At Kashmir's lone maternity hospital, PPE is a bed sheet and a rain coat

Srinagar, April 9 -- Bizarre it may sound, but the paramedical staff in Lal Ded Maternity hospital use raincoats and stitch aprons from bed-sheets to protect themselves from coronavirus. "We have she... Read More

Elderly female dies of coronavirus in Udhampur, 4th death in J&K

Srinagar, April 9 -- An elderly female from Udhampur who passed away in a hospital in Jammu on Wednesday tested positive for coronavirus thus becoming the fourth victim of the pandemic in J&K. Sharin... Read More

SC to hear plea seeking 4G restoration

Srinagar, April 8 -- The Supreme Court will hear a petition on Wednesday seeking restoration of 4G internet in Jammu & Kashmir. The petition is listed before a three-judge bench comprising Justice N.V... Read More

Track down absconding travellers on war footing: Div Com to DCs

Srinagar, April 8 -- Directs to setup separate help-lines for cancer, dialysis patients, juveniles homes, orphanages The Divisional Commissioner, Kashmir, Pandurang K Pole, Wednesday, directed all th... Read More

COVID19: It is curtains for Asia's biggest tulip garden this year

Srinagar, April 8 -- For the first time, Asia's biggest Tulip garden will not be opened for the public this year. Thanks to COVID 19 and the lockdown, the tulip festival has been cancelled by the gov... Read More

30% Covid-19 positive cases below 50 years in Kashmir

Srinagar, April 8 -- Thirty percent of the COVID-19 positive cases in the valley are below the age of 50 years. Official data reveals that Kashmir has reported 125 positive cases of COVID-19 so far. ... Read More

800 non-locals stuffed in two institutes, overall 19000 of them stranded in Kashmir

Srinagar, April 8 -- More than 19000 stranded non-local labourers are running out of money and ration in Kashmir. "We are around 400 labourers at degree college Sopore without money. Four days ago, p... Read More

COVID19: Conduct door to door testing in red zones, Adv Baseer Khan

JAMMU, April 8 -- Advisor to Lieutenant Governor, Baseer Ahmad Khan, who is overall in-charge of Coronavirus Control efforts in Kashmir Division today said that everyone in the society has to play its... Read More

All pending IT refunds up to Rs 5 lakh to be released immediately

New Delhi, April 8 -- The Income Tax Department on Wednesday said it will release all pending income tax refunds up to Rs 5 lakh immediately, in a move that will benefit around 14 lakh taxpayers. The... Read More

Houseboat Policy approved for Dal, Nigeen Lake

JAMMU, April 8 -- The Administrative Council (AC) which met under the chairmanship of Lieutenant Governor, G C Murmu approved policy guidelines for registration/renewal/operation of houseboats in Dal ... Read More