Forget respite, traffic mess to further in coming days

Forget respite, traffic mess to further in coming days

Failing to regulate vehicular flow amid JCRB flyover work, authorities to choke more busy roads; After Solina, Naaz Crossing stretch being closed for years Failing to streamline vehicular traffic in the summer Capital, the authorities have decided to choke more...
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Non-local beggars harass, fleece foreign tourists

Non-local beggars harass, fleece foreign tourists

Number of beggars increases in Ramadan in City: Dir Tourism Non-local beggars who have not only made lives of locals miserable but now they have been learnt to harassing and targeting tourists especially foreigners across the city.With the enormous increase...
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Muslim Wakf Board a damp squib?

Muslim Wakf Board a damp squib?

Absence of Bait-ul-Mal in Kashmir puts focus on Waqf property, spending; Stakeholders demand probe Conceived in 1940 by National Conference founder Sheikh Muhammad Abdullah as Muslim Auqaf Trust with a broader aim to serve battered Kashmiri society, the functi...
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Uri will erupt against NHPC if it operates illegally: Taj

Uri will erupt against NHPC if it operates illegally: Taj

Says project can’t run without approval from state government The controversy over the rights of National Hydroelectric Power Corporation (NHPC) to operate 240-MW Uri-II hydropower project in Baramulla district “without approval” from the State Governmen...
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We want to win hearts in JK through development: Modi

We want to win hearts in JK through development: Modi

•    Flags off Katra-Udhampur train•    State passed through a difficult phase•    Proposes common development model for Himalayan states Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday said Government of India (GoI) wants to win the hearts of people of Jam...
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Power project inaugurated by PM illegal, says Kashmir minister

Power project inaugurated by PM illegal, says Kashmir minister

A minister in Jammu and Kashmir’s Omar Abdullah government said the hydropower project inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the state’s Baramulla district Friday was illegal. Talking to IANS here, Health and Medical Education Minister Taj...
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On Modi’s visit, Kashmir Inc calls for return of NHPC projects to JK

On Modi’s visit, Kashmir Inc calls for return of NHPC projects to JK

In an open letter to Prime Minister, traders’ bodies raise state’s energy issues On the visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Jammu and Kashmir, premier business and industrial bodies of Kashmir have urged him to dedicate to the people...
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Bhatts Sign On as Picturesque Jammu and Kashmir All Set to Wow Bollywood Biggies Yet Again

Bhatts Sign On as Picturesque Jammu and Kashmir All Set to Wow Bollywood Biggies Yet Again

With the drop in militant violence and further improvement in the ground situation in Jammu and Kashmir, Bollywood filmmakers are returning to the pristine state. Noted Bollywood director Mahesh Bhatt and producer Mukesh Bhatt are scheduled to shoot their film...
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Travel on city roads has become a tortuous affair: Karra

Travel on city roads has become a tortuous affair: Karra

Expressing dismay over the escalating traffic mismanagement in Srinagar and other towns, senior PDP leader and Member Parliament,Tariq Hameed Karra Monday said travel on city roads has become a tortuous affair as a callous state government seems to be unconcer...
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Space for mere 100, Government allows 10,000 cabs to operate from City center

Space for mere 100, Government allows 10,000 cabs to operate from City center

Transport Dept issues permits, forgets regulation; RTA, RTO, Traffic Police sleep on chocked routes Notwithstanding the need to decongest City center of Lal Chowk and adjoining areas, the authorities have been furthering the mess by allowing tens of hundreds o...
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