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Cong looking for support outside India: Modi

>>>Takes dig at Congress for NC’s boycott of JK Civic Polls

BHOPAL, Sep 25: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday accused Congress of looking for support outside the country, in a veiled reference to Pakistan whose former minister recently tweeted in favour of Rahul Gandhi. In an apparent reference to the corruption allegations over the Rafale fighter deal, he accused the Congress of indulging in mud-slinging against the government, saying the opposition party found it easier than debating issues like development. Addressing a rally here in poll-bound Madhya Pradesh along with BJP chief Amit Shah, Modi also slammed vote-bank politics and the practice of triple talaq while targeting the Congress party. The Congress has been reduced from 440 seats in the Lok Sabha to 44 seats due its "arrogance" but it is still not ready to introspect or correct itself, he said. "What a condition the 125-year-old Congress been reduced to! Nothing remains in the Congress... You need to look for the Congress party with a microscope now," he said at the rally...

2 terrorists eliminated in Sopore encounter

SRINAGAR, Sep 25: Police and Security Forces during the preceding night jointly launched a search operation based on credible inputs about the presen...

Jammu Bar Association welcomes Chief Justice Mittal

JAMMU, Sep 25: J&K High Court Bar Association Jammu today organized an impressive function to welcome the Chief Justice Kumari Gita Mittal, Justice S...

DGP meets Governor

SRINAGAR, Sep 25: Dilbagh Singh, DGP J&K, accompanied by Swayam Prakash Pani, IGP Kashmir, met Governor Satya Pal Malik at the Raj Bhavan here today....

DGP takes stock of security situation in state

SRINAGAR, Sep 25: DGP Dilbag Singh Tuesday directed his men to formulate deployment plans keeping in view the sensitivity of an area and the security...

Adequate security measures to ensure free, fair polls: CS

>>>Elected Municipal, Panchayat Bodies to get Rs 4335 cr for development; Guv’s rule not about deciding Art-35A; Number of resignations of SPOs ‘negligible’

Srinagar, Sep 25: The government Tuesday said it has taken adequate security measures to ensure free and fair polls to urban local bodies and panchay...

Samba Rape Case: Judgment in Talib’s bail application deferred again for 3rd time listed for Oct 4

SAMBA, Sep 25: Mr. R.K Wattal Sessions Judge postponed the Judgment in Talib Hussain's Bail application and directed to be listed on Oct. 4th. Mr. A....

India a free society, successfully lifting millions out of poverty: Trump tells UN

UNITED NATIONS, Sep 25: US President Donald Trump on Tuesday called India a "free society" and lauded its efforts to lift millions of its citizens ou...

Biswas to hold charge of Transport Commissioner

SRINAGAR, Sep 25: As per the order issued by the GAD, Saugat Biswas, Special Secretary, Information Technology (IT) Depart-ment, holding additional c...

Group Mediclaim Health Insurance Scheme to be launched from Oct 1

SRINAGAR, Sep 25: The Finance Department today asked all Drawing and Disbursing Officers (DDO's) to ensure that the details of the employees are uplo...

Govt reconstitutes Committee to address issues concerning AIIMSs, 5 New Medical Colleges

SRINAGAR, Sep 25: The Governor's administration today accorded sanction to the reconstitution of a High-Level Committee to address all the issues rel...

More facts on Rafale deal will be out soon: Rahul

AMETHI (UP), Sep 25: Congress president Rahul Gandhi said Tuesday more facts on the Rafale fighter deal will be out soon, while telling the youth in ...

NC spokesperson quits party, to contest civic polls

SRINAGAR, Sep 25: National Conference (NC) spokesperson Junaid Azim Mattu resigned from the party on Tuesday over its decision to boycott the upcomin...

Landslide blocks circular road, clearance operation begins

Jammu, Sep 25: The circular road along the banks of river Tawi in Jammu city was closed for traffic Tuesday following a massive landslide, official...

NC calls upon India, Pak to restart dialogue process to find solution to all issues

SRINAGAR, Sep 25: The National Conference (NC) Tuesday called upon India and Pakistan to restart a sustained and uninterrupted dialogue process to fi...

Terrorism in Kashmir is Pakistan sponsored: Rajnath

#Govt ready for talks with ‘everyone’ on Kashmir issue

LUCKNOW, Sep 24: Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday said the government is "ready to talk to everyone" over the Kashmir issue, while asserting tha...

Pakistan’s ‘one-trick pony’ act on Kashmir has no resonance in UN: India

New York, Sep 24: With Pakistan expected to rake up the Kashmir issue during the high-level UN General Assembly session this week, India said a "one-...

Five of family killed as landslide buries mud house in Doda

#29 rescued in Kathua after flash floods, Jammu-Srinagar highway opened for traffic

JAMMU, Sep 24: Five members of a family, including three minors, were killed on Monday when their mud house was buried under debris after a landslide...

Justice Magrey reviews arrangements of State Level Mediation Training Workshop

#Justice Sanjay Kishan Koul to inaugurate 3-day workshop at SKICC on Oct 5

SRINAGAR, Sep 24: Justice Ali Mohammad Magrey, Judge JK High Court, today chaired a meeting to finalize the arrangements regarding 3-day State Level ...

Seema files nomination from Ward No 24

Jammu, Sep 24: Shiv Sena candidate Mrs Seema Sawhney today filed nomination papers for the ULB polls from Ward No 24 Jammu West. President Shiv Sena...

World News

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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...

Business News



Rupani joins cleanliness campaign at civic hospital

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

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

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

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...

