Gul Reviews Development Works At Sher-e- Khas

Asks Officers To Complete The Work In A Stipulated Time Frame  Srinagar – Advisor to Chief Minister Mubarak Gul today convened a meeting of Officers, Engineers of various departments and reviewed the developmental scenario and beautification of Sher-e-Khas. MLA, Batmaloo Constituency, Irfan Shah and MLA, Zadibal, Peer Afaq were also present in the meeting. The […]

Pankaj Jain Reviews Rural Water Supply Schemes

Srinagar – Union Secretary of Drinking Water, Sanitation and Land Resources, Pankaj Jain, who is on 4-day tour to Kashmir Valley, reviewed the progress on different Water Supply Schemes (WSS) under National Rural Drinking Water Programme (NRDWP) in the State. He also reviewed the progress achieved on Total Sanitation Campaign (TSC) launched by the government. […]

PSA On Masrat Alam Quashed

Srinagar – Expressing concern over the Public Safety Act on the Masrat Aalam, Muslim League has said that the authorities are openly violating the directions of the Court. Sources said that despite the Court quashing PSA against Aalam, he continues to be under the detention. Acting general secretaty of the league Abdul Ahad Para said […]

Tarigami Meets Gov

Srinagar – M. Y. Tarigami, CPI (M) State Secretary and MLA, called on N. N. Vohra, Governor, at Raj Bhavan here today. Tarigami discussed with the Governor issues relating to the effective implementation of important socio-economic development programmes, elections to urban local bodies, empowerment of Panchayati Raj institutions, efficient and transparent functioning of the administrative […]

‘Valley of Words’ Released

Gov Calls for Preserving JK’s Rich Cultural Heritage  Srinagar – Jammu and Kashmir governor N. N. Vohra, today emphasized the need for documenting, preserving and effectively showcasing the rich composite cultural heritage and the varied traditional art forms of Jammu and Kashmir.  The governor said this while releasing a book titled “Valley of Words”, authored […]

Nasir takes stock of the pace of dev works at Amira Kadal constituency

Srinagar – Minister of State for Home, Culture and Tourism, Nasir Aslam Wani today conducted an extensive tour of his constituency and took stock of the pace of developmental works being presently executed under various schemes at various places. During the visit, the Minister asked the concerned engineers of UEED, SMC to start the work […]

Bhalla Inaugurates Gynae block at Swami Vivekananda hospital

Jammu – Minister for Revenue, Relief and Rehabilitation Raman Bhalla today inaugurated newly constructed Gynecology block at Swami Vivekananda Medical Mission hospital at Ambphalla. Minister also laid foundation stone of multipurpose community hall. Bhalla said that the hall would be constructed over an area of 3771.75 sq ft area, which would have all modern facilities. […]

Kishtwar ‘Cavemen’ Seek Change

Kishtwar – It is difficult to believe that in this modern age, a substantial population residing in some parts of Jammu and Kashmir still have their dwellings in natural caves and rock cut shelters in wooded mountains and are surviving in the worst possible conditions. A few kilometres away from district Kishtwar headquarters, the real […]

BJP Communalizing Politics: Rana

Kastigarh – BJP is communalizing the situation in the erstwhile Doda district for petty political gains which is detrimental for the secular character of this sub-region, said Devender Singh Rana Political Advisor to the Chief Minister while addressing workers meeting at Kastigarh  here today.  “BJP is trying to divide the society on communal lines by […]

Bandipur Journo Bags Akashvani Award

Srinagar:  Adil Ismail Correspondent All India Radio for Bandipora has been selected for the Annual Award in the category of “Best PTC North Zone” for his outstanding achievement for the year 2011. The decision was taken in New Delhi at Highly Empowered Select Committee headed by Director General, News All India Radio.