Fire damages 2 houses, 3 shops

SRINAGAR: Two residential houses and three shops were damaged in fire at Kawdara locality of old Srinagar. One of houses, belonging to late Peer Ghulam Qadir of, was gutted, while the other structures have been severely damaged. The fire, as per reports, erupted at the three-storey house of Peer Ali Mohammad on Wednesday-Thursday night at […]

Bukhari for effective implementation of PSGA

JAMMU: Minister for Revenue, Relief and Rehabilitation, Syed Basharat Bukhari has directed the Revenue Department functionaries to ensure effective implementation of Public Service Guarantee Act (PSGA). He also called for strictly adhering to the timeline for submission of the requisite information under PSGA. The Minister instructed the concerned higher ups in the Departments under his […]

Budgam Premier League: Sheikh ul Alam Cricket Club emerge victorious

Budgam Premier League: Sheikh ul Alam Cricket Club emerge victorious

SRINAGAR: Budgam Premier League T-20 cricket tournament on Thursday was inaugurated at Deputy Commissioner Budgam Mir Altaf Ahmad. According to organizers around 80 teams from different districts of Kashmir division are participating in the tournament. The tournament is organised by Sheikh ul Alam Sports Development Association, Shiekpora Budgam. The first match of the tournament was […]

Malik pays tributes to Shalbaf Tehreek martyrs, others

SRINAGAR: Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chairman, Muhammad Yasin Malik, on Thursday paid tribute to martyrs of Shalbaf Tehreek in which 28 artisans and shawl weavers were killed by Maharaja’s forces in Srinagar. In a statement issued here, Malik said the “massacre reminds us that Kashmiris always resisted tyranny and occupation and stood firm for […]

Islamia College Annual Road Race: Rayees wins annual road race

SRINAGAR: Rayees Bashir, B. Sc 1st semester student of Islamia College and Science and Commerce cruised to victory in the college’s Annual Road Race held on Thursday. Rayees took 8:58 sec to complete the 5.25 km distance. Afaq Mushtaq of BCA 2nd year Mohammad Ishaque of B. Com 2nd year claimed the second and third […]

Poppy, hemp cultivation destroyed

Srinagar: Continuing its drive against contraband cultivation, Shopian and Awantipora police has destroyed Poppy and Hemp cultivation over 100 Kanals of land. Shopian police under the supervision of SP Shopian in its drive against contraband cultivation destroyed the Poppy and Hemp cultivation on 100 Kanals of land in Zainapora area of the district. Meanwhile, Awantipora […]

No top Pakistani cricketer applies for position of head coach

Karachi: No top Pakistani cricketer has applied for the position of head coach of the national team with some prominent players including Mohsin Khan, Moin Khan and Aaqib Javed insisting they didn’t want to waste their time on paperwork when the cricket board has already made up its mind to appoint a foreign coach. According […]

Awantipora: Infant dies in road accident

Srinagar: An infant died while another was injured in a road accident in Awantipora Thursday afternoon. An accident took place between a Tipper bearing registration number JK03C-0865 and a Maruti car bearing registration number JK01A-6735 on National Highway Barsoo, Awantipora, resulting in injuries to two infants both daughters of Abdul Qayoom Khan resident of Badroo […]