Floriculture Deptt Earns 4.48 cr Revenue This Fiscal

JAMMU: The Floriculture department has earned revenue of Rs 3.39 crore in Kashmir and Rs 1.09 crore in Jammu till December last from its gardens and other assets in the state.    This information was given at a meeting of officers chaired by the  Minister for Floriculture Peerzada Muhammad Sayeed, convened to  review the function […]

FM Meets Editors Guild

SRINAGAR: The Minister for Finance and Ladakh Affairs, Mr. Abdul Rahim Rather today said, newspapers being an important link between Government and the people, all the possible steps will be taken to remove their hardships and problems. Speaking to the representatives of print media working in the Kashmir division in connection with ongoing Pre-Budget discussions, […]

4-lanning of NHW- Samoon Reviews Work

ANANTNAG: In order to review the status of four lanning of NHW in the twin districts of Anantnag and Pulwama, an officers meeting was held here today under the chairmanship of Divisional Commissioner, Kashmir, Dr. Asgar Hassan Samoon in which Chief Engineer PMGSY, Chief Engineer Beacon besides Deputy Commissioners of Anantnag and Pulwama attended. Dr. […]

Postings of I/C Headmasters in-abeyance

JAMMU- As per communiqué of Administrative department, School Education the order of postings of I/C Headmasters and equivalent issued by the Director of School Education, Jammu vide order No. DSEJ/GAZ/2559-69 dated 06-02-2013 has been kept in abeyance till further orders.  

Major recruitment drive in offing: Rather

SRINAGAR; Reiterating that the remaining two years of the present dispensation will turn around the socio-economic emancipation of the State, the Minister for Finance and Ladakh Affairs,  Abdul Rahim Rather today said main thrust will be on creation of as many as possible job opportunities for the educated youth to tackle the burgeoning unemployment problem […]

Health indicators reflect improving trend in J&K: Shabir

CHENNAI:- Minister of State for Health (Independent charge), Mr. Shabir Ahmad Khan has said that   Jammu and Kashmir has recorded landmark achievements under health Sector adding that this has  became possible by strenuous efforts of the State Government and liberal financial assistance provided by the Centre under the flagship National Rural Health Mission (NRHM). […]

Director pays surprise visit to exam centres

SRINAGAR: Director Technical Education, Mr. S.C. Sawhney made surprise visit in the examination centres of Kashmir division on second day of first semester regular students of all the government and private polytechnics of the State. The Institutions which were inspected include K.G. Polytechnic Srinagar, Royal Polytechnic Srinagar, Kite Polytechnic Srinagar and Government Polytechnic for Women, […]

Stranded passengers asked to reach Sonarwani helipad

BANDIPORA: Additional Deputy Commissioner, Bandipora, subject to the fair weather conditions, the stranded passengers would be airlifted between Bandipora and Gurez tomorrow on February 08, 2013. The stranded passengers who have registered their names for Dawar and Neeru have been asked to report at Sonarwani helipad on February 08, 2013 at 9 a.m. The stranded […]

Post Office Staff to be Trained by KU

Srinagar: The University of Kashmir will conduct various types of training programmes for all the postal staff in Kashmir region so that the post office functions in a professional manner.  This decision was taken in a joint meeting held between Shri John Samuel, Chief Postmaster General, J&K and Prof. Talat Ahmad, Vice-Chancellor, University of Kashmir today […]

Clear Power Arrears By Feb 11: Govt

 SRINAGAR: In yet another warning, the government has asked power dues defaulters to clear arrears by February 11 or face prosecution. Out of an estimated Rs 1160 crore arrears with consumers, Rs 810 crore are owed by government departments and institutions. A number of prominent public figures and business houses also figure in the Power […]