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Modi urges all leaders to keep political differences aside for smooth functioning of the Parliament

#BJP will be at forefront of pro-people governance

17/06/2019
New Delhi, Jun 16: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday promised the citizens of the country to be at the forefront of 'pro-people governance,' facilitating legislation that manifests the spirit of 'Sabka Saath, SabkaVikas, Sabka Vishwas.’ After the conclusion of the BJP's parliamentary party meeting here, Modi tweeted: "BJP is grateful for the people's blessings. We assure our fellow Indians that we will be at the forefront of pro-people governance and facilitating legislation that manifests the spirit of 'SabkaSaath, SabkaVikas, SabkaVishwas.' Sharing pictures from the parliamentary party meet." Union Home Minister and BJP president Amit Shah, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, and Road Transport and Highways Minister NitinGadkari were among the party leaders, who attended the meeting. The parliamentary party executive committee meeting came close on the heels of an all-party meeting. The committee was reconstituted on Tuesday with Prime Minist...

ALL-PARTY MEET: Opposition demands debate on unemployment, farm distress

17/06/2019
NEW DELHI, Jun 16: A day before the budget session, an all-party meeting convened by the government was held Sunday in which the opposition demanded ...

Budding Panchayati Raj system will be ‘harbinger of change’ in J&K: Malik

17/06/2019
NEW DELHI, Jun 16: Governor Satya Pal Malik has said that the budding Panchayati Raj system will be the "harbinger of change" in the state as the emp...

Kashmiri Separatist leaders received funds from abroad, utilised them for personal gains: NIA

17/06/2019
NEW DELHI, Jun 16: The NIA has alleged that its probe into terror financing in Jammu and Kashmir has revealed that hardline separatist leaders receiv...

39.6 C in Jammu, 27.5 C in Srinagar

17/06/2019
JAMMU, Jun 16: Scorching heat continued to prevail here on Sunday, with the mercury recording 39.6 degrees Celsius, the meteorological department sai...

17th Lok Sabha’s first session from Monday; budget, triple talaq in focus

17/06/2019
NEW DELHI, Jun 16: The first session of the 17th LokSabha will commence from Monday during which the passage of the Union Budget and other key legisl...

Police smashes ‘governance infrastructure’ of militants inside jails

17/06/2019
SRINAGAR, Jun 16: The Jammu and Kashmir Police has busted 'Shuara-e-Zindan' (supreme council for jail), a term used by militants for governance insid...

Police officer injured in Anantnag terror attack dies at AIIMS

17/06/2019
NEW DELHI, Jun 16: Jammu and Kashmir Police inspector Arshad Ahmed Khan, who suffered injures in Wednesday's terrorist attack in Anantnag, died at th...

Need to have dialogue with ‘disgruntled’ youth of J&K: NC

17/06/2019
Srinagar, Jun 16: The National Conference (NC) said on Sunday that there was a need for having a dialogue with the "disgruntled" youth of Jammu and K...

Avenues to set up fertilizer storage facilities in J&K will be explored: Mandaviya

17/06/2019
New Delhi, Jun 16: Union Minister Mansukh Mandaviya Sunday said avenues will be explored to set up storage facility for fertilizers for creating buff...

Modi changed diplomatic and strategic narrative against terrorism: Jitendra

17/06/2019
JAMMU, Jun 16: Union Minister Dr Jitendra Singh said on Sunday that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has changed the diplomatic and strategic narrative a...

Minor girl among 3 injured in Pak shelling along LoC in Poonch

17/06/2019
Jammu, Jun 16: Three civilians, including an 11-year-old girl, were injured when the Pakistan Army shelled villages and forward posts during ceasefir...

Separatists say no threat to Amarnath Yatra

17/06/2019
SRINAGAR, Jun 16: As the revered Amarnath Yatra commences on July 1, Kashmiri separatists Sunday asserted there was no threat to the annual pilgrimag...

Israeli PM’s wife convicted of misusing state funds, fined around USD 2,800

17/06/2019
TEL AVIV (ISRAEL), Jun 16: Sara Netanyahu, the wife of Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, was on Sunday convicted of misusing state funds an...

BJP parliamentary party, NDA meetings held ahead of parliament session

17/06/2019
NEW DELHI, Jun 16: The BJP Sunday held its parliamentary party meet here with Prime Minister Narendra Modi assuring Indians that his government will ...

Cong needs ‘major surgery’, Rahul must quell infighting with 'iron hand': Moily

17/06/2019
NEW DELHI, Jun 16: Asserting that the Congress needs a "major surgery" in the wake of the LokSabha polls debacle, senior leader M VeerappaMoily says ...

Making India USD 5 trn economy challenging but surely achievable: Modi

16/06/2019
New Delhi, Jun 15: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Saturday said the goal of making India a USD 5 trillion economy by 2024 is challenging but surely ach...

