Harsh Life, Unemployment Turns Kashmiri Youth Into Drug Addicts

‘Act Before Its Too Late’: Kashmir Reform Group To Civil Society, Govt SRINAGAR – Calling upon the Omar Abdullah led coalition government  to form an effective mechanism in order to tackle the increasing drug menace,  the participants  in a local interaction program today said “harsh life , unemployement was turning kashmiri youth into drug addicts. Kashmir […]

The CyberKnife® System Redefines Cancer Treatment in North India

Non-invasive, high precision radiosurgery reduces treatment time to 1 – 5 days without any side-effects SRINAGAR –  Medanta The Medicity and BLK Super Speciality Hospital in Delhi recently acquired and started treating patients with the CyberKnife® VSI Robotic Radiosurgery System, a breakthrough technology for cancer and tumor treatment, making the first-in-country CyberKnife VSI Systems in […]

ASI Photo Exhibition on ‘Calligraphy through Ages’ Opens

SRINAGAR – Prof Talat Ahmad, Vice Chancellor, University of Kashmir inaugurated the 10 day Travelling Photo Exhibition on the theme ‘Calligraphy through the Ages’, at Lal Ded Memorial Cultural Centre, Ganpatyar Habba Kadal, on Wednesday here. The exhibition will remain open till 7th December. This is part of the 150th year celebration of Archaeological Survey […]

EC Seeks Expert Advice On Conserving Valley Water Bodies

SRINAGAR – Chairman for Estimates Committee on Environment, MLA Kulgam and State Secretary CPI (M) MY Tariagami today interacted with the Vice Chancellor Prof Talat Ahmad and members of a core group committee comprising of senior Deans and researchers of KU and sought their expertise in restoring and conserving the ecosystem of Dal Lake. During […]

Gurupurab celebrated with religious, fervour in Kashmir, Leh

SRINAGAR – Gurupurab’, birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Devji, the founder of Sikhism was today celebrated with religious fervour and gaiety throughout the Kashmir valley.  Chief Minister Omar Abdullah, Peoples Democratic Party patron Mufti Mohammad Sayeed and senior Hurriyat Conference leader Shabbir Ahmad Shah have greeted people on the occasion.  The All Party Sikh Coordination […]

Tributes Paid to Agha Rizvi

SRINAGAR – Hussaini Welfare Organization Hassanabad, Rainawari has paid tributes to Islamic scholar Agha Syed Muhammad on his demise. The organization has expressed heartfelt condolences to people on the sad demise and has termed him a symbol of Islamic unity.  Javed Hussain Shirazi, head of the group, while addressing a condolence meeting said Agha Rizvi […]

BJP’s Rebel Group Says PDP An Option For Support in Polls

SRINAGAR (KNS) – Denying any possibility of support for the candidates of NC-Congress coalition in the upcoming Legislative Council polls, rebel members of the state unit of Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) have made it clear that they are still to make up their mind as to whom they will be backing in the elections. They however, hinted […]

NC to accept conditional support from rebels

JAMMU – The Political Advisor to the Chief Minister Devender Singh Rana has said that while the National Conference appreciates Professor Chaman Lal Gupta and the six other legislators  if they have offered to extend their support to the National Conference in the Legislative Council elections but said that they can only accept their support […]

GoI protecting animals, failed to protect innocent Kashmiris : Rashid

DRUNG – MLA LangateEr Rasheed has expressed surprise over the anger and anguish shown by Union Minister for Environment Jayanthi Natarjan over the reports that villagers of Mohammadpora Shopian had tried to burn a bear alive. Addressing a public meeting at Drung Khaag in district Budgam, He said that though Union minister is duty bound […]

Former Div Com, Mehboob Iqbal Joins PDP

SRINAGAR – Describing former Chief Minister, Mufti Mohammad Sayeed as the only man having vision and political capital to solve the issues of people of J&K, former Divisional Commissioner, Kashmir, Mehboob Iqbal today said that Mufti’s record as Home Minister of India speaks volumes about the value and vision of his personality.  He asked panchs […]