Looking To Get Zojila Tunnel Completed Without Cost Escalation; Project May Undergo Design Changes: Gadkari

Looking To Get Zojila Tunnel Completed Without Cost Escalation; Project May Undergo Design Changes: Gadkari

New Delhi: The strategic Zojila tunnel for all-year connectivity between Leh and Srinagar may undergo some design changes to prevent cost escalation as the government plans to complete the project at the earlier estimated cost of about Rs 6,800 crore, Union minister Nitin Gadkari said. The tunnel project, stalled for about six years, holds strategic […]

The 1st Ever Digital Film Festival By PTC In Association With

Aryans Held In Chandigarh

The 1st Ever Digital Film Festival By PTC In Association With

Srinagar, Feb 16: A 3 days PTC Digital Film Festival started with full zeal and enthusiasm. The festival is supported by Aryans Group of Colleges, Rajpura, Near Chandigarh. According to statement issued to KNS, The function was started with the lamp lighting ceremony by Managing Director, PTC Network, Rabindra Narayan; Vice President – Programming at […]

World SnowShoe Championship-2020 Japan: Kashmir athletes create history, bag 3 medals

World SnowShoe Championship-2020 Japan: Kashmir athletes create history, bag 3 medals

SRINAGAR, FEBRUARY 16: Just days after Union Sports Minister Kiran Rijju announced the first ever Khelo India Winter Games and included SnowShoe sport into the games, Kashmir athletes representing India in World SnowShoe Championship at Myoko Japan have bagged three medals. In the championship that saw athletes from around 17 Countries coming from different continents […]

District admin organises Tennis Ball Cricket Tournament at Doda

District admin organises Tennis Ball Cricket Tournament at Doda

DODA, FEBRUARY 16:- District administration Doda today organized one day Tennis Ball Cricket tournament under Khelo India programme at Sports Stadium. District Development Commissioner, Dr Sagar D Doifode, Senior Superintendent of Police Doda Mumtaz Ahmed, S.P Operation Ravinder Paul Singh, ACR Doda besides district officers were also present on the occasion. The tournament was participated […]

CAA was brought out of humanitarian considerations, oppn politicized it: BJP

CAA was brought out of humanitarian considerations, oppn politicized it: BJP

Patna, Feb 16: The Bharatiya Janata Party on Sunday asserted that the Citizenship (Amendment) Act was brought in by the Narendra Modi government at the Centre out of “humanitarian considerations” and lambasted the opposition for “politicizing the issue”. The partys national general secretary in-charge for Bihar and Rajya Sabha member Bhupendra Yadav also told reporters […]

Syed Ali Shah Geelani Stable, Condition Improving: Doctors

Syed Ali Shah Geelani Stable, Condition Improving: Doctors

Srinagar: Ailing separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani is stable and his health condition is improving, doctors said on Sunday. “The condition of Syed Ali Geelani is stable and he is conscious, cooperative and oriented. A team of doctors is monitoring his condition,” SKIMS Hospital director A G Ahangar said. Earlier in the day, a […]

CEO issues notification for conduct of Panchayat by-polls

CEO issues notification for conduct of Panchayat by-polls

JAMMU, FEBRUARY 15: Chief Electoral Officer, J&K, (Election Authority under J&K Panchayati Raj Rules, 1996) Shailendra Kumar today issued notification for the conduct of by-elections for Panchayati Polls-2020 to elect Sarpanches and Panches. The notification has been issued for Pahalgam and Dachnipora blocks in District Anantnag, Ganastan, Nowgam and Sumbal in District Bandipora, Kandi Belt […]

Three killed, two injured in highway accident in Kathua

Three killed, two injured in highway accident in Kathua

Jammu, Feb 15: Three people were killed and two others injured after their car veered off the road and hit a parapet wall of the Jammu-Pathankot highway in Kathua district, police said. The accident occurred at Mangtia Morh near Rajbagh when they were going to Jammu from Kathua. It is suspected that the driver lost […]

3 people go missing after avalanche in Gurez

3 people go missing after avalanche in Gurez

Srinagar, Feb 15:) At least three persons are feared missing after an avalanche in north Kashmir’s Gurez area on Saturday, police said. “An avalanche struck Gurez area today. Three persons are reportedly trapped under it,” a police official said. A rescue operation has been launched to trace the missing persons, he said. Further details are […]

4 drug-peddlers held

4 drug-peddlers held

Jammu, Feb 15: Four alleged drug-peddlers were arrested after 460 kilograms of poppy straw and 270 grams of heroin was recovered from their possession at different places in Ramban and Samba districts of Jammu and Kashmir, police said on Saturday. Gurpeet Singh, a resident of Ludhiana in Punjab, was arrested after 450 kg of poppy […]