five militants killed in an ongoing gunfight in Hajin
November 18, 2017

A gun fight between Militants and Govemrent forces started this afternoon in Hajin area of north Kashmir’s Bandipora district. Official sources told that a Joint team of Army’s 13 RR, SOG and CRPf launched an cordon and search operation following specific inputs about presence of some militants at Chandergeer in Hajin. As such the joint team of forces intensified the combing operation,.

Tassaduq Mufti for dedicated exam centres in Kashmir Valley
November 13, 2017

Tassaduq Mufti for dedicated exam centres in Kashmir Valley SRINAGAR, NOV 13(PTK): Taking a strict note of the non-availability of dedicated exam centres in Kashmir Valley, Coordinator Chief Minister’s Grievance Cell, Tassaduq Mufti has written to the Union Government emphasizing the need of having dedicated exam centres for various national level entrance exams and posts in the.

Mehbooba greets people on the Urs of Hazrat Shah Asrar ud Din (R. A.)
November 9, 2017

Mehbooba greets people on the Urs of Hazrat Shah Asrar ud Din (R. A.) JAMMU, NOV 09(PTK): Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti has felicitated people of the State on the annual urs of Hazrat Shah Asrar ud Din (RA) of Kishtwar. Recalling the contribution of Hazrat Shah Asrar ud Din (RA) in the spiritual and social awakening of the people of the region, the Chief Minister said the society ought to emulate.

Save A Precious Life of Young man
November 7, 2017

Save A Precious Life of Young man GANDERBAL Nov 07 (PTK):  Mushtaq Ahmad Kullo 33 son of Gh Mohi-u-din Kullo, father of 3 small children is suffering from kidney failure admitted in SKIMS Srinagar. The family members said that his kidney transplant surgery is scheduled next week adding that the approx amount required for surgery is 6.0 Lac. The family appeals people to help him in.

AIIMS resident docs on hunger strike, demand pay hike
October 27, 2017

New Delhi, Oct 26: Demanding implementation of recommendations of the Seventh Central Pay Commission, around 1,700 resident doctors of All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) began indefinite hunger strike on Thursday. President of the Resident Doctors Association (RDA) of AIIMS, Harjit Singh Bhatti said that there has been discrimination with the doctors of AIIMS while implementing the pay.

A universal flu vaccine is still some time off
October 26, 2017

After standing in line for the latest year’s flu jab one might wonder why all this in necessary. The answer lies in the flu virus itself and its ability to rapidly evolve and avoid the human immune system. Each year the virus circles the globe, continuously mutating and creating new strains – think seasonal flu as well as avian, swine and all those H-numbered ones – that require new vaccines.

NHM Union Doda holds Block Level Meet
October 25, 2017

Appeals Govt to frame regularization policy   DODA, OCT 25 (PTK): To unite all NHM Employees under one platform, All J&K NHM Employees Association District Unit Doda hold meet at Block Hqr Ghat on Wednesday.   The meeting was chaired under the Chairmanship of District President Faizan Ali Tramboo and Sr NHM Leader Dr Hamid Parray.   In.

Swine flu: DAK sets up helpline
October 25, 2017

‘Issues advisory to schools’   SRINAGAR, OCT 25 (PTK): Following three swine flu deaths at Kashmir valley’s  SK Institute of Medical Sciences, Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) has set up round the clock helpline numbers for public awareness.   “People can call and get information on  09469154840, 09419409866, 07780941488, 09419045145,.

Swine flu: unvaccinated doctors putting patients at risk, says DAK
October 24, 2017

SRINAGAR, OCT 24 (PTK): With Kashmir valley’s first swine flu death of this season reported at SK Institute of Medical Sciences, Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) on Tuesday in a communiqué said doctors, nurses and paramedical staff in hospitals are putting patients at risk as they are not vaccinated against swine flu. President DAK and flu expert Dr Nisar ul Hassan said healthcare workers imperil.

Athlete Hamid creates history, runs non-stop 110km run from Srinagar to Baltal
October 22, 2017

Athlete Hamid creates history, runs non-stop 110km run from Srinagar to Baltal Kashmir has no dearth of sports persons who need to be promoted: Dir Tourism Srinagar/Sonamarg, Oct 22: Sunday morning witnessed a historic moment when Valley’s one of the top athletes ran non-stop 110 km from Srinagar to Baltal on Sunday. Director Tourism Kashmir Mahmood A Shah flagged off this first.