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NEP will play significant role in making India a knowledge superpower: LG

30/11/2022
JAMMU, Nov 29: The Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha launched key initiatives of National Education Policy-2020 today at an event held at Padma Shri Padma Sachdev Government PG College for Women, Gandhi Nagar. In order to supplement the successful implementation of NEP-2020 in a paperless mode, various digital initiatives have been launched such as, e-Samarth portal, feedback portal, Biometric attendance portal, Sparrow portal, and Annual Transfer Portal to bring transparency and accountability in the department. The Lt Governor underlined that Inter-disciplinary curriculum and multi-disciplinary education are at the heart of National Education policy to train future innovators and leaders. Environmental, scientific, technological transformation & globalisation has increased the pace of socio-economic changes. Problem-based learning will make the students familiar with real-world situations & develop thinking and creativity skills," the Lt Governor said. National Education Polic...

Our criminal justice system can itself be punishment: SC

30/11/2022
NEW DELHI, Nov 29: "The criminal justice system of ours can itself be a punishment", the Supreme Court has observed while discharging three accused i...

DB directs SMC to file affidavit within four weeks in PIL seeking establishment of Industrial area

30/11/2022
JAMMU, Nov 29: In a Public Interest Litigation filed by Inhabitants of Hill view Colony Old Air llege that on account of the establishment of an ...

Srinagar witnesses coldest night of season at minus 2.2 degrees Celsius

30/11/2022
SRINAGAR, Nov 29: Srinagar witnessed the coldest night of this winter as the mercury slipped below freezing point at most places in Kashmir on Mo...

No place for hate speech, demonization in a democracy: NSA

30/11/2022
NEW DELHI, Nov 29: In a democracy there is no place for hate speech, demon-ization and misuse of religion for narrow ends, National Security Advisor ...

AC approves land transfer for different public purposes

APPROVES HR POLICY FOR AWWs & HELPERS

30/11/2022
JAMMU, Nov 29: The Administrative Council (AC) which met here under the chairmanship of the Lieutenant Governor, Manoj Sinha, approved the propos...

HC quashes FIR in rape case

30/11/2022
JAMMU, Nov 29: Justice Rahul Bharti of Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh High Court quashed FIR 23/2022 registered with police station Majalata in rape case...

Two detained after drone covering wedding flies near Raj Bhavan

30/11/2022
JAMMU, Nov 29: Two persons were detained on Monday after the drone they were using to cover a wedding flew near the Raj Bhavan, a designated 'no-fly ...

J&K catching up with one nation one challan system: DGP

30/11/2022
JAMMU, Nov 29: Director General of Police, Dilbag Singh on Tuesday said that 100 percent e-challan system along with the Internet Payment Gateway (IP...

Union govt saved Rs 2 lakh crore by using technology: Sitharaman

30/11/2022
BHOPAL, Nov 29: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday said the Union government has saved Rs 2,00,000 crore by using technology as systems l...

Rahul once advised people against taking COVID-19 vaccine: Shah

30/11/2022
THASRA (Guj), Nov 29: Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Tuesday alleged that Congress leader Rahul Gandhi used to warn people against taking the COVID...

Beekeeping ventures emerging as new hope for J&K youth

30/11/2022
SRINAGAR, Nov 29: Beekeeping ventures across J&K have emerged as epitome of new business among the local unemployed youth. Many people in Jammu and ...

Army kite 'Arjun' trained on preying drones shown in action at Indo-US wargame

30/11/2022
AULI (Uttarakhand), Nov 29: In a first, the Indian Army has trained kites to prey on enemy drones and they were shown in action during the ongoing jo...

Maternal Mortality Ratio dips to 97 in 2018-20 from 130 in 2014-16

30/11/2022
NEW DELHI, Nov 29: Maternal Mortality Ratio has declined from 130 per lakh live births in 2014-16 to 97 per lakh live births in 2018-20, according to...

Metro would not decrease number of cars, making such vehicles expensive like Singapore can: SC

30/11/2022
NEW DELHI, Nov 29: The Supreme Court Tuesday did not agree to the submissions of Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation Ltd that the metro would encourage cit...

Religion does not exist without spirituality: Bhagwat

30/11/2022
PRAYAGRAJ, Nov 29: Sarsanghchalak of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) Dr Mohan Bhagwat on Tuesday said that without spirituality religion does not e...

