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Modi thanks JK people

21/10/2018
New Delhi, Oct 20: As BJP performed well in the Jammu and Kashmir local body elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Saturday said his party will work hard to fulfil the aspirations of the people. "I thank the people of Jammu and Kashmir for their support to the @BJP4JnK in the urban local body elections," he tweeted. He assured the people of the state that BJP will work hard to fulfil the aspirations of the state's youth and "serve the state with utmost diligence." Modi also hailed the BJP's state unit. " I am glad that they reached out to every section of society and explained the Party's development agenda," he said in another tweet. The BJP swept the Jammu Municipal Corporation (JMC) elections and made some advances in Kashmir, by winning 100 wards in the valley, in the four-phased Urban Local Bodies elections in the state that were marred by boycott by the NC and PDP. Independents Saturday emerged as the single largest group in the elections in Kashmir by winning 178 wa...

BJP wins 43 out of 75 seats in JMC elections

#Independents emerge single-largest group in Kashmir, Muslim-dominated districts of Jammu

21/10/2018
Jammu, Oct 20: The BharatiyaJanata Party (BJP) on Saturday emerged as a clear winner in the Jammu Municipal Corporation (JMC) elections with 43 seats...

BJP has earned people’s trust: Shah

21/10/2018
New Delhi, Oct 20: BJP president Amit Shah said Saturday his party had earned the trust of people in Jammu and Kashmir with its "impressive" show in ...

Chief Justice inaugurates training programme for Presiding Officers, Medicos

‘Doctors have important role in ensuring justice to victims of sexual, domestic abuse’

21/10/2018
SRINAGAR, Oct 20: Highlighting the significance of a doctor acting as the first responder to the victim of domestic or sexual violence, the Chief Jus...

Advocate General, Law Secretary review ongoing work at AG office

21/10/2018
JAMMU, Oct 20: Advocate General D C Raina and Law Secretary, Abdul Majid Bhat today reviewed the pace of ongoing work of Advocate General's Office at...

Commercial Taxes Deptt, Jammu tightens noose against Non-Filers of GST Returns

Premises of 7 Service providers, 3 traders inspected; Rs 129.97 lakhs tax realized

21/10/2018
JAMMU, Oct 20: A teams of Commercial Taxes Department conducted surprise inspections at 6 hotel premises 3 each in Jammu and Katra, 1 fitness centre ...

Massive landslide blocks Jammu-Srinagar highway

21/10/2018
BANIHAL/JAMMU, Oct 20: A massive landslide on Saturday blocked the Jammu-Srinagar national highway near Ramban district, leaving a number of vehicles...

Amritsar tragedy: Railways to launch massive anti-trespassing drive, budget to be ‘no constraint’

21/10/2018
NEW DELHI, Oct 20: The railways will launch a massive drive against trespassing on tracks across its network, Chairman Railway Board AshwaniLohani sa...

Encounter in Pulwama

21/10/2018
SRINAGAR, Oct 20: An encounter broke out between militants and security forces in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday, police said. Ba...

Ready to join hands with ‘ecular minded’ candidates in SMC: JKPCC

21/10/2018
Srinagar, Oct 20: Jammu and Kashmir Pradesh Congress Committee (JKPCC) Saturday said the party was ready to join hands with "secular-minded" winning ...

40 of those killed in Amritsar mishap identified, 36 bodies cremated

21/10/2018
AMRITSAR, Oct 20: Forty of the 59 people killed in the train accident near here have been identified so far and the bodies of 36 of were cremated, of...

Burning Ravana effigy, firecrackers, festive euphoria made people oblivious to approaching train

21/10/2018
Amritsar, Oct 20: A burning effigy of Ravana, bursting of firecrackers and festive euphoria made Dussehra revellers oblivious to the train approachin...

NIA arrests absconder in 2016 Nagrota army camp attack case

21/10/2018
New Delhi, Oct 20: The National Investigation Agency has arrested a man wanted in the 2016 attack on an army camp in Jammu's Nagrota when he was alle...

Rahul promises farm loan waiver in Telangana, accuses Modi, KCR of making false promises

21/10/2018
Bhainsa (Telangana), Oct 20: Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday promised farm loan waiver of up to Rs two lakh at one go if his party wins i...

