Will it deliver what it promises?
HEALTHCARE By Dr. Javid IqbalWith the opening of well knit Apollo health care facility in Karan Nagar, an ideal location where uptown and downtown areas crisscross, India’s major corporate healthcare chain has announced its arrival in Kashmir. Such a facility was direly needed. Yet because of prevailing conditions major corporate More
The state government should grant additional pension to the pensioners
PENSION WORRIES By G. N. WadooIn compliance to the government order, the huge crowds of old aged, ailing and incapacitated pensioners are visiting the concerned banks and treasuries for collection of their pension payment orders (PPO) etc. for verification by the concerned Treasury Officers. It is obvious that only the living More
Cancer cases are increasing in Kashmir. That is worrying!
CONCERN By Mudasir AshrafThe burden of cancer continues to increase in Kashmir valley. A study to represent the cancer incidence in Kashmir valley, carried out at the Sher-I –Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences, reflects the persistent increase of cancer in the valley. In last four years i.e. 2008-2011, a total of 13132 More
Rules Out Possibility Of Separatists Joining Hands With Mainstream Parties
Srinagar, May 8: Two days after senior Hurriyat (M) leader Professor Abdul Gani Bhat claimed that United Nations resolutions were not applicable in Jammu and Kashmir, Chairman of the conglomerate  More
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KGC craves for life amid ruined greens, growing dogs
AT a time when the government is blowing trumpet of spending millions on heritage conservation in Srinagar–Kashmir Golf Club –a oldest golf course in the subcontinent –is dying unheard in this historic More
Jammu, May 8: Despite being under attack from both opposition and its coalition partner for alleged failure to empower and establish a full fledged Panchayati Raj System, the state government has asked More
New Delhi, May 8: India is the fourth worst place to be in for mothers among 80 less developed countries, the annual State of the World's Mothers report said here Tuesday. While the country remained More