Archive for May 2015

JK jail gears up for Battle of Ideas concert

May 30th, 2015 | By

Srinagar: Chief Minister Mufti Muhammad Sayeed is all set to kick off the much awaited ‘Battle of Ideas’ concert at Central Jail Srinagar by the end of this month. Government sources said preparations were in full swing for the unique concert billed to become the hallmark of the Sayeed’s second stint as chief minister. “We
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Kashmir govt declares 2015 as the year of Cow

May 21st, 2015 | By

Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir government has declared 2015 as the Year of the Cow, to honour the bovine that has hogged headlines since BJP-PDP coalition took over in the state. “It is a special honour for me to be part and parcel of this development at all levels,” said Minister of Animal Husbandry Sajjad
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Enlightened Mufti says Kashmir best suited for Slum Tourim

May 5th, 2015 | By

Dharavi not Davos, to be the new model   Mumbai: Describing slum tourism as the only viable tourism model for Kashmir, Chief Minister Mufti Muhammad Sayeed Sunday said that his government was working hard to replicate the Dharavi model in Kashmir. Sayeed, accompanied with Finance Minister Haseeb Drabu, was interacting with travel operators and local
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