Mirwaiz barred from offering Friday prayers

Mirwaiz barred from offering Friday prayers

SRINAGAR: Chairman, Hurriyat Conference (M), Mirwaiz Umar Farooq was barred from offering Friday prayers at Jamia Masjid Srinagar. A statement issued by the Hurriyat said that because of the curbs on Mirwaiz, he could not participate in the blood donation camp organized in the vicinity of Jama Masjid in connection with Hafta-e Shahadat programs. Speaking […]

‘Pressurise your leaders to respect sentiments of people of J&K’

‘Pressurise your leaders to respect sentiments of people of J&K’

SRINAGAR: Terming New Delhi responsible for the prevailing political uncertainty in Kashmir, the chairman of Democratic Freedom Party (DFP) Shabir Ahmad Shah on Friday said the policy of “oppression and coercion doesn’t last long”. In a statement issued here, Shah asked the people of India to ponder why New Delhi despite utilising all its state […]

Road stretch from Rambagh to AS College closed

Road stretch from Rambagh to AS College closed

SRINAGAR: Divisional Commissioner Kashmir has ordered the closure of road stretch from Rambagh bridge to Amar Singh College crossing for traffic in view of the ongoing construction of the flyover. The Divisional Commissioner said that heavy machinery is to be operated and heavy building material is to be used on the road stretch, as such […]

New Rajbagh bridge: Govt raises height issue, HC orders ERA’s help

New Rajbagh bridge: Govt raises height issue, HC orders ERA’s help

SRINAGAR: The J&K High Court on Thursday asked government to involve Economic Reconstruction Agency (ERA) after ruling PDP-BJP alliance raised issue of height to insist its position on new Rajbagh (skewed) bridge on river Jhelum opposite Presentation Convent School at Rajbagh here. As the hearing in a suo-moto Public Interest Litigation started before a division […]

Editors Guild meets Director Information

Editors Guild meets Director Information

Srinagar:  Members of Kashmir Editors Guild (KEG) led by its president, Fayaz Ahmad Kaloo had a maiden interaction with Director Information and Public Relations, Dr Arun Kumar Manhas to discuss various issues pertaining to the media fraternity. During an hour long meeting, the members raised various issues including timely accreditation of the journalists, launching of […]

No class work in SP, MP Schools

No class work in SP, MP Schools

SRINAGAR: According to the deputy commissioner Srinagar, class work in SP Higher Secondary School Srinagar and MP Higher Secondary School Srinagar shall remain suspended on May 19, 2017 (Friday) as a precautionary measure.

Orange international play school organises fruit festival programmes

Orange international play school organises fruit festival programmes

SRINAGAR: Orange international play school carrying the activity based learning program in valley held a few programs for toddlers. The activities started with hop-on-hop-off ride which went through scenic foreshore and boulevard road and kids enjoyed and parents appreciated. On Thursday, a Wonderful fruit festival was organised in the school premises where the nursery kids […]