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NEET, JEE exams postponed

Reading Time: < 1 minute New Delhi: Amid the Coronavirus pandemic, the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) on Friday postponed National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) and Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) examinations. Union Minister for MHRD, Ramesh Pokhriyal said the step was taken in view of the safety of the students. “Keeping in mind the safety of students and […]

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Medium-intensity quake hits JK

Reading Time: < 1 minute New Delhi: A medium-intensity earthquake of magnitude 4.6 hit Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday night, the National Centre for Seismology said. The quake occurred at 11.32 pm at a depth of five kilometres, it said. There were no immediate reports of loss of life or property.

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Some people spreading rumours about stocking of LPG in Kashmir: FCS&CA Deptt

Reading Time: < 1 minute Srinagar: The Department of Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs (FCS&CA) today maintained that some people are spreading false information regarding a communication with respect to the LPG stock in Kashmir valley. A statement issued here by FCS&CA said that some people are spreading all kind of rumours by referring to a letter, written by […]

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An end to our sufferings: Shall we ever be happy again? What is our future? We need answers

An end to our sufferings: Shall we ever be happy again? What is our future? We need answers

Reading Time: 4 minutes Syed Mustafa Ahmad Bloodshed has become the order of the day in Kashmir since 1990. Not a day passes without the killing of an innocent or a culprit. Is it our ill-fate or is it our own evil deeds that have made us prone to violence? It is very difficult to reach the truth, given […]

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DAK seeks audit of COVID-19 deaths

Reading Time: < 1 minute Srinagar: Following the continuous spike in Covid-19 deaths, Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) Saturday demanded Audit Committee for the deaths saying that people across J&K are confused about who died due to the coronavirus pandemic. President DAK, Dr Suhail Naik said it is very important that every death should be discussed by a committee to know […]

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J&K Bank organizes meet at Anantnag

Reading Time: < 1 minute Srinagar: J&K Bank Saturday organized a District Level Review Committee meeting at the Dak Bungalow Anantnag to review the performance of banks operating in district Anantnag for the quarter ended March, 2020,. District Development Commissioner Anantnag Kuldeep Krishan Sidha chaired the meeting that was attended by the representatives of line departments and district level officers […]

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Youth goes missing during trekking

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kangan: A youth from Srinagar has gone missing during trekking to Gangabal Lake in central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district on Sunday. One of his relative posted on social networking site Facebook that a group of six youth from Srinagar went for picnic to Naranag Kangan and from there they decided to go for a trekking to […]

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GMC starts Sero-Prevalence study in Srinagar

ICMR's survey shows 0.73 per cent population has history of Covid-19 in India

Reading Time: 2 minutes Srinagar: The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) in a recently conducted community based Sero-Survey has found that around 30 percent individuals in containment zones are exposed to deadly pandemic. Officials said that 28,595 households in 83 districts of India were covered in the Survey. Of the 83 districts, 15 had no cases of Covid-19, […]

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LoC Flare up: Locals fear for their lives as hostilities continue

Reading Time: 2 minutes Tasaduq Hussain Uri (Baramulla): Fear is visible on the faces of every single resident here so is uncertainty. The people living in the border areas have once again been witnessing exchange of small to heavy weapons by the Indian and Pakistani army which most of the times turns Uri area of north Kashmir into no […]

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Surrounding area at Hirpora Wildlife Sanctuary demarcated as eco- sensitive zone

Union Ministry of Environment, Forests & Climate Change issues notification

Reading Time: 2 minutes Nasir Azam Srinagar: The Union Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change (MOEF&CC) has notified an area around one kilometre of Hirpora Wildlife Sanctuary as eco-sensitive zone. Nestled between majestic Pir Panchal forests, the peripheries of the sanctuary have been declared as eco-sensitive zone. “……..In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) and clauses […]

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