Nirmal Singh inaugurates 3rd Kashmir World Film Festival

Nirmal Singh inaugurates 3rd Kashmir World Film Festival

Srinagar : Speaker Legislative Assembly, Dr Nirmal Singh, today inaugurated 3rd Kashmir World Film Festival at Tagore Hall here. Dr Singh was the chief guest on the occasion. Others who attended the event included Member KVIC Dr Hina Bhat, Director Radio Kashmir Srinagar Syed Humayun Kaiser, Rajat Kapoor, Kishore Bhanushali, Preeti Saproo, and Parvez Masoodi. […]

Youths Clash with Security forces after Eid prayers in Parts of Kashmir

Youths Clash with Security forces after Eid  prayers in Parts of Kashmir

Srinagar : Clashes broke out on Saturday between groups of youths and security forces at a few places in Kashmir Valley after Eid prayers. Meanwhile, Clashes were reported from Srinagar, Anantnag and Sopore after the culmination of congregational Eid prayers . Reports reached here to GMK that , immediately after the prayers were over at […]

Lashkar-e-Taiba Condemns Shujaat Bukhari’s Killing, Blames Indian Agencies

Lashkar-e-Taiba Condemns Shujaat Bukhari’s Killing, Blames Indian Agencies

Srinagar: Lashkar-e-Taiba has strongly condemned the killing of senior journalist Shujaat Bukhari even as it blamed “Indian” agencies “enmity” towards every individual who is “loyal to the freedom movement.” Dr. Abdullah Ghazanwi, militant organization’s spokesman in a statement issued to GNS quoting Mahmood Shah, Chief Lashkar-e-Taiba, said: “Killing of Shujaat Bukhari is a conspiracy hatched […]

CUK inks MoU with HDFC bank to Boost Research and Academic Growth

CUK inks MoU with HDFC bank to Boost  Research and Academic Growth

Srinagar : With an aim and objective to strengthen and further the industry-academia linkage and to provide modern banking facilities and solutions to the varsity, staff, students and other stakeholders, the Central University of Kashmir (CUK) Saturday inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Housing Development Finance Corporation (HDFC) bank. Meanwhile, On behalf of […]

Naeem Akhtar inaugurates Exhibition of Rare Manuscripts, Artefacts in Srinagar

Naeem Akhtar inaugurates Exhibition of Rare Manuscripts, Artefacts in Srinagar

Srinagar : Minister for Public Works and Culture, Naeem Akhtar, today threw open an extraordinary five-day exhibition of rare Quranic manuscripts, Islamic art objects and calligraphy specimen at the main gallery in Tourist Reception Centre here. On display in the exhibition that will remain open to the public till June 11 are some rare Quranic […]

Police Foil Rifle-Snatching bid by Militants in Srinagar

Police Foil Rifle-Snatching bid by Militants in Srinagar

Srinagar: Police on Tuesday claimed to have foiled a rifle-snatching bid by the militants in Down Town of Srinagar city. SSP Srinagar Imtiaz Ismail Parray told news agency GNS that militants approached police guard at Hawal guarding the Mirza Kamil Shrine with an intention to loot weapons. Meanwhile, the alert sentry fired some shots forcing […]

Jaish-e-Mohammad claims Responsibility of Fateh Kadal, Badshah Chowk Grenade Attacks

Jaish-e-Mohammad  claims Responsibility of Fateh Kadal, Badshah Chowk Grenade Attacks

Srinagar : Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) on Saturday claimed responsibility of two grenade attacks on forces at Fateh Kadal and Badshah Chowk Srinagar. JeM spokesperson in a statement issued to GNS said that as part of “Operation Badr”, Jaish carried out the first attack at Fateh Kadal in which several forces were injured. “Jaish-e-Mohammad cadres also carried […]

Downtown Youth laid to Rest Amid Pro-freedom Slogans

Downtown Youth laid to Rest Amid Pro-freedom Slogans

Srinagar : Thousands of people on Saturday took part in the last rites of downtown Srinagar youth who was run over by a CRPF vehicle during protests in Nowhatta yesterday. While as thousands of people took part in the funeral prayers of Kaisar Bhat at Fateh Kadal chowk. Meanwhile, forces fired tear gas into the […]

Grenade lobbed at Hari Singh High Street in Srinagar City

Grenade lobbed at Hari Singh High Street in Srinagar City

Srinagar : Unknown persons on Friday lobbed a rifle grenade at 49-Bn CRPF bunker at Hari Singh High Street area of Srinagar City. Reports reached here to GMK that , the grenade missed the target and exploded near bund. However, there were no reports of any loss. While as , Paramilitary forces and police have […]

Altaf Bukhari Lays Foundation of Commercial Taxes Office in Srinagar

Altaf Bukhari Lays Foundation of Commercial Taxes Office in Srinagar

Srinagar : Minister for Finance, Labour and Employment, Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari today laid foundation stone of commercial tax office complex at Solina Srinagar. The five storey building will come up at the cost of Rs 35.75 crore and JK Projects Construction Corporation Limited will execute the project while Creations Architects Engineers and Planners prepared […]

Mehbooba Mufti inaugurates Phase one of Jahangir Chowk-Rambagh Flyover

Mehbooba Mufti inaugurates Phase one of Jahangir Chowk-Rambagh Flyover

Srinagar : Jehangir Chowk-Rambagh Phase-I flyover was thrown open for traffic on Friday morning. The second phase of the flyover, longest in Kashmir spanning a total length of 1.64 kilometres, is expected to be completed by the end of this year. Meanwhile it’s worth to mention here that, the work on the flyover had started […]