Kashmir

Islam defends humanity cum Unity, Grand Shah-e-Jeelan Confer...

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Srinagar:Grand annual  Shah-e-Jeelan conference organized by the Karwan-e-Islami International at Markazul Madaris Jamiatul Qadriya at Trigam, Shadipora in Sumbal area of Kashmir attended by thousands of people while Sheikh Hamad Geelani, the grandson of famous Islamic dignitary Sheikh Abdul Qadir Jeelani (R.A), from Baghdad Iraq participated in the conference  as a special guest. The other dignitaries who participated in the conference include Dr Ahmed Mumdooh Ahmed Ashafayi, Al-Misri, who is...

To promote education literacy in J&K, Kashmir based Ehs...

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Srinagar: In a significant development Kashmir based Ehsaas International under its educational rehabilitation and scholarship programmes signed MOU with Sukhjinder Group of Institutions Punjab to get scholarships for underprivileged students of J&K. The MOU was signed by Hakim Mohammad Ilyas General Secretary Ehsaas International and Er.S.Swinder Singh Gill, Chairman, Sukhjinder Group of Institutions, Punjab. During the meeting different issues related to education upliftment for underprivileged...

Rising drug menace a trap to spoil Kashmiri youth:Dr Farooq ...

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Srinagar:Aatif Qayoom: A day-long convention of National Conference (NC) workers was held at Environmental hall Handwara in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district. National Conference (NC) president Dr. Farooq Abdullah, Member of Parliament Hasnain Masoodi, Member of Parliament Mohd Akber Lone, General Secretary Ali Mohd Sagar, former MLA Handwara Choudhary Mohd Ramzan, provincial president Nasir Alsam Wani and Sharif-ud-din Sharik and Youth leaders were present on the occasion. Addressing the gathering,...

Persian Language being targeted in state systematically,J�...

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Srinagar:After deliberations on revival of Persian language in the meeting with the Research and Education Group of Jammu and Kashmir Anjuman-e-Sharaie Shian, President of the Organisation, Hojatul Islam Wal Muslimeen Aga Syed Hassan Mosavi Al-Safavi said that our relationship with the Persian language has a vast religious, historical and cultural affinity. “We have observed that the language has been targeted in this state systematically. Consequently, our new generation is denied access to their...

Electric Buses in Kashmir:Governor and Union Minister flags ...

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Srinagar:Governor Satya Pal Malik and Arvind Ganpat Sawant, Union Minister for Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises  flagged off new JKSRTC Electric Buses in Srinagar here at SKICC. A total of 20 E-Buses will ply on different routes in Srinagar. Kewal Kumar Sharma and K Skandan-Advisors to Governor; Dr Asgar Hassan Samoon, Principal Secretary, Transport, Animal, Sheep Husbandry and Fisheries Department; Pravin Agrawal, Joint Secretary, Department of Heavy Industry, Union Ministry of Heavy Industries...

Kashmir:Highway Restrictions Cause Huge Economic Loss in Sta...

Farooz Ahmad Lone

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Srinagar:According to reports,  the Jammu and Kashmir state is at the risk of facing  2,000 Crore Rupees loss due to the highway restrictions ahead of Amarnath Yatra. The Jammu and Kashmir government on July 1 barred civilian traffic movement for five hours daily between 10am to 3 pm on a 96-km stretch of Jammu-Srinagar national highway between Nashri and Qazigund to allow unrestricted access to the Amarnath pilgrims. The highway connects the Kashmir to the outside world. The restriction on the...

Kashmiri young boy selected for International Federation Cha...

City Reporter

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Srinagar:City Reporter:Mujtaba Hyder, a young boy from  Srinagar wins Bronze Medal U/70 Kg category in 6th National Tong Ill Moo Do Championship which was held in Delhi at MCD Indoor Hall Moti Nagar from 14th to 16th June. He is in class 10th studying in Kashmir Harvard School. Sixteen states had participated in the competition. It was organized by Delhi Tong Ill Moo Do Association. Mujtaba Hyder hails from Zadibal Srinagar is being trained in Srinagar’s Young Unified martial art club from the...

We always welcome home coming of Kashmiri Pandits: Syed Ali ...

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Srinagar:Commenting on the debate over the return of Kashmiri Pandiths, All Parties Hurriyat Conference (G) Led by Syed Ali Shah Geelani said that we always welcome their home coming and encourage every move which helps their return. Let them come back, live as they previously used to, along with their Muslim brothers. In a Statement to Wilayat Times, Hurriyat(G) said that we wholeheartedly and sincerely want them to come back, but will oppose any move to settle them in separate colonies as it negates...

Amid Shutdown and Restrictions Kashmir remembered martyrs of...

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Srinagar:A complete shutdown was on Saturday observed to remember the martyrs of July 13, 1931 while as the authorities imposed restrictions in parts of Srinagar areas to foil the march called by pro-freedom leaders. The shutdown call for today was given by Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) in remembrance of 22 Kashmiris martyrs who were killed by the troops of Maharaja Hari Singh in 1931 after the people rose against the autocratic ruler. Hurriyat Conference (M) Chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq was...

Cleanliness drive launched in Budgam to aware people and for...

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Srinagar: To inculcate the values of cleanliness among the masses in general one of its first kind of cleanliness drive and anti-drug campaign organized by the youths in Budgam of central Kashmir as part to protect environment and natural resources of Kashmir. Under the banner of “PGM Trust, Youths voluntarily joined hands in cleaning the circulating area of main Budgam and to restore the spring at old bus stand Budgam which had almost turned defunct due to accumulated garbage and silt in it. Pledged their...