Crescent Kashmir

Two militants killed in Dachigam gunfight

Two militants killed in Dachigam gunfight

Two unidentified militants were killed in a gunfight in forest area of Nagberan Tarsar of South Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Saturday. A senior Police officer told GNS that two militants have been killed, however their identity couldn’t be established as of now. The officer further said that the exact location of the place were this […]

 Crescent Kashmir

DDC Srinagar reviews progress under Jal Jeevan Mission

DDC Srinagar reviews progress under Jal Jeevan Mission

Sets deadline for 100% coverage under scheme SRINAGAR JULY 09:- In order to ensure 100 percent coverage under Jal Jeevan Mission (JJM), the District Development Commissioner (DDC) Srinagar, Mohammad Aijaz Asad chaired a meeting with sectorial officers here today. The meeting discussed physical and financial progress of JJM works being executed in the district as […]

 Crescent Kashmir

Lt Governor takes comprehensive review of various NHIDCL projects

Lt Governor takes comprehensive review of various NHIDCL projects

Directs for time bound removal of bottlenecks, expediting pace of works & synergizing inter agency coordination to achieve optimum results Connectivity of Sonamarg highway to be ensured during the ensuing winter season Team of senior NHIDCL officials to visit Doda next week JAMMU, JULY 30: Lieutenant Governor, Manoj Sinha took a comprehensive review of the […]

 Crescent Kashmir

DC Kupwara takes stock of flood damage

DC Kupwara takes stock of flood damage

Appeals people to avoid encroachment of roads, nallahs, drains KUPWARA, JULY 30: The Deputy Commissioner (DC) Kupwara, Imam Din along with DDC member Hyhama, Haji Sona Ullah and concerned Officers today visited various flood affected areas including Goose, Khumriyal and Chairkoot to take stock of the damages due to heavy rains and flash floods. The Deputy […]

 Crescent Kashmir

Grenade attack in Baramulla, Four CRPF personnel, civilian injured

Grenade attack in Baramulla, Four CRPF personnel, civilian injured

Srinagar:  Four paramilitary CRPF including an Assistant sub inspector and a civilian were injured after suspected militants hurled a grenade on CRPF party at Khanpora Bridge in North Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Friday. A senior Police officer  said  that militants attacked by lobbing a grenade towards CRPF party at Khanpora Bridge in which four CRPF […]

 Crescent Kashmir

Birthday boy Hasaranga stars as Sri Lanka thrash India to clinch T20 series

Birthday boy Hasaranga stars as Sri Lanka thrash India to clinch T20 series

Spinner Wanindu Hasaranga took four wickets on his 24th birthday to help Sri Lanka thrash India by seven wickets on Thursday and claim the three-match Twenty20 series 2-1. Hasaranga returned career-best T20 figures of 4-9 with his leg-spin as India finished on a paltry 81-8, a total Sri Lanka overhauled in 14.3 overs in Colombo. […]

 Crescent Kashmir

Malaysian PM under pressure to quit after stern royal rebuke

Malaysian PM under pressure to quit after stern royal rebuke

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s king on Thursday rebuked Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin’s government for misleading parliament over the status of coronavirus emergency measures, sparking renewed calls for the embattled leader to resign. Muhyiddin obtained royal consent to declare the emergency in January, allowing him to halt parliament and rule by ordinance without legislative approval. Critics have […]

 Crescent Kashmir

SC to hear next week plea of senior journalist N Ram on Pegasus issue

SC to hear next week plea of senior journalist N Ram on Pegasus issue

New Delhi:  The Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear next week the plea of senior journalist N Ram seeking an independent probe by a sitting or a retired judge into the Pegasus snooping matter. A bench headed by Chief Justice N V Ramana took note of the submissions of senior advocate Kapil Sibal, appearing for […]

 Crescent Kashmir

Heritage gardens

Heritage gardens

The government of Jammu and Kashmir in the recent past has taken a number of measures to preserve the rich heritage and culture. In this direction J&K Government recently inked MoU with JSW Foundation for restoration & conservation of Shalimar & Nishat Gardens on the rim of Dal Lake. These two Mughal gardens are the […]

 Crescent Kashmir

Advisor Baseer Khan visits Kulgam; Inspects Rural Development, Flood Protection, PDD works

Advisor Baseer Khan visits Kulgam; Inspects Rural Development, Flood Protection, PDD works

E-inaugurates AALOW Mobile app, development works KULGAM, JULY 29: Advisor to Lieutenant Governor, Baseer Ahmad Khan, today conducted an extensive tour of Kulgam to inspect various development works being executed in the district besides reviewing Independence Day preparations, flood protection and Power Development Department works. Advisor inspected ongoing restoration work on Hernag at Pahaloo being executed […]

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