SMC to start house numbering for easy identification

SMC to start house numbering for easy identification

Srinagar: The Srinagar Municipal Corporation (SMC) is going to issue proper house numbers in Srinagar city to ensure identification and location of residential houses in various localities under the National Family Welfare Programme, a spokesman of the Corporation said. Initially, a survey and the installation of number plates will begin in Ward No. 1 of […]

Hurriyat delegations visit family of Sikh girl

Hurriyat delegations visit family of Sikh girl

SRINAGAR: Chairman Hurriyat Conference (G) Syed Ali Geelani has expressed shock and grief over the death of young Sikh girl in a fire incident in Mehjoor Nagar here. As per a statement issued here, a high-level party delegation led by Tehreek-e-Hurriyat leaders Raja Mehraj-ud-din and Altaf Ahmad Shah visited the bereaved family and expressed sympathy […]

JKLF remembers Farooq Ashai

JKLF remembers Farooq Ashai

SRINAGAR: Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chairman Muhammad Yasin Malik on Saturday paid homage to Dr Farooq Ahmad Ashai describing him as “one of the great sons of soil who sacrificed his life for the just cause of freedom and became an immortal page of our history”. As per a statement issued here, Malik was […]

Armed rebellion in Muslim countries ‘haram’, says Dr Qasim

Armed rebellion in Muslim countries ‘haram’, says Dr Qasim

SRINAGAR: The so-called jihadist organisations working at the international level that destroyed Afghanistan, Iraq, and Syria will target and ruin the Turkey, Saudi Arabia and Pakistan in the next 15 years, said the incarcerated chief of Muslim Deeni Mahaz (MDM) Dr Muhammad Qasim on Saturday. In a statement issued here, Qasim said path will be […]

Top scientist Dr Sivaji delivers lecture at KU

Top scientist Dr Sivaji delivers lecture at KU

SRINAGAR: Renowned scientist Dr Chandaram Sivaji on Saturday delivered a lecture at the University of Kashmir. He spoke on “Opportunities for international research collaborations and fellowships.” Dr Sivaji, Scientist-F, is presently Director, International Cooperation (Bilateral) at the Department of Science and Technology that works under the aegis of Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of […]

Now doctor’s permission must for admission at SKIMS emergency

Now doctor’s permission must for admission at SKIMS emergency

SRINAGAR: The Sher-e-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences Soura has come with a new order on Friday wherein patients visiting emergency ward have to seek permission from doctor on duty first whether they are eligible for admission into the emergency wards. On day first of its implementation, many patients who visited emergency ward told Kashmir Reader […]

Official investigations are eyewash, lack people’s confidence, says Mirwaiz

Official investigations are eyewash, lack people’s confidence, says Mirwaiz

Srinagar: Hurriyat Conference (M) chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on Friday said the people of Kashmir have no faith in the “investigations” conducted by the government into countless massacres and brutal killings by the forces against unarmed mourners and protesters. In the backdrop of news reports regarding Hawal massacre, Mirwaiz said the investigations have been mere […]

‘Mehbooba pursues Omar’s policy to detain Geelani’

‘Mehbooba pursues Omar’s policy to detain Geelani’

SRINAGAR: Hurriyat Conference (G) chairman Syed Ali Geelani was not allowed to offer Friday prayers due to continued house-detention. Condemning the “autocratic and egoistic behavior” of rulers and its authorities, a spokesman of the Huriyat said Geelani is not being allowed to offer Friday prayers for the last several years. “It was in Omar Abdullah’s […]

Green panel seeks report on Achan ground water, Anchar Lake from PCB

Green panel seeks report on Achan ground water, Anchar Lake from PCB

Srinagar: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has directed state’s Pollution Control Board (PCB) to place before it the analysis reports for the “last one year or even more” of the water samples collected from Anchar lake and groundwater samples from Achan dumping site and areas surrounding it. A bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice Swatanter […]