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Govt Asks DCs To Ensure R-Day Celebrated In befitting Manner

Govt Asks DCs To Ensure R-Day Celebrated In befitting Manner

Srinagar: The government has asked the deputy commissioners to make all the necessary arrangements in their respective districts and ensure that the 26th January was celebrated in a “befitting manner.” In an order issued here, the government has asked all Deputy Commissioners to ensure that all the officers, officials and employees of their respective districts […]

Army 2018 ‘remarkable’ year remarks inhuman: Mirwaiz

Army 2018 ‘remarkable’ year remarks inhuman: Mirwaiz

Srinagar: Hurriyat Conference (M) chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on Friday described army commander’s statement statement of army that 2018 was a remarkable year for them in Kashmir as they killed over 250 militants as extremely “unfortunate and inhuman.” “it is strange that a well trained armed force meant to fight another well trained armed force […]

Snowfall starts amid weather warning

Snowfall starts amid weather warning

Srinagar: Snowfall started in Srinagar and most parts of Valley on Friday amid a weather alert issued by the local meteorological department issued here. Reports said that it started snowing in Srinagar and other central Kashmir district of Ganderbal around Friday evening . Reports of snowfall was received from Pulwama and Shopian district along with […]

Police issue advisory ahead of Jan 26 celebrations

Police issue advisory ahead of Jan 26 celebrations

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Police Thursday issued advisory to officers, asking them to remain vigil round-the-clock as several new check-points have been set up for frisking of people here. The present security situation in the state, some nakas and frisking points have been established in the city as well as rural areas for the security […]

Life is hell in Langate villages, after weeks of no drinking water

Life is hell in Langate villages, after weeks of no drinking water

Srinagar: Water is a basic necessity of life. Without water life is hell. The Public Health Engineering (PHE) department had made life hell for a dozen of villages in Langate area of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district. These villages are facing acute shortage of drinking water in this harshest phase of winter making the life of […]

JeM claims responsibility of twin grenade attacks

JeM claims responsibility of twin grenade attacks

Srinagar: Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) has claimed responsibly of the grenade attacks in Srinagar and Shopian on Friday. A spokesperson of JeM Mohammad Hassan in a statement issued to GNS claimed that three forces personnel were critically injured in the attack on a CRPF vehicle at City Centre Lal Chowk just few steps away from the Ghanta […]

Fresh snow spell likely in Valley from tomorrow

Fresh snow spell likely in Valley from tomorrow

Srinagar: The meteorological department has predicted another spell of moderate to heavy snowfall in the Kashmir region from Saturday onwards. With the western disturbances likely to affect the region, the officials have also warned of disruption of road, rail and air traffic from Saturday morning. “The western disturbances are most likely to affect the state […]

Kupwara resident arrested with ammunition: Police

Kupwara resident arrested with ammunition: Police

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Police on Friday claimed to have arrested a person and recovered incriminating materials including ammunition from his possession in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district. “Kupwara police on a credible input arrested an individual and recovered incriminating materials including ammunition from his possession,” a police spokesman in a statement said. “Police in Kupwara […]

Bhatidhar village without water for last one Week

Bhatidhar village without water for last one Week

MENDHAR: The inhabitants of Bhatidhar in Mendhar area are without water for last one week According to the residents of the area that despite their repeated pleas to local engineers no action was taken to restore water supply in the area. The residents in an appeal to Chief Engineer have sought their immediate interference in […]

Under ‘Wealth from Waste’ initiative, Director Rural Sanitation interacts with bag makers

Under ‘Wealth from Waste’ initiative, Director Rural Sanitation interacts with bag makers

‘Bags made of waste cloths aimed to replace polythene bags in the state’ Jammu: Under the second phase of Swachh Bharat Mission- Gramin, the Directorate of Rural Sanitation, Jammu and Kashmir launched a “Wealth from Waste” initiative to provide alternative of polythene bags in the state. In this regard, a detailed interactive session was conducted […]

OPINION

The Power of Shadaqa (Giving charity) in The Month of Ramadan

Praise belongs to Almighty Allah who appointed among those roads His month, the month of Ramadan, the month of fasting, the month of submission, the month of purity, the month of putting to test, the month of standing in prayer, in which the Quran was sent down as guidance to the people, and as clear […]