J&K to formulate its own education policy

Jammu, Dec. 9, 2013: The state government recently constituted an expert panel to work on formulating an education policy for Jammu and Kashmir. "For the past so many years, we have been working according to the central education policy we had adopted. ....

50% Houses in J&K without Toilets

Srinagar, Nov. 20, 2013: As World Toilet Day was observed yesterday, the government efforts towards making people improve sanitation by constructing toilets have not borne much fruit. While nearly 50 per cent of the households in J&K continue to remain wi....

Workshop on 'Promotion of Menstrual Hygiene Scheme' in Jammu

Jammu, July 11, 2013: One day workshop on “Promotion of Menstrual Hygiene Scheme” was organised today in the Conference Hall, Department of Computer Sciences, University of Jammu by the National Rural Health Mission, J&K. About 100 participants from J....

JK unable to fully utilize NBA funds for rural sanitation

Jammu, Apr 28, 2013: Notwithstanding the pitiable condition of rural sanitation across J&K, the state government has not been able to utilize generous central funding under Total Sanitation Campaign (TSC), which has now been renamed as Nirmal Bharat Abhiy....