Yogi Adityanath takes oath as 21st CM of UP

Lucknow: Firebrand Hindutva leader Yogi Adityanath was sworn in on Sunday as the Chief Minister of a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government in Uttar Pradesh. Cheered by tens of thousands of supporters, the 21st Chief Minister of the country’s most populous state was administered the oath of office and secrecy by Governor Ram Naik. Dressed in […]

Half-baked traffic plans responsible for chaos on Srinagar roads: KTMF

Srinagar: Alleging that implementation of ‘half-baked and politically-motivated’ traffic plans are responsible for the chaos on the roads in Srinagar city, Kashmir Traders & Manufacturers Federation urged Chief Minister Mehbooab Mufti today intervene and sought this issue before its too late.   “The Traffic department has taken entire Srinagar for a ride through the insane […]

Market checking in Srinagar city

  SRINAGAR: A team of Legal Metrology Department today conducted market checking in Srinagar.   The team inspected various markets including Batamalloo, Khonmoh ,Bemina  and booked 11 erring traders for violating various provisions of Legal Metrology Act and realized Rs 18,800 as fine from the defualters.   In response to the complaints received on official […]

YNC decries discrimination with Srinagar 

  Srinagar: The Youth National Conference (YNC) on Saturday flayed government over violating model code of conduct, stating that discrimination with the summer capital Srinagar is touching new heights during the incumbent regime of PDP-BJP. The senior vice president of YNC Younis Mubarak Gul in a statement to KNS, has said that several areas of […]

Seminar on Disaster Mitigation concludes at KU

Srinagar: Vice-Chancellor of University of Kashmir Prof Khurshid Iqbal Andrabi on Saturday underscored the importance of disaster mitigation strategies and training people at grassroots for minimizing human and material losses during disasters.   Speaking at valedictory session of week-long Seminar-cum-Workshop “Disaster Mitigation: Approaches and Strategies”, organized by Department of Geography and Regional Development, Prof Andrabi said: “Though we […]