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India, Japan are ‘natural partners’, Modi tells Indian community in Tokyo

24/05/2022
TOKYO, May 23: India and Japan are "natural partners" and Japanese investments have played an important role in India's development journey, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Monday as he underlined that the global community is witnessing an extraordinary scale and speed of infrastructure and capacity development in the country. Addressing the Indian community here on the first day of his two-day visit to Tokyo, Modi also said that India's relationship with Japan is one of strength, respect and common resolve for the world. "India and Japan are natural partners. Japan has played an important role in India's development journey, said Modi, who is visiting Tokyo at the invitation of his Japanese counterpart Fumio Kishida. Modi and Kishida will be holding bilateral talks here on Tuesday. Modi said that Japan is an important partner in building infrastructure and manufacturing capacity in India. He cited Mumbai-Ahmedabad High Speed Rail, Delhi-Mumbai Industrial Corridor, dedicated f...

India will work with partners to build ‘inclusive and flexible’ Indo-Pacific Economic Framework: Modi

24/05/2022
TOKYO, May 23: India on Monday joined a US-led initiative to set up an Indo-Pacific Economic Framework (IPEF) to bind partner countries to achieve co...

DB expresses displeasure over malfunctioning of Sonamarg Development authority

23/05/2022
SRINAGAR, May 23: A Division Bench of Jammu & Kashmir Srinagar Wing Comprising Chief Justice Pankaj Mithal and Justice Moksha Khajuria Kazmi, exp...

Family pension rules for missing central government employees relaxed: Dr Jitendra

23/05/2022
NEW DELHI, May 23: Union Minister Dr Jitendra Singh on Monday said family pension rules for missing central government employees have been relaxed, i...

Center sanctions Rs 12,000 cr package for revamping power infra in J&K: Gurjar

23/05/2022
SAMBA, May 23: Union Minister of State for Power and Heavy Industries, Krishan Pal Gurjar, as a part of central government's initiative of public out...

JCLs entitled to be released on bail, as a rule, notwithstanding gravity of the offence; bail can be denied only for the exceptions holds HC

Order of Sessions Judge cancelling bail set aside, order of JJB Kulgam upheld by HC

23/05/2022
SRINAGAR, May 23: Justice M.A Choudhary of High Court of J&K and Ladakh at Srinagar passed a significant order restoring Juvenile's bail order an...

Police nabs 5 hybrid terrorists of LeT, 3 were involved in killing of sarpanch last month

24/05/2022
SRINAGAR, May 23: The Jammu and Kashmir Police Monday said they have arrested five 'hybrid' terrorists of the proscribed Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) outfit...

No plans to disengage 'Rehbar-e-Khel', other employees: Govt

24/05/2022
SRINAGAR, May 23: Jammu and Kashmir government on Monday said it has no plans to disengage employees working under its ‘Rehbar-e-Khel’, ‘Rehbar-e-Jan...

Minor earthquake in Bandipora

24/05/2022
SRINAGAR, May 23: An earthquake of 3.4 magnitude on the Richter scale hit Jammu and Kashmir on Monday, but there were no reports of any damage, offic...

Govt replaces Sheikh Abdullah embossed on Police Medal with National Emblem

24/05/2022
SRINAGAR, May 23: The government of Jammu and Kashmir has ordered replacing Sher-i-Kashmir Sheikh Mohammad Abdullah, embossed on one side of the poli...

J&K records five fresh COVID cases

24/05/2022
JAMMU, May 23: Jammu and Kashmir on Monday recorded five fresh COVID-19 cases that took its tally to 4,54,204, while the death toll remained unchange...

Court again adjourns hearing in Satish Tikoo murder case

24/05/2022
SRINAGAR, May 23: A Srinagar court on Monday adjourned hearing, till June 7, in the murder case of Satish Tikoo, who was allegedly killed by Farooq A...

Civil judge terminated from service

24/05/2022
JAMMU, May 23: Jammu and Kashmir government on Monday terminated the services of a civil judge with immediate effect, an official order said. The or...

LG Sinha visits Kashmiri Pandits’ Sheikhpora camp

24/05/2022
SRINAGAR, May 23: Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha on Monday visited the Sheikhpora migrant camp where Kashmiri Pandit employees hav...

ACB traps and arrests Junior Assistant, Social Welfare Department

24/05/2022
SRINAGAR, May 23: Anti Corruption Bureau received a complaint alleging therein that Bashir Ahmad working as clerk in tehsil social welfare office, So...

