DLMDT asked to fix sale price of minor minerals, processed minerals in B’pora

BANDIPORA: The Deputy Commissioner (DC) Bandipora, Dr Owais Ahmad on Thursday chaired a meeting of District Level Multi Departmental Task Force to regulate the rates of minerals and processed minerals. The DC asked the officers to curb escalation of market rates of the minor and processed minerals and ensure the availability of the same at […]

Functioning of Elder helpline reviewed at Kulgam

KULGAM: In order to ensure smooth functioning of National helpline for senior citizens (Elder Line) in the district, a meeting of Officers under the chairmanship of Additional Development Commissioner Kulgam, Showkat Ahmad Rather was today held here at the mini-secretariat. The meeting was attended by SDM-Noorabad, CMO Kulgam,Tehsildars, DSWO Kulgam, TSWOs and project manager Aerial […]

GMC B’la organizes awareness programme on ‘Breast Cancer’

Slogan of ‘Know Cancer, for No Cancer’ Observed during the Event BARAMULLA: The Government Medical College (GMC) Baramulla today organised a daylong awareness program on Breast Cancer During the programme, a diverse audience representing different segments of the community viz doctors, nurses, medical students, Asha workers, among other concerned functionaries participated. The golden slogan of […]

MoS for W&CD and AYUSH visits Baramulla, Interacts with PRI’s

BARAMULLA: As part of the Union Government’s public outreach programme, Union Minister of State, Ministry of Women and Child Development and Ayush, Dr. Munjpara Mahendrabhai visited Baramulla district today. The Minister presided over a Seminar on Regimental Therapies in Modern Perspective which was organised by Health and Medical Education Department, Directorate of Ayush, Jammu and […]

MoS Shipping, Ports and Waterways lays foundation of Oxygen Plant at Achabal

ANANTNAG: Union Minister of State for Shipping, Ports and Waterways, Shantanu Thakur today laid foundation of a 500 LPM oxygen plant at NTPHC Achabal Anantnag which is scheduled to be completed in 2.5 months. The minister was also apprised about the vaccination drive in the district and informed that 11 lakh vaccine doses were administered […]

Bukhari pays rich tributes to Syed GR Gayoor on his death anniversary

Srinagar: Apni Party President Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari on Thursday paid rich tributes to Syed Ghulam Rasool Gayoor on his 16th death anniversary which is being observed tomorrow. He is also the father of Apni Party Leader and Coordinator South Kashmir Syed Showkat Gayoor Andrabi. In a statement issued here Bukhari described Syed Ghulam Rasool […]

J&KERA gives warm send off to Er Mrs Tanvir Mir

SRINAGAR: Er. MrsTanvir Mir who was recently transferred from J&KERA and posted as the Chief Engineer, PMGSY, Kashmir was Thursdayday given a warm send off by J&KERA. Dr. Syed Abid Rasheed Shah, Chief Executive Officer, J&KERA/JTFRP while appreciating the contribution of Mrs. Tanvir Mir as Director, Kashmir, JKERA said that the officer owing to her […]

Russia reports cases of more contagious Covid-19 variant: Reports

Russia reports cases of more contagious Covid-19 variant: Reports

Moscow: Russia has reported some COVID-19 infections with a new coronavirus variant believed to be even more contagious than the Delta one, the RIA news agency said on Thursday. It is possible that the AY.4.2 variant will spread widely, RIA quoted the state consumer watchdog’s senior researcher Kamil Khafizov as saying. That could cause the […]

Govt recognizes Purzgars as vital pillar in Shawl Industry

SRINAGAR: Recognizing Purzgars as an important section among the stakeholders in shawl manufacturing, a simple but impressive function was organized by the Handicrafts & Handloom Department Kashmir in association with Kashmir Pashmina Organization where in Registration certificates were distributed amongst the Purzgars. The Purzgars are instrumental in giving finish to the Kashmiri Shawls as the […]

Dir. Agri. Kmr inaugurates sale of Vegetable seedlings at Kitchen Garden, Lal Mandi

SRINAGAR: The Director Agriculture Kashmir, Chowdhary Mohammad Iqbal today inaugurated the distribution of Onion Vegetable seedlings at Kitchen Garden Lal Mandi. While interacting with the vegetable growers and kitchen garden lovers, the Director said the Department is committed to provide quality seedling material to the vegetable growers so that they could use the land resources […]