Weapon Loot Case: PDP MLA quizzed for 3 days

Weapon Loot Case: PDP MLA quizzed for 3 days

Srinagar: A day before the constitution of a special investigation team, police questioned for three days People Democratic Party MLA from whose house at Jawaharnagar Srinagar a special police officer decamped with seven AK-47 rifles and licensed pistol of the legislators last week Official sources told GNS that the police recorded MLA Aijaz Mir’s statement […]

Navin chairs maiden meeting of HPC; 241 lingering projects approved for funding

Navin chairs maiden meeting of HPC; 241 lingering projects approved for funding

SRINAGAR: In a significant move, the ‘High-Powered Committee’ (HPC) for unfunded/languishing projects today approved 241 projects across Jammu and Kashmir worth Rs 570 crore to be recommended for funding through newly constituted J&K Infrastructure Development Finance Corporation (JKIDFC). The projects were approved at the maiden meeting of HPC convened under the chairmanship of Principal Secretary, Finance, […]

Advisor Kumar listens to people’s issues, demands

Advisor Kumar listens to people’s issues, demands

SRINAGAR: To bring the demands and grievances to the notice of the government, various public delegations and individuals today met the Advisor to Governor, K Vijay Kumar at Civil Secretariat. The deputations and individuals hailing various parts of the state met the Advisor Kumar and brought their problems into his notice and sought their redressal. […]

Tourism deptt organizes FAM tour for players of 4th Asian Pencak Silat Championship

Tourism deptt organizes FAM tour for players of 4th Asian Pencak Silat Championship

SRINAGAR: The Department of Tourism Kashmir Wednesday organized a familiarization (FAM) tour for over 200 international players from different countries who participated in the 4thAsian Pencak Silat Championship held in Srinagar. Around 250 players and officials from 10 countries including Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, Vietnam, Republic of Korea, Chinese Taipei, Bangladesh, Nepal, Philippines and India participated […]

Police conducts search in Budgam village, incriminating material recovered

Police conducts search in Budgam village, incriminating material recovered

Srinagar: Continuing with its investigation of a sensitive case registered at Budgam, search warrant was obtained from a competent court and accordingly a house was searched in Daulatpora village in District Budgam, police said. Incriminating material including 3 magazines of AK 47, one pouch and other articles recovered during the search have been duly processed […]

Alleging mismanagement JKCA official quits as committee member

Alleging mismanagement JKCA official quits as committee member

Jammu: Days after some of the senior cricketers resigned as selectors, a senior official on Tuesday called it a day as committee member from the Jammu and Kashmir Cricket Association alleged that the cricketing body is dancing to the tune of Indian cricketer Irfan Pathan. Pathan is having a contract with the JKCA for this […]

4th Asian Pencak Silat Championship concludes

4th Asian Pencak Silat Championship concludes

SRINAGAR: Secretary Youth Services & Sports and Information, Sarmad Hafeez today distributed medals among the winners of 4th Asian Pencak Silat Championship-2018 at Sher-e-Kashmir Indoor Stadium, Srinagar. The championship was organized for the first time ever in J&K by Indian Pencak Silat Federation in collaboration with Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Govt of India, […]

Govt orders setting up of basic facilities for women at public places

Govt orders setting up of basic facilities for women at public places

SRINAGAR: The Governors’ Administration has called for immediate steps to be taken for setting up basic facilities for women at public places in the State including feeding room, change room and restrooms. “It is impressed upon all the stakeholders including executing agencies like Municipalities, Development Authorities, Public Works Department, Gardens, Parks and Floriculture Department, Rural […]