Broken school building at Yatipora Palhallan threatens lives of students

Broken school building at Yatipora Palhallan threatens lives of students

BARAMULLA: Poor infrastructure at Government Boys Primary School Yatipora Palhallan in North Kashmir’s Baramulla district has put the lives of the school’s students at risk as the possibility of the school building’s sudden collapse looms over them every day. Scores of students studying at the school are anguished over the non-serious attitude of the government […]

Hurriyat (M), JKLF, ML condemn custodial death of Awantipora school teacher

Hurriyat (M), JKLF, ML condemn custodial death of Awantipora school teacher

Srinagar: The Hurriyat (M) led by Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) and Muslim League on Wednesday condemned the custodial death of Awantipora School teacher – Rizwan Pandit and said that the “incident has left entire Kashmir in a state of deep shock and grief and exhibits how people of Kashmir are denied […]

Advisor Kumar visits Govt Ayurvedic Hospital, inspects facilities

Advisor Kumar visits Govt Ayurvedic Hospital, inspects facilities

JAMMU: Advisor to Governor, K Vijay Kumar today inspected the facilities available for the patients here at Government Ayurvedic Hospital. Principal Secretary Heath Atal Dulloo, Principal GMC Dr Sunanda Raina, Director ISM Dr. Phuntsog Angchuk, Medical Superintendent Dr Taran Singh, faculty and senior doctors were present on the occasion. Medical Superintendent Dr Taran Singh briefed […]

Advisors, SMC Mayor greet people on Nauroz, Holi

JAMMU: Advisor to the Governor, Khurshid Ahmed Ganai has extended warm greetings to the people of the state on the auspicious occasions of Nauraz and Holi. In his message, Ganai said that these holy occasions symbolize the unique cultural heritage of the country and reinvigorate the spirit of mutual love, brotherhood and affection amongst the […]

JKERA initiates blacklisting of defaulting contractors

SRINAGAR: J&K Economic Reconstruction Agency (JKERA) has initiated the process of blacklisting/debarment of contractors who had violated various contract conditions in 12 contract packages under ADB Loan I and Loan II. As per an official communiqué issued here, CEO ERA, Raghav Langer said that the FIDIC contract agreement conditions clearly defines terms and condition for […]

Wildlife workshop held at Pahalgam

Srinagar: Wildlife Division, South Kashmir in collaboration with the Wildlife Trust of India (WTI), New Delhi and with technical support from the Wildlife Division, SKUAST-Kashmir organized a two day workshop on ‘Capacity Building & Training of the Frontline Wildlife Staff’ on Tuesday and Wednesday at Pahalgam. The aim of the programme was to impart state […]

J&K PSC Lectures’ Association holds meet, reviews charter of demands progress

Srinagar: The J&K PSC Lecturers’ Association Wednesday held a meeting here to review the progress of the charter of demands of +2 lecturers. According to the statement, the meet was chaired by its president Faisal Nayeem Parray. He welcomed Commissioner Secretary School Education, Sarita Chouhan for assuming charge and hoped the department will touch new […]

CUK VC launches plantation drive in varsity

Ganderbal: The Central University of Kashmir (CUK) Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Mehraj ud Din Mir on Wednesday kick-started a weeklong plantation drive organised by the Department of Students Welfare (DSW) in collaboration with Landscape Development Department and State Forest Department, at the varsity’s Green Campus in Ganderbal. “Prof. Mehraj ud Din Mir planted a sapling and highlighted […]