Expedite land acquisition for Bagh-i- Dilawar Khan College: Sagar
Srinagar, Jan 2: Minister for Rural Development, Law, Justice, Parliamentary Affairs and Panchayati Raj, Ali Muhammad Sagar on Wednesday directed the district administration to expedite land acquisition for Degree College at Bagh-i- Dilawar Khan area of Shaher-e-Khas.  Sagar inspected the More

‘USE FUNDS JUDICIOUSLY’
Srinagar, Jan 2: The Minister for Rural Development, Ali Muhammad Sagar chaired the governing body meeting of the Rogi Kalyan Samiti (RKS) of Government Gousia Hospital Khanyar and NT-PHC Miskeen Bagh.  On the occasion the Minister was apprised about the functioning and performance of these More

CM’s Private Office receives 192 deputations in December
Srinagar, Jan 2: Chief Minister’s Private Office at Srinagar received as many as 192 deputations and 938 individuals from different parts of the Valley last month.  In a statement an official spokesman said the deputations projected demands about ensuring the availability of essentials in their More

Debate, painting competition held

ROAD SAFETY WEEK

Srinagar, Jan 2: As part of the Road Safety Week, the Traffic department organized a debate and painting competition here on Wednesday.  Students from various schools of the City participated in the debate ‘Traffic Management, Who is Responsible?  Principal Government B.ed college More

DHSK organizes medical camp at Soiteng
Srinagar, Jan 2: Directorate of Health Services Kashmir (DHSK) in collaboration with Army held a mega medical camp under project Sadhbhavana-XV at Government Girls Middle School, Soiteng Vethpora here today.  District Health Officer, Dr. Gazalla Tabasum supervised the camp while as Director More

9 cataract surgeries conducted at Rainawari Hospital
Srinagar, Jan 2: On the instructions of Director, Health Services, Kashmir, a team of Ophthalmologists including Dr. Haroon Rashid and Dr. Ayoob Khan of JLNM Hospital, Rainawari Srinagar conducted nine cataract surgeries and two Laser Capsulactomy.  In a statement a spokesman of DHSK said on More

Section 144 around exam centres
Srinagar, Jan 2: For smooth conduct of Annual Private Higher Secondary Examination Part-II (12th Class) Annual Private Session 2012 examination being conducted by the Board of School Education (BOSE) from January 5, the District Magistrate, Srinagar has ordered imposition of Section 144 Cr. P.C around More

Bagh-e-Ali Mardan Khan reels under darkness
Srinagar, Jan 2: The residents of Bagh-e-Ali Mardan Khan and its adjoining areas in Shaher-e-Khaas are reeling under darkness from last five days due to technical snag in a transformer there.  A delegation from the area said the transformer developed technical snag five days ago. “The PDD authorities More

Students miffed at weak Wi-Fi service at KU

GK NEWS NETWORK

Srinagar Jan 2: Students of Kashmir University have expressed strong resentment over what they termed as poor wi-fi service in the campus.  A delegation of students said despite charging them a huge sum for internet facilities particularly Wi-fi, the University authorities have failed to More

Metrology deptt conducts market checking
Srinagar, Jan 2: The field executives of Legal Metrology department under the supervision of Joint Controller conducted surprise inspection of different markets of Srinagar and booked several erring traders for violating Packaged Commodities Rules and Weights and Measures laws.  In a statement More

  • Kashmir

Food Safety: High Court directs JK Govt to ‘get spices tested’

Makes testing of milk, imported food items mandatory; Seeks compliance report by January 31

D A RASHID

Srinagar, Jan 2: The Jammu and Kashmir High Court has directed the state government to collect samples of spices, manufactured by factories and/or industrial units in the state, on weekly basis for laboratory More



  • Srinagar City

Expedite land acquisition for Bagh-i- Dilawar Khan College: Sagar

Srinagar, Jan 2: Minister for Rural Development, Law, Justice, Parliamentary Affairs and Panchayati Raj, Ali Muhammad Sagar on Wednesday directed the district administration to expedite land acquisition More




  • Jammu

7 hydel power projects put on EPC mode in JK

PRESS TRUST OF INDIA

Jammu, Jan 2: The Jammu and Kashmir Government Wednesday said seven hydel power projects in the state with combined installed capacity of 1,036 MW have been put on the public- private partnership route More



  • South Asia

Tahir-ul Qadri's 'long march' puts PPP, PML-N in same boat

PRESS TRUST OF INDIA

Lahore, Jan 2: Rattled by the sudden re-emergence of Tahir-ul-Qadri, Pakistan's two main political parties -– PPP and PML-N –- have joined hands to deal with his planned protest in Islamabad on January More



  • Mamoosa

Mamoosa:‘Super Model Village’ sans basic amenities

AHMAD KASHMIRI

Mamoosa (Pattan), Jan 3: This north Kashmir hamlet, just a few kms from Srinagar-Gulmarg highway, which was named as ‘Super Model Village’ by the Chief Minister Omar Abdullah, four years ago sans basic More



  • GKeducation&Careers

Towards a better education system

Focus on the quality of education at the primary level to achieve better results

REMEDIAL MEASURES

REHANA JABEEN

It is result time, pick up a morning newspaper and you will come across numerous ads carrying photographs of students who have passed their 10th class annual exam with good marks. The scores and names More



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