Youth booked under PSA shifted to Kot Bhalwal

Srinagar, Feb 22: Police has booked a youth under Public Safety Act (PSA) in south Kashmir and shifted him to Kot Bhalwal Jail in Jammu, official sources said. They said Muzamil Ganie son of Ghulam Mohd Ganie of Chatpora village of Pulwama was shifted to Kot Bhalwal last evening after he was arrested by police […]

Dr Shahid Iqbal assumes charge as DC Srinagar

Srinagar, Feb 22: Dr Shahid Iqbal Choudhary today assumed charge as Deputy Commissioner Srinagar taking over from Dr Syed Abid Rasheed Shah who was accorded farewell in a function at DC Office here. Handing over the charge to him Dr Shah said Dr Shahid Iqbal is one of the most professional and committed officers and […]

Kashmir highway again closed, hundreds of vehicles stranded

Kashmir highway again closed, hundreds of vehicles stranded

Srinagar, Feb 21: Hundreds of vehicles got stranded after the 300-km-long Srinagar –Jammu national highway was closed yet on Thursday again due to fresh snowfall and landslides besides shooting stones, triggered by heavy rain while Ladakh highway and historic Mughal road remained shut since December last year. Traffic on the national highway, the all only […]

ICPS establishes 24×7 Help Desk at Lal Ded hospital for abandoned babies

Srinagar, Feb 20: Jammu Kashmir Integrated Child Protection Scheme (JKICPS) under the guidance of Juvenile Justice Board and Chairmanship of Selection Cum Over Sight Committee Chief, Justice (Retd) Hasnain Masoodi have come up with the first of its kind 24×7 Help Desk at Lal Ded Hospital, Srinagar. This Help Desk would be the lifeline for […]

EJAC to protest on Feb 27 against suspension of two ULB employees

Srinagar, Feb 20: Employees Joint Action Committee (EJAC) has decided to stage a protest against the government for suspending two of employees who as per them raised their voice against the corruption. EJAC leaders said that ULB Employees United Forum had raised their voice against the corruption but the leadership of the forum was suspended. […]

Inclement weather: Winter vacations in Kashmir colleges extended up to Feb 22

Srinagar, Feb 20: In view of the inclement weather conditions, the Divisional administration in Kashmir has ordered further extension in winter vacations in colleges across the division. Divisional Commissioner Baseer Ahmad Khan said all colleges across the Kashmir division scheduled to reopen tomorrow after winter vacations will now reopen on Saturday February 23. He said […]

Weatherman forecast moderate rains, snow in next 2 days

Weatherman forecast moderate rains, snow in next 2 days

Srinagar, Feb 19: Weatherman on Tuesday forecast widespread moderate rains and snow in the state in next two days while traffic on highway plied from Srinagar to Jammu on Tuesday. Amid forecast for more rains and snow tomorrow and day after it, night temperatures increased across the Kashmir Valley. A meteorological department official told GNS […]

Students hold protests in Srinagar, Sopore against attacks on Kashmiris outside JK

Srinagar, Feb 18: Students staged protests in Srinagar and Sopore areas on Monday against attacks on Kashmiris studying and working outside Jammu and Kashmir. Students at Wadura campus of Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology (SKUAST) protested inside the college premises and demanded an immediate release of Kashmiri student detained in Himachal Pradesh on […]

EJCC protests against harassment of Kashmiris outside Valley

Srinagar, Feb 18: After attacks on employees in Jammu, the Employees Joint Consultative Committee (EJCC) Monday staged a protest against the attacks on Kashmiris in Jammu and students studying in different colleges outside the State. The EJCC members assembled in Srinagar’s press enclave and chanted slogans in favour of safety to Kashmiris who are currently […]

Weatherman predicts fresh spell of rain, snow in Kashmir

Srinagar, Feb 17: The weatherman has forecast a fresh spell of rain and snowfall in the Kashmir Valley from Sunday evening till January 22. “We expect scattered light rain and snow to commence over many parts of Jammu and Kashmir by today evening till February 22. However the intensity will increase from Monday,” an official […]

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