GOI approves medical colleges for Leh, Udhampur

GMC for Handwara under consideration

SRINAGAR: The Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India (GoI) Friday accorded sanction to two new government medical colleges under centrally sponsored schemes—to be established at Leh and Udhampur districts of Jammu and Kashmir. Meanwhile, Financial Commissioner, Health and Medical Education, Atal Dulloo informed that a proposal submitted for Government Medical College, Handwara […]

55,000 apple box procured under MIS

Agri Ministry team to visit J&K

55,000 apple box procured under MIS

NEW DELHI: As many as 55,000 boxes of apples have been procured by NAFED under market intervention scheme from farmers in Kashmir till October 3, consisting of which weighs about 711 metric tonnes of furit costing Rs 3.36 crore while benefitting around 500 apple growers. The details were given by officials at a high level […]

Treat Everyone Fairly

Treat Everyone Fairly

In the treatment of people, there is a fundamental paradox and it lies in the fact that while we, as individuals, in any given station of life, would like to be treated what we think we deserve , but we treat people differently. Consider this generic example. Person A, who because of mere happenstance , […]

Redefine Leadership in Higher Education Institutions

Redefine Leadership in Higher Education Institutions

DR. ARSHED IQBAL DAR Truth talking and beautiful doing are the fruitful traits of a triumphant administrator. The speaker of living speech takes provision from intelligence. He stirs up meaning, adorns the speech with meaning, and decorates it with truthfulness so that the listener, from tasting its meaning, may yearn for meaning’s wellspring. How can […]

On the Causal Bond between Infrastructure Investment and Development Effects

BY BINISH QADRI Econometric models(Walters, 1968)allow us to estimate the long-run relationship between variables. The elementary awareness and understanding of Vector Auto regression(VAR) causality testing is that the past can influence the present and the future or past can cause the present and the future, but not the other way round and Granger causality covers […]

Political leaders to be released in phased manner after proper analysis: Advisor

Jammu: Political leaders under house arrest in Kashmir will be released in a phased manner after proper analysis of every individual, the J&K administration said on Thursday. Replying to a question on the future course of action regarding the detention of Kashmiri leaders after leaders in Jammu were released, the governor’s advisor Farooq Khan said, […]