Former Governor bids farewell

Former Governor bids farewell

SRINAGAR: On the eve of his departure from the State Sh. N.N. Vohra, former Governor, has, in a message, conveyed his sincere apology to the many persons from the Valley and other parts of the State who had wished to meet him to say farewell. The former Governor stated that because of the constraint of […]

Highway remain closed for 2nd day, over 600 vehicles stranded

Highway remain closed for 2nd day, over 600 vehicles stranded

Srinagar: Traffic on the 300-km-long Srinagar-Jammu national highway, the only all weather road connecting Kashmir valley with the rest of the country, remained closed for the second dayΒ on SundayΒ due to landslides, triggered by heavy rain. Over 600 vehicles, mostly carrying passengers, and trucks loaded with essentials and fruit besides oil tankers, are stranded on the […]

Hakeem Yaseen for restoration of Pr-1953 position

Hakeem Yaseen for restoration of Pr-1953 position

Srinagar: Chairman PDF and MLA Khansahib Hakeem Yaseen has reiterated that Art.35-A of the Constitution of India is untouchable adding that any misadventure to tinker with it was fraught with disastrous consequences. In a statement to KNS, Hakeem Yaseen said that Art.35-A is a Constitutional guarantee for safety to the special identity of the people […]

Nurseries and kindergartens educate 111 children of pilgrims

Nurseries and kindergartens educate 111 children of pilgrims

Makkah:A total of 111 children, consisting of 60 boys and 51 girls, were provided with education and entertainment while their parents were busy completing their Hajj rituals. The ministries of Hajj and education have established special nurseries and kindergartens to look after the children of the pilgrims. Tahani Qudsi, the project manager, said about 85 […]

Rohingya in US mark first year of Rakhine massacre

Rohingya in US mark first year of Rakhine massacre

Washington: A group of Rohingya Muslims gathered in front of US Capitol building Saturday to mark the first anniversary of violence against their community by the Myanmar army in Rakhine state and their exodus to Bangladesh. The demonstration was coordinated by multiple Muslim and Rohingya organizations, including the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), Dar Al-Hijrah […]

LAHDC Polls: Polling material dispatched to 210 polling stations

LAHDC Polls: Polling material dispatched to 210 polling stations

KARGIL: The polling materials for 210 polling stations was today distributed among the polling staff from Khree Sultan Cho Sports Stadium, Bimathang for the smooth conduct of the 4th General Election to the Ladakh Autonomous Hill Development Council (LAHDC) Kargil scheduled to be held on 27th of August, 2018 (Monday) across the district. Observers included […]

Advisor Ganai reviews arrangements for arrival of Hajj pilgrims

Advisor Ganai reviews arrangements for arrival of Hajj pilgrims

SRINAGAR: The Advisor to the Governor, Khurshid Ahmed Ganai today took stock of the arrangements put in place for the smooth arrival of Hajj pilgrims at the Srinagar International Airport. The first batch of Hajj pilgrims is scheduled to arrive at Srinagar Airport on 28, August (Tuesday). Reiterating the importance of clarity in work, the […]

Advisor Ganai to conduct public hearing in Jammu on Aug 27/28

Advisor Ganai to conduct public hearing in Jammu on Aug 27/28

SRINAGAR: Advisor to the Governor, Mr. Khurshid Ahmed Ganai, will be available to meet public deputations at the Convention Centre (State Guest House), Canal Road, Jammu, from 4.00 pm to 6.00 pm on 27.08.2018 (Monday). The Advisor will also be available for public hearing on 28.08.2018 (Tuesday) from 10.00 am to 12.00 Noon.