3-year-old drowns in Gbl

Ganderbal: A three-year-old boy, on Saturday, died after he was drowned in stream at Gadoora area of central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district, Police said. “Liyaqat Ahmad Shah died, after slipping into a stream while playing near his house,” a senior police official said. “Police with the help of locals rescued Shah from the stream but succumbed […]

Army JCO killed after his rifle goes off accidentally

Srinagar: A Junior Commissioned Officer (JCO) of the army was on Saturday killed when his service rifle went off accidentally inside a camp in Kupwara district of north Kashmir, officials said. JCO Jai Prakash Singh, posted with 30 Rashtriya Rifles, was on duty inside the camp at Langate area of Handwara, 80 kms from here, […]

Police removes tobacco advertisements in Budgam

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Police personnel on Saturday removed number of tobacco advertisements promoting cigarette and other tobacco products put at display at the point of sale (PoS) in district Budgam. A police team removed the advertisements at Sheikhpora, Humhama, Airport, Budgam town and other places in the district. “The advertisements were removed by the […]

Agencies hell bent to sabotage freedom movement: Deeni Mahaz

Srinagar: Muslim Deeni Mahaz has expressed serious concern over what it termed detrimental role of agencies to sabotage the freedom struggle in Kashmir. General Secretary of Deeni Mahaz, Mohd Maqbool in a statement impressed upon people of the state and pro-freedom groups to pay immediate attention towards the sinister designs of state forces and their […]

KC Hyundai Srinagar wins skill contest

KC Hyundai Srinagar wins skill contest

Chandigarh: KC Hyundai Srinagar team has won the Regional Round of National Sales Skill Contest while competing with the top sales teams across North India. While presenting awards to the team for their outstanding performance at Punchkula, the trainers and judges all appreciated the team members viz Aijaz Ashraf Mattoo, Zahid Ahmad Mir and Rouf […]

TATA unveils Taigo in valley

TATA unveils Taigo in valley

SRINAGAR: Tata Motors on Saturday launched its new hatchback, Tata Taigo through its dealership  Fairdeal Motors at City Office Lal Chowk Exchange Road Srinagar. In his address on the launch of General Manager, Ayaz Buch said, these types of cars displays our passion towards given consumers the technologies driving cars. “The car reflects our passions […]

JKEDI approves Rs 66.26 Cr for 2,178 unemployed youth

SRINAGAR: The Jammu and Kashmir Entrepreneurship Development Institute (JKEDI) has disbursed more than Rs 66 crore to 2178 youth for establishment of micro enterprises in the state. The money has been disbursed under Term Loan Scheme of National Minorities Development and Finance Corporation (NMDFC) being implemented by JKEDI since 2011. The youth trained by JKEDI […]

Min inaugurates 3-week EDP

Jammu: Minister for Industries and Commerce, Chander Prakash Ganga inaugurated a three week Entrepreneurship development program under Seed Capital Fund Scheme (SCFS)/Youth Startup Loan Scheme by Jammu Kashmir Entrepreneurship Development Institute (JKEDI) at Jammu. Around 67 candidates were selected through an interview process for the said program. The Minister interacted with the prospective entrepreneurs and […]

200 hearing aids distributed at SBI funded programme by VMS

Ganderbal:-Voluntary Medicare Society (VMS) on Saturday organized the  State Bank of India (SBI) aided  Community Based Rehabilitation (CBR) for speech and hearing impaired persons at Degree College Ganderbal . A spokesman of the VMS said  large number of people participated in the function. Experts and subject matter specialists examined 300 patients subjecting them to various […]