5 Pb ministers dub Phoolka’s threat to quit as ‘attempt to obstruct justice’

Chandigarh, Sep 2: Five senior Punjab ministers Sunday termed as an "attempt to obstruct course of justice" the AAP leader H S Phoolka's threat to qu...

Case against Vadra, Hooda will be thoroughly investigated: Khattar

Chandigarh, Sep 2: The case registered against Congress leader Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra and former chief minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda...

Kumar likely to contest from Begusarai on CPI ticket

Patna, Sep 2: Former Jawaharlal Nehru University Students Union president Kanhaiya Kumar is likely to contest the 2019 Lok Sabha election from Begusa...

Phoolka’s 15-day ultimatum for Badal’s arrest a “political gimmick”: SAD

Chandigarh, Sep 2: Opposition SAD on Sunday dubbed AAP leader H S Phoolka's 15-day ultimatum to the Punjab government to arrest former chief minister...


Ganai for harnessing talent of special children

Jammu, Sept 25: Advisor to Governor, Khurshid Ahmad Ganai today said that the specially-abled students have hidden talent which needs to be harnessed...

Chairperson J&K Accountability Commission meets Governor

SRINAGAR, Sep 25: Justice (Retd.) B.A. Khan, Chairperson, State Acco-untability Comm-ission, met Governor Satya Pal Malik at the Raj Bhavan today and...

Tourism Department ropes in CoRover connect to innovate tourism in J&K

Jammu, Sep 25: With a mission to provide safe, convenient and fun-filled travel experiences to the visitors and to increase tourist influx into Jammu...

“Display Your Talent-2018-19”: Skit competition held on Day 11

Jammu Sep 25: The competition of Skit was held today at 'Display Your Talent-2018-19' organized by the Department of Students Welfare, University of ...

Declamation contest on “Truth and Non Violence” organized at GDC RS Pura

Jammu, Sept 25: NSS Unit of Government Degree College R.S. Pura under the supervision of Dr. Namita Singh, NSS Programme officer under the guidance o...

BJP will sweep civic polls in J&K: Raina

Jammu, Sept 25: Large number of well-wishers and supporters of BJP accompanied the candidates for filing their nomination papers. There was euphoria ...

West Pakistan Refugees delegation meets Dr Jitendra; discusses compensation issues

NEW DELHI, Sep 25: A delegation of West Pakistan Refugee Action Committee, led by its President Labha Ram Gandhi, met the Union Minister of State (I...

KVK Poonch organizes debate competition

POONCH, Sept 25: Kris hi Vigyan Kendra, Poonch of Sher-e-Kashmir Unive rsity of Agricultural Sciences & technology of Jammu organized a Debate cum P...

OP-ED News

Agreement on Shahpur Kandi dam project

After a long wait of nearly four decades, the Jammu and Kashmir and Punjab Governments, on the intervention of Prime Minister's Office (PMO), today f...

AIIMS site of all encumbrances

Finally, the site for construction of All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) at Vijaypur in Samba district has been cleared of all encumbran...

Shortfall of water

After being dropped by the Asian Development Bank (ADB), about five years ago, the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JAICA) funded Chenab drink...

Construction of bunkers yet to begin

Despite repeated directions from the Union Ministry of Home Affairs, construction of individual and community bunkers for the people living along Int...

Benefit of Social Security Schemes

A major scandal has surfaced in the Social Welfare Department whereby benefit of Social Security Schemes is being extended to the large number of ine...

Planning development in Patnitop

Despite High Court's serious concern over unabated encroachments and illegal constructions, the Government is finding it difficult to ensure planned ...

Boosting infra development

With a view to providing fillip to the developmental activities across the State, the State Administrative Council (SAC) which met few days back unde...

Unauthorized occupants

Going tough, the Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly Secretariat is all set to get the Legislators' Hostels in both the capital cities evicted fro...

Legal Section

LMD books vendors for labelling violations

SRINAGAR, Sept 25: Field executives of Legal Metrology Department (LMD) today booked various business vendors in Sanant Nagar and Rawalpora areas of...

PHE Employees, Diploma Engineers Association call on Secy PHE

SRINAGAR, Sept 25: Kashmir PHE Employees Federation and Diploma Engineer Mechanical Association Kashmir Tuesday called on Secretary PHE, I&FC and Dis...

HC set-aside conviction of Income Tax Official, Ors

JAMMU, Sept 25: In an appeal filed by against the judgment of CBI court whereby CBI Court convicted 10 accused including income tax official, Justice...

PIL seeking establishment of Modern Slaughter Houses in Jammu & Kashmir

DB to take call on slaughters houses on Oct 16

JAMMU, Sept 24: Divis ion Bench of the State High Court comprising Justice Dhiraj Singh Thakur and Justice Sanjay Kumar Gupta directed the listing of...

PIL against Sale of Substandard Drugs

DB seeks ATR

JAMMU, Sept 22: In a Public Interest Litigation against sale of Sub-Standard Drugs, A Division Bench of the state High Court Comprising Chief Justice...

DB directives in PIL regarding better facilities in Hospitals

JAMMU, Sept 22: In a Public Interest Litigation filed by S Ravinder Singh regarding better facilities in Govt Hospital, A Division Bench of the State...

DB directives in illegal brick-kiln case

JAMMU, Sept 20: In a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) highlighting degradation of environment due to the activities of brick kilns, Division Bench ...

PIL seeking direction to prevent environmental degradation and deforestation by construction of 11 hydro electric power

DB grants four weeks time to file objection

JAMMU, Sept 19: In a Public Interest Litigation filed by Ghulam Rasool Magrey seeking directions to the respondents to prevent environmental degrada...


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