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Digital payment can check black money, graft: PM

Important to preserve the essence of yoga

27/02/2017
New Delhi, Feb 26: Digital payment can check black money and play a key role in fighting graft, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said today as he asked the youth to become an "anti-corruption cadre" as part of the "cleanliness" drive. Addressing his monthly 'Mann ki baat' radio programme, he said people, especially the youth, should become ambassadors of digital payment schemes rolled out by the government. "Lead this movement. Take it further as it has a very major and prominent role in the fight against corruption and black money. To me, each and every individual involved in this mission constitutes a new anti-corruption cadre in the country. In a way you are a soldier in the cause of cleanliness and purity," the Prime Minister said. He said gradually people are "shedding their hard currency mindset" and moving towards digital currency and the youth are leading the way using their mobile phones as the new tool to make and receive payments. In the last two months, 10 lakh people have...

Modi govt trying to undo wrongs done by Cong: Jitendra

27/02/2017
Jammu, Feb 26: Union Minister Jitendra Singh today said Congress was responsible for the situation in Kashmir as the party was at the helm of affairs...

Massive landslide cuts off Kishtwar from Jammu

27/02/2017
Jammu, Feb 26: A massive landslide has cut off the mountainous district of Kishtwar from the city, leaving hundreds of vehicles stranded en route the...

Geelani gets 1 yr extension as chairman of Tehreek- e-Hurriyat

27/02/2017
Srinagar, Feb 26: Hardline separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani was today given one-year extension as chairman of his Tehreek-e-Hurriyat party. 8...

Army exam cancelled at 6 centres after question papers leak

27/02/2017
NEW DELHI, Feb 26: The army on Sunday countermanded examinations in six centres in western India for some lower level posts following an alleged leak...

Phase V UP polls today: Flag march in sensitive areas

27/02/2017
Lucknow, Feb 26: Central forces today conducted flag march in sensitive areas close to the Terai region in Nepal's foothills which go to polls tomorr...

Take steps to deal with traffic congestion: Guv to DGP

27/02/2017
Jammu, Feb 26: Governor N N Vohra today directed the state police chief to take strict measures to deal with the heavy traffic congestion, especially...

Jaitley blames ‘alliance of subversion’ for campus violence

27/02/2017
London, Feb 26: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has blamed an "alliance of subversion" for university campus violence and argued that the separatists a...

India demands ‘strongest action’ from US after Kansas killing

27/02/2017
New Delhi, Feb 26: India Sunday demanded the "strongest action" from the US government after an Indian man was killed and another wounded in a suspec...

Mumbai is the richest Indian city with total wealth of USD 820 Billion

27/02/2017
NEW DELHI, Feb 26: India's financial capital Mumbai, which is home to 46,000 millionaires and 28 billionaires, is the richest Indian city with a tota...

Demonetisation process is almost complete: Jaitley

26/02/2017
London, Feb 25: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said the demonetisation process is almost complete, hailing it as the "smoothest possible replace...

BSF raises unprovoked firing at flag meeting with Pak Rangers

26/02/2017
Jammu, Feb 25: The Border Security Force (BSF) has raised a strong protest with Pakistan Rangers over unprovoked firing on Indian troops during a fla...

Pak repatriates 2 Kashmiri youth who mistakenly crossed LoC

26/02/2017
Islamabad, Feb 25: In a goodwill gesture, Pakistan today repatriated two Indian men from Kashmir who had strayed across the Line of Control by mistak...

Amarnath yatra registration to begin from March 1

26/02/2017
JAMMU, Feb 25: The registration for the annual Amarnath yatra through both Baltal and Chandanwari routes will commence on March 1, an official spokes...

Kashmir Highway opens for one-way, Gurez, Mughal roads remain closed

26/02/2017
SRINAGAR, Feb 25: The historic Mughal Road remained closed while border town of Gurez, surrounded by Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK), was cut off fro...

Will do what Congress couldn’t do in 15 years: Modi

26/02/2017
IMPHAL, Feb 25: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today promised to end the crippling economic blockade in Manipur if the BJP comes to power in the state ...

Cong demands probe into Kanpur train tragedy

26/02/2017
New Delhi, Feb 25: The Congress party today demanded a thorough probe into the Kanpur train tragedy and it accused the Prime Minister of doing "low-l...

Woman commits suicide by jumping into river

26/02/2017
Bhadarwah, Feb 25: A woman today committed suicide by jumping into the river Chenab Doda district. Rekha Devi, daughter of Hari Lal of Mudsrunda Shi...

Mini bus turns turtle in Kathua, one killed

26/02/2017
JAMMU, Feb 25: A minor died and several others injured when a mini bus in which they were travelling in turned turtle in Billawar area of Kathua dist...

Naidu slams Chidambaram over Kashmir comments

26/02/2017
Hyderabad, Feb 25: Union Minister M Venkaiah Naidu today came down heavily on senior Congress leader P Chidambaram stating that his remarks on Kashmi...

