Governor, CM discuss Yatra issues

Srinagar, Oct 16: N. N. Vohra, Governor Jammu & Kashmir, chaired a meeting at the Raj Bhavan today which was attended by Omar Abdullah, Chief Minister, Nawang Rigzin Jora, Minister for Tourism, Sham Lal Sharma, Minister for Health, and Nasir Aslam Wani, Minister of State for Tourism and Home. The Governor, who is Chairman, Shri […]

Omar reviews progress on big ticket projects

Srinagar, Oct 16: Chief Minister, Omar Abdullah Tuesday reviewed the status of progress on various big ticket projects being implemented in the State by ERA under Asian Development Bank funding. Chairing 18th Governing Body meeting of J&K Economic Reconstruction Agency (ERA), the Chief Minister received complete brief about pace of progress on various works and […]

Durbar Move, Eid Arrangements Reviewed

Srinagar, Oct 16: In order to review the security arrangements for Annual Darbar move and Eid-ul-Zuha celebrations, a high level meeting of senior officers was convened at PCR here this morning. Chaired by the Director General of Police (DGP), Ashok Prasad, the meeting was attended by senior police, para-military, civil and intelligence officers. The meeting […]

23 Kg abdomen tumor removed at SKIMS

Srinagar, Oct 16: A rare surgery was performed on 32 year old patient belonging to Nasipora, Budgam admitted under MRD No. 75395 in the Department of Surgical Oncology at Sher-I-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences, Srinagar. This patient presented with h/o progressive abdominal distention with weight loss. CT Scan showed a large mass occupying whole abdomin/pelvice. […]

Going As Planned

So, there it is, unfolding precisely as predicted by these columns several months in advance even when both sides were at pains to claim that a resolution was at hand. Like the Kashmir’s nomadic durbar, the agitation of its employees too is set to shuttle between the state’s two capitals, and will formally open its […]

Panch Politics

The Chief Minister Omer Abdullah succumbed in & Congress high command by passing the personal relations, prevailed upon the issue of empowerment of panchayats. The much awaited Block Development Council elections were again postponed in an emergency cabinet meeting held on 15th of October 2012 which also approved the crucial ordinance that shall ensure reservation […]