Monitoring Cell to Oversee Construction of College Buildings

JAMMU: The Minister for Higher Education, Mr. Muhammad Akbar Lone today said that a Project Monitoring and Coordination Cell (PMCC) would be constituted in Higher Education Department to oversee development of infrastructure, including College buildings.              Chairing a high level meeting convened to review the status of work on various […]

Shri Amarnathji Yatra 2013: Do’s and Don’ts

JAMMU – Governor N. N. Vohra, who is Chairman of the Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board, released a Brochure brought out by the Jammu Kashmir & Ladakh Tourism Development Cooperative Ltd. (JKLTDC), Jammu and Kashmir, at Raj Bhavan, here today. This Brochure, listing Do’s and Don’ts for the intending pilgrims, has been brought out by the […]

Snowfall Control Rooms established at Kupwara

KUPWARA: On the instructions of Divisional Commissioner, Kashmir as the fresh western disturbances are approaching due to moderate to heavy snowfall is expected from February 03 to 07, 2013, the District Administration Kupwara has issued weather warning forecast of snowfall. All the concerned departments have been directed to remain vigilant and not to leave the […]

Vikar for adequate essential services in winter

JAMMU: Minister of State for Technical Education and Information, Vikar Rasool, has said that necessary instructions have already been passed to ensure adequate power supply especially in rural and far-flung areas in the winter months. The Minister was interacting with a deputation form Poonch led by MLA, Aijaz Jan.  The Deputationists, while expressing thanks for […]

Maqbool Bhat lighted candle of freedom: JKLF

SRINAGAR:  Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front acting Chairman Bashir Ahmad Bhat while terming the sacrifices of Shaheed Maqbool Bhat as a symbol of resistance movement said Bhat had lighted the candle of freedom ‘when Kashmiri nation was in deep slumber of slavery’. While addressing separate meetings of the front workers and leaders at Pulwama and […]

PDP politics based on cheap theatrics- NC

SRINAGAR: National Conference today slammed the recent statement of Peoples Democratic Party, calling it a baseless propaganda. In a statement issued today NC’s Provincial President Nasir Aslam Wani said the Omar Abdullah led government has given the best governance in the state and the state is progressing in all spheres of life. “In the last […]

Bar, Shah Flay Case Against Nayeem Khan

SRINAGAR:  Condemning the sanction of prosecution against National Front leader Nayeem Khan by the authorities, the Kashmir High Court Bar Association today said the sanction has been given to deter him from his firm political ideology. In an extra ordinary meeting Bar Association strongly condemned the Govt. for according sanction to prosecute Nayeem Ahmad Khan […]

Div Com urges for better infrastructure facilities for tribal students

 SRINAGAR: To review the educational status of schedule tribes Divisional Commissioner, Kashmir, Dr. Asgar Hassan Samoon chaired a meeting of officers here today. The meeting among others was attended by Director School Education, Kashmir, Director Tribal Affairs J&K, Dean Students Welfare Kashmir University, Project Director, Department of Sociology, Kashmir University, besides all Deputy Commissioners of […]

J&K Bank Net Profit Up By 36 %, Beats Market Expectations

J&K Bank major contributor to priority sector lending in J&K. Opens 100 B.Us, 120 ATMs during 12 months – Chairman SRINAGAR: All set to achieve its business target of Rs.1 lac crore and a profit of one thousand crore by the end of this fiscal, J&K Bank today posted a net profit of Rs 289.40 […]

Pre-budget Discussions Start in Srinagar

SRINAGAR: Reiterating that the Government attaches much significance to good and cordial relationship between administration and the trade and industry, the Minister for Finance and Ladakh Affairs, Mr. Abdul Rahim Rather today said that effective and judicious use of resources and better deliverance of services to the citizens is the main policy framework of the […]