Police foil teachers’ Raj Bhawan march in Srinagar

Mohammad Iqbal Mir Srinagar, Sep 23: Police on Sunday used force to thwart teachers’ march towards Governor Satya Pal Malik’s official residence Raj Bhawan here. Hundreds of teachers had assembled at Partap Park Srinagar under the banner of JK Teachers Forum and were protesting against government’s failure to implement 7th pay commission for Sarva Shiksha […]

Amar Singh College wins Annual IIPA-DSW 2018 debate held at KU

Srinagar, Sep 21: Debating team from Amar Singh College Srinagar lifted the Annual IIPA-DSW Debate Rolling Trophy after defeating around 50 participants who were divided into 25 teams. The debating team from Amar Singh College which included Asma Syed and Malik Moen Abas won the title for Amar Singh College where as Safiya Mehraj from […]

DAK issues advisory on flu vaccination

Srinagar, Sep 21: With flu season just around the corner, Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) on Friday urged people to get vaccinated against flu. “Vaccination is the single best defense against flu,” said DAK President and flu expert Dr Nisar ul Hassan. He said everyone 6 months and older should get annual flu vaccine before the […]

Govt committed to provide every facility to far-flung areas: Div Com

Govt committed to provide every facility to far-flung areas: Div Com

Srinagar, Sep 20: Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Baseer Ahmad Khan Thursday said that the government is committed to provide every facility to the far-flung areas. The Divisional Commissioner made these remarks while took a detailed review of supply, stocking, distribution of food grains, and availability of K-oil and LPG in far-flung areas of Kashmir division including […]

Muharram processions taken out across Kashmir

Srinagar, Sep 20: Anjuman Shari Shai organized multiple Muharram processions across Kashmir Valley. Thousands of mourners participated in processions in Gawkadal, Kachikani Mir Bihari while despite curbs a procession was taken out in Abi Guzar Srinagar. Besides, processions were taken out at Abadpora, Awadawra, Bogha Chhal, Astan Sharif Wuyen Chadoora, Palar Budgam, Malik Gund Chatargam, […]

Best tribute to Imam Hussain (RA) is to follow him, says Mirwaiz

Best tribute to Imam Hussain (RA) is to follow him, says Mirwaiz

Srinagar, Sep 20: APHC (M) chairman and Muttahida Majlis-e-Ulema head Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has paid glorious tributes to the martyrs of Karbala, Hazrat Imam Hussain (RA), his family and companions, saying their great sacrifice infused new life and meaning into understanding Islam. Mirwaiz in a statement said that despite being far less in number up […]

PDD regularizes 63711 connections under SAUBHAGYA scheme

PDD regularizes 63711 connections under SAUBHAGYA scheme

Div com directs DCs to start intense drive to curb illegal power connections Srinagar, Sep 19: On the directions of the Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Baseer Ahmad Khan, PDD has regularized 63711 electricity connections under SAUBHAGYA scheme across the Valley. SAUBHAGYA or Pradhan Mantri Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana was flagged off in September 2017 with […]

Teachers hunger strike continues

Teachers hunger strike continues

Silence of Govt shameful: Qayoom Wani Srinagar, Sep 19: State wide indefinite chain hunger strike under the banner of Teachers Joint Action Committee (TJAC) entered in 17th day at Pratap Park Srinagar and 21st day in press club Jammu where people from all walks of life besides large number of Teachers are attending hunger striking […]

Board, University exams to be held from Oct 16-Nov 16: Ganai

Srinagar, Sep 19: Advisor to Governor Khursheed Ahmad Ganai on Wednesday said that examinations conducted by J&K Board of School Education (J&K BOSE) and universities of Jammu and Kashmir will commence from October 16 and conclude by November 16. Addressing one day conference of Deputy Commissioners and district Superintendents of Police (SPs) called by Governor […]

12 years on, Rawalpora-Khansahib bridge still incomplete

Raja Bilal Srinagar, Sep 19: Despite passing of 12 years, the authorities have failed to complete Rawalpora Bridge. Strong resentment is brewing among locals against inordinate delay in completion of the project. A local resident said that “the work on the project was started before many years and government had assured us the bridge would […]