Mega aquarium to come up in Srinagar

Srinagar, Jul 12: Government is mulling to setup a mega state of the art Aquarium /oceanarium at a cost of Rs 400 crore in Srinagar district. The Aquarium/ oaceanarium would come up on the analogy of Sentosa Island Singapore. The facility would be a major tourism attraction and be setup with world-class technology, design and […]

Saurabh Bhagat inspects ongoing work on Employment Complex Bemina

Srinagar, Jul 12: Commissioner Secretary Labour and Employment Department Saurabh Baghat today inspected ongoing work on Employment Complex Bemina being constructed at an estimated cost of Rs 10 crore. During the visit, Commissioner Secretary was briefed that the executing agency has made an expenditure of Rs 6 crore on the project so far. Superintending Engineer […]

Speeding vehicle injures elderly man in Srinagar

Srinagar, Jul 11: An elderly man was injured on Thursday after he was hit by a speeding vehicle on Srinagar-Baramulla highway near Lawaypora area of Srinagar. Reports said that a speeding vehicle hit a man, who was trying to cross the road near Lawaypora on Srinagar-Baramulla road, resulting in injuries to the said person identified […]

Commissioner Secretary PWD inaugurates bridge at Bagh-e-Mehtab

Srinagar, Jul 11: Commissioner Secretary, Public Works Department Khurshid Ahmad Shah in presence of Deputy Commissioner Srinagar Shahid Iqbal Choudhary Thursday inaugurated the newly built bridge over Doodganga channel at Bagh-e-Mehtab here. The 30-meter-span truss grider bridge constructed at a cost of Rs. 1.77 crore is an important link connecting Bagh-e-Mehtab and adjoining areas with […]

Seminar on conservation of Dal Lake held in Srinagar

Srinagar, Jul 10: With a sole intention to protect and conserve the world famous Dal Lake, a seminar was organized here at Char Chinari Srinagar. The seminar titled “Responsibility of media towards Dal Lake” was organized by news agency “Kashmir News Trust”. A large number of Journalists participated in the seminar. Prominent among them were […]

Police arrest notorious drug peddler

Srinagar, Jul 9: Police in its recent action against drug dealings in Anantnag has arrested one drug peddler at a checkpoint and recovered contraband substance from his possession. Officers at a checkpoint established at Achabal Shelipora road, arrested one notorious drug peddler. He has been identified as Mohd Yousf resident of Achabal and was shifted […]

Students of BA LLB from CUK demand change in date sheet

Srinagar, Jul 9: The students of 8th semester of B.A L.L.B from Central University of Kashmir Tuesday said that the issues pertaining to them in the varsity are not being redressed since long, thus leaving them to lurch at large. The students said that the unresolved issues have resulted in hardships to them. “We approached […]

J&K Bank commissions ATM at Srinagar Airport

Srinagar, Jul 9: Ensuring easy access to cash and other banking services at prominent public places, J&K Bank today commissioned an Automated Teller Machine(ATM)in the departure area of the Srinagar International Airport terminal building. J&K Bank Chairman and Managing Director, Rajesh Kumar Chhibber and Director Srinagar International Airport, Akash Deep Mathur jointly inaugurated the ATM […]

Bus safety rules: Schools asked to submit compliance report by Jul 15

Srinagar, Jul 8: District Magistrate Srinagar Dr Shahid Iqbal Choudhary Monday directed all schools in the district to submit a report indicating compliance with June 26 order directing strict adherence to bus safety rules. In a communication, all schools operating in the district have been asked to submit the said compliance report by July 15. […]

Rampant unemployment in JK matter of grave concern: G H Mir

Srinagar, Jul 7: Jammu and Kashmir Democratic Party Nationalist (JKDPN) organised one day party workers convention at Kunzer. While addressing a gathering, president Democratic Party Nationalist and former Minister for Agriculture Ghulam Hassan Mir said that the exponential rise of unemployment in Jammu and Kashmir than rest of the country is a matter of grave […]