Covid-19: CBSE Class 12th Board Exams Cancelled

Covid-19: CBSE Class 12th Board Exams Cancelled

SRINAGAR: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday while chairing a meeting with officials said that in view of the uncertain conditions due to COVID and the feedback obtained from various stakeholders, it was decided that Class XII Board Exams would not be held this year. It was also decided that CBSE will take steps to […]

Police arrest accused on charges of rape in Srinagar

Police arrest accused on charges of rape in Srinagar

Srinagar, June 1: Police have arrested an accused on charges of rape here in Kashmir capital Srinagar. The associate of the accused is still at large while a hunt has been launched to nab him. Sources said that a Bakarwal family from Chenab Valley registered a compliant at police station Saddar Srinagar that two youth […]

Govt caps RT-PCR tests for Rs 400 at private labs in J&K

Govt caps RT-PCR tests for Rs 400 at private labs in J&K

Srinagar, June 01: The Jammu and Kashmir government on Monday capped the price of RT-PCR tests, considered the gold standard in coronavirus disease (Covid-19) detection, at Rs 400 for all private laboratories. “In exercise of the powers conferred by section 2 of the Epidemic Diseases Act, 1897 (3 of 1897) and in partial modification of […]

Massive Hailstorm Wrecks Havoc Across Kashmir Valley; Damages Orchards, Standing Crops

Massive Hailstorm Wrecks Havoc Across Kashmir Valley; Damages Orchards, Standing Crops

  Srinagar, June 01: A hailstorm wrecked havoc in parts of Kashmir Valley including northern Kupwara district’s Handwara, Budgam, South Kashmir parts damaging orchards and standing crops on Tuesday. Reports said that the hailstorm started at around 2:43 p.m. in Mawer Qalamabad Handwara’s Lawoosa, Yahama, Mawer Bala, Sanzipora, Qalamabad, Audoora, Chontipora and Drangsoo shahnagri Villages […]

Tanker driver dies on spot in Leh road accident

Tanker driver dies on spot in Leh road accident

Leh, June 1: A tanker driver died while his helper was grievously injured on Srinagar-Leh Highway near Tangsa area of Leh on Tuesday. Reports said that a tanker (JK02BU-5825) on way from Srinagar to Leh met with an accident after driver lost control over the vehicle near Tangsa area and skidded off the road. The […]