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26-Mar-2019 Baramulla

Lagama Uri residents face acute water scarcity

Inhabitants of Lagama area of Uri here have expressed resentment against the Public Health Engineering (PHE) for failing to provide adequate water supply to them. Accusing the PHE department of ignoring their plights, the residents of Dabarpati, Lagamapati and Kheshyari...

26-Mar-2019 Kupwara

Combined classes at Middle School affect education of students

Painting a grim picture of the education sector, the educational institute in Dudwan village in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district lacks proper space, thus giving tough time to the students as well as the tutors here. A school building 'Government middle school'...

29-Jan-2019 Uri

Degree College students suffering in absence of Principal: J&KSM

Students at Government Degree College Uri are suffering immensely as the post of the Principal in the college is lying vacant from last one year. It has severely hit the academics and documental work.A delegation of students from the college met the representatives...

21-Jan-2019 Bandipora

9 years on, DH Bandipora awaits completion

Sanctioned nine years ago, the 100-bed District hospital in the Bandipora district is awaiting completion, thus leaving the people of the district to suffer.The foundation stone for the hospital was laid in the year 2010. Since then, eight years passed, work on...

18-Jan-2019 Bandipora

Town without infrastructure and facilities is called Ajas

Ajas town of North Kashmir’s Bandipora district is one of the towns of district that is not only backward as for as development is concerned but it also  lags behind on every front. The successive district administration according to locals neglected...

28-Dec-2018 Baramulla

People of this Pattan village cross river to reach the road

The people of Dargam, Pattan in north Kashmir's Baramulla district demand a bridge to reach to the main road which is separated from the village by a river.The people have been crossing the river to reach the main road as there is no alternative route.Though...

13-Nov-2018 Srinagar

Power woes continue to haunt Kashmir populace

Kashmir Valley has been witnessing a huge power crisis even though Jammu Kashmir Chief Secretary last month had directed the Power Development Department to ensure that there is no problem of power in Kashmir during winters. Central, South and North Kashmir...

04-Nov-2018 Srinagar

Unprecedented power outages across Kashmir Valley

Unprecedented power outages plunged the Kashmir Valley into darkness, with authorities on Sunday blaming Saturday's heavy snowfall for the disruption.The valley witnessed snowfall in the month of November for the first time since 2009.Chief engineer electric maintenance...

06-Sep-2018 Srinagar

Aripal village of Tral faces hardship due to absence of bridge

Residents of Dar Ganie Gund, Nagnaad and Heevan Yangvani villages in Aripal tehsil of Tral area of South Kashmir’s Pulwama district are facing immense hardships due to absence of a bridge over a local stream.Situated in the foothills of Vasturvan forest, Nagnaad,...

02-Aug-2018 Srinagar

Residents of Lonepora Tarigam up arms against bad condition of road

Residents of Lonepora Tarigam in south Kashmir’s Qazigund town are up arms against bad condition of the road in Qazigund town of South Kashmir locals held a protest demonstration against the district administration and the concerned authorities.Residents of Tarigam...

02-Aug-2018 Srinagar

Lack of public toilets for women, tourists in Srinagar distressful

Even in Lal Chowk, the busiest area in Srinagar, local women confide lack of clean and hygienic toilets makes it difficult for them to survive a usual day out on streets.Saima Hameed, who works as a sales girl in one of the malls in the city, shares, “That...

24-Jul-2018 Srinagar

Subscribers across Kashmir fume over Jio poor service

Hundreds of complaints are pouring against Jio telecommunication company from lengthen and breadth of Kashmir Valley while subscribers are accusing the company of cheat and fraud.A day after journalist fraternity alleged Jio has week signal and poor net service...

23-Jul-2018 Srinagar

Poor Jio net service irks journalists in Press Enclave

Extremely poor net service of Jio in Press Enclave Srinagar is frustrating subscribers as concerned officials of this cash rich telecom company have virtually turned a Nelson’s eye towards the problems being encountered by the subscribers particularly Journalist...

11-Jul-2018 Srinagar

Hospitals face acute shortage of medicines in Kashmir

The acute shortage of medicines in Government Hospitals has been forcing different hospitals to purchase the same on exorbitant rates from private distributors. Sources said that Directorate of Health Services has miserably failed to supply the medicines...

09-Jul-2018 Srinagar

Two teachers for 150 students in Middle school of Kargil Village

A government middle school in a remote village in Kargil district has only two teachers posted for 150 students.The school located in the hill village of Batambis area of Kargil, has been facing the staff shortage for a very long time despite having highest...

04-Jul-2018 Srinagar

Baramulla Hospital without water Expose cleanliness claims

Government Hospital in Baramulla district of north Kashmir has no drinking water facility.The Hospital has few toilets/washrooms but due to non-availability of water, the patients are forced to go in the open risking their lives as the locals said.While the attendants...

04-Jul-2018 Srinagar

Dog menace continues in Srinagar, SMC unable to deliver

With the much hyped dog sterilization programme launched in 2013, the Srinagar Municipal Corporation has so far proved to be unable to deliver the desired results.Local populace believes here that street dog numbers has increased which continue to affect...

02-Jul-2018 Uri

Degree College Uri headless for two months

Belying the tall claims of government about upgrading and developing the educational sector in the rural areas of the state, Government Degree College in frontier Uri town in north Kashmir Baramulla district is without Principal from last two months thus affecting...

21-May-2018 Tangmarg

Hotel Workers Throw Garbage Towards Forest Area At Gulmarg Kashmir

Despite directions by Jammu and Kashmir High Court to safeguard the tourist resorts  government has failed to provide adequate disposal systems for solid and liquid waste.Sources Said” that to make things worse, Hotels, Restaurants,Shops and commercial...

17-May-2018 Srinagar

Poor Airtel service irks Bijbehara residents

Scores of subscribers of Airtel telecom operator alleges that it failed to provide quality ‘calling services’ and internet service to the people living in far-flung areas of Bijebehara in Anantnag district.The Airtel Subscribers from Khiarm, Sirhama,Nowshara ...

17-May-2018 Srinagar

Transportation of school children fraught with dangers in Srinagar

The transportation ferry children to and fro from their respective top private schools in Srinagar district are fraught with great dangers but the authorities seem unmoved.Though there is a clear direction from the education ministry that a particular 'type'...

16-Apr-2018 Jammu

Kashmir valley turning into a beggar’s paradise

Kashmir valley is fast turning into a beggar’s paradise. The inhabitants compliant that the beggars unleash trouble among pedestrians and commuters by chasing to fetch money.They said that this has not only annoyed people but is also giving hard time to tourists...

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