India took steps to disrupt terror activities, will not hesitate to do so again: Sitharaman

21/10/2018
New Delhi/ Singapore, Oct 20: India has exhibited measures to disrupt and deter the activities of terror groups and their patrons and would not hesit...

52 dead as train runs over Dussehra revellers in Amritsar

20/10/2018
Amritsar (Pb), Oct 19: At least 52 people were killed and 72 injured Friday evening after a crowd of Dussehra revellers that had spilled onto railway...

Counting of votes for civic body polls

20/10/2018
Srinagar, Oct 19: The stage is set for the final leg of urban local body elections in Jammu and Kashmir as the counting of votes for the 52 civic bod...

India’s decision to buy S-400 missile system will further destabilise region: Pak

20/10/2018
Islamabad, Oct 19: Pakistan said on Friday that India's decision to buy S-400 missile defence system from Russia will further destabilise stability i...

2 militants killed in shootout in Baramulla

20/10/2018
Srinagar, Oct 19: Two unidentified militants were killed Friday in a shootout with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district, police ...

Militants hurl grenades at Army camp

20/10/2018
Srinagar, Oct 19: Militants attacked an Army camp in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday, a police official said. The militants fired UB...

World News

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...

US Navy veteran gets three life sentences for killing Indian engineer

09/08/2018
New York, Aug 8: A US Navy veteran has been sentenced to three consecutive life sentences on hate crime charges for killing Indian engineer Srinivas ...

Hope all countries cooperate with Human Rights Council: UN official

25/06/2018
United Nations: A UN official has hoped that all countries would cooperate with the UN's human rights body and give access to human rights rapporteur...

Chechen strongman makes Egypt’s Salah honorary citizen

24/06/2018
Moscow: After his team crashed out of the World Cup, Egypt's star player Mohamed Salah has won a consolation prize in the form of honorary citizenshi...

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Police foils loot bid in Greater Noida, 2 arrested

21/10/2018
Noida (UP), Oct 20: The Gautam Buddh Nagar police on Saturday claimed to have thwarted a major robbery attempt at a fuel station in Greater Noida aft...

Xiaomi starts local manufacturing of Mi LED TVs in India

10/10/2018
NEW DELHI, OCT 9:Xia omi, India's number 1 smartphone brand today announced local manufacturing of Mi LED TVs. Taking another step towards its commit...

Woman’s body found near vacant house in Delhi

07/10/2018
New Delhi, Oct 6: The body of a 42-year-old woman was found near a vacant house in Shahdara's Vivek Vihar area on Saturday, police said. The decease...

Woman kills ex-lover with boyfriend’s help: Police

02/10/2018
New Delhi, Oct 1: A married woman along with her boyfriend was arrested for allegedly killing a man who was pursuing her even after they had a break-...

Rupani joins cleanliness campaign at civic hospital

17/09/2018
Ahmedabad, Sep 16: Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani Sunday picked up a broom and cleaned a portion of a civic body-run here as part of the Centre'...

Amarinder to hold rally in Badal’s home turf Lambi

17/09/2018
Chandigarh, Sep 16: Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh will hold a rally in Lambi, the home turf of Parkash Singh Badal, to challenge his predeces...

3 Manimahesh pilgrims die in HP’s Chamba

17/09/2018
Shimla, Sep 16: Three pilgrims died Sunday during Manimahesh Yatra in separate incidents in Himachal Pradesh's Chamba district, police said. They di...

BSP panchayat member from UP shot dead in Delhi

03/09/2018
New Delhi, Sep 3: A 35-year-old BSP panchayat member from Uttar Pradesh was shot dead allegedly by two unidentified men in southeast Delhi's Batla Ho...

Local

JKHCBA holds condolence meet

21/10/2018
JAMMU, OCT 20: J&K High Court Bar Association, Jammu, held a condolence meeting in the J&K High Court at Jammu on 20th day of October, 2018, to cond...

DC Doda reviews preparedness for Panchayat Polls

21/10/2018
DODA, OCT 20: District Election Officer Doda Anshul Garg reviewed preparedness for Panchayat elections in the district regarding basic facilities at ...

SVO challans Revenue officials

21/10/2018
SRINAGAR, OCT 20: State Vigilance Organiza tion (SVO) today produced challan against Revenue Department officials for fraudulently paying compensati...

