Cong to gherao Parliament on May 6

NEW DELHI: Party chief Sonia Gandhi, Vice President Rahul Gandhi and a host of other leaders and party workers would march from Jantar Mantar early morning on next Friday to gherao Par¬liament. Amid escalating confrontation with the government, Congress today an¬nounced a gherao of Parliament on May 6 to highlight issues like Uttarakhand, drought and […]

Ganga ‘drying up’ as summer intensifies across India

ALLAHABAD: The River Ganga is drying up as temperatures continue to rise across the coun­try. Locals in Allahabad, where Yamuna and the mythical river Saraswati meets Ganga at Prayag, expressed their concern over the falling water-level of the Ganga amid worsening heat wave condi­tions. “Today, the condition is such that there is no water in […]

‘ISIS executed over 4,000 in Syria in last 2 yrs’

‘ISIS executed over 4,000 in Syria in last 2 yrs’

LONDON: The Islamic State militant group has executed over 4,000 people within two years, a UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) said, calling on the UN to stop the crimes and violations committed against the Syrian people by the outfit. Monitors compiled the list dating back to the declaration of ISIS in June 2014, […]

Waghama Sports and FCC Ganderbal emerge victorious

Waghama Sports and FCC Ganderbal emerge victorious

Late GM Memorial Cricket Tournament Srinagar: Waghama Sports and FCC Ganderbal won their matches  in the ongoing Late GM Memorial T-20 Cricket Tournament played at Government Higher Secondary School, Bijbehara on Saturday The first match of the day was played between Waghama Sports and Star Sports Marhama and in a nail biting finish Waghama beat […]

DIG CKR flags off cross country run

DIG CKR flags off cross country run

Srinagar: Deputy Inspector General of Police, Central Kashmir Range,  Ghulam Hassan Bhat flagged off a cross country run organized by Police Public school Bemina for its students and teachers at Nehru Park here on Saturday. Around 580 students and teachers of the school participated in the run which started from Nehru Park and culminated at […]

Samiullah wins Islamia College cycle race

Samiullah wins Islamia College cycle race

Srinagar: Samiullah, B.Com second semester student defended his title by winning the Annua cycle race of Islamia College of Science and Commerce held on Saturday. Samiul-lah took 20 min and 18 sec to cover the 13. 7 kilometer distance while Danish Ali B.Com Ist Semester student bagged second position followed by Suhail Nissar. The race […]

Five-day winter games event begins

SRINAGAR: A five-day winter games event, part of a preparatory camp for world winter games to be held in Austria next year, commenced at the famous ski resort of Gulmarg in Baramulla district here on Saturday. Participants from within the state and neighbouring Himachal Pradesh are taking part in the games which will last till […]

Gulistan FC downs Kachan FC in summit clash

SRINAGAR: Gulistan Football Club (Ganderbal) pull off a sensational 2-1 victory over Kachan Football Club in the summit clash of Annual Football League tournament played at the Sher Pather Football Stadium, Ganderbal on Friday. After a listless first half devoid of any thrill, Gulistan FC got the better of Kachan FC in the 64th  minute […]

Football tourney to begin today

SRINAGAR: Wahab Sports Hajin in association with District Football Association Bandipora is organizing   a football tournament starting from Sunday. The inaugural mach would be played between Sumbal FC vs Banyari FC on Sunday at sports ground Bandipora. The tournament will be played on knock out basis.