Smoother Drive

Life on Roads, an NGO and the first road safety club of Kashmir, recently conducted an awareness drive for smooth vehicular movement on the opening day of Durbar move in Srinagar, a first-of-its-kind drive...

Elections over Education

Posting teachers and lecturers on election duty is having an adverse impact on school education, Sheikh Mudasir Amin reports As yet another election season sets in, Jammu and Kashmir’s School Education Department is busy issuing directions to...

Copper Regaining in Kashmir

Though copper industry in Kashmir faced many setbacks but the health hazards of non-copper metals have once again pushed the populace towards the use of copperware By Amir Rafi Undoubtedly,...

Dir Social Welfare meets stakeholders working for People with Disabilities

Kashmir Scan, March 2015 By: KS Correspondent Assures projecting their demands before authorities Director Social Welfare, Kashmir, Gazanfar Ali last month held a meeting with different stake holders working for People with Disabilities (PwDs) regarding the implementation...

The Curious Case of ‘Kangar’ and ‘Pheran’

 KASHMIR SCAN, DECEMBER 2015 SUHAIL AHMAD   Kangar and Pheran, the two most prized possessions of Kashmiris have an important bearing on their life and activity in winters. They complement each other perfectly and in the absence...

SKUAST(K) to develop herbal garden at one school in each district

SRINAGAR, DECEMBER 24: Vice Chancellor, Sheri- Kashmir University of Agricultural Science and Technology (SKUAST) Professor Nazeer Ahmed today said that environmental education is a dividend to save the natural heritage of Kashmir. The V-C expressed...

SAC decisions: Impact on Education and Employment

It is high time the controversial SAC decision on ReTs is revoked with immediate effect and a new out-of-box strategy is put forth to absorb the controversial lot of ReTs, writes Sheikh Umar Ahmad   Education...

Her Resilience, Our Pride

Survival for Kashmiris is an instinct that comes naturally; for Kashmiri women, this instinct has been honed by years of life under tough conditions. Be it the horror of war, the devastating 2014 flood...

JK needs earthquake resistant schools

By: BILAL HUSSAIN KASHMIR SCAN : NOVEMBER 2013  Children in schools are the most vulnerable during an earthquake disaster If not all, at least educated lots in Jammu and Kashmir are well aware of the fact that...

Education for all: A dream not realized

July 2013 By Shahid Andrabi Education is an investment in human beings. It enlightens the scope of living and helps better the score of development. This motive in mind, an India-wide mission was drafted to ensure...

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