Governor reviews Rs 100 cr expansion plan of SMVD university

SRINAGAR: Governor N N Vohra on Tuesday reviewed Rs 100 crore expansion plan of SMVD university Katra here. According to a statement issued here, Governor who is also chancellor of the SMVD university was apprised about the expansion plans of the varsity with respect to construction of three proposed buildings, a new Academic Block, an […]

Tariq Abdullah is new NSS Coordinator at KU

SRINAGAR: Kashmir University (KU) has appointed Tariq Abdullah as Coordinator of its National Service Scheme (NSS) wing. A well-known documentary filmmaker and broadcaster, Tariq Abdullah is also Producer at varsity’s Educational Multimedia Research Centre (EMMRC). Prior to his appointment, he has served NSS wing of Kashmir University as programme officer for eight years. During these […]

IUST students interact with journalist

Awantipora: An interactive session with Associate Editor of Tameel-e-Irshad Nazim Nazir was held in Department of Journalism and Mass Communication (DJMC), Islamic University of Science and Technology (IUST) here on Tuesday. Deliberating in length on the evolution of Urdu journalism in Kashmir Nazir said that journalism in Kashmir is one of the ‘most difficult professions’ […]

Edu dept distributes wheelchairs, tricycles among specially-abled children

SRINAGAR: The education department in collaboration with district administration Kupwara on Tuesday organized a programme for the distribution of wheelchairs and tricycles among specially-abled children in DC office complex Kupwara. According to a statement issued here, the four-day camp was inaugurated by Additional District Development Commissioner Kupwara, Mohammad Yousuf Mir. On the occasion, 157 equipments […]

Dolphin school organizes ‘Talk to Know Conference’

SRINAGAR: Dolphin International School Pulwama on Tuesday organized its first on-campus student conference programme ‘Talk to Know Conference’. According to a statement issued here, the ‘Talk to Know Conference’ is a series of discussions between students and various influencers and change-makers in Kashmir valley. “It is a platform to discover alternatives, expand perspectives, and construct […]

Two soldiers injured in encounter: Army

Two soldiers injured in encounter: Army

Srinagar: Two soldiers were injured in an encounter with militants in forests of Kupwara in Jammu and Kashmir today, the Army said. The encounter broke out in the forests of Kupwara district last night. Two soldiers were injured in the gunbattle and have been evacuated for medical attention, an Army official said. The operation was […]

Rejig in admin: 59 officers transferred

Rejig in admin: 59 officers transferred

Srinagar: J&K government on Monday ordered transfer orders to 59 officers. The order was issued by through General Administration Department (GAD). As per the order, following officers were transferred and posted at new places. Dr. Asgar Hassan Samoon, IAS (JK:1993), Principal Secretary to the Government, Animal and Sheep Husbandry Department, shall also hold the charge […]

ATFI files sedition case against Mehbooba

ATFI files sedition case against Mehbooba

Srinagar: Anti-Terrorist Front of India (ATFI) on Monday filed a sedition case against the former chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir, Mehbooba Mufti over her statement wherein she had stated that more Salah-ud-dins and Yasin Maliks will be born in case New Delhi repeats 1987. The sedition case as per the documents available with Kashmir […]