Srinagar - Page 2

/

Ghulam Rasool Malik Passes Away

With profound grief and sorrow, we inform the sad and untimely demise of our beloved father Ghulam Rasool Malik S/o Late Abdul Kabir Malik Rlo Shorgari Mohalla, Nawa Bazar Srinagar, Kashmir at his residence on 24 November. The Rasm-e-Chaharum (Fateha Khawani) will be observed at 2:30 am on 27″ November 2020 at their graveyard Shorgari

/

LG condoles demise of Maulana Kalbe Sadiq

Jammu, Nov 25: Lieutenant Governor, Manoj Sinha has expressed his condolences on the sad demise of Maulana Kalbe Sadiq, Vice President, All India Muslim Personal Law Board(AIMPLB). “Saddened to learn about the passing away of Maulana Kalbe Sadiq. He was an Eminent Islamic scholar, noted educationist, preacher and harbinger of communal unity & progressive thinking”,

/

J&K Sports Council signs MoU with Suresh Raina Cricket Academy

JAMMU, NOVEMBER 24: The J&K Sports Council today entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Suresh Raina Cricket Academy to develop budding cricketers of J&K to National & International level with comprehensive training programme at a professional level. The MoU was signed in the presence of Lieutenant Governor, Manoj Sinha and International Cricketer, Suresh

closeup of the feet of a dead body covered with a sheet, with a blank tag tied on the big toe of his left foot, in monochrome, with a vignette added
/

BSF Hands Over Body Of Pak National Killed On IB In Samba

Jammu, Nov 24: Border Security Forces on Tuesday handed over the body of a 77-year-old civilian to Pakistan army at a flag meeting held along the international border in Samba district. The septuagenarian identified as Abdul Hamid son Rajdeen of Chaman Khurd Shakargarh Pakistan was killed in BSF firing when he crossed the border yesterday

/

JKSSB cautions candidates against unscrupulous elements

Jammu, Nov 24: Taking strong cognizance of some unscrupulous elements who are using deceitful methods to mislead the gullible candidates regarding recruitments, Jammu and Kashmir Services Selection Board (JKSSB) has cautioned the candidates/aspirants against such crooked people. The Board has taken serious notice of this process of exploiting the innocent youth saying that these vested

/

covid-19: 431 new cases, 10 deaths reported in J&K

Srinagar, Nov 24: Sixteen travelers were among 431 fresh covid-19 cases reported in Jammu and Kashmir in the last 24 hours, taking the total count to 107330. ten people also died due to the virus during the time, officials said on Tuesday. Of them, 253 were from Jammu Division and 178 from Kashmir Division, they

/

DC Sgr visits Dastgeer Sahib, reviews Urs arrangements

SRINAGAR, NOVEMBER 24: Deputy Commissioner, Srinagar, Dr Shahid Iqbal Choudhary, Tuesday morning visited the shrine of Dastgeer Sahib at Sarai Bala to take stock of the arrangements made for the Urs of the revered saint Hazrat Sheikh Abdul Qadir Jeelani (RA). During the visit the DC sought details of arrangements different departments have made for

/

HC Dismisses Application Challenging SMC Mayor’s Election Scheduled Tomorrow

Srinagar, Nov 24: The J&J high court today dismissed an application, seeking a stay on the notification for election of Mayor Srinagar Municipal Corporation which is scheduled tomorrow. Two persons from National Conference—Nuzrat Ara and Ali Mohammad Tantray, claiming to be contesting for Councilor in the by-elections of the Municipal Corporation, had filed the petition

/

Risk of heart attack, stroke doubles in winter: DAK

Srinagar, Nov 24: Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) on Tuesday said the number of heart attack and stroke patients at Kashmir hospitals doubles in winter “There is increase in number of deaths from heart attacks and strokes during winter months,” said DAK President and influenza expert Dr Nisar ul Hassan. “Not only elderly people, but young

/

Mohamad Ashraf Hakak bereaved

Srinagar: Mother of Mohamad Ashraf Hakak, former Joint Director Information Kashmir and Officer on Special Duty (OSD) to Lieutenant Governor’s Advisor Farooq Khan passed away after a brief illness, family sources said. INS team offers deep condolence over the demise and expresses sympathy with the bereaved family.

