Fire damages building at Karannagar

SRINAGAR: The top storey of a building along Batamaloo Karan Nagar Road was damaged in fire that erupted in its third storey. The building that was housing many non local families that rushed to safety soon after the fire in one of their quarters. The locals and fire and emergency services arrived to douse the […]

GDC falls short of vital components to fix teeth

SRINAGAR: The Government Dental College is facing the short of key components that are necessary to conclude the procedure of root canal carried on patients at the hospital. Hundreds of patients are waiting for the caps called (crowns and bridges) to arrive at the college to be fitted on their operated teeth. Many have been […]

Former PDP legislator among senior leaders quit party in protest

SRINAGAR: A former Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) legislator and its three senior leaders have resigned from the party a day after senior leaders were expelled from the party for their participation in the government parleys. Former legislator Yawar Mir, Budgam district president Muntazir Mohi-u-din, district president Pulwama Showkat Gayoor and Dr Samiullah have sent their […]

Fuel stations run empty in Srinagar

Fuel stations run empty in Srinagar

Srinagar: Several fuel stations in Srinagar were closed on Thursday because of shortage of fuel due to frequent closure of Srinagar-Jammu highway. The highway was closed for traffic for almost four days after the Valley experienced fresh snow this week. On Thursday afternoon, many petrol station in the city stuck notices “no petrol, no diesel” […]

PDP expels leaders

Srinagar: Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Thursday expelled six leaders from the basic membership of the party soon after meeting the foreign diplomats. “PDP expels leaders for going against the will of the people,” the party said in a statement posted on its official Twitter handle. A PDP handout issues said that the party disciplinary […]

Mumbai-based school closes 2 branches in Srinagar, career of hundreds of students in quandary

SRINAGAR: Academic career of hundreds of students in Kashmir has been put on stake as the management of a Mumbai-based chain of schools has closed down two of its branches in Srinagar over differences with their associates in the valley. “Iqra International School” had opened seven branches in Jammu and Kashmir since 2013. However, a […]

1 dies, 2 injured in Srinagar road accident

Police registers case, driver of vehicle arrested

SRINAGAR: A traffic mishap occurred at Nowgam area in the outskirts of district Srinagar on Tuesday morning resulting in injuries to two persons while another succumbed. The road traffic accident happened when two vehicles – one of which belonged to armed police collided and consequently two persons sustained injuries. The injured persons were shifted to […]

Contractors of PDD also demand money for their works

SRINAGAR: All J&K Permanent Daily Labours (PDL) and Temporary Daily Labours (TDL) along with Employees Union of Power Development Department (PDD) on Monday held a protest here in Srinagar demanding regularization of their services. The protestors from various districts of Kashmir Valley had assembled Exhibition crossing outside the Chief Engineers Complex, chanting slogans in favour […]

KU reschedules UG 6th semester paper in view of CMAT

SRINAGAR: In a major relief to hundreds of undergraduate students, University of Kashmir has rescheduled the paper of their upcoming 6th semester examination in view of the CMAT examination. A notification issued by Assistant Controller o Examinations at KU on Sunday said that the ‘Human Resource Training and Management Development’ paper of BBA 6th semester […]

Outcry over open drainage at Batamaloo market

SRINAGAR: Open drainage at SDA Jehlum plaza in Batamaloo here has caused inconvenience to the commuters and traders who slammed the authorities for disrupting business activities. Srinagar Municipal Corporation (SMC) has dug holes at several places here for repairing of drainage system for over a week. An official from the Corporation said that the Srinagar […]