Kashmir

Omicron v. delta: Battle of coronavirus mutants is critical

 Added on December 7, 2021  KV Network Washington, Dec 7 (AP) As the omicron coronavirus variant spreads in southern Africa and pops up in countries all around the world, scientists are anxiously watching a battle play out that could determine the future of the pandemic. Can the latest competitor to …

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Admin announces austerity measures

 Added on December 7, 2021  KV News Imposes 10 % cut on administrative expenses Srinagar: In a significant development, the administration Monday unveiled a slew of austerity measures to promote financial discipline and to curb expenditure.The Finance department ordered 10 percent cut on office expenses (OE), leave travel concession (LTC), …

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PM Modi holds summit talks with Russian President

 Added on December 7, 2021  Press Trust of India New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Vladimir Putin on Monday held the 21st India-Russia summit, covering an array of areas with an aim to further enhance the special and privileged strategic partnership between the two countries.In his initial comments, …

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Gulmarg shivers at minus 7 degrees Celsius

 Added on December 7, 2021  Press Trust of India Weather improves across Valley Srinagar: The minimum temperature across Kashmir, except at the famous ski-resort of Gulmarg, settled above the freezing point on Monday even as the weather office predicted possibility of a wet spell mid-week.Most places in the valley received …

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Significant: Chewing gum to ‘cut’ Covid transmission

 Added on December 7, 2021  Press Trust of India Washington: Scientists are developing a chewing gum laced with a plant-grown protein that serves as a “trap” for the SARS-CoV-2 virus, which causes COVID-19, reducing viral load in saliva and potentially lowering transmission.The researchers noted that people who are fully vaccinated …

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