Army organised Interaction with Madarasa going children

21/10/2018
JAMMU, OCT 20: With a view to foster and reinforce the spirit of communal harmony, Indian Army organised an interaction with Madrassa going children ...

CRPF remembered its martyrs

21/10/2018
JAMMU, OCT 20: As is known to all of us that Police Forces celebrate "Police Commemoration Day" on 21 October every year. It is celebrated in the me...

Saurabh Bhagat reviews functioning of JKBOCW Welfare Board

21/10/2018
SRINAGAR, OCT 20: Commissioner Secretary Labour and Employment, Saurabh Bhagat, made his maiden visit to the Office of CEO/Secretary, J&K Building an...

Heritage connects youth with their roots: Nirupama Kotru

21/10/2018
SRINAGAR, OCT 20: Stressing for involving local communities in the preservation of art, culture and heritage, Joint Secretary Ministry of Culture, Go...

NCC Cadets of Gujarat Reach Jammu

21/10/2018
JAMMU, OCT 20: Ek Bharat Shrethta Bharat (EBSB) Camp commenced at NCC Camping Ground Nagrota which is being organised by NCC Group HQ Jammu under t...

OP-ED News

Ramban Trauma Care Centre crying for Govt’s care

21/10/2018
Unbelievable it may sound but it is a fact that Trauma Care Centre at Ramban, which was constructed with the sole objective of providing timely care ...

Absolute non-seriousness

20/10/2018
Establishing that much-hyped Shiv Khori Passenger Ropeway Project is not a priority for the Government anymore, nobody from the administration was de...

Taking cadre control of PD&MD

19/10/2018
High Court stayed the Government Order No.407-FD dated September 20, 2018 and directed that till next date of hearing the cadre controlling authority...

Redefining jurisdiction

18/10/2018
Despite being aware of the fact that vast population in the districts created 11 years back is facing numerous problems; the Government is sleeping o...

Empowering Panchayats

17/10/2018
For the first time in the history of Jammu and Kashmir, the Panchayati Raj Institutions have been really empowered with the State Government today as...

No urgency in setting up Eye Bank

16/10/2018
Notwithstanding repeated directions from the State High Court, the Government is showing no urgency in making functional much needed Eye Bank in Jamm...

Major terror funding network

15/10/2018
The National Investigating Agency (NIA) has come across a major terror funding network , which was being operated from Lahore Headquarters of Jamat-u...

A major crackdown

14/10/2018
In a major crackdown launched against Al Qaeda linked Zakir Moosa’s modules spread across three States of Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab and New Delhi, Po...

Legal Section

Court awards lifer to killer of wife and other

21/10/2018
JAMMU, Oct 20: 1st Additional Sessions Judge Jammu Mohan Singh Parihar today awarded life-imprisonment to Kuldeep Raj who murder his wife and Ramesh ...

Court rejects bail in POSCO ACT

20/10/2018
JAMMU, OCT 19: Prin cipal Sessions Judge Jammu Vinod Chatterji Koul rejected the bail application of Durga Krishan who was allegedly involved in POS...

Gulmarg Land Scam

HC quashes trial court order and directs trial court to hear arguments on charge/discharge

18/10/2018
JAMMU, OCT 18: In a significant order Justice M.K. Hanjura of Jammu and Kashmir High Court (Srinagar Wing) has allowed the revision petition filed by...

Court rejects bail of husband and father-in-law in dowry death case

18/10/2018
JAMMU, Oct 17: CJM Jammu Ashwani Sharma rejected the bail application of Himank Dhar husband and Preduman Krishan Dhar father-in-law Shailly Dhar all...

HC stays order of repatriation of three docs

16/10/2018
JAMMU, OCT 15: State High Court stayed the Govt order No 554-HME 2018 qua to the petitioner whereby Govt order repartration of three doctors from Ja...

HC directives in Safai Karacharies election

14/10/2018
JAMMU, OCT 13: In a petition filed by Akhil Bhartiya Safai Mazdoor Sangh seeking quashment of notification No. JMC/RO/CSKCE/2018/02-05 dated 03.10....

DB issues notices to Registrar General HC, Law Secretary, President Jammu Bar

13/10/2018
JAMMU, OCT 12: Divi sion Bench of the State High Court comprising Justice Dhiraj Singh Thakur and Justice Sindhu Sharma issued notices to Registrar ...

PIL against collection of parking charges in Court Complex

13/10/2018

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