Upper reaches of Gulmarg, Sonamarg receives fresh snowfall, plains lashed by rains

24/05/2022
SRINAGAR, May 23: Some higher reaches of Kashmir valley including Affarwat in Gulmarg received light fresh snowfall while plains were lashed by rains...

PM headed Inter-State Council reconstituted; Amit Shah chairman of standing committee

24/05/2022
NEW DELHI, May 23: The Inter-State Council, which works to promote and support cooperative federalism in the country, has been reconstituted with Pri...

Fire breaks out in Tote forest belt

23/05/2022
REASI, May 22: A fire broke out in the Tote forest belt in the Reasi district on Sunday. In another incident, a fire also broke out in the Margana f...

‘Jammu Express’ Umran Malik selected for T20Is vs SA

23/05/2022
NEW DELHI, May 22: Jammu and Kashmir pace sensation Umran Malik on Sunday earned an expected India call-up for the upcoming five-match T20 Internatio...

Umran always had self belief that he will make it big one day: Father Abdul Rashid

23/05/2022
JAMMU, May 22: Abdul Rashid was so overwhelmed that he was having difficulty in expressing his thoughts eloquently. It was a different Sunday evenin...

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 ...

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SC directs Trinamool Congress leader SK Supiyan to cooperate in probe

10/02/2022
New Delhi, Feb 9: The Supreme Court on Wednesday directed Trinamool Congress leader SK Supiyan, who was the election agent of Chief Minister Mamata B...

Delhi University to open from Feb 17; protesting students call off hunger strike

10/02/2022
New Delhi, Feb 9: Delhi University students on Wednesday called off their indefinite hunger strike after the announcement of the reopening of the var...

Delhi HC allows serving herbal hookah with restrictions

10/02/2022
New Delhi, Feb 9: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday allowed a cafe to serve herbal hookah with certain restrictions. The petitioner had challenged th...

Modi unveils hologram statue of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose at India Gate

24/01/2022
New Delhi, Jan 23: Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveiled the hologram statue of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose at India Gate here on Sunday. In order to...

Vedanta Aluminium, unaya Refining win ‘Gold’ for green technology partnership

21/01/2022
New Delhi, Jan 20: Vedanta Aluminium Business, India's largest producer of aluminium and value-added products and Runaya Refining, one of India's fas...

Martyred soldier’s wife becomes Army officer through sheer determination

21/11/2021
Chennai, Nov 21: It was the inspiring words of her mother that motivated a broken Jyoti Deepak Nainwal, the proud wife of martyred Naik Deepak Kumar ...

Centre developing infrastructure near farms for benefit of small, medium farmers: Tomar

03/09/2021
New Delhi, Sept 2: The Union Minister of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, Narendra Singh Tomar on Thursday said the central government is developing ...

Delhi HC notice to Centre on plea challenging appointment of NCISM Chairman

03/09/2021
New Delhi, Sept 2: The Delhi High Court on Thursday issued notice to the Centre and others on a petition challenging the appointment of the Chairman ...

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NEP-2020 a suitable platform to translate research, ideas and innovations into actions: Bhatnagar

24/05/2022
SRINAGAR, May 23: Advisor to Lieutenant Governor, Rajeev Rai Bhatnagar today remarked that NEP-2020 has created a suitable platform in universities a...

PSPS Govt PG College for Women celebrates Int’l Day for Biological Diversity

24/05/2022
JAMMU, May 23: NSS Units of Padma Shri Padma Sachdev Government PG College for Women Gandhi Nagar Jammu organised a two day event to celebrate "Inter...

2 days training programme on ‘Karmayogi Policepersons”

24/05/2022
Udhampur, May 23: 2 days training programme on "Karmayogi Police- custodians of society" which commenced in the Sher-i-Kashmir Police Academy Udhampu...

Congress seeks regularisation policy for all categories of contractual, temporary employees

24/05/2022
Jammu, May 23: Alleging that several anti-youth decisions have been taken by the UT administration post August 5, 2019 and the ruling BJP is behavi...

BJP holds Shakti Kendra Pramukh Sammelan at Samba

24/05/2022
SAMBA, May 23: Bharatiya Janata Party Jammu Kashmir held a Shakti Kendra Pramukh Sammelan of District Samba which was attended by Former Deputy CM Dr...

Ex-CAPFPWA urge Union Govt to fulfill pending demands on priority

24/05/2022
Jammu, May 23: Ex Central Armed Police Forces Paramilitary Welfare Association (Ex-CAPFPWA)) Punjab and J&K today held a joint meeting. Jalandhar Pre...

