Govt asks DSE, CEOs, Principles to adhere to directives

JAMMU:-  As per a circular issued here today by the government, the Directors School Education, Jammu and Kashmir, Chief Education Officers, Principal DIETs, Principal Higher Secondary Schools, Headmaster of various institutions, High Schools, Middle Schools and Primary schools have been asked to strictly follow certain instructions to further improve the education system in the State. […]

Bills on juvenile justice, PF passed

JAMMU:- Eight Bills were passed by the House during today’s Business. Minister for Finance and Ladakh Affairs, Mr. Abdul Rahim Rather on behalf of Chief Minister moved a Bill to amend the Jammu and Kashmir Civil Services Decentralization and Recruitment Act, 2010 (L.A Bill No.8 of 2013). Mr. Harshdev Singh took part in the discussion […]

Vohra for developing SMVD Varsity as knowledge hub

KATRA – Governor N. N. Vohra has emphasized the high importance of developing Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University (SMVDU) as a knowledge hub and centre of excellence to impart world class education to equip the youth to successfully compete in all spheres of human endeavour. The Governor, who is Chancellor of the SMVDU, was addressing […]

Bill to regulate functioning of pvt. Security agencies in LA

JAMMU-Minister for Finance and Ladakh Affairs, Mr. Abdul Rahim Rather on behalf of Chief Minister, Mr. Omar Abdullah today introduced a Bill to provide for the regulation of private security agencies operating in the State of Jammu and Kashmir and for the matters connected therewith or incidental thereto. The LA Bill No. 11 of 2013 […]

Restructuring of Agriculture Department on anvil: Mir

JAMMU: Minister for Agriculture, Ghulam Hassan Mir, today chaired a high level meeting of officers of Agriculture department to discuss in detail proposed re-organization and restructuring of the department in the State. Minister of State for Sheep and Animal Husbandry, Nazir Ahmad Gurezi was also present in the meeting. Terming agriculture sector as major contributor […]