Minor girl child rescued from labour at Kulgam

KULGAM: On specific information received yesterday, a minor girl child was today rescued from child labour by officials from from ICPS and Labour Department at Kulgam. The officials from ICPS informed that stern action against the culprit from whom the minor girl child was rescued will be initiated as per the Juvenile Justice Act 2015. […]

Arrests drug peddler in Handwara

Srinagar: Police have arrested a drug peddler in Handwara and recovered contraband substance from his possession. Officers from Police Post Langate arrested one drug peddler during naka checking at Langate area and recovered 120 grams of Charas like substance from his possession. He has been identified as Shahid Ahmad Parray son of Khalil Mohammad Parray […]

Principal Secretary Higher Education visits IUST

AWANTIPORA: Rohit Kansal, IAS, Principal Secretary to Government, Higher Education Department, J&K-UT on Thursday visited the Islamic University of Science and Technology for an interaction with the university faculty and officers on NEP-2020 implementation in the J&K UT. During an interactive session with deans, directors, heads of departments and deputy registrars, he said that “universities […]

Cultural Unit Kashmir (DIPR) bids affectionate adieu to retiring artist, Mushtaq Ahmad Saznawaz

SRINAGAR: The Cultural Unit Kashmir (DIPR) today organised a farewell function at Joint Directorate of Information Kashmir to bid adieu to Cultural Unit artist and Sufiana Maestro Ustaad Mushtaq Ahmad Saznawaz on his superannuation. On the occasion, Deputy Director Information (PR) Bilal Mukhtar recalled the services of the retiring official and said that the official […]

CUK’s DSW holds awareness prog

Ganderbal: The Department of Students Welfare (DSW) Central University of Kashmir in collaboration with Unacademy organised an awareness programme relating to Civil Services Examinations on the theme “UPSC as a Career and and How to Prepare for It” in virtual mode. The central objective of the programme was to provide insights, strategies and road map […]

37 New Pension Payment Orders issued by Jammu EPFO in June-2022

Total 147 PPOs released by two wings of J&K JAMMU: Pension is one of the most relevant forms of social security for employees and their family members in times of need and eventualities. EPFO Regional Office, Jammu has initiated the process of settlement of Pension claims from the offices of Jammu and Kashmir itself. In […]

‘ADC visits DH Bandipora to review deliverance of healthcare services’

Bandipora: Additional Deputy Commissioner Bandipora Waseem Raja on Thursday visited District Hospital Bandipora to take stock of the healthcare services being provided at the hospital. He was accompanied by ACR Parvaiz Rahim, Medical Superintendent Dr Mushtaq and other senior officers of the district. ADC visited several sections of the hospital including OPD, Inpatient ward, Theatre […]

Health Ministry takes various steps to make Amarnath Yatra a grand success

New Delhi: Under the directions of Dr Mansukh Mandaviya, the Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare and Chemicals and Fertilizers and as per the directives of the Hon’ble Supreme Court, various initiatives have been taken to streamline Amarnathji Yatra for the devotees. Shri Amarnathji Yatra will commence from 30th June 2022 and will conclude […]

Awareness camp on legal services provided to mentally challenged held at CHC Katra

KATRA: An awareness programme regarding legal services and provision of Health care and Medical services available for mentally ill and disabled persons was organised at Community Health Centre Katra here today under the Chairpersonship of (Sub judge) ( Chairperson Tehsil Legal Services Committee Katra). On the occasion, Dr. Gopal Dutt Block Medical Officer Katra enlightened […]

Eminent scientist Dr Bushra Ateeq interacts with KU students, research scholars

GATI Pilot Programme organises mentorship-cum-interactive talk Srinagar: Dr Bushra Ateeq, an eminent scientist in the field of Cancer Biology and Molecular Oncology, interacted with the students and research scholars of Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Medicine (STEMM) departments of the University of Kashmir. The mentorship-cum-talk was organised under the aegis of Gender Advancement for Transforming […]