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Back-to-back accidents disrupt traffic movement on Jammu-Srinagar NH

JAMMU: Traffic movement on the Jammu- Srinagar National Highway was disrupted twice on Saturday after accidents, involving six vehicles, at the Chenani-Nashri tunnel and at Peerah in Ramban district. Vehicular movement on the nearly 300-km highway, the only all-weather road linking Kashmir to the rest of the country, came to a standstill for several hours, […]

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DDC Srinagar reviews arrangements for Urs Hazrat Sheikh Abdul Qadir

SRINAGAR, : District Development Commissioner Srinagar, Dr. Syed Abid Rasheed Shah, Saturday visited the shrine of Hazrat Sheikh Abdul Qadir Jeelani at Khanyar to review the arrangements for the forthcoming Urs of the revered saint. The Urs of the revered saint, also popularly known as Ghous-ul-Azam Peer Dastageer Sahib, is to be observed in Srinagar as part of Kashmir-wide religious observance from December to […]

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J&K Bank appoints kin of slain guards, provides financial relief of Rs 20 Lacs

Srinagar,:  Following up on the killing of two private security guards namely Tariq Ahmad and Mushtaq Ahmad in Shopian by unidentified gunmen, J&K Bank today granted jobs to the kin of slain. Today, Chairman and CEO Parvez Ahmad handed over the appointment letters and cash certificates worth Rs 10 Lacs each to the bereaved families here at the Corporate […]

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Alliance with BJP in J&K, a bold move by Mehbboba Mufti, now durable: Haseeb Drabu

Panaji:-Jammu and Kashmir Finance Minister Haseeb Ahmed Drabu Jammu and Kashmir Finance Minister Haseeb Ahmed Drabu claimed that the alliance between the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), which no one thought would last a week, has now turned into a durable one. Speaking at the “India Ideas Conclave 2017” in […]

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2018 will be less challenging; ‘Operation all-out’ to continue: DGP SP Vaid

jammu:-Jammu and Kashmir DGP S P Vaid today said 2018 would be less troublesome as the situation in the Valley was fast limping back to normal. He said ‘Operation all-out’, an offensive launched by the security forces to flush out militants, would continue till there was complete peace in the state. The top cop was […]

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Ansari reviews development of water sports infrastructure under PMDP

JAMMU,- Minister for Information Technology, Technical Education, Youth Services and Sports Imran Raza Ansari today directed the officers to start pre-execution work on the proposed sites for the development of water sports in the state. The Minister said this while chairing a meeting to review the development of water sports infrastructure under PMDP in the […]

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DGP inaugurates CME & Live Surgical Workshop on Minimal Access Surgery at Police Hospital Jammu

JAMMU,  : The LAPCON-PHJ-17 CME and Live Surgical Workshop on Minimal Access Surgery was inaugurated by Director General of Police, Dr. S.P Vaid at Police Hospital, Jammu, today.           Speaking on the occasion the DGP complemented the Superintendent of the Police Hospital, Jammu and his team for fulfilling the commitment and the mission they had taken up […]

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Tral shuts to mourn the death of JeM militant

tral;-A complete shutdown is being observed today in Tral township of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district to mourn the death of Jaish-e-Mohammad militant. All shops and other business establishments remained closed in the town while public transport was off the roads. On Saturday morning, locals found the body of a JeM militant in Eidgah area of […]

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Private educational institutions can conduct remedial classes: DSEK

SRINAGAR, : Following the public demand, the Directorate of School Education Kashmir (DSEK) today granted permission for remedial classes to be conducted by the recognized private educational institutions of Kashmir division. “The recognized private educational institutions of Kashmir division can conduct remedial teaching classes during winter vacations, subject to certain conditions,” Director School Education Kashmir, […]

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Naeem Akhtar asks students to be torch-bearers of peace, humanity

RAJOURI,: Minister for Public Works, Naeem Akhtar today stressed on the need to inculcate moral values and ethics among the students who become the future leaders and guide the nation towards the path of development. The Minister was addressing a gathering of scholars, students and academicians at the 13th Foundation Day celebrations of Baba Ghulam […]

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