Swine flu brings more heart attacks, strokes: DAK

Swine flu brings more heart attacks, strokes: DAK

Srinagar: Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) on Monday said swine flu infection significantly increases the risk of heart attack and stroke. “If you catch swine flu, you are at an increased risk of having a heart attack or stroke,” said DAK President Dr Nisar ul Hassan. Quoting a Canadian study published in The New England Journal […]

Shutdown, curbs mark in Kashmir Maqbool Bhat’s 35th hanging anniversary

Shutdown, curbs mark in Kashmir Maqbool Bhat’s 35th hanging anniversary

Srinagar: A complete shutdown was observed on 35th hanging anniversary of JKLF founder Maqbool Bhat while as authorities imposed restrictions in parts of downtown here and Trehgam, the native village of the JKLF founder, in northern Kashmir’s Kupwara district. Bhat was hanged and buried in Tihar jail, New Delhi on Feb 11, 1984. Reports said […]

Advisors Kumar, Skandan for action oriented approach to develop JK’s Medicinal Plants

Advisors Kumar, Skandan for action oriented approach to develop JK’s Medicinal Plants

JAMMU: Advisors to Governor, K Vijay Kumar and K Skandan today emphasized on specific action oriented approach and planning for development of Medicinal Plants sector in the state and to take required steps for conservation of these plants. The Advisors were speaking during the introductory meeting of J&K State Medicinal Plants Board, here today. Principal […]

JRL sends memorandum to UN Secretary General seeking return of mortal remains of Maqbool Bhat, Afzal Guru

JRL sends memorandum to UN Secretary General seeking return of mortal remains of Maqbool Bhat, Afzal Guru

Srinagar: The Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) comprising Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik has sent a memorandum to the United Nations Secretary General to “get the mortal remains of our martyrs, legendary Mohammad Maqbool Bhat and Mohammad Afzal Guru, to give them a dignified burial they deserve”. JRL according to a […]

Several JRL leaders, activists protesting in Srinagar detained

Several JRL leaders, activists protesting in Srinagar detained

Srinagar: The Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) on Monday said several of its leaders and activists were arrested by police at Lal Chowk when they were holding a protest demanding the return of mortal remains of Muhammad Maqbool Butt and Muhammad Afzal Guru who were hanged by New Delhi in Tihar jail on 11 February 1984 […]

What a woman choose to wear is none of anybody’s business, Mehbooba to BJP leader

What a woman choose to wear is none of anybody’s business, Mehbooba to BJP leader

Srinagar: Criticising Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) leader for his remarks against Congress leader Prinyanka Gandhi, former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti said sadly even in todays modern world, patriarchy plus brazen sexism always raises its ugly head and is normalized. Reacting to BJP leader Harish Dwivedi’s remakrs about the Prinyanka’s choice of cloths […]

Div Com, IGs visit landslide area at Maroge, inspect road clearance operation on NH-44

Div Com, IGs visit landslide area at Maroge, inspect road clearance operation on NH-44

RAMBAN: Divisional Commissioner Jammu, Sanjeev Verma, Inspector General of Police (IGP), Jammu zone, M K Sinha and IGP Traffic, Alok Kumar today conducted aerial survey of various snow affected areas of the district besides visiting massive landslide spot on Srinagar-Jammu National Highway near Maroge, Ramban to oversee the clearance operation so that the highway is […]

Govt all set to extend insurance cover to poultry farms

Govt all set to extend insurance cover to poultry farms

JAMMU:  To encourage investment in the poultry sector by the entrepreneurs in the trade, the J&K government is all set to extend insurance cover to the poultry farms in the state. The decision was taken here at a high-level meeting chaired by Principal Secretary Animal, Sheep and Fisheries department Dr Asghar Hassan Samoon. The meeting was […]

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