SC voices anguish over Centre’s delay in clearing names recommended by Collegium

29/11/2022
NEW DELHI, Nov 28: The Supreme Court on Monday expressed anguish over the delay by the Centre in clearing the names recommended by the Collegium for ...

Govt returns 20 files to SC Collegium of appointment of HC judges

29/11/2022
NEW DELHI, Nov 28: The government has asked the Supreme Court Collegium to reconsider 20 files related to the appointment of high court judges, inclu...

JNEG felicitates Kansal, Dardi

29/11/2022
JAMMU, Nov 28: The Jammu Newspapers Editors' Guild (JNEG) organised a function in favour of Rohit Kansal, IAS Principal Secretary to Govt who has...

HC sets aside order of Excise Commissioner, allows petitioner to operate vend by issuing licence in his within two weeks

29/11/2022
JAMMU, Nov 28: Justice Sanjeev Kumar of Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh High Court while allowing two different petitions, set-aside the order of Exci...

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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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Punjab Police arrests 4 including 2 shooters for murdering shopkeeper in Tarn Taran

24/10/2022
Chandigarh, Oct 23: As many as four people, including two shooters, were arrested for murdering a Tarn Taran-based Shopkeeper Gurjant Singh, informed...

SGPC chief demands a ban on Ram Rahim’s activities

24/10/2022
Amritsar, Oct 23: Shiromani Gurdwara Parb-andhak Committee (SGPC) President Harjinder Singh Dhami has termed the activities of convicted Dera Sacha S...

Man held for harassing, extorting money from woman

24/10/2022
New Delhi, Oct 23: A man was arrested for allegedly blackmailing, harassing and extorting Rs 7 lakh from the complainant in exchange for the deletion...

Uttarakhand Govt to develop mythological temples to boost tourism

24/10/2022
Dehradun, Oct 23: Uttarakhand government on Sunday, in a press statement, announced that it will lay focus on the development of mythological temples...

Ayodhya Deepotsav scripts new Guinness World Record by lighting over 15.76 lakh diyas

24/10/2022
Ayodhya, Oct 23: A new Guinness World Record for the 'largest display of oil lamps' was set when more than 15.76 lakh earthen lamps were lit at the '...

DRI officials intercept courier parcel with 1.9 kg drugs at Mumbai’s air cargo complex

24/10/2022
Mumbai, Oct 23: A parcel consisting of narcotic substances that was being smuggled into India in an international courier parcel was intercepted at t...

Saving lives is priority of Delhi Govt, not politics: Delhi minister Gopal Rai on cracker ban

24/10/2022
New Delhi, Oct 23: Amid the row over the ban on firecrackers, Delhi Environ-ment Minister Gopal Rai on Sunday said saving people's lives is the prior...

Forest officials solve mystery of elephant killed in Chattisgarh

24/10/2022
Korba, Oct 23: The team of Katghora forest department on Sunday solved the mystery of a one-year-old elephant allegedly killed and buried in a field ...

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Div Com reviews road clearance mechanism in wake of winter season

01/12/2022
JAMMU, Nov 30: Divisional Commiss-ioner Jammu, Ramesh Kumar, today convened a meeting with R&B Engineers, NHAI and BRO to review mechanism being put ...

DC Jammu conducts extensive tour of Block Samwan of Tehsil Khour, listens to public grievances

Also inaugurates 24x7 e-Library

01/12/2022
JAMMU, Nov 30: To get first-hand account of the public grievances, Deputy Commissioner, Avny Lavasa today conducted an extensive tour of Block Samwan...

Weekly Block Diwas: Mega Public Outreach camps held at 5 locations in Doda

01/12/2022
DODA, Nov 30: To listen to the issues and grievances of the people, Public Outreach Programme was held today at five locations across the district. T...

AOI’s cancer & general health check-up camp at East Constituency inaugurated

01/12/2022
JAMMU, Nov 30: Amer-ican Oncology Institute (AOI) in association with World Cancer Care (WCC) organized a free cancer and general health check-up cam...

DC Rajouri presides over public outreach camp at Nowshera

01/12/2022
RAJOURI, Nov 30: As a part of ongoing Jan Abhiyan under My Town My Pride, Deputy Comm-issioner Rajouri, Vikas Kundal today held a Public Outreach Cam...

