Students in south Kashmir top performers

Students in south Kashmir top performers

Srinagar: Frequent encounters between militants and government forces that entail violent protests and internet shutdown for days together are the order of the day in south Kashmir districts. Braving all this, students here have emerged as the top performers in Class 10 Board exams this year. In Pulwama and Shopian districts, students showed a pass […]

Omar welcomes

Omar welcomes

Srinagar: National Conference (NC) vice-president Omar Abdullah Friday welcomed Home Minister Rajnath Singh’s statement in the Lok Sabha that the Government of India (GoI) was ready for assembly polls in Jammu and Kashmir. “An important assurance on the floor of the house in the Lok Sabha. This should put to rest the motivated speculation that […]

‘Governor’s rule in JK unconstitutional’

‘Governor’s rule in JK unconstitutional’

New Delhi: Opposition parties Friday termed the imposition of Governor’s rule in Jammu and Kashmir as “unconstitutional” during a discussion in the Lok Sabha on a statutory resolution that approved President’s rule in the state. President’s rule in Jammu and Kashmir follows if the Governor’s rule extends beyond six months. Initiating the debate, Shashi Tharoor […]

2018 nearing end, CAG report yet to be made public in JK

2018 nearing end, CAG report yet to be made public in JK

Jammu: The Jammu and Kashmir accountant general (AG) is yet to make the CAG’s report for the year 2017-18 public, even as the year is nearing its end, a senior official said Thursday. The report of the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) was submitted to Governor Satya Pal Malik long ago and it was supposed […]

Enhance research capabilities, promote entrepreneurial environment: Guv to varsities

Enhance research capabilities, promote entrepreneurial environment: Guv to varsities

Jammu: Governor Satya Pal Malik chaired a high level meeting of all the Vice Chancellors to discuss issues pertaining to all the state universities at the Raj Bhavan here on Thursday. Governor emphasized upon all the universities to enhance their research capabilities and to update the syllabus regularly so as to keep abreast with rapidly […]