DAK seeks free swine flu vaccine for high risk groups

Srinagar—With swine flu scare looming over Kashmir valley after three deaths, Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) on Tuesday has sought free vaccination against swine flu for high risk groups like young children, senior citizens, pregnant women and persons with medical conditions. President DAK and flu expert Dr. Nisar ul Hassan in a communiqué said free vaccination […]

Punjab Govt extort money from Mutton dealers

Srinagar—Kashmir Economic Alliance Monday alleged that some “goons” in Punjab Govt who act as officials extort money from them in the name of special tax. In a statement Kashmir Economic Alliance said that they held a meeting under the presidendship of acting president Farooq Ahmed Dar requests the government to intervene. “A gang of local […]

Adnan helps JK Bank down JKSPDC 2-0

Srinagar—Jammu and Kashmir Bank Football team extended its winning streak, beating J&K State Power Development Corporation (JKSPDC) XI  2-0 in their premier division fixture  of State Football League 2017, a statement from Jammu and Kashmir Football Association said on Tuesday. On Synthetic Turf, TRC Ground both teams-evenly matched- looked up for the game but JK […]

Final to be held on Nov 2: Prez JK Hockey

Srinagar—Sahara Hockey Club defeated Young Anantnag Hockey Club by 3 goals to 2 in the first match of Open State Hockey Championship played at Gundan Stadium Raj Bagh, an official statement said on Tuesday.   In the second match, Kashmir Hockey Academy defeated Shopian Hockey Club by 4:2. The tournament is being organised by Hockey […]

3rd GAIL-Indian Speed Star held

Srinagar—The third season of GAIL-Indian Speed Star was held Tuesday at Srinagar’s Bakhshi Stadium. According to the statement from the organisers, Ashok Koul State General Secretary, JK Bhartiya Janta Party who was the chief guest on the occasion inaugurated the event. The statement quoted Koul as saying that,  “the aim of Prime Minister Narender Modi […]

Kashmir World Film Festival Back In Valley for 2nd edition

Srinagar—The Kashmir World Film Festival (KWWF) is returning to the valley for its second edition, which begins today. The five-day festival is being organised by Actos Creative Theatre (ACT). “The motive of organising the festival is to restore the film culture in the valley,” KWWF director Mushtaaque Ali Ahmad Khan told reporters here. The first […]

Markazi Falahi Itfal Kulgam lacks basic facilities

Kulgam—Autthorities have failed to keep a check on the functioning of the orphanages established by Govt Social Welfare department in South Kashmir. One of the government-run orphanages in Kulgam district of south Kashmir is facing official neglect as the children enrolled in such orphanages face tremendous problems on daily basis. Markazi Falahi Itfal situated in Manzgam […]

Filthy Toilets In Schools Cause Inconvenience To Students

Srinagar—RomanaJaved (name changed) had a childhood dream of studying in Women’s College M.A Road. Whenever she passed by the college or read anything about it in newspapers, she fantasized about her prospective three years in the college and about so many things that the college had to offer in terms of personal and professional development. […]

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