CRPF company commander thrashed by subordinates after colleague’s death

Srinagar— A CRPF company commander was  thrashed by his subordinates following death of their colleague due to illness in Anantnag district of Kashmir, a police official said Sunday.  Khupmani Misall of 28 Battalion CRPF, posted at Qaimoh, was taken ill on Saturday night, the official said.  He said Misall was taken to the CRPF Unit hospital […]

J&K Bank Net up 32% at Rs 30cr in Apr-June

Srinagar—Jammu & Kashmir Bank today reported 32 per cent rise in net profit to Rs 30.19 crore for the quarter ended on June 30, 2017.  It bank had reported a net profit of Rs 22.88 crore in April-June 2016.  Total income of the bank rose to Rs 1,790.53 crore in April-June 2017, from Rs 1,789.05 crore in the year ago period, the bank said in […]

Demonetisation,GST to widen tax base,make cash dealing difficult:Jaitley

New Delhi—Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Saturday said demonetisation and GST will make cash transactions a lot more difficult and lead to greater compliance as well as expansion of tax base. Jaitley said the government has come out with laws to contain overseas black money as well as those dealing with domestic black money and cracking down on […]

VC Handicrafts Corp for innovative methods to boost business

Srinagar- Vice Chairman for Handicraft Development Corporation, Nizam-ud-Din Bhat Saturday called for innovative methods to redesign business strategy of the Corporation to boost its business. The VC was speaking in a meeting to review Corporation’s business activities. The meeting discussed avenues for further promotional innovative strategies in detail with senior officers of the Corporation. It […]

SP College Annual Road Race: Ather Bakhshi emerges winner

Srinagar—Ather Bakhshi of BSc 4th semester emerged as the winner of Sri Pratap Annual College Road Race on Saturday. The race, according to the organizers’ statement, began from Nehru Park to Nishat Garden. The run was flagged-off at 6:00 am by the college Principal Professor (Dr)  Parveen Pandit from the Nehru Park along the Boulevard […]

Bemina College Annual Road Race: Moomin Ayoub bags top spot

Srinagar—Moomin Ayoub Sheikh of B.Com 4th Semester Saturday won Annual Road Race held by Abdul Ahad Azad Memorial Degree College Bemina Srinagar. The race, according to the statement issued by the college, saw participation of around 80 students with Moomin steering past his opponents to bag the title. The statement said that  Principal of the […]

Arafat Sports down Islamia College in a friendly fixture

Srinagar—Arafat Sports prevailed over Islamia College of Science and Commerce football team in a friendly fixture played at the college sports ground on Saturday. With teams locked at 1-1 at the end of stipulated 90 minutes, the game had to be decided through penalty shoot-out in which Arafat Sports bettered their opponents by one goal. […]

Malik brought to hospital for medical examinations

Srinagar—Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chairman, Muhammad Yasin Malik was Saturday brought to Modern hospital where senior heart surgeon, Dr Anil Bhan examined him, spokesman said. The spokesman in a statement that appointment with Dr Bhan had been made prior to his arrest and in wake of that police today brought Malik to Modern hospital […]

Saeed Naqvi Releases Book by Justice Imtiyaz

Srinagar—Noted journalist Saeed Naqvi released two volume book, Shi’as of Jammu and Kashmir authored by distinguished jurist Justice (Rtd) Hakeem Imtiyaz Hussain, at an impressive function here on Saturday. Naqvi, who was chief guest on the occasion, emphasised on recording the significant events of past which have shaped our present.  He mesmerised the audience with […]

Lawyers’ body ‘ridicules’ Rahul Gandhi over Kashmir remark

Srinagar—The Kashmir High Court Bar Association on Saturday ‘ridiculed’ statement by Congress Vice president Rahul Gandhi, stating “Kashmir is India and India is Kashmir” and that it was India’s “internal matter”. “The Bar Association wants to remind Mr. Rahul Gandhi that it was as early as on November 4, 1947, when Pandit Jawahar Lal Nehru, […]