/

Ramban accident: 2 Persons Dead Killed, Operation On

Jammu,Nov 24: A day after a vehicle rolled down into river Chenab in Ramban district, the police on Tuesday said that two persons onboard it have been killed and efforts are ongoing to retrieve their bodies from the vehicle (Mahindra Bolero). The vehicle plunged into the fast-flowing water body last night near Mehar area along

/

All passengers coming by train to be tested on arrival’ vaccine expected to be available soon

Jammu, Nov 23: The Chief Secretary, B V R Subrahmanyam today chaired a meeting to take stock of continued efforts towards mitigating COVID-19 pandemic and the related Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and policies. Financial Commissioner, Health & Medical Education, Divisional Commissioner, Jammu, Deputy Commissioners of Jammu, Udhampur, Reasi, Samba and Kathua, and Mission Director, National

/

Advisor Baseer Khan reviews DDC election, winter preparedness in South Kashmir

Pulwama, Nov 23: Advisor to Lieutenant Governor, Baseer Ahmad Khan, visited south Kashmir districts to review the arrangements being put in place by the district administration for smooth conduct of upcoming District Development Council and Panchayat by-elections. During the meeting, Advisor also reviewed winter preparedness of the districts of Pulwama, Shopian, Kulgam and Anantnag. Deputy

Jammu: Vehicles moving towards Jammu-Srinagar highway which was closed due to heavy snowfall in Kashmir valley, near Patnitop, about 110 km from Jammu on Saturday.PTI Photo(PTI1_7_2017_000270A)
///

Snowfall, Landslides Close Highway

Srinagar, Nov 23: The Jammu-Srinagar Highway, the only surface link connecting Kashmir valley with the outside world, was closed for traffic on Monday due to fresh snowfall and landslides in Ramban district, officials said. Over 300 vehicles have been stranded due to the closure of the thoroughfare due to landslides in Ramban district and snowfall

/

Disproportionate Property Worth Crores Of Revenue Officer Detected: ACB

Srinagar, Nov 23: Anti-Corruption Bureau carried searches at the residence of a revenue officer and detected property worth crores of rupees disproportionate to his income. In a press release here, the ACB said that a case under FIR No (25/2020) was registered in police station ACB Srinagar against Abdul Rashid Malla, Naib Tehsildar, Rawalpora Srinagar

Mughal Road: The Mughal road connecting Shopian in south Kashmir with Rajouri and Poonch closed due to fresh snowfall in Poonch on Sunday.PTI Photo(PTI10_25_2015_000241B)
/

Mughal Road closed amid snowfall

Poonch, Nov 23: The Mughal road, connecting Shopian and Poonch districts, has been closed amid fresh snowfall along the thoroughfare, officials said on Monday. DySP Surankote Mohammed Khaliq Choudhary said that the road has been closed as it was snowing in the area. “The road would be opened depending upon weather conditions”. Sources said that

/

Brief gunfight in Machil Kupwara amid heavy snowfall

Srinagar, Nov 23: BSF troops were engaged in a brief gunfight after some suspicious movement was observed in Machil sector along Line of Control in Kupwara district, officials said on Monday. They said that the BSF troops fired several round last night after observing the suspicious movement. “BSF observed some movement on the intervening night

/

Advanced arrangements in place to ensure transparent, safe elections in JK: SEC Sharma

Srinagar: The State Election Commissioner, Jammu and Kashmir, K.K Sharma, today said that all advanced arrangements are being put in place to ensure transparent, safe and secure conduct of first time District Development Council elections, ULB and panchayat by elections in the Union Territory. These remarks were made by State Election Commissioner, while chairing a

/

J&K reports 564 new covid-19 cases, 5 deaths

Srinagar, Nov 22: 45 travelers were among 564 new novel coronavirus cases reported in Jammu and Kashmir in the last 24 hours, taking the total count to 106548, officials said on Sunday. Also five people succumbed to the virus during the time–four from Jammu division and one from Kashmir Valley. They said that 274 of

/

Flying object spotted along LoC, security on high alert in Poonch

Poonch, Nov 22: An alert has been sounded along Line of Control in Poonch district after a flying object was spotted in the mountainous district’s Mendhar sector on Sunday morning. Official sources said that the object was probably a drone and army has even reported hit it with a shell. SDPO Mendhar Z A Jafri

/

Srinagar Records Season’s Coldest Night, Other Parts Of Valley Shiver Too

Srinagar, Nov 22: Srinagar, the summer capital of the J&K, experienced the coldest night of this season as the mercury plummeted to minus3.7 degree Celsius, officials said on Sunday. A meteorological department official said that today’s minimum temperature was three degrees below the normal for this time of the year. However, he said, Gulmarg remained

????????????????????????????????????
/

HC Judge Asks stakeholders to understand responsibilities regarding traffic management

