Maulana Mustafa Ansari – A Scholar Of Reason

Maulana Mustafa Ansari – A Scholar Of Reason

An erudite scholar, Maulana Mustafa Hussain Ansari would always stress the importance of rational thought in removing cobwebs of ignorance and modernising Muslim society.

Social Reformer Sri M’s pan-India march for harmony concludes in Srinagar

SRINAGAR: A padayatra led by social reformer Sri M to promote inter-faith harmony reached the Jammu and Kashmir capital amid a renewed call for peaceful coexistence, concluding a 7,500-km journey by foot the veteran spiritual guide undertook with his pain-India team from Kanyakumari almost 16 months ago.The 474-day ‘Walk of Hope’, which covered 11 states […]

Dukan Sangeen, Bohri Kadal inhabitants protest against ration scarcity

SRINAGAR: The residents of Dukan Sangeen and Bohri Kadal here staged protests against the Consumer Affairs and Public Distribution (CA&PD) Department for allegedly failing to make ration available in their respective ration depot.The residents of the area assembled and the main road and blocked the road for the vehicular movement in the area. The protesting […]

World Veterinary Day:VC-SKUAST urges veterinary scientists to work for upgradation of livestock-sector

SRINAGAR: The Sher-i—Kashmir University of Agriculture Science and Technology, Kashmir, Saturday commemorated the World Veterinary Day at Faculty of Veterinary Science, Shuhama. Speaking on the occasion, the Vice-chancellor, SKUAST-Kashmir, Prof Nazeer Ahmed urged the veterinary scientists to work for upgrading the livestock sector along modern lines and disseminate information of new technology in livestock industry […]

JKLF holds condolence meet for Amanullah Khan

SRINAGAR: Jammu and Kashmir Liberation front (JKLF) Saturday held a condolence meeting in memory of its founder member, Amanullah Khan who passed away on Tuesday in Rawalpindi. The meeting was held at JKLF office Abi Guzar today and leaders and activists of various pro-freedom parties, social leaders, intellectuals, human rights activists, students and people from […]

CM lays foundation of multi-level car parking at Super Bazaar

JAMMU: Seeking support from people of Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh in making J&K an abode of peace, Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti, today described the state as a show-window of plurality and inclusiveness in the country.She said state’s strength lies in mutual coexistence for which the people will have to overcome cultural, religious and regional barriers […]

‘Bandipora ignored by successive regimes’

BANDIPORA: People here in north Kashmir’s Bandipora district are all up in arms over dilapidated roads, erratic power supply and lack of basic amenities. A delegation belonging to different areas of Bandipora district alleged that the district has been ignored by successive government as a result people have been facing immense hardships. “The district is […]

DC Anantnag reviews Shri-Amarnathji Yatra 2016 Arrangements

ANANTNAG: For the smooth conduct of Shri AmarnathJi Yatra-2016, District Development Commissioner Anantnag, Dr. Syed Abid Rasheed today reviewed the preparations and the action taken on the High Level Meeting decisions for the Shri Amarnathji Yatra, 2016. The meeting was attended by ADDC Anantnag, ASP Anantnag, SDM Pahalgam and Dooru, CMO Anantnag, Conservator Forests, SE […]

Challan produced against the then Range Clerk Forest Department, Budgam

SRINAGAR: Challan of Case FIR number: 04/2015 Police Station Vigilance Organization Kashmir, against accused public servant Nazir Ahmad Dar S/o Abdul Rehman Dar R/o Chewa Wadwan, Budgam the then Range Clerk Forest Department Budgam was produced before  Hon’ble Court of Special Anti-corruption Judge Srinagar presided by Shri Yashpal Bourney. The instant case was registered in […]

DG Information, Zaffar Ahmad retires

SRINAGAR: The Director General, Information & Public Relations, Zaffar Ahmad Bhat Saturday retired from government service after putting in 32 years of distinguished career.He headed the Information Department four times.Respected for his integrity and dedication, Mr. Zaffar has been a recipient of Chief Minister’s Gold Medal for honesty and integrity. He has served the State […]