In Kashmir, Grover says proud of creating mud-path between Bollywood, Hollywood

In Kashmir, Grover says proud of creating mud-path between Bollywood, Hollywood

Sonamarg: Bollywood actor Gulshan Grover says he feels proud for creating a “mud-path” between Indian cinema and Hollywood. “You all know I am the first commercial cinema actor who went and worked in Hollywood and international cinema and I am still continuing doing that. I am extremely proud of the fact that I created a […]

Bandipora without tehsildar; people suffer

Bandipora without tehsildar; people suffer

Bandipora: The residents of Bandipora tehsil in north Kashmir are aghast over the unavailability of tehsildar. Since the transfer of the previous tehsildar a few months back, tehsildar Ajas was made in-charge of Bandipora tehsil in addition to his own duties. Since then, the government made no effort to appoint a fulltime tehsildar at Bandipora. […]

Now placards shaming PWD, R&B

Now placards shaming PWD, R&B

By Saqib Magloo   SRINAGAR: ‘Shame on PWD’, ‘Shame on R&B’, this is what the placards displayed at the Sheri Bhat area of Srinagar city reads. The residents have come up with the unique idea to protest authorities’ inaction towards depilated conditions of the roads in the area. “All our applications and requests have fallen […]

Imaam Azam conference held at Srinagar

Imaam Azam conference held at Srinagar

By Ishfaq Reshi   SRINAGAR: A one-day conference on Imam-i-Azam Abu-Hanifa (RA) was held here on Sunday by Idara Mohsin-e-aalameen International J&K. The event was held under the chairmanship of J&K State President Jamiat Hamdani, Moulana Riyaz Ahmad Hamdani. The conference, held at Alama Iqbal Hall at Nowpora, Khanyar, was attended by Ulemas, religious scholars, […]

Roller skating competition concludes

Roller skating competition concludes

Srinagar: A three day Inter School Roller Skating Competitions (Short track and long track )for boys and Girls  was organized by the Department of youth Services and Sports in collaboration with the Kashmir Province  Roller Skating Association at Doon International School(DIS) (HMT) Srinagar. The competition was conducted in U-11,U-14.U-17 and U-19 categories for both  boys […]

Islamic Study Circle organises its annual sports day

Islamic Study Circle organises its annual sports day

Srinagar: Islamic Study Circle, J&K on Sunday organised its Annual Sports day at the Sports Ground of MPML Higher Secondary School, Baghi Dilawar Khan Srinagar. In the event students from different Darsgahs of the Islamic Study Circle participated, In all, eight events including 100 and 300 meter race, lemon and spoon race, Frog jump and […]

IPL 9: Solid Sunrisers all but through, Kings XI eliminated

MOHALI: Sunrisers Hyderabad produced a solid batting performance to beat Kings XI Punjab by seven wickets and virtually secure their place in the knock-out stage of the ongoing Indian Premier League, here on Sunday. Chasing a challenging 180 for win, skipper David Warner led from the front scoring 52 off 41 balls while Yuvraj Singh […]

Yasir’s injury a cause for concern ahead of England tour

Karachi: Pakistan’s preparation for the challenging tour to England suffered yet another setback when leg-spinner Yasir Shah was also ruled out of the national boot camp due to a knee injury. A Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) official told PTI that Yasir had complained off a niggling pain in his left knee and was held back […]

Stephen Fleming calls D/L method ‘Rubbish’

Kolkata: Expressing complete displeasure at the Duckworth-Lewis method, Rising Pune Supergiants coach Stephen Fleming termed the ICC approved rule for rain-truncated games as ‘rubbish’ stating that a change is needed at least in the shortest format. “Duckworth-Lewis is rubbish. As soon as you get to D/L, the game is over. I’ve been saying that for […]

E-filing of tax returns jumps 68.5% in April

E-filing of tax returns jumps 68.5% in April

NEW DELHI: E-filing of tax returns witnessed a jump of 68.5% in the first month of the current fiscal year with over 8.32 lakh assessees filing ITRs electronically. The number of e-filed returns recorded in April 2015-16 stood at 4.94 lakh. In all, 4.33 crore returns were electronically filed last fiscal. As per the data […]