Srinagar: Srinagar Smart City Ltd, today, organized a Mega Traffic Awareness cum Road Safety Workshop at SKICC, inaugurated by Judge, High Court of J&K, Justice Ali Mohammad Magray. Dir SKIMS Soura, Principal SKIMS Bemina, Director Colleges, DC, Srinagar, SSP, Srinagar, Commissioner, SMC, Director School Education, Kashmir, HODs of various departments, traffic police officers, NGO’s, law

/

Sarmad Hafiz inaugurates Tourism Deptt’s 2 day Ethnic Food festival

Srinagar: The two-day Ethnic Food Craft Festival organized by the Department of Tourism kick started here today with around 50 women participants attending. The event was inaugurated by Secretary, Tourism, Culture & Youth Services & Sports, Sarmad Hafiz. Speaking on the occasion, the Tourism Secretary said cuisine, crafts and culture have been intrinsic components of

/

Teacher suspended for MCC violation

Doda, Nov 21: Nodal officer for Model Code of Conduct, Surat Singh (ADDC) has placed a government teacher under suspension for the violation of election model code of conduct (MCC). As per an order, the RET teacher posted at High School Breswana has been placed under suspension and the Tehsildar Gundana has been directed to

/

ALLEN Career Institute Launches Its Centre In Srinagar

Srinagar, Nov 21: Kota based ALLEN Career Institute Saturday formally opened its Srinagar Centre in Naseembagh area. Allen Career Institute was recently in news after one of its students Soyeb Aftab scored a perfect 720/720 this Season in NEET. After the inauguration ceremony, Soyeb Aftab told news agency KNT that he studied for two years

/

2 Women Injured In Pak Firing Along LoC In Poonch: Officials

Poonch, Nov 21: Two women were injured in a ceasefire violation by Pakistan army along the Line of Control in Poonch district of Jammu, officials said on Saturday. They said that Pakistan army resorted to firing and mortar shelling in Degwar, Malti and Dallan, leading to the injuries to two women. Identified as Mansha Bi

Covid
/

26 travelers among 608 new covid-19 cases reported in J&K

Srinagar, Nov 21: 26 travelers were among 608 new cases of novel coronavirus cases reported in Jammu and Kashmir in last 24 hours, taking the total tally to 105984. Among the cases, official sources that 311 were reported from Jammu and 297 from Kashmir Valley. Among the cases, they said, Srinagar reported 124, Baramulla 40,

/

Rusted Grenade Recovered In Poonch

Poonch, Nov 21: A rusted grenade was found by police during a routine checking in the Industry area o Poonch, officials said on Saturday. They said Bomb Disposal Squad was rushed on the spot which lifted the grenade. SHO Poonch SD Singh confirmed the recovery of the rusted device.

FIle Photo
/

Soldier killed, another injured as India, Pak exchange fire along LoC In Rajouri

Jammu, Nov 21: An army soldier was killed and another injured as India and Pakistan armies exchanged fire along Line of Control in Lam sector in Rajouri district, officials said on Saturday. The Indian army gave a “befitting response” to the unprovoked firing by Pakistan. “Pakistan Army resorted to unprovoked ceasefire violation on the line

/

Ensure effective implementation of snow clearance plan: Advisor Baseer Khan

GANDERBAL, NOVEMBER 20: Advisor to Lieutenant Governor, Baseer Ahmad Khan, has exhorted upon the concerned officers to work out an effective and comprehensive snow clearance plan for winters so that people may not suffer during heavy snowfall. Advisor issued these instructions while chairing a review meeting held here today to discuss and assess winter preparedness

/

Digital Taxi Services to be rolled out in J&K

Jammu: The Chief Secretary, B V R Subrahmanyam today chaired a meeting to review the preparations to roll out plying of digital taxi services in Jammu and Kashmir. The Administrative Secretaries of the departments of Housing & Urban Development, and Transport, Divisional Commissioners of Jammu and Kashmir, Deputy Commissioners of Srinagar and Jammu, and RTO,

/

Various activities being undertaken for promotion of tourism: Sarmad Hafiz

Srinagar: Secretary, Tourism, Culture & Youth Services & Sports, Sarmad Hafiz today said the Department is taking all steps to redress the issues of tourism stakeholders even as various promotional activities have been undertaken since the Unlocking for tourism sector began in Jammu & Kashmir. Interacting with various deputations of tourism stakeholders which met him

/

4 More Die Of Covid-19 In J&K

Srinagar, Nov 20: Jammu and Kashmir reported four more covid-19 related deaths in last 24 hours, taking the fatality count to 1622. Two deaths each were reported from Kashmir Valley and Jammu division, the officials said on Friday. Regarding the victims from Valley, they said that one of them was a 65-year-old woman from Shahlaal

