse population of the […]

Aircel organizes bike rally in Srinagar to promote traffic safety

Srinagar: Aircel, one of India’s leading innovative telecom players today organized a unique bike rally in Srinagarto create awareness on traffic safety by adhering to important traffic rules. The uniqueness of this rally was further emphasized by the fact that Aircel distributors and retailers were the main participants of this event. This not only cements […]

Sheikh Tariq is a national hero: Yasin Malik

Srinagar:JKLF chief Yasin Malik today said that the struggle and sacrifice of shaheed sheikh Tariq will be always remembered. The JKLF said that on his martyrdom day, a condolence meeting was held at his residence Chanapora. JKLF leaders advocate Bashir Ahmad Butt, engineer Ghulam Rasool Dar Eidi, Muhammad Sideeq Shah, Ashraf bin Salam, Gulzar Ahmad […]

Life thrown out of gear as rains lash Valley

Srinagar : Life was thrown out of gear for more than an hour as heavy rain accompanied by hailstorm lashed summer capital, Srinagar, where a number of roads were waterlogged due to faulty drainage system. However, the mercury was near normal in the city, where Meteorological department has predicted light rain and thundershowers during the […]

CNB, CB organises training programme

SRINAGAR: Central Bureau of Narcotics (CBN), in collaboration with Jammu and Kashmir Crime Branch, organized a day long training programme at Sher-i-Kashmir International Convention Centre (SKICC) today, on the use of satellite imagery in identification of land and fields used for the cultivation of Narcotics. The training programme was attended by officers from Crime Branch […]

Sports activities will get momentum in coming days:Imran Ansari

JAMMU: Minister for Information Technology, Technical Education and Youth Services & Sports Moulvi Imran Raza Ansari has said that strenuous efforts would be made  to give fillip to sports activities and development of Sports Infrastructure across the state. He hoped that sports activities will get accelerated in days to come. The Minister said this after […]

Govt contemplates setting up Eco-Tourism Board: Lal Singh

JAMMU: With an aim to give fillip to  eco-tourism activities  in the state the Government is contemplating setting up of a Eco-Tourism Board ,this was informed by the Minister for Forests, Ecology and Environment Choudhary Lal Singh after inspecting the  deer park at Manda, here today. MLA Romesh Arora, Principal Chief Conservator of Forests A […]

HDFC Bank customers can avail loan in 10 seconds

Srinagar:  India’s second-largest private sector lender, HDFC Bank has launched a 10-second paperless instant loan plan for its existing customers. “Very few people in Jammu and Kashmir know that HDFC Bank has been disbursing personal loans to its customers in just 10 seconds. The whole process of availing the loan is completely paperless, and users […]

Panama Papers: RBI warns against jumping to conclusions

New Delhi: Cautioning against jumping to conclusions with regard to Panama Papers, the Reserve Bank on April 5 said it will have to look into the evidence to find out what is legitimate or not. Panama Papers have disclosed a list of nearly 500 Indians including celebrities and industrialists who have allegedly stashed money in […]

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