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Day: September 3, 2022

One day awareness programme on prevention of child labour  held at Ramban
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One day awareness programme on prevention of child labour held at Ramban

RAMBAN, SEPTEMBER 03 : To aware the students regarding  the prevention of Child Labour, the School Education Department Ramban, in collaboration with Social Welfare, Health, ICDS and labour department,  organized a day- long awareness camp here in Government High School, Chanderkote. Deputy Commissioner, Ramban Mussarat Islam was the chief guest on the occasion. Welcoming the Chief Guest, the Chief Education Officer, Dev Anand    gave an overview of the programme. In his address, the Deputy Commissioner highlighted different aspects of Child Labour and legal provisions to prevent the children from exploitations. He asked the teachers to sensitise the children about rules and laws for protection against the child labour. Highlighting the gravity of the problem, he urged upon the partici...
At Gurez Festival, Horse Polo revived after many decades
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At Gurez Festival, Horse Polo revived after many decades

Youth main stakeholders in tourism promotion: Dr. Owais Two years of sustained promotion led to Gurez being awarded at national level: Dir Tourism GUREZ, SEPTEMBER 03: To celebrate the recently awarded best off-beat tourist destination of India and to enhance and promote tourism to this virgin valley, a Grand Gurez festival was organised here by the Department of Tourism in collaboration with District Administration Bandipora and J&K Academy of Art Culture & Languages today. The major attraction of the day-long festival was a Horse Polo match which was played between two teams of local youth. Elders in the area said that it was after around six decades that they have seen a Polo match being played in Gurez again. They appreciated the initiative of the Tourism Department and Dist...
CCIK calls on Director Industries Kashmir
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CCIK calls on Director Industries Kashmir

Urges for ease of doing business, investor friendly policies Srinagar; Associated Chamber of Commerce and Industry Kashmir CCIK called on Director Industries Saloni Rai and  welcomed her on her appointment. The delegation was led by its President Tariq Rashid Ghani who was accompanied by The CCIK delegation apprised her about the economic health of the Valley which is trying to bounce back after repeated setbacks due to COVID 19 pandemic. The delegation urged the Director Industries to sanction the land allotment for the entrepreneurs who also have made the payment against the assigned land. The delegation also requested the Direction Industries to auction the lands not being utilised by the investors whose projects or units are defunct. "Those allotted lands should be re...
GI Tag has built global reputation for Kashmiri Saffron: Atal Dulloo
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GI Tag has built global reputation for Kashmiri Saffron: Atal Dulloo

Inaugurates Saffron Field Day at Patabagh Pampore Pampore, Sep 03, KDC: Additional Chief Secretary (ACS), Agriculture Production Department (APD), Atal Dulloo today inaugurated Saffron Field Day at Patabagh here. While inaugurating the Saffron Field Day, Dulloo remarked that GI Tag of Kashmiri Saffron has made it prominent in the international market and built its reputation globally. He added that GI Tag not only enhanced the farmers incomes but also provided sustainable and secure income generation source for them. The ACS further said that the marketing and promotion of the product with the GI Tag has enhanced the secondary economic activities here, which in turn boosted the regional economic development. Dulloo also said that the protection of geographical indications creat...
EDUCATION – WAY TO A BRIGHTER KASHMIR
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EDUCATION – WAY TO A BRIGHTER KASHMIR

Any individual, when educated has the capability and the sense to do right and a sensible things rather than something wrong. It’s an important aspect which help one to differentiate between what is right and what is wrong. Our children address the education system, with mugging and memorizing answers rather than understanding the concepts. In no way will this help in imparting any valuable knowledge to the children. It only helps one to clear their examination and secure a degree. According to the Survey done by National Static Office (NSO), only 8.4% and 2.8% of boys & girls get their graduation degree in Kashmir in one year.   Education not just provides us knowledge but provides a clearer perspective of life itself. It creates an ideology in the student’s personality and...