Naeem launches helicopter service on Srinagar-Kargil sector


Srinagar, July 17: Minister for Works, Naeem Akhtar Sunday launched maiden commercial helicopter service between Kargil and Srinagar for the locals and the tourists. Chairman Legislative Council Haji Anayat Ali, CEC LAHDC (Kargil) Kacho Ahmad Ali Khan and other senior officers were present on the occasion. Speaking on the occasion, Akhtar said that the operation of a regular helicopter service between ...

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India Inc, be afraid! Baba Ramdev could be the next Tata or Ambani of India


New Delhi, July 15: Yoga guru Baba Ramdev, who has drilled fear into multinational companies by successfully expanding his ayurvedic pharmacy business to FMCG sector, is venturing into a new territory: private security. Though the Rs 40,000 crore-worth private-security industry in India is hardly a preserve of big companies, corporate leaders still need to feel fear. Ramdev’s new foray indicates he is game ...

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In 3 months, internet banned 10 times in Kashmir


Srinagar, July 14: At a time when frequent internet bans have become a regular trend here, Kashmir has witnessed suspension of both mobile and broadband internet services 10 times between April, 2017 and July 13. This year interestingly from January to April, there were no Internet suspensions. Internet was also suspended once in Jammu recently as a precautionary measure following the ...

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DDC Shopian reviews preparation of Aadhar Cards


Srinagar, July 14: District Development Commissioner Shopian Mohammad Aijaz today convened a meeting with officers of Revenue and other concerned departments to review the progress and latest status with regard to Aadhar Cards in district. The meeting was also attended by the Additional Deputy Commissioner, Chief Planning Officer, Tehsildars and other concerned officers and officials of the district. The meeting was ...

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WhatsApp users BAD news for you


San Francisco: Despite WhatsApp’s move to adopt end-to-end encryption by default for its billion users around the world, the policies of the instant messaging app are too weak to protect user privacy from governments, says a digital rights group’s new report. Even tech giants such as Apple, Facebook, and Google can do more to fully stand behind their users, said ...

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GST row: Government resorted to ‘treachery’, says JKCC


Srinagar, July 13: Jammu Kashmir Coordination Committee Wednesday while demanding the withdrawal of Presidential Order with regard to Goods and Service Tax asked New Delhi to declare Jammu and Kashmir as Free Economic Zone (FEZ). Jammu Kashmir Coordination Committee (JKCC) made these demands during a press conference here in Srinagar. Various traders including Shaqeel Qalandar, Zahoor Ahmed Tramboo, Bashir Ahmed Rather, ...

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Facebook brings Messenger ‘Lite’ to India


New Delhi, July 13: In its bid to connect people in markets where mobile internet connections are slow, Facebook on Thursday rolled out the “lite” version of its Messenger app in India. “Messenger Lite” is a lightweight, fast and simpler version that offers the core features of the app for markets with slower than average internet speeds and a prevalence of ...

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Jio’s New Mega Offer: 84 GB For 84 Days At Rs 399. Details Here


New Delhi, July 12: Jio had in April launched a one-time offer, called “Dhan Dhana Dhan”, under which the first recharge of Rs 309 under its paid Prime service multiplied the 4G data benefit for three months instead of one. Reliance Jio Infocomm offers telecom services under brand name Jio Story Highlights Jio offers new Dhan Dhana Dhan recharge at ...

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Tomato prices still ruling high at Rs 60-75 per kg


New Delhi, July 10: Tomato prices are ruling in the range of Rs 60-75 per kg in most retail markets in the country as rains have damaged the crop in major producing states such as Karnataka, Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh. However, the supplies are expected to improve in coming days with rains receding in some parts helping transport of the ...

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Cable Car Project At Hazrat Baba Ghulam Shah Badshah Shrine In Rajouri And An Artificial Lake At Tata Pani Soon!


Rajouri, July 10: CM J&K ,Mehbooba Mufti directed exploring the viability possibility of a cable car project upto the shrine of Hazrat Baba Ghulam Shah Badshah in Rajouri and an artificial lake at Tata Pani. She also directed developing facilities for tourists at the shrine of Hazrat Baji Mian Muhammad Ismail (RA) at Jhandi, Rajouri. The Chief Minister was informed that ...

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