4 youths who wanted to cross LoC to join militancy arrested

16/06/2019
Srinagar, Jun 15: Four youths, who wanted to cross the Line of Control (LoC) to join militant ranks, were taken into custody in Uri sector of Jammu a...

J&K bank case: ACB files FIR against Srinagar Dy Mayor

16/06/2019
Srinagar, Jun 15: The Anti-Corruption Bureau has registered a case against the city's Deputy Mayor Sheikh Imran and officials of the Jammu and Kashmi...

Gang of burglars busted in Srinagar, 5 held

16/06/2019
Srinagar, Jun 15: Five persons were arrested and stolen property worth lakhs of rupees recovered on Saturday after a gang of burglars was busted here...

World News

Indians, Chinese, other Asian countries reluctant to use public transport: Study

10/05/2019
NEW DELHI, MAY 9: People in India, China and other Asian countries are reluctant to use public transport, according to a study which urges urban plan...

Trump imposes fresh sanctions on Iran’s metal sectors, says revenues used to fund terrorism

10/05/2019
WASHNGTON, MAY 9: US President Donald Trump Wednesday imposed tougher-than-ever sanctions on Iran’s iron, steel, aluminum and copper sectors, a move ...

Refugees, asylum seekers harassed in Sri Lanka after Easter Sunday blasts

29/04/2019
Colombo, Apr 28: Nearly 1,600 refugees from about 15 countries, mostly from Pakistan, are facing threats and have been attacked in Sri Lanka followin...

Trump denies wrongdoing, slams Cohen ‘stories’ on hush payments

24/08/2018
Washington, Aug 23: Donald Trump has insisted he did nothing wrong after his longtime attorney implicated him in illicit hush payments made before th...

UK plans to adopt EU rules in case of no-deal Brexit

24/08/2018
London, Aug 23: Britain's Brexit secretary said today that London will take unilateral action and respect EU rules in some sectors to keep trade flow...

Russia, China block US bid to slap N Korea sanctions

11/08/2018
United States, Aug 10: Russia and China have blocked a US request to add a Russian bank to a UN sanctions blacklist along with a North Korean officia...

Melania’s parents become US citizens through “chain migration” programme

11/08/2018
New York, Aug 10: US First Lady Melania Trump's Slovenian parents have become American citizens after taking the citizenship oath during a ceremony h...

Pakistani authorities blacklist Sharif’s sons, block passports

09/08/2018
Islamabad, Aug 8: Pakistan's deposed prime minister Nawaz Sharif's sons Hassan and Hussain have been placed on the blacklist by the authorities, barr...

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29 journalists conferred with Matri Shree Media Awards

17/06/2019
New Delhi, Jun 16: Twenty-nine journalists from print and electronic media were Sunday felicitated with Matri Shree Media Awards for their contributi...

Hospitals in Delhi to join IMA’s strike call on Monday

17/06/2019
New Delhi, Jun 16: Healthcare services at several government and private hospitals in the national capital are likely to take a hit on Monday as scor...

IGNOU launches certificate programme in yoga

17/06/2019
New Delhi, Jun 16: The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) has launched a certificate programme in yoga that would commence from July sess...

2 arrested in separate cases of robbery in Delhi

17/06/2019
New Delhi, Jun 16: The Delhi Police Crime Branch has arrested two men in separate cases for allegedly robbing people in the national capital, officia...

3 held for robbing man in Delhi

17/06/2019
New Delhi, Jun 16: Three alleged members of the Gala Ghotu Gang were arrested on charges of robbery in the national capital, police said Sunday. The ...

Doctors turn down Mamata’s appeal to return to duty

16/06/2019
Kolkata, Jun 15: Agitating junior doctors Saturday turned down Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's appeal to end their stir and resume duty, saying ther...

TN police official tries to disperse mob, attacked

16/06/2019
Theni (TN) Jun 15: District Superintendent of Police V Baskaran was injured after a crowd threw stones him when he tried to hold peace talks and disp...

Bus, truck collide, catch fire; over 25 injured

16/06/2019
Kollam(Ker), Jun 15: Over 25 people sustained injuries after a state-run KSRTCbus collided with a concrete-mixer truck and caught fire on the nationa...

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One-day training, Capacity building Programme on empowerment of senior citizens

Judiciary for more welfare initiatives, better environment for Senior Citizens

17/06/2019
SRINAGAR, Jun 16: Justice Sanjay Kumar Gupta, Judge Jammu and Kashmir High Court today said that Judiciary is committed to protect the rights and wel...

Natrang stages Hindi play ‘Sarkari Daftar Ka Ek Din’

17/06/2019
JAMMU, Jun 16: Natrang presented 'Sarkari Daftar Ka Ek Din', a play in Hindi in its weekly theatre series, Sunday Theatre today at its Studio Theatre...

