Top Stories

PM inaugurates Khelo India Winter Games, says will make J&K winter sports hub

Let us share this experience of unifying power of sports with the world: LG

27/02/2021
SRINAGAR, Feb 26: Prime Minister, Narendra Modi today delivered the inaugural address at 2nd edition of Khelo India National Winter Games-2021 through virtual mode. Lieutenant Governor, Manoj Sinha and Union Minister of State (I/C) for Youth Affairs and Sports, Kiren Rijiju also addressed the huge gathering during inaugural ceremony of the mega event at world famous winter sports destination - Gulmarg. From February 26 to March 02, 2021, more than 600 Athletes from all over the country are participating in different winter-sports disciplines including Alpine Skiing, Nordic Ski, Snow-boarding, Snow Mountaineering, Ice Hockey, Ice Skating, Ice Stock and Snow Shoe. In his address, the Prime Minister observed that the second edition of Khelo India Winter Games is a major step towards making Jammu and Kashmir a hub of the Winter Games. The Prime Minister said that winter games in Jammu & Kashmir would help in developing a new sporting ecosystem and would instill new spirit and ent...

Coronavirus: J&K extends lockdown in containment zones till March 31

27/02/2021
JAMMU, Feb 26: Stepping up measures against the spread of coronavirus, the Jammu and Kashmir administration on Friday extended lockdown in containmen...

Five Assembly polls to begin Mar 27, Bengal to have max 8 phases; counting on May 2

27/02/2021
NEW DELHI, Feb 26: Voting for five assembly elections will begin on March 27, the Election Commission announced Friday with West Bengal set to hold e...

J&K Govt orders transfers and postings in civil administration

Five officers from outside J&K posted in UT

27/02/2021
JAMMU, Feb 26: Four IAS officers and one IRS official, who were brought from outside Jammu and Kashmir under inter-cadre transfer, were posted in...

Every Congressmen should aim to strengthen party: Azad

27/02/2021
JAMMU, Feb 26: Veteran Congress leader, former Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir and Ex-LOP in Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad was accorded rousin...

OPEN REBELLION IN CONGRESS: Upset G-23 leaders likely to give strong message to Gandhis from Jammu today

27/02/2021
NEW DELHI, Feb 26: Days after Congress leader Rahul Gandhi's "North-South" remark, fireworks are likely within the Congress party, when upset senior ...

India-Pakistan agreement on ceasefire rekindles hope for peaceful future among border residents

27/02/2021
JAMMU, Feb 26: The announcement by India and Pakistan to strictly observe all agreements on ceasefire along the Line of Control (LoC) and other secto...

One COVID-19 death, 85 new cases in J&K

27/02/2021
JAMMU, Feb 26: Jammu and Kashmir on Friday recorded 85 new positive cases of COVID-19, taking the tally to 1,26,286, even as one fresh death due to t...

Steps taken to end non-transparent credit culture in country: Modi

27/02/2021
NEW DELHI, Feb 26: The country's financial and banking sector was weakened in the name of aggressive lending about 10 years ago, but the BJP-led cent...

More than 1.37 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses administered: Govt

27/02/2021
NEW DELHI, Feb 26: The cumulative number of COVID-19 vaccine doses administered to health-care and frontline workers has crossed 1.37 crore in the co...

Shah salutes valour of IAF fighters on Balakot air strikes anniversary

27/02/2021
NEW DELHI, Feb 26: Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Friday saluted the valour of the Indian Air Force (IAF) fighters on the anniversary of the Balako...

Dal Lake among 12 sites selected under ‘Swachh Iconic Places’

27/02/2021
NEW DELHI, Feb 25: Srinagar's famous Dal Lake, Mathura's Banke Bihari Temple, Agra Fort and Sanchi Stupa in Madhya Pradesh are among 12 iconic sites ...

Two LeT OGWs held

27/02/2021
SRINAGAR, Feb 26: Security forces arrested two overground workers of Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terror group in Bandipora district on Friday, police said....

One-way LMV traffic from Jammu on Srinagar-Jammu highway today

27/02/2021
JAMMU, Feb 27: Authorities on Friday informed that one way Light Motor Vehicle traffic from Jammu towards Srinagar shall be allowed on the Srinagar-J...

India, Pak militaries agree for ‘strict observance’ of all agreements on ceasefire

26/02/2021
NEW DELHI/ISLAMABAD, Feb 25: India and Pakistan on Thursday announced that they have agreed to strictly observe all agreements on ceasefire along the...

Pakistan remains on FATF ‘grey list’ till June, asked to address ‘strategic deficiencies’

26/02/2021
PARIS, Feb 25: Global terror financing watchdog, Financial Action Task Force (FATF) on Thursday retained Pakistan on its "grey list" till June after ...

Lt Guv directs to withhold salary of Director SWD

Prompt redressal of people’s grievances and accountable, responsive administration is the hallmark of good governance: Sinha

26/02/2021
SRINAGAR, Feb 25: Taking cogni-zance of the applicants' grievances during the 5th round of "LG's Mulqaat- Live Public Grievance Hearing", Lieuten...

