Div Com reviews board examination arrangements

Div Com reviews board examination arrangements

Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Dr. Asgar Hassan Samoon, today convened a meeting  to review the necessary arrangement in various districts of Kashmir province for smooth conduct of Higher Secondary Examination II (12th class ) and secondary school (10thClass) Bi-annual session 2016 being held from May 28, 2016 and June 6, 2016 respectively. The meeting was attended

Hottest day in Kashmir in 76 years

Kashmir witnessed the hottest day in February in 76 years as the mercury rose to 20.6 degrees Celsius in Srinagar yesterday, more than 10 degrees above normal for this time of the year. “Srinagar had recorded a high of 20.6 degrees Celsius in the month of February in 1940. After a gap of 76 years,

No visitor from PoK, 7 Kashmiris cross LoC

Not a single guest from Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) arrived here today while seven Kashmiris crossed over to other side of the Line of Control (LoC) to meet their relatives, separated in 1947 due to partition. Seven Kashmiris who had gone to PoK in previous bus also returned to their homes after completing stay with their

Minimum temperature rises in Kashmir

The minimum temperature rose at most places in Kashmir as the mercury settled several degrees above the freezing point but there was no respite from the cold conditons in Ladakh region. The minimum temperature in Srinagar – the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir settled at 5.3 degrees Celsius, nearly three degrees up from the

CRPF to shift armoured MPVs from Naxal ops to Kashmir valley

After discarding them for anti-Naxal operations, CRPF has decided to shift its heavy armoured mine protected vehicles (MPVs) to Kashmir valley for use by its troops deployed on road and convoy protection duties in the counter-insurgency grid. A few years back, the paramilitary force had rolled back and stationed over 50 such troop carrying vehicles