Asiea pays surprise visit to GP Panth hospital

Asiea pays surprise visit to GP Panth hospital

Srinagar: Minister of State for Health and Medical Education, Asiea Naqash late yesterday evening paid a surprise visit to the GP Pant Pediatric Hospital Sonawar to inspect the functioning of the institute, besides taking stock of the services being made available to the patients there. The Minister during her visit inspected various wards of the […]

Panun Kashmir delegation begins two-day visit to Valley

Panun Kashmir delegation begins two-day visit to Valley

Srinagar: A two-member delegation of Panun Kashmir is on a two-day visit of Kashmir Valley. The delegation comprising of Ashwani Kumar Chrungoo, President and Upinder Kaul, General Secretary respectively of Panun Kashmir. The visit is in connection with the decade event of the 50-day Kashmir Sankalp Yatra that was initiated from Srinagar way back on […]

NEET (PG)-2018 exam: CM writes to Union Health Minister, seeks exam centre at Sgr

NEET (PG)-2018 exam: CM writes to Union Health Minister, seeks exam centre at Sgr

Jammu: Taking cognizance of the problems flagged by concerned candidates due to non-availability of a NEET (PG) examination centre at Srinagar, Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti has pleaded with Centre for establishment of an examination centre for the coming examination. In her communication to union Health & Family Welfare Minister, J P Nadda, the Chief Minister […]

Dalgate locals stage protest against liquor trade

Dalgate locals stage protest against liquor trade

Srinagar: The locals from tourist hub Dalgate Friday raised voice against the presence of liquor shops in their neighbourhood and protested on Boulevard road with the demand to immediately remove them. Eyewitnesses said that a large number of people shortly after the culmination of Friday congregational prayers assembled on Boulevard road in Dalgate Srinagar and […]

KVJA holds elections: Bashir Lone elected as president

KVJA holds elections: Bashir Lone elected as president

Srinagar: Kashmir Video Journalists Association (KVJA) Friday held it’s general body elections in Srinagar, to ensure free and fair process, some senior journalists were invited to supervise the process. Bashir Lone of New Delhi based Television news channel (CNN News 18) was elected as president of the Video Journalist Association (KVJA), Fayaz Ahmed Latha of […]

DCF Srinagar directs Indigo airlines to pay Rs 47000 for missing baggage

DCF Srinagar directs Indigo airlines to pay Rs 47000 for missing baggage

Srinagar, Nov 10: The District Consumer Forum (DCF), Srinagar, has directed Indigo Airlines to pay Rs 47,000 to a passenger who lost his luggage during Delhi to Srinagar travel five years ago. The Airlines has been directed to pay the amount within one month failing which, the amounts shall carry interest at the rate of […]

Fake I-Cards of security agencies, licenses recovered from fraudster

Fake I-Cards of security agencies, licenses recovered from fraudster

Srinagar: Srinagar police has arrested a fraudster and recovered fake government documents including I-Cards of security agencies and fake licenses. Acting on a specific information, a police party of Police Station Nigeen laid a surprise naka in its jurisdiction and arrested one person namely Ghulam Jeelani resident of Shaheedgunj. On his checking few fake driving […]

Use of antibiotics for Swine flu inappropriate: DAK

Use of antibiotics for Swine flu inappropriate: DAK

Srinagar: Doctors in Kashmir valley prescribe antibiotics for swine flu even though it is caused by a virus against which antibiotics have no effect, said Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) on Thursday in a communiqué. President DAK and flu expert Dr Nisar ul Hassan said swine flu is a viral infection that is not helped by […]

Instead of issuing statements, highlight miseries of Kashmiris: Malik to Pak PM

Instead of issuing statements, highlight miseries of Kashmiris: Malik to Pak PM

Srinagar: While reacting to a recent statement on independence of Kashmir by Pakistani Prime Minister Shahid Khanqan Abbasi, Jammu Kashmir liberation front (JKLF), Chairman Muhammad Yasin Malik Tuesday said that Kashmiris are being brutalized, terrorized and are passing through a tough time. He said, “In these testing times, instead of issuing statements that may create […]

Kashmir resolution lies in respecting people’s sentiment, says Jama’at

Kashmir resolution lies in respecting people’s sentiment, says Jama’at

Srinagar: Jama’at-e-Islami Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday said that it strongly believes that all the complex issues of the world can be resolved through dialogue provided the parties show sincerity and start it with the determination to reach a just conclusion. In a statement a spokesperson of the Jama’at said: “The stronger party should show […]