J&K police organising South Kashmir Sports festival 2016
November 30, 2016

Srinagar |  (PTK): Jammu and Kashmir Police is organising South Kashmir Sports festival-2016 in South Kashmir from 14th of December to 25th of December-2016. In the sports festival games including Cosco Ball cricket, Volley Ball, Kho Kho, Chess, Carrom and SQAY marshal art will be played. The sports festival will be conducted in two phases. In the 1st phase of the festival, teams of each district.

6-yr-old Hashim makes Kashmir proud, wins gold in Asian youth Karate championship
November 30, 2016

Srinagar | (PTK): After Tajamul Islam, it’s now Hashim Mansoor who has made not only his Valley proud but India as well by winning gold in Asian Youth Karate Championship in New Delhi. 6-year old Hashim, a resident of Nadihal area of Bandipora district from north Kashmir clinch a gold medal in the sub-junior category (below 25kg) by beating his Sri Lankan rival on Tuesday. “I.

Seven-year-old Bandipora boy wins Karate championship
November 29, 2016

Srinagar  | (PTK): A seven-year-old Bandipora boy has won gold in Asian Youth Karate Championship by beating his Sri Lankan rival. Earlier, a girl from the district Tajamul Islam had won a world championship in Italy. Hashim Mansoor won a gold medal by beating a Sri Lankan in finals at Talkatora stadium in New Delhi. (PTK)  

Airplane carrying Brazilian pro football players crashes in Colombia
November 29, 2016

colombia | (PTK): Colombian authorites on Tuesday responded to an emergency after a plane carrying the Brazilian football team Chapecoense Real crashed en route to Medellin in Colombia. Jose Maria Cordova airport said on Twitter that there “appears to be survivors.” Brazil’s Chapecoense football team had been due to play Atletico Nacional for the Copa Sudamerica finals in Medellin.

Pak-India cricket officials to meet next month in Colombo
November 28, 2016

Colombo | (PTK): Cricket officials of Pakistan and India will meet on December 17 in Colombo to discuss the strained and suspended bilateral cricket ties between the two neighbor countries, according to an official source in the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB). It said that the meeting would be held during the Asian Cricket Council (ACC) meet in Colombo, Sri Lanka. PCB Chairman Shaharyar Khan, who is.

BCCI may face legal action from PCB
November 25, 2016

Islamabad | (PTK): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Shaharyar Khan has said that it could take legal recourse and seek compensation from the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) after the International Cricket Council (ICC) ruled in favour of Pakistan in a dispute over the women’s series which was not held in September-October 2016 in Dubai. The PCB chief said the ICC had told the BCCI.

Historic series win beckons spirited New Zealand
November 24, 2016

New Zealand have a chance to seal a first series win against Pakistan in more than 30 years in the second Test in Hamilton. The seventh-ranked New Zealand go into the match which begins on Friday (November 25) 1-0 up in the two-Test series following a comprehensive eight-wicket victory over the second-ranked Pakistan side in the opening Test in Christchurch. A win or draw in Hamilton will be enough.

Chief Minister interacts with Tajamul Islam, presents her token gift of Rs 1 lakh
November 18, 2016

Jammu | (PTK):Eight-year old Kashmiri girl Tajamul Islam who made history by winning the gold medal in the sub-junior category at the World Kickboxing Championship in Italy called on the Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti here today. The Chief Minister expressed her appreciation that Tajamul attained this feat at a young age and hoped that children of her age would take a cue from her. Mehbooba Mufti,.

Sports Minister to felicitate Tajamul Islam
November 17, 2016

Jammu | (PTK):  Minister of Sports and Youth Affairs, Molvi Imran Raza Ansari today said, the State Government will felicitate world kick-boxing champion Tajamul Islam hailing from Bandipora, Kashmir. Ansari said Tajamul’s feat is the moment of pride for the whole country in general and for the state of Jammu and Kashmir in particular. “Tajamul’s achievement goes on to show.

With family watching, England’s Baby Boycott Haseeb Hameed shines in his own ‘backyard’
November 13, 2016

The fingers of her right hand are still busy rolling over the prayer beads, and with her left hand Nazma Hameed is wiping the tears. Just a seat away is her husband, Ismail, a retired driving instructor from Bolton who migrated from Bharuch in the late 60s. He can’t take his eyes off the lush green cricket field, dimly lit by the setting sun. The couple’s two equally emotional sons are in the front.