For demanding re-exam of ‘out of syllabus’ question paper, 2 girl students among four undergrads ‘detained’ by KU officials

Registrar refutes allegations

Srinagar: After putting their careers at stake by framing what students say was an “out of syllabus” and “copy and paste” question paper, officials at the Kashmir University on Tuesday allegedly harassed undergraduate students and even “detained” at least four of them, including two girl students, when they tried to approach the varsity’s Vice Chancellor […]

BBA students stage protest, demand re-exam

SRINAGAR: The 6th-semester students of Bachelors of Business administration (BBA) of Kashmir University on Tuesday held a protest here demanding re-examination of “Materials Management” paper which was held on 2nd February and which according to the students was out of syllabus. Scores of students from Women’s College Naw Kadal assembled here in Press Enclave holding […]

Geelani stable, conscious, oriented: Dir SKIMS

SRINAGAR: Health of ailing senior resistance leader Syed Ali Geelani has shown improvement after he was treated upon by a group of doctors. According to Director, SKIMS, Dr. A. G. Ahangar, the condition of senior political leader, Syed Ali Geelani is stable and he is conscious, cooperative and oriented. A team of doctors is monitoring […]

Police recovers kidnapped newborn in a day

SRINAGAR: Within a day police recovered a newborn baby from the hands of kidnappers in the Srinagar city. According to the police spokesperson, an investigation team from Rajbagh police station had swung into action after a complaint was registered about the missing baby from the maternity Lal Ded Maternity hospital. “Police Station tracked the accused […]

Crime Branch arrests police inspector for taking bribe

SRINAGAR: A police officer of the rank of assistant sub inspector was arrested in poonch after he was caught red handed taking bribe. A statement issued here by the ACB said that ASI Mohd Amin posted of Police post Chinore, at Jammu was harassing and threatening a person with registration of FIR and arrest if […]

Police nabs accused in Jamiat leader’s murder within 24 hrs

SRINAGAR: Police has arrested a person on Friday in connection with the murder of Jamiat-e-Ahlihadees leader who was killed inside the mosque in Srinagar a day ago. One of the investigating police officer told Kashmir Reader on the condition of anonymity that they arrested the accused at Srinagar’s Jahangir Chowk when he was riding a […]

HC seeks government response on malpractices in Revenue Department

SRINAGAR: The J&K High Court directed Government authorities to file response to the contentions raised in a public interest litigation moved against malpractices in vogue in the Revenue Department. The plea seeks entire details of mutation in the patwari halqas of J&K UT besides a stringent action against those pathwaries who have carved out a […]

Internet restored after being suspended to quell rumours about Geelani’s health

Srinagar: Mobile Internet services was restored in Kashmir on Thursday afternoon, hours after authorities had suspended the facility to prevent rumours about the health of Hurriyat Conference chairman Syed Ali Shah Geelani. The services were snapped late Wednesday night after some social media posts claimed the health of the 90-year-old Geelani deteriorated, they said. Adequate […]

BBA students accuse KU admin of framing ‘copy pasted’ question paper

SRINAGAR: The University of Kashmir has allegedly put the career of scores of students at stake by framing “out of syllabus” question paper downloaded from the internet in the ongoing undergrad 6th semester examination. The aggrieved students of 2016 batch pursuing Bachelors’ in Business Administration (BBA) at different degree colleges of Kashmir and affiliated with […]

J&K High Court closes PIL on tuition centres

SRINAGAR: The J&K High Court closed down litigation related to regulating the working and functioning of the tuition centers operating in Jammu and Kashmir with a direction to government authorities to ensure Private Tuition Centre Rules of 2010 be implemented without fail. The court passed the direction after Additional Advocate General (AAG), B A Dar […]