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Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Traffic police issues advisory for PSVs

Traffic Police City, Srinagar today issued an advisory to all the public service vehicles (PSVs) registered with Taxi stand at Haftchinar.   According to the advisory,...

Centrally sponsored scheme for expecting mothers turns damp squib

A group of patients visiting JLNM Hospital at Rainawari here alleged that authorities are denying them various benefits under the centrally sponsored scheme ‘Janani...

Residential areas fast turning into commercial colonies in Srinagar

In absence of proper planning, residential areas are fast turning into commercial colonies in various areas of the summer capital.  The problem is compounded by...

NATA condoles demise

Nigeen Tourist Traders Association (NATA) has condoled the demise of prominent businessman of Srinagar, Ghulam Muhammad Wangnoo.  In a statement, chairman NATA, Manzoor Ahmad Wangnoo...

Sonwar residents demand closure of old dumping yard

Residents of Palpora area of Sonwar here Monday urged the Badamibagh Cantonment board to close the dumping yard in the area complaining that the...

3 years on, authorities fail to beautify IG Road

Despite passing of three years, authorities have failed to beautify median strip of the Indira Gandhi (IG) Road here.   This month every year, the four-kilometer...

CM hands over motorized bicycles among specially abled youth

Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti, handed over keys of motorized bicycles among eight specially abled youth here today. These youth had met the Chief Minister during...

Free workshops on upcoming entrance exams concludes

A series of free workshops on the art of competitive examinations for the students appearing in upcoming JEE-NEET examinations, concluded at Amar Singh College...

Small car owners decry repeated checking of documents

Small car owners in this capital city are feeling the heat of car driving in hassle free environment as frequent checking of vehicle documents...

Minister aghast over slow progress on city drainage projects

Minister of state Housing and urban development (H&UD) Asiea Naqash Saturday expressed displeasure over the slow pace of work on drainage system in the...

Geelani visits ailing Yasin Malik at SKIMS Soura

Chairman of Hurriyat Conference (G) Syed Ali Shah Geelani today visited SKIMS Soura to enquire about health of the chairman of JKLF, Muhammad Yasin...

‘Renal transplants at SKIMS have increased patient survival’

The department of Urology and Kidney transplant Unit (KTU) Sher-e-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS) Soura has conducted more than 250 successful kidney transplants...

Police seek help to trace missing youth

Police has sought help of people to trace a youth who is missing from 11 February from Batamaloo area here.  “As reported by one Muhammad...

Man held for availing loan from bank using fake documents

Police has arrested a person who was involved in availing loan of Rs 38 lakhs from Jammu and Kashmir Bank by using fake documents. Police...

Restrictions in Kashmir capital to prevent protests

Authorities imposed restrictions in parts of Srinagar city on Saturday to prevent a separatist-called protest, police said. The Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL), a separatist conglomerate...

Anti-encroachment drive held in city areas

Srinagar municipal corporation (SMC) Friday conducted anti-encroachment drive to remove street vendors from several areas in the summer capital. During the drive, nearly 30 kiosks...

Chief Secretary reviews progress on Rambagh-Jehangir Chowk flyover

Chief Secretary, B B Vyas Friday reviewed the progress of work on the Rambagh-Jehangir Chowk Flyover.  The chief secretary chairman a meeting to review status...

Hashmi Qureshi anguished over damage to Chinar at Shalimar

Democratic Liberation Party (DLP) chairman, Hashim Qureshi on Friday expressed anguish over the alleged grabbing of land in Shalimar in which a Chinar tree,...

Residents resent defunct drainage system at Pamposh Colony Palpora

The residents of Pamposh Colony Palpora area of Noorbagh here have expressed resentment against failure of Srinagar municipal corporation (SMC) to restore blocked drainage...

SMC wakes up to dog menace, starts census

Waking up from slumber, the Srinagar Municipal Corporation (SMC) has started census of stray dogs in the summer capital to pave way for their...

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