Social connections reduce risk of heart attack, stroke: DAK

  Srinagar, Jun 21: Claiming that social connections reduce the risk of heart attacks and strokes, Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) said that studies have revealed that about a third of heart attacks and strokes can be prevented by strong social ties. “If you are connected to your neighbors, have strong family ties and are involved […]

Unidentified body recovered in Srinagar

Srinagar, Jun 21: An unidentified body of a male was recovered in the outskirts of Srinagar city on Thursday, official sources said. They said panic gripped in Bilal Colony Qamarwari in the city outskirts when a body was found on the bund by some people Thursday. Police was informed immediately, they said adding later a […]

Patwar Association calls off strike

Srinagar, Jun 21: The All Jammu and Kashmir Patwar Association called off their about two month long strike with immediate effect, an official spokesman said here on Thursday afternoon. He said a delegation of All J&K Patwar Association Thursday called on Financial Commissioner Revenue and reiterated their demands. They discussed various issues pertaining to Patwaries […]

Secretariat Employees Union calls on Governor

  Srinagar, Jun 21: A delegation of All J&K Secretariat Employees Union led by its President Ghulam Rasool, called on Governor N.N. Vohra at the Civil Secretariat today and apprised Governor about some of their important problems. Governor urged members of the Union to work with zeal, honesty and dedication for the time bound disposal […]

e-PDS for bringing accountability, transparency: Com Secy

e-PDS for bringing accountability, transparency: Com Secy

Srinagar, Jun 21: For effective implementation of electronic Public Distribution System (e-PDS), a one-day state level workshop was today organized by Directorate of Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs (FC &CA), at Directorate of Information and Public Relations. The workshop was organized under the superintendence of Commissioner Secretary, FCS&CA Dr Abdul Rashid the workshop was […]

Secretary Tourism chairs workshop on online monitoring of works

  Srinagar, Jun 21: A workshop aimed at familiarizing the engineering staff of Tourism department about a specially designed online application titled “Dashboard Application” was held on Wednesday at TRC Srinagar under the chairmanship of Secretary Tourism Rigzin Samphael. Besides Director Tourism Kashmir Mahmood Ahmed Shah, the workshop was attended by CEOs and engineering staff […]

Secretary RDD reviews implementation of Governor’s directions

Secretary RDD reviews implementation of Governor’s directions

Srinagar, Jun 21: Secretary, Department of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj, Sheetal Nanda held a meeting to review the action taken on the directions issued by Governor, NN Vohra for completion of various works and to clear the pendencies in a time-bound manner. The Secretary issued a slew of instructions to officers for immediate implementation […]

Nazir Laway chairs DISHA meeting at Kulgam

  Kulgam, Jun 21: Member Parliament Rajya Sabha, Nazir Ahmad Laway today chaired a meeting of District Development Coordination & Monitoring Committee under (DISHA) at mini- secretariat Kulgam to review progress achieved under different centrally sponsored schemes in the district. DDC Kulgam Sajad Hussain, ADDC, CPO, ACD, Executive Engineers of PDD, R&B, PMGSY, CAO, CEO […]

DC Kupwara reviews 2nd Phase of GSA

Kupwara, Jun 21: The District Development Commissioner Kupwara, Khalid Jahangir today convened a meeting to review the status of the second Phase of Gram Swaraj Abhiyan/ Krishi Kalyan Abhiyan in 222 villages of the district with a population above 1000. Kupwara has been identified as one of the Aspirational District in the country. The meeting […]

Nirmal Singh for adopting healthy lifestyle to stay fit

‘Yoga significant to discover inner peace; transforming body, mind’ Jammu, Jun 21: “Yoga is significant to discover inner peace; sense of oneness with yourself, symbolizes harmony between man and nature and form a balance between mind and body,” said Speaker, Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly Dr Nirmal Singh during the International Yoga Day celebrations held […]