Dalgate locals stage protest against liquor trade

Dalgate locals stage protest against liquor trade

Srinagar: The locals from tourist hub Dalgate Friday raised voice against the presence of liquor shops in their neighbourhood and protested on Boulevard road with the demand to immediately remove them. Eyewitnesses said that a large number of people shortly after the culmination of Friday congregational prayers assembled on Boulevard road in Dalgate Srinagar and […]

KVJA holds elections: Bashir Lone elected as president

KVJA holds elections: Bashir Lone elected as president

Srinagar: Kashmir Video Journalists Association (KVJA) Friday held it’s general body elections in Srinagar, to ensure free and fair process, some senior journalists were invited to supervise the process. Bashir Lone of New Delhi based Television news channel (CNN News 18) was elected as president of the Video Journalist Association (KVJA), Fayaz Ahmed Latha of […]

DCF Srinagar directs Indigo airlines to pay Rs 47000 for missing baggage

DCF Srinagar directs Indigo airlines to pay Rs 47000 for missing baggage

Srinagar, Nov 10: The District Consumer Forum (DCF), Srinagar, has directed Indigo Airlines to pay Rs 47,000 to a passenger who lost his luggage during Delhi to Srinagar travel five years ago. The Airlines has been directed to pay the amount within one month failing which, the amounts shall carry interest at the rate of […]

Fake I-Cards of security agencies, licenses recovered from fraudster

Fake I-Cards of security agencies, licenses recovered from fraudster

Srinagar: Srinagar police has arrested a fraudster and recovered fake government documents including I-Cards of security agencies and fake licenses. Acting on a specific information, a police party of Police Station Nigeen laid a surprise naka in its jurisdiction and arrested one person namely Ghulam Jeelani resident of Shaheedgunj. On his checking few fake driving […]

Use of antibiotics for Swine flu inappropriate: DAK

Use of antibiotics for Swine flu inappropriate: DAK

Srinagar: Doctors in Kashmir valley prescribe antibiotics for swine flu even though it is caused by a virus against which antibiotics have no effect, said Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) on Thursday in a communiqué. President DAK and flu expert Dr Nisar ul Hassan said swine flu is a viral infection that is not helped by […]

Instead of issuing statements, highlight miseries of Kashmiris: Malik to Pak PM

Instead of issuing statements, highlight miseries of Kashmiris: Malik to Pak PM

Srinagar: While reacting to a recent statement on independence of Kashmir by Pakistani Prime Minister Shahid Khanqan Abbasi, Jammu Kashmir liberation front (JKLF), Chairman Muhammad Yasin Malik Tuesday said that Kashmiris are being brutalized, terrorized and are passing through a tough time. He said, “In these testing times, instead of issuing statements that may create […]

Kashmir resolution lies in respecting people’s sentiment, says Jama’at

Kashmir resolution lies in respecting people’s sentiment, says Jama’at

Srinagar: Jama’at-e-Islami Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday said that it strongly believes that all the complex issues of the world can be resolved through dialogue provided the parties show sincerity and start it with the determination to reach a just conclusion. In a statement a spokesperson of the Jama’at said: “The stronger party should show […]

Address genuine issues, problems of traders: Rasheed to Govt

Address genuine issues, problems of traders: Rasheed to Govt

Srinagar: Awami Ittehad Party Chairperson and MLA Langate Er Rasheed on Tuesday urged the Jammu and Kashmir Government to address the genuine issues and problems of the traders of Fruit Mandi Sopore and fulfill all the promises made with the fruit growers and office bearers of the Mandi. While interacting with fruit growers and office […]

SMC Commissioner suspends 15 employees

SMC Commissioner suspends 15 employees

Move taken to make officials accountable Srinaga: To imbibe work culture in Srinagar Municipal Corporation (SMC), the SMC chief today suspended 15 employees of the Corporation. The move is taken to make all the hierarchies accountable and ensure punctuality. Sources said that SMC Commissioner Riyaz Ahmed Wani Tuesday suspended 15 employees for their lack of […]

Absence of NEET centre in Kashmir jeopardizes career of aspirants: DAK

Absence of NEET centre in Kashmir jeopardizes career of aspirants: DAK

Srinagar: With no National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) centre in Kashmir for postgraduate medical courses, Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) on Thursday said the decision would jeopardize the career of thousands of aspiring doctors. President DAK Dr Nisar ul Hassan in a communiqué  said absence of examination centre for MD/MS/PG Diploma courses has left aspirant […]