Jammu Kashmir Premier League: Birch Blasters Burzhama, Ali Jana CC emerge victorious

Srinagar: Birch Blasters Burzhama and Ali Jana Cricket Club won their matches of the ongoing Jammu Kashmir Premier League t20 cricket tournament played at Green Valley Educational Institute here on Sunday. The first match of the day was played between Birch Blasters Burzhama and Elegant Strikers. After winning the toss, Birch Blasters Burzhama skipper decided […]

President Kovind to begin 4-day visit to J&K, Ladakh today

President Kovind to begin 4-day visit to J&K, Ladakh today

SRINAGAR: President of India Ram Nath Kovind will visit Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh today. The four-day visit will conclude on July 28, a statement issued by the Rashtrapati Bhavan said on Saturday. On Monday, the President will pay homage to the indomitable courage and sacrifice of the Indian armed forces during the Kargil conflict […]

Strict weekend lockdown in Srinagar

Strict weekend lockdown in Srinagar

SRINAGAR: Government on Saturday announced imposition of weekend lockdown in Srinagar and other districts Kashmir. The government announced weekend lockdown in Srinagar and other districts in order to prevent the virus from spreading. All the markets and shops across Srinagar especially in commercial hub Lal Chowk remained closed throughout the day. District administration Srinagar had […]

Pegasus snooping: Use of spying technology against civil society, regime critics, journalists always concerning:, says US

Pegasus snooping: Use of spying technology against civil society, regime critics, journalists always concerning:, says US

WASHINGTON: The US has said it is against the use of spying technology on civil society, regime critics and journalists through “extrajudicial means”, even as it maintained that it has no particular insight into the Pegasus snooping case in India. The alleged use of the Pegasus software to spy on politicians, journalists, human rights defenders […]

FCS&CA Deptt to rollout Nomination Policy under PDS

FCS&CA Deptt to rollout Nomination Policy under PDS

SRINAGAR: The Administrative Council (AC) which met here today under the chairmanship of the Lieutenant Governor, Manoj Sinha, approved the rollout of Nominee Policy for Aadhar enabled Public Distribution System (AePDS) by Food, Civil Supplies & Consumer Affairs Department. The decision aims to ensure assured regular supply of food grains to all beneficiaries as per […]

Traffic police issues diversion plan on several city routes from today

Traffic police issues diversion plan on several city routes from today

SRINAGAR: The JK Traffic Police has issued an advisory for commuters for different routes asking them to comply with the new Traffic Diversion Plan from today up to Wednesday. According to the new plan the traffic coming from Sonwar Panthachowk axis will be diverted towards Radio Kashmir crossing.No vehicle will be allowed towards Durganag and […]

500-bedded pediatric hospital to come up at Bemina

SRINAGAR: The Administrative Council (AC) which met here today under the chairmanship of the Lieutenant Governor, Manoj Sinha, gave administrative approval to the construction of a 500-bedded pediatric hospital at Bemina, Srinagar. Once operational, the hospital will strengthen the pediatric care facilities in Kashmir division, ease the burden of patient load on the existing tertiary […]

Advisor Baseer Khan visits Dastgeer Sahib, Naqshbandi Sahib Shrines, Hariparbat fort

SRINAGAR: Advisor to Lieutenant Governor, Baseer Ahmed Khan, Saturday visited Dastagir Sahib, Naqshband Sahib shrines and Hariparbat fort in the down-town of Srinagar city and inspected the pace of various development and restoration works undertaken by the Tourism department there. While reviewing the pace of works, the Advisor directed the officers to work in close […]

Wagoora-Zainakote Transmission Line to be upgraded

SRINAGAR: he Administrative Council (AC) which met here saturday under the chairmanship of the Lieutenant Governor, Manoj Sinha, approved the proposal of Power Development Department to upgrade the transformation capacity of Wagoora-Zainakote transmission line by re-conductoring its 220 KV DC line. Through the project, the Power Development Department will replace the existing 0.4 ACSR by […]

Police solves theft case in Anantnag two accused arrested with stolen property

Srinagar: Police in Anantnag solved a theft case by arresting two accused persons involved in the commission of crime and have also recovered stolen property worth lacs. Police Station Bijbehara received a written complaint from one person namely Mohd Jabbar Dar of Guree stating therein that some unknown thief/thieves have stolen golden ornaments worth about […]