DIC holds review meeting with research project fellows

Ganderbal: A review meeting with all the Research Project Fellows engaged with Design Innovation Centre (DIC) of Central University of Kashmir (CUK) was held at Green Campus of the varsity on Wednesday with Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Mehraj ud Din Mir in the chair. “Registrar, Prof. Fayaz A Nika, Prof. N.A. Nadeem, Prof. Nighat Basu, Coordinators of […]

Mirwaiz grieved over demise of Molvi Abdul Hameed

Srinagar: Mutahida Majlis-e-Ulema (MMU) patron Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on Wednesday expressed grief over the demise of prominent Islamic scholar and Imam of Jamia Masjid Shopian – Moulvi Abdul Hameed, who was also the founder member of MMU. In a statement issued here, Mirwaiz paid tributes to Abdul Hameed for his religious and social contributions stating […]

Tariq Zargar interacts with Hospitality and Protocol employees at Srinagar

SRINAGAR: Tariq Ahmad Zargar, Director Hospitality and Protocol Department (H&P) Wednesdat interacted with the H&P Employees’ Association on his first visit to the department in Srinagar. A warm welcome was given to Zargar by the H&P employees. Zargar inspected various houses and administration blocks of the department and also held interaction with the employees. The […]

Advisor Skandan meets Tata Sons Chairman at Mumbai

SRINAGAR: Advisor to Governor, K Skandan on Wednesday met Tata Sons Private Limited Chairman N Chandrasekaran at Mumbai to workout modalities for involvement of the corporate sector for development of IT and other sectors in J&K. He was accompanied by Vice-Chancellor of the Kashmir University, Prof Talat Ahmad, Secretary IT, Saugat Biswas and Managing Director […]

VC BGSBU inaugurates health exhibition

SRINAGAR: Baba Ghulam Shah Badshah University (BGSBU) Vice-Chancellor Prof Javed Musarrat on Wednesday inaugurated health exhibition at college of nursing Rajouri. According to a statement, Prof Musarrat expressed happiness over the participation of nursing students in the exhibition. He said that this type of exhibitions would be useful for the students to showcase their knowledge, […]

SKIMS celebrates ‘World Head Injury Awareness Day’

SRINAGAR: Department of Surgical Emergency, SKIMS on Wednesday celebrated ‘World Head Injury Awareness Day’ aimed to create awareness among people of Kashmir, especially young boys to protect themselves and others from road traffic accidents and head injuries. World Head Injury Awareness Day is a public health and awareness campaign that falls on the March 20 […]

Weekly public hearing by Advisor Ganai at Srinagar today

JAMMU: Advisor to Governor, Khurshid Ahmed Ganai shall hold weekly public hearing at Srinagar on March 21 (Thursday). The public delegations and deputations can meet Advisor Ganai to project their issues, register their grievances at the Church Lane, Sonawar, Srinagar on March 21 from 11 am to 4 PM.

Samphael takes stock of online travel, trade registration system

JAMMU: Commissioner Secretary Tourism, Rigzin Sampheal on Wednesday chaired a meeting to take stock of online registration mechanism devised to bolster tourism and its related infrastructure in the state. The online registration system envisages facilitating applicants as Travel Agents, Hoteliers, Dealers and Adventure Tour Operators. The Commissioner Secretary issued instructions to concerned to provide link […]

Ganai hails statements regarding Kashmir tourism

JAMMU: Advisor to the Governor, Khurshid Ahmed Ganai has hailed the statements of the Gujarat Tourism Minister, Jawahar Chavda and the Travel Agents of Mumbai and surrounding cities reiterating their commitment to the promotion of tourism in Kashmir which they have been doing for the last many decades. Describing the statements as heartwarming and encouraging, […]

Kulgam youth who escaped from police custody arrested

Srinagar: A youth from Kulgam who fled from police custody a day ago has been “arrested”, a police spokeperson said. A police hanout said that the accused Ishfaq Ahmad Rah son of Abdul Rashid Rah of Kulgam, who had escaped from district court Srinagar was arrested by police Wednesday evening. “Ishfaq was earlier in custody […]