Advisor Ganai asks Airlines to cap air ticket prices

Advisor Ganai asks Airlines to cap air ticket prices

SRINAGAR: Advisor to Governor Khurshid A Ganai today held detailed discussions with managers of various Airlines operating from Srinagar about the exorbitant air fare charged from and to Srinagar. After discussions with the Airlines in the presence of stakeholders of tourism industry, Director tourism, Kashmir, President District Consumer Forum, Srinagar, Advisor Ganai asked all the […]

Div Com issues avalanche warning

Div Com issues avalanche warning

SRINAGAR: Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Baseer Ahmad Khan today informed that as per the weather warning issued by the Indian Metrological Centre Rambagh, Srinagar the western disturbance will likely affect the J&K from 5th to 7thFebruary 2019. According to the official communiqué issued here, moderate to heavy snow/rain is expected at widespread places of Jammu, Kashmir […]

2017 CRPF centre attack case: NIA arrests JeM OGW

2017 CRPF centre attack case: NIA arrests JeM OGW

Srinagar: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Monday arrested a Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) Over Ground Worker (OGW) in connect with an attack on a CRPF camp that left five jawans dead in south Kashmir district of Pulwama. “NIA on Monday arrested an accused Faraz Ahmad Magray, a resident of village Lethpora in Pulwama in connect with […]

Modi’s ‘threatening’ speech reflection of ‘electoral opportunism’: JRL

Modi’s ‘threatening’ speech reflection of ‘electoral opportunism’: JRL

Srinagar: The Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) comprising Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Mohammad Yasin Malik on Monday said that the “threatening” speech of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Kashmiris struggling for achievement of right to self-determination is a reflection of “extreme arrogance of power and electoral opportunism”. JRL in a statement issued to GNS […]

PDP condemns preventing PaK boy to meet his grandmother

PDP condemns preventing PaK boy to meet his grandmother

Srinagar: Condemning strongly the incident in which a boy hailing from PaK was barred from meeting his ailing grandmother in Poonch, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday cautioned government of India against its muscular approach in Kashmir, a statement issued here said. In a statement issued here, senior PDP leader and former minister Naeem Akhtar […]

Thief arrested in Srinagar, cash and stolen articles recovered

Thief arrested in Srinagar, cash and stolen articles recovered

Srinagar: Police in Srinagar arrested a thief and recovered stolen cash and articles from his possession, police said. On 28-01-2019, Police Station Khanyar received a complaint from one Ishfaq Bashir Dhar son of Bashir Ahmad resident of  Botshah Mohalla Lal Bazar that while offering prayers at a mosque in Sumkachbal Khanyar, some unknown thief has stolen […]

Sarmad Hafeez flags-off student skiers to Russia

Sarmad Hafeez flags-off student skiers to Russia

SRINAGAR: Secretary Youth Services & Sports and Information, Sarmad Hafeez, today flagged-off a group of student skiers to Russia to participate in SAKHALIN 2019, 1st Children of Asia Winter International Sports Games. While interacting with participants, Secretary YSS encouraged them to adopt a positive approach and develop zest to perform very well in the international […]

30th Road safety awareness week commences across Kashmir

30th Road safety awareness week commences across Kashmir

SRINAGAR: A series of awareness programmes about the road safety measures and traffic rules were today held across all the districts of Kashmir division as part of 30th road safety week, organized by Motor Vehicle Department with this year’s theme as Sadak Suraksha Jeewan Raksha. At Srinagar emphasizing on massive awareness among people about the road safety […]