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Another feather in the cap of SMVDU

KATRA, MAY 4 – Governing Body of the Shri Mata Vaishno Devi College of Nursing, Kakryal met here under the chairmanship of Maj. Gen. (Retd) Shiv Kumar Sharma, Member, Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board and Chairman of the Governing Body of the Nursing College and finalised the arrangements for admission of the first batch of students in this College. ... Read More »

If Saudi Arabia does not carry out its responsibilities towards Hajj, Iran will be forced to cancel its annual pilgrimages

, the Iranian Foreign Ministry says. “Saudi Arabia claims that the subject of Hajj is different from political disputes, but there is a vast gap between its words and deeds,” said Hossein Jaberi-Ansari during a trip to Iran’s northwestern city of Tabriz on Tuesday. “If Saudi Arabia carries out its responsibilities as the host government towards the health and safety ... Read More »

Iran ban import of American cars

Tehran : Iran’s media reported on Tuesday that an immediate order has been issued by the relevant authorities to stop placing orders to import US-made cars into the country. Reports have cited an unnamed official as saying that the order has been directly issued by Minister of Industry, Mining and Trade Mohammad-Reza Nematzadeh . This, the source added, will accordingly ... Read More »

Haq Khan reviews RDD sector and convergence Plan at Ramban

Jammu | May 3 (PTK): Minister for Rural Development & Panchayati Raj and Law & Justice, Abdul Haq Khan reviewed the physical and financial achievements made by the department during the financial year 2015-16 in a meeting held here today. While reviewing the Panchayat wise plan of MGNREGA the Minister directed the officers for ensuring proper and effective implementation of ... Read More »

Trio including a Bihari ran away from Juvenile Jail

Srinagar, May 3, CNS: A manhunt has been launched to trace and nab the three juveniles including a Bihari charged with murder who fled from Juvenile jail located in Harwan, in the outskirts of Srinagar city.     A top police official told CNS that a special police team has been constituted to track down the fugitives who according to him ... Read More »

Freedom of press facing some curbs: VC CUK

World Press Freedom day celebrated in varsity Srinagar, May 03 (KNS): Central University of Kashmir (CUK) Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Mehraj ud Din Mir today said that there are some curbs on the freedom of press and emphasized that truth should always prevail in any circumstances. “The freedom of press and speech has been enshrined in the constitution of India, which should ... Read More »

Man with golden shirt makes it to Guinness World Records

Maharashtra’s well-known businessman-politician Pankaj Parakh called ‘The Man With The Golden Shirt’ by his friends – has earned a place in the Guinness World Records (GWR). The GWR certificate issued on Tuesday cites Parakh, 47, as the man with “the most expensive gold shirt in the world costing Rs.98,35,099 ($161,354/GBP 95,856)” as on August 1, 2014. “This is simply unbelievable. ... Read More »

Pak will buy F-16s from others if US fails to deliver: Aziz

Pakistan on Tuesday said it will buy F-16 jets from other countries if the US failed to provide agreed funds, amid reports that the State Department expressed inability to fund the USD 700 million deal with American tax payers’ money. Prime Minister’s advisor on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz said that the Congressional blockade may force it to turn to other ... Read More »

Omar Abdullah says NEET against interests of Kashmiri students

  Beerwah, May 3, CNS: Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister and National Conference Working President Omar Abdullah on Tuesday condemned the “lack of seriousness” shown by the PDP-BJP Government in taking timely action to prevent the extension of National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) to J&K. “NEET is against the interests of our students and clearly goes against the ... Read More »

Old City residents appeal SMC to avert major tragedy

Srinagar, May 3, CNS: The residents of Tanki Sarie, Mahraj Gung area of Shaher-e-Khas Tuesday appealed to the concerned authorities particularly the Srinagar Municipal Corporation to demolish a dilapidated house in the area which according to them may cause damage to the life and property at any time.    A delegation from the area told CNS that the house is ... Read More »