KU introduces biometric attendance system

Srinagar: Kashmir University has introduced the biometric smart card attendance system to ensure punctuality of teaching and non-teaching staff in the varsity. The order in this regard was issued by administration department on the directions of Vice Chancellor after the students and scholars in the varsity complained that majority of the teaching staff either leave […]

National Youth Corps call for interview

SRINAGAR, JUNE 01: The interview date for the job of NYC of Srinagar district is scheduled to be held on June 06, 2015 at 11.30 a.m at the office of chamber of Joint Director Planning Srinagar. The shortlisted candidates are directed to bring their original certificates alongwith.

Power shut down

SRINAGAR: According to Power Controller, Power Development Department, Kashmir, power supply from the 105 MVA, 132/33 KV Cheshmashahi Grid Station alongwith 132 KV D/C Pampore Cheshmashahi lines shall be affected on June 04, 2015, power supply from the 33 KV yard of 120 MVA, 132/33 KV Habak Grid Station lines shall be affected on June […]

Malaysia Airlines ‘Technically Bankrupt’

KUALA LUMPUR/ MALAYSIA: Malaysia Airlines new chief executive has said that his airline is ‘technically bankrupt’ and announced plans for a restructuring that will cut the company’s workforce by a third. Aviation analysts say they are not surprised and the move was expected and follows the appointment of new chief executive Christoph Mueller in May. […]

Govt. contemplating plan for regulating rates of perishable commodities

All FPS to be converted into multi-utility stores SRINAGAR: In order to prevent exorbitant rates and defending the interest of consumers, Minister for C&PD and Tribal Affairs  Ch. Zulfkar Ali today convened a  high  level meeting  to discuss strategies for making consumers aware about the rates of perishable commodities. The meeting held detailed deliberations on […]

Jablipora terminal market to be ready soon

Mandi would provide better marketing facilities to growers, dealers: Veeri SRINAGAR: Minister for Horticulture, Mr. Abdul Rehman Veeri today visited Jablipora, Bijbehara and took stock of the Terminal Fruit Market being set up there. The Terminal Fruit Market is being developed on 440 kanals of land at an estimated cost of Rs 40 crore with […]

Mir for promoting heritage tourism in Poonch

SRINAGAR: Deputy Chairman, Legislative Council, Mr. Jahangir Hussain Mir today convened a meeting to discuss various issues regarding development of heritage tourism in district Poonch. Legislators, Shah Mohammad Tantary and Dr. Shahnaz Ganai were present on the occasion. Chief Executive Officer Poonch Development Authority, Mr. Ashok Kumar and Project Coordinator/Conservation Architect, INTACH (J&K Chapter) Ms. […]

Bann Toll Plaza issue

J&K  pursuing matter with Centre SRINAGAR: A deputation of transporters of Jammu, headed by T.S.Wazir called on Minister for PWD (R&B), Floriculture & Horticulture, Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari here today to discuss the Bann toll plaza issue. Bukhari said the State Government has already been taken up the matter with the Central Government. “The State […]

JKMSCL becomes fully functional

  e-tenders for procurement of Drugs, Medicines, Fluids floated SRINAGAR: J&K Medical Supplies Corporation Limited (JKMSCL) today became fully functional by uploading and publishing of first ever Online e-tender for Drugs, Medicines and Fluids for the year 2015-16 amounting to Rs.150 Crore approximately in presence of Minister for Health & Medical Education, ARI Trainings, Choudary […]

Mobile Fertilizer Monitoring System reviewed

SRINAGAR: In order to discuss the implementation of Mobile Fertilizer Monitoring System (mFMS) in Kashmir Division, a joint meeting of the representatives of various fertilizer companies and wholesale fertilizer dealers was held at Agriculture Complex Lal Mandi under the chairmanship of Director Agriculture Kashmir. The meeting was attended by the Joint Director Agriculture Extension Jammu, […]