Nirmal, others listen to public grievances

24/05/2022
Jammu, May 23: Dr. Nirmal Singh, former Dy. Chief Minister accompanied by Rajeev Sharma, former MLA and Anuradha Charak, Vice-President, J&K BJP list...

Shrine Board staff pays homage to Amir Chand

24/05/2022
KATRA, May 23: The officers and staff of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board condoled the demise of Shri Amir Chand, Head Priest at the revered Mata ...

OP-ED News

A harbinger of good change

24/05/2022
Now that a responsible and experienced replacement for the unpopular and forcibly ousted Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa has been appointed, it is t...

Impact of climate change on decline in Animal populations- an ecosystem crisis

24/05/2022
The population of Giant honeybees, jackals, birds snakes and vulture have declined considerably due to ecological imbalances caused by destruction of...

Saving the Government expenses

23/05/2022
The Government feels this is the best way to tackle shortages and infuse the services with fresh blood at short intervals. The short tenure saves the...

Do you love a good cup of tea?

23/05/2022
Do you love a good cup of tea? 21st May is designated as International Tea Day. Tea is the most popular of all drinks in the modern civilized societ...

Celebrating world honeybee day

23/05/2022
“If the bee disappears from the surface of the earth, man would have no more than four years to live,"Albert Einstein is quoted as saying. Bees are t...

NGT deserves more attention

22/05/2022
National Green Tribunal (NGT) was established on 18th October 2010 under the NGT Act of 2010 as a specialized body for handling any environmental dis...

Add Cucumber to your summer skincare routine

22/05/2022
Cucumbers are one of the cheapest, easily available and best summer-friendly natural ingredients that helps the skin breathe and rejuvenate especiall...

Cultural diversity means that each person is unique

22/05/2022
We all know that cultural diversity is a driving force of development, not only with respect to economic growth, but also as a means of leading a mor...

Legal Section

DB upholds quashment of Premature retirement of I/C AEE

24/05/2022
Jammu, May 23: A Division Bench of Jammu & Kashmir Srinagar Wing Comprising Justice Ali Mohammad Magrey and Justice Puneet Gupta uphold the judgement...

Snail pace proceedings add to agony of litigants, tarnish image of Justice system

HC directs all District judges to take action, speedup justice delivery

22/05/2022
HIGH COURT OF JAMMU & KASHMIR AND LADAKH AT JAMMU OW104 No. 105/2013 IA No. 111/2013 Reserved on: 06.04.2022 Pronounced on: 12.05.2022 Mohd...

Court awards six months imprisonment in cheque bounce case

20/05/2022
JAMMU, May 19: Railway Magistrate Jam-mu RK Lalhal today awar-ded six months imprisonment and fine Rs 96000 to one Pawan Gupta in cheque bounce case ...

Petitioners can’t claim to be engage as casual labour as a matter of right, when the respondents do not require their services: HC

13/05/2022
Srinagar, May 12: Justice Sanjeev Kumar held that petitioners cannot, as a matter of right, claim to be engaged as casual labourers, more particularl...

Calling for status reports in applications under 156 (3) CrPC where cognizable offences are spelled is departure from law and wrong holds HC

12/05/2022
HIGH COURT OF JAMMU & KASHMIR AND LADAKH AT JAMMU CRM (M) No. 331/2022 CrlM No. 695/2022 Reserved on : 27.04.2022 Pronounced on : 04.05.2022 K...

DB directs Comm Secy Health to file affidavit regarding non-functional of Genetic Counseling Centre

12/05/2022
Jammu, May 11: A Division Bench Comprising Justice Dhiraj Singh Thakur and Justice Rahul Bharti directed Commissioner/ Secretary Health to file affid...

HC dismisss petition seeking direction to respondents not to proceed with e-tender of Udhampur-Srinagar-Baramulla rail link project

11/05/2022
Jammu, May 10: Justice Rajnesh Oswal of Jammu & Kasshmir and Ladakh High Court in a significant judgment dismissed the petition filed by BGE MFB JV s...

JKL High Court declares Rule 129 of BSF Rules ultra vires

Parliament cannot curtail the Fundamental Rights of the Armed Forces unless it is required to ensure proper discharge of their duties observes HC

05/05/2022
HIGH COURT OF JAMMU & KASHMIR AND LADAKH AT SRINAGAR Reserved on : 20.04.2022 Pronounced on : 28.04.2022 Rovinder Singh ...Petitioner(s) Throug...

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