Drug peddler arrested in Bandipora

Drug peddler arrested in Bandipora

Srinagar: Police in Bandipora have arrested a drug peddler and recovered psychotropic substances from his possession. A police party of Police Station Sumbal at a checkpoint established at Nesbal Crossing intercepted a person identified as Mohd Asif Wagay @Asif Yalgaar resident of Hilalaabad Nesbal Sumbal. On checking, police parties were able to recover 14 bottles […]

Traffic Police fines vehicles for plying, parking on Dal Lake embankment

Traffic Police fines vehicles for plying, parking on Dal Lake embankment

SRINAGAR:- In order to ensure smooth and hassle free movement of the traffic in Srinagar City particularly on Boulevard road, the Traffic Police, City Srinagar today challaned 16 vehicles which were found wrongly plying or parked on the footpaths of Boulevard road thus committing an offence under Motor Vehicles Act and creating obstruction in smooth […]

Police seizes vehicles for illegal mining and transportation of raw materials in Bandipora

Police seizes vehicles for illegal mining and transportation of raw materials in Bandipora

SRINAGAr: Police in Bandipora have seized six vehicles used in transportation of raw materials illegally extracted during different raids in Handwara. Police teams from Police Station Bandipora and Police Post Ajas along with the teams of Mining & Geology department conducted raids on different Nallah/Streams across the district to check illegal extraction and transportation of […]

People of JK being sidelined, disenfranchised systematically: NC

Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir National Conference on Wednesday said that New Delhi’s Compelling Narratives of progress, modernity and development justifying its unconstitutional actions in J&K have fallen flat and has in fact hurt its development path and its economy. Historically being ranked well than the national average in terms of various HDI indicators, the […]

Advisor Farooq Khan reviews arrangements for Ramzan

SRINAGAR: Advisor to Lieutenant Governor, Farooq Khan today visited the Dargah Hazratbal Shrine to pay obeisance and prayed for the peace and prosperity of Jammu and Kashmir in particular and well being of human kind around the world. He also prayed for the end of Covid Pandemic and good health of the people and invoked […]

3-day Asian Parliamentary Debate Competition concludes at KU

2 teams from KHEI adjudged winner, runners-up in final rounds Srinagar: A three-day debate competition for school and college students concluded at the University of Kashmir. The ‘War of Words—Asian Parliamentary Debate Competition’ was organised by DIQA Unit of the varsity’s School of Law in collaboration with an NGO named ‘God’s Lap’. Dean of Academic […]

SEHAT registration: CSC to hold camps in each panchayat of Ramban

RAMBAN: Chief Medical Officer, Ramban, Dr. Mohammad Freed Bhat Wednesday urged the eligible beneficiaries to get themselves registered under Ayushman-Bharat, Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (AB-PMJAY) SEHAT scheme at their nearest Common Service Centers. The CMO advised all uncovered beneficiaries of the district to bring their Ration Cards and Aadhar Cards along which shall enable […]

COVID patients with physical inactivity, less exercise more likely to die: Study

COVID patients with physical inactivity, less exercise more likely to die: Study

PARIS: Among COVID patients, a lack of exercise is linked to more severe symptoms and a higher risk of death, according to a study covering nearly 50,000 people who were infected with the virus. People physically inactive for at least two years before the pandemic were more likely to be hospitalised, to require intensive care, […]

‘Time to bring our forces home’ from Afghanistan: Blinken

‘Time to bring our forces home’ from Afghanistan: Blinken

BRUSSELS: US Secretary of State Antony Blinken said on Wednesday the moment has come to withdraw troops from Afghanistan and that Washington would work with NATO allies on a “coordinated” pull-out. “Together, we have achieved the goals that we set out to achieve and now it is time to bring our forces home,” Blinken said […]

Agriculture Deptt kick-starts Kharif Campaign from Sumbal

Bandipora: In its endeavor to reach to the farming community living in the farthest corners of the valley, the Department of Agriculture Wednesday kick started the Kharif Campaign from Ganastan Sumbal in Bandipora. Joint Director Agriculture extension Kashmir Mohammad Qasim Ghani inaugurated the campaign in presence of Chief Agriculture Officer Bandipora Rafiq Ahmad Kakroo Sub […]