State Football League 2017: IFC Nowgam take Division B title

Srinagar—IFC Nowgam piped Noorbagh Football Club 2-1 in the summit clash to take B-division league title of State Football League-2017 played at Synthetic Turf TRC, a statement from Jammu and Kashmir Football Association. The title decider turned out to be a mouth watering contest with a large number of fans who had turned up to […]

3 killed After Vehicle Falls in Chenab

Srinagar— Three persons were killed and another injured when a vehicle belonging to one of the judges of J&K High Court skidded and rolled down a deep gorge on Srinagar-Jammu Highway in Ramban district of the state on Friday. Official sources said that the Ford Fortuner (JK02BG-6888) with four persons on board, met with the […]

JKLF Chief Arrested Ahead of Ashura

Srinagar—Ahead of 10th Muharram, Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chairman, Muhammad Yasin Malik has been arrested by police and immediately shifted to central jail Srinagar on a judicial remand, a spokesman said on Friday. According to the statement, JKLF spokesman said that police Friday morning raided the office of JKLF at Abi Guzar and […]

Patients feel ‘cheated’ as outside docs mushroom in valley

Srinagar—Kashmir valley seems to have become a money minting machine for the outside doctors. Owing to the lack of proper healthcare policy there is no check about the credentials of the medicos who come to Kashmir from various parts of India and loot poor people on a pretext of “better treatment”. Dozens of doctors especially […]

Search for new KU VC begins

Srinagar—The serving Vice Chancellor of University of Kashmir is unlikely to get a second term even as a three-member search committee has been constituted by the government for finding an eligible person for the coveted job. The term of VC Dr Khurshid Iqbal Andrabi is ending on 17 October this year when his three-year term […]

Corporal punishment: Police register case against Physical Teacher

Pattan—Police have registered a case against a Physical Teacher for assaulting a student who has been going under treatment after suffering from internal head injury. As per the complaint filed by the parents of a Class 10th student Muhammad Asif Dar, resident of Hanjivera Pattan area of North Kashmir’s Baramulla district, the Physical Teacher Sajad […]

Kokernag MLA concludes extensive tour of his constituency

Anantnag—During his three days extensive tour to his constituency MLA Kokernag Abdul Rahim Rather, conducted a series of meetings with the officers of various departments and met with many delegations of people at various places. He conducted two separate meetings with the officers and the officials of the Rural Development Department of block Larnoo and […]

Dr. Farooq, Omar pay tributes to Karbala Martyrs

Srinagar—National Conference President Dr. Farooq Abdullah and Working President Omar Abdullah on Friday paid rich tributes to the Martyrs of and highlighted the firm faith in Almighty, high principles of righteousness, purity of thought and highest degree of selflessness to uphold truth and human dignity that symbolizes Imam Hussain (AS)’s sacrifice. In his message on […]

No info about missing Kupwara youth, family offers cash award  

Srinagar—The family of a 20-year-old mentally unsound youth from north Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Friday announced Rs 5000 reward on information about him.    The family of the youth, Javed Iqbal Kumar son of Abdul Rashid Kumar of Muqam-i-shahwai Tehsil Drugmulla District Kupwara said that he went missing from home on September 14.  “The youth is mentally […]

JK Bank recruits 378  Banking Associates

Srinagar—J&K Bank has offered contractual appointments to 378 remaining leftover shortlisted candidates in the cadre of Banking Associates. This is in continuation to the bank’s commitment of providing employment opportunities to the state youth immediately as and when vacancies are created. The Bank had earlier in the month of March issued its Relationship Executive (RE) […]