KU VC flags-off Pencak Silat student contingent for all-India championship

Srinagar: Kashmir University Vice-Chancellor Prof Nilofar Khan on Monday flagged-off a Pencak Silat student contingent for their participation in the all-India inter-university championship to be held in University of Jammu from May 24. 18 students, including boys and girls from KU and its affiliated colleges, are participating in the championship under the supervision of varsity’s […]

Avoid shikara rides, trekking: Advisory

Avoid shikara rides, trekking: Advisory

Ganderbal: The State Disaster Response Fund (SDRF) rescued two minor boys who were stuck in Manasbal Lake in central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district on Sunday. Officials said that amid strong winds, two minor were stuck in lake, however, Quick Reaction Teams (ORTs) started rescue operation and evacuated the duo to safe locations. “There is a proper […]

J&K pilgrims of Hajj-2022 asked to procure luggage on their own

J&K pilgrims of Hajj-2022 asked to procure luggage on their own

SRINAGAR: The Haj Committee of India through an official communication has intimated that they will not able to deliver standardised baggage to pilgrims of UTs of J&K/ Ladakh and instead the selected Haj Pilgrims of UT J&K/ Ladakh are hereby informed that they shall procure/ purchase luggage at their own level. “Accordingly, all the selected […]

2 dead, 7 injured as car falls into gorge in Ramban

2 dead, 7 injured as car falls into gorge in Ramban

Ramban: A car rolled down into a gorge in Batote area of Ramban district of on Sunday, leaving two person dead including a woman and 7 others injured, officials said. An official said that the accident of ill-fated eco car (JK06A-5525) happened at Sanasar area of Ramban. “The occupants of the vehicle were on their […]

Man arrested for raping 19-yr-old girl in Budgam

Man arrested for raping 19-yr-old girl in Budgam

Budgam: Police have arrested a man for raping a 19-year-old girl in Budgam. In a statement, police said it received a written complaint from one Ghulam Rasool Sheikh stating therein that his daughter (name with held) age about 19 years has been forcefully raped by one Mudasir Ahmed Wani resident of Zagoo Kharein. In this […]

Research, Technology, Innovation main tools to meet aspirations of people in India: Advisor Bhatnagar

Research, Technology, Innovation main tools to meet aspirations of people in India: Advisor Bhatnagar

SRINAGAR: Advisor Bhatnagar today remarked that the research, technology, innovation and incubation are the main tools for meeting the aspirations of people for an emerging nation like India which is an aspirational society. The Advisor made these comments while addressing the valedictory session of ‘Two-Day International Conference on Contemporary Business Trends (ICCBT)-2022’ at National Institute […]

Secretary Planning reviews functioning of Directorate of Economics, Statistics

Secretary Planning reviews functioning of Directorate of Economics, Statistics

JAMMU: Secretary, Planning Development and Monitoring Department, Dr Raghav Langer, today conducted a detailed inspection and review of functioning of Directorate of Economics and Statistics. Director General, DES, Satveer Kour and other senior officials were present in the meeting. Secretary visited the Statistical Training Institute imparting different kinds of training to the trainees. He took […]

Mock Drill on fire, safety held in SDH Bhadarwah

DODA: A Mock Drill on fire and safety besides awareness program was today organized by Fire and Emergency services Bhadarwah, in collaboration with Hospital administration, here in the Sub Divisional Hospital Bhaderwah. The drill was conducted with the active participation of staff of the hospital and Fire and Emergency Bhadarwah. This drill gave participants relevant […]

JK Govt promoting gender-inclusive ecosystem ensuring women enhanced access to education, economic growth

JK Govt promoting gender-inclusive ecosystem ensuring women enhanced access to education, economic growth

SRINAGAR: Jammu and Kashmir government has embarked upon numerous initiatives to create a gender inclusive ecosystem in the Union Territory for ensuring women get an enhanced access to education besides socio-economic growth. The government led by Lieutenant Governor, Manoj Sinha, is providing all opportunities to J&K women to progress and prosper in all fields of […]

International Museum week celebration concludes at Dogra Art Museum

JAMMU: “The International Museum Week’’ celebrations organized on a grand note at the Dogra Art Museum, Mubarak Mandi, Jammu by the Department of Archives, Archaeology and Museums, J&K Government concluded on Sunday. The activities organised during the celebratory event included a special exhibition on Dogra Folk Art for which visiting hours were extended to facilitate […]