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SEC Sharma discusses Panchayat Electoral Roll Revision in J&K

SEC Sharma discusses Panchayat Electoral Roll Revision in J&K

JAMMU: State Election Commissioner, BR Sharma chaired a meeting today with officers to deliberate on the revision of the Panchayat Electoral Roll in Jammu and Kashmir. The meeting was attended by Deputy Commissioners from all 20 districts, the Director Rural Development Department Kashmir/Jammu, Director of Panchayati Raj Jammu, Relief & Rehabilitation Commissioner, J&K, the State […]

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KU gears up to introduce innovative progs & much-demanded PG in Philosophy

KU gears up to introduce innovative progs & much-demanded PG in Philosophy

SRINAGAR: To reshape the educational landscape by introducing an array of innovative programmes, and modifications to existing statutes aligning with the National Education Policy (NEP-2020) and University Grants Commission (UGC) guidelines, the Kashmir University (KU) Monday held its 71st Standing Committee of Academic Council (SCAC) meet here. On the occasion, Vice-Chancellor of Kashmir University, Prof […]

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Army officer injured in gunfight in Kupwara in November 2015 dies

Army officer injured in gunfight in Kupwara in November 2015 dies

Srinagar: Lieutenant Colonel Karanbir Singh Natt who was in coma for the last eight years after receiving serious injuries while fighting terrorists in Kupwara district of north Kashmir in 2015, passed away on Saturday in Military Hospital Jalandhar, a media report said today. Top army officials including Brig BA Dhillon (retd), Director Sainik Welfare Punjab, […]

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CS for improving quality of skill courses to enhance enrollment & placements

CS for improving quality of skill courses to enhance enrollment & placements

JAMMU: Chief Secretary, Atal Dulloo today reviewed the impact and outcomes of the schemes and projects of the Skill Development (SDD) and Science & Technology (S&T) Departments under implementation here in the UT. While reviewing the working of SDD the Chief Secretary impressed upon the Department to have a close peek into the viability of […]

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JKAACL pays rich tributes to Mushtaq Kak

JKAACL pays rich tributes to Mushtaq Kak

JAMMU: J&K Academy of Art, Culture and Languages condoles the sad demise of renowned theatre personality Mushtaq Kak here today.  Several theatre and cinema personalities paid tributes to the departed soul. Born on 11 September 1961 in Jammu, Mushtaq Kak a recipient of the prestigious Sangeet Natak Akademi Award is a well-known theatre director. A […]

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SARA organises UT-level training on Adoption Regulations 2022

SARA organises UT-level training on Adoption Regulations 2022

SRINAGAR: The State Adoption Resource Agency (SARA), Mission Vatsalya J&K, today organized a day-long UT-level orientation and training programme on Adoption Regulations 2022 at Gandhi Bhawan here. The programme was sponsored by the Central Adoption Resource Authority (CARA). Commissioner Secretary of Social Welfare, Sheetal Nanda, inaugurated the programme. She said that the workshop aimed to […]

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Continued wet weather brings wintery chill to Kashmir

Continued wet weather brings wintery chill to Kashmir

Srinagar: Intermittent rainfall continued to lash plains of J&K for the second straight day while the upper reaches received fresh snowfall on Tuesday, bringing down the mercury further across the Union Territory. The major roads including Srinagar-Jammu highway, Mughal Road and others remained closed for vehicular movement. Reports said that Sadhna Top has received a […]

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Newly-elected councillors of LAHDC-Kargil administered oath

Newly-elected councillors of LAHDC-Kargil administered oath

Kargil: Newly-elected Councilors of the Ladakh Autonomous Hill Development Council (LAHDC), Kargil, were officially sworn in at a ceremony held on Tuesday at the Syed Mehdi Auditorium Hall in Kargil town. The oath of office was administered to 26 elected Councilors by the Principal District and Sessions Judge of Kargil, Iqbal Ahmed Masoodi. The Councilors […]

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Other districts should replicate Anantnag district admin’s initiatives: LG

Other districts should replicate Anantnag district admin’s initiatives: LG

  Anantnag: Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha chaired the District Development Review meeting at Anantnag and took appraisal of the progress of development projects, implementation of Centrally-sponsored & UT sector schemes and saturation of welfare schemes in the district, an official press release informed. It said the meeting was attended by Ch Mohammad Yousuf Gorsi, Chairman […]

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Int’l Conference on Tribology, ‘TriboIndia2023’ concludes at NIT Srinagar

Int’l Conference on Tribology, ‘TriboIndia2023’ concludes at NIT Srinagar

Srinagar: The 12th International Conference on Tribology, (TriboIndia 2023) on ‘Sustainable Development through Tribology’ concluded on Saturday at the National Institute of Technology (NIT) Srinagar. The mega conference was organized by the Department of Mechanical Engineering NIT Srinagar under the aegis of the Tribology Society of India (TSI). It was attended by delegates from India […]