J&K reports 108 new COVID-19 cases

26/02/2021
NEW DELHI, Feb 25: The government on Thursday announced sweeping regulations for social media firm like Facebook and Twitter as well as OTT players s...

Modi underlines support for farmers; says NDA aims to ensure their dignity

26/02/2021
COIMBATORE (TN), Feb 25: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday sought to underline the NDA government's commitment for the farmers to ensure their...

India desires normal neighbourly ties with Pak, committed to resolving all issues bilaterally: MEA

NO TERRITORY CONCEDED UNDER DISENGAGEMENT PACT WITH CHINA

26/02/2021
NEW DELHI, Feb 25: As the Indian and Pakistani armies agreed to strictly observe all their ceasefire agreements, the Ministry of External Affairs (ME...

World News

Citizen's Forum welcomes Finance Minister's statement

02/08/2020
JAMMU, Aug 1: Citizen's Forum welcome the Finance Minister Nirmala Sitaraman when she said Banks cannot refuse credit to MSMEs under the emergency c...

Fires in Brazil’s Amazon rainforest surge in July, worst in recent days

02/08/2020
Brazil, AUG 1 : The number of fires in Brazil’s Amazon rainforest jumped 28% in July from a year ago, official data showed on Saturday, as some envir...

China condemns Germany’s Hong Kong extradition suspension

02/08/2020
China, aug 1: China has condemned Germany’s decision to suspend its extradition agreement with Hong Kong, accusing Berlin of a “serious breach of int...

UK PM honours Indian-origin dancer for online Bhangra classes during lockdown

02/08/2020
Brazil, AUG 1 : An Indian-origin dancer who transformed his dance classes into free Bhangracise sessions online to help people stay fit during the co...

James Murdoch resigns from news publisher News Corp's board

02/08/2020
New York, aug 1: News Corp founder Rupert Murdoch’s son James is resigning from the family-controlled publisher’s board over content appearing in its...

Mexico's COVID-19 death toll now world's 3rd highest

02/08/2020
Mexico, aug 1: With a total of 46,688 fatalities, Mexico now accounts for the world's third highest number of coronavirus fatalities in the world, a...

US tightens the screws on Beijing, restricts visas for Chinese officials

27/06/2020
WASHINGTON, JUNE 27: The United States is imposing visa restrictions on current and former Chinese officials responsible for “eviscerating” the freed...

Tokyo enters phase 2, reopens schools, more businesses

02/06/2020
TOKYO, JUNE 1: Tokyo entered phase two of its de-escalation on Monday with public schools reopening after a three-month closure and a larger number ...

Business News

Health

National

Goyal reviews progress of work on Railways National Project in J&K

31/12/2020
New Delhi, Dec 30: Piyush Goyal, Minister for Railways, Commerce & Industry and Consumer Affairs, Food & Public Distribution. reviewed the progress o...

Kerala HC rejects Manjeswaram MLA’s bail plea

01/12/2020
Kochi (Kerala), Nov 30: The Kerala High Court on Monday rejected the bail plea of Indian Union Muslim League (IUML) leader and Manjeswaram MLA MC Kam...

Thousands bid farewell to soldier from Assam killed in Uri

17/11/2020
Dhubri, Nov 16: The mortal remains of soldier Haradhan Chandra Roy, killed in action at Uri in Jammu and Kashmir, were consigned to flames with full ...

NSUI holds protest against downfall of India’s economy

09/11/2020
New Delhi, Nov 8: National Students' Union of India (NSUI) carried out a protest lead by NSUI National President Neeraj Kundan against Demoneti-zatio...

NSUI holds protest against downfall of India’s economy

09/11/2020
New Delhi, Nov 8: National Students' Union of India (NSUI) carried out a protest lead by NSUI National President Neeraj Kundan against Demoneti-zatio...

PM inaugurates new tourist attractions, projects near Statue of Unity

31/10/2020
Kevadiya (Guj), Oct 30: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is on a two-day visit to Gujarat, inaugurated as many as 17 new projects including new tour...

NRIS quota affront to candidates who prepare for admission to law varsities: Orissa HC

25/10/2020
Cuttack, Oct 24: The Orissa High Court has observed that a reservation for the non-resident Indian sponsored (NRIS) category for admission to nationa...

DMK protests against Governor for delaying nod to NEET quota

25/10/2020
Chennai, Oct 24: DMK cadres staged a protest near the Raj Bhavan here on Saturday seeking Governor Banwarilal Purohit's nod for a Bill envisaging 7.5...

Local

Baseer Khan visits IE, IICT Bagh-i-Ali Mardan Khan

27/02/2021
SRINAGAR, Feb 26: Describing the Carpet (Kaleen), the identity of Kashmir, the Advisor to LG, Baseer Ahmad Khan has asked the authorities of Handicr...

