Women SHG’s to be strengthen, promoted: Minister

  Minister for Rural Development, Panchayati Raj, Law and Justice, Abdul Haq Khan, Friday said the state government is committed to strengthen the women self-help groups (SHGs) in order to eradicate rural poverty and to achieve overall development of village economy. Speaking while interacting with the members of SHGs, Khan said that besides effective and […]

Minister visits Chankan-da-Bagh trade facilitation centre

Minister for Industries and Commerce, Chander Parkash Ganga today visited Chankan- da- Bagh Trade Facilitation Centre (TFC), Poonch to review the progress of second phase of construction works on various components including work on fifty bedded barracks, dormitory, compound walls, medical centre and parking facilities which are being constructed at an estimated cost of Rs. […]

High profile special SLBC meet discusses banking related security issues

Surveillance is good but it cannot substitute physical security on ground. We need to devise special security measures to deal with the kind of situations we face. J&K Minister for Finance, Labour and Employment Dr Haseeb A Drabu stated this while presiding over Special State Level Bankers’ Committee (SLBC) meeting held here at SKICC today […]

Assault on legislator: Court issues non-bailable warrants against police officials

Chief Judicial Magistrate Anantnag Friday issued non-bailable warrants against SHO Anantnag, Ayaz Geelani and Sub-Inspector Gowahar Ahmed Malla in a case related to the manhandling of a legislator. Pertinently, independent legislator Er Rasheed had filed a complaint in the court of law against Anantnag police wherein he had alleged that on December 2, 2016 a […]

Chief Secretary visits Ganderbal

Chief Secretary, B. B. Vyas Friday visited district headquarter Ganderbal to review the progress of various developmental projects and programmes in the district.  He was accompanied by Divisional Commissioner, Kashmir Baseer Ahmad Khan other senior officers.  Chief Secretary reviewed the progress of key developmental projects and welfare programmes in the district, decisions taken in the […]

Snow clearance at Zojila reviewed

Chairman J&K Legislative Council, Haji Inayat Ali, Friday visited the Pathri, Zero Point and Captain Mode areas of Zojila Pass in Kargil and Ganderbal districts to inspect the progress of ongoing snow and avalanche clearance works here. During the inspection of the clearance work going on since April 28, the Chairman was appraised about shortage […]

Provide best medical facilities to patients, Minister tells Medicos

Minister of State for Health and Medical Education, Asiea Naqash, Friday lauded the efforts of medical and paramedical staff for their untiring services and called for providing best medical facilities to patients at Government run health institutions within the State. The Minister was speaking at a function organized under 21st Post Graduate Research Program (PGRP) […]

SKPA holds meet in Anantnag

An important meeting of South Kashmir Private Schools Association (SKPSA) Zone Bidder and Vailoo Anantnag was held under the Chairmanship of Acting President, SKPSA, Anantnag Shah Gulzar at G N Memorial Public School, Vailoo, a statement issued by SKPSA said. The issues confronting private sector were discussed in detail and it was decided to make […]

Encroachment removal along Pangong Lake reviewed

The Minister for Cooperatives and Ladakh Affairs, Chhering Dorje, along with the Chief Executive Councilor (CEC), LAHDC, Leh, Dr. Sonam Dawa, Friday visited Fobrang, Yurgo, Maan, Merak and Spangmik villages of Leh to review the status of removal of encroachments along the Pangong Lake passing through these villages. Dorjay met various public delegations who called […]

JU bags major project under UGC-Ukieri Thematic Partnerships

Jammu University has been able to bag a major Project under the University Grants Commission (UGC)-UK India Education and Research Initiative (UKIERI) Thematic Partnerships Scheme. Prof. Parikshat Singh Manhas presently working as Director – School of Hospitality and Tourism Management, who is also the Coordinator, Global Understanding Course is the member of the International team […]