Unnecessary referrals, non-utilization of medicine

Guilty Medicos to Face Stern Action JAMMU-Minister for Health and Medical Education, ARI and Trainings Ch Lal Singh today said that strict action will be taken against the management of hospitals, who are not providing the medicines to the patients from the available stocks.   “The doctors should provide free treatment to the patients and […]

Why Single-Out RSS? Qazi Asks At JKLF Sit In

SRINAGAR: During JKLF’s one day sit-in and hunger strike against “eviction of Jammu Muslims” and “creating fear” among Muslims of Jammu province, several speakers Saturday expressed concern over the implementation of RSS agenda by Mufti Sayeed-led government. Qazi Yasir, the son of Islamabad’s slain cleric Qazi Nisar questioned the wisdom of singling out RSS in […]


Frequent Change of Guard Hits SDA Working Srinagar: The completion of projects in vital Srinagar Development Authority (SDA) is taking toll with the government changing its heads for more than 10 times merely in two years. Sources revealed to Kashmir News Service (KNS) that there has been direct affect over the functioning of the SDA […]

Govt Places Curbs On Hurriyat (G)

Srinagar: The state authorities since Thursday have put curbs over the movement of several Huriyat (G) leaders including the Chairman Syed Ali Geelani with the amalgam alleging the government of trying to foil its seminar scheduled to be held on June 14. The Huriyat (G) spokesman said that curbs have been imposed on Huriyat (G) […]

Bukhari reviews WB funded flood management project

  SRINAGAR: Minister for Law, Justice, Relief and Rehabilitation, Syed Basharat Ahmad Bukhari today set into motion the process for implementation of World Bank funded $250 million flood management and protection plan for Jhelum and Tawi rivers in Jammu and Kashmir. Chairing a high level meeting here today to review the implementation of the project, […]

Parliamentary panel on Govt assurances to visit Sgr

SRINAGAR: The Parliamentary Committee on Government Assurances is arriving on a four-day visit to Kashmir from 16 June 2015. The 10-member Committee of the Rajya Sabha is mandated to scrutinize the assurances, promises, undertakings, etc, given by Union Ministers, from time to time, on the floor of the House and to report on the extent […]

SKIMS hosts Conference on Nephrology

SRINAGAR: 10th Annual Conference of Indian Academy of Nephrology (IANCON-2015) organized by the department of Nephrology, SKIMS, was inaugurated here today at SKIMS auditorium. The renowned nephrologists from different parts of country and abroad deliberated on various types of kidney diseases including dialysis, renal transplantation, chronic kidney diseases and latest advances in nephrology. Dr S […]

Ramzan arrangements reviewed at Anantnag

ANANTNAG:The arrangements for ensuing holy month of Ramzan were reviewed today in a meeting chaired by District Development Commissioner Anantnag Mr. Bashir Ahmad Khan.          The meeting was attended by Additional Deputy Commissioner, Assistant Commissioner Revenue, Sub Divisional Magistrates, Superintending Engineers of  R&B, PDD & I&FC, Assistant Director CA&PD, ARTO, Additional Superintendent […]

Shepherd slips to death in Machil

Kupwara: A shepherd was killed after he slipped in forest area of Machil sector in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Friday. A police official said that the shepherd, 43 years old Ghulam Ahmad Lone son of Ghulam Mohammad of Dudi Machil was grazing cattle in the nearby forest area last evening when he slipped and […]

PDP concerned over mysterious killings

Srinagar: Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) general secretary Nizamudin Bhat has expressed dismay over the killing of Khurshid Ahmad Bhat at Bomai Sopore on Friday. He said the consecutive killing in the area 2nd in three days is unfortunate and deserves immediate concern and probe. Bhat said it is the duty of police and security agencies to […]

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