Hajj-2018: 960 pilgrims return on first day of arrival

Hajj-2018: 960 pilgrims return on first day of arrival

BUDGAM: Nine Hundred and Sixty Hajis today returned in five flights on the first day of Hajj arrivals at the Srinagar airport today. Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Baseer Ahmad Khan, IGP Kashmir SP Pani, IGP Traffic Basant Rath and Deputy Commissioner Budgam Dr Syed Sehrish Asgar received the first 310 Hajis who arrived in the first two […]

JK’s gifted sportspersons need encouragement, professional grooming: Chief Secretary

JK’s gifted sportspersons need encouragement, professional grooming: Chief Secretary

LEH:  Hailing the organizers for conducting first-ever Ladakh School Olympics in this picturesque mountainous district, Chief Secretary BVR Subrahmanyam today said that sports not only help improve physical health but inculcate self-discipline, team spirit and camaraderie. “Ladakh School Olympics-2018 is the best thing that has happened to Leh in a very long time,” Chief Secretary said […]

Advisor Ganai holds public outreach program at Jammu

Advisor Ganai holds public outreach program at Jammu

JAMMU: Several deputations and individuals from all walks of life called on Advisor to Governor, Khurshid Ahmed Ganai and brought the issues of their respective areas into his notice on the second day of his weekly public outreach program, here today at Convention Centre. A deputation of All Jammu Hotels & Lodges Association called on […]

Advisor Kumar visits Ganderbal

Advisor Kumar visits Ganderbal

GANDERBAL: Advisor to the Governor, K Vijay Kumar today visited Ganderbal district to review the developmental scenario and pace of progress of construction on mega developmental projects in the district. During his visit, the Advisor was accompanied by MLA Ganderbal Sheikh Ishfaq Jabbar, Commissioner Secretary Health and Medical Education, Pawan Kotwal, District Development Commissioner, Ganderbal, Dr Piyush Singla, […]

Advisor Vijay Kumar to hear public grievances on Wednesday

Advisor Vijay Kumar to hear public grievances on Wednesday

SRINAGAR: Advisor to Governor K Vijay Kumar shall hear the public grievances at JK Governor’s Grievance Cell at Church Lane, Sonwar on Wednesday, 29 August 2018. The public delegations, deputations, organizations and individuals, who want to personally bring their grievances and demands into the notice of the government, can meet the Advisor to the Governor […]

Massive fire engulfs army camp near LoC in Machil

Massive fire engulfs army camp near LoC in Machil

Srinagar: A massive fire has engulfed an army camp in Machil sector along the line of control (LoC) in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Tuesday afternoon. Huge loss of property including arms and ammunition is feared as the fire continues to rage in army’s 45 RR headquarter camp at Hamar Gali in Machil sector, according to the reports […]

CBSE to help flood hit Kerala Schools and Students

CBSE to help flood hit Kerala Schools and Students

New Delhi: As a special gesture to students from CBSE affiliated schools, whose board exam academic documents such as Marksheets/ Migration Certificates/ Pass Certificates have been lost or damaged in the Kerala floods, the Central Board of Secondary Education has decided to facilitate and provide digital mark sheets, migration certificates and pass certificates. Over 1,300 […]

Geelani concerned over plight of prisoners

Geelani concerned over plight of prisoners

Srinagar: Expressing his grave concern on the plight of prisoners across all the jails in and outside Jammu and Kashmir, Hurriyat Conference (G) chairman, Syed Ali Geelani has saluted the steadfastness and deep conviction of ‘prisoners of conscience’. While giving details of the ‘inhuman treatment’ meted out with the incarcerated resistance leaders and activists, Geelani […]

KTMF protests in support of Art 35-A

KTMF protests in support of Art 35-A

Srinagar: In view of the hearing of Article 35-A case on Aug 31, Kashmir Traders Manufacturing federation (KTMF) led by Bashir Ahmad Rather on Tuesday staged a protest in support of the Article 35-A. According to the KNS correspondent, scores of members from KTMF and Iqbal Market traders assembled at Iqbal Market here at Eidgah and shouted slogans […]