JKEDI trains 63 youth for entrepreneurship

  Pampore, May 24: A batch of 63 aspiring entrepreneurs Thursday passed out from Jammu and Kashmir Entrepreneurship Development Institute (JKEDI), Pampore after completing the three-week Entrepreneurship Development Program (EDP). The candidates were trained for entrepreneurship at the institute’s Pampore campus under Seed Capital Fund Scheme (SCFS) and Youth Startup Loan Scheme (YSLS) being implemented […]

Army captain killed, another injured in Jammu road mishap

Srinagar, May 24: An Army captain was killed after his vehicle he was travelling in collided with an electricity pole in Jammu on Thursday early morning, police said. An official from the police department said that Captain Rakshit along with Lt Ranvijay Singh were travelling in the SUV, and collided with an electricity pole at […]

LC Panel reviews functioning of RDD

Srinagar, May 24: The Department Related Standing Committee (DRSC-II) of Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Council today reviewed the functioning of Rural Development Department (RDD) in the meeting held under the Chairmanship of MLC, Naresh Kumar Gupta here Thursday. The meeting was attended by Secretary, RDD Sheetal Nanda; Additional Secretary RDD, Rakesh Kumar, Joint Director Planning, […]

Naeem convenes Grievances Redress Camp in Ganderbal

Ganderbal, May 24: Reaching out to the people of Ganderbal, Minister for Public Works and Culture, Naeem Akhtar, today held a ‘Grievance Camp’ here to take stock of ongoing developmental works and address the issues faced by the people of the district. Several delegations comprising of young and old, men and women from various areas […]

Qaiser Lone chairs DRSC meeting

Reviews functioning of Housing & Urban Dev Deptt Srinagar, May 24: The meeting of Department Related Standing Committee (DRSC-I) of Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Council was held here today under the Chairmanship of MLC, Qaiser Jamsheed Lone to review the functioning of Housing and Urban Development Department (H&UDD). The Committee discussed the overall functioning of […]

SSB exam centre changed in Baramulla

Baramulla, May 24: According to the Deputy Commissioner Baramulla, all those candidates appearing in the SSB examination scheduled on May 27 who were earlier allotted centre in the SSM Engineering College Parihaspora are hereby informed that their centre has been shifted to SRM Welkin Higher Secondary School Sopore. Similarly, the exam centre at Govt Higher […]

Ramadhan an opportunity to get closer to Allah: Mirwaiz

Srinagar, May 24: Hurriyat Conference (M) Chairman and patron of Mutahida Majlis-e-Ulema (MMU) Mirwaiz Umar Farooq termed the month of Ramadhan as full of blessings and a great opportunity for the believers to get closer to Almighty Allah and seek His forgiveness. He said Ramadhan doesn’t only mean to avoid eating foot from dawn to […]

DC Ganderbal reviews progress of Srinagar Sonamarg-Gumri road

  Ganderbal, May 24: Deputy Commissioner Ganderbal, Dr. Piyush Singla, today convened a meeting to review the progress of Srinagar Sonamarg Gumri (SSG) road being executed and maintained by Beacon authorities. The meeting held threadbare discussions on the removal of bottlenecks and land acquisition for the SSG road, informing that an amount of Rs. 64.52 […]

Dr. G.N. Itoo gets additional charge of Secretary JKBOSE

Srinagar, May 24: In a significant development Government assigned the additional charge of Secretary JKBOSE to Director School Education Kashmir Dr. G.N. Itoo. In this regard the Administrative Department today issued a formal order vide no. Edu/BOSE/21/2013, dated: 24-05-2018 according to which in exercise of the powers vested under Jammu and Kashmir State Board of […]

DC Kupwara reviews micro-level plans under TAD programme

Kupwara, May 24: Deputy Commissioner Kupwara, Khalid Jahangir, today convened a meeting to review the micro-level plans under the Transformation of Aspirational Districts (TAD) programme of Government of India. The meeting took a comprehensive review of activity plans under key sectors of transformation including health, nutrition, education, basic infrastructure and skill development. The DC impressed […]