First ever advanced glaucoma surgery performed in peripheral hospital Director Health compliments operative team

  Srinagar, Feb 7: In a major step to provide advance health care services for Glaucoma patients, the Opthalmic Unit of District Hospital Ganderbal performed a new advanced technique for trabeculectomy known as “Releasable Suture Trabeculectomy”. This is an advanced technique as compared to the conventional trabeculectomy and results are much better. Moreover Intraocular Pressure […]

PDP nominates Raja Aijaz Ali, Shahzad Khan as Secretaries Aiaz Mirza District President Rajouri

  Jammu, Feb 7: Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) President Mehbooba Mufti has nominated Raja Aijaz Ali and Shahzad Khan as Secretaries. She has also nominated Aijaz Mirza as District President for Rajouri District. Disclosing this here Party Vice President Mohammad Sartaj Madni hoped that their nomination will add in strengthening the party at gross root […]

MLA Kupwara demands early construction of cancer care unit

  Srinagar, Feb 7: A legislator on Wednesday urged the government to start at the earliest the work on the newly announced Tertiary Cancer Care unit in Kupwara district of north Kashmir. According to news agency GNS, MLA Kupwara Bashir Ahmad Dar asked the health minister Bali Bhagat in legislative assembly to come clear as […]

Toolpost Lower Munda shopkeepers stages protest, demands rehabilitation

Toolpost Lower Munda shopkeepers stages protest, demands rehabilitation

  Srinagar, Feb 7: Shopkeepers at Toolpost Lower Munda Friday staged a protest against the government’s move to close Toolpost at Lower Munda and demanded rehabilitation. Worth to mention as a follow up to the budget announcement, the government has notified that Toll Posts established in Kashmir division at Lower Munda in District Anantnag and […]

5 persons injured in road accidents

5 persons injured in road accidents

  Srinagar, Feb 7: Five persons were injured in different road accidents in Budgam and Sopore districts of the valley. In Budgam, a tractor bearing registration number JK18-6865 hit a motorcycle ridden by Feroz Ahmad Para resident of Rahkhai Chrar e Sharif at Kalai Bazar, resulting in injuries to the motorcyclist. The injured was shifted […]

BJP seeks status of resolution for return of Kashmiri Pandits

  Jammu, Feb 7: The BJP Wednesday sought to know the status of a resolution, passed last year, for creating a conducive atmosphere for the return of Kashmiri Pandits and other migrants to the Valley. The Jammu and Kashmir Assembly had unanimously passed the resolution on January 19 last year. BJP lawmaker Surinder Ambardar today […]

Govt respect every decision taken by previous govts: Dy CM, Haq

  Jammu, Feb 7: Deputy Chief Minister, Dr Nirmal Singh and Minister for Rural Development, Panchyati Raj, Law and Justice, Abdul Haq Khan Wednesday said in the House that Government respects historical decisions taken by the previous governments for the development of the State. The Deputy Chief Minister and Minister for RDD was replying to […]