Students accuse KU of failing them en masse

Students accuse KU of failing them en masse

  Srinagar, Jan 22: The undergraduate third-year students from different colleges affiliated with Kashmir University on Monday held a protest demonstration outside press enclave, Srinagar. A large number of students assembled outside press colony accusing Kashmir University of unfair results. “We have started our first semester in 2016 and now when we are in the […]

KU blames incomplete OMR sheets for UG results

  Srinagar, Jan 22: The University of Kashmir in a statement has said that students enrolled at various degree colleges whose result of 1st semester (CBCS) was declared on 19/01/2018. The spokesman said that the result of some candidates was declared as “LO”/“NA” or even “Re-appear” due to the following reasons. Such candidates have not […]

Daily wagers protest over non payment of salary

Daily wagers protest over non payment of salary

  Srinagar, Jan 22: Casual labours of irrigation and flood control department on Monday held a protest demonstration outside press colony Srinagar. Scores of the employees assembled outside press colony demanding an immediate release of long pending wages. “We have survived with the meagre salaries till now, why isn’t govt paying any heed towards us,” […]

Police arrest drug peddler in Sopore

  Srinagar, Jan 22: The Jammu and Kashmir Police on Monday have arrested a drug peddler in Hadipora, Sopore area of district Baramulla. A team of Jammu and Kashmir Police after receiving the specific inputs arrested the drug peddler identified as Mushtaq Ahmad Baba, a resident of Ladoora Rafiabad, during a checking at Hadipora, Sopore. […]

Hajj-2018: Selected pilgrims to submit Rs 81000 by Jan 31

  Srinagar, Jan 22: According to the Executive Officer State Hajj Committee, provisionally selected Hajj pilgrims have been asked to deposit advance Hajj amount of Rs 81,000 each as first installment by January 31, 2018. He said that the payment can be deposited online on Hajj Committee of India website ( or in State Bank […]

Proposal regarding establishment of Medical University under active consideration: Govt

PET-CT facility at SKIMS operational, Cancer on rise in Kashmir valley Jammu, Jan 22: The Jammu and Kashmir government Monday while informing the legislative Assembly that the establishment of Medical University is under active consideration, revealed that there was a sharp rise in cancer cases in the state, particularly in Kashmir region. Replying to a […]

100501 casual, other workers registered through online Aadhaar based bio- metric identification process: Govt

  Jammu, Jan 22: The state government Monday informed the legislative assembly that 100501 casual and other workers have been registered through online Aadhaar based bio- metric identification process. The Minister in-charge Finance has said that Department-wise number of casual and other workers whose particulars have been registered online through Aadhaar based biometric identification process […]

Ahead of R-day rehearsals, Traffic Police issues diversion plan

  Srinagar, Jan 22: The traffic police on Monday issued a diversion plan ahead of the R-day rehearsals, asking the general public to cooperate. The traffic police in a statement said that in view of the Rehearsals for Republic Day Celebrations-2018 at S.K. Cricket Stadium Sonawar Srinagar and in order to minimize inconvenience to the […]

Kashmir Observer editor receives Asian Arab Award 2018

  Srinagar, Jan 22: Editor -in-chief of local daily Kashmir Observer, Sajjad Haider was presented with the Asian Arab Award 2018 in Bangalore on Monday. Haider received the award for ‘Outstanding Contribution in building trust among Arab and Asian countries’ through Trans Asia News which is the pan Asia information service since 2011. Haider is […]

Revenue Deptt disallows proprietors to use their agricultural land

  Tangmarg, Jan 22: Locals from Dhobiwan Tangmarg area of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district has accused Revenue Department of turning agricultural land into barren one. Despite court directions, the Revenue Department is not allowing people to use the land they had bought from the owner of the agriculture land. A group of locals from Dhobiwan […]