Kashmir Province

Minister Altaf Bukhari for preserving heritage character of Lal Chowk

Minister Altaf Bukhari for preserving heritage character of Lal Chowk

Newspoint Bureau Srinagar, June 22 Minister for Education, Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari today stressed on preservation of Lal Chowk’s historic legacy by evolving a comprehensive redevelopment plan that is in sync with its heritage values. The Minister made these remarks during a meeting convened to discuss urban renewal streetscape improvements in Lal Chowk. The meeting

DC Shopian reviews traffic decongestion plan

Newspoint Bureau Srinagar, June 22 In the backdrop of representations received from various quarters regarding poor traffic management in the town, District Development Commissioner Shopian Mohammad Aijaz today convened a meeting of line departments and held a threadbare discussion in order to chalk out an effective traffic management plan for the town. The meeting was

PDP greets people on Shab-e-Qader and Jumat-ul-Vida

Newspoint Bureau Srinagar, June 22 Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has extended greetings to Muslim Ummah in general and Muslims of state in particular, on the auspicious occasion of Shab-e-Qader and Jumat-ul-Vida. PDP vice president Mohammad Sartaj Madni and general secretary Nizamudin Bhat has said that the party shares the sentiments with devotees on pious days

Annual Credit Plan unveiled

Newspoint Bureau Budgam, June 22 District Development Commissioner Muhammad Haroon Malik today chaired 59th District Level Review Committee Meeting to review the progress of line departments and banks with respect to the economic development of the District.Officers of the concerned Departments, DDM NABARD, representatives from RBI, Cluster Head of JK Bank and District Coordinators of

JKAACL organizes Quranic Quiz Competition at Tagore Hall

Newspoint Bureau Srinagar June 22 Around 500 students from various parts of Valley witnessed the first provincial level inter-district Quranic Quiz Competition that was held here today at the historic Tagore Hall. Students from ten districts of Kashmir valley participated in the quiz competition. The quiz started with Academy’s Arabic Wing Head, Mufti Shafiq ur

LMD penalized multinational company for violating labeling norms

Newspoint Bureau Srinagar, June 22 The Legal Metrology Officer Circle-2 of Legal Metrology Department (LMD) Srinagar during a routine inspection of markets of city Srinagar found the Linc Pen Type Executive II Gel Pen in the packed form carrying a sticker for PKD (packing date). A challan case was registered against the manufacturing company namely

Secy PHE for ensuring uninterrupted water supply during Eid

Newspoint Bureau Srinagar, June 22 Secretary, PHE and I&FC Departments, Saurabh Bhagat, Thursday instructed the Chief Engineers PHE to make arrangements to provide uninterrupted water supply to the public during the Eid-ul-Fitr. He has also instructed the Chief Engineers to ensure that grievance cells at their, SE and divisional levels remain functional 24X7. The CEs

Save Kashmir Art, save economy: Bhat to Government

Newspoint Bureau Srinagar, June 22 Nizamudin Bhat vice chairperson for Handloom and Handicraft Development corporations has expressed deep concern over the decline in activity in these vital sectors resulting in huge financial deficit and distress to thousands of workers and artisans.He said that it is unfortunate that previous governments has shown complete apathy towards Handloom