CUK students protest, demand release of varsity mate

CUK students protest, demand release of varsity mate

Arif Rashid Srinagar: Students from central university of Kashmir on Monday held a protest demonstration here in Srinagar demanding release of their classmate. However one of the students, Mohammad Ismail Ganie has been released by the police on Sunday. The students identified as Suhail Ahmad Ahmad Dar of Shopian and Mohammad Ismail Ganie of Baramulla, […]

Kashmir Sikh community demands revocation of Sro-425

Kashmir Sikh community demands revocation of Sro-425

Arif rashid Srinagar: Kashmiri Sikh Community on Monday held a protest demonstration here in Srinagar demanding revocation of SRO-425. The Sikhs from various district of Kashmir valley assembled here in Pratap Park under the banner of Kashmir Sikh community. Holding placards and banners reading: “SRO- 425 totally injustice with Kashmiri Sikhs”, ” stop favoritism”, “Do […]

Unscheduled power cuts adds to woes as Kashmir freezes; NC slams govt for ‘negligent attitude’

Unscheduled power cuts adds to woes as Kashmir freezes; NC slams govt for ‘negligent attitude’

Photo courtesy: Danish Ismail/Reuters Srinagar: As the valley reels under a cold wave, residents in Srinagar are complaining about frequent electricity cuts. In Srinagar, both metered and non-metered areas are facing erratic power outages from last month leaving public outraged. A consumer from the city’s Bemina neighbourhood said the area is plagued with erratic power cuts despite […]

Kashmir University establishes anti-graft unit to fight corruption

Kashmir University establishes anti-graft unit to fight corruption

Srinagar: Kashmir University on Monday set up a “cell” in its examination wing to fight corruption. An order issued by the varsity said the cell, which has been named ‘Campaign Against Corruption” will have Controller of Examinations as its chairman. The chairman, it said, “shall receive any such complaint relating to examinations against any person/officer/ official […]

Arrest of students: Kashmir’s Central University suspends classwork today, students urge governor to intervene

Arrest of students: Kashmir’s Central University suspends classwork today, students urge governor to intervene

Srinagar: The central university of Kashmir on Monday suspended classwork for the fear of eruption of protests against the arrest of two varsity students last week. The students identified as Suhail Ahmad Ahmad Dar of Shopian and Mohammad Ismail Ganie of Baramulla, both 3rd semester students of Political Science department, were picked up by police […]

400-yr-old tradition ‘Khoja-e-Digar’ prayers today, traffic police issues advisory

400-yr-old tradition ‘Khoja-e-Digar’ prayers today, traffic police issues advisory

File photo of The Khoj-e-Digar prayers in Srinagar Srinagar: The 400-year-old practice of congregational Asr prayers, The Khoj-e-Digar, at the shrine of Khanqah-i-Naqshbandiya will be offered today. The prayers in which thousands of people participate are offered every year on the 3rd day of the month of Rabi-ul- Awal.  Gatherings for special prayers (Khatmat-ul-muazzamat) are held for twelve […]

‘Kashmir Sikh Community’ demands revocation of SRO-425

Srinagar: Kashmiri Sikh Community Monday held a protest demonstration in Srinagar demanding revocation of SRO-425 in Jammu and Kashmir. The Sikhs from various district of Kashmir valley assembled here in Pratap Park under the banner of Kashmir Sikh community. Holding placards and banners reading: “SRO- 425 totally injustice with Kashmiri Sikhs”, ” Stop Favouritism”, “Do […]

Budgam teachers resent delay in salaries over ‘info submission’

Budgam teachers resent delay in salaries over ‘info submission’

IRSHAD KHAN SRINAGAR: Teachers in central Kashmir’s Budgam district are complaining that salaries of many of them are being unprecedentedly delayed, for “merely non-submission” of information, even as authorities say that the schools the teachers are posted at were defaulting on crucial data. The teachers said that there was “no abdication of duty” on their […]