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Intel warns of possible Pakistani BAT ‘action’ on security forces in J&K

12/07/2020
NEW DELHI, Jul 11: Security forces at India-Pakistan border have been put on high alert after an intelligence input revealed that terrorists are trying to sneak into Jammu and Kashmir to carry out 'action'. According to the input, "There is likely presence of armed terrorists in Bhimber Gali and Naushera sectors with an intention to infiltrate to carry out BAT (Border Action Team) action." Sources in intelligence agencies have told ANI that input has been shared with forces and Border Security Force (BSF) to keep a close watch on activities in these areas. Forces suspect that the BAT of Pakistan Army is facilitating terrorists to carry out action soon. There have been movements of terrorists towards the Indian side. Pakistan's BAT consists of its army commandos and terrorists belonging to various terror outfits like Jaish-e-Mohammad, Lashkar-e-Tayyaba etc. BAT has started targeting civilians as well. In January, the group killed a civilian identified as Mohammad Aslam whose hea...

India, China have agreed to disengagement, de-escalation process, it is work in progress: Jaishankar

12/07/2020
NEW DELHI, Jul 11: External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Saturday said that India and China have agreed to disengagement along the LAC in E...

Terrorists ‘on the run’ in J&K: Jitendra

12/07/2020
NEW DELHI, Jul 11: Union Minister Jitendra Singh on Saturday said terrorists are on the run in Kashmir and are faced with a "hot chase" by security f...

Army foils infiltration attempt along LoC; 2 MILITANTS KILLED

12/07/2020
SRINAGAR, Jul 11: Two militants were Saturday killed as an infiltration bid along the Line of Control (LoC) in Naugam sector was foiled, even as ...

COVID-19 tally crosses 10,000-mark: 87 fresh cases from Jammu, 181 from Kashmir

Ustad Mohalla declared containment/red zone; Lockdown imposed

12/07/2020
JAMMU, Jul 11: Jammu and Kashmir's COVID-19 tally crossed the 10,000-mark on Saturday with 268 fresh infections, while the death toll climbed to ...

Court restrains Basant Rath from posting ‘defamatory’, ‘derogatory’ remarks

12/07/2020
JAMMU, Jul 11: 2nd Additional Munsiff Jammu Jeewan Kumar Sharma today restrain Inpsector General of Police Basant Rath not to publish any post or...

Priority is close monitoring, guiding containment work in areas with high infection rate: Modi

12/07/2020
NEW DELHI, Jul 11: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday appreciated the efforts of the Centre, state and the local authorities in containing the ...

Jammu-Srinagar widening project likely to be completed by end of next year

12/07/2020
JAMMU, Jul 11: The widening of the Jammu-Srinagar national highway, the only all-weather road linking Kashmir with the rest of the country, would be ...

Amitabh Bachchan tests COVID-19 positive, hospitalised

12/07/2020
MUMBAI, Jul 11: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan on Saturday said he has tested positive for COVID-19 and admitted in the isolation ward of a city hospital....

Emirates announces repatriation flights to India

12/07/2020
DUBAI, Jul 11: Emirates will be operating special repatriation flights to five Indian cities between July 12 and 26 to assist stranded Indians to rea...

SC allows email, fax, instant messaging apps like ‘WhatsApp’ for service of notices, summons

11/07/2020
NEW DELHI, Jul 10: The Supreme Court on Friday decided to use technology more in judicial proceedings keeping in mind the prevailing COVID-19 situati...

Pak shells border areas in Nowshera sector, Army jawan martyred

11/07/2020
JAMMU, Jul 10: A 36-year old Army personnel was killed in a ceasefire violation by the Pakistan Army along the Line of Control (LoC) in Rajouri distr...

387 fresh cases, 5 more deaths

11/07/2020
JAMMU, Jul 10: Jammu and Kashmir on Friday recorded 387 fresh COVID-19 cases, taking the total number of coronavirus infected people in the union...

Amarnath Yatra amid COVID-19: HC grants time for filing report regarding holding yatra

11/07/2020
JAMMU, Jul 10: Division Bench of J&K High Court Comprising Chief Justice Gita Mittal and Justice Sanjay Dhar directed to AAG Aseem Sawhney to fil...

LeT militant arrested in Bandipora

11/07/2020
SRINAGAR, Jul 10: Security forces arrested a Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) militant from Bandipora district and recovered ammunition from his possession, pol...

SMC Mayor election to be held on July 14

11/07/2020
SRINAGAR, Jul 10: The election for the Mayor of the Srinagar Municipal Corporation (SMC) will be held on July 14, officials said on Friday. The secr...

Perpetrators of heinous terror attacks continue to enjoy ‘state hospitality’ in Pak: India at UN

11/07/2020
UNITED NATIONS, Jul 10: India has slammed Pakistan for not acting on the concrete evidences shared by it on several terrorist attacks, including ...

