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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, […]

250 Mountain bikers participate in North Quest Ladakh -Challenge 2018

250 Mountain bikers participate in North Quest Ladakh -Challenge 2018

SRINAGAR: As many as 250 Mountain Bike (MTB) riders participated in the 2nd ‘North Quest Ladakh -Challenge 2018’ – the highest accredited MTB cycling race – which concluded successfully at Leh on Sunday. The race was flagged off by Chief Executive Councilor, LAHDC, Leh Dorjay Mutup from Shanti Stupa road at 7:00 AM in presence of several guests and dignitaries including […]

In a first, Kashmir hosts Asian Pencak Silat Championship

In a first, Kashmir hosts Asian Pencak Silat Championship

SRINAGAR:  Secretary Youth Services & Sports and Information, Sarmad Hafeez today inaugurated 4thAsian Pencak Silat Championship-2018 at Sher-e-Kashmir Indoor Stadium, Srinagar. The championship is being organizedfor the first time ever in J&K by Indian Pencak Silat Federation in collaboration with Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Govt of India, Sports Authority of India and J&K […]

Palestinian girl Ahed welcomed as hero by Real Madrid

Palestinian girl Ahed welcomed as hero by Real Madrid

Madrid: Palestinian teenage protest icon Ahed Tamimi was honored by the top Football Club Real Madrid on Saturday on a visit to Spain. The 17-year-old was arrested in December and imprisoned for eight months after she slapped two Israeli soldiers outside her family home. Her mother filmed the incident and posted it on Facebook, where […]

Golf promotion linked to tourism promotion in JK: Advisor Ganai

Golf promotion linked to tourism promotion in JK: Advisor Ganai

SRINAGAR: Advisor to Governor, Khurshid Ahmad Ganai today said efforts are on for aggressive promotion of golf in the State as it constitutes an important component of State’s tourism sector. The Advisor said this while addressing the concluding ceremony of two-day PHDCCI Golf Tourism Conclave and Tournament at Royal Springs Golf Course here. The tournament saw […]

Vijay Harare Trophy: Manhas slamms Rasool for being ‘choosy’ and politicising the gentleman’s game

Vijay Harare Trophy: Manhas slamms Rasool for being ‘choosy’ and politicising the gentleman’s game

Jammu: The Jammu and Kashmir Cricket Association has yet again landed into controversy as veteran cricketers are up in ante against dropping of Jammu’s ace player in two matches of the ongoing Vijay Harare Trophy matches, being played at Chennai. The cricket body faced the wrath of veteran cricketers after a seasoned and experienced player […]