Govt Rolls Out Group Mediclaim Health Insurance Scheme  

Employees, pensioners & journalists covered SRINAGAR – The Governor’s Administration today formally rolled out the Group Mediclaim Health Insurance Scheme for employees, pensioners and Accredited Journalists in the State. Giving details of the scheme, Principal Secretary Finance Navin K Choudhary said that the scheme is mandatory for government employees including employees of PSUs, Autonomous Bodies […]

Muharram Processions Taken Out in City Areas

SRINAGAR — Multiple Muharram processions were taken out across Srinagar marking Tasua (9th day of Muharram).  Thousands of mourners participated in processions taken out from Shamswari to Habba Kadal, Mandibal to Nabdipora, Basant Bagh, Kachikani and Mir Bahri, Dal. [[{“type”:”media”,”fid”:”36071″,”view_mode”:”wysiwyg”,”instance_fields”:”override”}]] Biggest procession was taken out from Mandibal, Nowshehra after noon prayers and it culminated at Astana Syed […]

Mirwaiz’s Ashura Message:’Let’s Follow Imam Hussain & Stand Up For Haq’

SRINAGAR — Muttahida Majlis-e-Ulema head Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has paid glorious tributes to the martyrs of Karbala, Hazrat Imam Hussain (RA), his family and companions, saying their great sacrifice infused new life and meaning into understanding of Islam. Mirwaiz in a statement said that despite being far less in number up against a mighty enemy, Imam […]

HC Lawyer Sends Legal Notice to KU

Asks Dean Academics to release salaries of 21 contractual lecturers SRINAGAR — The Jammu and Kashmir High Court lawyer has sent a legal notice to Dean Academics Kashmir University for “failing” to release salaries of contractual lecturers of the varsity.According to the legal notice under number 133/AM/2018, dated 17-9-18, Advocate Aamir Masoodi said that “whereas, my […]

7 Months on, Fate of KVIB Probe Remains Unknown

SRINAGAR — Seven months after an enquiry was ordered into Industries Board (KVIB) selections for various posts enquiry team has yet to submit its report. On February 25, the then chief minister Mehbooba Mufti ordered a high-level enquiry into the procedural inadequacies in the selection process of the KVIB. She had ordered the probe following severe […]

Central Projects Fast Paced In Jammu, Slow In Kashmir

Joint Sec Highways visiting Jammu to oversee smart city projects, progress on highway at Chenani and Nashri SRINAGAR — Under Governor’s rule the central government commanded and controlled by BJP has fast tracked mega developmental projects discriminately in Jammu and let it go on a slow pace in Kashmir valley as the central teams are frequently […]

???????MD JK Cements On Vigilance Radar 

SRINAGAR —Vigilance Organization has started verifying the reports about ‘corruption’ in Jammu Kashmir Cements Limited. It’s Managing Director has come under scanner after the anti-graft body sought the records regarding installation of machinery, procurement of coal and other relevant documents, a local news agency reported on Thursday. A letter from Vigilance Organization has asked Managing […]

Anti-Graft Body’s Drive Hoax? 

SRINAGAR — Even as Vigilance Organization recovered deposits and property worth over eighteen million rupees from the Chief Engineer of UEED Mohammad Haneef Lone, the officer continues to hold on to his chair. The CE’s continuing to his chair is “in serious contravention to government CSR 31 which warrants his immediate suspension following the registration of FIR […]

Ganderbal Minor’s Murder Was Revenge Killing: Police

GANDERBAL — Police on Thursday said that the minor boy who was murdered in central Kashmir’s Ganderbal was a case of “revenge killing”.  “Father of the boy had rejected killer’s proposal to marry his daughter after which, he killed the minor to revenge his father,” SSP Ganderbal, Khalil Poswal told reporters during a press conference. Minor […]

Appointment Of Professors And Lecturers:Non-Medico Aspirants Seeks Governors Intervention 

SRINAGAR — The non medico aspirants who had applied for post of Assistant Professor/Lecturer in newly created medical colleges of  Jammu and Kashmir Thursday said that they are facing bias and intimidation from authorities in the Public Service Commission. They said they were eligible for the said posts as per the notification of J&K PSC Dt. 31-08-2018 […]

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