J&K aiming to provide tap water to all households by March 2022

UNION MINISTER JAL SHAKTI, LT GOVERNOR REVIEW IMPLEMENTATION OF JAL JEEVAN MISSION

11/07/2020
SRINAGAR, Jul 10: Gajendra Singh Shekhawat, Union Minister for Jal Shakti and Lieutenant Governor, Girish Chandra Murmu today reviewed the implem...

India most attractive global market for clean energy: Modi

11/07/2020
REWA, Jul 10: India has emerged as the most attractive global market for clean energy, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Friday. Launching a 750 ...

Boeing completes delivery of 37 military helicopters to India

11/07/2020
NEW DELHI, Jul 10: In the midst of India’s tense border standoff with China, US aerospace major Boeing delivered the final five of the 22 Apache atta...

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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 ...

US will consider rejoining WHO if it ends corruption, reliance on China: White House

02/06/2020
WASHINGTON, JUNE 1: The US will consider rejoining the World Health Organization if it ends corruption and reliance on China, the White House has sa...

Coronavirus cases worldwide cross 6.2 million mark; death toll at 3,73,848

02/06/2020
WASHINGTON, JUNE 1: Coronavirus cases have crossed 6.2 million mark worldwide, taking positive patients toll to 6,262,422 with 3,73,848 deaths while ...

China fires a salvo of criticism at US on HK, protests, wanting to quit WHO

02/06/2020
CHINA, JUNE 1: China on Monday fired a salvo of criticism against the US, threatening Washington with “firm countermeasures” if it harms Chinese int...

Trump postpones G7 summit, wants to expand it to G10 or G11, including India

01/06/2020
WASHINGTON, May 31: US President Donald Trump has postponed the G7 Summit till September and expressed his desire to expand the "outdated" bloc to G1...

Pak diplomat accused of trafficking sets up diplomatic row with Zimbabwe: Report

29/05/2020
NEW DELHI, MAY 28: Pakistan-origin businessman settled in Zimbabwe has accused Harare-based Pak embassy staffers of running a human trafficking rack...

Wall Street up as recovery hopes overshadow coronavirus worries

27/05/2020
MUMBAI, MAY 26: Stocks surged on Wall Street in morning trading Tuesday, driving the S&P 500 to its highest level in nearly three months, as hopes fo...

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75 Pakistanis stranded in India due to Covid-19 return home via Wagah-Attari crossing

10/07/2020
NEW DELHI, JULY 9: Pakistan on Thursday repatriated 75 of its nationals who were stranded in India due to the Covid-19 pandemic through the Wagah-Att...

In response to NGO’s plea to transfer funds, Centre defends PM Cares before SC

10/07/2020
NEW DELHI, JULY 9: Creation of funds like the PM Cares Fund is not barred by the existence of other statutory funds like the National Disaster Respon...

Incredibly aggressive action, says Mike Pompeo on China’s moves in Ladakh

09/07/2020
NEW DELHI, JULY 8: China’s “incredibly aggressive action” along the border with India should not be seen in isolation but in a larger context where X...

Covid-19: Darjeeling bans tourists, complete lockdown in parts of Siliguri

09/07/2020
NEW DELHI, JULY 8: With Covid-19 cases on the rise in north Bengal, the administration in Darjeeling district on Wednesday banned the entry of touris...

Bengal teacher dies of Covid-19, wife jumps before train with two minor daughters

08/07/2020
NEW DELHI, JULY 7: A woman in Bengal’s Siliguri town tried to commit suicide by jumping before a train with her two minor daughters, hours after her ...

Jyotiraditya Scindia says PM Modi gave a befitting reply to China

08/07/2020
NEW DELHI, JULY 7: Senior BJP leader and Rajya Sabha member Jyotiraditya Scindia on Tuesday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s tough stance on LAC?...

Harsh Vardhan claims India’s Covid 19 graph has plateaued due to government’s strategy

08/07/2020
NEW DELHI, JULY 7: Union health minister Harash Vardhan claimed on Tuesday that India’s “preemptive, proactive and graded approach” ensured a “plat...

Gadkari seeks forest clearance for infra projects, nudges ministries

08/07/2020
NEW DELHI, JULY 7: Union minister Nitin Gadkari on Tuesday chaired a meeting of the ‘group on infrastructure’ with railway minister Piyush Goyal an...

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Active public participation key to achieving the goals of development: Lt Governor

12/07/2020
SRINAGAR, Jul 11: Lieutenant Governor, Girish Chandra Murmu today stressed on active public participation for achieving the goals of holistic develop...

JMC senitizes Ustad Mohalla

12/07/2020
JAMMU, Jul 11: Jammu Municipal Corporation (JMC) on Saturday sanitize whole word-9, Ustad Mohalla, Jammu, after receive three coronavirus positive ca...

Priority of BJP is to deliver good governance at door steps: Kavinder

12/07/2020
JAMMU, Jul 11: On the request of the inhabitants Former Deputy Chief Minister & senior BP leader, Kavinder Gupta along with Vinay Kumar Gupta- BJP Di...

