He is the longest serving civil servant in the history of Kashmir with a service record of 44 years.
PROFILE By Dr.A.H.ShahIt was the intervening night of 20th and 21st July 2011 that the State lost one of its most able administrators, a truly professional civil servant and above all one of the finest human beings that the state has produced in the recent past - Jenab Nazir Ahmad Masoodi, the former More
My first assignment earned me fifteen rupees; what a great moment that was for me!
REMINISCENCE By Surinder BaliIf my memory guides me right, it was ‘Rahman Kachur’, grand ambassador of journalism, riding on his bicycle to distribute the leading newspapers in Srinagar city during my childhood days. Reading newspaper was not any priority those days, nor was Radio an essential item in any house. It was More
The demoralization about the state of higher education is near complete.
HIGHER EDUCATION By Bilal Ahmad GanaieOur ultimate hope for social, economic and spiritual salvation lies in the education system. But, alas, the same system has been the victim of the negligence of the concerned authorities as well as that of the civil society. We now need to re-imagine what direction and orientation our education system More
Srinagar, Aug 24: Family members of many 2010 unrest victims have been allegedly denied access to FIRs by the police. However, the police said it has recorded all the instances of deaths and initiated More
- Srinagar City
DIRECTS COORDINATION AMONG DEPARTMENTS
Srinagar, Aug 24: Advisor to Chief Minister, Mubarak Gul today reviewed the arrangements for smooth celebration of Jumat- ul- Vida, Shab- i-Qadr and Eid-ul-Fitr at a high level meeting here.   More
WOMAN SI’S DEATH CASE
GK NEWS NETWORK
Jammu, Aug 24: Suspecting foul play in the death of Puneet Kour, a woman trainee Sub-Inspector who died under mysterious circumstances in Police Training Academy (PTA) Udhampur on August 21, the activists More
- South Asia
PRESS TRUST OF INDIA
Karachi, Aug 24: With no let-up in violence in Pakistan's commercial hub, security forces today launched a massive search operation to flush out terrorists, gangsters and other anti-social elements from More
Tripoli, Aug 24: Fighting raged Wednesday near Muammar Gaddafi’s Bab al-Azizya compound a day after it was captured by rebels, as loyalist troops staged a fightback and the strongman boasted he went walkabout More