Wadoo goes to Mumbai City FC for Rs 43 lakh

Wadoo goes to Mumbai City FC for Rs 43 lakh

SRINAGAR: Renowed Footballer Mehraj-ud-din Wadoo was bagged by Mumbai City FC for Rs 43 lakh at the Indian Super League Draft-2017 on Sunday. Defender Anas Edathodika and midfielder Eugeneson Lyngdoh, emerged as the costliest picks for an identical Rs 1.1 crore. The 4th edition of the ISL is set to commence on November 17 and […]

JK pacer Mehjoor impresses Kings XI batsmen in nets

JK pacer Mehjoor impresses Kings XI batsmen in nets

SRINAGAR: Mehjoor Ali, a young fast bowling prodigy, got a shot in the arm when he bowled for batsmen of king’s XI Punjab during net practice session at Chinnaswamy Stadium Bangalore. Mehjoor was invited to nets by  King’s XI Punjab’s assistant coach Mithun Manhas and provided him a chance to bowl for batsmen of his […]

Kashmiri triathlete has no money to participate in international event

Kashmiri triathlete has no money to participate in international event

SRINAGAR: Kashmiri triathlete Ehtisham Fayaz Khan has been invited to represent Kashmir at an international Triathlon event, Durianman Triathlon, scheduled to be held at Davao City in Philippines on April 23. But he cannot afford the travel. “I need around about Rs 2 lakh. I can’t afford such a big amount,” Khan told Kashmir Reader. […]

Kangan assembly polls highest, Eidgah lowest

Kangan assembly polls highest, Eidgah lowest

SRINAGAR: Around 7.14 percent of voter turnout was recorded in Srinagar Parliamentary constituency. Chief Electoral Officer J&K Shantmanu said out of the total 1261395 voters 90050 votes were polled, including those cast by migrant Pandits at the special polling stations. He said in Srinagar district 24,574 votes were polled in eight assembly segments—Hazratbal (3483), Zadibal […]

Kashmir Super League: From coffee table to cricketing arena

Kashmir Super League: From coffee table to cricketing arena

Srinagar: It was in May, 2015 Inayat Fazili and Zubair Shah – two young Kashmiri IT professionals working in UAE- were discussing cricket over a cup of coffee and their attention was diverted to a group of Pakistani cricketers. Something struck the duo that gave birth to Kashmir’s most popular product in the region. After […]

Bohri Kadal Badshahs: Bringing cricket and Kashmiri culture together in Dubia

Bohri Kadal Badshahs: Bringing cricket and Kashmiri culture together in Dubia

SRINAGAR: Ajaz Bhat- a businessman from Sheri-Khas- left Kashmir to pursue his business dreams a million moons ago. His first station was London before moving to Dubai which has now become his permanent turf. He has had a telling successes in Telecom, Shipping and Media Marketing business. His business engagements haven’t put brakes on his […]

After denial Kashmiri athletes granted US visa

After denial Kashmiri athletes granted US visa

SRINAGAR: Two Kashmiri Snowshoers have been granted visa to the US on Friday after being denied travel permission last month. Tanveer Hussain, a snowshoe athlete, and his manager Abid Khan would represent India in the world snowshoe championship to be held in the US. Khan who was in New Delhi confirmed they were granted visa […]

Horticulture awareness camp organised

Horticulture awareness camp organised

KUPWARA: A day-long awareness camp for fruit growers and orchardists organized by Horticulture, Planning and Marketing Department was held today at Handwara. During the camp participants were acquainted with latest practices and innovative trends to be adopted for boosting horticulture produce in the district. Speaking on the occasion, the District Development Commissioner Kupwara, who was […]