Kashmir

In J&K, 27% women, 35 percent men in of 20-49 age group...

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Srinagar | WTNS | July 13:In a major concern, at least 27 percent of women population of 20 to 49 years has not married while the 35 percent of men of the same age group are sailing on the same boat in Jammu and Kashmir, reveals a survey conducted by Government of India (GoI). The official figures of the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare accessed by the local news agency states, “Twenty-seven percent of women aged 20-49 years has never married, compared with 35 percent of men aged 20-49.” The...

Water woes are peaking in Ahamad Pora and it’s a ‘bigger...

Syed-ul-Nisa Musvi

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Srinagar | Syed-ul-Nisa Musvi | July 13: Irked over failure of Jal Shakti department the protests carried out by the residents of Ahmad Pora failed to knock the doors of the administration . Since hand pumps and wells are giving no support , Covid19 has only heightened the stress. Barely few kilometres away from the Tehsil Pattan , the people living hard life are suffering from acute drinking water scarcity as the result people here have developed many gastroenterological issues. These people haven’t...

Ehsaas International launched the vaccine awareness drive,Us...

Aga Syed Amin

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Srinagar | WTNS | May 23:Some lessons can be drawn from the two-decade-long pulse polio mass immunization campaign that was memorably captured by an iconic phrase: “Do boond zindagi ki (Two drops of life).” The result was that in March 2014, the World Health Organization recognized India as polio-free. Although India has announced two vaccines at the start of the new year, the much anticipated news has, however, failed to cheer up all sections, with allegations of regulatory haste in granting...

Only 200 militants active in J&K: DGP Dilbagh Singh...

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Srinagar | WTNS | May 23:Jammu and Kashmir’s Director General of Police (DGP) Dilbagh Singh said that the number of active militants in the Union Territory has come down to 200 from 300 and efforts are on to bring down the number further. Talking to reports on the sidelines of Anti-Terrorism Day at Police Headquarters Jammu, the DGP said that a couple of years ago, the number of active militants in J&K was 300 which has come down to 200 now. “Our efforts are on to bring the number further...

Ehsaas International to come up with Multiple Covid-19 hospi...

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Srinagar | WTNS | May 19:Ehsaas Trust International  is emerging as the  most exalted household name to shoot out the cacophonous war cry of Covid-19 which is uncontrollably devouring humans at the unimaginable frequency. This raucous has wrapped up the whole globe into its serpentine grip snuffing out of youths ,  orphaning  the children at the greater scale which has never been seen before. In the midst of misery when the womb of this life sustainable planet witnessed the paradigm sufferings...

Self Quarantine at Home and Phase wise lockdown is the optio...

Altaf Hussain

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Srinagar | WTNS | Altaf Hussain | May 18: The second phase of the malignant virus has proved to be much more disastrous than the first one. It on the face of it seems that life is coming to an end now. Because in the manner the new mutant wave of the disease is putting lives of people in lacks on a ventilator every day, throttling one to death with a Life’s last cry ‘I am chocking’ . The powers that be feel incapable in any way to apprehend the far-apart tentacles of the deadly...

Kashmiri Seminary Scholar anguished over Kabul’s bombastic...

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Srinagar | WTNS | May 15:Expressing his sheer anguish over the nefarious and unpardonable bomb attack on a functional school in West Kabul , Kashmiri young Iran based Islamic scholar Waseem Reza vehemently and vociferously denounced the handiwork of Islamic antagonistic groups. Reza said that “the time seeks the universal oneness to eliminate the Takfiris and their workshops, who with the aim are excelling the nexuses of venomous hate to tarnish the Islamic image by butchering the innocent masses...

Jailed Hurriyat Chairman Mohammad Ashraf Sehrai Passed Away...

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Srinagar | WTNS | May 5:Tehreek-e-Hurriyat chairman, Mohammad Ashraf Sehrai, who was facing detention under Public Safety Act (PSA), passed away after a brief illness at GMC in Jammu. Sources said that Hurriyat chairman Ashraf Sehrai, who was admitted at GMC in Jammu on yesterday after his health started deteriorating at Kot Bhalwal jail where was facing detention under PSA, passed away this afternoon. Sehrai was born in 1944 in Tekipora village of Lolab Valley in Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir....

Complete Curfew announced in J&K, Govt Designates 15 Ho...

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Srinagar | WTNS | April 24:Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha on Saturday said that a complete corona curfew would be observed in the Union Territory of J&K from 24th April 8pm till 6 am of Monday, April 26. The decision came from the LG through his office twitter handle in which he said that (the) Complete Corona curfew to be observed in the Union Territory from 8PM, 24th April (Saturday) till 6AM, April 26 (Monday).” He further said that the essential and emergency services to be allowed. All...

MMU appealed people to go for Covid vaccination,Condemned cu...

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Srinagar | WTNS | April 17:Mutahida Majlis-e-Ulema (MMU) Jammu & Kashmir headed by incarcerated Mirwaiz Umar Farooq expressed serious concern over the second wave of coronavirus COVID-19 that has gripped many parts of the world, including Jammu and Kashmir as cases are rising alarmingly , stressing upon people to hold special prayers in this holy month seeking refuge from almighty against the deadly outbreak. It also fervently asked people, that keeping in view the Shariah and Islamic teachings...