Comprehensive programme undertaken to augment infra, promote sports activities: Dy CM
December 11, 2017

SRINAGAR, DEC 11 (PTK): Deputy Chief Minister, Dr Nirmal Singh today said the government has undertaken a comprehensive programme to give a fillip to sports in the State by augmenting the existing infrastructure and organizing tournaments of national and international levels. The Deputy Chief Minister was speaking at the inaugural ceremony of 63nd National School Games Football under-17.

Ansari announces Thang-Ta Sports Academy for JK
December 5, 2017

Ansari announces Thang-Ta Sports Academy for JK 24th State Thang-Ta Championship concludes, 1233 players participated SRINAGAR, :(PTK) Minister for Youth Services and Sports, Technical Education, Information Technology, Molvi Imran Raza Ansari, today said that sports events like Thang-Ta create awareness among younger generation about the importance of healthy lifestyle, besides developing self-defense.

Dhoni to retire after India vs Sri Lanka 2nd ODI in Mohali?
December 5, 2017

Mohali: India are currently playing the series decider of the 3-match Test series against Sri Lanka in New Delhi. Following this, the hosts will shift the action to a three-match ODI series, which will be the final fifty-over series for Virat Kohli’s men during the year. However, after the second ODI, which will be held at the PCA Stadium in Mohali on 13th December, a ceremonious.

Congratulations to J&K police for ‘unbeaten’ double century, Sehwag reacts to killing of 200 militants
December 2, 2017

Twitter celebrity and former Indian cricketer, Virender Sehwag on Friday congratulated the Jammu and Kashmir police for an “unbeaten double century”. However, Sehwag was not referring to a cricket match but the killings of militants in Jammu and Kashmir. “Congratulations to @adgpi and J&K Police for the unbeaten double century this year, eliminating 200 terrorists in 2017 alone. Jai Hind.

Still can’t understand how Sachin was given not out: Ajmal
November 30, 2017

KARACHI: More than five years may have passed but Pakistan’s top off-spinner Sajeed Ajmal still can’t “understand” how Sachin Tendulkar was adjudged not out when he was rapped on the pad by him during the 2011 World Cup semi- final. The 40-year-old Ajmal retired from all cricket after Faislabad lost to Lahore in the National T20 Championship yesterday. Batting great Tendulkar, who top-scored.

Sarfraz hopes to continue Pakistan’s winning streak on New Zealand tour
November 29, 2017

KARACHI: Pakistan cricket captain Sarfraz Ahmed has expressed hope for his team’s winning run to continue on Pakistan’s tour to New Zealand for five ODIs and three T20Is. Speaking to media here, Sarfraz said the tour will be a testing one for Pakistan team as it will be in a different condition, but added that he’s looking forward to continue with the winning run. “We played.

M.S Dhoni visits DPS, interacts with students, teachers
November 28, 2017

SRINAGAR, NOV 28 (PTK): Former Indian cricket team captain M S Dhoni on Tuesday visited the Delhi Public School (DPS) Srinagar and interacted with the teachers and students of the school. Dhoni, who is also honorary Lt. Col in Indian army, appreciated the school’s contribution for the visually impaired children. A spokesman said that Dhoni hailed the school authorities for.

India-Pakistan is not just a series, but a lot more than that: MS Dhoni
November 26, 2017

What’s the story? Amidst all of the hullabaloo surrounding the possibility of future India-Pakistan series, former Indian skipper MS Dhoni has weighed in on the discussion. During an interaction with Kashmir’s budding cricketers, according to NBT Hindi News, Dhoni said, “India-Pakistan is not just a series, but a lot more than that. Only the government can decide whether we play.

‘Cramped for time’ Kohli wants green pitches before South Africa tour
November 24, 2017

NAGPUR: India’s cricket team captain Virat Kohli on Thursday again raised the issue of a busy schedule, confirming India had demanded fast, green-topped wickets for the Test series against Sri Lanka to prepare for their tour of South Africa. The hosts laid out a green pitch in the opening Test in Kolkata, and Nagpur is also expected to favour the fast bowlers in the second Test.

Tarigami dismayed over tardy implementation of central schemes
November 23, 2017

Tarigami dismayed over tardy implementation of central schemes   Srinagar, Nov 23 (PTK): CPI (M) leader and MLA Kulgam Mohammad Yousuf Tarigami Thursday expressed dismay over the tardy implementation of centrally sponsored schemes in Jammu and Kashmir saying contrary to the claims of the Government these schemes are going on at snail’s pace. There.