Farooq Khan inspects Quality Control Laboratory Lalmandi; Asks for further adding to its capacity, strength

27/02/2021
SRINAGAR, Feb 26: Ad-visor to Lieutenant Gove-rnor, Farooq Khan, today inspected Quality Control Laboratory at Agriculture Complex Lalmandi, Srin-aga...

JKAACL’s 2 day JK Gojri folk music programme begins

27/02/2021
JAMMU, Feb 26: A two day Jammu and Kashmir Gojri folk music programme, organized by Jam-mu and Kashmir Academy of Art Culture and Lang-uages (JKAACL)...

BJP Kissan Morcha holds Executive Body meet

27/02/2021
JAMMU, Feb 26: J&K BJP Kissan Morcha held its working committee meeting BJP headquarter, Trikuta Nagar, Jammu. Working committee meeting was address...

Navin Choudhary chairs 8th BoDs meet of JCCBL

27/02/2021
JAMMU, Feb 26: Prin-cipal Secretary, Cooperative Department, Navin Kumar Choudhary today chaired the 8th Board of Directors (BoDs) meeting of Jammu C...

Forest Department to expand plantation work in J&K

27/02/2021
JAMMU, Feb 26: The Chief Secretary, B. V. R. Subrahmanyam today chaired the 19th meeting of the Steering Committee of the Compensatory Affores-tation...

SSP ANTF, Chairman NBF release book ‘Corporate Social Responsibility’

27/02/2021
JAMMU, Feb 26: The book namely 'Corporate Social Responsibility (CS-R): Concepts and Theories ' was released at Jammu. The Book is authored by Dr. Ro...

Shiv Sena protests against price-hike of fuel and LPG

27/02/2021
JAMMU, Feb 26: The activists of Shiv Sena Bal Thackeray, Jammu protest against the skyhigh prises of Petrol, Diesel and LPG. Angry Shiv Sanik's als...

OP-ED News

Curbing misuse of Social Media

27/02/2021
India is a large market for digital and social media companies and is witnessing strong growth on the back of booming smartphone sales and availabili...

Setting up of RERA

25/02/2021
The Parliament in the month of March 2016 had enacted the Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act for regulation and promotion of real estate se...

The trump card

24/02/2021
For a year now, India has been claiming it has the skill and tenacity in high-altitude warfare, including Siachen, whereas the People's Liberation Ar...

Another surge of the pandemic

23/02/2021
A unique collection of mutations, which make them spread more readily or cheat vaccine immunity. Even though there has been a spike in daily cases in...

New industrial development incentives

22/02/2021
Union Government has announced new Central Sector Scheme for Industrial Development of Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir for a period of 16 years ...

Blatant violation of rule position

21/02/2021
No arrear claim of Government servants and persons not in Government service which is more than two years old will be presented by the Drawing and Di...

Disengagement of forces

20/02/2021
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh’s recent statement in Parliament on the disengagement of forces in Eastern Ladakh, on the heels of a statement on simi...

Facing the gallows

19/02/2021
Hanging and shooting are the two methods of carrying out the death penalty in India and, according to the Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC), hanging is ...

Legal Section

DB closes PIL on food adulteration

27/02/2021
Srinagar. Feb 26: Hearing a Public Interest litigation against food adulteration, A Division Bench of J&K High Court Comprising Chief Justice Pankaj ...

Court awards Ten Years RI & fine Rs one to two under NDPS Act

24/02/2021
Jammu, Feb 23: While putting a strong blow on the menace of trade of Narcotic drugs and psychotropic substances in the society, and to give a deterre...

HC directs I/C Cyber Cell to register FIR against Facebook India Head & ors

21/02/2021
Jammu, Feb 20: Justice Dhiraj Singh Thakur of J&K High Court in a petition filed by Vivek Sagar directed Incharge Cyber Cell would register an FIR an...

Court awards life-imprisonment to husband & ors

19/02/2021
Jammu, Feb 18: 2nd Additional Sessions Judge Jammu Virender Singh Bhou today awarded life-impriosnment to husband Shakti Kumar and one Nisha Devi in ...

PIL seeking necessary directions under the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

DB closes PIL with hope that Govt shall ensure adherence to laws

17/02/2021
Srinagar, Feb 16: In a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) seeking necessary directions under the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act, so as to ensu...

DB seeks fresh ATR n PIL on deaf, dumb population of Paralkote

17/02/2021
Jammu, Feb 16: In a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) regarding difficulties of deaf and dumb population of Paralkote village in Poonch, A Division Be...

Accused involved in rape case levels allegations against Police Cops

CJM directs SSP Reasi to submit status report

14/02/2021
Jammu, Feb 13: During the course of jail visit at Sub Jail Reasi, applicant Mohd Ayub Ayan who is admittedly involved in FIR No. 81/2020 for offence ...

HC quashes PSA of three

13/02/2021
Jammu, Feb 12: The J&K High Court Srinagar Wing while hearing three different petitions, quashed the detention under PSA of three. Justice Sanjeev...

Entertainment

Photo Gallery

e Paper

BSE Sensex
NSE Nifty