Covid
/

661 New Covid-19 Cases Take J&K Tally To 105376

Srinagar, Nov 20: Jammu and Kashmir reported 661 fresh cases of novel coronavirus in last 24 hours, taking the tally to 105376, officials said on Friday. Giving district-wise details, they said Srinagar reported 169 cases, Baramulla 63, Budgam 53, Pulwama 22, Kupwara 27, Anantnag 16, Bandipora 21, Ganderbal 28, Kulgam 6, Shopian 3, Jammu 98,

/

CS reviews status of PMDP Projects

Jammu: The Chief Secretary, B V R Subrahmanyam chaired a meeting to review the sector-wise implementation of PMDP projects in terms of the physical and financial progress achieved till date. Extensive deliberations were held to review the progress of key developmental projects to augment infrastructure in road, power, and renewable energy sectors. The meeting also

/

Baseer Khan reviews winter preparedness, DDC election, Panchayat By-election arrangements

Srinagar: Advisor to Lieutenant Governor, Baseer Ahmad Khan today chaired a high level meeting here to review preparedness of administration in view of vagaries of weather, maintaining Law and Order during District Development Council elections and Panchayat By-Elections. Divisional Commissioner, Kashmir, PK Pole; Deputy Commissioner, Srinagar, Shahid Iqbal Chaudhary; IGP, Kashmir Vijay Kumar; SSP, Mohammad

/

Doon Cup: Downtown Heroes FC outplay Kashmir Avengers 3-1 on way to semi final

Srinagar, Nov 20: The clash between two newly formed I-League aspiring football clubs turned out as one sided affair as Downtown Heroes FC defeated Kashmir Avengers by 3-1 goals on Friday. It was quarter final clash of Doon International Football Tournament played at Doon International School Ground. Unlike previous games Downtown Heroes FC didn’t wasted

Mughal Road: The Mughal road connecting Shopian in south Kashmir with Rajouri and Poonch closed due to fresh snowfall in Poonch on Sunday.PTI Photo(PTI10_25_2015_000241B)
/

Mughal Road closed, 19 persons rescued at Pir Ki Gali

Poonch, Nov 20: The Mughal road, connecting Shopian and Poonch districts, has been closed even as authorities rescued 19 persons including a minor who had got trapped amid fresh snowfall along the thoroughfare last night, officials said on Friday. “19 persons have been rescued by teams of police and Army from Pir Ki Gali area

/

KU forms Working Group to ‘identify gaps’ in Dal Lake restoration

Srinagar, Nov 19: The University of Kashmir has constituted a high-level Working Group to promote ecological restoration of the famed Dal Lake in Srinagar. Apart from top varsity academics and researchers, the 15-member Working Group—to be headed by Vice-Chancellor Prof Talat Ahmad—comprises heads of several government departments and universities in the J&K Union Territory which

/

Sarmad Hafiz reviews functioning of Tourism offices outside J&K

Srinagar: Secretary, Tourism, Culture & Youth Services & Sports, Sarmad Hafiz today reviewed the functioning of offices of the Tourism Department outside Jammu & Kashmir. Chairing the online meeting, the Secretary Tourism impressed upon the Tourist officers manning these offices to remain in close liaison with the local tour & travel industries and apprise the

/

Advisor Baseer Khan visits Kupwara, reviews preparedness for DDC Elections, winters

Kupwara 19: Advisor to Lieutenant Governor, Baseer Ahmad Khan, today exhorted upon the officers to work with added dedication and proactive approach for smooth and successful conduct of District Development Council and Panchayat by-elections. Advisor said this while reviewing election preparations and winter preparedness in the district during a meeting. Divisional Commissioner, Kashmir, P.K. Pole;

/

‘No outside forces can derail us from our mission of peace and progress’: LG

Jammu: Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha today visited Government Medical College Jammu here to enquire about the wellbeing of JKP jawans injured while neutralizing militants in an encounter at Nagrota earlier today. The Lt Governor met the injured personnel undergoing treatment at the hospital and assured the men of the best possible health facility for their

/

5 More Fall Victim To Covid-19, Death Toll Reaches 1618 In J&K

Srinagar, Nov 19: Jammu and Kashmir reported five more covid-19 related deaths in the last 24 hours, taking the fatality count to 1618. Among them three were reported from Jammu division and two from Kashmir Valley, the officials said. The victims from Valley include a 70-year-old woman from Nichama Kupwara and a 73-year-old man from

Premium WordPress theme - Designed by GITS