Deputations from Marwah, Langate, Leh, Karnah meet CM Raise demands, seek redressal; Mehbooba assures time bound redressal

Deputations from Marwah, Langate, Leh, Karnah meet CM Raise demands, seek redressal; Mehbooba assures time bound redressal

  Jammu, Feb 13: Several deputations and people from all walks of life called on the Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti here today and brought several of their issues into her notice and sought their redressal. A deputation of members of Gurduwara Prabandak Committee led by S. Janak Singh sought reservation for Sikh community in Government […]

Three gamblers arrested in Srinagar

  Srinagar, Feb 13: In its drive against social crimes a Police party of Police Station Nowgam on a tip off raided a gambling site near Nowgam Chowk and arrested three gamblers identified as Jehangir Ahmad Rather resident of Batote, Ab Majeed Hajam resident of Hajam Mohalla Nowgam and Ajaz Ahmad Lone resident of Ramsoo. […]

Anantnag police rescues two pregnant ladies

Anantnag police rescues two pregnant ladies

  Srinagar, Feb 13: Anantnag police in its efforts to help the needy people, rescued two more pregnant ladies. Police party of Police station Larnoo on receiving a distress call proceeded towards village Tangwani & after extraneous efforts managed to transport the pregnant lady(name withheld ) to PHC Larnoo in a police vehicle, who was […]

Minimum temp settles below freezing point across Valley

  Srinagar, Feb 13: Intermittent snowfall continued at many places across Kashmir, even as the minimum temperature settled below the freezing point across the Valley and the Ladakh region. Kashmir experienced the seasons’s first major snowfall yesterday with the plains receiving snowfall between 5 inches to 22 inches, an official of the Meteorological (MeT) office […]

Traffic on Sgr-Jmu highway allowed for brief period before suspending again

  Srinagar, Feb 13: Traffic on the 300-km-long Srinagar-Jammu national highway was resumed for a brief period before suspending vehicular movement again due to fresh landslides at Penthal and Anokhapal Tuesday afternoon. The 300-km-long Srinagar-Jammu national highway was closed on Monday due to snow, landslides and slippery road condition. Meanwhile, the national highway, linking the […]

Pottery: A Dying Art Potters turn to other professions

Pottery: A Dying Art  Potters turn to other professions

  Srinagar, Feb 13: Hit by rising costs of essential commodities and lack of market interest, Kashmiri potters are now contemplating giving up their generations’ old profession. As the demand for the mud pots is on a decline, potters fear that their children may have to look for other professions. While sharing how they make […]

Indian, China troops organized BPM on LAC in Ladakh

  Srinagar, Feb 13: The Indian troops and Peoples Liberation Army (PLA) on Tuesday held a Border Personnel Meeting (BPM) on the occasion of “ Chinese Spring Festival” in Ladakh region, a defence ministry spokesman said this evening. Col Rajesh Kalia said both sides also sought to build on the mutual feeling to uphold the […]

Govt keen to establish enhanced administrative supervision of development works: Zulfkar

Govt keen to establish enhanced administrative supervision of development works: Zulfkar

  Rajouri, Feb 12: Minister for Food, Civil Supplies & Consumer Affairs and Tribal Affairs, Choudhary Zulfkar Ali on Sunday said the government is very keen to establish enhanced administrative control and supervision for monitoring of developmental works at grassroot level for their timely completion while ensuring work quality. He said this while speaking in […]

Sajad Lone chairs BoDs meeting of SC ST & BC Dev Corp Corp establishes 28675 income generating units with bank assistance involving subsidy of Rs 7.34 cr

Sajad Lone chairs BoDs meeting of SC ST & BC Dev Corp Corp establishes 28675 income generating units with bank assistance involving subsidy of Rs 7.34 cr

  Jammu, Feb 11: The Jammu and Kashmir Schedule Caste (SC), Schedule Tribe (ST) and other Backward Classes Development Corporation has established 28675 income generating units in the State with Bank Assistance involving subsidy of Rs 7.34 crore and Bank Loan of Rs 86.03 crore till date. This was informed during the 38th meeting of […]