Ufaq Fatima

Vox popli: Good food, chit-chat and obesity!

Vox popli: Good food, chit-chat and obesity!

From past many years, Kashmir has witnessed upward trend rise in the establishment of fast food outlets. While this food culture is new and exciting for the people of Kashmir, these outlets have also opened many opportunities for employment here too. However, the very idea of fast food invokes two main feelings in anyone’s mind- […]

 Press Trust of india

UN regrets US decision to stop funding to UN agency for Palestinian refugees

UN regrets US decision to stop funding to UN agency for Palestinian refugees

United Nations, Sep 1 :  UN chief Antonio Guterres has expressed regret over the US’ decision to provide no further funding to the UN agency for Palestinian refugees, urging other countries to help fill the financial gap. His remarks came after the US decided to stop funding to the UN Relief and Works Agency for […]

 KI News

Crime Branch registers case against Khalid Sahni for fraud

Crime Branch registers case against Khalid Sahni for fraud

SRINAGAR, SEPTEMBER 01:  Crime Branch Kashmir received an order dated 12-07-2018 passed by the  court of Chief Judicial Magistrate Anantnag titled Ghulam Mohammad Sheikh V/S Khalid Sahni, where under Crime Branch Kashmir  has been directed to conduct a preliminary verification into the allegations leveled by the applicant namely Ghulam Mohammad Sheikh R/O Gohan Court Road […]

 S Tariq

Cartoon

Cartoon

Cartoon S Tariqthekashmirimages.com

 KI News

Food safety team challans restaurants for poor hygienic condition

Food safety team challans restaurants for poor hygienic condition

JAMMU, SEPTEMBER 01: A team of Food safety department has challaned various prominent city restaurants for unhygienic conditions and not maintaining the norms as per FSSA 2006 during its three day drive. Samples of Cooked food articles were also lifted by the team for analysis. The team led by Dr.Parvesh Kumar, Assistant Commissioner, Food Safety […]

 KI News

Dr Ashfaq Zarri is new Registrar BGSBU

Dr Ashfaq Zarri is new Registrar BGSBU

Srinagar, Sept 01:  Director South Campus, University of Kashmir, Dr. Ashfaq Ahmed Zarri has been appointed as Registrar Baba Ghulam Shah Badshah University ,(BGSBU), Rajouri. A statement issued by KU said that as Director South Campus, KU Dr Ashfaq Zarri has played a pivotal role in the development of the campus and has also worked […]

 OPINION

ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION: CORE PRINCIPLES AND OBJECTIVES

ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION: CORE PRINCIPLES AND OBJECTIVES

The electronic media and the print media could be the major mediums of spreading information about environment among the populace.

Science and Environment By: Dr.Tasaduk Hussain Itoo The need to spread environmental awareness is enormous in the context of successfully addressing environmental problems. It is linked to environmental education. On the one hand, provision of environmental education creates greater awareness in individuals and communities with respect to putting environmental resources to use even while conserving […]

 Iqbal Ahmad

Verinag: So tranquil, so soothing an ambience! 

Verinag: So tranquil, so soothing an ambience! 

A famous legend attributed to Mughal emperor ‘Jahangir’ is recorded in several chronicles having said that he (Jehangir) so wished that he be buried at Verinag. Verinag with its mighty trees, cold-water and murmuring streams nestled amidst serene pine-clad hills is situated in South Kashmir, nearly 74 Kms from Srinagar. It is considered to be […]

 Agencies

PTI’s Imran Shah receives dressing-down in SC, ordered to deposit Rs3m in dams fund

PTI’s Imran Shah receives dressing-down in SC, ordered to deposit Rs3m in dams fund

Islamabad, Sep 01: Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar on Saturday ordered Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s (PTI) Imran Ali Shah to deposit Rs3 million in the dams fund created by the Supreme Court, saying he wanted to teach the MPA a memorable lesson for assaulting a citizen. A video of Shah slapping citizen Dawood Chauhan […]

 Other View

THE CONFESSIONS OF A PRIVATE TEACHER

THE CONFESSIONS OF A PRIVATE TEACHER

By: Dr Khursheed Ahmad Wani This article is based on the confessions that have been put forth by the teachers who are working in private run educational institutions and the lecturers who are working in different educational institutions on contract basis. Although, everyone has a different story to tell, but the problems in general are […]