Abhay composes music for International ABU Festival 2022

01/12/2022
JAMMU, Nov 30: Music Maestro Abhay Rustum Sopori has composed the Title music for the prestigious International ABU TV Song Festival 2022. India was ...

Social issues on top priority of BJP: Sat

Sat Sharma, Ashwani, Baru listen public grievances

01/12/2022
JAMMU, Nov 30: Social issues on top priority of BJP, which aims to provide succor to the masses with every measure, stated Sat Sharma, while listenin...

Govt UPS Pershulla organizes National Youth Parliament

01/12/2022
DODA, Nov 30: Government Upper Primary School Pershulla organized National Youth Parliament (Kishore Sabha) in which District Development Council (DD...

OP-ED News

Undertaking infrastructural development works

01/12/2022
The UT Government has directed that the departments should utilize Government land for construction of projects and undertaking infrastructural devel...

Today, India commences its G20 Presidency

01/12/2022
The previous 17 Presidencies of the G20 delivered significant results - for ensuring macro-economic stability, rationalising international taxation, ...

Implementation of Research Findings should be mandatory

01/12/2022
An effective, relevant, and quality research program is crucial to a nation's development. UGC, New Delhi recently reformed Ph.D. regulations, which ...

Role of a leading power

30/11/2022
India is all set to assume the G20 presidency on December 1. The G20 reflects an emerging world order by bringing the G7 together with other major ec...

When compassion becomes a myth

30/11/2022
The epic Mahabharata gave a detailed version of male atrocity on a woman who was dragged to the court of the Kauravas while all her five husbands sto...

Rich tribute to versatile actor Vikram Gokhale

30/11/2022
A veteran of the industry and one of the most versatile actors Vikram Gokhale who has predominantly worked in the Hindi and Marathi film industries, ...

How to prepare for JEE & NEET simultaneously

Planning to Appear for Both Medical and Engineering Entrance

30/11/2022
JEE and NEET are the common & most-sought streams among students after Class 10th. But at the same time, there are some cases where a majority of stu...

The Woman Who Founded World’s First University “Fatima Al-Fihri”

30/11/2022
When thinking of the oldest universities in the world, probably the first ones that come to most people's minds are Oxford and Bologna, but according...

Legal Section

DB directs SMC to file affidavit within one weeks

01/12/2022
Jammu, Nov 30: In a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) about the menace of dog bites particularly, those having rabies, A Division Bench of Jammu & Kas...

Not permissible to examine question papers and answer sheets and substitute its opinion in place of PSC holds HC

Exam of Inspector in Excise and Comm Tax deptt where petitioner found cheating, failed

21/11/2022
Srinagar, Nov 20: The High Court of J&K and Ladakh at Jammu comprising of Justice Wasim Sadiq Nargal dismissed a writ petition on various reasons and...

Court rejects bail of two Burma residents in human trafficking case

20/11/2022
Jammu, Nov 19: City Judge Jammu Pooja Raina today rejected the bail application of Mohammad Yasin and Asmida both residents of Burma who was arrested...

Court rejects bail of DySP in graft case

20/11/2022
Jammu, Nov 19: Special Judge Anti-corruption Jammu Tahir Khurshid Raina While rejecting bail application of Virender Singh Dy SP Crime Branch who was...

Court rejects bail application of mother-in-law in dowry death case

20/11/2022
Jammu, Nov 19: Excise Magistrate Jammu Umesh Sharma today rejected the bail application in dowry death case of one Sudesh Kumari mother-in-law of one...

Writ Petition challenging construction of Road from Thanna Mandi to Poonch; HC directs to consider representation of Bufliaz residents

17/11/2022
Jammu, Nov 17: The High Court of J&K and Ladakh comprising of Justice Wasim Sadiq Nargal has in a petition filed by residents of Bufliaz directed to ...

DB directs PS HU&D to file affidavit in compliance of Court direction

17/11/2022
JAMMU, Nov 16: A Division Bench of Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh High Court Comprising Chief Justice Ali Mohammad Magrey and Justice Vinod Chatterji Kou...

Unauthorized occupant of the State land has no right to seek a mandamus against the JDA to restrain it from fencing the land which is legally vested: DB

15/11/2022
Jammu, Nov 14: The Division Bench of Jammu & Kashmir High Court Comprising Justice Sanjeev Kumar and Justice Rajesh Sekri holds that unauthorized occ...

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