In 10 days JKFSA destroys 17000 litres of substandard milk
May 5, 2016

Srinagar |  (PTK): The 10-day long state-wide special drive to check supply  of sub-standard milk and milk products  launched by  Jammu and Kashmir Food Safety Authorities (JKFSA) concluded today. During the drive, the authorities lifted 400 numbers of samples of milk and milk products from different parts of the State and destroyed about 16834 litres of substandard milk. The Food.

24 years after Roja, Mani Ratnam returns Kashmir to shoot his next film
May 5, 2016

Srinagar | (PTK): Noted filmmaker Mani Ratnam, whose film Roja catapulted him to national acclaim, is returning to Kashmir after 24 years to shoot his upcoming film starring Karthi and Aditi Rao Hydari. Ratnam’s Roja, which was dubbed in Hindi, was partly set in Kashmir against the backdrop of terrorism, and the director is all set to start shooting of his upcoming film in the.

Officially banned, Polythene available everywhere
May 5, 2016

Representational pic:   Srinagar  (PTK): Even though the use of polythene is officially banned, but its use is seen everywhere especially in the city; courtesy the miserable failure of Srinagar Municipal Corporation (SMC) to control this menace. However, the SMC way back in 2009 had launched a massive anti-polythene drive but that didn’t sustain for long. Now.

J&K govt fails to implement DDB decisions: Tarigami
May 4, 2016

Srinagar | (PTK): Expressing serious concern over non-implementation of decisions taken in District Development Board (DDB) meetings across the State, senior CPI (M) leader Mohammad Yousuf Tarigami today said that in absence of a political will these meetings have lost meaning and have been virtually turned into a ritual. In a statement issued here, the CPI (M) leader said there is no doubt that most.

KCCI delegation calls on CM
May 4, 2016

Srinagar | (PTK): A delegation of Kashmir Chamber of Commerce & Industry (KCCI), led by its President, Mushtaq Ahmad Wani, called on the Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti, here this morning. Principal Secretary to Chief Minister, Navin K. Chaudhary, was also present on the occasion. The delegation submitted a memorandum to the Chief Minister and also apprised her about their demands relating to promotion.

19 injured in Tral accident
May 4, 2016

Srinagar | (PTK): At least nineteen passengers were injured in a road accident at Tral in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Wednesday morning, reports said. A mini-bus bearing registration number JK13-4308 travelling from Tral to Awantipora turned turtle at Shairabad Tral, resulting in injuries to nineteen persons. The injured were immediately shifted to sub district hospital Tral for treatment..

MLA Habba Kadal Shamim Firdous inaugurates Ration Ghat
May 4, 2016

Srinagar |  (PTK): National conference senior leader and MLA Habba kadal Shamim Firdous inaugurated Ration Ghat at Basant Bagh Srinagar at a cost of Rs 9.00 lacs. She also visited various areas of her constituency which include Basant bagh, Namchibal Fateh Kadal, Bishembar Nagar, and Baba-Demb road where she inspected the ongoing drainage system project. The drainage system will be connected to STP.

Indo-Pak without Kashmiris a futile exercise: Waza
May 4, 2016

Srinagar | (PTK): Hurriyat leader and Chairman Jammu and Kashmir Peoples League (JKPL), Mukhtar Ahmad Waza has termed the proposed talks between Pakistan and India without the inclusion of Kashmiris as a futile exercise Mukhtar Ahmad Waza addressing public gatherings under mass contact programme at several areas of Kokernag said that the Pak-India talks could not yield positive results without the.

Three people feared dead in Doda
May 4, 2016

jammu |(PTK): A tipper driver and two others were feared drowned after the vehicle they were travelling in skidded off the road and plunged into the Chenab river in Doda district on Wednesday, police said. The tipper, reportedly on its way from Thathri to Doda for annual passing, plunged into Chenab near Border Roads Organisation (BRO) camp Karara. According to witnesses, the tipper bearing registration.

GDC Kangan holds annual road race
May 4, 2016

Srinagar | (PTK): Government Degree College Kangan organized annual college road race today from college campus to Bonibag. Muktiyar Ahmad of BG 2nd semester, Mohd Farooq KKhan of BG 2nd semester and Firdous Ahmad of BG 3rd semester bagged it 1st, 2nd and 3rd positions respectively. (PTK)