Kashmir most beautiful place in the world: Saqib Shaami

Srinagar: Describing Kashmir as the most serene and beautiful place on the planet earth, world famed Islamic religious scholar, Hazrat Alama Peer Muhammad Saqib Bin Iqbal Shaami has saluted to the people of Valley for sacrificing everything for Kashmir Cause. He was addressing a massive gathering at Shah Jeelan Conference at Shadipora Sumbal in North […]

Labour laws across J&K being brazenly flouted, alleges Tarigami

Srinagar: Alleging that labour laws were not in tune with the interests of workers in organized and unorganized sector, Centre of Indian Trade Unions (CITU) State President and lone CPI (M) MLA Mohammad Yousuf Tarigami urged J&K government to come up with a comprehensive employment policy to guarantee employment avenues to youth and harness talented […]

ICSC Inter-Group Volleyball Tournament : ICS Greens pip ICS Oranges to title glory 

SRINAGAR:  ICS Green edged past ICS Oranges in a keenly fought summit clash to lift the Islamia College of Science and Commerce Inter-Group Volleyball Tournament. The final played on Monday was held the college’s playground.  The final proved to be the thriller with both teams going neck to neck for majority of the match before […]

Nothing to do with Futsal tournament: JKFA

SRINAGAR: J&K Football Association- the custodians of the sport in the state- Monday made it clear that it had nothing to do with the Futsal tournament being organised at Rajbagh playfield. According to a statement issued by the association, JKFA has asked players not to take part in the tournament as it wasn’t associated with […]

Poor Services By Amazon Irk Customers

Srinagar: Despite tall claims of efficient customership, the services provided by the online shopping giant Amazon have hit an all time low with many customers claiming the products have not been delivered even after lapse of one month from the date of booking from their official website. “I booked a vertical water heater on March […]

The dialogue that Kashmir needs

Though centre has ruled out political engagement to address the deepening crisis in Kashmir, it will not find the political outreach to Kashmir easy at all. And even if the government chooses to engage separatist groups, it will find them unwilling to respond because of the unproductive nature of such engagements in the past and […]

What’s driving media to blame liberals for everything from Kashmir to Sukma

In a democracy, perhaps the most important function of the press is to hold those in power to account: to apply the greatest possible scrutiny to the actions of the government of the day, and to examine whether these are in accordance with campaign commitments, the letter and spirit of the Constitution, raj dharma, and […]

Healthy living is achievable

  There is good news and bad news about healthy living. The bad news is that diet fads are never going away. By our nature, human beings look for easy solutions. When it comes to dieting, there is a growing industry that exploits these tendencies with lose-weight-quick schemes that seldom deliver on their promises. Not […]

Food business operators fined for selling substandard items in Srinagar

Srinagar: Ten food business operators were fined over Rs two lakhs for safety violation by Adjudicating Officer during a market checking in summer capital today, an official spokesman said. The erring food business operators were charged under Food Safety & Standards Act for manufacturing and selling substandard food items which include one milk processing unit […]

Copper workers demand action against violators

Srinagar: Angry over the intrusion of machine-made copper items, copper workers Monday held a protest demonstration against what they said government’s inaction to act against the violators of the law. Demanding justice, the protesters said the famed copperware industry of Kashmir was on the verge of extinction due to the intrusion of the machines.  Scores of […]