NC rues Govt’s indifference towards farmer’s distress

Asks government to shun insensitiveness, work out feasible solution to solve ongoing impasse Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir National Conference on Sunday expressed dismay over the plight of protesting farmers across the country and urged the central government to shun insensitiveness and work out a feasible solution to solve the impasse without delay. The ongoing […]

JK Tourism to participate in first ever Virtual Bharat Parv-2021 Celebrations from Jan 26-31

SRINAGAR: The Jammu and Kashmir Tourism Department is all set to participate in the Virtual Bharat Parv-2021 being organised from 26 to 31 January 2021 by the Ministry of Tourism, Government of India, in conjunction with the Republic Day celebrations. The virtual events will showcase India’s rich cultural heritage, cuisine, handicrafts and cultural performances besides […]

Ski championship held at Pahalgam

SRINAGAR: Winter Games Association of J&K held South Kashmir Ski Championship e at Pahalgam. Around 35 boys and girls of different categories, belonging to almost all districts of South Kashmir, took part in this promotional event. The championship was sponsored by J&K Sports Council and logistic support was provided by JIM&WS.  

4G ban extended till Feb 6

4G ban extended till Feb 6

SRINAGAR: An order issued by the JK Home Department signed by Principal Secretary Shaleen Kabra on Friday extended the ban on 4G internet in Jammu and Kashmir, except in the districts of Ganderbal and Udhampur, till February 6. The order mentions the main reason for the suspension of telecom services as militancy aided and abetted […]

Vaccinate teachers, staff before reopening schools: DAK

Vaccinate teachers, staff before reopening schools: DAK

Srinagar: The Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) on Saturday urged authorities in Jammu and Kashmir to vaccinate teachers and staff against Covid-19 before reopening schools. “Vaccinating teachers and school staff is critical before getting students back in the classrooms,” DAK President and influenza expert Dr Nisar ul Hassan said. “We need to prioritise Covid-19 vaccination among […]

LMD books 8 traders in Sgr, recovers fine of Rs 82,000

LMD books 8 traders in Sgr, recovers fine of Rs 82,000

SRINAGAR: The Legal Metrological Department (LMD) booked eight erring traders for violating various Legal Metrology norms and recovered a fine of Rs. 82,000 during market checking inspection, here. The inspection was conducted by a team of Enforcement wing of LMD under the chairmanship of Deputy Controller Enforcement Kashmir, Muzafar Wani across various parts of Srinagar […]

Road Safety Month: DC Sgr inaugurates seminar

SRINAGAR: As part of ongoing Road Safety Month, the Deputy Commissioner (DC) Srinagar, Dr Shahid Iqbal Choudhary today inaugurated a Seminar here organised by Traffic Police, Srinagar. The seminar was organised to debate issues faced by various stakeholders while ensuring road safety and finding out ways and means to counter them. Renowned religious scholar, Mufti […]

Ghulam Hassan Mir condemns JMC demolition dive in Sunjwan

Ghulam Hassan Mir condemns JMC demolition dive in Sunjwan

SRINAGAR: Apni Party Senior Vice President Ghulam Hassan Mir has condemned the way Jammu Municipal Corporation attempted to demolish structures in Sunjwan. “It is a bizarre violation of the rights of the people who had constructed buildings much before JMC came into being. The officials did not follow rules,” said Mir. He demanded action against […]

Awareness training’ for LL seekers begins at Kulgam

KULGAM: In a bid to impart sense of road safety among commuters, drivers and riders in the district, MVD Kulgam in collaboration with District Information Centre, Kulgam on Saturday launched a new initiative ‘Road Safety Awareness Training’ as part of celebration of National Road Safety Month. During this programme all Learner License (LL) and Driving […]

LAWDA demolishes illegally raised structures in Sgr areas

SRINAGAR: The Enforcement Wing of Lakes and Waterways Development Authority (LAWDA) today conducted demolition operations in Friends colony Shalimar, Nigeen, Saderbal, Habak and Kohna Khan Dalgate (Western Foreshore Road). During the demolition drive, one third storey, one garage, third storey/attic, one second storey and one tin shed raised illegally by the violators were demolished on […]