Steeping prices of essentials hits people in Kashmir

Steeping prices of essentials hits people in Kashmir

Srinagar, Nov 23: With authorities in an apparent slumber, the prices of almost all essentials, particularly vegetables and eggs, have witnessed a sharp increase while frequent and unscheduled power cuts have returned to haunt the people in Kashmir valley. People alleged that rise in prices and power crises is a déjà vu all over again, […]

Omar hits out at Assam Health minister over his cancer remark

Omar hits out at Assam Health minister over his cancer remark

Srinagar, Nov 23: Reacting to Assam Health Minister Himanta Sarma’s comment that cancer strikes those who sin, former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah said ‘what does a person say in the face of such ignorant and dangerous stupidity’. “What does a person say in the face of such ignorant & dangerous stupidity! ” […]

Govt to conduct safety audit of old schools buildings

Govt to conduct safety audit of old schools buildings

Srinagar, Nov 23: The Jammu and Kashmir government Thursday said that it would conduct safety audit of old school buildings in the state to phase these out in a time-bound manner. State School Education Department, Secretary, Farooq Ahmad Shah, in a meeting here, directed chief education officers (CEOs) to carry out the audit and to […]

Dhoni interacts with students at Army Public School in Srinagar

Dhoni interacts with students at Army Public School in Srinagar

Srinagar, Nov 24: Former Indian Cricket Team captain Mahindra Singh Dhoni, who holds an honorary rank of Lieutenant Colonel in Indian Army, paid a visit to the army public school in Srinagar and interacted with students. There was no pre-knowledge of the event and the official twitter account of Chinar Corps, Indian Army, posted photos […]

CM’s Super-50 coaching: DSEK extends registration date till Nov 28

Srinagar, Nov 22: Keeping in view the engagement of students in class 12th Board examination, Directorate of School Education Kashmir has extended the last date for online registration for the CM’s Super- 50 Coaching classes which are likely to start in the first week of December 2017. On the demand of aspiring candidates especially the […]

Class 10 examination: Examination staff declines continuous sheets to students

Srinagar/Pulwama, Nov 22: In a shocking incident, Examination Staff at Government Higher Secondary School Newa in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district refused to provide continuous sheets to Class 10th candidates. Jammu Kashmir Board of School Education has been conducting Class 10 examination for regular students for Kashmir Division. Yesterday, students appeared in Mathematics subject. Students who […]

47 designated parallel parking places in Srinagar city: SMC

47 designated parallel parking places in Srinagar city: SMC

Commissioner seeks cooperation from people in this endeavor Srinagar, Nov 22: In order to streamline the traffic management of Srinagar city and to abide by the directions passed by High Court in the OWP no 458/2003 titled Kashmir Consumer welfare forum and another V/s Commissioner Transport and others, the Srinagar Municipal Corporation (SMC) in coordination […]

Mirwaiz released from house arrest

Mirwaiz released from house arrest

  Srinagar, Nov 22: Hurriyat Conference (M) chairman Mirwaiz Moulvi Omar Farooq was on Wednesday released after remaining under house arrest for four days while there was no relief for Hurriyat Conference (G) chairman Syed Ali Shah Geelani. “The Mirwaiz was released and security forces and state police personnel deployed outside his Nigeen house withdrawn […]

New Hajj Policy unfriendly: G A Mir

New Hajj Policy unfriendly: G A Mir

Srinagar Nov 21: Describing the new Hajj Policy 2017 as unfriendly and unbecoming on the part of Central Hajj Committee and Central Govt, J&K Pradesh Congress Committee (JKPCC) President G.A. Mir stated that adding no priority to those aspirants who have not been selected earlier for Haj Pilgrimage, is very discriminatory and biased saying that […]

Traffic Police seizes 57 vehicles in Srinagar

Traffic Police seizes 57 vehicles in Srinagar

Srinagar, Nov 21: In its continuous special drive against PSVs, LMVs, two Wheelers, Traffic Police City Srinagar Tuesday seized 57 vehicles at Jehangir Chowk & Hari Singh High Street where violators were creating lot of problems in free flow of traffic. Similar drive was conducted in Bishambarnagar area of Khanyar. According to a statement, during […]