Sopore Football Cup: Budshah FC beat City FC by solitary goal

SRINAGAR: Budshah FC Bandipora in a keenly fought encounter beat City FC Baramulla by a solitary goal in the ongoing Sopore Football Cup match on Thursday played at Khushall Sports Stadium Sopore. In the first half of match both the teams made several moves to score from the word go but did not penetrate the […]

Police felicitates Naveed Farooq

SRINAGAR: J&K Armed Police 9th battalion felicitated Wushu player Naveed Farooq at a function held at APC Zewan here on Thursday. Student of class 11th of Police Public School Srinagar represented the country in 7th Junior world Wushu Championship held in Brazil and played up to quarter final level. He underwent more than two years […]

DDC for promotion of sports, cultural activities

SRINAGAR: District Development Commissioner, Kulgam Shameem Ahmad Wani Thursday constituted a District Level Task Force Committee to engage youth in various activities like sports and culture. The constituted Committee will monitor the youth activities in different fields like skill development, sports, art and cultural, participation of sports festivals, civic action programmes conducted by J&K police, […]

To boost youth morale, we need to facilitate them with rewards: Vohra

To boost youth morale, we need to facilitate them with rewards: Vohra

Srinagar: Governor N N Vohra on Monday distributed sports kits among both boys and girls of State Football Academy (SFA) teams of Kashmir division at Astro Turf Ground, Srinagar, and said that “in order to encourage youth and boost their morale, we need to facilitate them with rewards.” He appreciated the efforts and joint initiatives […]

3-day camp for differently abled persons to be held in Srinagar

3-day camp for differently abled persons to be held in Srinagar

Srinagar: A three day advanced summer camp for more than 35 differently abled persons of the valley is going to be organised by Voluntary Medicare Society in collaboration with Wheelchair Basketball Federation in Srinagar. The inaugural function was organised on Tuesday in the Indoor Stadium. “The camp will help these players to develop skills in […]

The next senior FIFA World Cup is in France, not Qatar

Moscow: The “next” World Cup got plenty of hype in Russia. A massive cube was alight with video images of “Qatar 2022” in Gorky Park, while the ground floor of the high-end shopping mall at Red Square was devoted to displays touting the event. But apart from a social media campaign, there was little attention […]

With flags, song, pride, French celebrate unifying victory

With flags, song, pride, French celebrate unifying victory

Paris: It was a victory for all of France and the home crowd did it justice, pouring into Paris’ Champs-Elysees Avenue by the tens of thousands to celebrate in an explosion of joy. France’s 4-2 win over Croatia in the World Cup final in Moscow on Sunday marked the second time in 20 years that […]