Save medicos first

Save medicos first

Reports about doctors and paramedics deployed at hospitals testing positive for Swine flu have created ripples in Kashmir. The common man is of the opinion if doctors are not safe then one can imagine the plight of the people. It’s really unfortunate that authorities have not given Flu shots to the medicos. This has put […]

Nocturnal blaze partially damages Khanqah-e-Moula shrine

Nocturnal blaze partially damages Khanqah-e-Moula shrine

Srinagar, Nov 15: A nocturnal blaze damaged one of Kashmir’s holiest Muslim shrines, the “Khanqah-e-Moula”, in old Srinagar city. Fire tenders were rushed to the spot soon after receiving news about the fire during the night and doused the flames before the blaze could cause any major damage to the shrine, said police. A police […]

Mehbooba assesses damage

Mehbooba assesses damage

Expresses satisfaction over shrine safety Srinagar, Nov 15: Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti Wednesday morning rushed here and visited the shrine of Hazrat Amir i Kabeer Mir Syed Ali Hamdani (R.A.) which has suffered some damages in a fire incident previous night. Cancelling all her engagements, Mehbooba Mufti air dashed to Srinagar Wednesday morning and straight […]

Mirwaiz visits Khankah-e-Moula

Mirwaiz visits Khankah-e-Moula

Srinagar, Nov 15: Mutahida Majilis-e-Ulema head Mirwaiz Umar Farooq visited Wednesday morning Kashmirs most revered and sacred shrine of Shah-e-Hamdan (RA) at Khankha-e-Moula here in the wake of mid-night blaze at the shrine that left the main minaret completely damaged. Mirwaiz expressed his shock and sorrow over the damage caused to the shrine by the […]

Dr Farooq, Omar grieved

Seek early restoration of the shrine Srinagar, Nov 15: National Conference President Dr. Farooq Abdullah and Working President Omar Abdullah on Wednesday expressed profound grief over the incident of fire at Khanqah-e-Moula on the intervening night of Tuesday and Wednesday. Seeking the early restoration of the damaged parts of the shrine, Dr. Farooq Abdullah and […]

Research scholars protest demanding amendment in Rule 51of PSC

Srinagar, Nov 15: Research scholars from various Universities of Kashmir Wednesday staged a protest urging upon Jammu Kashmir Public Service Commission to make amendments in the Rule 51 which according to protesting scholars is the biggest hurdle for them to secure jobs. Large number of Research scholars carrying placards and banners assembled here in Press […]

Charas, cash recovered from Primary School

Anantnag, Nov 15: A team of Revenue officials raided the house and a school in south Kashmir and recovered 6 kilo Charas, 6 kilo fukki besides Rs 7 lakh cash. The Revenue department had received inputs that one Mushtaq Bhat of Sether Sangam area of south Kashmir’s Anantnag district is in possession of drugs and […]

Day-to-day issues neglected under political rhetoric: Tarigami

Day-to-day issues neglected under political rhetoric: Tarigami

Srinagar, Nov 15: Legislator and Communist Party of India (Marxist) leader Wednesday said that while people in the state and especially in Kashmir Valley are suffering immensely due to the lack of basic amenities like electricity, water supply and health care, the ruling parties are trying to cover the basic issues under political rhetoric. It […]

Two army men injured in Ganderbal road accident

Srinagar, Nov 15: Two army personnel were injured after a vehicle they were travelling in met an accident in Gund area of central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district Wednesday afternoon. Reports said that the vehicle on way from Sonamrag to Gund the army vehicle skidded off Leh highway and fell into 30 feet deep gorge near the […]

Govt considering report on age-limit in civil services exam

New Delhi, Nov 15: Nearly eight months after its submission, the report of Baswan committee that suggested changes in civil service exam pattern and age limit is under examination, the government has said. The committee had submitted its report to the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) on August 9, 2016. “The Baswan Committee’s report along […]