12 years on, Rawalpora-Khansahib bridge still incomplete

Raja Bilal Srinagar, Sep 19: Despite passing of 12 years, the authorities have failed to complete Rawalpora Bridge. Strong resentment is brewing among locals against inordinate delay in completion of the project. A local resident said that “the work on the project was started before many years and government had assured us the bridge would […]

Srinagar police solve burglary case

Stolen items worth lacs recovered Srinagar, Sep 19: Srinagar police solved a burglary case by arresting two persons involved in the crime. Stolen items worth lacs of rupees were also recovered from their possession. On 13th of September 2018, Police Station Rainawari received a written complaint from Javid Ahmad Khan son of Mohammad Aslam Khan […]

Street vendors occupy footpaths, roadsides in Sgr

  Srinagar, Sep 4: The commuters here in Srinagar city alleged that street vendors continue to hamper pedestrian and traffic movement despite repeated directions from the High Court on their removal. They said that at city centre Lal Chowk and adjoining areas, shopkeepers occupy the footpaths and roads making the movement of vehicles and pedestrians […]

Start work on double shift to complete JCR flyover, TRC grade separator: Div Com

Start work on double shift to complete JCR flyover, TRC grade separator: Div Com

Srinagar: Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Baseer Ahmad Khan today directed officers of ERA to expedite the construction of Jehangir Chowk-Rambagh (JCR) flyover and TRC grade separator and ensure its timely completion by starting work on double shift basis. The Divisional Commissioner made these directions while reviewing the progress of construction works of the two prestigious projects […]

Geelani appeals people to celebrate Eid with austerity

Geelani appeals people to celebrate Eid with austerity

Srinagar: Extending his heartfelt Eid greetings to the Muslim Ummah in general and the Muslims of Jammu and Kashmir in particular, Syed Ali Geelani made fervent appeal to celebrate Eid-ul-Azha with simplicity and austerity and asked affluent families of the State to take care of the needy, orphans, widows, elderly and families of martyrs & […]

Advisors Vyas, Kumar, Ganai greet people on Eid

Advisors Vyas, Kumar, Ganai greet people on Eid

Srinagar, Aug 21: Advisors to Governor, B B Vyas, K Vijay Kumar and Khurshid Ahmad Ganai have extended greetings and good wishes to the people of the State on the auspicious occasion of Eid ul Azha. In their separate messages, the Advisors observed that this festival symbolizes strength of faith and willingness to offer the […]

Empowered Committee clears 34 cases for regularization under SRO-520

Stop sending sub-judice cases to EC: Navin to Deptts

Empowered Committee clears 34 cases for regularization under SRO-520

Srinagar: The Governor’s administration today gave its nod to regularisation under SRO-520 of 34 casual/seasonal/need-based and other workers of different departments. Chairing a meeting of the Empowered Committee constituted under SRO-520, Principal Secretary Finance, Navin K Choudhary, cleared 16 cases from PHE, eight from Agriculture Production, six from Rural Development Department, two from Forest and […]

KU postpones PG entrance exams scheduled on Aug 26

KU postpones PG entrance exams scheduled on Aug 26

Srinagar: Authorities at the Kashmir University on Tuesday postponed the entrance tests for post-graduate courses scheduled on August 26. “It is notified for the information of all concerned candidates that all KU PG Entrance Tests scheduled to be held on 26-08-2018 have been postponed,” said a varsity spokesperson. The exams will now be held on […]

Markets across Valley abuzz with shoppers

Markets across Valley abuzz with shoppers

Srinagar: Kashmir Valley is all set to celebrate Eid-ul-Azha on Wednesday with traditional fervour and gaiety. Markets across the Valley, including the summer capital Srinagar, wore a festive look on Monday as people came out in large numbers to shop. People in Kashmir usually observe Eid-ul-Azha for three days and the festival begins with congregational […]

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