Audit questions ‘treasury transparency’ claims of J&K’s Finance Ministry, exposes weak checks and balances * No one finds out what happens to CDF, not even DDCs

Audit questions ‘treasury transparency’ claims of J&K’s Finance Ministry, exposes weak checks and balances * No one finds out what happens to CDF, not even DDCs

  Syed Junaid Hashmi JAMMU, Feb 11: PDP-BJP government had promised tougher control on the treasuries alongwith highest level of transparency but a review of the treasuries conducted by the Accountant General of Jammu and Kashmir has raised serious questions on the claims of the government. Finance Minister had pledged that treasuries would become highly

Man slips to death in central Kashmir forest

Srinagar, Feb 2 (UNI) A man, who had gone to collect firewood, slipped to death in central Kashmir district of Ganderbal forest, official sources saidon Friday. They said 32-year-old Sheikh Zakir Ahmad had gone into nearby forest to collect fire-wood on Thursday morning. However, when he did not return till late in the evening, a

Summer-like weather during day, night temp dips in Kashmir

Srinagar, Feb 2 (UNI) After witnessing intermittent rain and snow during the last about four days, people on Friday enjoyed summer-like weather due to sunshine though the night temperature dipped and settled below freezing point at majority of the places in Kashmir valley. The border town of Kargil was the coldest place in the region

Nukkad play “Arrogance” staged

Newspoint Bureau Jammu Tawi, February 3 Lalded Women Welfare Society (Regd) staged nukkad (corner) play ‘ARROGANCE’ today at Jammu as a part of Saturday 03-Feb-2018 series in presence impressive gathering including eminent citizens of the area. The Play Is Written by Surya Naryan and Directed by Naveen Pal. Nukkad Play -Once there was a time,

Divisional Commissioner reviews Maha Shivratri arrangements

Newspoint Bureau Srinagar, February 2 Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Baseer Ahmad Khan, today convened a meeting to review arrangements for the upcoming festival of Maha Shivratri . The meeting was attended by Deputy Commissioner Srinagar Abid Rashid, Director School Education G N Itoo while officers representing various departments were also present. Threadbare discussions were held on

DSS urges Govt on joint women’s resolves, releases logo

Newspoint Bureau Jammu Tawi, February 2 Thakur Gulchain Singh Charak Former Minister and President Dogra Sadar Sabha (DSS) addressing the Press Conference at Dogra Sadar Sabha Bhawan said that the Sabha held a meeting of it’s executive body today on 2nd Feb 2017 at its Bhawan to consider the resolutions unanimously passed jointly by the

Amitabh Mattoo reviews functioning of Archives, Archaeology, Museums and Culture department

Newspoint Bureau Jammu Tawi, January 29 Advisor to Chief Minister, Prof Amitabh Mattoo today convened a meeting of senior officers of Archives, Archaeology and Museums and Culture departments to review the functioning of the department. Threadbare discussion was held on issues regarding preparation of action plan for Modernization, Maintenance and Showcasing of Archives, Monuments and

Khelo India Football by DYSS begins at Poonch

Newspoint Bureau Poonch, January 29 Being organised for the first time, Khelo India’s lets play football competition, under the banner of Department of Youth Services and Sports (DYSS), got underway at Poonch, Sathra and Mandi zones, here today. At Poonch zone, the competition got underway at Government Boys Higher Secondary School with 12 teams in