Ganai stresses on voluntary collective efforts for preservation of kashmiri language

Ganai stresses on voluntary collective efforts for preservation of kashmiri language

SRINAGAR: Adbe Markaz Kamraz (AMK) today celebrated its 39th Annual Kashmiri Conference themed ‘Kashur tehzeebuk badalvun Anhaar, Khadshe te imkanaat’ at Tagore Hall here. Advisor to Governor Khurshid Ahmad Ganai was the chief guest on the occasion and Vice Chancellor Islamic University Prof. Mushtaq Sidiqui was guest of honour. The inaugural session was presided over […]

Cases registered against two schools and a publisher in Srinagar for violation of labelling norms

Cases registered against two schools and a publisher in Srinagar for violation of labelling norms

SRINAGAR: Taking prompt action following receipt of complaints about exorbitant pricing of books and uniforms provided to students in schools, the Srinagar administration today inspected four schools it had received complaints against. The inspection team comprised executive magistrates of the district and officers from the Education and the Legal Metrology departments and the schools inspected […]

Most of 33KV lines damaged by heavy snowfall; full-fledged restoration underway: Chief Engineer PDD

Most of 33KV lines damaged by heavy snowfall; full-fledged restoration underway: Chief Engineer PDD

SRINAGAR: Chief Engineer PDD Kashmir, Hashmat Qazi, Saturday evening said that heavy snowfall in the Valley has resulted in trees with thick foliage coming down heavily on electrical lines damaging most of the 33KV lines. He said intermittent rainfall and now heavy snowfall led to frequent faults in the electrical system affecting supply in most […]

Almost entire Kashmir plunged into darkness due to power breakdown

Almost entire Kashmir plunged into darkness due to power breakdown

Srinagar Almost entire Kashmir valley, including summer capital, Srinagar, was plunged into darkness due to major power breakdown following light to moderate snowfall, exposing the Power Development Department (PDD) claims to have made all arrangements for electricity supply to consumers during winter. Immediately after snowfall started in Srinagar this afternoon, electricity supply to major parts […]

Srinagar-Leh highway remain closed due to snowfall

Srinagar-Leh highway remain closed due to snowfall

Srinagar: The Ladakh region remained cut off from Kashmir valley for the third day on Saturday due to fresh snowfall during the past 24 hours, a traffic police official said. He said there was fresh snowfall during the night and traffic remained suspended on Saturday also. Due to accumulation of snow, which has also frozen […]

Panchayati Polls- 2018: CEO issues notification for fifth Phase

Panchayati Polls- 2018: CEO issues notification for fifth Phase

SRINAGAR: The Chief Electoral Officer, J&K, Shaleen Kabra today issued notification for the conduct of the fifth phase of Panchayati Polls-2018 to elect Sarpanches and Panches. The notification has been issued for Block Langate, Wavoora and Sogam in District Kupwara, Aloosa in District Bandipora, Zaingeer, Sherabad Khore and Lalpora in Baramulla District, Sherpathri in District […]

IGP Kashmir visits Pulwama, Reviews security arrangements for forthcoming Panchayat elections

IGP Kashmir visits Pulwama, Reviews security arrangements for forthcoming Panchayat elections

Srinagar: IGP Kashmir Shri S.P. Pan)-IPS accompanied by DIG South Kashmir Shri Amit Kumar-IPS visited Police Station Litter, CRPF Camp Tahab and DPO Pulwama in Southern Kashmir’s district Pulwama today, police said. SP Pulwama Chandan Kohli (IPS) received IGP Kashmir and other senior officers. IGP Kashmir chaired the meeting of officers wherein he took a […]

DC Shopian Issues Weather advisory

DC Shopian Issues Weather advisory

SHOPIAN: The Deputy Commissioner Shopian, Dr Owais Ahmad has appealed people to avoid late hours and night journey on Mughal Road due to the continuous rain, snowfall for last 24 hours. “If someone wants to travel they should first contact the control room established at mini-Secretariat Shopian,” he said. He urged people to take weather predictions […]