Advisor Bhatnagar chairs COVID-19 review meet

12/07/2020
SRINAGAR, Jul 11: Advisor to Lieutenant Governor, Rajeev Rai Bhatnagar, today emphasized the need of aggressive testing of co-morbid persons, red zo...

Events held to mark launch of Scheme One Nation One Ration Card

12/07/2020
JAMMU, Jul 11: Department of Food Civil Supplies & Consumer Affairs (FCS&CA), Jammu rolled out 'One Nation One Ration Card Scheme' by holding launchi...

Director RDD Jammu inspects development works

12/07/2020
JAMMU, Jul 11: Director Rural Development, Jammu Sudershan Kumar today inspected developmental works in various Panchayats of Block Dansal of distri...

Bhalla asks Govt to ensure adequate availability and strict adherence to power cut schedule

12/07/2020
JAMMU, Jul 11: People in Jammu city and other adjoining rural areas experiencing harsh summer days are suffering badly in view of the worst kind of ...

GGF, IMS organise relief camp

12/07/2020
JAMMU, Jul 11: Gandhi Global Family J&K in collaboration with Directorate of Indian Systems of Medicines J&K organised 21st medical camp at Panchayat...

OP-ED News

The controversial encounter

11/07/2020
Eventually, Vikas Dubey was killed by the police in Kanpur. Anyway, every criminal must get a fair punishment for his crime. But these punishments sh...

Privatization of Indian Railways

10/07/2020
Indian Railways has been playing a lifeline for most of the country's population. The unusual increase in fares compared to facilities after going in...

Wular Lake needs attention

09/07/2020
Wular Lake is one of the largest fresh-water lakes in Asia, has already shrunk alarmingly mainly due to the negligence of the authorities concerned. ...

Appointment of Ombudsman for ULBs

08/07/2020
In the month of March last year that the Government had appointed Ombudsman for the Panchayats but no such step in respect of Urban Local Bodies was ...

Violating MGNREGA Operational Guidelines

07/07/2020
The independent Social Audit Unit was entrusted with the responsibility of ensuring that an audit is conducted in every Gram Panchayat twice a year a...

Life insurance cover at the grass root level

06/07/2020
The demand about life insurance cover was projected by a delegation of Sarpanches and Panches before the Union Home Minister Amit Shah in the month o...

A white elephant

05/07/2020
The project titled Modernization of General Bus Stand and Development of Multi-Level Car Parking-cum-Commercial Complex was started by the Jammu Deve...

Up-gradation of Municipal Committees

04/07/2020
In order to strengthen the Urban Local Bodies, the Administrative Council headed by Lieutenant Governor Girish Chandra Murmu had accorded approval fo...

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Violation of Prohibitory orders under Section 144 CrPC

Judge Small Causes acquits all accused, dismisses charge sheets

11/07/2020
Srinagar, JulY 10: In a significant order, Court of Judge Small Causes, Srinagar, headed by Yahaya Firdous has dismissed various charge sheets filed ...

Reasi Court rejects bail in Gang Rape case

09/07/2020
JAMMU, JULY 8: Principal Sessions Judge Reasi Kamlesh Pandit rejected the pre-arrested bail applications of four namely Shah Din, Tariq Ahmed, Nasir ...

Court rejects bail of alleged narco smuggler

27/06/2020
Jammu, JUNE 26: Principal Sessions Judge Kamlesh Pandit today rejected the bail application of OM Parkash from whose police recovered Poppy Straw on ...

CJM Samba awards 1 years imprisonment in attack case

25/06/2020
JAMMU, Jun 24: CJM Samba Ajay Kumar Gupta today awarded one and half years imprisonment and fine Rs 9000 in attack case to Kasturi Lai S/O Bua Ditta ...

District Court Jammu distributes relief materials

21/06/2020
JAMMU, Jun 20: An initiative was taken by the District Judiciary, Jammu under the stewardship of Sanjeev Gupta, Principal District & Sessions Judge, ...

Duping of 900 Depositors in Rajouri by illegal Hablas-e-Commerce Pvt. Ltd.

18/06/2020
JAMMU, JUNE 17: In a significant order Justice Puneet Gupta of Jammu and Kashmir High Court (Jammu Wing) has rejected the bail application of a prim...

Invitation of Fresh Panel for Wardens/Asstt. Wardens in G&B Hostels challenged in CATCAT admits Application, issues Notice to Secys. GAD, Edu. & Ors

16/06/2020
JAMMU, JUNE 15: The Jammu Bench of Central Administrative Tribunal (CAT) comprising Member Administrative Bhagwan Sahai and Member Judicial Rakesh...

Court rejects bail of five in attempt to murder case

14/06/2020
JAMMU, JUNE 13: A local court rejected the bail applications of five namely Deepak Kumar, Sanjay Vaid, Rinku Sharma, Bablu Sharma and Ajay Kumar who...

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