Police works out burglary case, gang of thieves arrested

17/06/2019
Jammu, Jun 16: District Police Samba has solved a burglary case registered at P/S Samba with the arrest of three thieves and recovered the stolen ite...

Linking employers to skilled youth first charge of Employment Exchanges: Ganai

17/06/2019
SRINAGAR, Jun 16: Advisor to the Governor, Mr. Khurshid Ahmed Ganai, today urged the Employment Department to provide all assistance to unemployed ed...

Charak Biradhri felicitates Amisha

17/06/2019
JAMMU, Jun 16: In an impressive function organised to honour the outstanding young students, Charak Biradhri Bhawan today felicitated Amisha Charak f...

BJP adopts Political Resolution in State Working Committee Meeting

17/06/2019
JAMMU, Jun 16: J&K BJP adopted its political resolution after lengthy and threadbare discussions in its state working committee meeting on Sunday. Pa...

Narcotic powder recovered, one detained

17/06/2019
Jammu Jun 16: J&K Police in Rajouri district arrested drug smuggler who was smuggling the 29 rolls (Challis) of alleged narcotics powder in a vehicl...

Aghar Jitto mela at Katra inaugurated

17/06/2019
KATRA, Jun 16: Deputy Commissioner Reasi, Indu Kanwal Chib today inaugurated annual 3-day Aghar Jitto mela which begin with great religious fervour a...

OP-ED News

Healthcare in rural areas

17/06/2019
Keeping in view the shortage of doctors in rural areas of the State, the Health and Medical Education Department initiated an exercise last year to f...

Reservation benefits of Kashmiri migrants

16/06/2019
In a controversial order, the State Government few days back allowed reservation benefits of Backward Areas and Line of Control (LoC) to all Kashmiri...

Furnishing monthly progress reports

15/06/2019
Governor's Secretariat has taken serious note of dilly-dallying approach of almost all the departments in furnishing monthly progress reports on majo...

Ban on casual appointments

14/06/2019
In a major decision, the State Government few days back imposed complete ban on engagement of casual, seasonal, adhoc, contractual, need based and da...

Rare opportunity shouldn’t be missed

13/06/2019
State Administrative Council (SAC) has given approval to the Power Development Department for seeking alternate coal block from the Union Coal Minist...

Relaxing rules to end adhocism

12/06/2019
In order to bring an end to the adhocism at the top level in the State bureaucracy, the Government has made up its mind to relax rules in consultatio...

Ordering one after another inquiry

11/06/2019
In the much publicised case of selling Kahcharai land and allowing illegal constructions on the same, the accused officials have remained unpunished ...

No matching response

10/06/2019
Instead of giving matching response to the fast spreading menace, the Government is soft-paddling on the implementation of the Drug De-addiction Poli...

Legal Section

HC directs respondents to treat petitioner notionally appointed as Lecturer GMC Srinagar from 2011

09/06/2019
JAMMU, JUNE 8: In a petition filed by Dr. Javed Ahmed Chachu challeneging the order of PSC whereby the claim of the petitioner was rejected. ...

Disposal of grievances during Governor's Rule

08/06/2019
SRINAGAR, JUNE 7: Since the imposition of Governor's Rule, during 20th June 2018 - 7th June 2019, the Grievance Cell (including Governor's Secretari...

HC suspends sentence of Ex-VC & Registrar, grants bail

07/06/2019
JAMMU, JUNE 6: Justice Tashi Rabstan of J&K High Court today supended sentence and granted bail to Dr. Nagendra Sharma the then Vice Chancellor SKUA...

Court acquits juvenile in attempt to rape with minor

05/06/2019
JAMMU, JUNE 4: 2nd Additional Sessions Judge Srinagar Tahir Khurshid Raina while acquitting juvenile in attempt to rape with minor case, observed th...

Petition seeking transfer of FIR regarding alleged purchase of 300 crore property on Fake PRC

HC directs IO to remain present on next date of hearing

04/06/2019
Jammu, June 3:In a petition filed by Ex-MLA Baldev Sharma seeking direction to transfer the investigation and all other proceedings in relation to th...

HC restrains PSC from filling-up 19 posts of AE

02/06/2019
JAMMU, JUNE 1: In a petition filed by Ashish Sharma & Ors seeking quashment of the Notification No. 07-PSC (DR-P) of 2019 dated 26-04-2019 issued by ...

Non-Compliance of judgment

HC issues bailable warrants of Com/Secy Forest Dept

01/06/2019
Jammu, Jun 1: In a contempt petition filed by Gh. Hassan & Ors who are daiy rated workers in Forest Dept seeking implementation of Court directon whe...

Non-Compliance of judgment

HC issues bailable warrants of Com/Secy Forest Dept

01/06/2019
Jammu, Jun 1: In a contempt petition filed by Gh. Hassan & Ors who are daiy rated workers in Forest Dept seeking implementation of Court directon whe...

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