JKAACL, GDC Kargil organize talent hunt contest

Kargil, Jul 1: Jammu and Kashmir Academy of Art, Culture and Languages (JKAACL) in collaboration with Government Degree College Kargil organized a music, painting, debate and essay writing competition here today. Around 120 boys and girls students from Government Degree College Kargil participated in the day-long contests. The programme was held in line with Academy’s […]

‘Shujaat was epitome of truth, tradition, clarity ‘

One day conference on Fikr-i-Shujaat on July 22: Literary Forum Bandipora Bandipora, Jul 1: Pledging that they will take forward the incomplete mission of Dr. Syed Shujaat Bukhari the literati, poets and scholars from Literary Form Bandipora on Sunday said that he was an inspiration and role model for them. Speakers on the occasion hat […]

Sagar visits Bulbulshah, assess flood like situation

  Srinagar, Jul 1: National Conference (NC) General Secretary and MLA Khanyar, Ali Muhammad Sagar on Sunday visited the constituency to assess the floods like situation triggered due to the heavy rains. Sagar said that water had entered in Bulbul Shah area of Shehr-e-Khas here where people have faced hardships. “Some of the roads in […]

Yasin Malik visits Ladoo, meets bereaved family of slain Faizan

  Srinagar, Jul 1: Jammu Kashmir liberation front (JKLF) Chairman Muhammad Yasin Malik on Sunday while talking to a condolence meeting at Chatpora Pulwama resulting in death of a 15 year old boy Faizaan, said that who can envisage the pain and agony of a father who while trying to save wounded people comes across […]

BJP reconstitutes disciplinary committee

Jammu, Jul 1: The Jammu and Kashmir unit of the BJP Sunday reconstituted its disciplinary committee and nominated senior leader Sunil Sethi as its chairman, a party spokesman said. Senior leaders S Varinderjit Singh and Narsingh Das Rajwal were nominated as the members of committee, the spokesman said. He said the team was formed by […]

Only reservation can end discriminations: JK Gujjars

  Jammu, Jul 1: Maintaining that only ‘Reservation’ can end discrimination in the society -the Tribal Gujjar community scholars Sunday said that those who are opposing the concept of ‘quota’ are actually opposing the egalitarianism in the society. “Reservation provide uniformity and equality among all the castes, tribes,” they said. They were speaking at a […]

ADC Baramulla conducts extensive tour of flood-prone areas

  Baramulla, Jul 1: Additional Deputy Commissioner Baramulla Farooq Ahmad Baba today conducted an extensive tour of the flood-prone areas of the district to take stock of the situation arisen by recent rains. The ADC was accompanied by Tehsildar Pattan, Singhpora, Executive Engineer Flood Control, Engineers and other district officers. The team visited Gund Qasim, […]

DC Kupwara chairs DLRC meeting

  Kupwara, Jul 1: District Development Commissioner Kupwara, Khalid Jahangir, today chaired the District Level Review Committee (DLRC) meeting to review the overall performance of banks and relevant departments in the district. The meeting was attended by CPO Kupwara, Imtiaz Ahmad, LDM Kupwara, LDO, RBI, DDM NABARD, heads of various banks and all district and […]

District admin reiterates resolve to transform Kupwara’s dev scenario

Kupwara, Jul 1: District administration Kupwara has reiterated its resolve to transform the development scenario of the district and make it one of the better performing districts under the ‘Transformation of Aspirational Districts’ programme. Under the recently launched programme, 115 districts are competing in 49 parameters pertaining to improved health and nutrition, better education, agriculture, […]

Admin chalks out measures to boost tourist footfall in Bhaderwah

Bhaderwah, Jul 1: The district administration Doda today chalked out measures to boost tourist foot fall in Bahderwah and framed rates for hotels and restaurants here at a meeting chaired by Deputy Commissioner, Bhawani Rakwal. The meeting was attended by senior officers of district and local administration, representatives of Beopar Mandal Hotel Association and Paying […]