Clashes erupt after Friday Prayers at Jamia Masjid

Srinagar, Dec 7: Clashes erupted at Jamia Masjid post Friday prayers and government forces used pellets and tear gas to disperse people, on Friday. According to reports minor clashes erupted between youth and government forces after Friday prayers ended. “Tear gas and pellets were used to disperse protesting youth,” they said.

Intense cold wave grips Kashmir, Gulmarg shivers at minus 4.6 degree

Srinagar, Dec 6: There was no relief from chilly weather conditions as the mercury remained below freezing point across Kashmir valley, where day chill intensified due to overcast conditions, coupled with ice cold winds. Meanwhile, people continued to shiver in Ladakh region, where border town of Leh was the coldest place in the region at […]

Theft incidents on rise inside LD Hospital, allege attendants

Srinagar, Dec 6: Next time you visit Lal Ded Hospital, be sure your belongings don’t get stolen. A number of attendants Thursday alleged that their shoes, and blankets were stolen in the wards of the hospital while authorities neither took their complaint seriously nor were ready to peep through CCTV footage. “We had a patient […]

Police arrest six gamblers at Noorbagh

Srinagar, Dec 4: Srinagar police while continuing its drive against social crimes arrested six gamblers in Noorbagh area and recovered stake money of rupees 13500 from the gambling site. A police party of Police Post Noorbagh led by In-charge Police Post Noorbagh raided a gaming site at Guzerbal Noorbagh. During the raid six gamblers were […]

HCI extends date for submission of Hajj application till Dec 12

Srinagar, Dec 4: The Executive Officer, J&K State Hajj Committee today informed that the Hajj Committee of India (HCI), Mumbai has extended the date for submission of Hajj application forms up to 12th December 2018. In an official handout issued here, the aspiring pilgrims for Hajj 2019 have been asked to submit their Hajj application […]

Day 3 of KWFF ‘Beyond the Clouds’ screened at Tagore Hall

Srinagar, Nov 30: Iranian filmmaker Majid Majidi’s Bollywood flick Beyond the Clouds was screened on the third day of Kashmir World Film Festival (KWFF) at Tagore Hall here. The film stars Ishaan Khatter, Malavika Mohanan in the lead roles. The other films that were screened during the day include Nitendra Singh’s Baraf Pani, Asiya Zahoor’s […]

Despite ban, unabated use of polythene continues in Srinagar

Wahid Bhat Srinagar, Nov 29: Even though the use of polythene is officially banned, but its use is seen everywhere especially in the Srinagar city; courtesy the miserable failure of Srinagar Municipal Corporation (SMC) to control this menace. However, the SMC way back in 2009 had launched a massive anti-polythene drive but that didn’t sustain […]

Mayor visits Saraibala, interacts with people

Mayor visits Saraibala, interacts with people

Srinagar, Nov 29: Mayor Srinagar Junaid Azim Matoo along with officers of Corporation on Thursday conducted an extensive tour of Sarai Balla and it’s adjoining areas. “The aim of the tour was to review sanitation and other major functions of Corporation for the upcoming URS of Peer Dastageer Sahib shrine,” said a spokesperson. During his […]

TJAC delegation meets Advisor (G), Principal Secy Finance, Secy School Education

Srinagar, Nov 28: A high level delegation of Teachers Joint Action Committee (TJAC) led by President Employees Joint Action Committee, Chairman Teachers Joint Action Committee, Abdul Qayoom Wani on Wednesday met with Advisor to Governor Khurshid Ahmed Ganie, Principal Secretary Finance Naveen Kumar Chowdhary and Secretary School Education Ajit Kumar Sahu in their office chambers […]

J&K Bank Officers’ Federation calls emergency meet on Nov 28

Srinagar, Nov 25: In the wake of recent developments and decisions concerning the Jammu & Kashmir Bank, All India J&K Bank Officers’ Federation has called an emergency meeting at Srinagar on 28th November, 2018 (Wednesday) wherein all the constituent units of Federation across the country are participating to discuss the State Administrative Council (SAC) decision […]

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