Fresh snowfall in higher reaches, highway reopens 

Fresh snowfall in higher reaches, highway reopens 

Srinagar: Higher reaches of Kashmir including Gulmarg, the world famous skiing resort, amassed nearly fresh snow overnight even as Srinagar-Jammu highway, the only surface link connecting Kashmir Valley reopened for one-way traffic. A meteorological department official said Srinagar—the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir – recorded a minimum temperature of 2.4 8 Degrees Celsius last night […]

MMU calls shutdown on Saturday against NIA summon to Mirwaiz, ban on Jamaat

MMU calls shutdown on Saturday against NIA summon to Mirwaiz, ban on Jamaat

Srinagar: Mutahida Majlis-e-Ulema (MMU) has called for a shutdown on Saturday against NIA summon to its chief and Hurriyat Conference (M) chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and ban on Jamaat-e-Islami. Addressing a press conference at Mirwaiz Manzil Rajouri Kadal here, Mufti Nasir-ul-Islam condemned the summoning of Mirwaiz and ban on Jamaat-e-Islami. He appealed people to observe shutdown on […]

Mehbooba’s new found reverence for Mirwaiz, a steep spur of opportunism, alleges NC

Mehbooba’s new found reverence for Mirwaiz, a steep spur of opportunism, alleges NC

Srinagar: Expressing surprise over Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) President Mehbooba Mufti’s recent statement, condemning summoning of moderate Hurriyat Conference (HC) Mirwaiz Molvi Umar Farooq by NIA, National Conference (NC) on Tuesday said that the statement coming from her ‘is a steep expression of political opportunism and shamelessness’. “Ms Mehbooba has surpassed all conceivable degrees of […]

Ban imposed on carrying weapons during Lok Sabha Election in Shopian

Ban imposed on carrying weapons during Lok Sabha Election in Shopian

SHOPIAN: District Magistrate Shopian Dr Owais Ahmed has issued prohibitory orders, directing all the license holders of district Shopian to immediately deposit the weapons with concerned Police Stations. According to the prohibitory orders, the weapon holders having licenses granted by the District Magistrates of the other District or by Home Department and putting up in […]

Jehangir Chowk-Rambagh Flyover: Strictly adhere to completion deadline: DC Srinagar to agencies

Jehangir Chowk-Rambagh Flyover: Strictly adhere to completion deadline: DC Srinagar to agencies

SRINAGAR: Deputy Commissioner Srinagar, Dr Shahid Iqbal Choudhary, Tuesday reiterated instructions to the concerned agencies to ensure completion of Jehangir Chowk-Rambagh Flyover in May 2019 as per committed deadline. The DC who was speaking in a follow-up meeting reviewing its fresh status impressed upon the concerned departments and agencies that completion of the project be […]

Advisor Kumar inspects progress on Wular Lake conservation Project

Advisor Kumar inspects progress on Wular Lake conservation Project

BANDIPORA: Advisor to Governor, K Vijay Kumar inspected pace of work on theWular Lake Conservation Project, here today. The conservation project on the world famous Fresh water Lake is being implemented by Wular Conservation & Monitoring Authority (WUCMA). Commissioner Secretary Forests Manoj Kumar Diwedi, Principal Chief Conservator of Forests (PCCF) Suresh Chugh and officials of […]

LMD penalizes delivery boys of Cooking Gas Distributors

LMD penalizes delivery boys of Cooking Gas Distributors

SRINAGAR: The field Executives of Legal Metrology Department (LMD) during routine inspections of different localities of Srinagar today booked three delivery boys of cooking gas distributors for over charging on refill cylinders. The authorities have fixed Rs 820 as the rate for refilled cylinder having a gas of 14.2 Kg for district Srinagar. Out of […]