World News

30 dead, 100 injured in suicide attack on Sufi shrine in Pak

17/02/2017
Karachi, Feb 16: At least 30 people were killed and over 100 others injured when a suspected suicide bomber blew himself up inside the crowded shrine...

One mn sign petition to cancel Trump’s UK State Visit

31/01/2017
London, Jan 30: An online petition seeking cancellation of US President Donald Trump's State Visit to the UK has quickly crossed the one-million sign...

3 dead, 22 rescued in Malaysia shipwreck

30/01/2017
Kuala Lumpur, Jan 29: Three Chinese passengers died and five are missing after a tourist boat sank in rough seas off eastern Malaysia, officials conf...

Obamas launch foundation after exiting White House

22/01/2017
Washington, Jan 21: Barack and Michelle Obama have said they opened a foundation to facilitate projects "all over the city, the country and the world...

Indian teacher pleads guilty to fraud charges in US

22/01/2017
Washington, Jan 21: A 58-year-old Indian national has pleaded guilty to federal charges in connection with a wire fraud scheme involving hiring of In...

Indian-Americans celebrate Trump's inauguration

22/01/2017
Washington, Jan 21: Several Indian-Americans from across the country attended a presidential gala here to celebrate the inauguration of Donald Trump ...

China shuts down 17 websites

22/01/2017
Beijing, Jan 21: China has shut down 17 websites including one run by liberal economist Mao Yushi's Tianze Institute of Economics for violation of in...

Japan’s PM Abe meets Vietnamese leaders

17/01/2017
Hanoi, Jan 16: Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is meeting with Vietnam's leaders on the last stop of his 4-nation tour intended to boost Japan's tr...

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Defamation case: Kejriwal moves HC seeking Jaitley’s financial records

26/02/2017
New Delhi, Feb 25: Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today moved the Delhi High Court seeking details of bank accounts, tax returns and other financial ...

Irani refers to Karnataka diary issue, claims it mentions ‘RG’

26/02/2017
Amethi, Feb 25: Union Minister Smriti Irani today cited a media report to claim that diaries seized during an IT raid on a Congress leader in Karnata...

Navy war room leak case: SC upholds sacking of naval officers

25/02/2017
New Delhi, Feb 24: The Supreme Court has upheld the government's decision to sack two naval officers facing criminal trial in the 2005 Navy war room ...

Man gets life term, friend 10-yrs for minor sisters’ rape

25/02/2017
Korba, Feb 24: A man was awarded life imprisonment and his accomplice a ten-year jail term for kidnapping two minor tribal sisters in Korba district ...

Modi Govt should repeal AFSPA: Chidambaram

23/02/2017
Mumbai, Feb 22: Former Union minister P Chidambaram today said he regrets the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act (AFSPA) was not repealed while Congre...

Woman alleges rape in moving car

23/02/2017
New Delhi, Feb 22: A woman has alleged that she was raped in a moving car by four youths who allegedly made her sit in their vehicle on the pretext o...

Juvenile, 60-yr-old man accused of raping minor

23/02/2017
New Delhi, Feb 22: Two persons, including a juvenile, have been accused by a 15-year-old girl of raping her over a period of two-and-a-half years in ...

Wetland conservation: HC directs Assam Govt to file affidavit

23/02/2017
Guwahati, Feb 22 (PTI) The Gauhati High Court today directed the Assam government and civic authorities here to file affidavits on protection and con...

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Stop creating concrete monsters, build aesthetic structures: Naeem to Engineers

Minister calls for maintaining quality of works

27/02/2017
Jammu, Feb 26: Minister for Public Works, Naeem Akhtar today stressed upon the officials to avoid containerization of the State, saying that 'signatu...

Speaker for providing better facilities at Mahamaya temple

Govt committed to ensure sustainable development across JK: Priya

27/02/2017
Jammu, Feb 26: Speaker Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly, Kavinder Gupta and Minster of State for Tourism Priya Sethi today took an extensive vi...

SNCF branch Marheen organises blood donation Camp

27/02/2017
JAMMU, Feb 26: Sant Nirankari Charitable Foundation organized a Voluntary Blood Donation Camp at Sant Nirankari Satsang Bhawan, Marheen, where 91 uni...

Academic Council meeting held at SMVDU

27/02/2017
Katra, Feb 26: The 28th meeting of the Academic Council of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University was held on 26th Feb. The meeting was chaired by Dr. San...

Rana lauds KPs strong sense of culture, power of assimilation

27/02/2017
Jammu, Feb 26: Lauding their strong sense of culture and power of assimilation, Provincial President National Conference Mr Devender Singh Rana on Su...

Lal Singh for expediting timber supply to religious places, consumers

Minister reviews functioning of SFC

27/02/2017
SRINAGAR, Feb 26: Minister for Forests, Ecology and Environment, Choudhary Lal Singh, Sunday called for expediting supply of timber to religious plac...

