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Daily Archives: January 28, 2016

GoI announced list of smart cities

Delhi Jan 28 :- The Government of India announced the first 20 smart cities under ‘Smart Cities Mission’. The list has been released out of the 98 shortlisted cities. These 20 cities will be receiving finance for their further development into ‘smart cities’ and later, 40 cities and then 38 cities will be announced. The list of 20 cities declared ... Read More »

With no IPD block, post-surgical patients put in storeroom in DH Pulwama

‘No funds released for new IPD’ Mir Farhat Pulwama, Jan 28: Critical patients in Pulwama District Hospital are put in a storeroom after the doctors perform surgeries on them as the healthcare centre lacks space for in-patients. Doctors in the hospital said that it had no space for IPD block when it was upgraded from a primary health centre into a ... Read More »

Kolkata based firm to dredge river Jehlum: Javaid Jaffar

‘Process to be started in 15 days’ Srinagar, Jan 28 (KNS): After passing 16 months since the ferocious floods hit Kashmir Valley, the department is now all set to go for much-awaited dredging of river Jehlum. The department has handed over the project to a Kolkata based firm who are supposed to start the dredging process in coming 15 days, ... Read More »

Don’t let children participate in activities having negative impact on character: Geelani to parents

‘Edu deptts concentrating more towards so-called cultural programs’ Srinagar, Jan 28 (KNS): While demanding an impartial and fair investigation into the case of exploitation of the girl students on the pretext of so-called cultural programs, Chairman Hurriyat (G) Syed Ali Geelani expressed his deep concern that the schools, colleges and the universities are concentrating more towards the non-educational activities than ... Read More »

Storeroom used as IPD ward in DH Pulwama

‘No funds released for new IPD’ Pulwama, Jan 28 (KNS): Critical patients in Pulwama District Hospital are put in a storeroom after the doctors perform surgeries on them as the healthcare centre lacks space for in-patients. Doctors in the hospital said that it had no space for IPD block when it was upgraded from a primary health centre into a ... Read More »

JK Bank Chairman meets Governor

Guv stresses for responsible role of Bank Jammu, Jan 28 (KNS): Mushtaq Ahmad, Chairman, Jammu and Kashmir Bank, called on Governor N. N. Vohra, at the Raj Bhavan, here yesterday and informed the latter about the major achievements in the Bank’s operations in the past year. The Governor discussed with Chairman certain issues relating to the Bank providing targeted support ... Read More »

Resolve issues though dialogue, say civil society

‘Administrators should not behave as despots’  Srinagar, Jan 28 (KNS): While the confrontation between education department authorities and its teachers is intensifying, civil society has appealed to the conflicting parties to resolve the issues through dialogue. The confrontation is becoming ugly with teachers’ leaders and the director exchanging uncivilsed words against each other. While the director labelled the teachers’ union ... Read More »

Draw up Action Plan for local bodies’ polls by April: Guv to CS

‘Holding discussions with political parties’ Jammu, Jan 28 (KNS): Governor N.N. Vohra has advised the Chief Secretary to review all pending issues to enable timely elections to the Urban Local Bodies and Panchayats in the State. The Governor was reviewing the matter with the Chief Secretary B.R. Sharma and Shantmanu, Chief Electoral Officer in a meeting held at Civil Secretariat. ... Read More »

‘All issues to be discussed in Jan 31 meeting: Akhtar

‘Will wait till Jan 31: Khana Srinagar, Jan 28, CNS:  Peoples Democratic Party spokesperson Nayeem Akhtar Thursday said party president Mehbooba Mufti would chair a meeting of party leaders at her residence here on January 31 to discuss “how to take the mission of Mufti Muhamamd Sayeed forward in the state. Akhtar told CNS all party related issues will be ... Read More »

 ‘Murder of Youth’ Protesters blocked road in Khanyar

  Srinagar, Jan 28, CNS: Scores of protesters Thursday disrupted the movement of traffic after they blocked the road for hours demanding thorough investigation into the ‘murder’ of a youth in Koolipora Khanyar area of Srinagar city.     A few days back police had recovered the dead body of 22 years old youth Irfan Ahmed Pandit of Koolipora in a ... Read More »