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AIFF D Licence Concluded at KU

AIFF D Licence Concluded at KU

Srinagar: The six days AIFF D Licence Coaching Course organized by J&K Football Association in collaboration with DPE & Sports, University of Kashmir was successfully completed at University of Kashmir under the AFC Instructor Sajid Yousuf Dar, an official statement issued here said. The course is a  part of Coach Education Program of AIFF which […]

Principal Secy Finance seeks tangible roadmap for funding sports activities

Principal Secy Finance seeks tangible roadmap for funding sports activities

SRINAGAR: Underlining the importance of sports in youth engagement, Principal Secretary Finance, Navin K Choudhary, today sought a roadmap for funding varied sports activities across Jammu and Kashmir.    Navin was chairing a meeting of Youth, Services and Sports (YSS) Department in his office chambers here. Secretary Youth Services & Sports and Information, Sarmad Hafeez, Director General, […]

Advisor Kumar reviews functioning of Youth Services & Sports Deptt

Advisor Kumar reviews functioning of Youth Services & Sports Deptt

SRINAGAR: Advisor to Governor, K Vijay Kumar today convened a meeting to review the activities being carried out by the Youth Services & Sports department in the state and the its efforts for development of sports infrastructure, promotion of sports among school students. The meeting was attended by Secretary YS&S Sarmad Hafeez, Director General YS&S […]

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 […]