KEA slams RBI’s contingency measures, says need total remap

Srinagar: Kashmir Economic Alliance (KEA) on Friday slammed RBI’s contingency measures, saying it makes banks immune to losses and makes borrowers more vulnerable to extinction. In a statement, vice chairman of KEA Iqbal Trumboo said that they are unhappy over the RBI’s contingency measurers for deferment of interest component of working capital and other loans. […]

RTI Movement appeals govt to restore 4G, provide relief to people, release prisoners

Srinagar: J&K RTI Movement on Friday appealed to state and central government to provide relief to the people of J&K, restore 4G, release prisoners and procure and provide adequate Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) in view of Covid-19 pandemic. Shaikh Ghulam Rasool, Chair J&K RTI Movement said, “Conflict and corruption have consumed the health care of […]

KU puts on hold examination process

KU puts on hold examination process

SRINAGAR: Amid the prevailing Covid-19 pandemic, Kashmir University has put on hold the process of submitting examination forms for undergraduate 5th and 6th-semester examinations. The university administration had on Tuesday asked the college students of 2017 batch to complete the online submission of examination forms for the two semesters for now. Given the prevailing Coronavirus […]

CUS extends date for submitting exam forms

CUS extends date for submitting exam forms

SRINAGAR: Cluster University Srinagar on Thursday said it will extend the dates for submitting examinations forms for upcoming semester-end examinations after a recent varsity notification put the students in a spot of bother. Amid the ongoing pan-India lockdown to prevent the spread of the deadly Covid-19 disease, a notification issued by the Cluster University Srinagar […]

NC asks GoI to help stranded students, labourers

NC asks GoI to help stranded students, labourers

SRINAGAR: National Conference on Thursday asked the government of India to ensure that stranded students, businessmen, labourers in Bangladesh and elsewhere are properly taken care of which includes providing safe shelter and food. Party’s member of Parliament Hasnain Masoodi in a statement sought effective government intervention in helping the stranded students in Bangladesh and other […]

Covid-19 killing more men than women, claims DAK

SRINAGAR: Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) on Thursday claimed that the Covid-19 is killing more men than women following the death of an elderly male in Kashmir valley. “More men are dying than women due to the virus,” said DAK President Dr Nisar ul Hassan in a statement. “This is what evidence shows in countries with […]

JAC offers voluntary support to govt to combat pandemic

SRINAGAR: Joint Action Committee (JAC) Of Engineering Graduates Associations on Thursday offered its voluntary support to the government in combating Coronavirus pandemic. The statement said, “JAC of Engineering Graduates Associations has offered its voluntary support to the government in combating the Covid-19 pandemic. The JAC impressed upon the engineers to work with more zeal and […]

Moderate rain in plains, snow on upper reaches from Thursday: MeT

SRINAGAR: Meteorological department has predicated light to moderate rain in plains and snow on upper reaches of Kashmir from Thursday evening. Deputy Director of MeT, Mukhtar Ahmad told Kashmir Reader there will light to moderate rain in plains and light snowfall on the upper reaches of the valley from Thursday evening. He said that the […]

APSCC condemns militant attack on Gurdwara in Kabul

SRINAGAR: All Parties Sikh Coordination Committee (APSCC) on Thursday condemned the militant attack on a Gurdwara in Kabul in which 30 Sikhs were killed. In a statement, the Committee has demanded proper protection of the minorities including Sikhs living in the different parts of the globe. Expressing outrage over the attack on Gurdwara and subsequent […]

Over 300 Kashmiri students stranded in Kyrgyzstan, appeal authorities for return

Have taken up matter with GoI: Advisor Baseer Khan

Over 300 Kashmiri students stranded in Kyrgyzstan, appeal authorities for return

SRINAGAR: Over 300 Kashmiri medical professionals are stranded in Central Asia’s Kyrgyzstan due to the prevailing Covid-19 pandemic and have appealed authorities in Jammu and Kashmir to get them back to the valley. Several aggrieved students pursuing MBBS and MD at different medical universities in Bishkek, Osh and Jalalabad in Kyrgyzstan told Kashmir Reader over […]