JKYF distributes cheques among 10 HESP scholars

Srinagar: Under its Higher Education Scholarship Programme (HESP) to facilitate educational opportunities for needy and meritorious students, J&K Yateem Foundation distributed cheques worth Rupees 30 thousand among ten scholars at BAITUL HILAL Jawahar Nagar here today. Acting chairman Bashir Ahmad Bhat distributed cheques among beneficiaries that included two girl students. The students were also provided […]

Deptt of Tourism studies hold guest lectures

Srinagar: The Department of Tourism Studies, Central University of Kashmir (CUK) organized two lectures, delivered by Ex-Director General Tourism, Muhammad Saleem Beg and Director Floriculture, Talat Parvaiz to the students, at Nowgam-I academic block of the varsity on Monday and Tuesday respectively. Saleem Beg spoke on the topic “Heritage in Kashmir Valley and its Tourism […]

CUK celebrates International Yoga Day

Srinagar: The Directorate of Students Welfare (DSW) Central University of Kashmir (CUK) in association with Government College of Physical Education (GCPE), Ganderbal celebrated International Yoga Day at varsity’s Nowgam-I academic block on Tuesday. The student representatives of both the institutions and some faculty members of CUK performed different Yoga Asnas shown by the trainer and […]

AAC has played vital role in Azadi movement: Mirwaiz

AAC has played vital role in Azadi movement: Mirwaiz

SRINAGAR: Chairman Hurriyat Conference (M) Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on Monday said the role of the leadership of Jammu Kashmir Awami Action Committee (AAC) in the ongoing struggle for right to self-determination and sacrifices of its workers is an illuminating chapter in Kashmir’s contemporary history. As per a statement issued here, Mirwaiz made these remarks on […]

‘No breakthrough in Indo-Pak talks expected without Kashmiris’

‘No breakthrough in Indo-Pak talks expected without Kashmiris’

Reacting against the recent statement of Indian foreign minster Sushma Swaraj, Chairman Hurriyat Conference (M) Mirwaiz Umar Farooq said the amalgam and the people of Kashmir have always stood for better relations between New Delhi and Islamabad and the settlement of all pending issues between them through dialogue. Swaraj had said that “warmth and ease” […]

Mirwaiz inaugurates Diagnostic & Research Centre

Mirwaiz inaugurates Diagnostic & Research Centre

Srinagar: Calling for a need to benefit from the latest technology-run polyclinics and diagnostic centres for detecting various diseases and health issues, All Parties Hurriyat Conference (APHC) Chairman, Mirwaiz Dr. Moulvi Muhammad Umar Farooq Monday said thousands of Kashmiri people were suffering different ailments because of the lack of proper diagnostic centers the patients undergo […]

At heritage Zero Bridge, CM hosts Iftaar for orphan girls

At heritage Zero Bridge, CM hosts Iftaar for orphan girls

SRINAGAR: Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti Monday evening hosted around 200 orphan girls for Iftaar at the heritage site – Zero Bridge on River Jhelum here. While interacting with the girls, the Chief Minister asked them to study well and achieve something great in life. “I am really honored to be a part of this special […]

Street vendors, SMC employees ransack media office in Srinagar

Street vendors, SMC employees ransack media office in Srinagar

SRINAGAR: Some 200 street vendors along with SMC employees ransacked the office of local newspaper Alsafa and Precious Kashmir in Sarai Bala area of Srinagar on Monday and forcibly occupied the compound of the press. Alsafa staff confirmed the reports of the vandalism and said that the attackers threatened the staff present in the office. […]

Nayeema Mehjoor visits Polytechnic College

Nayeema Mehjoor visits Polytechnic College

SRINAGAR: Chairperson, J&K State Commis¬sion for Women Nayema Ahmad Mahjoor today visited Government Polytechnic College for Women, Bemina, Srinagar and interacted with the students and highlighted the man¬date of the Commission under J&K State commission for Women Act, 1999. During the interaction, the students raised various questions regarding their day today issues related to providing […]

Mirwaiz asks youth: Nip the evil in the bud

Mirwaiz asks youth: Nip the evil in the bud

SRINAGAR: Terming the month of Ramadan as a blessing for entire Muslim Ummah, Chairman Hurriyat Conference (M) and Jammu Kashmir Muttahida Majlis-e-Ulema chief, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on Sunday said this month teaches forbearance, fear and abstinence, and dedicating in the way of the Almighty Allah. As per a statement issued here, Mirwaiz addressed people at […]