LAWDA demolishes illegal structures

SRINAGAR: The Enforcement Wing of Lakes and Waterways Development Authority today carried out a demolition drive in Nigeen, Rainawari and Green Belt of Lashkari Mohalla. During the demolition drive two second storeys and one single storey house was demolished on the spot, furthermore, anti-encroachment drive was launched against the encroachers, who have encroached green area […]

KU VC appeals to RCA, JMI to create more space for Kashmir youth

KU VC appeals to RCA, JMI to create more space for Kashmir youth

Srinagar: The Vice Chancellor Kashmir University Prof Talat Ahmad made a strong plea for proper education of the youth from minority communities and mainstreaming them in various service sectors including Indian Civil Services and other competitive fields. Speaking at a webinar, “The Untold Story of Jamia Millia Islamia’s Residential Coaching Academy (RCA) growth”, organized by […]

PSAJK announces fee waiver scheme for beneficiary students

PSAJK announces fee waiver scheme for beneficiary students

Srinagar: Private Schools’ Association of Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday announced 100 per cent fee waiver to the wards of the families who had no income during the lockdown period. Private Schools’ Association of J&K (PSAJK) after lengthy deliberations with Parents Association of Privately Administered Schools (PAPAS), trade bodies and representatives of tourism, transporters and […]

Cab operators protest, seek permission to ply on Srinagar-Jammu highway again

Cab operators protest, seek permission to ply on Srinagar-Jammu highway again

SRINAGAR: Cab operators who ply from Srinagar to Jammu on Saturday held a protest demonstration here in Srinagar demanding that the government allow their vehicles to ferry passengers from Srinagar to Jammu. Scores of drivers operating the cab service from TRC Taxi Stand Srinagar assembled here in Press enclave, chanting slogans in favour of their […]

No summer respite from Covid cases in Kashmir: DAK

Srinagar: While early in the pandemic there was some hope that summer heat will stop the spread of the novel coronavirus, Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) on Saturday said that does not seem to be the case. “Despite high temperatures, Covid-19 cases are rising in Kashmir,” said DAK President and influenza expert Dr Nisar ul Hassan. […]

Div Com reviews measures to curb encroachments, prevent illegal constructions around Dal, Nigeen Lake

Div Com reviews measures to curb encroachments, prevent illegal constructions around Dal, Nigeen Lake

SRINAGAR: In order to curb encroachments and prevent illegal constructions in Nigeen and Dal Lakes, the Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Pandurang K Pole chaired a meeting here on Friday. The Deputy Commissioner, Srinagar Dr Shahid Iqbal Chowdhury, Vice Chairman LAWDA, Tufail Matto, officers of Police and Security agencies besides other concerned were present in the meeting. […]

Reviews preservation measures for Wular Lake, Hokersar, Kreentcho-Chandhara wetlands

Says no compromise on environment conservation SRINAGAR: In pursuance to the order passed by National Green Tribunal(NGT) regarding preservation of Wular Lake, Hokersar and Kreentchoo-Chandhara wetlands, the Divisional Commissioner Kashmir,Pandurang K Pole Friday chaired a meeting to review the conservation and preservation measures being taken for water bodies in Kashmir. Director Urban Local Bodies, Kashmir, […]

JKPDD scaning servers at Data Centre to assess ,arrest malware intrusion

Srinagar: JK Power Development Departmenst is currently in the process of conducting a deep scan of all servers installed at DC and DRC and 542 other workstations across out locations to assess a malware intrusion in order to avoid any further occurrence of such incidents. This after a cyber threat was detected at 4:42 AM […]

Polytechnic engineering students demand mass promotion, instead of exams

Polytechnic engineering students demand mass promotion, instead of exams

SRINAGAR: Polytechnic engineering students on Thursday held a protest demonstration here in Srinagar demanding the mass promotion in their second-semester. Scores of students assembled here in the Press enclave chanting the slogans in favor of their demands. Sadaf, one of the protesting students of the 2nd semester said that we are protesting against the notification […]

Announce jobs for unemployed dental surgeons: DAK

Srinagar: Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) on Thursday expressed concern over poor oral-dental care facilities across the hospitals in Jammu and Kashmir and demanded a job package for the unemployed dental surgeons. President DAK, Dr Suhail Naik said J&K is facing an unemployment crisis saying that the number of unemployed dental surgeons in JK has reached […]