Rains lash Kashmir parts, day temperature falls across Valley

Rains lash Kashmir parts, day temperature falls across Valley

Srinagar: Parts of south and north Kashmir received rains on Monday even as weatherman forecast possibility of snow amid fall in day temperature across the Kashmir Valley including this summer capital of the state. The capital city registered the maximum temperature of 13.1 degree Celsius, down from 14.3 degree Celsius yesterday, a meteorological department official […]

Prophet Muhammad (SAW) an inspiration for entire humanity: Mirwaiz

Prophet Muhammad (SAW) an inspiration for entire humanity: Mirwaiz

Srinagar: Mirwaiz Kashmir and Hurriyat Conference (M) chairman Mohammad Umar Farooq today stated that the Uswa-e-Hasana (the way of living) of Prophet Muhammad (SAW) has been and will continue to be the best path to follow and walk upon, not only for Muslims but entire mankind. Addressing the massive gathering at the shrine of Khawja […]

Soldier killed, another injured in sniper attack by Pak along LoC  

Soldier killed, another injured in sniper attack by Pak along LoC  

Poonch: One more army soldier was killed and another critically injured in yet another sniper attack from across the border along the Line of Control (LoC) on Monday. A senior police officer told GNS that Pakistan army in “violation of ceasefire” attacked the army’s 4 MLI Regiment at Sakri Post near Sonawali Gali along the border […]

Geelani ill, battery of pacemaker has to be changed

Geelani ill, battery of pacemaker has to be changed

Srinagar: Chairman of hardline Hurriyat Conference (HC) was on Monday taken to S K Institute of Medical Science (SKIMS), where he was advised to change the battery of his pacemaker. A HC spokesman said here this evening that Mr Geelani was taken to SKIMS for cardiology checkup. He said pacemaker of Geelani was checked under […]

Srinagar-Leh highway closed due to fresh snowfall

Srinagar-Leh highway closed due to fresh snowfall

Srinagar: The traffic was suspended on the 484-km-long Srinagar-Leh national highway, which connects Ladakh region with Kashmir valley, on Monday due to slippery road conditions following fresh snowfall. “We have suspended traffic movement on the Srinagar-Leh national highway due to slippery road conditions following fresh snowfall at different places, including Zojila pass,” a traffic police […]

Advisor Ganai hears public grievances at Jammu

Advisor Ganai hears public grievances at Jammu

JAMMU: In order to ensure quality education to students from far-off areas, Governors’ Administration is contemplating rationalization of staff and would consider ‘Master’ as district cadre post. The Advisor to Governor, Khurshid Ahmad Ganai said this while interacting with the deputation of All Jammu Kashmir and Ladakh Teacher’s Association who projected the demands which include […]

LMD imposes fine on School, booksellers in Bandipora

LMD imposes fine on School, booksellers in Bandipora

BANDIPORA: A joint team of Legal Metrology Department and Food Safety conducted inspections of various schools and booksellers in Sonawari area of Bandipora district on Monday. During the inspection, the team found Greenland Public School Inderkoot Sumbal involved in selling textbooks supplied by SS Stationery of Inderkoot Sumbal in the school premises. The team registered […]

Advisor Vyas meets various public delegations in Srinagar

Advisor Vyas meets various public delegations in Srinagar

SRINAGAR: Advisor to Governor, B B Vyas, today met scores of public delegations and individuals here at JK Governor’s Grievance Cell in Church Lane, Sonwar and listened to their grievances. More than 55 delegations and 23 individuals from various districts of Kashmir Division apprised the Advisor of their grievances and sought his intervention in ensuring […]

No traffic on Mughal road, Kashmir and Leh highways open for one-way

No traffic on Mughal road, Kashmir and Leh highways open for one-way

Srinagar: The 86-km-long historic Mughal road has been closed on Monday for any traffic movement following fresh snowfall and forecast for widespread rain and snow during the next 72 hours, a traffic police official said. Meanwhile, the Srinagar-Jammu national highway, the only all weather road connecting Kashmir valley with the rest of the country was […]

Zone-wise plans to prevent service interruptions during inclement weather situations: DC Srinagar

Zone-wise plans to prevent service interruptions during inclement weather situations: DC Srinagar

SRINAGAR: Srinagar administration is preparing zone and location-wise action and management plans to prevent interruption to services during inclement weather situations in the district.  This was revealed during a meeting convened here by Deputy Commissioner Srinagar Dr Syed Abid Rasheed Shah. The stratagem comes against the backdrop of the recent bout of unforeseen snowfall throwing life […]