Post of CIC:Petitioners file miscellaneous petition

Jammu: Petitioners Monday filed a fresh Miscellaneous Petition seeking appropriate directions to the Chief Secretary, J&K Government, Commissioner/Secretary General Administration Department and Commissioner/Secretary Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs to initiate the process for appointment of Chief Information Commissioner and Information Commissioner under J&K Right to Information Act, 2009. In the application filed through Advocate Rahul […]

Non-lodging of FIR in 27.60cr-scam:HC directs IGP-Vigilance to submit status-report

Jammu: In significant order Justice Tashi Rabstan of  High Court (Jammu Wing) Monday directed Inspector General of Police, State Vigilance Organization to submit the status of the complaint filed against Raman Bhalla Former Minister for Housing, Horticulture, Culture and Youth Services and Sports, J&K Government and Ram Pal Sharma Former  I/c Managing Director J&K Housing […]

Whom to believe? PDP or official documents:Questions Taj

Srinagar: With regard to contentious Sainik Colony issue, senior Congress party leader and former Minister Taj Mohiuddin Monday said that government has created confusion as according to him, in public the government talks in a different tone while in closed corridors it does something different.   “In public the PDP led government claims that there is […]

Kashmir Cause of Pakistan’s Sufferings: Kashmir Bar

Srinagar:J&K High Court Bar Association Kashmir Monday reiterated its stand on Kashmir and “in clear, categorical and unambiguous terms” stated that “Kashmir is an internationally accepted dispute and its resolution lies in the implementation of UN Security Council Resolutions”. “Those who say that the so called accession of Kashmir with India is final are only […]

Cong protest forces CM to change her route to Sectt.

Srinagar: Claiming that Congress party will not tolerate any erosion in Article 370, the party president for Jammu and Kashmir Ghulam Ahmed Mir Monday said that there is ample proof to prove that Mehbooba Mufti led State Government is mulling to set up a Sainik Colony in Kashmir.  Addressing party workers in capital Srinagar during an […]

CM watches ‘Transit of Mercury’ at KU

SRINAGAR – Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti, today witnessed a rare celestial event – ‘Transit of Mercury’ – at the University of Kashmir (KU).  Minister for Education, Naeem Akhter and Vice Chancellor, KU, Prof. Khursheed Iqbal Andrabi, were also present on the occasion.  President, Astronomical Society of India, Prof. Ajit Kembhari, explained to the Chief Minister […]

Minister pays surprise visit to SMHS, SSH

SRINAGAR: Minister for Health & Medical Education, Bali Bhagat on Monday asked Government Medical College (GMC), Srinagar, authorities to work tirelessly for improving healthcare facilities at the tertiary level. While paying a surprise visit, the Minster took round of the SMHS hospital and the Super Specialty hospital of GMC. He directed officials to provide hassle-free […]

Rajendra chairs officers meeting, reviews police functioning

SRINAGAR: Following durbar move, J&K Police Headquarters (PHQ) resumed functioning here today. Director General of Police (DGP), Mr. K. Rajendra Kumar inspected various sections of PHQ and enquired about their working.    Mr. Rajendra was received at PHQ lawns by senior police officers and presented a guard of honour by contingent of Armed Police. He […]

Director IIT Kharagpur Interacts with CUK Students

SRINAGAR: Director IIT Kharagpur, Prof P P Chakarborty, Monday interacted with the students of the Department of IT, Central University of Kashmir (CUK), at Nowgam-II block of the varsity. Registrar, Prof M Afzal Zargar while welcoming the guest stressed upon the importance of inter-university collaboration and the measures taken by CUK towards this goal, a […]

Have grapes after sumptuous meal to counter effect of fat intake

Just had a satisfying meal? It’s a good time to have grapes then, as they counter the negative effects of a high-fat diet, say researchers. Grape polyphenols help offset some of the adverse health consequences of consuming a diet rich in saturated fat, according to two laboratory studies conducted at the University of North Carolina […]

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