Medical Science Congress to be organized at SKICC from May 10

SRINAGAR:- Sher-e-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS) Soura is organizing 2nd JK Medical Science Congress-2017 and 1st Annual Conference of MP PCOS Society in Srinagar. The two mega events are being inaugurated by the Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti at SKICC here on 10 May 2017. The theme of the conference is “Non-Communicable Diseases in Developing […]

Conduct regular field visits, reach out to people: Mehbooba to officers

SRINAGAR: Asking the state administration to be more responsive to the needs of the people of the State, Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti today directed the officers to undertake frequent field visits to assess the people’s problems and demands. Chairing a meeting of Administrative Secretaries after the opening of Civil Secretariat here today, the Chief Minister […]

‘How Mehbooba said Modi can resolve K-issue’:Congress Activists Stage Protest

Srinagar: Congress Party Monday held a peaceful sit-in at Srinagar based party headquarters. The protest was led by   Pradesh Congress Committee (JKPCC) president Ghulam Ahmad Mir. Reports said that scores of Congress supporters carrying placards held a peaceful sit-in against the incumbent government.   Speaking to reporters, Mir said the Mehbooba Mufti government has failed […]

Shah asks Delhi to ponder why Kashmiris against it

Srinagar: The incarcerated chairman of Democratic Freedom Party (DFP) Shabir Ahmad Shah on Monday asked New Delhi to ponder over why the new generation of Kashmir is up in arms against India while asserting that only those with weak stand run away from talks. In a statement, Shah said the world peace particularly that of […]

Wildlife Sanctuary for Tral Gets Nod

SRINAGAR: Minister for Forest, Ecology & Environment, Choudhary Lal Singh, Monday announced that a Wildlife Sanctuary will be developed in Tral area of Pulwama district. The Minister said this while chairing 11th meeting of the Standing Committee of State Board for Wildlife here today. The meeting was attended by Commissioner Secretary Forests, Secretary Tourism & […]

Validate-e- Ali Akbar (AS) Observed as ‘Youth Day’

Budgam: Anjuman Shari Shiayan Monday observed the birth anniversary of Imam Hussain’s beloved son Hazrat Ali Akbar (AS) as the ‘Youth Day’. A special conference was organized at Imambara Budgam and Nowgam Bala that was addressed by several clerics, including Aga Syed Hasan, Aga Syed Yousuf  Syed Muhammad Hussain, Molvi Hatim Wali Mir and Syed […]

‘Let’s Together Take Kashmir Out of Difficult Time’

SRINAGAR: Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti Monday stressed on collective and heedful efforts by every section of the society to get J&K out of the difficult times and the looming uncertainties. She admitted that the prevailing situation in the Kashmir Valley was ‘serious’, but hastened to add that this too will pass. “This is not the […]

She Is Living In Denial: NC

Srinagar: Opposition National Conference on Monday said Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti’s statement that Kashmir had “seen worse” was an alarming sign of her complete disconnect from reality and goes on to prove how she is living in denial. According to NC spokesperson, the Chief Minister should remember that this is the first time in 27 […]

Sporadic Student Protests Continue

Srinagar: Clashes between protesting students and Govt forces broke out at several places in Kashmir on Monday as well. Students protested in Newa and Tral in Pulwama, Aripanthan in Budgam, Qalamabad in Langate and Zainakote in Srinagar. Students of Government Higher Secondary school Newa, Al Fallah Public School Aripanthan, Higher Secondary School Qalamabad, Government Higher […]

‘Daesh, Al-Qaida Not Part of Kashmir Struggle’

SRINAGAR: Declaring the ongoing struggle for ‘Azadi’ as indigenous, ‘Joint Resistance Leadership’ Monday said that groups like Daesh and Al-Qaeda had no role in Kashmir and that terrorism and freedom movement were poles apart. The joint leadership issued a statement Monday and alleged that the Indian agencies were ‘desperate to malign the ongoing freedom movement”. “Indian […]