Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Shri Amarnathji Yatra 2018 : 11038 pilgrims pay obeisance at the Holy Cave

On the 17th day of the ongoing Shri Amarnathji Yatra, 11,038 Yatris paid obeisance at the Holy Cave. Till date 1,76,044 Yatris had the darshan of...

Advisor Vyas reviews progress of flagship projects in power sector

Advisor to Governor B B Vyas today reviewed the progress of power sector here and directed for curbing power pilferage and cutting down on...

Life returns to normal after two days in Kupwara

Life returned to normal on Saturday after remaining crippled due to strike and restrictions for two days in the frontier district of Kupwara, where...

Police seeks public help to identify a minor boy

Srinagar police on Saturday sought help of the general public to identify a minor boy who was roaming in the area falling under the...

PDD daily-wager dies of electric shock in Sopore

A Power Development Department (PDD) dailywager died due to an electric shock in Sopore area of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Saturday. Reports said the...

First batch of Hajj pilgrims from J&K leaves for Saudi Arabia

The first batch of 820 pilgrims from Jammu and Kashmir left for Saudi Arabia on Saturday to perform this year's Hajj pilgrimage. Special buses from...

Train service resumes in Kashmir valley

Train service was resumed in the Kashmir valley on Saturday after remaining suspended on Friday for security reasons. A senior railway official said that train...

No forecast of heavy rainfall for next 2 weeks: MeT office

The meteorological department  said there won’t be “continuous or heavy rainfall” for a week from 19 July in Kashmir, though active monsoon may cause...

Govt issues clarification on implementation of CDS guidelines

The Planning and Development Department has issued guidelines for implementation of Constituency Development Scheme (CDS) during the Suspended Animation of the State Assembly in...

DGP reiterates appeal to youth to avoid going near encounter site in Kashmir

Reiterating his appeal to people, particularly youth, not to go near the areas where encounter are taking place between militants and security forces, Director...

Local News

All women branch of J&K Bank inaugurated in Kashmir

All women branch of Jammu and Kashmir Bank (JKB) was on Monday inaugurated by first lady Usha Vohra at a function organized here, an...

Cop martyred, another hurt in attack by militants on former legislator

A policeman was martyred and another injured today as militants attacked the vehicle of a former legislator in Pulwama district, police said. Militants fired upon...

Govt issues guidelines for constitution of Interdepartmental Committees

The Government today asked the Administrative Secretaries to submit proposals regrading constitution of Interdepartmental Committees to the General Administration Department for issuance of necessary...