Tribal Affairs minister inaugurates several projects in Bandipora

Tribal Affairs minister inaugurates several projects in Bandipora

Says outreach aimed at taking feedback from public BANDIPORA: Union Minister for Tribal Affairs Arjun Munda today visited Bandipora as part of the ongoing public outreach programme of the Union Government. The minister inaugurated several developmental projects and interacted with multiple public delegations, members of Panchayat Raj Institutions and political parties besides interacting with youth […]

International community must engage with Taliban, incentivise them on women’s rights, inclusive govt: Imran Khan

International community must engage with Taliban, incentivise them on women’s rights, inclusive govt: Imran Khan

Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has said the international community must engage with the Taliban and “incentivise” them on issues such as women’s rights and an inclusive Afghan government to prevent the conflict-torn nation from ending up in chaos. Speaking to CNN from his private Bani Gala residence in Islamabad on Wednesday, Khan said […]

Div Com chairs SSCL meeting for Development of Srinagar Riverfront Phase-I

Div Com chairs SSCL meeting for Development of Srinagar Riverfront Phase-I

SRINAGAR: The Divisional Commissioner (Div Com) Kashmir, Pandurang K Pole today chaired a meeting of Srinagar Smart City Limited regarding Development of Srinagar RiverFront from Zero Bridge to Amira Kadal under Srinagar Smart City project, here. At the outset, Planning officers of Srinagar Smart City Limited gave a detailed presentation on the Srinagar Riverfront Development […]

NIT Srinagar, GIAN jointly organises daylong V2V flagship program at GDC Dooru Anantnag

NIT Srinagar, GIAN jointly organises daylong V2V flagship program at GDC Dooru Anantnag

‘We need more such flagship programs to reach out to people: Director NIT Srinagar: The Innovation, Incubation & Entrepreneurship Development (IIED) centre of National Institute of Technology (NIT) Srinagar in collaboration with Grassroots Innovations Augmentation Network (GIAN) J&K Thursday held a daylong program at Government Degree College and Government Higher Secondary, Dooru Anantnag. V2V recently […]

Couple injured in a bear attack in Kupwara

Couple injured in a bear attack in Kupwara

Kupwara: A couple was injured in a black bear attack in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district. Abdul Aziz Khatana 50 and his wife Saiba Begum 45 of Nagsari Kalaroos were attacked by a black bear in nearby forests in which duo received serious injuries. The other people immediately reached the spot and chased the beast, they […]

Women Polytechnic, DLSA Srinagar conducts workshop on Admissions /Scholarships awareness

SRINAGAR: The Govt. Polytechnic for Women, Srinagar today conducted an awareness campaign regarding admissions and scholarships with the Para Legal volunteers (PLVs) in collaboration with the District Legal Services Authority, Srinagar at District Court Complex, here. The Para Legal Volunteers have established their Legal Clinics throughout the nook and corner of district Srinagar and are […]

Replace barbed wire, wooden poles before winter: Advisor Baseer Khan

Replace barbed wire, wooden poles before winter: Advisor Baseer Khan

SRINAGAR: Advisor to Lieutenant Governor, Baseer Ahmad Khan today directed the officers of the Power Development Department to expedite the process of replacement of poles and barbed wire so that the same is completed before the onset of winter season. He passed on these directions during a meeting at Civil Secretariat here to resolve the […]

District Jail Pulwama first in JK to have NIOS Study Centre for prisoners

SRINAGAR: Continuing with its endeavor to help the underprivileged sections of society to complete their formal education at school level, the National Institute of Open School (NIOS) has opened its first study centre for prisoners of Jammu and Kashmir at District Jail Pulwama. NIOS is an autonomous institution under Ministry of Education, Government of India, […]

DC Srinagar holds interaction with Tourism Associations

SRINAGAR: The members of various Tourism Bodies/Associations of Kashmir including Hoteliers, Houseboat Owners, Tour and Travel Operators called on the Deputy Commissioner (DC) Srinagar, Mohammad Aijaz Asad here today to discuss various issues pertaining to the tourism sector. Additional Deputy Commissioner Srinagar, Khurshid Ahmad Shah, Assistant Director Tourism and other concerned officers besides, members of […]

SCERT’s Workshop Clears Roadblocks for RTE Act Implementation

Experts’ inputs, feedback to be shaped into a document: Official SRINAGAR: A workshop on formulation of rules and regulations with regard to the long-awaited implementation of the Right to Education (RTE) Act 2009 organised by the State Council of Educational Research and Training (SCERT), Jammu and Kashmir, concluded at the auditorium of the Jammu and […]