Kashmir Triassic Fossil Park coming up at Khanmoh

SRINAGAR: Mr. Nadeem Qadri, Founder of the Nature University, and member of Environmental Policy Group (EPG), during a recent meeting with the Governor N.N. Vohra apprised the latter about the discovery of Triassic Fossils at Khanmoh, which is located about 13 kms away from Srinagar. Mr. Qadri briefed the Governor about his plans topromote an […]

Sixth Death Anniversary of Tufail Matoo observed

Srinagar: The sixth death anniversary of teenage student, Tufail Mattoo was observed here on Saturday with his family members, relatives and separatist leaders paying rich tributes to the slain youth. Separatist leaders affiliated with various organizations including Islamic Political Party chairman Muhammad Yousuf Naqash, Young Man’s League Chairman Imtiyaz Reshi, Tehreek-e-Mazhamat General Secretary Muhammad Saleem […]

Naat competition held at Eidgah Mars, Renzushah presides

Srinagar: In one of the biggest ‘Naatya’ function held at Auditorium of Mars at Eidgah, the chairman of Kashmir Society, Khwaja Farooq Renzushah advised youth parents and students of prestigious Mars school, to play their key role in banning wine culture in J&K state or otherwise like “Udta Punjab” which portrays Punjab as city of […]

Dara is being developed as adventure tourism site

SRINAGAR: In order to tap adventure tourism potential in Srinagar, the department of tourism is promoting paragliding at Dara which is very close to Srinagar City. Tourists have started taking flights from start point at Astan Marg in Dara which flies for about 10 to 15 minutes and lands at Harwan giving a breathtakingly adventurous […]

Mehbooba addresses series of roadside election rallies in Anantnag

Anantnag: Chief Minister, Ms Mehbooba Mufti today reiterated her resolve to carry forward the mission and vision of Mufti Mohammad Sayeed for ushering Jammu and Kashmir into an era of peace, stability and prosperity. “PDP has established clear political priorities and we would continue our struggle to seek resolution of the multiple problems faced by […]

Don’t create sensational issues: Er Rashid to New Delhi

Srinagar: AIP Supremo and MLA Langate Er Rasheed has asked New Delhi not to play with the fire by creating sensational issues. While participating in the debate on grants for revenue, relief and rehabilitation, Er Rasheed said if about 50 Lac Afghan refugees could be send back to their native place by Pakistan, after remaining […]

Panchayat elections this year: Abdul Haq

Srinagar: Minister for Rural Development, Panchayati Raj and Law & Justice, Abdu Haq today informed the House that Government is contemplating to conduct Panchayati elections this year. Responding to the supplementaries by some legislators, the Minister said that Government is making a comprehensive policy to reach out to the left out areas of the state […]

Kashmiri students trained under Udaan Scheme face harassment: Omar

Srinagar: Former Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Saturday said that Kashmir students who are being trained by MBD group under Udaan Scheme outside J&K are being harassed and demanded the state government must ensure their safety. Omar said that the police of the state concerned is not taking any action for safety of the students. As […]

‘ISIS Wants Kashmir Under Its Caliphate’

New Delhi: The Islamic State terror group wants to establish its caliphate in Kashmir and Pakistan, a media report said on Saturday.This was revealed after extensive monitoring of web chats of IS members from different countries, including India, by India’s National Investigation Agency (NIA).The Times of India reported that the web chats are part of […]

Indian officials during 26/11 were ‘holidaying’ in Pakistan: Report

NEW DELHI: In a shocking expose, it has been revealed that the Indian Ministry of Home Affairs officials, who were in Pakistan for the talks on November 25, 2008, were made to extend their trip.Though it’s well-known that the 26/11 attack was launched just as India-Pakistan home-secretary level talks ended in Islamabad on November 26, […]