Mehbooba announces Rs. 50 lakh for cleaning flood channels

 Baramulla—Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti, who was here on her public outreach programme, today announced release of Rs. 20 lakh for installing high mast lights and better illumination in the streets of the town. Mehbooba Mufti also announced release of Rs. 20 lakh for construction of a drain from Boys Degree College to Kralhar and Rs. […]

Naeem Akhtar reviews winter arrangements

Srinagar—Minister for Public Works, Naeem Akhtar today chaired a high level meeting to review the arrangements made for winter season in Kashmir Division. The meeting was also attended by Minster for Education, Syed Altaf Bukhari. Akhtar took strong notice of complaints regarding traffic scenario and unscheduled power cuts. He directed the officials to take immediate […]

Release salary or we will close down all water supply schemes: PHE  employees

  Srinagar—From past two months, the PHE employees at Mechanical Division South Awantipora have not received their earned salaries-courtesy, the tussle between a contractor and the department. These workers who had arrived here in Press Enclave Srinagar under the banner of J&K PHE Employees and Workers Association led by Mir Tariq Pampori said that on some payment issue, a tussle between […]

Monga Likely To Be Congress President

Srinagar—Congress party in Jammu and Kashmir will soon get a new president. The decision in this regard will be taken by Party top face Rahul Gandhi.  “Majority of the Congress workers have written to Rahul Gandhi that they will accept his decision wholeheartedly. As soon Rahul Gandhi will assume the charge of party president at […]

Mutton dealers protest against extraction of illegal tax in Punjab

Srinagar:- Kashmiri mutton dealers Monday staged a protest alleging that goons in Madhavpur Punjabe have been demanding heft amount from Kashmiri turkers as ‘illegal tax’. The mutton dealers under the banner of Chinar Sheep and Goat Welfare Association, All Jammu and Kashmir Mutton Dealers Association and All Jammu and Kashmir Butchers Association assembled here in […]

Quarry holders meet Divisional Commissioner: ‘Will resolve the issue soon’

Srinagar—Divisional Commissioner Kashmir on Monday assured quarry holders of resolving their core issue without any delay. Quarry holders have been accusing the government of adopting callous attitude towards them. They have been demanding that they should be allowed to operate from suitable quarries either at Athwajan, Alfathe or Pantachowk. These quarry holders who have been […]

KU students’ stages protest to observe ‘black Day’

Srinagar—The students of University of Kashmir on Monday held a massive protest demonstration in the varsity campus to observe “October 27 black day” today.   Pertinently, the University had shut on Oct 27 since the resistance leaders had called for a shutdown to observe “black day” against the landing of Indian forces in Kashmir on […]

CUK holds Environment field trip for students

Srinagar—The Department of Teacher Education, Central University of Kashmir (CUK) organized a one-day environmental field visit for the students to Dachigam National Park and Nehru Memorial Botanical Garden. Around 95 students participated in the event and were guided by Dr. Abdul Qayoom Shah, Dr. Gawhar Ahmad Bhat, Mr. Reyaz Ahmad Wani and Mr. Abdul Mohsin […]

Focus on composite culture of Srinagar to boost tourism: Priya Sethi  

Srinagar—Minister of State for Tourism, Education, Technical Education, Culture, Horticulture, Floriculture and Parks, Priya Sethi met a deputation of Travel Agents Society of Kashmir (TASK), who called on her here on Monday.   The Minister, while interacting with the delegation, said that tourism-related infrastructure is being upgraded and new locations are being added to the […]

Five-star Real Kashmir thump Food & Supplies 

Srinagar—State Football League witnessed four matches being played-two each in Super Division and Premier Division- with  J&K Bank Academy, Lone Star Blue, Real Kashmir Football winning their respective fixtures, a statement from Jammu and Kashmir Football Association said on Monday.  In the first Super Division match played at Synthetic Turf TRC Ground, J&K Bank Academy defeated […]