Prof. Qayyum Hussain takes over as VC Cluster University Sgr

SRINAGAR: Professor Qayyum Hussain, a renowned scientist and academician today took over charge as Vice Chancellor of Cluster University of Srinagar. During the handover takeover ceremony Hussain was warmly welcomed by VC University of Kashmir and former VC CUS, Professor Talat Ahmad. While addressing an introductory cum welcome meet with different heads and principals of […]

Debate competition for school, college students commences at KU’s School of Law

Srinagar: A debate competition for school and college students commenced at the University of Kashmir on Monday. The ‘War of Words—Asian Parliamentary Debate Competition 2021’ has been organised by the DIQA Unit of the varsity’s School of Law in collaboration with NGO named ‘God’s Lap.’ Dean of Academic Affairs Prof Shabir Ahmad Bhat presided over […]

NIT Srinagar organizes academic field trip for students

NIT Srinagar organizes academic field trip for students

‘Academic trips play a vital role in the overall development of students for gaining practical experience’, Dir NIT Srinagar: The Department of Chemistry, National Institute of Technology (NIT) Srinagar on Sunday organized a one day-long academic field trip for students and faculty aimed to get a first-hand learning experience on the ground beyond their classrooms. […]

IGNOU established study centre at border town Uri

BARAMULLA: The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) has established a study centre for the people in border town Uri in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district. Principal Government Degree College (GDC) Uri Tariq Ahmad Chalkoo said that there was a study centre in district headquarter at GDC Baramulla, but it so difficult to the people of […]

DHSK revamps Divisional Level Committee to contain Covid resurgence

Srinagar: In view of directions given by Financial Commissioner, Health & Medical Education Department, Atal Dulloo (IAS) in the meeting regarding preparedness of the department for containment of resurgence of Covid-19, Director Health Services Kashmir Dr Mushtaq Rather revamped the Covid containment strategy by making Divisional Level Team and the task assigned thereof. The committee […]

Inspections of petrol pumps conducted at Srinagar

Inspections of petrol pumps conducted at Srinagar

SRINAGAR: On the directions of Deputy Commissioner Srinagar, a surprise inspection of Petrol Pumps was conducted to ascertain the correctness of deliveries of Dispensing units. The petrol pumps inspected include Rafiquee Filling Station, Sham Lal Filling Station, Ahad Filling Station Shalteng, Jay kay Filling Station Zainakote, Valley Filling Station. During the inspection it was found […]

Darul Khair distributes relief among fire Haft Chinar fire victims

Srinagar: Expressing deep grief and sorrow over the death of a mother-son duo (wife of Ghulam Muhammad Sheikh and a minor son Muhammad Abbas Sheikh) in a fire incident that devastated six more houses in Haft Chinar area of Srinagar, the Darul Khair Mirwaiz Manzil has stressed upon the immediate rehabilitation of the affected families. […]

Cyber Police Kashmir recovered missing smart-phones worth lakhs

Srinagar: Cyber Police Kashmir Zone Srinagar yet again succeeded in tracing and recovering 30 missing mobile phones worth lakhs of rupees. The phones so recovered were handed over to the rightful owners. Apart from various cyber crimes which are being reported in Cyber Police Station Kashmir Zone on routine basis, applications/reports from various complainants about […]

KU’s CWSR holds second awareness camp on personal hygiene in Tral

Srinagar: Kashmir University’s Centre for Women’s Studies and Research (CWSR) on Saturday organised a health and hygiene awareness camp at Tral. The day-long community-level awareness camp was held in continuation with a series of such endeavors initiated by the CWSR as part of a project sanctioned to it under Rashtriya Uchchatar Shiksha Abhiyan (RUSA). Coordinator […]

Mock drill to test flood preparedness held at Srinagar

Mock drill to test flood preparedness held at Srinagar

SRINAGAR: A Mock Drill on flood preparedness was conducted by NDRF in collaboration with SDRF, DDMA Srinagar and JKSEOC in River Jhelum near Zero Bridge here. The mock drill was carried out as part of preparation to combat flood like situation. The Drill was conducted in presence of Additional Deputy Commissioner (ADC) Srinagar, Dr Syed […]