CUK, CUJ decides to cooperate in academic, admin affairs

CUK, CUJ decides to cooperate in academic, admin affairs

SRINAGAR: The Vice-Chancellors of Central University of Kashmir and Jammu today decided to strengthen both the institutions of higher learning through mutual cooperation in academics and administrative affairs. Jointly chairing the meeting of Deans of Schools, Heads and Coordinators of the Departments of the Central University of Kashmir, CUK Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Mehraj ud Din and […]

2 drug peddlers held in Srinagar

SRINAGAR:  Police on Saturday arrested two people who were carrying Charas in Khanyar area here. As per a statement issued here, acting on specific information, a police party under the supervision of SDPO Khanyar apprehended two people in suspicious circumstances. “On checking, police recovered two kilograms of charas,” the statement said. The peddlers were identified […]

Freedom Party protests chairman Shah’s detention

Freedom Party protests chairman Shah’s detention

SRINAGAR: Democratic Freedom Party (DFP) activists from Budgam district held a protest here on Friday against the continuous detention of the party’s chairman, Shabir Ahmad Shah. A DFP spokesperson, in a statement issued here, said the protests were led by party’s district president, Abdul Gani. Gani, he said, also addressed the protesters and termed Shah’s […]

Hurriyat (G) demands release of Nowhatta minor

Hurriyat (G) demands release of Nowhatta minor

SRINAGAR: Hurriyat Conference (G) on Friday demanded release of 10-year-old Mohammad Islami Khan of Nowhatta. In a statement issued here, the conglomerate said his continuous detention and registration of FIRs against him was the “worst face of the tyrannical rule the world has ever seen”. Hurriyat (G) appealed the Amnesty International, international child right organisation, […]

Rain forecast: DC Sgr reviews preparedness of departments

SRINAGAR: In view of rain forecast by the Meteorological Department, the Deputy Commissioner Srinagar convened a meeting on Friday in his office chambers and reviewed preparedness of departments to meet any eventuality including dewatering of waterlogged areas. Among others, senior officers from Srinagar Municipal Corporation, Mechanical Engineering Department, Public Works Department UEED, Fire and Emergency […]

Workshop on “Translation of vernacular languages into English” concludes at KU

SRINAGAR: A three day seminar-cum-workshop titled “Translation of Vernacular Languages into English”—organised by the department of English, University of Kashmir concluded on Friday at Gandhi Bhawan here. According to a statement, the workshop got an immense response from the students, scholars and the other faculty members of the varsity and other colleges. While addressing the […]

SKIMS organises seminar on ‘Palliative Care and Nursing Perspectives’

SRINAGAR: Two day-long seminar on “Palliative Care & Nursing Perspectives” started on Friday in SK Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS) here. According to a statement, the seminar is being organised by the department of Nursing administration SKIMS in collaboration with Pain and Palliative Care Regional Cancer in the auditorium of tertiary care institute of Kashmir. […]

LAWDA issues: Governor puts officials in top gear

LAWDA issues: Governor puts officials in top gear

SRINAGAR: Governor N N Vohra has directed the district administration to ensure that the required legal restrictions are duly enforced to enable LAWDA to timely complete all its tasks. He also directed that a dedicated enforcement unit of Jammu and Kashmir Police will be made available to the three urban agencies operating in urban areas […]