North Zone Boxing championship concludes

SRINAGAR: The 20th senior men and 8th senior women North India boxing championships concluded here this evening. Minister for Medical Education, Youth Services & Sports, Mr. Taj Mohi ud Din, who was chief guest on the occasion, distributed prizes among the winners. Addressing the gathering, the Minister said boxing has a good scope among youth […]

KGP Sports competition concludes

SRINAGAR: Kashmir Government Polytechnic College, Gogji Bagh, Srinagar organized a 3-day Inter-Departmental Sports competition with effect from October 10, 2013. The Principal, Kashmir Government Polytechnic College, Srinagar, Er. Firdous Ahmad was chief guest on the occasion. In the final match of cricket Mechanical Engineering Department defeated Electronics and Communication Engineering department by a margin of […]

Sinking Women Reverence…?

O humanity! Verily we have created you from a single male and a female and have made you into tribes and populates so that you may know one another. Verily the most honourable of you are those who are most pious with Allah (Holy Quran). According to Quran and Hadith, both men and women share […]

Eid Prayers At Jamia Masjid

SRINAGAR: Anjuman-e-Auqaf Jamia Masjid Srinagar today announced that the Eid-al-Azha congregational prayers would be offered at Jamia Mosque on Wednesday. “Due to the incessant rains, the congregational Eid prayers shall be offered at Jamia Masjid instead of Eid Gah Srinagar”, KNS quoting an Auqaf official said today. The prayers would be led by Imam Hai […]

Return Hajj Flights from Oct 21

SRINAGAR: Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Mr. Shalinder Kumar convened a high level meeting of Divisional Officers for ensuring full proof arrangements to facilitate the return journey of Hajj pilgrims. The meeting was told that the first batch of Hajj pilgrims would be received at Srinagar International Airport on October 21, 2013. It was also told that […]

Geelani Calls Maulana Showkat’s Family, Clears Confusion

Srinagar: A day after the mother of late Maulana Showkat Ahmad Shah accused him of mixing ‘killers of her son with that of political prisoners of Kashmir’, Hurriyat (G) chairman Syed Ali Geelani today  telephoned the family of late Maulana to clarify his position vis-à-vis the press statements attributed to him. Ayaz Akbar, spokesman of […]

All children of State to get free treatment under RBSK: Shabir

‘773 AYUSH doctors, Para-medical staff to be engaged under the Scheme’ SRINAGAR: Minister of State for Health Mr. Shabir Ahmad Khan has said that Rashtriya Bal Sawasthya Karyakarm (RBSK) for free healthcare facilities to the children would be launched in Jammu and Kashmir from next month. He said under this scheme the children from the […]

‘J&K to formulate 5-year Action Plan for rapid growth of critical sectors’

SRINAGAR – A 5-year area and sector specific Action Plan will be formulated for the rapid growth of Agriculture, Dairy, Poultry, Vegetable, Pasture and Fodder Development, Animal and Sheep Husbandry, Fisheries and the other allied sectors possessing very high potential for generating employment and wealth in the State. For this purpose, a Committee comprising the […]

3 Sarpanchs arrested for ransacking offices

Qazigund: At least three Sarpanchs were booked by police for ransacking the offices of the Assistant Development Commissioner Islamabad and Block Development Officer Qazigund. Assistant Commissioner Development Islamabad, Abdul Hamid Wani told CNS that few Sarpanchas and Panchas are averse of development in Qazigund and reasons are better known to them. “These village representatives frequently […]

Principal GMC Jammu lands in DoB controversy

CIC seeks personal appearance of Ad Sec HME Srinagar: Taking strong notice of non compliance of Right To information Act (RTI) Act applicable to an application seeking matriculation and registrarship certificates of Dr Shahsi Gupta Principal Government Medical College Jammu, the State Chief Information Commissioner   (CIC) has sought personal appearance of additional secretary helath […]