Governor inaugurates Police-Public Mela

Governor lauds JKP for promoting welfare measures for Jawans, their families

27/02/2017
JAMMU, Feb 26: Governor N. N. Vohra and First Lady Mrs. Usha Vohra inaugurated the 28th Jammu & Kashmir Police Public Mela at Police Sports Stadium, ...

J&K SJA organizes One day workshop on Juvenile Justice-3rd phase of training and orientation courses for Principal Magistrates concludes

There is a unique provision in the Constitution of Jammu and Kashmir that is right to happy childhood guaranteed under Section 21. Let us not snatch the same from our children

27/02/2017
Srinagar, Feb 26: On the directions of Juvenile Justice Committee, Supreme Court of India headed by Mr. Justice Madan B. Lokur and under the guidance...

OP-ED News

Going through the roof

27/02/2017
It looks like demonetisation has not affected those who deal in black money and other illegal inducements used to lure the voters before and during t...

New air services pact

26/02/2017
The Government has granted its approval to the signing of Air Services Agreement (ASA) between India and Greece which allows the airlines of the two ...

Doubling solar power capacity

25/02/2017
Government has approved doubling of capacity to 40,000 MW in solar parks and Ultra Mega Solar Power Projects (UMSPP). The Cabinet Committee on Econom...

No toilet, no Marriage

24/02/2017
There are two types of cleaning – one is external and the other internal. Both are interconnected, we will only be able to achieve the internal clean...

Looking up to moon

23/02/2017
From being an object of beauty and soothing light at night, moon may soon turn into a power house for the world’s energy needs, and India may be able...

Fresh blow to Mallya

22/02/2017
Home Ministry has forwarded to the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) a court-issued request to bring back embattled liquor baron Vijay Mallya from t...

Paying Govt for getting accurate timings

21/02/2017
Now, ISRO and IAF may have to pay the government for getting accurate timings on par with the global standard for various activities like launch of s...

Air pollution on the rise

20/02/2017
Air pollution has also emerged as the deadliest form of pollution and the fourth leading risk factor for premature deaths worldwide. The air Indians ...

Legal Section

In the absence of lack of inherent jurisdiction to deal with the issue, the judgment is a nullity. It has no existence in law. It is well settled in law that the judgment passed is a nullity if it is passed by a court having no inherent jurisdiction

Part-3

27/02/2017
IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA CIVIL APPELLATE JURISDICTION CIVIL APPEAL NO. 10131 OF 2016 [Arising out of SLP(C) NO. 31556 OF 2013] Mohammed Ansa...

Court denies bail of three in attempt to murder case

26/02/2017
JAMMU, Feb 25: Principal Sessions Judge Samba ML Manhas rejected the bail applications of three accused namely Sunny Kumar, Deepak Gupta and Shubham...

HC refuses to quash FIR in Roshni Act Scam

26/02/2017
JAMMU, Feb 25: In petition filed by Subash Singh Naib Tehilsdar & Ors seeking quashment of FIR in Roshni Act Scam, Justice Janak Raj Kotwal after hea...

In the absence of lack of inherent jurisdiction to deal with the issue, the judgment is a nullity. It has no existence in law. It is well settled in law that the judgment passed is a nullity if it is passed by a court having no inherent jurisdiction

Part-2

26/02/2017
IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA CIVIL APPELLATE JURISDICTION CIVIL APPEAL NO. 10131 OF 2016 [Arising out of SLP(C) NO. 31556 OF 2013] Mohammed Ansa...

In the absence of lack of inherent jurisdiction to deal with the issue, the judgment is a nullity. It has no existence in law. It is well settled in law that the judgment passed is a nullity if it is passed by a court having no inherent jurisdiction

Part-2

25/02/2017
IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA CIVIL APPELLATE JURISDICTION CIVIL APPEAL NO. 10131 OF 2016 [Arising out of SLP(C) NO. 31556 OF 2013] Mohammed Ansa...

In the absence of lack of inherent jurisdiction to deal with the issue, the judgment is a nullity. It has no existence in law. It is well settled in law that the judgment passed is a nullity if it is passed by a court having no inherent jurisdiction

Part-1

25/02/2017
IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA CIVIL APPELLATE JURISDICTION CIVIL APPEAL NO. 10131 OF 2016 [Arising out of SLP(C) NO. 31556 OF 2013] Mohammed Ansa...

DB directives to Trial Court in Udhampur attack case

24/02/2017
Jammu, Feb 23: In a much publicized Udhampur Terror Attack Case on a BSF Convoy ambushed on August 5, 2015, in which National Investigating Agency pr...

Seven days police remand of Crorepati Forest Guard

22/02/2017
JAMMU, Feb 17: Special Judge Anticorruption Jammu Sanjeev Gupta today granted seven days police remand of Kewal Sharma a Crorepati Forest Guard who a...

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