EJAC concerned over confusion about Medi-claim policy

Srinagar, Oct 7: President J&K Employees Joint Action Committee (EJAC) Abdul Qayoom Wani along with other leaders of EJAC showed serious concern over the confusion and chaos caused by implementation of Medi-claim policy without taking stakeholders on board. Wani said that while going through the contents of the policy there are some serious lacunas and […]

Childline 1098 service now in Kashmir

Asif Manzoor Srinagar, Oct 2: HELP (Human Effort for Love and Peace) foundation, J&K in coordination with Childline India Foundation launched CHILDLINE 1098 at three districts of Kashmir. The CHILDLINE 1098 is being implemented in Mokokchung through the initiatives of the Care & Support Society (C&SS) Mokokchung. CHILDLINE 1098 is a national 24 hours free, […]

Traffic jam witnessed as quarry holders protest at Pantha Chowk

Srinagar, Oct 1: Traffic on Monday comes to halt after the stone quarry holders on Monday took to streets in Pantha Chowk area here to protest against the government for banning the quarry activities since long. Hundreds of vehicles were seen stranded on the road after the protesters took to the streets to press for […]

KVB Productions organise “Jannat e Kashmir” at Tagore hall

Srinagar, Sep 26: To celebrate the rich cultural diversity of Jammu and Kashmir, a unique musical event was organized at the Tagore Hall in Srinagar where Kashmiri artists lent voice to the poetry written by Kashmiri scholars. The event titled ‘Jannat-e-Kashmir’ was organized by the Kashmir Business View (KBV) productions at Tagore hall in Srinagar. […]

AIR to organize Akashwani Sangeet Sameelan on Oct 6

Srinagar, Sep 26: In a first of its kind, All India Radio (AIR) is organizing first time Akashwani Sangeet Sameelan in Srinagar on 6th of October 2018 at Tagore hall. According to Director Radio Kashmir Srinagar, Nawaz Ahmad Nengroo, the famous artist Ustad Sakhawat Hussian Khan and famous Quali Singer Chand Afzal Qadri from Delhi […]

Nursing students continue to protest in Srinagar, seek colleague’s release

Srinagar, Sep 25: The Nursing students of Sher-e- Kashmir Institute of Medical Science (SKIMS), Soura on Tuesday staged a protest in Srinagar to demand the release of their classmate Muhammad Iqbal who was arrested by the police on Srinagar-Jammu highway on September 13. The students, holding placards and banners which read: ‘Release Iqbal’, ‘Iqbal is […]

Foreign tourist couple trapped in snow rescued in Kargil

Srinagar, Sep 25: A foreign tourist couple, who were trapped in snow in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kargil district, was rescued on Tuesday, officials said. “Micheal Mobius and his wife got trapped in snow between Pudzong La and Rang dum on Monday,” a district administration official said. “They somehow sent a distress signal to the Maritime […]

Privatization of Power: Employees continue to protest

Srinagar, Sep 25: Power sector employees in Jammu and Kashmir are up in arms against State Government decision to privatize distribution of electricity. The employees have threatened to intensify their protest against the move. The PDD employees staged massive protest in Srinagar, Budgam and other district headquarters. While calling the move anti-people they said that […]

Measles-Rubella campaign launched in Srinagar

Measles-Rubella campaign launched in Srinagar

Srinagar, Sep 24: Director Family Welfare, MCH and Immunization Dr Samir Mattoo and Additional District Development Commissioner Mehraj-ud-Din today jointly inaugurated Measles-Rubella immunization campaign from specially-abled children at Abhinandan home in Solina. Dr Mattoo said the administration was keen to cover entire 37, 72,960 children population within the age group of 9 months to 15 […]